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I Am a Diesel Mechanic

For diesel mechanics/technicians from Caterpillar to John Deere and everything in between 46 People

    I Need A Deisel Mechanic

    i have a 953 cat and have some questions for anyone that can help
    allyb2005 allyb2005 22-25 2 Responses Jul 24, 2010

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    Oops

    I acciently put 1 gallon of unleaded in a deisel engine the rest of the tank is deisel what will happen
    ooops2 ooops2 31-35 Feb 1, 2013

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    Career Opportunity

      Diesel Mechanic Apprenticeship Paarl R15 000 – R20 000 ctc pm negotiable on experience 5+ yrs experience in the construction industry.   Join a professional team with more than 15 yrs experience in the civil construction industry. Clients in the private...
    Recruit Recruit 31-35 2 Responses Jul 2, 2009

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    The More I Know, The More I Know I Don't Know.

    My instructors favorite saying when I took Diesel Electric in Pocatello Idaho. Really enjoy the work and like the diversity that Diesel Electric gives me. I love to troubleshoot most of the time, and electrical is usually cleaner than diesel work, but once in a while it's nice to...
    tomwhite45 tomwhite45 51-55 Feb 28, 2012

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    I Am A Diesel Machanic

    I have a 1998 chevy 3500 6.5L Diesel my pump went bad, I removed everything to get to the  pump 3  bolts holding pump removed bolts pump moved out about 1/4" than stoped it will not come out seems like something is holding it ? looked at new pump it looks...
    zitro zitro 56-60 2 Responses Nov 1, 2010

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    Diesel Fuel In The Crankcase Deutz Dfp6-2012-c15

    Looking for someone with experience with this engine. Deutz DFP6-2012-C15. This is a fire pump engine that I serviced last week for the first time since it was installed new. The oil sample report came back today with 27% diesel fuel in the engine oil. The diesel fuel tank is...
    tomwhite45 tomwhite45 51-55 3 Responses Feb 28, 2012

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    Diesel Experiences

    I have only worked on a few diesel engines over the past 40 or so years of my mechanical life, mainly  tractors, an irrigation rig and recently my 5.9 Cummins motor home. So, you see I am more of an enthusiast than a regular diesel mechanic.  I am very...
    carztech carztech 61-65, M 1 Response Apr 10, 2010

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    And I Love It!!

     I wouldn't even call myself a mechanic because I forget SO MUCH that when somebody actually asks me something, I go blank and don't know what to say.  Maybe because I don't have a lot of experience yet. But just getting under a machine or truck is incredible...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech 22-25, F 11 Responses Jan 25, 2009

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    Job Opportunity

    Great job opportunity guys!! We are hiring Caterpillar and Komatsu certified diesel technicians to go over to Perth Australia and work. We sponsor your visa, and all accommodations are provided!! Starting pay is $45.00 an hour, but can go up to $60.00 an hour. If you are anyone...
    sbrantley0506 sbrantley0506 26-30, F Oct 24, 2012

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    1993 6.5 Turbo Diesel

    I have a 1993 6.5 turbo diesel when I rev it up sitting still it blows out white smoke out the tail pipe
    Jedmisten Jedmisten 41-45 1 Response May 19, 2013

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    Inexperience Talking

    I look back now and this is funny, but at the time it wasn't so much. I was working as a service manager and was out of town on vaction. The owner had recently hired a new mechanic ignoring my input. One of our rental generators had failed on a jobsite with low oil pressure, so...
    tomwhite45 tomwhite45 51-55 1 Response Feb 29, 2012

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    soransaleem soransaleem 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    I drive 35k a year.So,I do have some idea of why a car breaks down.But,my boss always comes to me to find out what is wrong with his jeep.This winter,i told him he got water in the...
    jammernichtful jammernichtful 51-55, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    theshortgirl theshortgirl 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    So I'm this 46 yr old guy , a bad *** Mr fix it ..hard to believe I started out as a stupid young wanna be lawn mover mechanic at 18 ...was swinging wrenches on Chevy Monte Carlo...
    joophomme joophomme 46-50, M Apr 5

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    Ford Introduces New Work Trucks Singapore - At the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis, Ford revealed its 2016 F-650 and F-750 medium-duty vocational trucks with a new engine and...
    willh00p3r willh00p3r 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    A mechanic was removing a cylinder head from the motor of a Harley motorcycle when he spotted a well-known heart surgeon in his shop. The surgeon was there, waiting for the service...
    Rusham Rusham 66-70, M 2 Responses Mar 23

