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Old 09-08-2016, 07:48 PM   #1
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Forester 3011DS air suspension

Anyone install an on-board compressor to keep the air bags full? It stinks having to check and fill before every trip, and then every few days after that on a long drive.

Would be nice to just have it be automatic.
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Old 09-09-2016, 09:58 AM   #2
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The "Wireless air 72000" works great. It keeps a constant set air pressure in the bags and you can adjust the pressure while driving.
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The "Wireless air 72000" works great. It keeps a constant set air pressure in the bags and you can adjust the pressure while driving.
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Any pictures of the installed set-up and how you routed lines?
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Old 09-12-2016, 08:48 AM   #4
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The "Wireless air 72000" works great. It keeps a constant set air pressure in the bags and you can adjust the pressure while driving.
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awesome, thanks!

is this the one?
https://www.airliftcompany.com/shop/72000/
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I just use a bicycle pump with a gauge.

Takes less than a minute per side.
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Old 09-12-2016, 10:47 PM   #6
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Yes...that is the system
I believe Amazon has a good price on it
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Forester 3011DS air suspension

I went with the cheapest of the AirLift units -

AIR LIFT 25804 Air Shock Controller Kit https://www.amazon.com/dp/B000CFO05E..._cSF2xbTCB32VD

Mounted in the wet bay, where the left side fill was. Pulled power off of the converter (which is also in the bay) and routed the right side line across & used a 'T' to connect it in with the other. I've lost the ability to fill them independently, but frankly don't care. The analog gauge and controls are right there in the bay, easy to check and run every time I stop for gas.

Turned out to be a quick and inexpensive fix to an annoying task. Now I don't have to unpack the bays to check air, or run around to both sides, or dig out a pump and stow it when I'm done. I'll try to remember to snap a pic in daylight tomorrow.
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I went with the cheapest of the AirLift units -

AIR LIFT 25804 Air Shock Controller Kit https://www.amazon.com/dp/B000CFO05E..._cSF2xbTCB32VD

Mounted in the wet bay, where the left side fill was. Pulled power off of the converter (which is also in the bay) and routed the right side line across & used a 'T' to connect it in with the other. I've lost the ability to fill them independently, but frankly don't care. The analog gauge and controls are right there in the bay, easy to check and run every time I stop for gas.

Turned out to be a quick and inexpensive fix to an annoying task. Now I don't have to unpack the bays to check air, or run around to both sides, or dig out a pump and stow it when I'm done. I'll try to remember to snap a pic in daylight tomorrow.
awesome, thanks for that.

can't wait for the pics.
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I have the ''RIDE RITE SYSTEM'' on my Class C motor home...do you think it would work on mine. That system looks great. Thanks .
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