Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-21-2012, 09:18 AM   #1
daydreaming about camping
jeeplj8's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: KC area
Posts: 1,400
what suspension does the 310 BHDS have?

The dealer could not answer this, the brochure is silent, and the webpage does not say. Can't go look because we are talking about ordering one to be built.

So does anyone know what axles/suspension this has? Looks like leaf, but may have the new equalizer system, but I cannot tell from the pics.



2013 Coachmen Freedom Express 320BHDS pulled by a 2005 F250 King Ranch CC

A rainy day camping is better than a sunny day at work.
jeeplj8 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-21-2012, 11:31 AM   #2
Senior Member
amxpress's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Clayton, NC
Posts: 669
Your trailer does have leaf springs. I would think if it had an upgrade i.e. Trail Air, it would be mentioned under "Features" or listed as an option.
You can have it installed by your dealer, though.

2013 Palomino Columbus 320RS
2007 Dodge RAM 2500 6.7 Cummins
Reese 15K manual slider
M.I.L. in Florida for good!!
amxpress is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-24-2012, 12:11 PM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Burlington, ON, Canada
Posts: 106
Ya it'll be under provisioned leaf springs on the 310BHDS, just like on my 292BHDS. I had to have them replaced after only 3 months because they where flat as a pancake (and no I am not over loaded).
2012 Coachmen Freedom Express 292BHDS
2009 Ford F250 Super Duty CC 6.8L 4.10
Husky Centreline WDH w/Sway Control
2013 Nights Booked: 38
2013 Nights Camped: 40
pwrplay is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2013, 12:20 PM   #4
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2013
Posts: 2
Any thoughts on why the leafs are flat?? Ordered a 310BHDS Liberty and expected to pick up by July 4. Concerned after reading your post on the leafs. Any insight would help? Also, what did you replace them with and who did the work?
courtmacke is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2013, 02:24 PM   #5
Senior Member
steeleshark2's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 228
My leafs are just fine. Zero issues with my suspension.
steeleshark2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2013, 11:59 PM   #6
Grandpa's big Blue truck
russellsawatsky 56's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: Gull Lake
Posts: 42
No problem with ours

2011 Ford F150 screw Ecoboost max tow 6.5 bed
2012 Ford Escape traded on
2016 Ford Edge
2012 Freedom Express 310 BHDS
Love camping with grandkids
russellsawatsky 56 is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:27 PM.