What size snow chains go on semi trucks?

Answer The size of the snow chains for a semi truck depend on the size of the tire, just like a car. It is important to match the chain size with the tire size as a perfect fit is important. Most semis ha... Read More »

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What is the standard dimension for a turnaround for semi trucks?

In the United states, a semi tractor with sleeper and trailer can be as long as 80 feet. To turn around without jackknifing (a turn where the trailer is at right angles to the truck) more room is n... Read More »

What kind of diesel fuel do semi trucks use?

Over-the-road semi tractors with diesel engines use either No. 1 - D or No. 2 - D diesel fuels. The suffix S15 in either grade refers to the maximum amount of sulfur content in parts per million (p... Read More »

How many tire chains are required on a semi-trailer?

Semi-trailers only require one set of tire chains on the drive tires. Some states have rules concerning the chains themselves. These include minimum requirements, such as the chains having nine cro... Read More »

What was the nationality of the semi trucks in the CA I-5 tunnel accident that happened a few weeks ago?

Don't tell me, that this was a truck from Mexico. If this is the case, we might want to look into the expense of changing all hwy signs to spanish text.