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Bluenozer
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Canada
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Posted - 10/05/2021 :  09:08:20 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Since new this unit has had the drivers side rear air bag on a slant, from inside the frame to outside , I've replaced the shocks, springs and air bags same issue , the measurement from center of axle to center of front hubs are the same on both side , tires do not wear funny or faster than the other c2's
anybody seen this before and what is the issue
thank you

Bluenozer
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Canada
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Posted - 10/05/2021 :  10:44:27 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
just watched an ytube video stating the air bag lean on freightliners is caused by a worn caster wedge(or the piece of cast thats between the spring and axle, will try a new one and let you know the outcome , funny its been like that since new , but can't see anything else thats fubarred

OEM trained in wiring and all engine platforms for 20 years

Edited by - Bluenozer on 10/06/2021 07:05:39 AM
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Bluenozer
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Canada
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Posted - 10/07/2021 :  02:28:05 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
replaced the caster plate unit did 1 trip so far(this bus is all dirt roads) and never moved yet , the old was very polished and the two little edges were rounded

OEM trained in wiring and all engine platforms for 20 years
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g0ttadrift
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USA
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Posted - 10/07/2021 :  03:52:37 AM  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks for the info Bluenozer. I think I found the video on YouTube. Good info.
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