Guidelines show how to get the most out of wheel ends

Sphatt, Bill
October 2011
Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2011, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p84
Trade Publication
The article offers guidelines on how to get the most out of wheel ends systems. An important factor in wheel end performance is the bearing adjustment. Cleanliness of wheel end components and venting of wheel end systems are important to the performance of wheels. Oil is recommended as the best lubricant for wheel bearings. The quality of wheel end components as well as their proper installation are vital to assuring their safety and long-term performance.


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