No they not actually. I found out the hard way the camshaft sensor location is different . I messed up big time . And I suppose the only fix is to pull the timing case?Yes, they should be the exact same, both for a VP44 pump.
It looks the same but isn’t the sameI was wondering about cam sensor location too. I had heard that before.
Nothing. I wanted too fool the communist government. Pre 2000 is pre Electronic Log book .What is wrong with your old one?
The engine was being rebuilt any way . Yeah I guess I could swap the plate.You can swap the data plates, the Cummins part numbers for the "screw rivets" is 3908612.
The Cummins engine number is also stamped on the top of the block above the oil cooler.
Swapping the data plate is a bunch easier than the entire cover, sorry to tell you so late.