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Wheel Nut Indicators: A Safer and Simpler Addition

Time and again we bring simple but effective innovation to our line up of standard features. The goal is to make our trailers simpler and easier to operate and maintain.  We’re happy to announce that effective now, new trailers will come to you with this standard feature.  During their daily safety check, your operators will be immediately aware of two potentially dangerous conditions with a quick look at our standard wheel nut indicators.  The indicator may be pointing outside the circle pattern which will signal that a wheel nut has loosened. The indicator may also have started to blister and distort which indicates it has been exposed to temperatures above 240° which could be an indication of brake or bearing issues.  A simple feature, but one that makes a Sauber trailer simpler and safer to operate…