Automotive Axles Limited 30th Year Anniversary Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    How many different model of Drive Axle do we make?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      14

  • 2. 
    Where is the Air Disc Brake Manufactured?
    • A. 

      MHVSIL

    • B. 

      AAL Unit 2

    • C. 

      AAL Unit 1

    • D. 

      Brakes India

  • 3. 
    What is the function of the differential?
    • A. 

      To turn power through 90 degrees

    • B. 

      To support Crown-Pinion

    • C. 

      To add to the weight

    • D. 

      To provide for speed difference between the two wheelends

  • 4. 
    How many axles are there in a 6X2 vehicle?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 5. 
    How many Crown Wheel Pinion are there in a Two Speed Axle?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      0

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      3

  • 6. 
    Why is the spindle covered with Plastic during dispatch?
    • A. 

      The axle looks better

    • B. 

      Protects the design from being copied

    • C. 

      Protect the axle from damage

    • D. 

      Prevents corrosion

  • 7. 
    Which type of gear cutting are we presently using for most of our CWP?
    • A. 

      5 Cut

    • B. 

      7 Cut

    • C. 

      Face Hobbing

    • D. 

      Face Gearing

  • 8. 
    Why is the dimpled cover used in a housing?
    • A. 

      The axle looks better

    • B. 

      It provides superior strength over normal cover

    • C. 

      Used when the normal cover is out of stock

    • D. 

      It reduces the oil needed in the axle

  • 9. 
    What is the purpose of painting the Axle?
    • A. 

      Painted axle looks better

    • B. 

      The black paint hides any problems

    • C. 

      The numbers are clearly visible against the black background

    • D. 

      It protects the axle from corrosion

  • 10. 
    Why is the a Hub Reduction Axle used?
    • A. 

      Improved Ground Clearance

    • B. 

      Improved Life

    • C. 

      Improved Torque handling capability

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    How many axles are there in a tandem axle?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      1

    • C. 

      0

    • D. 

      3

  • 12. 
    What does the '1' indicate in MS XX 145?
    • A. 

      This was the first axle made by Meritor

    • B. 

      It signifies that it is a Solo axle

    • C. 

      It means that we are the number one axle manufacturers

    • D. 

      It means that the axle has a single speed ratio

  • 13. 
    What is an axle filled with?
    • A. 

      Air

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Oil

    • D. 

      Diesel

  • 14. 
    What are the key parameters which help decide an Axle model?
    • A. 

      Torque

    • B. 

      Reliability

    • C. 

      Load

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    What all information is available on the name plate of an axle?
    • A. 

      Serial Number

    • B. 

      Ratio

    • C. 

      Manufacturer Name

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    How many liners are there in a drum brake?
    • A. 

      2-4

    • B. 

      4-6

    • C. 

      1-2

    • D. 

      8-10

  • 17. 
    What is the approximate weight of a QX 1495?
    • A. 

    • B. 

      600-699 Kg

    • C. 

      700-999

    • D. 

      >1000

  • 18. 
    What material is a brake liner made of?
    • A. 

      Asbestos

    • B. 

      Wood

    • C. 

      Steel

    • D. 

      Friction Material

  • 19. 
    Why was KTMS sold and then bought back?
    • A. 

      Brake business was not making money

    • B. 

      Brake business was too much to handle

    • C. 

      Brake business was brought against our wishes

    • D. 

      Meritor refused to deal with Asbestos

  • 20. 
    Where does a truck suspension sit on?
    • A. 

      Housing

    • B. 

      Brake Drum

    • C. 

      Spring Seat

    • D. 

      Carrier

  • 21. 
    A truck tyre is mounted on:
    • A. 

      Drum

    • B. 

      Rim

    • C. 

      Housing

    • D. 

      Carrier

  • 22. 
    How do you identify a Meritor Axle?
    • A. 

      By bending over underneath the vehicle and locating the name plate

    • B. 

      If it is an Ashok Leyland truck then it is a Meritor Axle

    • C. 

      Half moon symbol

    • D. 

      The cleanest Axle is a Meritor Axle

  • 23. 
    How do we attach a liner to the shoe?
    • A. 

      Screw

    • B. 

      Welding

    • C. 

      Rivets

    • D. 

      We leave it loose for customer to attach

  • 24. 
    Which brake do we make in AAL Unit 2
    • A. 

      Z Cam

    • B. 

      Q type

    • C. 

      Hydraulic Drum brake

    • D. 

      Air Disc brake

  • 25. 
    What does 220 in a brake type of 410X220 stand for?
    • A. 

      220 is the serial number

    • B. 

      220 in the Brake dia in cm

    • C. 

      220 is the brake width in mm

    • D. 

      220 is the liner width in mm