Best Onboard Air Compressor

Top 10 Best Onboard Air Compressor

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1

ARB CKMA12 Air Compressor High Output On-Board 12V Air Compressor

1,539 ratings | 24 offers
Price: $308$579.23
  • Quality components for quiet operation and extra long life
  • Heavy duty maxi-fuse equipped for professional in-line circuit protection
  • Hard-anodized cylinder bore for reduced friction
  • Constructed entirely of lightweight, high strength engineering grade materials
  • Sealed for moisture and dust resistance

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94%
customers recommend this product
4.7/ 5
Accuracy4.8
Easy to use4.6
Versatility4.3
Value for money4.2
2

Viair 40040 400C Air Compressor Kit Silver, 12v 152psi

129 ratings | 12 offers
Price: $213.16$326.51
  • 12 VOLT – 150 PSI Max Working Pressure, engine must be running during use.
  • Kit includes 400C compressor, mounting hardware with vibration isolators, freeze-resistant wiring, remote mount air filter assembly, air line for remote mounting air filter, heavy duty terminals and more
  • 2.54 CFM Free Flow @ 0 PSI
  • This unit is designed to be mounted onto the vehicle for use in an onboard air system or air suspension system. Can also be used to power air horns.
  • All VIAIR Compressors are oil-less, brush DC, permanent magnetic motors.

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92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Easy to install4
Value for money3.7
3

AIR LIFT 25592 Load Controller II On Board Air Compressor System

777 ratings | 20 offers
Price: $205.9$389.15
  • Includes compressor and gauge and wiring harness
  • Low pressure sensor automatically activates compressor if pressure drops
  • Single path system inflates two air springs at the same rate at the same time
  • Economically priced on board air compressor system
  • The easy-to-read pressure gauge allows for on-the-go adjustments, with one gauge, dual needles, and a simple inflate and deflate button
  • Perfect for light or medium duty applications for air springs

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92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Stability4.6
Value for money4.5
Easy to install4.4
4

VIAIR 200 PSI Ultra Duty Onboard Air System

117 ratings | 21 offers
Price: $557.06$756.12
  • 200 PSI maximum working pressure, 1.76 CFM @ 0 PSI
  • Intended for inflation of tires up to 37 inches or to actuate air horns that require 200PSI
  • Includes the essential components to install an onboard air system: 480C Air compressor, pressure switch, 2.5 gallon air tank, relay, air tank fittings, air line and wiring.
  • One Year Manufacturer’s defect warranty through manufacturer with receipt. Air tank should be used with a drain cock and pressure release valve.
  • Can inflate a 37 Inch Tire from 0-30PSI in 7 minutes and 10 seconds.

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92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Accuracy5
Easy to use4.4
Value for money4
5

AIR LIFT 72000 Wireless Air Leveling Compressor

649 ratings | 1 offers
Price starts from: $1
  • Exclusive two way communication for advanced air system diagnostics
  • Inflate and deflate each air spring independently to different pressures perfect for users with uneven or top-heavy loads. With two user-defined memory buttons, wireless air can remember your frequently used settings
  • Easiest installation of air compressor for air springs ever with no lines or wires to the cab
  • Includes compressor and manifold and control box
  • Wireless handheld unit for convenient operation in or outside vehicle

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92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Easy to install4.3
Value for money4.2
Remote Control4.2
6

Wolo 830 Sherman Tank & Compressor All-in-One

67 ratings | 16 offers
Price: $123.56$237.44
  • Cooling fins allow the compressor to operate at a lower temperature, preventing overheating
  • The compact one-piece design has two steel mounting brackets that are welded to the tank, making installation easier then conventional onboard air systems
  • Heavy duty 1-gallon tank is painted black to prevent rust and corrosion
  • 12-volt motor is balanced to precision and is hidden inside the tank’s housing.
  • Built-in pressure switch, pressure gauge and quality brass fittings

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84%
customers recommend this product
4.2/ 5
7

VIAIR 48032 200 PSI Dual Performance Value Pack -Chrome,Medium

36 ratings | 1 offers
Price starts from: $427.95
  • Can inflate a 2.5 gal. air tank from 0-200PSI in 2 minutes and 22 seconds. Can inflate a 5.0 gal. air tank from 0-200PSI in 5 minutes and 2 seconds.
  • Comes with two heavy duty 40-amp relays and a 165 to 200 PSI Pressure switch, please consult website for wiring diagram.
  • Two Chrome 12 VOLT 480C Air Compressors – 200PSI Max Working Pressure, engine must be running during use.
  • Built-in thermal overload protector serves to protect the compressor from overheating the in harshest operating environments.
  • 3.53 CFM Free Flow @ 0 PSI

