This simplified guide to many miles of troublefree service points out what to look for and what to do about
things that happen to wheels in light or heavy duty, in highway or off-the-road operation. The wheels and parts
shown are typical. See the Budd Catalog for the complete line.
The inspection schedules and routines suggested can be modified to suit individual fleet requirements. Mileage
increments and time periods have not been established, since many factors govern the frequency of service
required to maintain wheels.
The most important thing to remember is that most wheel problems are caused by just two factors-overloading
and improper maintenance.
And when loads are matched to the proper wheel, simple checks are all that are required for long, trouble-free