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Author Topic: Tag Axle airbag  (Read 489 times)
viking1
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« on: September 08, 2011, 06:00:33 PM »

So today I ran the bus down to the tire store, (yes with no blinkers, but at least I had brake lights). to fix a flat on the outside dual axle. When the bus was up I noticed that the air bag to the tag axle was not fully inflated and looks like it has a hole in it. Being that it is on the tag and I really don't have any weight in the bus and it is mounted at a 45 degree angle I wonder if it will be OK to San Fransisco and back like that 600 miles round trip approximately. What do you guys think?Huh
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« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2011, 06:15:33 PM »

It is not OK. You should replace it because it is leaking, and the leak will get bigger, and an air leak is not safe. On the D model, and it might be the same on yours, the shock absorber will wear a hole on the side of the bag on the tag over time.

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