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Technical Specifications MAN Bus Chassis Range 
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Commuter Bus -  Model 18.232 FOC

Intercity  Bus -  Model 18.352 FOC

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Technical Specifications MAN Bus Chassis Range produced in South Africa -

DESCRIPTION BUS CHASSIS MODEL 18.232 FOC
Commuter
18.282 FOC
Commuter/
Intercity
18.352 FOC
Intercity
Engine MAN Turbo Intercooled engine DO826LFL10 D0836LFL01 D2866LFR05
Cylinders 6 6 6
Displacement (cubic centimeter) 6870 6870 11970
Nett Power (kW)-EEC1585 (nett) rating at r/min 162 @ 2400 206 @ 2400 272 @ 2000
Nett Torque (N.m) - EEC1585 (nett) rating at r/min 825 @ 1400-1700 1100 @ 120-1700 1520 @ 1200-1400
Specific fuel consumption (min),g / kW.hr 196 195 194
Green band speed range, r/min 1500-1900 1400-1700 1200-1450
Emission class Euro 2 Euro2 Euro 1
Injection pump type: Bosch Mechanical Mechanical Mechanical
Air cleaner 

Electrical

clutch

Dry filter ; Diameter 245 245 245
24-Volt system, Alternator output 28V 80 A 28V 90 A 28V 140A
F & S, diaphragm type, Type/Diameter MF395 MF395 MFZ430
Transmission Gearbox; Synchromesh type ZFS6-85 ZFS6-85 ZF8S 180
Speeds 6 6 8
Ration (lowest - highest) 6.75 - 0.83 6.75 - 0.83 6.38 - 0.76
Steer axle Front axle type V9 - 75L - 22 V9 - 75L - 22 V9 - 75L - 22
Drive axle Capacity 7500 7500 7500
Rear axle type H9 - 1380 H9 - 1380 HY - 1175
Capacity 13000 13000 11000
Ratio 5.22 5.22 3.7
Speed Max. geared speed 109 109 140
Startability Gradeability in lowest gear 29.70% 29.70% 36.90%
Performance @ 100km/h Power available for hills and overtaking Green band Perforamnce fully laden at V at 100 km/h:
engine speed at 100 km/h in r/min
2095 1857 1429
Engine power in top gear at 100 km/h (nett/kW) 158 202 228
Chassis carrying capacity at V rating (kg) 17700 17700 17700
Gradeability in top ger at V rating at 100 km/h 1.01% 2.0% 2.24%
Green band speed range in top ger, km/h 68-86 7187 83-101
Fuel tank Fuel tank capacity in litres - 3CR12 steel tank 300 400 400
Brakes System full air  full air
Front brakes (lining pad width) drum 180mm drum 180mm drum 180mm
rear brakes (lining pad width) drum 220mm drum 220mm drum 220mm
Auxiliary brake Exhaust brake EVB + Exhaust brake +  Retarder Exhaust brake+ Intarder
Wheels and tyres Tyre: tubeless steel radial size 315/80/R/22.5 315?80/R22.5 315?80/R22.5
Speed rating at full load M = 130km/h M = 130 km/h N = 140 km/h
Tyre capacity front 7500 7500 7500
Tyre capacity rear 13400 13400 13400
Suspension Front parabolic (kg) 8000 8000 8000
Rear prabolic (kg) 13000 13000 13000
Chassis Frame section(mm) 274 x 80 x 7 274 x 80 x 7 274 x 80 x 7
Width front (mm) 940 940 940
Width rear (mm) 760 760 760
Tow hitch Front tow hitch Fitted Fitted Fitted
Front f & j coupling Fitted Fitted Fitted
 
Warranty MAN Chassis, Electrical 12 months unlimited kilometers on chassis
MAN Engines, Gearbox and Axles - 24 months or 200'000 km
MAN Engines, Gearbox and Axles - 36 months or 300'000 km if all Maintenance & Services are done by MAN Workshops
Explorer Bodywork - Structural integrity & Corrosion 60 months unlimited km, conditional on MAN maintenance
Explorer Bodywork - Fixtures & fittings 24 months or 200'000 km
Service Service intervals Every 15'000 km - first 15'000 km & 45'000 km Services free
 
Tare Mass
Chassis Only
Tare mass excluding driver & fuel (kg) 5280 5280 5950
Front axle (kg) 3000 3000 3840
Rear axle (kg) 2280 2280 2110
Tare Mass 
Chassis with Commuter Body
Tare mass excluding driver & fuel (kg) 10634 10634 11554
Front axle (kg) 5150 5150 6115
rear axle (kg) 5484 5484 5439
Manufacturers Gross Vehicle Mass GS front 7500 7500 7500
GAU Rear 13000 11000 11000
GVM 18000 18000 18000
GCM 21000 21000 27000
Legal Gross Vehicle Mass A Front 7500 7500 7500
AU Rear 10200 10200 10200
V-Rating 17700 17700 17700
D/T 21000 21000 27000
Major dimensions in (mm) Wheelbase 6050 6050 6050
Body length 12200 12200 12200
Front overhang 2365 2365 2365
Rear overhang 3785 3785 3785
Body width 2600 2600 2600
Chassis frame height laden 900 900 900
Body height 3280 3280 3280
Ground clearance (front axle) 250 250 250
Ground clearance (rear axle 270 270 270
Width across rear tyres 2466 2466 2466
Approach angle In degrees 12 12 12
Departure angle In degrees 11 11 11
Hump radius In meters 9.08 9.08 9.08
Turning circle Curb to curb (m) 20.8 20.8 20.8
 Note: Tare mass of complete bus may vary according to body specifications.