Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-10-2016, 12:50 PM   #1
Join Date: Oct 2015
Posts: 55
Cummins doesnt have a head gasket rebuild kit for my compressor

So I cant afford 1200 for a new compressor. Can anyone recommend another avenue or perhaps give me some insight as to what you would do?
Sunbear is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-2016, 01:12 PM   #2
Bus Nut
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Snowflake, Arizona
Posts: 318
Year: 1996
Coachwork: Blue Bird
Chassis: All American Rear Engine
Engine: C-8.3-300 Cummins MD3060
Rated Cap: 40 Prisoners

I would check with Fleet Pride, Napa, Carquest and TRP parts.
They should have a rebuilt compressor or parts. More than likely
the compressor is not made by Cummins but by Bendix or one
of the other brake manufacturers. Just remember that there is
no single right answer to any problem and creative thinking
usually trumps all things.
Dragonpop is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-2016, 02:44 PM   #3
Bus Crazy
somewhereinusa's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Andrews,Indiana
Posts: 1,390
Year: 1991
Coachwork: Bluebird
Chassis: AARE
Engine: 3116 Cat 250hp
Rated Cap: Her, me and Molly
There should be a tag on compressor with make, model and serial number. Cummins doesn't make compressors. As was said it's probably a Bendix. Think truck. If there is a TruckPro near you they carry rebuilts. You will need make, model and serial number anyway.
somewhereinusa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-10-2016, 04:30 PM   #4
Join Date: Oct 2015
Posts: 55
It's a holset

ESN 45414861 aircomprezsor holset ss296be when I googled it it brought me to a cummins websight.but I think I found some on ebay rebuilt and rebuild kits. Thank you folks,we already did the oil cooler gasket and head gasket still getting snot out the blow tube and on the upper dipstick I SO HOPE THIS FIXES MY PROBLEM!!!!! if not whats next?
Sunbear is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:38 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.