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Meritor

2135 West Maple Rd., Troy, MI, 48084, USA

  • 248-435-1000

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Meritor

Mechanical Power Transmission

P600 Planetary Axle features anti-lock brakes.

March 10, 2017

Designed to operate in extreme conditions, P600 Planetary Axle provide 126,000 lb gross axle weight ratio and 560,000 lb gross combination weight. Delivering wide coverage ratio, units can be equipped with optional driver controlled differential lock and hardware central tire inflation systems.

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Fasteners & Hardware

FastSet™ King Ream Pin Kit allows grease to permeate high-wear areas.

January 27, 2017

FastSet™ King Pin Ream offers 45 no-ream kits and provides fleets with faster solution for pin replacement. King pin bushings are not reamed after installation into steering knuckle. Eliminating need for reamers, special tools, and presses when replacing kingpins, pins feature groove design and are used in axle applications.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Meritor® Opti-Lite Brake Drums feature lightweight drum options.

October 18, 2016

Suitable for line haul and weight-sensitive applications such as tankers, trailers and freight vehicles, Opti-Lite brake drums reduces vehicle weight by more than 200 pounds. Having the same base nomenclature as STEELite X30 with prefix 50 for product clarification, brake drums are offered in various wheel-end configurations for steer, drive and trailer axle applications. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Front Non-drive Axles offer deep-drop option.

September 6, 2016

With deep-drop axle option, MFS™ Series offers end-users flexibility in packaging their vehicles. Deep axle drops of 4.76 and 5 in. make series suited for auto hauling and refuse applications where lower vehicle ride heights are needed. Systems feature one-piece forged knuckle that is compatible with Meritor EX+™ air disc brakes and Q+™ drum brakes. Axles are available in standard and wide... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Drive Axle offers efficient design for linehaul trucks.

April 6, 2010

Meritor 14X tandem drive axle features interaxle differential that accommodates nominal torque up to 2,050 ft-lb. Helical gear needle bearings reduce heat and wear, while upsized main differential side bearings add capacity. Product features ratios from 2.47:1 up to 7.17:1 and has interaxle driveline with above-centerline design to minimize angularity, vibration, and energy loss. Axle breather... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Driveline offers 100,000 mile lubrication interval.

April 2, 2009

Available on new trucks or as retrofit, Meritor MXL® Greaseable Driveline has 100,000 mile lubrication interval, which aligns with recommended lubrication intervals of other chassis components in linehaul vocations. Main and interaxle slip assemblies combine nitrile seal to keep contaminants out with protective guard that resists road debris. With contoured ends, U-joint's needle-bearing... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

Brake Shoes are protected against corrosion, rust-jacking.

February 23, 2009

Remanufactured Meritor brake shoes are available with PlatinumShield(TM) coating, which provides protection against corrosion as well as 3-year/300,000-mile warranty against rust-jacking. Platinum gray in color, coating resists micro-abrasion, caused by movement of brake lining against shoe table during normal use, which can lead to accelerated corrosion and rust-jacking. In testing, products... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Latch meets vehicle safety and door closure requirements.

September 19, 2007

Using electronics, software controls, and mechanical system, LER Low Energy Release Door Latch minimizes release efforts without compromising strength or safety. Unit optimizes passive entry functionality, provides silent locking operation, and offers resistance against theft tools. In event of vehicle power failure, failsafe override mechanism allows latch to revert to fully mechanical operation. Read More

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