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BEFORE YOU GET GOING , CHECK YOUR TRUCK

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  • Under the hood components
  • Oil and coolant level
  • Power Steering & Windshield level
  • Drive belts and hoses
  • Loose wires and leaks
  • Turbo and its components
  • Battery, secure and liquid levelRadiator assembly & fan blades
  • Suspension Components, Ball Joints
  • Brake Components
  • Air filter
  • Alternator
  • Shocks
  • Air compressor, governor, filter & air tank drained
  • Steering assembly, tie rod ends


Outer Perimeter

  • Rims, nuts, hubs, tire thread, no sidewall cuts & tire pressure
  • Head lights (high & Low ), brake lights, signals, marker lights, backup lights
  • Mirrors & mirror brackets
  • Doors, door handlers, & foot steps
  • Fuel tank clamps & cap
  • Propane tanks secure & full
  • Trailer Battery, secure and liquid level
  • Bumpers, plates & plate sticker
  • Muffler & exhaust
  • Universal Joints
  • Air bags & pressure
  • Air lines for leak, cut,
  • Mudguards & mud flaps
  • Fifth wheel assembly ,Goose Neck or Trailer hitch- locked in and secure
  • Landing gear assembly
  • Truck & trailer body- no loose panels
  • Trailer door, locks, & hatches
  • Truck & trailer safety stickers,
  • Trailer safety chains & breakaway cable
  • Breakaway break check & breakaway battery charged ( some trailer setups do not charge )


    In cab check


  • Mirror adjustments
  • Seat belts & seat adjustment
  • City & Highway horn
  • Steering wheel & gear lever
  • Signal check
  • Dash lights
  • Gauge warning lights
  • All gauges
  • Fuel level
  • Oil pressure
  • Air pressure ( if applicable )
  • speedometer
  • Water temperature
  • Volt meter
  • Wipers/washer fluid & blower
  • Four point brake check
  • Navigation system or maps.
  • 2 way radios.
  • All passengers including pets on board before leaving and after rest stops

 

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Author Kelly Allen. Copyright 2001 [Camping and Horses]. All rights reserved. Revised: 08/31/07