CAT 3116 Powaaaah: 1996 Stewart and Stevenson LMTV M1093 6X6

I was going to try and post a bunch of classic cheap junk like there wasn’t an impending coronapocalypse and like I’m not forced to stay at home with my wife and kids (maybe I can fake a fever to leave for a few hours…hmmm)…but screw it — I’m just gonna turn up Steve Earle’s Copperhead Road on the radio and post vehicles that’ll survive the zombie apocalypse.  This next vehicle features 6-wheel drive and a turbocharged CAT inline-6 (I checked the application for that 1R-1807 oil filter in the pic and it came up 3306 or C7…but the pic of the engine in the vehicle shows an oil filter on the opposite side, so this should be a 3116 which would be a 6.6 liter straight-6 that makes 290 horsepower in the military spec.  Anyway, those old CATs are pretty darn rugged and bulletproof as long as you keep them serviced.  Find this 1996 Stewart and Stevenson LMTV M1093 6X6 here on eBay offered for $12,500 buy-it-now in Stratford, CT with a few hours to go.

 From the seller:

Item specifics

Condition: Used Make: Stewart & Stevenson

Featured Refinements: LMTV Model Year: 1996

1996 M1093 6×6 5 ton air drop cab cargo truck. Same as the M1083 but air drop cab. You can unbolt the cab top and side panels make it a convertible. Starts runs and drives good. 10k on the odometer. Proper working lights and blinkers. Does 58 on the highway. 12 & 24 dual voltage electrical system. Has 2 batteries. Regular on road registration as antique in my name with the proper transfer documents. Sold as pictured. NOT MINT NOT A SHOW TRUCK. ASK QUESTIONS PRIOR TO PLACING A BID. We are located in Stratford, CT I95 X32 approx 25 miles from the CT/NY border.

 See a better way to rock an old CAT diesel?