Open Access

Table 1.

Stages of identifying “problem” units and assemblies of industrial tractors

Stages of identifying problematic units Sequence description
1 Compilation of tables of defects and malfunctions of tractors in order of receipt from consumers
2 Systematization of defects and malfunctions by types of complexity by tractor brands
3 Control of the received information and its reconciliation with the received data and data of past years
4 Development of forms of documents describing failures and malfunctions of tractors, as well as sources of defects and their possible causes
5 Identification of problematic units and assemblies in each type of tractor using Pareto analysis
6 Systematization of defects and malfunctions of tractors by complexity groups (1, 2, 3 – complexity groups) in order to formulate requirements and methods of providing for defective units and assemblies
7 Determining problematic units and assemblies (with the greatest complexity of defects)
8 Analysis of critical defects and malfunctions indicating the nature of failures, their causes and measures taken by the customer
9 Description of corrective actions to eliminate the causes of discrepancies identified by the customer
10 Preparing recommendations to eliminate defects on the basis of an album of potential defects and malfunctions of various units and assemblies of tractors

Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.

Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.

Initial download of the metrics may take a while.