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    Out of shock, I dropped the knife I was holding and didn't even blink when it clanked to the wooden floor. He looked worried. “Um. Excuse me? Our tour bus broke down and we need...
    xXxWildOnexXx xXxWildOnexXx 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    A Lexus mechanic was removing a cylinder head from the motor of a LS460 when he spotted a well-known cardiologist in his shop. The cardiologist was there waiting for the service...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Mar 28

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    " The marijuana trick " I DO NOT TAKE CREDIT FOR THIS. SIMPLY SHARING THE INFORMATION.And I will raise up for them a plant of renown, and they shall be no more consumed with hunger...
    Hiddenheart101 Hiddenheart101 56-60, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    One day in tamilnadu I was in my house when suddenly door bell ringed I opened the door and it was Anushka shetty she said my car has broke down and she has called mechanic but she...
    cashi43 cashi43 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I just got a death threat from a Christian-pro lifer on here. They told me they are going to find me and kill me. It was a person named sexy sour diesel 420<--- I put the user's...
    maryshouldofaborted maryshouldofaborted 26-30, F 7 Responses Mar 27

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    There is something stirring about being out in NY Harbor on a boat late at night. Manhattan a stones throw away, obviously alive, pulsing and vibrant but seemingly silent as the...
    TurnupTruck TurnupTruck 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I bought it when my wife and I moved on to our acreage for ploughing snow off of the long driveway and odd jobs around the place. Without a doubt one of life's sweetest pleasures...
    Motoantiquarian Motoantiquarian 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    I love my dog....diesel. He's a handful and has "people" eyes
    platinumkash platinumkash 36-40, M 3 Responses Apr 2

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    Just watched the Fast and Furious 7, and it was a great film. And the last part? It made me teared up, Paul Walker will always be in our hearts, we fans that made it possible since...
    Jaisz Jaisz 18-21, F Apr 6

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    So I watched Fast 7 on Saturday and it's easily the best in series. I just love how the films now realise how stupid and over the top they were and now they just embraced it, and...
    NathanJD NathanJD 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I often do. Summer is almost here, that's time to get the VW diesel out of storage, throw a few clothes in a bag, tell my current partner lets go and leave for a road trip. Not...
    webbrowser webbrowser 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    Check this interview out with Vin Diesel
    DiamantesAndDiamonds DiamantesAndDiamonds 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    Yeah. You could say a lot of things about my Mom. Well now I can. She's dead,so it's easier. Mom was an old time belived when it came to disciplining her children. "Spare the rod...
    lifeisforfree lifeisforfree 66-70, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    For me it's all about emergence. I think of emergence as things that are surrounded by intentionally designed things, but that in and of themselves are spontaneous. Like the...
    SilverSearching SilverSearching 26-30, M Mar 21

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    1. My name is dale 2. I'm 18 3. I'm a level 3 apprentice in HGV mechanics 4. I live in London 5. My dad brought me up 6. I love my job 7. I'm around 6ft 3 8. I like my own space 9...
    marshy96 marshy96 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    this mechanic that's looking at my van has tattoos all over him he has some women's name on his face!!
    bluesnowball bluesnowball 31-35, F Mar 23

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    Ever since I got my driving license I've loved driving, and I'm a lorry mechanic and driving them is so fun
    marshy96 marshy96 18-21, M Mar 23

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      first of all, thank you for letting me share my experience... I have been married for 14 years now. My wife and I have two sons aged 12 and 8. We haven't made love or had...
    charlie202 charlie202 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    Mike & The Mechanics - The living Years
    JosephSpartanCrimson JosephSpartanCrimson 26-30, M Mar 26

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    Pillow talk in bed last night... Me: I think that having sex should be a time to connect intimately on a deeply personal level with your partner My H: Only women would think that...
    SafetyNotGuaranteed SafetyNotGuaranteed 46-50, F 12 Responses Mar 26

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    My current project, blueprint style mechanical rendition of a human heart
    RedMarcher RedMarcher 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 26

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    In spite of all the advanced mechanical technology and computer controls, the major problem with automobiles has yet to be solved, that loose nut behind the wheel!
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 5 Responses Mar 27

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    I am awake today. I was able to wake up at nine a.m. I got ready. I was supposed to go see my doctor today if I was awake. I had to cancel the past two or three times due to my...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Mar 28

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    Mike & The Mechanics - Hanging by a thread, 1985
    TooMuchTimeOnMyHands TooMuchTimeOnMyHands 41-45, M Mar 29

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