Benefits of Owning Wabash National Trailers
Wabash National is an industry leader for its innovation in manufacturing high-quality, durable trailers. Here are a few benefits of owning a Wabash National trailer:
- Durability and Reliability: Wabash National trailers are constructed with proprietary DuraPlate® composite panels, ensuring exceptional strength and durability.
- Fuel Efficiency: The aerodynamic design of Wabash trailers helps reduce drag and improve fuel efficiency, ultimately lowering operating costs.
- Customization and Versatility: Wabash National offers a wide range of trailers, including dry freight, refrigerated, and specialized trailers. The customization options allow you to tailor your trailer to specific hauling needs.
- Safety Features: The trailers have enhanced safety features such as anti-lock braking systems, ensuring safer transportation.
Common Signs of Issues with Wabash National Trailers
Regular inspections are critical to detecting and addressing issues with your Wabash National trailer. Here are common signs that indicate your trailer may need repair or maintenance:
- Damaged or Worn Tires: Irregular wear, bald spots, or sidewall damage on tires may indicate alignment issues or underinflation.
- Air Leaks in Brake Systems: A hissing sound or loss of air pressure might suggest a leak in the brake system, which can compromise safety.
- Faulty Lights and Electrical Systems: Flickering lights or electrical failures are signs of wiring problems or malfunctioning electrical components.
- Structural Damage: Cracks, deformations, or damages to the DuraPlate® composite panels or other structural components must be addressed immediately.
- Refrigeration Unit Problems: For refrigerated trailers, fluctuating temperatures or unusual noises from the refrigeration unit can be alarming.
Wabash National Repairs and Services Offered at OTR Fleet Service
At OTR Fleet Service, our team of highly skilled technicians provides a comprehensive range of repair and maintenance services for Wabash National trailers:
- Preventive Maintenance: We offer regular preventive maintenance, including tire pressure checks, brake inspections, lubrication, and electrical system checks, to minimize downtime.
- Tire Repair and Replacement: Our experts can repair or replace damaged tires and ensure they are correctly aligned and inflated.
- Brake System Services: We provide air brake system inspections, repairs, and replacements to maintain optimal stopping performance.
- Electrical System Repair: Our technicians can diagnose and repair electrical issues, including lighting systems, ensuring safety and compliance.
- Structural Repairs: We specialize in repairing damages to DuraPlate® composite panels and other structural components, ensuring the structural integrity of your trailer.
- Refrigeration Unit Services: Our specialists are equipped to handle the maintenance and repair of refrigeration units, keeping your perishables safe during transport.
- DOT Inspections: We offer DOT inspections to ensure your trailer complies with regulations and is roadworthy.
Don't let maintenance and repair issues keep your Wabash National trailer from performing at its best. Trust OTR Fleet Service for all your repair and maintenance needs.