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Old 07-10-2016, 09:01 PM   #1
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Cross Country Air Suspension

Hi there,

We have a 2017 Cross Country 407FW. The airbags will only start to fill up once the leveling jacks are fully retracted. Is there a way to fill up the airbags first? I want to do this so the suspension will raise up and take the pressure off the jacks before I retract them. Otherwise when you hit the 'retract all' button, the coach will sometimes come down pretty hard depending on how far out the jacks are.



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Old 07-12-2016, 07:50 PM   #2
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Great question. The only way I have ever been able to retract is all together......hopefully someone will know how or have an answer


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Old 07-12-2016, 09:29 PM   #3
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I called Lippert today and asked them and they said their electronic leveling system only knows 2 things: open valve to dump air when jacks down, and close valve once jacks are all the way up.

I may try calling Freightliner tomorrow to see if there is perhaps a manual valve somewhere to air up the bags before jacks up.
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