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AEC Reliance

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The AEC Reliance was a mid-underfloor mounted engined single-decker bus and coach chassis manufactured by AEC between 1953 and 1979. The name had previously been used between 1928 and 1931 for another single-decker bus chassis.[1]

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AEC Reliance
Preserved Maidstone & District Marshall bodied AEC Reliance in July 2008
Overview
ManufacturerAEC
Production1954–1979
AssemblySouthall, England
Body and chassis
Doors1 or 2
Floor typeStep entrance
Powertrain
EngineAEC AH470
AEC AH505
AEC AH590
AEC AH691
AEC AH760
Capacity7.7 litres
8.1 litres
11.3 litres
12.4 litres
TransmissionAEC manual
AEC Monocontrol
ZF synchromesh
Dimensions
Length30 feet, 36 feet, 39 feet
Width2.5 m (8 ft 2 in)
Height3 m (9 ft 10 in)
Chronology
SuccessorLeyland Leopard
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