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Old 03-18-2019, 03:21 PM   #1
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Isata 5 airbag suspension review

I finally had the Kelderman front airbag kit installed. The kit is top notch quality. I only drove the coach for an hour after the install but I am very impressed. The first thing I noticed is that many small rattles disappeared. On the interstate, the jarring expansion joints and bridge thresholds are now just a gentle rise and fall. It really makes a great riding coach a superb riding coach. I am going to do a little experimentation with the pressures but starting out at 95psi and 8inches. Iíll update after a long trip. Click image for larger version

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Old 03-18-2019, 03:36 PM   #2
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I'd also be curious if it changes the front ride height and how much control there is to change that and shift weight to balance out customer loading.
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They recommend 8" for the most comfortable ride. The ride height looks the same as with the springs. I opted for the manual inflation. They offer a computer/mechanical controlled inflation option that self levels.
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Looks good Scott. Your upgrade bucket list is getting smaller. lol. Wont be long before you have to buy another unit so you have more projects to do.
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Old 03-18-2019, 06:42 PM   #5
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They recommend 8" for the most comfortable ride. The ride height looks the same as with the springs. I opted for the manual inflation. They offer a computer/mechanical controlled inflation option that self levels.
If not to much trouble can you post a link of what you purchased. Did you have the installed or did you do it yourself? Looks like a great purchase.
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Here is a libk to the kit.

https://kelderman.com/shop/2016-ram-...air-suspension

I did not install it myself. It took 3 guys who are suspension gurus 3.5 hours to install. Worth every cent.
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Old 03-18-2019, 07:27 PM   #7
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Here is a libk to the kit.

https://kelderman.com/shop/2016-ram-...air-suspension

I did not install it myself. It took 3 guys who are suspension gurus 3.5 hours to install. Worth every cent.

Thank you very much. Now to find someone to install here in the Bay Area. I am tired of our road system and hate flinching at every bridge or railroad track.
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Thank you very much. Now to find someone to install here in the Bay Area. I am tired of our road system and hate flinching at every bridge or railroad track.

It looks like Kelderman has a couple of dealers in the bay area. Each kit is custom made and takes about four weeks to ship to the dealer.
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Now if you could only add a HWH leveling control to eliminate the leveling jacks, as found on many high-end class A coaches.
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Looks good Scott. Your upgrade bucket list is getting smaller. lol. Wont be long before you have to buy another unit so you have more projects to do.


Iím just gonna wait for your rig to go up for sale!
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