• Towing Tips and Hints

    Tow Truck Drivers are Heroes to the Rescue

    Tow truck operators are undoubtedly the unrecognized heroes of the roadways. Tow truck operators are called to the scene of crashes to eliminate broken automobiles and to assist clear the roadways. When reacting to crashes, tow truck technicians in addition to eliminating broken automobiles, likewise see the horrendous inuries and deaths of victims. Tow truck technicians are constantly on the scene getting rid of trashed cars and assisting mishap victims get to other locations. Tow truck [...]

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    Towing & Recovery: It's In My Blood

    Towing has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. It's all I've ever known. It's all I've ever done. It's in my blood. It's not just about getting the job done, it's about getting it done. And to do that, it takes a team. Family means everything to me, and my crew is part of my family. Towing is dangerous work. You have to know what you're doing or someone's gon na get hurt, and that's not something I'll let happen. No two wrecks are alike. It's always a challenge, but that's [...]

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    What to Do When Your Car Will Not Start

    If the FOB itself is malfunctioning, often times the repair is as simple as moving the FOB into an specific slot in the dash or merely holding the FOB over the start button, which then resets the system. You can call the dealership or search online for the reset method for your automobile model. If you can reach the starter, in some cases a gentle bang on the side of it while somebody holds the ignition in the start position gets it to break totally free and turn over the engine. If you [...]

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    On Christmas time Eve, A Women Tow Truck Operator Saves Stuck Drivers

    Evelyn Houck, a blond haired, blue eyed, Triple A towing flatbed tow operator and mechanic whose area covers Pennsylvania.  She made a late day call on X-mas Eve to a stranded driver who needed a jump start. Ms. Houck attached the jumper cables and then jump started the vehicle to the joy from the client which required to pickup her pet dog from the household pet grooming shop where that had actually been actually left behind, obviously, for a X-mas hairstyle. She anticipated events would [...]

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    5 Things You Should Never Do In An Automatic Transmission Vehicle

    This video discusses the 5 things you should never ever do in an automated transmission automobile. Unless, of course, you want to give your local towing company some extra business. I believe it's simply as essential to comprehending in exactly what you should not be doing as is comprehending why? This is a part of torque converter and so we're going to be looking at, you understand kind of how mechanically automated transmission works So that we can much better comprehend, why we should not[...]

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    Towing Operator Shares Tips, Trouble Spots for Winter Weather Driving

    Something tow truck operators are always prepared for. A news reporter rode along with the towing company and he says you can learn a thing or two about winter driving. He has seen his share of driver mistakes. People that are not confident in their abilities to drive on the road on a day like today really should not. Snow melts off warm vehicles and then re-freezes. They think the road is clear but when they come to the intersection there will be an excess amount of ice. They come up[...]

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    Installing Truck Trailer Safety Globes

    You can never have enough safety. One thing that's a good idea is a safety globe similar to this. Now these are cheap. I picked this one up for ten dollars at Harbor Freight. And it plugs right in to your cigarette lighter. What we are going to do is install this on the top of the roof while we are loading, unloading or towing the vehicle. The bottom has a magnet on the center and it will stick right to the roof, no other installation required. We are going to run the wire to the door and [...]

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    Flatbed Service Jacksonville - Arlington Wrecker

    During the week of April 24th, our friends at Arlington Wrecker were sent off to a retention fish pond within the Florida Port center for an item of equipment that had actually rolled right into the water. The tow truck operator as well as the manager integrated together on this tough recovery. They were spoken about among many thankful customers, at a delivery port nearby Jacksonville Florida. They had a lawnmower and also a mid-sized John Deere tractor that had actually slid out of [...]

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