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Western Star 4864-FS
Western Star 4864-FS
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Summary
Western Star : 4864-FS 
Engine : Detroit Diesel 
Transmission : Eaton Fuller 
Front Axle : Meritor MFS73 
Rear Axle : Meritor MX-40-14XGP R-series rear axle or Dana Spicer Dual Drive DDH-44p rear axle 
 
Specifications
Engine Clutch Transmission Manual Front Axle
Rear Axle Propeller Shaft Front Suspension Rear Suspension
Brakes Steering Wheels and Tyres Fuel Tank
Chassis Frame Electrical System Cabin Specification and Appointments

4864-FS Engine
Engine Options : • Detroit Diesel DD15 EGR 14.8 Litre, 475, 500, 505, 530 & 560hp. 
 • Detroit Diesel DD13 EGR 12.8 Litre, 450hp. 
Engine Brake Options : • Jacobs compression brake. 
Air Compressor Options : • BW Model BA-921 19.0 CFM single cylinder compressor with safety valve. 
Oil Filter : • Full flow oil filter. 
Air Cleaner : • Dual stainless steel 13” Donaldson cowl mounted air cleaners with polished stainless steel bands. 
 • Dual stainless steel 13” Donaldson cowl mounted with inline separator & extension rams & water resistant element. 
Fan Clutch : • Reinforced nylon fan. 
 • Borg Warner (Kysor) K26RA fan clutch. 
 • Optional Horton fan and two-speed fan clutch. 
Radiator : • 1875 square inch copper/brass radiator. 
 • 1700 square inch copper/brass radiator with DD13. 
Water Conditioner : Manufacturers recommended coolant (to facilitate long life coolant programs). 
Exhaust Options : • Stationary cab/sleeper mounted, dual vertical exhaust with polished stainless steel exhaust shield, chromed stack & lower elbow with diesel particulate filter. 
 • Optional single exhaust available. 
 
4864-FS Clutch
Clutch : • Eaton Fuller 15½” Solo VCT dampened ceramic adjustment-free soft rate clutch, available for engines up to 2050lb-ft torque. 
 
4864-FS Transmission Manual
Transmission Options : • Eaton Fuller RTLO-16918B to RTLO-20918B 18 speed overdrive manual Eaton Fuller. 
 • Eaton fuller 18 speed auto-shift & ultra-shift. 
 • Oil pump & Hayden cooler included & oil filter. 
 • Synthetic lube standard. 
 
4864-FS Front Axle
Front Axle : • Meritor MFS73 standard. 
 • Optional FG-941. 
 • Synthetic lube standard. 
 
4864-FS Rear Axle
Rear Axle Options : • Meritor MX-40-14XGP R-series rear axle 40,000lb capacity. 
 • Dana Spicer Dual Drive DDH-44p rear axle, 44,000lb capacity. 
 • Synthetic lube standard. 
 
4864-FS Propeller Shaft
Main Driveline Options : • Dana Spicer 1810HD main driveline with full round yokes. 
 • Dana Spicer SPL250HD available for higher HP. 
 • Optional Meritor RPL25SD main driveline non-greasable. 
Interaxle Driveline : • Dana Spicer 1710HD interaxle driveline, full round yokes. 
 • Dana Spicer SPL170HD available for higher HP. 
 • Meritor RPL20 interaxle non-greasable driveline. 
 
4864-FS Front Suspension
Front Suspension : • 6,622kg (14,600lb) capacity taper. 
 • Optional 7,258kg (16,600lb) capacity taper. 
 • Cast iron spring brackets. 
 • Threaded pins & bushings standard. 
 
4864-FS Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Options : Airliner extra duty 40,000lb capacity rear suspension. 
 
4864-FS Brakes
Front Brake Options : • WABCO Antilock Braking System (ABS). 
 • Meritor 419mm x 127mm (16.5” x 6”) ‘Q-Plus’; 
 • Gunite automatic slack adjusters. 
 • Bendix ADB22X Air Disc Front Brakes. 
Rear Brakes : • WABCO Antilock Braking System (ABS). 
 • Meritor 419mm x 178mm (16.5” x 7” ‘Q-Plus’ cam with MGM chambers automatic slack adjusters. 
 • Bendix ADB22X Air Disc Rear Brakes. 
 
4864-FS Steering
Steering : • TRW TAS-85; TRW power steering pump; 4 Quart reservoir; 508mm (18”) leather 2-spoke steering wheel. 
 
4864-FS Wheels and Tyres
Wheel Options : • Accuride 28487 22.5” x 8.25, 10-hub piloted, steel disc front wheels. 
 • Accuride 28487 22.5” x 8.25” 10-hub piloted, steel disc rear wheels. 
 • Optional Alcoa Wheels available. 
 • Optional spoke/rims combinations available. 
 
4864-FS Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Options : • 378 litre (23” diameter) tanks; heavy duty polished stainless steel straps; 
 • EquiFlo Inboard Fuel System. 
 • Optional 378 litre to 567 litre (23/25” dia.) tanks available. 
 
