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How Clean, Inspect And Lubricate The Fifth Wheel

Posted by on Feb 23, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How Clean, Inspect And Lubricate The Fifth Wheel

There is probably no better time to clean, inspect and lubricate the fifth wheel coupling on your truck than right after winter ends. The fifth wheel is subject to lots of abuse from not only hooking and unhooking trailers, but it can be beat up by the winter, too. Cold temperatures, ice and various road contaminants can find their way into the fifth wheel’s mechanisms and cause mischief with moving parts. Corrosion and abrasion from sand and rusting caused by salt are just two problems that can occur. That is why you should spend time...

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5 Common Reasons For Spongy Brake Pedal Feel

Posted by on Feb 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 5 Common Reasons For Spongy Brake Pedal Feel

One of the most common brake-related complaints people have involves spongy pedal feel. Under normal circumstances, the brake pedal should always have a firm, solid feel to it. The further you press down on the pedal, the harder the pedal becomes. If the pedal feels soft and spongy or if it sinks all the way to the floor, there may be a malfunction somewhere that could potentially make your vehicle unsafe to drive. Spongy brakes can be caused by a number of underlying issues that should be taken care of as soon as possible. Brake Fluid...

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The 101 On Auto Dipping

Posted by on Feb 18, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The 101 On Auto Dipping

The purchase of a vehicle is a large expense, so protecting your investment with proper maintenance is key. Of course, you may already change the oil and rotate tires on a specific schedule, but focusing on your automobile’s body is also important for protecting its value. If you are hoping to protect your paint from fading and possible development of rust, consider a plastic or rubber coating over your vehicle’s body. Also known as dipping, this coating offers an increased durability and protection at a much lower price compared...

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How To Select The Right Truck For Your Food Truck Business

Posted by on Feb 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How To Select The Right Truck For Your Food Truck Business

There’s no doubt about it: the food truck industry is booming, and it looks as though it will continue to be a great business opportunity to jump into for the foreseeable future. It’s a great alternative to a traditional restaurant as you have mobility and can find new customers anywhere and everywhere. So if you’re thinking of getting in on this exciting trend, you want to be sure you do it right so your business will not only thrive but last. And that starts with getting the right truck. Here are three key features to...

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