Electrical maintenance problems are one of the top maintenance costs facing commercial vehicle operators today.
The Qwik Tech Tips newsletter published monthly by Phillips Industries addresses specific issues that can cause problems and offers "Qwik" solutions.
Phillips Industries is a leading supplier, innovator and manufacturer of advanced electrical and air brake interface equipment for the commercial vehicle industry. Their expertise in finding solutions through an aggressive testing and product development program can help any heavy vehicle operator reduce their own costs from electrical problems. For instance, corrosion build up in electrical systems causes enormous cost, in both time and money and Phillips is doing testing every day to find ways to reduce those costs. Phillips personnel are in constant contact with vehicle operators, asking about their problems and offering solutions.
- In an emergency situation, a push-to-connect brass fitting can temporarily repair a nylon coiled air assembly when damage occurs to the fitting, or to the lead in close proximity to the fitting.
- Repairs like this should be considered as a temporary solution in an emergency situation only. (Just like how a spare tire is used to replace a flat tire.) It is not intended for long term use, and the damaged nylon air coil assembly should be replaced as soon as possible.
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