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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-6 = Busy, Stand By
10-19 = Nothing for you, return to base
10-95 = Transmit dead carrier for 5 seconds
10-70 = Fire at .......
10-11 = Talking too Rapidly
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
All the components, excluding engine, which transmit the engine's power to the rear wheels: clutch, transmission, driveline and drive axle(s). (See Powertrain)
Vehicle's ability to climb a grade at a given speed. Example: A truck with a gradeability of 5% at 60 mph can maintain 60 mph on a grade with a rise of 5%.
VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)
Assigned by the manufacturer, this number is unique to each vehicle and appears on the vehicle's registration and title.
Doubles (Twins, Twin Trailers)
Combination of a tractor and two semitrailers connected in tandem by a converter dolly. (see Converter Dolly; Pintle Hook)