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How to Measure Belt Wear

Drive belts need friction to operate. It sounds counterintuitive, but friction between the belt and the pulleys allows power transmission from the crankshaft to an alternator, power-steering pump or AC compressor. To produce these levels of friction, the belt and pulleys need surface area. This is why they have grooves that line up with great

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Continental Introduces New Technology to Hose Crimping

German tiremaker Continental has developed an intelligent crimper controller for distributors and customers in the hydraulic and industrial hose markets.

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Brake Hose Inspection Tips to Spot the Problem Before It’s Too Late

There is no recommended replacement interval for brake hoses. That’s because brake hose conditions will differ depending on the vehicle, driver, and environment. Inspection is the only way to spot a problem before a brake failure.