Driven By The Best: The Detroit DD5 Inside the Freightliner M2106

Engines 02/13/2017


Industry-leading pickup and delivery companies demand durability, fuel efficiency and technology to drive their businesses. With the combination of the medium-duty Freightliner M2 106 and Detroit™ DD5™, an industry-leading medium-duty truck meets the most tech-advanced engine in the industry.



Engineered for exemplary efficiency and maximum uptime, the medium-duty Detroit DD5 leverages the success of Detroit heavy-duty engines. Best-in-class maintenance intervals of up to 45,000 miles keep you working longer, and Detroit™ Connect Virtual TechnicianSM remote diagnostics, fault code interpretation, parts & service and repair scheduling keeps you informed of the engine’s performance along the way.


The Freightliner M2 106 is a versatile member of the Freightliner Trucks family, offering the perfect platform for pickup and delivery applications. With a wide array of specialized options based on your needs, the truck of choice for the industry’s top performers is now tailored for durable medium-duty performance. 

The best demand results. And when you demand the Detroit DD5 inside your M2 106, you’ll be driven by the best. Click here to learn even more.

Detroit Connect Portal

The Detroit™ Connect portal is easy-to-use, one-stop-shop for all vehicle performance data gathered, transmitted and analyzed by Detroit Connect.  The portal gives you access to insights delivered by  Detroit Connect Virtual Technician℠. The Detroit Connect portal will also give you access to new features, such as Remote Updates, and Analytics, available late 2017.

Detroit connect portal login


All DDCSN content has been migrated to our DTNAConnect web portal. All information previously on the DDCSN is now on DTNAConnect. We have created a quick reference guide to help you locate the migrated content on DTNAConnect. Existing DDCSN login credentials will also work with DTNAConnect. Please work with your security administrators for login or content issues. If you do encounter any technical issues, please contact the Software Support Center at 855-639-8680 or


DTNA Connect Portal

DTNA Connect is the starting point for working with all brands and franchises that fall under the Daimler Truck North America umbrella: Detroit, Thomas Built Buses, SelecTrucks, Sterling, Freightliner, and Western Star. Here, you can access the full spectrum of online applications, resources and tools you need. Whether you use DTNA online resources to complete repairs, purchase parts, submit warranty claims, spec new vehicles or track the status of your truck orders, DTNAConnect streamlines the tasks and activities that are part of your daily work routine.

DTNA Connect Portal Login