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Why do people think Dodge Cummins is so great???

Everybody I know that has a Dodge Cummins thinks its the best thing since sliced bread!! I wuz just curious as to what there thinking is on this particular subject and why they think they have alot of power!! I mean a Ford Powerstroke has 3 times as much power and will last just as long. Please Dodge guys tell me how you became so brainwashed!!

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    all u are looking for is some one too make u feel beter for buying a ford that needs alot more repaires than cummins because they leak oil and dont run worth the dam. the power stroke is a international engine.


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Get outa here power choke when your sittin on the side of the road ill haul you your payload and mine if your front bumper dont fall off cummins is right there in power with 2 less cylinders get better mileage and are more reliable and if you want more than that ill bring a v10 VW toureg with 550 lbs at stock software levels CAPABLE OF OVER 1000 LBS

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    I worked at a large cu mine and asked the light duty mech for his veiws on the powerstroke as that is what we bought for pickups and he told me honestly the ones he wasn\'t working on he was ripping out and replacing under warrentee said the old 7.3 was a good engine but the powerstroke was a piece


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Three times the power? HOW DID "YOU" GET SO BRAINWASHED? They have almost the same torque and horse power with 1/3 less weight, and 3 to 8 mpg better. Without the extra turbo...nufsaid...

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