Quantcast

Home » Currently Reading:

Forensic Mechanic

Box Truck Brake FailureForensic Mechanic and Forensic Mechanical services :

  • mechanical and technical inspections
  • highway, off-road, and industrial vehicles
  • vehicle failure analysis and product liability
  • engines, transmission and drive train
  • electrical and electronic components
  • unintended acceleration or pedal misapplication
  • steering gear and linkage
  • suspension systems and failure analysis
  • brake system operation and failure analysis
  • air brakes, hydraulic brakes, & air-hydraulic
  • vehicle maintenance
  • fleet management

flat carbattery

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. McElroy has qualified in Federal and State Courts for criminal and civil trials for:

  • Big TruckInsurance, Trucking and Vehicle Rental Industries
  • Individual Plaintiff and Defense Counsel
  • Industrial and Commercial Corporations
  • Local and National Municipalities
  • Other Governmental Entities

 

Dr. McElroy is a “Triple Certified” ASE Master Technician:

  • ASE Master TechnicianMaster Automotive Technician
  • Master Heavy Truck Technician
  • Master Body & Paint Technician

ASE Master Truck Technician

 

 

 

 

Inspection and forensic analysis of:

  • tractor trailers
  • heavy straight axle trucks
  • box trucks
  • light trucks
  • cars
  • buses
  • skid steer machines
  • golf cars & carts
  • Neighborhood Electric Vehicles (NEV’s)
  • utility vehicles
  • fork lifts
  • hydraulic excavators
  • large diesel engines
  • engine driven components & PTO

Takata Recall Affects 46 Million Vehicles in U.S.

Takata Recall Affects 46 Million Vehicles in U.S.

Takata's airbag recall affects over 46 million U.S. vehicles. As of June 2017 65% HAVE NOT been replaced. (Reuters)

If unable to promptly get a replacement and worried about what could happen in a crash, then you can request from NHTSA to install an airbag On-Off Switch. Here is the NHTSA link: http://www.safercar.gov/Vehicle+Shoppers/Air+Bags/ON-OFF+Switch+Requests

Airbag Recall Technology

Airbag Recall Technology

When the inflator assembly is activated, sodium azide produces nitrogen gas which flows through the filter screen and into the airbag. Time between crash detection and complete airbag deployment is approximately 0.05 seconds. Typical airbag deployment speed is 200 mph. If the inflator assembly is structurally defective the inflator assembly can explode,

For Data Retrieval — Please Contact Us

For Data Retrieval — Please Contact Us

Photos From Website

Millbrook GM European Proving Grounds

Millbrook GM European Proving Grounds

Dr. McElroy visits GM European proving grounds in 2011

Millbrook

Millbrook

Millbrook Overview

Millbrook Overview

Tomberlin Low Speed Vehicle

Tomberlin Low Speed Vehicle

ASE 25+ Years B

ASE 25+ Years B

Automotive Hall of Fame “World Class Technician”

Automotive Hall of Fame “World Class Technician”

USDOT + FMCSA + OSHA

USDOT + FMCSA + OSHA

Dr Bob at Continental Tire Test Track in Uvalde, TX

Dr Bob at Continental Tire Test Track in Uvalde, TX

GM Ignition Switch Defect

GM Ignition Switch Turns OFF

A fundamental problem with the design of this ignition switch assembly in that the key can easily rotate to the ACCESSORY position which turns off the engine.

Turning off the engine affects vehicle controllability and turns off the airbag systems.

Click On Key Words for Details