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RioGrandeF9A
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Trying to find out if the Lionels where built here in the states of over in China? I'm looking at a Lionel HO Scale Train 5-5522 Powered Engine U-18-B Rio Grande. Anyone know where they where built?

Thanks for any help

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Rio Grande Diesel F9A

New Haven Diesel F9A

Burlington Diesel F9A

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Lionel Rock Island 140 FA1 Diesel
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They were produced in the USA, 1976-1977 with a GE motor.
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RioGrandeF9A
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 Posted - November 11 2017 :  8:17:57 PM Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Add RioGrandeF9A to Buddylist
Thanks WAW47,

So is that all the trains with the GE motors?

Engines: TYCO HO

Rio Grande Diesel F9A

New Haven Diesel F9A

Burlington Diesel F9A

LIONEL HO

Lionel Rock Island 140 FA1 Diesel
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waw47
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Lionel diesel (FA, GP9 & U18B) locomotives produce from 1974 to mid 1976 have GE motors. In 1976 Lionel move production to Hong Kong and GE motors were no longer used.

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