1998 Cheifton 5.9 cummins. Need help for Idler pulley please..

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Jun 19, 2018
My bearing and pulley went out on my 1998 Cheifton 34' with a 5.9 Cummins motor.

the pulley is the idler that goes from the fan, to the Motor mounted A/C compressor.  Any idea where to find a replacement? or a part #

The chassis builder installed that part, so a call to Freightliner 24/7 Customer Service line should get some help. Plus you can buy parts direct from Freightliner if that stock that one.  Have the last 6 digits of the VIN handy and call 1-800-FTL-HELP

There are many sources for such parts, including Ebay & Amazon, but you need to identify the specific part first.  If there is a part number of art manufacturer name on the idler, that might be sufficient. If not, call Freightliner.  Or maybe a Freightliner dealer could help, but be aware they are independent franchises and often not well versed in the motorhome chassis (they are truck dealers, first and foremost).
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