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Will Your Deliveries Negatively Impact Your Business? – Preventative Maintenance

Does preventative maintenance really make a difference? Definitely! Then why do so many drivers just get in and drive never thinking about things like correct fluid levels or condition of tires. We have all driven past people standing on the side of the road with the hood up, shaking their heads and staring at the engine as if they had never seen this part of their vehicle before. I don’t know about you but I’ve been there a few times myself. I’ve learned over time not to make this mistake anymore.

A daily vehicle inspection is an inexpensive way to keep your delivery vehicles up and running. That’s not to say it is a cure all for vehicle maintenance. You should still have your regularly scheduled maintenance performed by a qualified mechanic, but overall preventative maintenance is a quick and easy way to keep your vehicles on the road.

The U.S. Department of Transportation instituted pre-trip inspections as a way of preventing breakdowns and saving lives and is a daily part of a commercial truck driver’s life. Pre-trip inspections are required by law for all commercial drivers’. The reason for this is safety first. Equipment that is not working properly …