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Publisher: Cengage Learning
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6th Edition
Jack Erjavec + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133612315

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Chapter 8, Problem 11RQ
Textbook Problem

Why should you wipe off the outside of a zerk fitting before injecting grease into it?

Expert Solution
To determine

The reason to wipe of the outside off a zerk fitting before injecting grease.

Explanation of Solution

Zerk fitting is the mechanical fitting use to feed lubricant into the threaded part. It consists of a rubber or plastic tip that can be fitted into the ports.

It is also called as grease fitting, as in general it is used for feeding grease into different parts. It is installed on the tip of a manual or pneumatic grease gun. Earlier, there were several locations presents for zerk fitting. Nowadays, in the newer vehicles a permanent zerk fitting is used...

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