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Truck Assist: Adelaide

Level 13, 26A Flinders St, Adelaide, SA, 5000

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Truck Assist: Brisbane

Level 29, 400A George St, Brisbane, QLD, 4000

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Truck Assist: Newcastle

1st Floor, Suite 15B, 50A Glebe Rd, Newcastle, NSW, 2291

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Truck Assist: Perth

Level 18, 140A St Georges Tce, Perth, WA, 6000

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Truck Assist: Melbourne

Level 16, 440A Collins St, Melbourne, VIC, 3000

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Truck Assist: Sydney

Level 10, 15A Castlereagh St, Sydney, NSW, 2000

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Truck Assist: Launceston

Level 1, 37A George St, Launceston, TAS, 7250

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User Guide To Truck Parts & Equipment

Trucks have become an important part of a country's economy because they are used to move a country's products from factory to market. Since the decline of railroads, trucks together with air transport have become the primary way to move products. However, trucks undergo a natural process with the machines that they break down and require replacement as they get older. As a result of continuous usage and accidents, they require replacement or repair.

There are several automobile manufacturers who can produce the required parts that you are looking for, so you don't need to worry about the maintenance of your truck.

Trucks are used to carry a variety of cargoes so they are composed of different parts:

  • An engine that suits the weight of its cargo and the distance it needs to be transported. Importantly, engines to be used for over long distances or at high speeds should be more powerful. While some smaller trucks may be petrol-powered, virtually all larger trucks run from diesel.
  • A body shaped to carry the cargo and easily enable its loading and removal. Goods are released through its tailgate.
  • A transmission which consists of a set of gears which move the engine's torque through to the drive-wheels. Small trucks use either an automatic or a manual transmission with synchronizers to ensure that the teeth of the gears mesh together while larger trucks may use manual transmissions without synchronizers.
  • The cab is an enclosed area where the driver and passengers are seated. In small trucks, these are either standard day cabs or crew cabs. More space for passengers can be accommodated by a crew cab but will reduce the available space for loading goods. Some cabs feature a sleeping compartment attached to the cab where the driver can rest while not driving, especially in long travel. Cabs are most commonly built either over the engine or behind it. Cab-over-engine designs reduce the overall length of a truck so they are very useful in areas where turning space is narrow. Some specialist trucks are designed with the cab built beside the engine.

In buying truck parts and equipments, the cost of new parts are high and not in reach for some buyers compared to refurbished truck parts. All the used parts are available at reasonable prices for replacement at the market. Although they are cheap and affordable, you should make sure that these parts will last long and are of good quality.

The main disadvantage to refurbished parts includes the very fact that they are used. You have no guarantee as to the condition of the part when you receive it. You don't know what wear and tear it received before you bought it; therefore, you will have no idea as to how long the part will last. Meanwhile, the main disadvantage of buying new parts is that they are more expensive than their used or refurbished counter-parts. There are a number of stores that sell truck parts online. All you have to do is put a little effort into searching and you'll find exactly what you're looking for.

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