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Jun 22, 2015

Phillips Qwik Tech Tips Newsletter Addresses: Plug and Socket Corrosion Problems

Phillips Qwik Tech Tips Newsletter Addresses Plug and Socket Corrosion Problems


Santa Fe Springs, CA (June 22, 2015) The latest issue of Phillips Industries’ Qwik Tech Tips newsletter addresses the problem of corrosion build up in unsealed plugs and sockets when they are exposed to harsh chemical road de-icers.  Phillips walks the reader through the proper step-by-step procedure to clean the 7-way connection to remove any corrosion build up.
The Phillips’ Qwik Tech Tips is an easy to understand newsletter giving practical advice on maintaining electrical and air systems to reduce maintenance costs, downtime and roadside inspection violations.  Additionally, there are also articles offering ideas for troubleshooting situations, as well as informative pieces on select topics pertinent to the industry such as electrical terminology and SAE J560. To subscribe and to access past issues, go to
Phillips Industries has developed a line of STA-DRY® products specifically designed to seal out corrosion causing contaminants from entering a vehicle’s electrical plugs, sockets and cables.  Maintenance and unscheduled downtime can be reduced significantly with the use of these products.  Please visit us at to learn how Phillips products can make a difference in your operation.

About Phillips Industries

Based in Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA Phillips Industries is a leading innovator and manufacturer of advanced electrical and air brake interface equipment for the commercial vehicle industry.  Phillips is a major supplier and partner to many top OEMs around the world and is a first choice for top fleets.  They have manufacturing and distribution facilities throughout the U.S. and Canada as well as in Mexico, China and Belgium.  Phillips maintains active memberships in key industry associations including TMC, SAE, Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association and state trucking associations.  Their manufacturing facilities have received the top quality accreditations including ISO 9001, TS 16949 and ISO 14001.