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How Frequently Should I Start My Cummins While in Place for 6 Mos?

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Please forgive the newbie question. I’m knew to Diesel engines. I’m at a military FAMCAMP and will be for the next 6months. My first road trip will be for Thanksgiving. Between now and then, should I run the engine periodically?  


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Drive it 30 min or so at normal road speeds- sure. Do it once a month or so. 

Idle it in place - nope. That is worse than letting it sit.

If you want to drive it - do it. But if you don’t- it won’t really hurt it. It does help a little- lubricants, tires, batteries, etc.

This is just my opinions- I did not inherit any of my dad’s mechanical skills.

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