In Cab: Pre-Inspection

  1. 1. Seat Belt
    • Properly Mounted and secured
    • Not ripped or frayed
    • Adjusts and latches properly
  2. 2. Fire extinguisher
    • Properly mounted and secured
    • Fully Charged
  3. 3. Triangles
    My three reflective triangles are under my bunk.
  4. 4. Spare Electrical Fuses
    My spare electrical fuses are in the glove box
  5. 5. Safe Start
    • First make sure your transmission is in neutral
    • IF MANUAL, fully depress your clutch
    • Turn the key to the on, check the ABS light comes on and off. 
    • SAYING: My ABS light came on and off, indicating there is not issue with the ABS.

    Then start your engine.
  6. 6. Voltmeter
    My alternator is charging between 13 and 14 volts.
  7. 7. Oil pressure gauge
    The engine oil pressure is rising to the normal operating range.
  8. 8. Water Temp. Gauge
    The water temperature is rising to the normal operating range.
  9. 9. Air pressure gauge
    The air pressure should build to governor cut. Between 120-25 psi
  10. 10. Horn City and Air
    Blow the city and air horn. Physically do it
  11. 11. Windshield and Mirrors
    • Windshield and mirrors are clean 
    • No cracks, breaks, or obstructions. 
    • Mirrors are properly adjusted
  12. 12. Windshield Wipers and Washers
    • PHYSICALLY TURN ON
    • Saying: Wipers are properly mounted and secured, operating smoothly. The blades aren't cracked or dry rotten.
  13. 13. Heater and defroster
    • PHYSICALLY TURN ON
    • FEELING FOR AIR OVER THE DASH AND UNDER
  14. 14. Lighting Indicators
    Point to the lighting indicators on the dash: Left, right, 4 way, and high beams
  15. 15. Parking Brake
    • Set the trailer brake, release tractor brake, give a light tug
    • Set the tractor brake, release the trailer brake, give a light tug
  16. 16. Service Brake Check
    • Release both protection valves
    • I will pull forward to 5 miles per hour.
    • Apply the service brake making sure it doesn't pull left or right.
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In Cab: Pre-Inspection
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Pre-Inspection
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