Meritor Inc. announced its EX+ air disc brake for tractors and trailers has been optimized to reduce product weight and total cost of ownership. The optimized EX+ will be available to OEMs in 2018.
- Gear-synchronized, twin-piston design
- Delivers even force across brake pads simultaneously, resulting in better performance and uniform pad wear
- Offers shorter and smoother stopping distances and reduced brake fade
- Patented double-sealing technology minimizes water exposure to seal for life
- Simplifies pad service steps – including 30-minute pad changes – and lowers maintenance costs with faster inspection and repair times
- Compatible with most collision mitigation systems currently on the market