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Birken Vogt's Recent Activity

  1. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Memories for us old truckers.

    That is why I was confused, I think that General was listed as an 82 or 84 or something? So how did it wind up with a 00 engine?

    Sep 18, 2019 at 9:19 PM
  2. Birken Vogt replied to the thread D8H queations..

    If water was going in the engine it would not be loose. The rings would have rusted to the jugs by now.

    Sep 18, 2019 at 7:10 PM
  3. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Memories for us old truckers.

    How many years did they make these achy breaky bored out 71 before they beefed up the 92 properly?

    Sep 18, 2019 at 4:57 PM
  4. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Memories for us old truckers.

    OK, I have never heard of a double O 92. What does that mean and what is wrong with it? What are the general specs on that model?

    Sep 18, 2019 at 4:21 AM
  5. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Lets see your "ultimate" service truck!.

    That seemed to be the wisdom around here too, lots of fleets went to gas engines for a while but I am starting to notice a lot more...

    Sep 17, 2019 at 5:53 PM
  6. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Need to find a used/reman cylinder for Cat 426.

    For what it is worth I have used Vintage Parts for other manufacturers and found them nice and helpful to deal with. I had to have my...

    Sep 17, 2019 at 3:48 AM
  7. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Lets see your "ultimate" service truck!.

    We lost turbos as well as everything else. Don't remember any more. It never even made it out of warranty.

    Sep 16, 2019 at 3:20 AM
  8. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Lets see your "ultimate" service truck!.

    How has the engine been on the 08? We had one from similar year and couldn't get rid of that albatross fast enough. Engine was a...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 1:40 AM
  9. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Thunderbird Yarders, Loaders, and Etc from the Murray's in Eugene Oregon.

    "No delicate computer chips here...you can fix it yourself"

    Sep 15, 2019 at 4:11 AM
  10. Birken Vogt replied to the thread rb auction.

    Fourth, you have to figure in the buyer's premium.

    Sep 14, 2019 at 3:27 PM
  11. Birken Vogt replied to the thread Buying older dump.

    If you pay a shop to fix your stuff generally you have to be after a certain guy to work on it, not the business name on the sign over...

    Sep 12, 2019
  12. Birken Vogt replied to the thread X15, dual pipes & muffler delete?.

    I kind of suspect he is speaking in coded language here. If he is you guys might be missing the point of his question.

    Sep 12, 2019