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    Mercedes-Benz Truck front axle systems.

    Flexibility at high level.

A broad range of commercial vehicles.

This product range is highly suitable for nearly all commercial categories, in urban areas or overland, from delivery to heavy trucks.

We use our customers’ experience, their requirements and demands as an essential precondition in the development and technology of new axle concepts. Our innovative state-of-the-art engineering and our quality-driven plants in Germany give our axles outstanding performance in:

  • Durability
  • Fuel efficiency
  • Quiet operation

Top vehicle manufacturers around the world know they can depend on these features of our axles and the reliability of our services. This leads us to one of the world’s biggest producers of commercial axles.

Convince yourself and discover the advantages of Mercedes-Benz axles.

Flexibility at high level.

Product features.

  • Tire sizes from 17.5 to 24 inches
  • Driven front axles for light-, medium- and heavy-duty applications
  • Axle loads from 3.5 to 9 tons (per axle)
  • Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) from 6.5 to 44 tons
  • High fuel efficiency design to suit the operating conditions
  • Easy maintenance due to long oil change intervals
  • Longer lifetime and quieter operation due to our optimized gear set design
  • Optimum power/weight ratio due to compact design and weight-optimized technical design
  • Modular concept provides maximum flexibility to customer request
Flexibility at high level: Truck front axle systems.
F 3.5–F 4.4

F 3.5–F 4.4.

  • Steered rigid axle with forged front axle beam
  • Recommended for light-duty application

Data and dimensions

  • Axle load: 3.5-4.4 t
  • Tire size: 17.5 inches
  • Brake: disk brake
  • Axle weight: 245 kg (varies depending on configuration)

  • A = overall width: 2293-2303 mm
  • B = track width: 1949-1975 mm
  • C = spring track: 830 mm
  • D = max. turning angle 52°
F 5.3–F 6.1

F 5.3–F 6.1.

  • Steered rigid axle with forged front axle beam
  • Recommended for medium-duty application

Data and dimensions

  • Axle load: 5.3-6.1 t
  • Tire size: 19.5/20/22.5 inches
  • Brake: disk brake
  • Axle weight: 357 kg (varies depending on configuration)

  • A = overall width: 2346-2389 mm
  • B = track width: 1955-1991 mm
  • C = spring track: 830 mm
  • D = max. turning angle 52°
F 7.5–F 8

F 7.5–F 8.

  • Steered rigid axle with forged front axle beam
  • Recommended for heavy-duty application

Data and dimensions

  • Axle load: 7.5-8 t
  • Tire size: 20/22.5 inches
  • Brake: disk brake/drum brake
  • Axle weight: 461 kg (varies depending on configuration)

  • A = overall width: 2449-2605 mm
  • B = track width: 2013-2153 mm
  • C = spring track: 840 mm
  • D = max. turning angle 52°
F 9

F 9.

  • Steered rigid axle with forged front axle beam
  • Recommended for heavy-duty application

Data and dimensions

  • Axle load: 9 t
  • Tire size: 20/22.5/24 inches
  • Brake: disk brake/drum brake
  • Axle weight: 463 kg (varies depending on configuration)

  • A = overall width: 2435-2616 mm
  • B = track width: 2001-2153 mm
  • C = spring track: 840 mm
  • D = max. turning angle 48°
FD 233 P

FD 233 P.

  • Steered, driven planetary axle with cast axle housing
  • Recommended for heavy-duty application

Data and dimensions

  • Axle load: 7.5-9 t
  • Tire size: 20/22.5/24 inches
  • Brake: drum brake
  • Axle weight: 738 kg (varies depending on configuration)

  • A = overall width: 2480-2506 mm
  • B = track width: 1997-2092 mm
  • C = spring track: 840/875 mm
  • D = max. turning angle 42°
FT 233 P + FD 233 P

FT 233 P + FD 233 P.

  • Steered, driven planetary axle with cast axle housing, tandem
  • Recommended for heavy-duty application

Data and dimensions

  • Axle load: 18 t (tandem)
  • Tire size: 20/22.5/24 inches
  • Brake: drum brake
  • Through-drive axle: yes
  • Drive type: two-stage/planetary
  • Axle weight: 1621 kg (varies depending on configuration)

  • A = overall width: 2480-2506 mm
  • B = track width: 1997-2092 mm
  • C = spring track: 840 mm
  • D = max. turning angle 38°

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