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V/Line - VLocity train issues, 2016

In January 2016 a large proportion of the V/Line VLocity fleet was withdrawn from service due to wheel wear issues, and a few days later they were banned from operations on the suburban network due to level crossing activation issues.

Automatic rail greaser for up trains approaching Sunshine from Deer Park

30 March 2018 17:44 PM
Viewed 319 times
(1 time this week, 13 times this month, 60 times this year)

Automated rail lubricator at the Southern Cross approach to the North Melbourne flyover

12 December 2017 08:54 AM
Viewed 367 times, 88 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser for down trains departing Sunshine towards Deer Park

20 August 2017 16:08 PM
Viewed 385 times, 21 times this year)

Smearing of grease on the running rails before the sharp curve at Sunshine

20 August 2017 16:08 PM
Viewed 346 times, 23 times this year)

New lengths of rail awaiting installation on the tight curve into Sunshine station

30 June 2017 16:19 PM
Viewed 368 times
(10 times this month, 36 times this year)

Automatic rail greasers for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

9 June 2017 11:06 AM
Viewed 384 times, 53 times this year)

Grease applicators for both running rails at Sunshine

5 January 2017 15:41 PM
Viewed 558 times
(1 time this week, 11 times this month, 85 times this year)

Sensor that triggers the automatic rail greaser at Sunshine

5 January 2017 15:31 PM
Viewed 599 times
(7 times this month, 95 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser for down trains departing Sunshine towards Deer Park

5 January 2017 15:30 PM
Viewed 400 times
(7 times this month, 63 times this year)

Dual automatic rail greaser for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

11 December 2016 10:28 AM
Viewed 383 times, 67 times this year)

Dual automatic rail greaser for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

11 December 2016 10:28 AM
Viewed 469 times, 56 times this year)

Dual automatic rail greasers for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

11 December 2016 10:27 AM
Viewed 478 times, 70 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser in the 'north' rail for broad gauge trains on the North Melbourne flyover

The top greaser is for up broad gauge trains, the bottom greaser is for down broad gauge trains, with the dual gauge track to Dynon crossing between the two

11 December 2016 10:24 AM
Viewed 557 times, 89 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser for up broad gauge trains approaching the North Melbourne flyover

11 December 2016 10:23 AM
Viewed 460 times, 69 times this year)

'More V/Line trains back in service' notice

18 April 2016 09:11 AM
Viewed 520 times
(10 times this month, 76 times this year)

A66 tails VL13 and 3VL30 as they shunt over to the platforms to change ends

On their way from Dudley Street to Bombardier Dandenong via Southern Cross and South Kensington

7 March 2016 09:23 AM
Viewed 641 times, 72 times this year)

A66 tails VL13 and 3VL30 as they shunt over to the platforms to change ends

On their way from Dudley Street to Bombardier Dandenong via Southern Cross and South Kensington

7 March 2016 09:23 AM
Viewed 658 times, 104 times this year)

Transition coupler fitted to VLocity VL13 for a locomotive hauled transfer

7 March 2016 09:18 AM
Viewed 639 times, 104 times this year)

Transition coupler fitted to VLocity VL13 for a locomotive hauled transfer

7 March 2016 09:18 AM
Viewed 581 times, 91 times this year)

Fresh bogie and wheelsets beneath VLocity carriage 1142

7 March 2016 09:05 AM
Viewed 821 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 95 times this year)

VL13 and 3VL30 ready for a transfer to Dandenong behind A66

7 March 2016 08:52 AM
Viewed 446 times, 60 times this year)

Fresh bogie and wheelsets beneath VLocity carriage 1123

7 March 2016 08:51 AM
Viewed 515 times, 57 times this year)

Loose pandrol clips following rail replacement works at Spion Kop

3 March 2016 18:09 PM
Viewed 925 times
(1 time this week, 1 time this month, 112 times this year)

1 in 2 pandrol clips in place as rail replacement works are completed at Spion Kop

3 March 2016 18:09 PM
Viewed 540 times, 77 times this year)
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