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Are 24 valve Cummins good?

Cummins 5.9 24v Reliability Outside of the fuel system, the 5.9 24v is a very reliable engine. The engine internals such as the pistons, rod, and crankshaft will last a lifetime and can hold up beyond 500,000 miles.

How much HP does a 03 Cummins have?

2003 3rd generation Cummins trucks produce 305 horsepower and 555 lb-ft of torque.

How does redex DPF Cleaner Work?

It removes soot from the car’s exhaust by trapping it in the filter, but it can become blocked and be expensive to repair. Redex DPF Cleaner lowers the temperature the soot burns at, meaning it burns away during normal driving without you having to get your engine very hot.

What does code p242f mean in engine computer?

What Does Code P242F Mean? The engine computer (PCM) monitors the amount of soot in the aftertreatment system, also known as the Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF). This system is more commonly thought of as a catalytic converter however, it actually traps small soot particles and holds them until they can be heated up, burned and turned into ash.

When to change the DPF code p242f?

Code P242F will set when the soot / ash levels in the aftertreatment diesel particulate filter system have went beyond the most severe possible. Correction requires DPF replacement.

What does p242f mean in diesel particulate filter?

On rare occasions, when I have discovered a stored P242F code, it has meant that the powertrain control module (PCM) has detected a level of ash restriction in the diesel particulate filter (DPF) deemed to be restrictive. This code is used exclusively in diesel powered vehicles.

How big is the Cummins engine on a Dodge Ram?

There has been a lot of misconceptions and misinformation posted on different threads about the regeneration process on the Dodge Ram Pick-Up with the Cummins 6. 7 liter engine. In an effort to try to correct this misinformation is the reason for this post.