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Signs Your Semi Needs Its Air Conditioner Checked

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Driving trucks for a living means you have to be comfortable at all times. Driving long hours behind the wheel in a variety of seasons means your air conditioning needs to be in good repair. Here are signs your semi needs its air conditioner checked; the sooner you notice the signs, the sooner you can get repairs done before you have no AC at all. Fan not running When you turn your air conditioner on, you should instantly feel the cool air coming at you.…

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Five Ways Retractable Truck Steps Can Make Your Life Easier

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Whether your truck is barely out of the dealer’s lot or whether you already have a running board and are looking for something a little more kid-friendly, a retractable truck step may be just the accessory you’re looking for. Here are five ways these steps can make your life easier. 1. Keeping your clothes out of the mud You may have noticed that climbing into a tall truck while wearing flowing clothes can end in disaster, especially during the muddy season.…

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The Three Essentials You Need For Your First RV Trip

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If you are in the process of purchasing your first RV, here are the three essentials that you are going to need to pack up when you take your new-used RV out on its first trip. #1 Firewood Just because you are traveling in your RV does not mean that you need to miss miss out on the joy of a campfire. Most RV camping spots include outdoor campfires pits that you can use.…

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3 Things To Consider When Choosing A Paint Color For Your Car

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Whether you are fixing up a car that needs body work or you would just like to change up the appearance of your vehicle, you might be thinking about having it painted. If so, you could be unsure of which color to go with. These are a few things that you should consider when choosing a paint color for your car. 1. Will It Be More Costly? First of all, you should consider the cost differences between various types of paint.…

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How Clean, Inspect And Lubricate The Fifth Wheel

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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.…

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5 Common Reasons For Spongy Brake Pedal Feel

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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.…

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The 101 On Auto Dipping

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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.…

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How To Select The Right Truck For Your Food Truck Business

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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.…

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