Semi Truck Brake Maintenance: When You Should Have Them Checked?

May 23, 2022 Published by Leave your thoughts

Vehicle brakes are a crucial component of every automobile. However, unlike passenger vehicles, truck brakes are in charge of slowing down the automobile and the goods the truck is transporting. So semi-truck brakes must be in top shape.  What do you include in brake maintenance? The following are important brake maintenance tips: Regular replacement of brake parts: Replacement of brake parts regularly assists you in ensuring the system functions appropriately. Brakes have an in-built indicator that notifies you of the time to replace the pads.  Lubrication of the slack adjusters: The adjusters (automatic or manual) are responsible for maintaining the brake’s alignment when... View Article

What Should I Do Before My First RV Trip?

April 28, 2022 Published by Leave your thoughts

Driving an RV offers limitless freedom and an escape from normalcy by being able to reach any destination you imagine. If you are a parent, you know the challenges associated with teaching your youngsters how to ride a bike — driving an RV requires learning new skills, which means you’ll need to practice patience, responsibility, and put safety first. For new RV owners, it can be intimidating to find yourself in a new situation, like trying to squeeze an RV into a tight gas station parking lot or how to empty the toilet water tank without spilling it everywhere. It... View Article

How Can I Incease the Uptime of My Semi Truck Fleet?

April 21, 2022 Published by Leave your thoughts

The positive impact of a preventative maintenance program and a regular truck repair routine is to increase the uptime of your semi-truck fleet. Whether you own a single truck or you have many, it is important to ensure you systematically repair, maintain, and even repair it to keep it for a long time. By proactively and regularly servicing your semi truck fleet, you extend the lifetime of your trucks, lower the cost of emergency semi truck repairs, and increase the uptime of your semi truck fleet. Preventative maintenance is not limited to certain segments of the commercial trucking industry. Some of... View Article

On-Site Truck and Equipment Repair

October 20, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

There are a host of problems that can come up when you’re driving long distances on the open road or running heavy equipment on the jobsite, including vehicle problems. Many times, these are unavoidable accidents, like chassis damage from running over a hazard, a blown tire or something under the hood just randomly going kaput. When you’re miles from the nearest service shop and you need to get back on the road or back to work as soon as possible, one of the best options for repair is a mobile mechanic service. Here are some reasons why a mobile mechanic... View Article

Fuel Management in an Emergency

October 6, 2021 Published by Leave your thoughts

Running out of gas can be a frightening thought—especially if you’re in a remote area miles from help. There are some fuel delivery services that might be able to help in some cases, but it’s still best to try and avoid that scenario if at all possible. Fortunately, there are some things that you can do to stretch your mileage as far as possible if you’re running low on fuel. Here are some fuel-conservation tips that might come in handy if you need to stretch that last bit of gas to make it to the next fuel station. Fuel-efficiency tips... View Article