How many horsepower does a Cummins motorhome have?

How many horsepower does a Cummins motorhome have?

With engines rated from 300 hp to more than 605 hp, Cummins offers power and reliability for every type of motorhome on the market. X15 The most popular heavy-duty engine in North America, the X15 is capable of powering premium motorhomes of any size with up to 605 hp and 1950 lb-ft of peak torque.

Which is better a Cummins motorhome or an RV?

Owners of Cummins-powered motorhomes enjoy peace of mind, knowing they can confidently tow a vehicle and handle steep hills. Plus, the longevity and performance of Cummins engines routinely translate to much higher resale value than comparable gasoline-powered RVs.

Where can I get maintenance done on my Cummins RV?

For more maintenance information before you hit the road this spring, refer to your Cummins Owner’s Manual or go to For customers that prefer expert maintenance done by Cummins professionals, stop by one of our 45 Coach Care facilities or 150 other distributor locations.

What makes a Winnebago a good travel trailer?

Spacious quality. Nimble reliability. Made for adventurers who want to share what the open road has to offer. Winnebago’s accessibility enhanced line makes adventure possible, and enjoyment a given. Experience the freedom of adventure with the innovative versatility of Winnebago’s travel trailer lineup. You can take it with you.

Are there any new Cummins engines for 2020?

Trouble logging in? New for 2020 Cummins has released tiered CLASSIC, PRO, and ELITE kits for ISX12 and ISX15 (CM2250* and CM2350*) engines. If you’re looking to overhaul one of these engines our new kits provide a comprehensive option to meet your needs.

When to give Cummins manual to new owner?

If the equipment is traded or sold, give the manual to the new owner. The information, specifications, and recommended maintenance guidelines in this manual are based on information in effect at the time of printing. Cummins Inc. reserves the right to make changes at any time without obligation.

What kind of harness do I need for a Cummins ECM?

This is the adapter you will need to hook to the CM2150 ECM’s. It now has the ROM BOOT switch on it. You will also need the base harness which I also carry and sell separately. This one will hook to the following engine / ECM’s. This is the adapter you will need for the CM2250 ECM”.

When was the last Cummins Big Cam engine made?

There were four generations of the Cummins Big Cam 855 engines, last produced in 1985 and was replaced by the N14. We love the 855 Big Cam because of the raw horsepower it puts out as well as its reliability.

How many miles can a Cummins 855 big cam run?

You can easily run a Cummins 855 Big Cam 700,000 miles before an overhaul. The Cummins 855 Big Cam was the first engine by Cummins to utilize demand-flow cooling which only cools the engine when the engine demands it. This system then uses the saved horsepower at the crankshaft for more horsepower into the project at hand.

How much horsepower does Cummins X15 engine have?

The most popular heavy-duty engine in North America, the X15 is capable of powering premium motorhomes of any size with up to 605 hp and 1950 lb-ft of peak torque. The X15 also has best-in-class braking horsepower, for greater vehicle control with reduced service brake wear.

What does the Mil light on a Cummins Engine mean?

Check Engine Lamp Lights up to warn the driver to seek service soon. Flashing Check Engine Lamp Will flash for 30 seconds at key ON if maintenance is due. Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) Lights up to warn the driver to schedule service soon. May light up in addition to other lamps. Red Stop Engine Lamp

How long does it take to regenerate a Cummins Engine?

Allow up to one hour for the regeneration, and monitor the vehicle and the area around it during the process. Note: If any unsafe condition occurs while regeneration is in process, shut the engine immediately by depressing the clutch, brake off or throttle pedal. Reference your Cummins Owners Manual and Vehicle Owners Manual for more details.

What’s the difference between Cummins C8.3 and ISC 8.3?

The ISC 8.3 uses a computer controlled CAPS injector pump and the C 8.3 uses a mechanical pump. This is the biggest difference in the 97 and 98 year engines. 1998 is the first year the CAPS injector system was used. The other change was from the 12 valve heads to the 24 valve set up.

What kind of Turbo does a 5.9L Cummins use?

The 24 Valve 5.9L Cummins used the same turbocharger as 12V models from 1994-1998. The Holset HX35W was used on all models until 01′ and 02′. In these years, trucks with automatic transmissions used a HY35W turbocharger. High Output 24V 5.9L Cummins

How many quarts does a 5.9L Cummins hold?

