Is there air system leak on Freightliner chassis?
We have a 2007 Tiffin Phaeton with a Freightliner chassis that is losing almost all of the air in the air system in roughly a 24 hour period. We have had a Freightliner repair service in GA and a RV dealer in FL work on it.
What kind of engine does a Freightliner M2 SportChassis have?
This 2007 Freightliner M2 SportChassis is a tow vehicle equipped with a pre-DEF 7.2-liter turbodiesel inline-six, Allison 3000 6-speed automatic transmission, aluminum Western-style flatbed, single rear axle, fifth-wheel and Class V receiver hitches, air-powered cabin appointments and rear suspension, and more.
Can a Freightliner coach stop with no air?
The coach will come to a gradual stop, not an abrupt screeching stop. That is a problem in itself as it may not stop in time to avoid hitting another vehicle in front of the coach. The foot brake has far more stopping power but without air it is not going to function properly.
When does a Freightliner air dryer need to be changed?
The second design used by Freightliner Custom Chassis is called a PURest Air Dryer by Haldex, this air dryer was put on Chassis built on or after 11/28/03 and has a scheduled change interval of 36 months. Below are imagesof both air dryer designs on our chassis to help you determine which product you have on your RV.
Where is the chassis maker on a Freightliner XC?
Your chassis maker fit your gauges and air pressure senders, so that is your first point of contact. It is a 2001 Bounder on a Freightliner XC Chassis. Location:Where ever the wheels stop ?
Where is the air gauge on a Freightliner?
Freightliner, Gaffney can provide you with a chart of your air system. I”m a year newer than you on a Freightliner chassis. There was a problem around that time with the line/connector on the air gauge under the dash. Brett actually found it when visiting my coach in storage.