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.
- LEDís turn on 0.2 seconds faster than incandescent lights.
- LED brake lights give 20 feet more stopping distance than incandescent brake lights at highway speeds of 70 mph.
- Shock and vibration can cause incandescent lighting to fail. Installing LEDs offers a solution to this.
- With less amperage draw, LEDs can run on a smaller gauge, which can equal a cost savings in wiring.
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