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92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
8

VIAIR Constant Duty Onboard Air System – 10007

270 ratings | 28 offers
Price: $444.95$658.65
  • Intended for inflation of tires up to 37 inches. Designed to be installed and mounted onto the vehicle.
  • Ingress Protection Rating: IP67
  • Includes all parts needed for installation of you very own onboard air solution for tire maintenance and small pneumatic tools
  • 150 PSI maximum working pressure and 100% duty cycle at 100 PSI; 20feet 12-Gauge Wire with Inline Fuse Holder
  • Comes with a VIAIR 450C Air compressor and a 110 to 145 PSI Pressure switch.
  • Can inflate four tires up to 37 inches in diameter. Designed for uninterrupted use for up to an hour! (at 72 degrees ambient temperature) One year manufacturer’s defect warranty included with copy of the receipt. Please check the manufacturer’s website for a wiring diagram.

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92%
customers recommend this product
4.6/ 5
Value for money4.4
Accuracy4.4
Easy to install4.2
9

VIAIR 400P Portable Compressor

986 ratings | 3 offers
Price: $211.55$218.45
  • 150 PSI maximum working pressure and 33% duty cycle
  • 2.3CFM Free Flow @ 0 PSI. The air hose length is 25 feet
  • 12 VOLT Operated – 150PSI Max Working Pressure, engine must be running during use.
  • Direct heavy-duty dual battery clamps with 40-amp inline fuse
  • Includes deluxe carry bag anti-vibration tray and more

VIAIR 400P Portable Compressor - Price History: B000X9AXR8
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94%
customers recommend this product
4.7/ 5
Easy to use4.5
Value for money4.4
Accuracy4.3
Light weight4.2
10

ARB CKMTA12 ’12V’ On-Board Twin High Performance Air Compressor

1,539 ratings | 1 offers
Price starts from: $562.77
  • 3- Full wiring loom included for simplified installation and easy plug-in connectivity to Air Locker control solenoids. (Note: Air Locker Manifold Kit #171503 required to mount solenoids).
  • 5- Compressor pistons are equipped with a heavy duty European made cylindrical roller bearing. Hard-anodized cylinder bores and PTFE (Teflon) impregnated carbon fibre piston seals for reduced friction and maximum trouble free life.
  • 2- Compact twin motor, dual cylinder design makes it the highest flowing compressor in its class (voltage vs. size). Highest air flow rate of any 12V compressor of its size on the market at 174LPM [6.16CFM].
  • 1- Motors are water sealed, 100% ball bearing equipped (i.e. no bushings),and feature a unique linear brush pre-load system for extra long life, low heat and quiet operation throughout the life of the unit.
  • 4- Motors are internally thermal protected against extreme temperature damage. Over-pressure safety valve equipped. Equipped with dual heavy duty Maxi-Fuses for professional in-line circuit protection and true circuit redundancy in case of a fault.

ARB CKMTA12 '12V' On-Board Twin High Performance Air Compressor - Price History: B0050DI9YQ
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94%
customers recommend this product
4.7/ 5
Accuracy4.8
Easy to use4.6
Versatility4.3
Value for money4.2
Ranking the Brands
ARB: 20.00%
VIAIR: 50.00%
Air Lift: 20.00%
Wolo: 10.00%