4864-FS Chassis Frame
Overhang : • 1473mm (58”). 
Frame Option : • 5/16” x 105/8” single 176” to 220” wheelbase. 
Front Engine Crossmember : • Steel 
Front Bumper : • 18” Chromed steel bumper. 
Cab Front Supports : • Iron. 
Rear Cab Crossmember : • HD “C” channel steel with air bag(s) & shock absorbers. 
Intermediate Crossmember : • Tubular steel. 
Rear Suspension Crossmember : • Butterfly steel. 
Rear Frame Crossmember : • Tractor taper, optional squared EOF. 
Air Dryer : • CR Brakemaster Turbo 2000 air dryer with heater. 
Air Tank Drain : • Bendix Westinghouse DV-2 auto moisture ejector without heater to wet tank-drain valves on all other 
 tanks. 
Air Tanks : • Steel in rail, some applications perpendicular outside rail. 
Battery Box : • Steel (3) battery size box mounted along side of rail. 
 • Optional Steel (4) battery size box mounted along side of rail. 
 • Optional Aluminium (3) battery size box mounted between rails. 
 
4864-FS Electrical System
Alternator : • Delco Remy 12V 160 AMP, 36 SI Brushless Quadramount pad mount alternator with remote battery volt sense. 
Batteries : • Alliance Model 1231, Group 31, 12 volt maintenance-free 3300 CCA batteries with threaded studs. 
 • Positive cab power battery shut-off switch mounted in cab outboard of driver’s seat. 
Starter Options : • Delco 12V 39MT/OCP HD Series starter with terminal protection. 
 
4864-FS Cabin Specification and Appointments
Cab Shell & Doors : 
• ECE-R29 conforming cab. 
• E-Coated galvanised severe service 109” BBC steel cabs with aluminised wax rustproofing; welded construction; exterior fibreglass sunvisor; aluminium cab skirts; stainless sill plates. 
Steps : 
• Polished aluminium; safety grip on fuel tanks. 
Bonnet & Fenders : 
• Sloped tilt fibreglass hood with stainless steel grille bezel with insect screen; radiator mounted 
aluminium grille; mudflaps behind front tyres. 
Insulation : 
• Full cab & firewall insulation; cab undercoating; barium/ceramic/foam insulation to floor & toeboard. 
Grab Handle : 
• LH & RH exterior grab handles mounted to cab 
• LH & RH interior grab handles mounted to A-post. 
Horns : 
• Dual rectangular Hadley 660mm (26”) air horns with shields; single tone electric horn. 
Mirrors : 
• Dual stainless steel primary mirrors, heated with lights (options include electronic or manual); door mounted; Dual (LH/RH) 152mm (6”) stainless steel convex auxiliary mirrors mounted under primary mirrors 
• Optional 203mm (8”) convex mirrors & 102mm x 229mm. 
• (4” x 9”) LH mounted down-view mirror standard. 
Headlamps : 
• Dual 178mm (7”) round headlamps. 
Tail Lamps : 
• Dual stop, tail, turn & reversing lamps. 
• Optional LED. 
Marker Lamps : 
• 5 amber chrome rectangular. 
• 2 amber chrome rectangular if roof mounted condensor fitted. 
Courtesy Lamps : 
• Under dash & in both doors. 
Switches : 
• Optional three spare accessory switches; wiring & relay for bull lights available. 
Trailer Air Valves : 
• Hand control valve; tractor protection valve; light connections, all behind cab or optional EOF. 
Windows : 
• Clear laminated 2 piece windscreen; tinted optional as well as 1 piece (Australian fit); tinted safety glass side & rear. 
• Optional powered LHS and RHS & LHS door windows. 
Heater/Defroster : 
• 13.2kW (45,000 BTU) fresh air intake. 
Air Conditioning : 
• Integrated with radiator mounted condenser. 
• Optional Red Dot Roof mounted air conditioning condenser. 
Driver’s Seat : 
• National 2000 high back: 3-point retractor seat belt; driver’s seat armrests. 
• Options include National 2000, Bostrom, Seats Inc. integrated & Isri seats available. 
Passenger’s Seat : 
• Tubular frame, fixed mount; 3-Point retractor seat belt. 
• Options include National 2000, Bostrom, Seats Inc. integrated & Isri seats available. 
Interior Trim : 
• Mesa vinyl upholstery package with diamond stitching on door panels and back panel. 
• Overhead console with map pockets on driver and passenger side, windshield post covers, ABS upper door panels; dual interior sunvisors with pocket; moulded overhead console with passenger side storage area; side window defrost ducts & integrated arm rests; colourkeyed carpet on lower door; rubber floor mats; Document pouch mounted on back wall between seats. 
Instrument Panel : 
• Black panel standard. 
• Optional ‘Woodgrain’ in Cherry simulated. 
• Royal Rosewood also available. 
Instruments & Gauges : 
• Metric primary & secondary air pressure gauges, low air buzzer & lamp, fuel gauge, voltmeter, engine coolant temperature, oil pressure, engine oil temperature, exhaust temperature, rear axle oil temperature, transmission oil temperature, 89mm (3½”) diameter speedometer/odometer & 89mm (3½”) electronic tachometer with hour meter, Datastar, black bezel gauges standard with silver & gold bezel finishes optional. 
Paint : 
• White PPG acrylic urethane to cab & hood; red chassis, silver rims. 
• Options include custom paint. 
Tyres & Wheels : 
• Front tyres: Continental HSR2 295/80R22.5” 16 ply 
• Rear tyres: Continental HDR1 11R22.5 16 ply 
• Front rims: Accuride Accu-Lite 22.5” x 8.25” steel. 
• Rear rims: Accuride Accu-Lite 22.5” x 8.25” steel. 
• Tyre option includes Michelin. 
• Steel & aluminium disc wheels available. 
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