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Getting Down To Basics with Trucks

Truck Wash System

Let’s face the fact that we do enjoy driving a vehicle most especially when it is clean and shiny. For this, car wash and truck wash system have stayed to be very popular in several parts of the states. With the availability of truck wash businesses, such vehicles can be kept clean at a low cost.

As a matter of fact, there are 5 categories for a truck wash system and these are as follows:

Number 1. Self service – these systems are making use of a pressure washer and sometimes, foaming brush that’s connected to a big central pump. There is a coin operated dial system in the sprayer to let you pick the option that you want prefer like wax, rinse and soap. There’s a timer that shuts the water off after set period of time and at which point, you must put more coins in if you need more water.

Number 2. Exterior rollover – basically, this is a type of truck wash system that keeps gaining people’s interest and attention as these are automated to which you simply have to drive your truck inside the bay. By the time when the vehicle is in the right position, there’s going to be a signal informing you to stop and at this point, when the car wash equipment starts to move over the vehicle on track and do specific functions like rinsing or applying soap with ever pass.

Exterior rollover systems are so common at gas stations to which you get price discounts in conjunction of buying a full tank of gas.

Number 3. Exterior only – in this automated truck wash system, it is more popular in the North Eastern part of the US but can also be seen in other parts of the globe. You drive your truck into the entrance of a tunnel like bay. Usually, the front tire is on the side of the driver, positioned on special conveyor belt and put the vehicle in neutral. The conveyor belt is guiding the vehicle throughout the bay where the truck goes past different pieces of equipment that serves specific purpose.

Number 4. Full service – this is using the same type of conveyor-belt based automated system. The only difference is, the interior is cleaned manually by the attendants and some of the exterior services like wheel cleaning and hand drying is available.

Number 5. Detail shop – detail shop might hand wash or utilize a truck wash system in washing the vehicle. Then after, the attendants step in to polish and clean the car like by applying a wax and using a tool that’s called a buffer in order to remove the wax and to polish the car.