2005 Alpine Western 40 ft RV
FEATURES AND BENEFITS
Peak Chassis utilizes a raised rail ladder-type chassis construction made from high-grade 50,000-psi
steel, Huck®-bolted together, and given multiple layers of polyurethane enamel under and overcoat
paint for protection against the elements. Powder coated brackets and Grade 8 bolts are used
STANDARD ALL-WHEEL ANTILOCK BRAKES
Front and rear four-piston hydraulic brake calipers, with high performance vented rotors combine with
an individually controlled four-wheel antilock brake system from Meritor®. This provides the same
pedal feel and excellent braking performance expected in your automobile. Air Drum Brakes are also
available. Please consult your dealer or WRV for product availability and performance comparisons.
CONVENIENT CHASSIS SERVICE CENTER
Provides full access to oil and transmission fluid levels, fuel filter, air filter minder, air filter, auxiliary air
supply, plus a remote service center light with a magnetic base and a 20′ retractable cord.
ELECTRONIC THROTTLE & CRUISE CONTROL
Designed to provide an electrical signal to an engine control module in response to the operator’s
demand for engine power.
TIRES & WHEELS
Toyo® wide 11R 22.5 “H” rated radial high performance tires are combined with Alcoa® polished
aluminum hub piloted 8.25” x 22.5”, 10 lug wheels with valve stem extensions to provide outstanding
appearance and road handling characteristics.
HORSEPOWER SAVING COOLING SYSTEM
Integrated radiator, charge air cooler, transmission and hydraulic fluid cooler with variable speed fan
that reduces horsepower requirements and noise. A variable speed hydraulic fan motor activates
slowly as engine temperature rises.
Allison® Heavy Duty 6 Speed 3000MH Transmission with electronic push button shifter is the only
transmission available in the Peak Chassis.
ACTIVE “AIR RIDE” SUSPENSION
Neway ® Heavy Duty Air Suspension. 4-wheel active air ride suspension that provides excellent roll
stability including automatically compensating for changes in road conditions, braking and
acceleration, smoothing out the toughest roads and curves.
AUTOMATIC LEVELING SYSTEM
The standard HWH® four-point automatic hydraulic leveling system is capable of automatically
leveling the coach at the single press of a button.
PERFORMANCE SHOCK ABSORBERS
Bilstein® high performance, heavy duty, gas pressure, self-adjusting shocks utilized at each corner of
the Peak Chassis help provide unbelievable control and stability, precise handling, ultimate
performance, and incredible comfort. They are also the choice for original equipment on BMW®,
Ferrari®, Jaguar®, Mercedes-Benz®, Porsche®, Subaru®, Toyota® and GM® Trucks.
SELF-LUBRICATING FRONT AXLE HUBS
The Meritor® front axle has been designed to allow easy visual inspection of the oil level.
Douglas-Autotec® tilt-telescopic column is designed to make the driving experience more
comfortable by allowing the driver to adjust the steering wheel to virtually any position.
Back-lit, Leather-Wrapped 18″ VIP Smart Wheel® houses cruise, windshield wipers, horn, and side
marker lamp controls.
Teleflex® brand adjustable throttle and brake pedals, easy to adjust to your requirements with the
touch of a button for increased safety and driver comfort.
Kwikee® electric slide-out extends the lower front cap, exposing the Onan® Generator and the fuel
fill caps at the press of a switch. This feature also seems to attract alot of attention while at the pump
ROOM SLIDE OUTS
The HWH® dual-cylinder hydraulic system extends the living/galley slides at the press of a switch.
Vansco® fully mutiplexed with auto-reset fuses. All chassis harnesses are numbered and color
coded for easy identification and servicing. ISO 9000 certified and tested 100%.
A 10,000-lb towing capacity hitch is provided standard with 6-way tow plug connector.
MAIN CHASSIS BATTERY DISCONNECT SWITCH
Helps preserve battery life during storage.
