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Einschlagen

English translation: cramp / turn the front wheels

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German term or phrase:Einschlagen
English translation:cramp / turn the front wheels
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08:54 Dec 18, 2000
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German term or phrase: Einschlagen
Die Sicherheit der 4Radbremse ist sehr gut aber es ergibt sich stets bei Bremsungen eine Verspannung der Vorderräder. Wenn man z. B. die Betriebsbremse, nach langem Bremsen mit Einschlagen, wieder zurücknimmt, schlagen die Vorderräder zurück.
What is Einschlagen and can anyone shed any light on the what the problem is with this tractor?
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 07:25
cramp / turn the front wheels
Explanation:

die Vorderräder einschlagen (Kfz) / cramp the frontwheels
[Ernst]

Apparently, when letting off the brake, the front wheels (which are used for steering) return to their original position if they were turned while the brake was applied.
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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 22:25
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cramp / turn the front wheels


Explanation:

die Vorderräder einschlagen (Kfz) / cramp the frontwheels
[Ernst]

Apparently, when letting off the brake, the front wheels (which are used for steering) return to their original position if they were turned while the brake was applied.


    Ernst, WB industrielle Technik
Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 22:25
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525

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