December 2014, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems
At the heart of a commercial vehicle’s air brake system is its air compressor. Bendix shares troubleshooting tips and how to replace an ESS piston.
Tags: Vehicle Maintenance, Bendix, Air Compressors, Brakes
October 2014, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Jim Park
Fleets are increasingly looking to tire pressure and temperature monitoring systems to optimize tire life and performance -- but if the system is not installed right, you won't get the full benefit of your investment.
Tags: TPMS, Bendix, Advantage PressurePro, Tires, Inflation
May 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Cover Story
By Jim Beach
From collision avoidance to cameras, from rollover prevention to analytics, technology is rapidly changing the safety landscape.
Tags: telematics, Driver Safety, Safety, Con-way Freight, Information Technology, Driver Training, Lane Departure Warning, Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix, Meritor, Future Trucks
January 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Denise Rondini
While remanufactured components have been around for quite some time, not every one is clear on exactly what they are. Yet they could be a valuable component of your parts strategy.
Tags: Eaton, Volvo Trucks, Bendix, Meritor, Remanufactured Parts, TMD Friction, CTDI
July 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Tom Berg
Coming up: another “non-event” for brakes? That’s what Phase Two of new federal stopping-distance requirements will be for truck operators, according to people we talked with. Stronger, higher-performance brakes on certain vehicles won’t even cost much more in most cases. But like Phase One two years ago, which was hardly noticed by truckers, Phase Two represents a lot of work for brake makers and truck builders.
Tags: Volvo, Freightliner, Western Star, Mack Trucks, Bendix, Meritor, Brakes, Daimler Trucks North America, Air Disc Brake, Drum brakes, NHTSA
April 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Whether you call it a trucking management system, fleet management software, trucking enterprise software or a freight management system, in a nutshell, these systems manage vehicles (and the things on them), people and money.
Tags: Qualcomm, Bendix, XRS, TMW, TMS, Carrier Logistics, Paul's Hauling, McLeod Software
April 2013, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Deborah Lockridge
It's more important than ever to protect a truck's air system from contamination, because there are more and more on-vehicle technologies making use of that air. That's why having and taking proper care of an air dryer is vital.
Tags: Maintenance, Bendix, Brakes, Air Dryers
March 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Truckinginfo Staff
Kenworth will offer SmarTire Tire Pressure Monitoring System from Bendix Commerical Vehicle Systems as an option on select Class 8 trucks
Tags: Tires, Kenworth, TPMS, Bendix
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