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Pre-Trip Inspection – Trailer

Air and Electrical Connections

Header Board

Side of Trailer

Landing Gear

Doors, Ties and Lifts


Tandem Release Arm and Locking Pins

Remainder of Trailer

Inspect the following components according to the sections mentioned previously in this guide:

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The Five (5) Components of the Pre-Trip Inspection

  1. Engine Compartment

  2. Cab Check and Engine Start

  3. Brake Check

  4. External Cab

  5. Trailer

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