Western Star of Southern California
  • Whittier
• Fontana
• San Diego
• Las Vegas
Western Star 5700XE
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Nobody but Western Star can stretch out the wheelbase and make it look this good.
The Western Star 4900 FA is available in a set-forward configuration for on-highway applications. Two different BBCs, three different engine choices and unlimited customization make this the ideal truck for best weight transfer on the road.

Typical 4900 FA Specifications

BBC Standard: 123"
Options: 109" (not available for Auto Haul applications)
Cab type Standard: Steel conventional
Cab interior Standard: Dakota Gray expanded vinyl
Hood type Standard: Fiberglass traditional-styled hood
Engine Standard: DDC Series 60 380-515 hp (not available for 109" BBC)
Options: Caterpillar C11 305-370 hp
Caterpillar C13 335-470 hp
Caterpillar C15 435-625 hp (not available for 109" BBC)
MBE 4000 350-450 hp
Transmission Standard: Eaton Fuller FR-13210B (7, 10, 11, 13, 15 and 18-speed)
Options: Eaton Fuller RTO-1609ALL 11-speed (for 109" BBC)
Eaton Fuller AutoShift/UltraShift
Allison Automatic
Front axle Standard: Meritor FF-961 single @ 12,000 lbs.
Options: Meritor single up to 20,000 lbs.
Westport single @ 16,000 lbs.
Meritor tandem @ 40,000 lbs.
Rear axle Standard: Meritor RT-40-145 R-Series tandem @ 40,000 lbs.
Options: Meritor RT-46-164P R-Series tandem @ 46,000 lbs. (for 109" BBC)
Meritor tandem up to 58,000 lbs.
Meritor single up to 23,000 lbs.
Sisu tandem @ 70,000 lbs.
Front suspension Standard: Taperleaf 12,000 lbs.
Options: Flatleaf 14,600-40,000 lbs.
Taperleaf 12,000-20,000 lbs.
AirLiner 12,000 lbs.
Rear suspension Standard: Flatleaf 36,000 lbs.
Options: Flatleaf 20,000 lbs.
AirLiner 21,000-69,000 lbs.
Hendrickson 40,000-65,000 lbs.
Chalmers 40,000-52,000 lbs.
Meritor 40,000-52,000 lbs.
Neway 46,000-57,000 lbs.
Reyco 23,000-44,000 lbs.
TufTrac 40,000-52,000 lbs.
Brakes Standard: WABCO 4S/4M Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) without traction enhancement
Wheelbase Standard: 4775 mm (188")
Frame Standard: 5/16" x 3-1/2" x 10-5/8" steel 120KSI
Options: 3/8" x -12" x 10-3/4" double channel 120KSI (for 109" BBC)
Fuel tank Standard: 100-gallon/378 liter aluminum - RH
Due to our trucks being custom built, these are simply a rough guideline...
we can make your Western Star anyway you want.

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