Learn the details of battery acid stratification, and how to service it.
More often than not, sulphation is caused by user neglect or in many cases, just not paying attention to your battery.
When a hybrid vehicle sits for extended periods of time the state of charge on the high-voltage battery can drop significantly.
Duty cycle plays a key roll in determining how long an air compressor can run safely.
Having the proper equipment can help shops use less compressed air.
Having the right air nozzle can determine if your shop meets OSHA safety standards.
Many compressed air systems have two tanks: a wet tank before the dryer, and a dry tank after all dryers and filters for compressed air storage.
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Even though nitrogen is not as “reactive” as regular compressed air, you can still expect to lose about 2 percent pressure for every 10 degrees F in temperature reduction.
Recommendations on intervals for cleaning, inspecting and lubricating fifth wheels.
Debunking the myths related to the reason for special oil and service equipment for high-voltage compressors.
High-voltage gloves used to work on hybrid vehicles should be tested every six months.
The state-by-state disparity in standards is primarily related to biodiesel content.
Anti-gelling additives can sometimes help in these situations.