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Cummins 5.9 6B


Young and Sons have been manufacturing and building high quality diesel engines all across the nation for the past 65 years. At our 60,000 square foot Indianapolis facility, our mechanics do all of the work on our Cummins engines in house. There is no need for a middleman, this family owned business keeps all of its work in one facility. The beauty of keeping our work all under one facility is when you buy a Cummins engine from us, you will be speaking to staff who are familiar with these engines and who worked on them directly. This makes life easier for everyone involved.

Our engine mechanics have continuous training to ensure they are up to date on all the changes in the engine industry. Our mechanics profusely work on Cummins engines. If you are looking for good quality engine with low miles, we have a large variety to choose from. All of our Cummins diesel engines and parts are tested by our mechanics to ensure they are of the highest quality and will provide the highest caliber of performance.

Cummins 5.9 6B Engine Stats

In 1984, the Cummins 6BT was introduced as an application in Case agricultural equipment. The Cummins B Series is a family of American straight-four, straight-6 diesel truck and industrial piston engines. One of Cummins most popular engine is the 5.9 liters straight-six motors. (Cummins 5.9 6B Engine) In 1989, this engine gained popularity from being used in the Dodge Ram. The Cummins 5.9 6B was a strong competitor and continues to be so today.

The Cummins 5.9 6B Engine Series is used in:

– Pickup Trucks
– Military Vehicles
– Buses
– Construction Equipment
– Industrial Vehicles
-Over the Road

Cummins 5.9 6B Engine is Limitless

The 12v Cummins, which internally is know as the 6BT has limitless performance when equipped with the P1700 mechanical injection pump. This engine is set apart because of the use of the shallow one-piece head and having engine bores machined directly into the block. The 5.9 engine uses a heater grid which is mounted beneath the air horn. This method is different then the standard glow plug system and aids in cold starting.

Contact Us Today for More Information on the Cummins 5.9 6B Engine

Feel free to contact us at and one of our staff at Young and Son’s if you have any questions about the Cummins 5.9 6B Engine or any other engines. Please fill out the contact form for a free quote on any of our engines. You can reach use directly at (317) 263-0960.

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