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On-Board Air mounting suggestions

Ok, so I bit the bullet and bought the Viair 444C Dual Pack with a 5 Gallon air tank.
Anyone mount these or similar? Looking for the best place, out of the way, to mount the compressors. I'm sure someone has done some creative mounting out there.
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I don't have an ex, but here's how I mounted mine. I used the factory step bar brackets to mount my tank to the frame. Whatever you do, mount the compressors straight up, not upside down or sideways. Do you have any room along the frame rails to mount the tank and or compressors?

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Mine is mounted behind the rear seat

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Mine is mounted behind the rear seat

How noisy is that man? What make and model compressor?


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In the exterior forum that thread with the guy making a 2012 ex with a 6.7 put the firestone air bag compressor in the rear cubby opposite the spare in the back storage area

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Lol, they're Nathan k3la's (P3's). I highly recommend them


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Mts678 where did you get your horns from? I'm looking to add some nice horns to my truck.
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Mts678 where did you get your horns from? I'm looking to add some nice horns to my truck.

Realtrainhorns.net. Family owned and operated company, I've had nothing but good things with them, had some problems due to error on my end and he shipped me 2 items 2 different times free of charge. Lifetime warranty on the horns.

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Go to the Exterior Forum here. There are TONS of pics (including mine ) if you search there. Try Air Horns or Train Horns maybe...
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