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Your truck driver 10-Codes of the Day
10-44 = I have a message for you
10-22 = Report in Person too (person)
10-95 = Transmit dead carrier for 5 seconds
10-7 = Out of Service, Leaving Air
10-16 = make pickup at (location)
Your Truck driving Definitions of the Day
Device used to assist brakes in slowing the vehicle. The most common type of retarder on over-the-road trucks manipulates the engine's valves to create engine drag. (This type is commonly referred to as "Jake Brake" because the predominant manufacturer is Jacobs Vehicle Equipment Co.) Other types of retarders include exhaust retarders, transmission-mounted hydraulic retarders and axle-mounted electromagnetic retarders.
Company in the business of transporting freight belonging to others (see Private Carrier).
GVW (Gross Vehicle Weight)
Total weight of a vehicle and everything aboard, including its load.
AFV (Alternative Fueled Vehicle)
Vehicle powered by a fuel other than gasoline or diesel.
CE (CF, LP)
Distance from back of a truck's cab to the end of its frame.