Issue 404
10 November 2016

Commercial Trailer Testers fitted
to TIP Renault Master Service Vans

TrailerCheck Becomes
The Number One Trailer Tester For TIP

TIP Trailer Services has added 17 Renault Masters to its mobile maintenance fleet, bringing the total number to 58.

Each van has been fitted with a Trailer Diagnostic, Light & Air Brake Tester - "TrailerCheck" supplied by aide automotive ltd.

The latest Masters will enable TIP’s technicians to provide a number of services to its nationwide customer base, including pre-MOT inspections, tyre servicing, diagnostic checks, preventative maintenance and the rectification of common trailer faults.

TrailerCheck is a One Man Maintenance Tool; labour hours while maintaining trailers will be to a minimum.


The simple solution
to air braking problems

• 3 x 300PSI / 20Bar, 4" industrial gauges.
• 3 x 5 metre black PVC hose rated up to 600 PSI.
• With a M16 x 1.5 test point adaptor fitted to the
   hose end.
• Tough and durable protective plasticase
• Protective insert for the equipment when in transit
• Ensures compliance with EC braking regulations.

Hydraulic Brake Test Kit

"Enables full hydraulic brake system testing"

• 2x4000 PSI / 275Bar, 4" industrial gauges
• 2x4 metre hydraulic hoses rated up to 10,000 PSI
• Self seal bleed adaptors 1xM12, 1xM10, 1xM8,
• Tough and durable protective plasticase with
• Protective insert for the equipment when in travel
• Ensures compliance with EC braking regulations

Maintain your trailers to the same standard as your trucks

As with your truck, each trailer comprises of hundreds of parts and our comprehensive stock of all makes trailer components means hundreds of reasons to choose TruckEast.

Offering maintenance and repair of axles, hubs and wheels, brakes, compressed air systems, frames, electrical systems and general inspections, each of TruckEast’s 13 branches are fully equipped to maintain your trailer with expert technicians around the clock.

• All makes trailer repair & maintenance
• Out of hours workshop availability
• Flat bed
• Moving-floor double decks
• Drawbar eco-fridges
• Tanker
• Ancillary Equipment including tail-lifts,
  refrigeration systems, shutter doors
• Comprehensive VRS Trailer Parts Availability
• LOLER testing

With one point of contact for all things commercial, TruckEast provide expertise and convenience as your partner for the road ahead.

Anti-Vandal Curtain Sider Cable Tape

  • Re-enforcing steel cable tape helps prevent the slashing of curtain sided vehicles and trailers
  • Cable tape applied at curtain manufacturing stage
  • Guards against cargo theft
  • Helps deter intruders

Click the video icon to watch the
Anti-Vandalism welding kit in action


17 Nov Transmission & Clutch
24 Nov
Brake Testing
1 Dec Engine Maintenance

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Previous Editions

Accident Repair


Air Conditioning
     & Servicing Equipment

Alcohol & Drug Testing

Axles & Suspension

Batteries & Power

Brake Servicing &

Brake Testing

Braking Systems &

Component Suppliers &

Engine Maintenance

Exhaust Emissions

Fuel Cards & Fuel Purchase

Fuel Management

Fuel Storage

Fume Extraction Systems

Load Handling


Reversing & Visibility Aids

Road Safety & Visibility


Tail Lifts

Trailer Servicing

Transmission & Clutch

Transport Training

Truck Body Components
     & Accessories

Tyre & Wheel Servicing

Van Storage & Racking

Vehicle Diagnostics

Vehicle & Trailer Tracking

Vehicle Lighting

Vehicle Security

Vehicle Washing

Vehicle Weighing

Wheel Alignment

    & Related Equipment

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    Related Equipment

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