TRUCK SERVICE MANUAL
WHEELS, RIMS, TIRES
Freezing Of Nut
This is caused from either corrosion, galling or improper tightening of the inner cap nuts.
TO THE FLEET OPERATOR
Wheel equipment may be only a minor problem in your over-all PM program. However - DO NOT MINIMIZE THE
IMPORTANCE OF WHEEL MAINTENANCE.
Be sure that every man in your fleet-who handles wheels or tires-has been instructed in the few simple wheel maintenance
1. To keep the mounting clean.
2. To keep the mounting tight.
3. To service systematically.
Maintenance is not magic-but sound wheel maintenance practice can work like magic in:
INCREASING TIRE MILEAGE
DECREASING SHOP LABOR
REDUCING OPERATING DOWNTIME
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