September 2015, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial
By Denise Rondini
There is no requirement that aftermarket linings meet reduced-stopping-distance requirements.
Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Bendix, Brakes
July 2015, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Tom Berg
As the government contemplates making collision avoidance systems mandatory, HDT's Tom Berg takes you behind the wheel of one of the systems currently available for heavy trucks, the Bendix Wingman Fusion.
Tags: Navistar, Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix, Forward Collision Warning
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, Con-way Freight, Information Technology, Driver Training, Lane Departure Warning, Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix, Meritor, Future Trucks
January 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
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
July 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
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, 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
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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