Freightliner 108SD (severe duty) Truck

The Freightliner 108SD commercial truck packs heavyweight power into a smaller package. It takes toughness onto tight job sites and down narrow streets, so the job gets done right.

Freightliner 108 Severe Duty Trucks



• Dump

• Refuse

• Sewer

• Utility

Quick Notes:
• Class 7/8   • 79,000 GVW    •200 to 350HP

108SD Brochure:
108SD Flyer (PDF)

It takes toughness onto tight job sites and down narrow streets. So your heavy duty trucking job can get done as efficiently as possible. The versatility of this truck model is just one reason businesses choose the Freightliner 108SD over other heavy duty trucks for sale.

Designed for Power and Versatility


With the Freightliner 108SD, you get powerful, fuel-efficient engines, multiple PTO options, a chassis engineered for ease of upfit and a weight-optimized design. We provide strong and multifaceted equipment to ensure optimal heavy duty trucking performance.

Built for Heavy Duty Trucking

Severe duty construction, combined with a steel-reinforced aluminum cab, make the Freightliner 108SD sturdy and durable enough for a hard day's work. For many days to come.

Smart design. Increased productivity.

The ergonomic design of the cab interior, as well as comfort and convenience features, help operators stay productive and efficient throughout the day.

108SD Specifications

Horsepower 450 to 600HP
GVW 62,000 lbs
Cab Configurations
Day Cab
Freightliner 108SD Day Cab
Extended Cab
Freightliner 108SD Extended Cab
• 134" BBC Extended Cab
Crew Cab
Freightliner 108SD Crew Cab
• 156" BBC Crew Cab
  • Detroit
  • Meritor
  • Taper Leaf
  • Flat Leaf Spring
  • AirLiner
  • TufTrac
  • Haulmaax
  • Primaax/Firemaax
  • Chalmers
Transmissions Manual
  • Eaton Fuller 8, 9, 10, and 11 speed
  • Allison 2000 series
  • Allison 3000 series
  • 108" BBC steel-reinforced aluminum day cab
  • Set-back front axle position at 42"
  • Cummins ISL 260 HP, 660 lb-ft torque
  • Allison 3000 Series transmission
  • Front axle rated at 12,000 lbs
  • Rear axle rated at 21,000 lbs
  • 50-degree wheel cut
  • 50-gallon cylindrical fuel tank
  • Strong, durable cab and hood
  • Radiator mounted molded-in color front grille with signature styling
  • Front grille, headlight bezels, engine air intake grille, bumper and primary mirrors trimmed in black
  • Halogen composite headlights
  • Air rear cab mounts
  • Flat dash
  • 63" x 14" rear window
Optional Features
  • Bright-accented front grille with chromed grille surround, headlight bezels and engine air intake grille
  • Engine air intake pre-cleaner
  • Integral front frame extensions in 6" and 24" lengths
  • Large selection of wheelbases with frames and frame reinforcements to meet severe duty needs
  • Engine and transmission power take-offs
  • Two or three batteries mounted under cab to optimize back-of-cab packaging
  • Range of cylindrical and rectangular aluminum fuel tanks
  • Steer axles from 12,000 to 20,000 lbs
  • Single drive axles from 21,000 to 38,000 lbs rating
  • Tandem drive axles from 40,000 to 46,000 lbs rating
  • A wide range of Eaton and Allison® transmissions
  • Freightliner AirLiner® and TufTrac® rear suspensions
  • Hendrickson® walking beam and air ride rear suspensions
  • Chalmers single rear suspensions
  • Ergonomic wing dash
  • Expanded dash instrumentations, switches and controls to meet almost any vocational application
  • Cummins ISB engine with up to 325 HP, 750 lb-ft torque (available Q2 2012)
  • Cummins ISL engine with up to 350 HP, 1000 lb-ft torque
  • Frame-mounted front tow eyes
  • Dual steering and controls
  • Stand-up, right hand drive configuration available
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