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by Allbilt
22 Nov 2018 18:29
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

No overheating issues at all, she runs cool even at 120 up a mountain pass with a 3 ton loaded trailer, my space is limited, my 2 batteries took the aircleaner's space.
by Allbilt
19 Nov 2018 15:31
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

The Conversion is almost done, i have been driving it for 4 months now, we need to tie up a few small things like the speedo and rev counter calibration, the aircon is almost done and then i need to build a proper aircleaner system. The fuel pin, intercooler etc. that was planned is not going to hap...
by Allbilt
19 Nov 2018 15:22
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

The Cummins has been going for a few months now, for the first time in many years i own a car with no price tag :biggrin: :biggrin:
by Allbilt
14 May 2018 13:56
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

thanks Thinus, i'll build the mounts tonight, will pst some more pics
by Allbilt
14 May 2018 09:04
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

I re-started the prject at last, i had to leave it for more than a year, it is in it's correct spot, i am busy with mounts, what is the trick to upload pics?
by Allbilt
02 Feb 2017 18:53
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

Ok, since my last post i did a TD 42 swop, what a breeze, everything fits and works perfect, but it is a TD 42, there are many around and it was no challenge so i went and bought a Cummins 6BT anyway, stripped it and started the mods. The sump will get proper baffles to sort out the angle problem, K...
by Allbilt
13 Jan 2017 16:53
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

Some minor clearance issues, nothing a grinder can't solve. :lol:
by Allbilt
13 Jan 2017 14:09
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

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The first few measurements done...
by Allbilt
12 Jan 2017 10:01
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Re: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

I've been in the conversion business for 27 years and my dad before that, most conversions are done more for passion and pleasure than rands and cents, some of my friends spend 100K or more per year to chase little balls over large lawns, to me it makes less sense, i'll spend mine on my vehicles. Be...
by Allbilt
11 Jan 2017 20:40
Forum: 09. Engines
Topic: Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop
Replies: 36
Views: 7418

Y61 4500EFI / Cummins 6BT swop

I had my mind set on this conversion, but after speaking to Tinus, i'm not so sure, what say you clever okes?? :helpsign:

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