Timken adds training videos for auto techs

June 8, 2015

Timken Co. has added three videos to its “Tricks of the Trade” training series for automotive technicians on the YouTube channel.

The three new videos are:

1. "Effect of corrosion on anti-lock braking system (ABS) sensors: How to resolve ABS brake system problems by removing corrosion around the sensor input hole."

2. "GM axle nut styles: The importance of selecting and properly installing the newer single-piece nut."

3. "1998-2004 Grand Cherokee axle bearing: The importance of selecting the correct axle bearing to ensure proper end play and avoid brake issues."

The training videos are available at https://www.youtube.com/user/TheTimkenCompany.

Timken says the new videos add to its existing collection of training videos released late last year. The include two videos on the Timken online predictive analytics inventory optimization solution, Demand Insight, and two additional Tricks of the Trade videos - one on active seal encoders and the other covering super duty hub assembly.

Timken also offers multiple automotive TechTips for both the light vehicle and commercial vehicle markets. The company says the tips provide information to help minimize return rates, learn accepted maintenance practices and get the most out of its products.

TechTips can be found at www.Timken.com/techtips.