We service many Industrial 5.9L Cummins, they all hold 16 QUARTS. Who knows what it would be in a RV. Would drain oil, change filter and refill, checking until it is full, then you will know. Real good medium duty engine.

Where to register a Cummings ISB 5.9L turbo diesel?

Go to – register your chassis and you will have access to everything you need to know – your engine S/N, your transmission, etc. Very very helpful. Posted By: Mike and Trish on 08/22/10 03:29pm

What should the RPM be on a Cummins 400?

Keeping the RPM up on steep grades doesn’t help much. TEMP RUNS FROM 195 TO 236 KEEPING RPM UP ON STEEP GRADES DOESN’T HELP MUCH. Welcome to the FMCA Forum.

Why is my Cummins 400 ISL engine overheating?

The common denominators are Freightliner chassis – 400 ISL – Side Radiator. I had a 2004 Allegro Bus that had similar issues. The root problem is that Freightliner uses a 1,050 sq in radiator in those years.

What’s the fan coming on on a Cummins 400?


Which is the best diesel engine for a motorhome?

Motorhome and RV. Exceptional fuel economy, low operating costs and legendary reliability make Cummins diesel engines a top choice for RVs.

How big is a 36’Cummins DP?

Modern DPs generally go above that figure; sometimes well above, at least for the top-of-the-line models. We have a 36′ DP that tops out at 22,500 lbs and was fitted with a 240hp 5.7L Cummins. But the original owner put a Banks Stinger package on it and that boosts the hp up to around 290hp (according to Banks) and greatly increases torque.

How big is the engine in a Cummins 340?

Anyone have an opinion or experience with this engine? I would call Cummins and find out more about that vintage year engine. The ISB is a 6.7 liter engine (Up from 5.9 liter for the original B engine– displacement depends on model year) whereas the ISC engine is 8.3 liter.

How much torque does a Cummins diesel have?

For the loads you’re considering, I would consider a diesel with more than 900 lbs-ft of torque (I would assume that the GCVW is in the range of 35,000 lbs). These engines (>900 lbs-ft torque) are going to be in the “C” family of engines for the Cummins.

What kind of diesel engine does Cummins make?

Cummins is a global power leader that designs, manufactures, sells and services diesel and alternative fuel engines from 2.8 to 95 liters, diesel and alternative-fueled electrical generator sets from 2.5 to 3,500 kW, as well as related components and technology.

How much horsepower does a Cummins legacy ISC have?

Acceleration and grade climbing ability is similar for all sizes. A Cummins legacy ISC at 330 HP in a 32,000 lbs. GVW rig performs closely with an ISM 500 HP in a 44,000 GVW vehicle.

Can a 350 hp engine handle 30, 000 lbs?

I can’t help but laugh. Most everyone is agreeing the 350 hp is fine for a 30,000 lb MH———–but how many have you have also posted that a gas engine (now 340 or 362 hp depending on whether it’s a Workhorse of Ford) won’t handle a 38′ MH at 26,000 lbs???

Which is better 350 hp or 350 hp C7?

However, if you compare a 350 HP C7 to a 350 HP Cummins ISC, which has 1,050 ft-lbs of torque, there is a big difference because the ISC starts pulling down lower in the RPM range. So, that’s not an apples to apples comparison. But, either engine will get the job done.

Where to buy hose clamps for Cummins ISL 400hp engines?

In a pinch, you can buy larger hose clamps from a hardware store or other source and gang them together to get the make shift clamp around boost side of the turbo plumbing failure. Even helped a fellow heavy hauler do that one night when he did not want to bothered by a set of Kansas scales on I-70.

Is there anything I can do to fix my ISL 400hp engine?

Yup, you did nothing wrong. Fix easy and inexpensive. In a pinch, you can buy larger hose clamps from a hardware store or other source and gang them together to get the make shift clamp around boost side of the turbo plumbing failure.

Is there a 24 valve Cummins ISC 350?

Cummins ISC 350 24 valve…? New to site and Motorhomes. Looking at buying a used 2000 39 ft coach. The dealer says it’s a 24 valve 8.3, 350 hp cummins. I have heard of a 24 valve 5.9 but not a 24 valve version of the 8.3.