Spicer® Heavy-Duty Non-Drive Axle, Brake, and Master Clutch Service Training
Duration: 3 days
This class is designed to give a basic understanding of the operation and overhaul of Spicer Heavy-Duty Non- Drive Axles and Foundation Brakes. This includes the most popular non-drive, heavy-duty steer axles, current LMS systems, drum and air-disc foundation brakes. This course will also provide a thorough understanding of the operation and overhaul of various Fuller® clutch models.
During the classroom portion, technicians will be exposed to the theory of operation, maintenance, troubleshooting and repair. Technicians will review various failure modes of the components and what causes them. Also during the classroom portion, technicians will be exposed to clutch basics including nomenclature and clutch theory. Incorporated throughout this training is a thorough explanation of the operation of a clutch and how to service specific clutches including the Solo®, Easy-Pedal™ , and DM models.
Upon completion of the classroom presentation, the overhaul portion will continue into a hands-on tear down and reassembly of the foundation brake, steer axle, and LMS hub systems using the correct tools and techniques. Analysis of clutch construction and design will be reviewed in detail. Technicians will also review a descriptive failure analysis section to increase their understanding of clutch life and the various failure modes of clutch components as well as which modes are covered under warranty.