Details about how to repair and service trucks.

June 2019

CAT C13 Diesel Engine Truck Repair – Mounting the Turbocharger

By |2019-10-11T14:24:49-04:00June 27th, 2019|Caterpillar, Truck, Vehicle|

Looking to know the necessary tools and techniques to repair a Caterpillar C13 engine? In this article Adept Age shows you a day in the life of a diesel mechanic while working on the engine's turbocharger. The CAT C13 is mainly used in Class 8 vehicles such as semi-trailer trucks.  TopicsWhat is a TurbochargerC13 TurbochargerC13 Mount BoltsLining Up the TurbochargerChecking Turbocharger [...]

January 2019

Big Truck Repair Brake Shoes Replacement

By |2019-01-28T16:34:14-04:00January 28th, 2019|Truck, Vehicle|

Trucks travel the highways transporting goods and other merchandise. In order for this large vehicle to stop safely, it is of great essence that the brakes function properly.  The most common brake system found in this large vehicle is the compressed air brake system. Let us take a look at a simple truck repair, in this case, replacing a brake on [...]

September 2018

Truck Repair For A FreightLiner’s Fan Clutch

By |2019-01-10T13:40:10-04:00September 18th, 2018|FreightLiner, Truck, Truck Repair, Vehicle|

To repair a freightliner’s fan clutch can cost you approximately $2,500.00. Gordon Robertson demonstrates how you can conduct a truck repair and save money by cleaning the fan clutch and applying grease.  To get started you should place a piece of cardboard between the truck’s fan and the radiator so that your hands don’t get damaged by the radiator. If you [...]

Truck Repair on a Damaged Fiberglass Hood

By |2018-10-04T18:56:22-04:00September 18th, 2018|fiberglass, Truck, Vehicle|

Is the hood of your semi-truck damaged? Then you don’t need to worry about spending a lot of money to do any truck repair because you will be able to repair it on your own. Protecting Yourself Against Fiberglass Before you understand how to repair your fiberglass semi-hood, you must have a clear understanding on how fiberglass works. Then you will [...]