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All Time Necessary Accessories Needed for Tow Truck Operator. Don’t leave your house without them.

All Time Necessary Accessories Needed for Tow Truck Operator. Don’t leave your house without them. Ramps. Ramps helps loading low profile vehicles.  It gives you a couple of inches ground clearance. Ratchet straps have finger hook on them. They can be  used for under reach. They can also be used on the back of the trucks pocket. They finger hood can be hooked to the chain, straps and many other. Wheel lift straps have metal ring on them basically you feed the straps over the wheel of the car then itself Cluster hook straps. These are used if you can’t use over the wheel strap because the vehicle have flat tire. This strap contains combination of R-hook, mini J, T...

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How does the vehicle goes on the back of rollback truck.

The tow truck operator hook a chain at the back of the vehicle, a winch cable on front and another safety chain on the side. On one side of the truck there are three levers the work the rollback of the truck. One tips it up and down and second that slide it back and forth. The third work the winch.  The first thing the operator going to do is get the vehicle out of park and work the winch motor to pull the vehicle on the bed of the rollback truck. The vehicle will slowly roll back into the spot. There's also a wheel left which is the same kind of operation as a conventional tow truck.

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Preventative Maintenance

The number one thing truckers can do to save money in their truck as a preventative maintenance measure is to make sure that you grease all the grease fittings on the truck at the end of each day. The wheel  should be greased daily. Also with the flatbed grease fittings located underneath the bed should be greased regularly. Ten dollar grease saves a lot $1,000 worth of repair.

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Should I buy flatbed trucks or Wheel lift truck?

Should I buy flatbed trucks or Wheel lift truck? There are two most common types of tow trucks is a flatbed tow truck and wheel lift tow truck. Wheel lift tow trucks are a little easier to operate and easier to get around in tight areas to be able to pick up cars where these flatbeds wouldn't normally go. I personally prefer these kind of trucks because the wheel lift itself grabs the wheels and gently lift up the wheels off of the ground. You can then be able to tow the vehicle where it's going to go. It’s a lot quicker is lot more efficient and there's no damage to the vehicle. Whenever we use flatbed you have to...

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Wireless Towing Light Instead of Wired

Wireless Towing Light Instead of Wired Towing lights are one of the necessary car accessories if you are driving a truck or a towing car. They come in handy if you have to tow any broken car at night without any backlight. While it is very dangerous to tow a car in highway without any backlight, it is also a big hassle to set up a wired tow light at the back of the damaged car. The wire has to be connected with the towing car battery; the wire will be at least 100-150 meter long that will go all the way to the back of the damaged car.   One has to be very careful to fix the wire...

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