Fight Corrosion from De-Icing Agents

Dec 3rd, 2010 | By | Category: Tow Tip

New chemical salt mixtures applied to road surfaces to control icing increase corrosion problems for lowboy trailers in winter months. The only way to mitigate the devastating effects of these de-icing agents is to aggressively pressure wash your equipment as soon as possible after exposure. Keeping the undersides of your trailer clean is vital for adequate service life and minimizing repair costs.

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