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Tuesday, March 20, 2012

What should I do when servicing vehicles?

March 20, 2012

Here are some safety tips for you to keep in mind when you are working are your vehicle

completely around and under vehicle and check for brake pedal pressure before moving the vehicle.

-Have all bystanders stay in a safe area until the driver has stopped the vehicle.

-Move vehicles at a low speed and in low gear – especially up and down ramps.

-Use a guide when moving the vehicle in reverse, near blind corners or narrow areas.

-Park on a level, hard surface to make repairs.

-Chock and block the wheels to prevent movement during servicing.

-Disconnect battery and discharge any capacitors before starting to work on vehicle.

-Secure the trunk and hood to prevent them from falling on you when you are working underneath them.

-Inspect a running engine with extreme caution. Avoid contact with fan blades and belts.

-Only do work or repairs on a cool engine. Hot metal and fluids will cause burns.

-Avoid working around hot equipment such as exhaust pipes and manifolds. If such work is absolutely necessary, cover the hot equipment with some insulating protection to prevent getting burned.

-Always wear eye protection when working on a vehicle or when using power tools.

-Store the keys in a secure place when the vehicle is not in use or not attended.

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