2016 Freightliner Business Class M2

The 2016 Freightliner Business Class M2 is one in the series of medium-duty vehicles produced by Freightliner. The FL-Series was introduced in the 1990s, and the M2 has been in production since June 2002. The M2 may be found in class 5 through class 8 gross vehicle weight classes. Medium-duty and severe-service models, as well as a wide range of colors, are all available for the Business Class M2. The truck comes in three different cab sizes, each spanning 106 inches from bumper to bumper and 132 inches from bumper to back of the cab. Crew cabs may accommodate a maximum of six passengers.

The M2 106 is called for its 106-inch BBC length in day cab mode when equipped. The GVWRs range from 48,000 to 66,000 pounds, depending on the model. The chassis and cab of this truck are mostly used in the trucking business as a straight truck, but they may also be used as a cutaway cab conversion in the bus industry.

Performance and Fuel Economy

Its tilting hood allows easy access to the engine and other components, making inspection and normal maintenance a breeze on the 2016 Freightliner Business Class M2 106. The M2 106 cab is lightweight and incredibly robust, thanks to high-quality and long-lasting components. It is constructed of corrosion-resistant aluminum reinforced with e-coated steel, making it exceptionally sturdy. Freightliner Vehicles use robots and other automated technologies to assist in the production of accurate, dependable, and world-class vocational trucks for the transportation industry. Vocational vehicles remain on work sites for many years due to stringent, world-class quality control procedures. Detroit axles are laser aligned at the factory to guarantee maximum performance.


Engine type: Daimler AG Detroit DD5, Detroit DD8, 200-350 HP

2016 Freightliner Business Class M2

2016 Freightliner Business Class M2 Factory Service Manual

The service manuals for the 2016 Freightliner Business Class M2 are extensive, covering every vehicle service and repair procedure. A service manual is needed for every repair completed to your 2016 Freightliner Business Class M2. This Freightliner M2 106 manual will cover:

  • Maintenance
  • General
  • Service
  • Engine
  • Electrical
  • Power Transmission
  • Cab
  • Brakes
  • Steering
  • Interior

Freightliner Business Class M2 repair manuals are intended for technicians and dealerships to regularly maintain and repair vehicles. The owner may use these service instructions to verify that any maintenance or repairs are done properly and exactly on every occasion.

Design, Comfort, and Quality

The M2 106 can tow a broad variety of bodywork and chassis-mounted equipment. It is both attractive and functional, and it has a GVWR of up to 66,000 pounds. Simply put, this means it gets the job done. With a wheel cut of up to 55 degrees and a bumper swept back, the M2 106 delivers exceptional mobility in small spaces and tight corners. The M2 106 has a wide and ergonomic interior with plenty of storage. As a result, it is a perfect location for drivers to work from. This allows drivers to remain comfortable and productive throughout the whole day.

The M2 106 is built with versatility in mind, making it the ideal platform and vehicle of choice for various applications. Truck manufacturer Freightliner developed the 2016 Freightliner Business Class M2 106 with the company’s requirements in mind, and it has been constructed to provide hundreds of clever spec’ing alternatives that save you money and time.

Simpler Systems, Less Downtime

The SmartPlex electrical system has pre-engineered connectors for engine wiring and lighting, eliminating the necessity for splicing between the two systems. The M2 106 is an elegant, efficient, and versatile vehicle. With transparent frame rails and a range of exhaust packages, you may customize your semi truck to the exact specifications you want for the task.

Firetrucks, ambulances, and other emergency vehicles rely on M2 106 trucks daily; thus, Freightliner has developed its vocational trucks to provide the highest level of uptime and dependability possible. Because higher uptime translates to increased earnings, Freightliner Trucks engineered the M2 106 to be fuel-efficient and simple to maintain, allowing for optimum production with the least amount of downtime.

Safety Features

A slanted hood, low-profile dash, and windshield with a surface area of 2,500 square inches give drivers the finest vision in the class. The 2016 Freightliner M2 106 is equipped with a steel-reinforced aluminum cab to provide comfort and safety. An optional SmartPlex electrical system allows for the insertion of safety interlocks to help avoid injuries and equipment damage. On Freightliner trucks, a variety of active and passive safety devices may assist drivers in reducing the risk of accidents. The Meritor WABCO OnGuard and OnLane active systems, which offer collision mitigation and lane departure warning, are available active systems.