The benefits of regular vehicle maintenance are thoroughly understood. Not as well known,
however, is the importance of preparing trucks for summertime operation.
Every summer, truckers face inconvenient and costly—in both money and time—problems that
might have been avoided if they had invested in a bit of summer preventive maintenance.
Many things can be done at the end of the cold season to prepare vehicles to make sure summer’s
high temperatures don’t lead to problems down the road.