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Link UltraRide question

I have a 2006 F550 with the Link UltraRide chassis air suspension kit on it. Does anyone here have this system on their truck? This system has been great however I recently am battling with a leak. The last two mornings I found the truck completely “dumped” with no air in the system. I filled the system and raised the truck to ride height last night and searched for the leak. I was able to hear the leak and took a few pics of the valve that is leaking the air. I think it is the Dump valve also known as the 3 way valve. If anyone has info I would be greatly appreciated. I’m gonna call Link and see what they have to say. Thx

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Here are the pics!!! Pictured is the valve where I located the leak. There is an elbow at the top with one line then there is a Y with two lines then toward the bottom there are two elictrical wires then just bellow that there is a black (looks like a knob) thing with a small brass colored button in the middle. This is where the air is leaking out from, the very bottom of this whole assembly.






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50gal TransFlow/Took box
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I have the same system on a f450. I eliminated the dump valve and level controls and went with in cab gauge and switch controls. This gives me the ability to control each bag individually and I am able to level the truck side to side when hauling my camper.
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Part number from Link 1301-0535 Valve 3way

You can call Darren @ 818-767-3323 he should be able to get any parts you may need.

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Part number from Link 1301-0535 Valve 3way

You can call Darren @ 818-767-3323 he should be able to get any parts you may need.
Yes thats the one. The other possible part needed is the Level control valve. I wont know till I do the test in the morning. Thats part number 800M0197.

I hope its the 3 way as it is much cheaper. oh who is Darren and where does he work...??

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BPD External Oil Cooler system
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ARP head studs
40gal aft axle fuel tank
50gal TransFlow/Took box
Rhino lined bed
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Did some diagnostics on the Link UltraRide system today. Turns out it is the 3 way solenoid valve. It's ordered and hopefully it gets here soon. Funny thing is the system seems good to go right now, of course now that parts are en route.


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2006 F550 Lariat Superduty
Link UltraRide System
4.88 Rear Gear
Banks Big Hoss Bundle
Banks intake
Banks Intercooler
Diesel tech "Bullet Proof" kit
Bullet proof EGR cooler
BPD External Oil Cooler system
Coolant filter bybass system
ARP head studs
40gal aft axle fuel tank
50gal TransFlow/Took box
Rhino lined bed
24K Air Safe 5th Wheel hitch
19.5 Alcoas with 225/70/19.5s
SCT SF3 3015 Tuner
Edge Evolution CTS w/EGT
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WOW been a while, but its all fixed. I also added a line to run air tools and fill tires with air on the toys... thx for the help!!








2006 F550 Lariat Superduty
Link UltraRide System
4.88 Rear Gear
Banks Big Hoss Bundle
Banks intake
Banks Intercooler
Diesel tech "Bullet Proof" kit
Bullet proof EGR cooler
BPD External Oil Cooler system
Coolant filter bybass system
ARP head studs
40gal aft axle fuel tank
50gal TransFlow/Took box
Rhino lined bed
24K Air Safe 5th Wheel hitch
19.5 Alcoas with 225/70/19.5s
SCT SF3 3015 Tuner
Edge Evolution CTS w/EGT
4" Turbo Back Silverline Exhaust, 5"tip
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