Maintenance Monday: Heavy-Duty Winch Gear Oil Change

Posted by Miller Industries on Aug 6, 2018 11:22:00 AM

In this video our friends at TWG walk us through how to change the gear oil on the DP winches for Century and Vulcan heavy-duty wreckers.  In this video we also discuss the difference in oil reservoirs found on the 50k and 35k winches.  We hope you find this video helpful.  If you have more questions please reach out to one of our knowledgeable distributors.

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Topics: Century, miller industries, Winch, Vulcan, V-100, V-70, maintenance, maintenance monday, 7035, 5130, 5230, VIDEO, DP Winch, 9055, gear oil

Maintenance Monday: Setting Heavy-Duty Winch Drag

Posted by Miller Industries on Jul 30, 2018 10:23:00 AM

Verifying the winch drag settings on your  heavy-duty wrecker is an important maintenance item.  Our friends at TWG helped us create this helpful video that outlines why drag settings are so important, and also demonstrates how to set the tension for both the DP 35,000 lb. and 50,000 lb. winches.    In this video we also clear up some common misconceptions around free-spool tension settings on our Century® and Vulcan®  heavy-duty wreckers, and explain the differences between how the 35k and 50k winches function internally.

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Topics: 9055XL, Century, Century 9055, miller industries, Winch, Vulcan, Heavy-Duty, Wrecker, Winching, maintenance, Wire Rope, maintenance monday, VIDEO, DP Winch

TRAILER TOWING: Heavy Trailer Hook-Up

Posted by Miller Industries on Jun 15, 2018 10:07:00 AM

In this full feature video our own Tom Luciano will demonstrate one way to tow a heavy trailer using the Century® or Vulcan® underlift cross bar, fork risers, king pin tow plate, safety chains, and our engineered tow chains with specially designed frame hooks.  

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Topics: 9055XL, Century, 5th Wheel Attachment, miller industries, Vulcan, Heavy-Duty, Tow Truck, Underlift, Trailer, V-100, V-70, Recovery, fork holder, crossbar, 7035, 5130, 5230, king pin, Trailer Towing, fork risers, frame chains, tow chains, VIDEO

A Better Way to Check Your Tire Pressure

Posted by Miller Industries on Jun 11, 2018 10:30:00 AM

Checking the tire pressure in your wrecker or rotator is a critical safety step.  Ensuring proper tire pressure before a heavy tow could be the different between a tire blowout and a successful tow.  This video showcases the LED AirGuard® tire pressure monitoring system developed by Real Wheels, and exclusive to Miller Industries.

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Topics: miller industries, Heavy-Duty, Rotator, maintenance, maintenance monday, Tire Pressure, Air Guard, Air Pressure, Tires, VIDEO

TRAILER TOWING: Heavy-Duty 5th Wheel Attachment

Posted by Miller Industries on Jun 8, 2018 10:14:00 AM

In this video our own Tom Luciano demonstrates our heavy-duty 5th wheel attachment designed to be used with the Century® and Vulcan® heavy-duty underlift.

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Topics: Century, Century 9055, 5th Wheel Attachment, miller industries, Towing, Vulcan, Heavy-Duty, Wrecker, Underlift, V-100, V-70, Recovery, crossbar, 7035, VIDEO

Maintenance Monday: Guide to Car Carrier Lubrication

Posted by Miller Industries on May 21, 2018 10:09:00 AM

Whether you call it a Car Carrier, Rollback, or Slide Bed, they get a lot of use in today's world of towing and recovery.  If you operate a Century®, Vulcan®, or Chevron™ car carrier, it is important that you routinely lubricate all of the pivot and grease points to keep your carrier in optimal working condition.  This video guides you through some of the critical lubrication points for your Miller Industries car carrier.  

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Topics: Century, miller industries, Rollback, Vulcan, Tow Truck, Chevron, maintenance, Inspection, maintenance monday, Grease Points, Slide Bed, Car Carrier, VIDEO

New Storage Option for your Medium-Duty Wrecker

Posted by Miller Industries on May 17, 2018 10:00:00 AM

A new option for storing the wheel grid adapters on your Century® 3212, Vulcan® V-30, and Chevron™ 1016 medium-duty wrecker is now here.  This new storage option provides convenient storage for both wheel grid adapters right at the back of the wrecker.  

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Topics: Century, Wheel Lift, miller industries, Vulcan, Chevron, Medium-Duty, Wheel Grid Storage, VIDEO

Light On The Scales ...Heavy On Recoveries

Posted by Miller Industries on May 11, 2018 9:46:00 AM

This video showcases the benefits of the Century® 1135 Rotator.  The Century® 1135 rotator from Miller Industries is one of the most versatile rotators available.  The lighter weight of this unit makes it perfect for every day heavy-duty towing, as well as recoveries.  

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Topics: Century, miller industries, Towing, Heavy-Duty, Wrecker, Rotator, Tow Truck, Recoveries, 1135, VIDEO

Maintenance Monday: Heavy-Duty Snatch Blocks

Posted by Miller Industries on May 7, 2018 10:22:00 AM

Snatch blocks are a critical tool used for rigging during heavy lifting.  When it comes to heavy-duty towing and recovery, snatch blocks are often placed under very heavy loads.  This video discusses the key points for inspecting the Crosby® snatch blocks offered by Miller Industries.  

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Topics: miller industries, Heavy-Duty, Lifting, Wrecker, Rotator, Integrated, maintenance, maintenance monday, Ashley Sling, Snatch block, VIDEO

Redesigned Fork Holders for Medium-Duty

Posted by Miller Industries on May 4, 2018 10:05:00 AM

The redesigned fork holders for the medium-duty underlift found on the Century® 3212, Vulcan® V-30, and the Chevron™ 1016 provide for even more usage.  In this video we answer some questions and demonstrate how these generation 2 fork holders can be used.  

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Topics: Century, miller industries, Vulcan, Underlift, Chevron, fork holder, 3212, V-30, 1016, crossbar, VIDEO

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