Young & Sons Detroit Diesel Engines


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6BT Cummins

Experienced Diesel Engine Company

Young and Sons is one of the most experienced diesel engine companies around. We have over 65 years of experience working on diesel engines. Our company was started in Indianapolis and we now service people all across the United States and other countries.  All of work is performed in house, therefore, when you work with our diesel engine company, you are only working with our staff. This eliminates the headache of dealing with multiple people to get the job done.

We offer a variety of types of engines for a large selection of industries. Caterpillar, Cummins, Detroit, Ford, International, Isuzu, Perkins, Mack, Mercedes and Volvo. Whatever type of engine you are looking for, we will find it for you.

Cummins Engines

One of our popular brands of engines that we carry is the 6BT Cummins. Cummins have been one of the most prominent diesel engine companies since 1919. These engines are known for their durability, dependability and they deliver the highest productivity within many industries. Cummins engines are built to last and suitable for many customers around the globe.

Cummins engines power nearly every type of vehicle and equipment on earth.

• Agriculture
• 18 Wheelers
• Construction
• Drilling
• Mining
• Defense
• Construction
• Power Generation
• Rail
• Full line of recreational and commercial Industrial Diesels
• Oil and Gas engine
• Off-Highway Engines
• Military

Variety of Cummins Engines For Sale

We offer a variety of Cummins engines for sale at Young and Sons. One of our most popular is the 6BT Cummins. This engine is a reliable engine with many features that are appealing to consumers. The 6BT Cummins was first used in 1984 for agricultural equipment. In 1989, they teamed up with Dodge to offer an engine for pick up trucks. This developed a huge growth in the popular engine, since it was a good alternative to gasoline.

6BT Cummins features

6BT Cummins is a 5.9L inline-6. These engines are similar to the inline 6, which is used in jeep models. The 6BT has an iron cylinder block and head. That is what makes these engines extremely strong. Diesel engines are great for towing heavy equipment. The 6BT Cummins has the power you need to get your towing done. They also can push a horsepower of 160 – 215 hp and last for hundreds of thousands of miles.

5.9L 12V Cummins Specs

Year in production: 1989 – 1998

Cylinder: Inline 6 cylinder

Displacement: 359 cubic inches

Liters: 5 Liters

Injection: Direct Injection

Weight: 1,100 lbs dry

Oil: 12 quarts

Horsporse: 160 – 215 HP

Torque: 400 – 440lb

When purchasing a diesel engine for a truck, torque is important and what matters. These engines have had increased torque since being built. These Cummins engines are overall an awesome engine to purchase. 6BT Cummins is a reliable engine that is fully mechanical and easy to swap out.

Why Choose our Diesel Engine Company for your 6BT Cummins

  • 65 years of experience in the diesel engine industry
  • We ship both national and globally
  • Large in house facility of 65,000 square foot facility
  • A family owned and operated local company
  • Variety of diesel engines, new, used and rebuild in stock
  • We offer a large selection of parts at our Indianapolis location
  • Quick turn around time set in place
  • We eliminate the middle man

Looking for Diesel Engine Parts?

We not only sell used, new and rebuild diesel engines, we are also a full service machine shop. If you live in or around the Indianapolis area, feel free to reach out to us to help with your diesel engine needs. We also offer a large selection of parts for sale. Whether you are looking for used, new or rebuilt parts, we have an option for you. Our company offers competitive pricing and house an experienced staff to be able to answer any of your questions about 6BT Cummins engines or any of our parts. All of our engine parts are inspected and ready to use once they arrive at your location.

We offer:
• Gaskets
• Alternators
• Starters
• ECMs
• Hydraulic pumps
• Engine kits
• Linkage components
• Turbo chargers
• Wire harnesses
• Much more

Contact us to Learn More About our 6BT Cummins

If you would like a free quote, please fill out this contact form with as much information as possible. 6BT Cummins is one of the most popular engines out there. It is a reliable engine, full of horsepower to fulfill your needs. With over 65 years in the industry, we are knowledgable and an experienced company to meet all of your diesel engine needs. We offer quick turn around time on our engines and we do our best to work within your budget. We would love the opportunity to work with you on all of your 6BT Cummins engine needs.


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