Detroit® continues to refine and expand its lineup of axles. New heavy-duty drive technology provides customers with the latest technology to help improve efficiency and performance.
Designed for higher torque applications, quieter operation and increased payload capacity, Detroit rear-drive axles are also easy to maintain, increasing your uptime and reducing your cost of ownership. Detroit's latest axle technology facilitates the use of faster axle ratios to support downspeeding, while our latest Axle Lubrication Management (ALM) system helps drive additional fuel-economy improvements. ALM is a feature that’s only available from Detroit, exclusively in the Freightliner Cascadia®.
34,000 lbs to 44,000 lbs
2.16* to 4.778
Up to 5 years or 750,000 miles, depending on truck model and application.
Detroit is expanding and refining its lineup of axles, delivering a completely new line of heavy-duty drive technology. These new Detroit Axles are available in all truck models.
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Improved seal design for optimal leak protection.
Added robustness to optimize drivetrain performance in down speeding applications.
Achieves maximum balance in fuel efficiency and durability.
Regulates oil level at the ring gear to reduce friction and parasitic loss, extending gear life and improving fuel economy.
Designed for construction, distribution, dump, fire and emergency, government, motor home, oil & gas, refuse, and regional.
The Integrated Detroit® Powertrain delivers the performance and dependability you need to run your business efficiently. Detroit has designed, engineered and manufactured the engine, transmission and axles to work together seamlessly, providing the optimal powertrain solution for your business needs. The integrated Detroit Powertrain is available in the Freightliner Cascadia.
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