Greater level of isolation...

  • Reduces need for electrical and instrument maintenance
  • Reduces cab and body damage
  • Reduces axle, transmission and tire wear
  • Reduces downtime
  • Extends trailer life
  • Reduces driver fatigue
     

For the owner-operator, air suspension...

  • Improves isolation in both loaded and unloaded conditions
  • Broadens types of loads available for transport, including electronic equipment where air suspensions are required by the shipper
  • Greater driver comfort
  • Increased resale value
  • Protects hinges, lights, rivets, and all trailer hardware
     

Reasons for increased air suspension usage:

  • Suspension manufacturers have built in a greater degree of durability, longer warranty periods
  • Increased need for greater axle excursion
  • Increased load capacities being transported