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A basic overview of heavy duty alternators is a must, if you are planning to purchase one for your industrial vehicle. Know what an alternator consists of, its pros and cons and how to avoid alternator failure issues along with the tips to choose the best alternator for your heavy duty vehicle with this article.
Purchasing a Heavy Duty Alternator? Do you need to purchase a heavy duty alternator for your industrial vehicle? Your alternator is an important component because it works with the battery to generate power for the electrical parts of your vehicle. Heavy-duty industrial vehicles like ambulances, buses and fire trucks need to always be running in tip top shape. You can’t afford to have an emergency vehicle break down when it is urgently needed. When your fire truck or ambulance is on the way to an emergency and people’s lives are on the line there is no room for error. To ensure your vehicles are running smoothly and safely at all times you must equip them with the best parts. Your alternator consists of a number of components, including: • Regulator • Rectifier • Rotor • Stator There are a number of reasons alternators can fail, including over heating and wrong voltage in addition to failure of one of the components mentioned above. You can use a voltage meter to check to see if your alternator is working. The best way to protect yourself against alternator failure, however, is to equip your vehicle with reliable brand name parts. So how do you choose an alternator for your industrial or marine vessel? Start off by looking for a manufacturer who has a strong reputation and is known for providing quality parts. In addition, ensure the manufacturer you choose builds quality parts designed specifically for industrial applications and heavy-duty use. Quality parts will help your vehicle perform better and extend its life. The best way to find quality, brand name parts at affordable prices is to purchase through a local distributor. Distributors have access to quality brand name parts at affordable prices because they work with manufacturers in the automotive after market. Distributors are also extremely knowledgeable about various brands, manufacturers and product specifications and can offer you valuable advice and information and help you find the right part to suit your needs. If you run fleets of industrial vehicles such as: • EMS, fire trucks and ambulances • Transit bus and highway coaches • School and shuttle buses • Commercial trucking and refrigeration vehicles • Aerial lift vehicles • Heavy duty industrial vehicles • Marine vessels • Automotive and light trucks Then you know the value of purchasing only the highest quality parts for your vehicle. When you run industrial vehicles you need to ensure they will run smoothly and safely when they are needed in order to complete the job at hand. Your distributor can work with you to find affordable solutions to keep your fleet running smoothly and safely. About The Elreg Distributors: Elreg has been providing heavy-duty industrial equipment for over thirty years. Elreg can offer you cost-effective, brand name products that are reliable and top-of-the line. To contact Elreg Distributors regarding 12v dc electric motors, visit www.elreg.com or phone them directly at 1-905-336-8830 Contact Us: Elreg Distributors Ltd. 3325 North Service Road, Unit 4 Burlington,ON L7N 3G2 Canada Ph: 905-336-8830
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