ELECTRONIC GAUGE PACKAGE
Actia® Smart Guages include: Speedometer, tachometer, odometer, oil pressure, fuel level, voltage,
and engine temperature. Monitors many driving functions including miles-per-gallon, low voltage
conditions, and will display engine, transmission and ABS codes to aid in service diagnostics.
(ALL CHASSIS MODELS)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 33,000-lbs
Gross Combined Weight Rating (1) 43,000-lbs
GAWR, Front 13,000-lbs
GAWR, Rear 20,000-lbs
Wheelbase (Inches) PC-34: 217”, PC-36: 252”, PC-38: 260”, PC-40: 278”
Tire Track, Front 80.5”
Tire Track, Rear 85.5”
Axle Ratio 4.63:1
Axle & Hubs Meritor® Axles with Oil Filled Front Self-Lubricating Hubs
Alternator Leece-Neville® 160-amp
Batteries Chassis – 2 Interstate® 31P VHD Heavy Duty 12-Volt
Coach* – 6 Interstate® U2400, Type GC-2 Deep Cycle 6-Volt,
732-amp/hour of service
Brake Systems (2) 4-wheel, 4-piston hydraulic disc with 4-channel ABS or 4-wheel air drum with
4-channel ABS and Automatic Traction Control (ATC)
Brake, Parking Drive-Line Drum, Spring Applied with Air Release
Electrical Harness Number & Color Coded, ISO 9000 Certified
Engine, Standard Cummins® 8.9 Liter ISL, Wet Sleeve Block, Turbo-charged and After-cooled
with Jacobs® Compression Brake, 400-HP / 1,200 Ft-Lbs. @ 1,300 RPM
Cooling System Integral Radiator, Charge Air, Transmission and Fan Cooler with Variable
Speed Hydraulic Fan
Fasteners Grade 8 Fasteners and Huck® Bolts used throughout
Frame Raised rail ladder type construction utilizing 50,000 PSI steel, and painted with
tough polyurethane under and over coats
Fuel Tank Capacity 100 U.S. Gallons
Generator 7.5 kW Onan® “Quiet Diesel” Generator
Generator Slide-Out Kwikee®, Electrically Actuated
Hitch (3) 10,000-lb Rated Trailer Hitch with 6-Way Electrical Plug
Instrumentation Speedometer, Odometer, Tachometer, Engine Oil Pressure, Voltage, Fuel
Level, Water Temperature, and Low Air Warning Lights
Leveling System, Standard
HWH® 4-Point Automatic Hydraulic Leveling System
Teleflex® adjustable throttle and brake pedals that move to meet your
requirements for enhanced safety and driving comfort
Service Center, Curb Side Access to Engine Oil, Transmission Fluid Levels, Engine Fuel Filter, Air Filter
Minder, Air Filter, Auxiliary Air Supply Outlet and Remote 20′ Service Center
Slide-Out System, Living and Bed
HWH® Self Synchronizing Dual Cylinder, Hydraulically Actuated
Steering Column & Wheel Douglas® Tilt-Telescopic with 18″ Leather-Wrapped VIP Smart Wheel®
Steering Gear R.H. Sheppard M100
Steering Gear Rating 14,000-lbs
Steering Ratio 18.9:1
Steering Pump Sauer-Danfoss® Gear Driven
Steering Turn Angle 50º
Suspension Neway® Custom-Tuned “Active” Air Ride Suspension
Shock Absorbers Bilstein® Gas Pressurized Self-Adjusting Shocks
Stabilizer Bar, Front Axle IPD® 1 5/8″ Diameter Heavy Duty Stabilizer Bar
Throttle / Cruise Control Electronic
Transmission Allison® 3000MH 6 Speed Push Button Automatic with Lock-Up
Tires Toyo® 11R 22.5 “H” Rated High Performance Radial Tires
Wheels, Standard Aluminum 8.25″ x 22.5″ 10 Bolt Hub Piloted with Valve Stem Extensions