Hydraulic gears function in demanding environments to perform essential tasks which keep your vehicles and equipment strong and on the job. If those gears undergo a catastrophic failure, the cost in both time and money can be substantial, and you may find yourself scrambling to recover. The best way to avoid that stress is to be proactive, which requires knowledge and engagement.
Below, you'll find a guide to some warning signs that your hydraulic gear pump may be at risk of failure.
If you are getting ready to take your rig on a long haul, you probably feel pretty confident that your truck will do its job well. It's true that semi-trucks are designed to be driven for long distances, but if you want to prevent problems along the way, you'll want to check out your rig first to make sure that it's ready for the trip. These are three things that you'll want to check before taking your tuck on a long haul.