OnSpot Left Side Chain Plate – Large
The OnSpot Left Side Replacement Chain Plate – Large is a component for the OnSpot automatic tire chain system. The OnSpot system provides increased traction for vehicles, particularly commercial trucks and buses, in slippery conditions like snow and ice.
The Left Side Replacement Chain Plate – Large refers to the part specifically designed for the left side of the vehicle and is meant for larger tire sizes. It is an important component of the system, as it helps hold the chains in place when engaged.
To replace the left side chain plate, follow these general steps:
- Park the vehicle on a level surface and engage the parking brake. Make sure the OnSpot system is disengaged.
- Remove any debris or obstructions from around the chain wheel assembly.
- Locate the chain plate on the left side of the vehicle. This will typically be near the rear wheels, depending on the specific OnSpot system.
- Remove the fasteners securing the chain plate to the chain wheel assembly. Keep track of any bolts, washers, or other hardware.
- Carefully remove the damaged or worn chain plate from the assembly.
- Align the new left side replacement chain plate with the chain wheel assembly, making sure the holes in the plate match those on the assembly.
- Secure the replacement chain plate with the original fasteners, tightening them according to the manufacturer’s specifications.
- Double-check to ensure the chain plate is properly aligned and securely fastened.
- Test the OnSpot system to make sure it engages and disengages smoothly.
Remember to always refer to the specific instructions provided by OnSpot for your particular system and vehicle, as there may be additional steps or variations in the process. If you are not comfortable performing the replacement yourself, consult a professional mechanic or service center.