Timken releases new service videos

Timken debuted five new technical training videos for heavy-duty service technicians this week at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2018 in Las Vegas.

Timken says the new videos were crafted to help commercial vehicle techs get their trucks back on the road. The latest Timken “Tricks of the Trade” videos are available on the company’s YouTube page, and guide technicians through steps for servicing commercial wheel bearings. The new videos are as follows:

  • Learn how to properly install a Timken Premium Seal on a commercial vehicle wheel end: Timken Tricks of the Trade– Installing a Timken Premium Wheel Seal
  • Review the proper installation of a Timken® Set-Right Bearing on a commercial vehicle wheel end: Timken Tricks of the Trade – Installing a Timken Set-Right Bearing
  • Proper adjustment of wheel bearings on commercial vehicle wheel ends is important. Learn the proper adjustment procedures with this video: Timken Tricks of the Trade – Adjusting Wheel Bearings
  • Removing cups from commercial vehicle aluminum wheel hubs can be challenging. Timken provides tips to walk you through it: Timken Tricks of the Trade – Tips for Removing Cups from Wheel Hubs
  • Learning to program a hub odometer for your commercial wheel hub can be complicated. Timken Tricks of the Trade – Programming a Hub Odometer, walks you through the programming process, step by step.


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