How to Remove the Lug Nuts on a Semi Truck?

Answer The lug nuts on a semi truck are just like the lug nuts on a car or standard-size pickup--only they're much larger. You'll need an impact wrench capable of removing these lug nuts. You also need a ... Read More »

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Why is it called a semi truck?

The vehicles commonly referred to as "semi trucks" are often the biggest vehicles on any stretch of road. Considering that "semi" means "half," it's natural to wonder, semi-what? The answer is: sem... Read More »

How wide is a semi truck?

The width of a semi-truck can be 108 inches wide in Hawaii, but all other states require the semi-truck width to be 102 inches. This width does not include safety devices and side mirrors that stic... Read More »

How long is a semi-truck?

Semi trucks and tractor-trailer trucks come in many different sizes and dimensions, and there is no standard length. According to law, the maximum allowable length for a semi's trailer, including t... Read More »

Who invented the semi truck?

In 1919 C.L. Cummins invented the first semi-truck diesel engine. In the 1930s Peterbilt designed the semi-truck body.Source:Peterbilt: HistorySemi Truck Color History; Stan Holtzman; 1997