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Local Phone: 410-685-4474
2723 Annapolis Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21230


When You Should Get a Brand New Truck Hood

Here are indicators that a new truck hood is in your best interest.

Are you a truck driver in the state of Maryland? All truck drivers will eventually need to bring their vehicles in for maintenance. There are many parts of your truck that need to work properly, and the part we’d like to discuss this time is the truck hood. Truck hoods can sustain quite a bit of damage, once enough time passes, and you don’t want to be driving around with a damaged/faulty hood. That’s why it’s important to know when your hood is in need of replacing. Here are indicators that a new truck hood is in your best interest.

You Recently Had a Truck Accident

Perhaps you ran into an accident while on the road. Since your hood is at the front of your truck, it’s likely to get impacted whenever your truck has a collision. Your hood could get crumpled, or even entirely displaced. To restore the look of your truck along with its safety, getting a new truck hood will be a smart move on your part.

Your Engine is Being Disrupted

If your hood gets severely damaged, it might end up pressing against other components of your vehicle. One of these components could be your truck engine. You don’t want any part of your truck messing with the engine, so if your hood is getting too close to the engine, you will want to get the hood replaced.

Risk to Safety

A damaged truck hood can compromise the safety of any truck driver, as well as any other drivers on the road. It can obscure your vision when driving, which can cause all sorts of dangerous accidents to happen. By replacing a damaged truck hood with a new one, you can keep your vision clear, maximizing your safety when you’re on the road.

Baltimore Freightliner-Western Star for all Your Trucking Needs!

Whether you are looking to upgrade your fleet to tow trucks or are simply interested in the latest trucking technology, you can rely on Baltimore Freightliner-Western Star. We have provided top-notch service for the trucking industry for 30 years and would love to assist you in buying a new top-of-the-line truck, finding the specialty parts you need, or repairing your truck. Give us a call toll-free at 800-832-7278 or locally at 410-685-4474, or contact us online. To find out more about what we are up to, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.

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Baltimore Freightliner-Western Star is an award-winning, authorized dealer for new and used medium-duty and heavy-duty Freightliner and Western Star trucks and Sprinter Vans. We also provide expert service repair for Detroit Diesel, Cummins, Caterpillar, and Mercedes-Benz engines.
2723 Annapolis Rd