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What Does it Mean When a Truck is “Bobtailing?”
What Does it Mean When a Truck is “Bobtailing?”

What is a "Bobtail" Truck? Simply put, a bobtail truck is a semi-truck without an attached trailer. While you've probably seen trucks like this on the road on many occasions, there are some safety concerns that you should be aware of. Read on to learn why "bobtailing" can ...

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