Is the Freightliner Columbia a good truck?
The Freightliner Columbia is a true workhorse with large and small fleet owners in mind. Like everything Freightliner builds quality and value are number one. The Columbia has a lower overall cost of ownership while giving you all the right options to get the job done.
Is Mercedes a good truck engine?
Parts are terrible expensive, but I think overall they are as reliable and efficient as the other big three truck engines. My father in law had one for a couple years, never did have any major problems with it. If they were as terrible as everybody says there wouldn’t be any out there on the road.
Where are Freightliner Trucks made?
US-Based Freightliner Manufacturers: Currently, Freightliner® trucks are made in Mount Holly, North Carolina and Cleveland, Ohio. Mexico-Based Freightliner Manufacturers: Other locations for Freightliner® factories include Saltillo and Santiago Tianguistenco, both in Mexico.
What kind of engine does a Freightliner have?
The Cummins X15 e5 – SCR engines use the base ISX engine but incorporate a new common rail fuel system, a wastegate turbocharger and a single overhead camshaft. The SCR technology uses an exhaust after treatment system which converts nitrogen oxides (NOx) in the exhaust stream into harmless gasses.
What is the most comfortable semi truck?
The Freightliner Cascadia. Take a tour of the most comfortable heavy duty truck on the road today, the Cascadia. This has countless comforts for drivers, from easy-to-turn handles and knobs to wider doors that allow drivers to easily enter and exit the truck.
What kind of engine does a 2004 Freightliner Columbia have?
2004 FREIGHTLINER COLUMBIA 120, Sleeper, 2004 Freightliner Columbia Detroit Series 60 Engine 14L 1,118,000 Miles No overhaul Runs great 10 speed trans… 2004 FREIGHTLINER Columbia 120, Sleeper, 2004 Freightliner Columbia Sleeper Mercedes Engine 1,061,396 Miles Replaced the radiator, clutch, transmissio…
Are there any Freightliner Columbia 120 trucks for sale?
New Clutch, Rebuilt engine with papers, Brand new tires, brakes, seals, and bearings. 120in Ari sleeper with a rear door. New camera system installed 150,000 MILES ON REBUILT ENGINE, COMPLETE UNIT BEING SOLD. WHITE BEAR ORANGE BLOSSOM 7 OR 8 CAR HAULER. THIS VEHICLE HAS BEEN CONVERTED TO A WET SYSTEM. UNIT RUNS VERY SMOOTH. CALL FOR MORE DETAILS…
When did MBE 4000 Mercedes engines come out?
MBE 4000 Mercedes engines. Discussion in ‘ Questions From New Drivers ‘ started by farmbig_01, Aug 8, 2007 . Anyone have any experience with the MBE 4000 Mercedes engines?
Is the MBE 4000 Mercedes a Smart Shift automatic?
Gets over 8 empty without your foot in it,I run 5 over the speed limit mostly,except the 70 sp limits,I run 70 to 73 on cruise. Have put over 40000 miles on it with no problems of any kind so far. It is a smart shift automatic,the torgue is set perfect to match the computer and shifting and does a good job for me.