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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In January 2016 a large proportion of the V/Line VLocity fleet was withdrawn from service due to wheel wear issues, and a few days later they were banned from operations on the suburban network due to level crossing activation issues.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 132 times
(5 times this week, 7 times this month, 132 times this year)

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

12 December 2017 08:54 AM
Viewed 174 times
(3 times this week, 16 times this month, 22 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser for down trains departing Sunshine towards Deer Park

20 August 2017 16:08 PM
Viewed 193 times
(1 time this week, 7 times this month, 65 times this year)

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

20 August 2017 16:08 PM
Viewed 145 times
(7 times this month, 51 times this year)

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

30 June 2017 16:19 PM
Viewed 169 times
(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 57 times this year)

Automatic rail greasers for down trains departing the North Melbourne flyover

9 June 2017 11:06 AM
Viewed 209 times
(5 times this week, 11 times this month, 83 times this year)

Grease applicators for both running rails at Sunshine

5 January 2017 15:41 PM
Viewed 326 times, 147 times this year)

Sensor that triggers the automatic rail greaser at Sunshine

5 January 2017 15:31 PM
Viewed 313 times
(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 128 times this year)

Automatic rail greaser for down trains departing Sunshine towards Deer Park

5 January 2017 15:30 PM
Viewed 231 times
(1 time this month, 96 times this year)

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

11 December 2016 10:28 AM
Viewed 225 times
(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 82 times this year)

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

11 December 2016 10:28 AM
Viewed 270 times
(3 times this week, 13 times this month, 113 times this year)

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

11 December 2016 10:27 AM
Viewed 276 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 108 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 339 times
(2 times this week, 10 times this month, 117 times this year)

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

11 December 2016 10:23 AM
Viewed 273 times
(2 times this week, 14 times this month, 120 times this year)

'More V/Line trains back in service' notice

18 April 2016 09:11 AM
Viewed 328 times
(6 times this month, 107 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 434 times
(1 time this week, 12 times this month, 132 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 408 times
(1 time this week, 10 times this month, 134 times this year)

Transition coupler fitted to VLocity VL13 for a locomotive hauled transfer

7 March 2016 09:18 AM
Viewed 373 times
(1 time this week, 15 times this month, 92 times this year)

Transition coupler fitted to VLocity VL13 for a locomotive hauled transfer

7 March 2016 09:18 AM
Viewed 369 times
(6 times this month, 93 times this year)

Fresh bogie and wheelsets beneath VLocity carriage 1142

7 March 2016 09:05 AM
Viewed 508 times
(1 time this week, 12 times this month, 165 times this year)

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

7 March 2016 08:52 AM
Viewed 295 times
(6 times this month, 70 times this year)

Fresh bogie and wheelsets beneath VLocity carriage 1123

7 March 2016 08:51 AM
Viewed 325 times
(9 times this month, 112 times this year)

Loose pandrol clips following rail replacement works at Spion Kop

3 March 2016 18:09 PM
Viewed 587 times
(2 times this week, 20 times this month, 244 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 321 times
(1 time this week, 14 times this month, 109 times this year)
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Viewed 2321 times (3 times this week, 1 time this month, 550 times this year)