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Meritor

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

  • 248-435-1000

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Meritor

Mechanical Power Transmission

ProTec Series 50 Beam Axles are equipped with non-vented drum brake.

Oct 10, 2017

ProTec Series 50 Beam Axles are offered in gross axle weight of 60,000 lbs for tandem and 90,000 lbs for tridem. Units come with anti-lock braking and central tire inflation system. Products are integrated with driver-controlled differential or inter-axle differential lock and use theater-proven technology. Beam axles are available in multiple configurations and are suitable for... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission

EX+ Air Disc Brake features twin-piston design.

Sep 27, 2017

EX+ Air Disc Brake is compatible with collision mitigation systems. Unit’s design enables even force across the brake pads and uniform pad wear. Product is suitable for tractors and trailers and uses double-sealing technology. Brake provides smooth stopping.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

13X Single-Drive Axles can be configured using hydraulic disc brakes.

May 01, 2017

Weighing 59 lb, 13X Single-Drive Axle is used in applications such as pick-up and delivery, beverage, utility, school bus, construction and ambulance. Axles are available in variety of ratios from 3.90 to 6.50 and between 17,000 and 21,000 lb gross axle weight ratings.

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Mechanical Power Transmission

P600 Planetary Axle features anti-lock brakes.

Mar 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.

Jan 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.

Oct 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.

Sep 06, 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.

Apr 06, 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.

Apr 02, 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.

Feb 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.

Sep 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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