Preventing Icing and Freezing of Heavy-Duty Truck Fuel Lines: Best Practices
Discover best practices for preventing icing and freezing of heavy-duty truck fuel lines. Understand the causes of frozen fuel lines and the dire consequences it can have on operations, safety, and the bottom line. Explore preventive measures, from anti-gel fuel additives to regular maintenance, and advancements in technology like fuel line heaters and electronic monitoring systems. Learn practical best practices for both drivers and fleet managers, including keeping the fuel tank full, allowing warm-up time, and carrying anti-gel additives. In case of emergencies, find troubleshooting tips and emergency measures to thaw frozen fuel lines. Stay proactive and prepared in the challenging world of heavy-duty trucking during cold winters.