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What is the typical fuel tank capacity of a locomotive?

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05/01/2012

It can vary greatly depending on the type of service the locomotive is used for. They can be as small as 600 gallons and as large as 8,000 gallons. Most freight locomotives in the USA have a fuel tank in the 3,000 to 3,600 gallon range.