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Daf FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid
Daf FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid
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Models : FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid 
Engine : PACCAR: 6 cylinder, turbo intercooled 
Gearbox : ZF AS-Tronic - 12-speed overdrive automated gearbox with oil cooler. 
GVM : 34000 kg* 
GCM : 58000 kg* 
Max Output: Up to 460 hp (340 kW) at 1500-1900 rpm 
Max Torque: Up to 1700 lb/ft (2300 Nm) at 1000-1410 rpm 
 * Maximum GVM and GCM figures shown may exceed certain Australian state regulations. 
Engine Clutch Transmission Manual Front Axle
Rear Axle Front Suspension Rear Suspension Brakes
Wheels and Tyres Chassis Frame Electrical System Cabin Specification and Appointments

FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Engine
Model : PACCAR 
Type : 6 cylinder, turbo intercooled 
Piston Displacement : 12.9 litres 
Compression Ratio : 17.7 to 1 
Fuel injection : Electronically controlled 
Type: MX 265 
 Max. output: 360 hp (265 kW) at 1500-1900 rpm 
 Max. torque: 1310 lb/ft (1775 Nm) at 1000-1410 rpm 
Type: MX 300 
 Max. output: 408 hp (300 kW) at 1500-1900 rpm 
 Max. torque: 1475 lb/ft (2000 Nm) at 1000-1410 rpm 
Type: MX 340 
 Max. output: 460 hp (340 kW) at 1500-1900 rpm 
 Max. torque: 1700 lb/ft (2300 Nm) at 1000-1410 rpm 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Clutch
AS-Tronic : Single type, pushed operation, asbestos free, dry plate, electronically operated, self adjusting servo 
Diameter : 430 mm with torsional damper 
Eaton : Adjustable ZF Sachs twin disc coupling withceramic plate and clutch brake 
Diameter : 15.5” 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Transmission Manual
Model : ZF AS-Tronic - 12-speed overdrive automated gearbox with oil cooler. 
Options :  
 - ZF AS-Tronic - 16-speed overdrive automated gearboxes with oil cooler. 
 - Eaton Transmission 18-speed overdrive manual gearbox with oil cooler 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Front Axle
Type : 2 x 152N 
Max. design load : 15000 kg 
 I-section axle. Stub axles with needle bearings. 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Rear Axle
Type : Meritor MT23-165 
Max. design load : 20900 kg 
 Double drive tandem axle with spiral bevel gearing. Lockable inter axle and cross axle differentials. 
Ratios : 3.91 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Front Suspension
Type : Parabolic type leaf springs with shackled ends at rear - maintenance free. 
 Shock absorbers and stabiliser bar. 
Spring dimensions: 1x1800x80x31 + 1x1800x80x32 mm (7500 kg) 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Rear Suspension
Type : Airglide 400 8 bag air suspension with shock absorbers and stabiliser bars; Aluminium pedestals 
Max. design load: 18100 kg 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Brakes
Type : Dual circuit air operated drum brakes on rear axles with automatic slack adjusters; Front axle air operated disc brakes with wear indicator on instrument panel. 
Disc Brake dimensions : 430 x 45 mm 
Drum Brake dimensions : 420 x 180 mm 
EBS (Electronic Braking System incorporating ABS) : Emergency/parking 
 brake with spring brake actuators on rear axles; MX Engine Brake and 
 Exhaust brake (retardation power 320 kW at 2100 rpm); ASR (Anti-Slip Control). 
Option :  
 - ZF intarder only with AS-Tronic (retardation power 500 kW) 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Wheels and Tyres
Type : 22.5” (10 stud 335 PCD) Silver grey steel disc wheels with 295 / 80 R22.5 tubeless radial tyres at front and dual 11 R22.5 tyres at rear 
Options: - Alcoa Dura-Bright wheels 
 - Alcoa aluminium satin disc wheels 
 - Wheel protection rings 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Chassis Frame
Type : Completely flat topped chassis frame; Riveted and bolted construction of channel-section main frame members and cross members; 1 x 430 litre aluminium fuel tank; Fuel tank height – 620 mm; 1 x 40 litre AdBlue tank; Horizontal box type silencer at RHS with vertical pipe; Spray suppression behind steer tyre; Front Under-run Protection System (FUPS); Dimensions main frame members: 310 x 75 x 6 mm (Airglide), with inner reinforcement (position and length depending on WB/AE). 
Options :  
 - 340 litre aluminium fuel tank - 2 x 430 litre aluminium fuel tanks 
 - Spare wheel carrier with spare wheel (only with single fuel tank) 
 - Vertically mounted exhaust muffler/catalyser 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Electrical System
Type : 24 V 
Batteries : 2 x 175 Ah 
Alternator : 80 A 
Starter Motor : 24 V 
Rear light units : Incorporating direction indicator light, stop light, reversing light, side marker light and reflector; 
 Reverse warning alarm 
Battery isolation : Main switch with manual control located near the battery box 
FAD CF85 8x4 Rigid Cabin Specification and Appointments
F230 tilt Day Cab with 4 coil spring suspension and hydraulic tilting device; Tilting angle 57.5°; Fixed, illuminated cab steps; Manually controlled roof 
hatch; Heated and electrically adjustable main and wide angle mirrors; Steel front bumper with foot hold; Combi lights, incorporating driving and 
fog lights in lower bumper; External sun visor; Corner air deflectors; Side collars; Air horns; Rear window. 
Options: - Sleeper Cab  
- Air horns (double set Space Cab only) 
- Adjustable roof spoiler - Remote hatch control (Space Cab only) 
- Space Cab with skylights 
High quality trim and upholstery in natural camel-grey colour; Cab floor cover includes easy-clean top layer in camel-grey; Cockpit style dashboard, including DIP (driver information panel) and AdBlue indicator; Adjustable luxury air suspended driver seat and fixed co-driver seat with head restraint; Various storage facilities including two cup holders, containers behind seat and overhead compartments; 4 spoke, soft grip steering wheel with integrated control switches; Electric window openers (driver and passenger); Cruise control; Personal road speed limiter; Wood structure dashboard finish; Integrated 3-point seat belt; Air conditioning; Radio/USB/MP3 player with 6 speaker system; Antennas: 2 x GSM; Remote control door lock; FMS connector prepared (Fleet Management System); Driver’s seat arm rest (only with AS-Tronic). 
Options: - Hands free telephone kit* - Passenger luxury air seat 
- 3rd seat (Day Cab only) - Black dashboard finish 
- Leather finish steering wheel 
- Additional upper bunk (only with Sleeper or Space Cab) 
- Automatic temperature control 
- SRS air bag (Driver) with seat belt pretensioner on driver and passenger seats 
- Lane departure warning system 
- Bunk with Sleeper or Space Cab (height depending on refrigerator and storage boxes) 
- Refrigerator (not available with Day Cab or rear window) 
- Wood structure dashboard finish 
* Subject to phone compatibility, bluetooth adaptor not included 
3 year / 750,000 kms, whichever occurs first. 
Conditions apply. For full warranty details, please contact your local DAF dealer. 
The information contained in this spec sheet is for general information purposes only. Please note that the specifications listed above are formulated for a “Base Model” DAF truck. Depending on the vehicle configuration a specific option may not be possible. All weights and measurements stated relate to the basic specification and may vary should different specifications be chosen. In the interest of product improvements, DAF Trucks Australia reserves the right to change these specifications without prior notice. For further information please contact DAF Trucks Australia or your nearest dealership. 
* Subject to conditions: 
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