WARNING - A Cheap Replacement Part Could be an Expensive Alternative to the Original Parts!
Every Company wants to save money. However, cutting costs on parts can backfire. As a Transport Operator, you could be confronted by downtime caused by inferior parts and faulty components. Cheap replacement parts and components could have a negative effect on the original system and pose several kinds of risks. Cheap replacement parts often do not meet legal requirements and regulations. This breach of integrity creates unsafe situations for the driver, the surrounding area and the vehicle.
WABCO conducts comparative tests of its products versus cheaper replacment parts. The original WABCO modulator and a cheap replacement model were sprayed with saltwater. See the results below: