Description of 3126 Cat Engine for Sale
We are here offering you the best-selling new and used 3126 cat engine for sale that is fully tested and in used condition. The cat 3126 engine for sale has 7.2 liters 439 cubic inches displacement and is diesel fuel type with 300 hp @ 2400 RPM and 420 lb-ft torque @ 1440 RPM. The used 3126 cat engine for sale features a 16:1 compression ratio with a bore size of 4.33 in (110 mm) and stroke size of 5.0 in (127 mm). 3126 cat is a 6 inline cylinder engine configuration that is used for medium-duty vehicles. The dimensions of the engine are 42.8 in (1086 mm) height 36.5 in (927 mm) and Width: 26.5 in (674 mm).
We have efficiently tested all the parts of the 3126 engine and further, we have installed new parts in the engine, the crate engine will come up with new pistons, forged steel crankshaft, steel connecting rods, road bearings, and hardened cylinder heads. At the best deal, we are selling a 3126 crate engine with 12 months of warranty.
Features of 3126 Cat Engine for Sale
Caterpillar company is producing durable and reliable cat engines since its foundation from the year 1925; it produces heavy-duty engines and specs.
The displacement of the 3126 cat engine is 7.2 liters 439 cubic inches, with ranging horsepower from 175hp to 300 hp @ 2400 RPM and from 420 lb-ft to 860 lb-ft torque @ 1440 RPM. 3126 cat engine features a 16:1 compression ratio with a bore size of 4.33 in (110 mm) and a stroke size of 5.0 in (127 mm). 3126 cat engine has 6 inline cylinders diesel engine configuration which is used for medium-duty vehicles. It has a maximum towing capacity of 9,000 pounds. 3126 has a developed ATAAC system that is Air to Air After Cooled System for cooling the engine.
Prior to the introduction of the 3126 cat engine, Caterpillar company was abiding to follow the regulations mentioned by EPA, meeting those guidelines caterpillar featured the 3126 cat engine with HEUI that is a Hydraulic Electronically Controlled Unit Injection fuel system, HEUI was developed for controlling emissions and fuel injection; 3126 cat engine does not consist catalytic converter. The predecessor of the 3126 cats is 3116 which has multiple flaws, to develop and bring an updated and flawless version of 3116 cat engine, caterpillar introduced 3126 engine in 1998. When the 3126 engine is used properly and regularly taken for servicing it would give a better return in the long run.
History of 3126 Cat Engine
3126 caterpillar engine was introduced in 1998, as the better version of its predecessor 3116. 3126 cat engine was introduced in the year 1998 for RV, heavy-duty trucks, boats, school buses, and many more.
However, caterpillar brought an end to the production of the 3126 cat engine series in 2004. Thereafter it inaugurated a new and upgraded version and replaced it with a Cat C7 diesel engine. With time multiple modifications and updates were made to 3126 cat engines that paved the way for, 3126B produced from 1998 to 2001; 3126E produced from 2002 to 2004, and many more engines to enhance the engines’ life and reliability.