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Jeremy, Certified Truck/Bus Technician
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Satisfied Customers: 2719
Experience:  ASE Med/HD Truck Technician, NATEF Diesel Engines and Electrical/Electronics Technician, EPA 608/609 HVAC Certified, Steering/Suspension and ABS/Brakes Technician
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My 2017 freightliner 101000 miles only .air leak been in

Customer Question

Hi ,my 2017 freightliner 101000 miles only .air leak been in seven times fixed since day one ...still bottom gauge leaks to 60 psi in 20 minutes .on opti idle will wake us up with buzzer .?
2) just now 1hr ago drive tires on drivers side .inside of tires peeling like rubbing on something ???what ???
Submitted: 29 days ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Customer: replied 29 days ago.
Waiting for a tech inside to look at it .just want the truth .so we can go from there .
Expert:  Jeremy replied 28 days ago.

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1) Have the tech check the cab air bags. We have been getting a lot of the 2017s back with cab air bags leaking. If this truck was the piggy back during the transport, the air bags on the cab may have been twisted and are leaking.

2) If you are getting peeling on the tires, the iar bags in the rear are mis-adjusted or are the cause of the leak on the air. II would have that system checked thoroughly. Again, that is an issue we have had on some of the piggy back trucks. The tires are rubbing on the bottom of the trailer from the air bags leaking down to much. Tell the tech to check that syatem over with soapy water, not just a hand grab check.


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Expert:  Jeremy replied 22 days ago.

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