Why You Need to Pay Attention to Your Air Dryer
If you’ve been part of the trucking industry for a while, then you know about the increasing importance of your vehicle’s air system. As vehicles work to optimize uptime and become more fuel-efficient, more and more air-braked vehicles depend on clean, quality air from their air dyers to keep solid, liquid, and aerosol contaminants – like water and oil – out of the air brake system.
Located between the compressor and the reservoirs, air dryers are responsible for removing these contaminants before they affect the air system and potentially jeopardize the vehicle’s efficiency. ABS components, push-pull dash valves, spring brake modulating valves, seals, and other components in your air brake,