Comparison Table

Сomparison: ARB CKMA12 Air Compressor High Output On-Board 12V Air Compressor: imageСomparison: Viair 40040 400C Air Compressor Kit Silver, 12v 152psi: imageСomparison: AIR LIFT 25592 Load Controller II On Board Air Compressor System: imageСomparison: VIAIR 200 PSI Ultra Duty Onboard Air System: imageСomparison: AIR LIFT 72000 Wireless Air Leveling Compressor: imageСomparison: Wolo 830 Sherman Tank & Compressor All-in-One: imageСomparison: VIAIR 48032 200 PSI Dual Performance Value Pack -Chrome,Medium: imageСomparison: VIAIR Constant Duty Onboard Air System - 10007: imageСomparison: VIAIR 400P Portable Compressor: imageСomparison: ARB CKMTA12 '12V' On-Board Twin High Performance Air Compressor: image
ARB CKMA12 Air Compressor High Output On-Board 12V Air CompressorViair 40040 400C Air Compressor Kit Silver, 12v 152psiAIR LIFT 25592 Load Controller II On Board Air Compressor SystemVIAIR 200 PSI Ultra Duty Onboard Air SystemAIR LIFT 72000 Wireless Air Leveling CompressorWolo 830 Sherman Tank & Compressor All-in-OneVIAIR 48032 200 PSI Dual Performance Value Pack -Chrome,MediumVIAIR Constant Duty Onboard Air System – 10007VIAIR 400P Portable CompressorARB CKMTA12 ’12V’ On-Board Twin High Performance Air Compressor
BrandARBVIAIRAir LiftVIAIRAir LiftWoloVIAIRVIAIRVIAIRARB
Item Dimensions LxWxH12.73 x 9.16 x 5.88 inches12.5 x 6.4 x 8 inches15 x 8.25 x 6 inches26.5 x 14.5 x 10 inches13 x 11 x 9.5 inches19.69 x 10.24 x 4.72 inches
Voltage12 Volts12 Volts (DC)12 Volts12 Volts12 Volts (DC)12 Volts
Item Weight1.6 ounces8.65 pounds1 pounds31.5 pounds7.99 pounds8.25 pounds22.1 pounds32 pounds10.4 pounds1.6 ounces
ManufacturerARBViair CorporationAir Lift CompanyViair CorporationAIR LIFT COMPANYWolo Manufacturing Corp.VIAIRViair CorporationViair CorporationARB
Product Dimensions12.73 x 9.16 x 5.88 inches12.5 x 6.4 x 8 inches26 x 13 x 9.9 inches15 x 8.25 x 6 inches14 x 14 x 10 inches26.5 x 14.5 x 10 inches13 x 11 x 9.5 inches19.69 x 10.24 x 4.72 inches
Is Discontinued By ManufacturerNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
FoldingNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNo
Country of OriginChinaChinaChinaChinaChinaChina
ExteriorPaintedSmoothPaintedSmoothPaintedPainted
Special FeaturesAmp Draw: 26 amps, Compressor: Heavy Duty, Dimensions: Viair 40040 Dimensions., Duty Cycle: 33 percent, Max PSI: 150, Note: Uses replacement direct mount air filter assembly 92623. Uses replacement remote mount air filter assembly 92622., Performance Data: Viair 40040 Performance and Tire Fill Rate data.Amp Draw: 20 amps, Compressor: Heavy Duty, Dimensions: Viair 20001 Dimensions., Duty Cycle: 100 percent, Gauge Type: Single, Max PSI: 200, Note: Uses replacement direct mount air filter assembly 92627. Uses replacement remote mount air filter assembly 92629., Performance Data: Viair 20001 Performance and Tire Fill Rate data., Replacement Compressor: Viair 480C, Tank Size: 2.5 gallonAmp Draw: 40 amps, Compressor: Heavy Duty, Dimensions: Viair 48012 Dimensions. , Duty Cycle: 100 percent, Max PSI: 200, Note: Uses replacement direct mount air filter assembly 92627. Uses replacement remote mount air filter assembly 92629., Performance Data: Viair 48032 Performance and Tire Fill Rate data.Amp Draw: 19 amps, Compressor: Heavy Duty, Dimensions: Viair 10007 Dimensions., Duty Cycle: 100 percent, Gauge Type: Single, Max PSI: 150, Note: Uses replacement direct mount air filter assembly 92623. Uses replacement remote mount air filter assembly 92622., Performance Data: Viair 10007 Performance and Tire Fill Rate data., Replacement Compressor: Viair 450C, Tank Size: 2.5 gallonStainless Steel Valves, Automatic Reset Thermal Overload Protector, Aluminum Sand Tray with Vibration Isolators, High Performance PTFE Piston Ring, Anodized Aluminum Alloy Cylinder, Oil-less Design, 5-in-1 Inflator/Deflator with Inline 100 PSI Gauge, 3-pc. Inflation Tips Kit, Dual-Stage Metal Air Filter, Moisture & Dust Resistant, Gearless Direct Drive Motor, Deluxe Dual Compartment Carry Bag, Dual Battery Clamps with 40-amp Inline Fuse HolderKit Includes: Fully assembled and tested air compressor, Complete wiring loom w/ Air Locker solenoid plug-in contacts. OEM quality IP54 rated compressor isolating dash switch, 2 x relocatable splash resistant air filter with washable high-flow sintered bronze filter cartridge, Mounting bolts and washers, Comprehensive photo illustrated installation guide.

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