Peterbilt adding Paccar 20k, 22k steer axles to work truck line

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Peterbilt has added Paccar’s new 20,000- and 22,000-lb. wide track steer axles to its vocational lineup.

Available with standard front air disc brakes or optional drum brakes as well as suspensions and wheel end options, both axle ratings will be available in the Models 567, 520, 389, 367, 365, 348 and the 389 glider kit.

The design of the Paccar axle provides improved maneuverability with a turn angle of up to 50 degrees.

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