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June 12 2014 - Products

Recommended Practices Guide Released for Tire Retreading, Tire Repairs

Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau

The Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau, along with the Tread Rubber and Tire Repair Materials Manufacturers' Group, has released an updated industry recommended practices for tire retreading and tire repairing.

Tags: TRIB, Tires, Retreads

June 11 2014 - Products

Navman Adds eLogs and Electronic Inspection Forms

Navman Wireless

New options available with Navman Wireless help streamline compliance reporting, the company announced June 10 as the company’s OnlineAVL2 vehicle tracking system now includes an electronic driver log and driver vehicle inspection report forms.

Tags: telematics, Fleet Management, Navman Wireless, eDVIR, eLogs, Information Technology

June 10 2014 - Products

Commercial Lubricant Line

Royal Purple

The new line of high performance lubricants has been specifically developed for the construction, over-the-road trucking, mining, agriculture, and heavy-duty fleet markets.

Tags: Medium-Duty Trucks, Royal Purple, Construction

The vocational Peterbilt Model 567. (PHOTO: Peterbilt)

June 10 2014 - Products

TPMS for Models 567, 579

Peterbilt

The TPMS system monitors the pressure and temperature of each tire on the vehicle in real time and will warn the operator of potential problems.

Tags: TPMS, Peterbilt, Model 579, Model 567

June 10 2014 - Products

Royal Purple Launches Commercial Lubricant Product Line

Royal Purple

Royal Purple releases a new line of commercial lubricants. The line, called Duralec, has been developed for a variety of fleet markets to optimize equipment performance.

Tags: Royal Purple, Lubricants

June 10 2014 - Products

Talbert’s 35-Ton Traveling Axle Trailer Features Corrosion Protection

Talbert Manufacturing

Talbert Manufacturing has manufactured its first trailer with Corsol WB Corrosion Protection, a complete metal treatment system that protects the steel from the corrosive effects of magnesium chloride, calcium chloride, sodium chloride, rock chipping, acid rain and extreme temperatures.

Tags: Trailers, Corrosion, Talbert, PRP Industries

June 9 2014 - Products

Rotary Introduces Fast, Friendly HD 4-Post Lifts

Rotary Lift

HDC series lifts are battery powered and need only a 110-volt source for charging. They can be fitted with wheels to make them mobile.

Tags: Maintenance, Rotary Lift, Vehicle Lifts

June 3 2014 - Products

Optronics Restyles Panelite Millennium Series LEDs

Optronics

The new products combine the look of GloLight lamps with the signature aerodynamic chrome-plated bezels of the Panelite Millennium Series to create a distinctive new, ultra-high-style offering. The updated look is expected to appeal to independent owner-operators.

Tags: Optronics, Lighting

June 3 2014 - Products

IPA Releases Kit for Restoring Vehicle Light Bulb Sockets

Innovative Products of America

IPA introduces the new Light Socket Brush Kit to its line of electrical contact cleaning tools.

Tags: IPA, In the Shop, Lighting, Tools

June 2 2014 - Products

Accu-Flange from Accuride Fights Flange Wear

Accuride

Accu-Flange wheels from Accuride feature a protective surface treatment that reduces rim flange wear in trucks carrying heavy and shifting loads, and in frequent stop-start applications.

Tags: Accuride, Wheels

May 19 2014 - Products

Easy Stacker Improves Tire Handling Efficiency

Marangoni Tread North America

The Easy Stacker fits most forklifts and can be set up with a quick-change option for greater versatility. It saves time, reduces handling costs, and the likelihood of tire damage.

Tags: Tires, Shop Equipment, Marangoni

May 19 2014 - Products

BFGoodrich Unveils DR454 SmartWay Drive Tire

BF Goodrich

A new drive tire from BFGoodrich, the DR454, is aimed at small to mid-sized fleets in the less-than-truckload, truckload and regional markets that want for a tire with premium performance attributes at a lower-than-premium price point.

Tags: Michelin Americas Truck Tires, BFGoodrich, Tires

May 8 2014 - Products

Jaltest Introduces PLC Adapter For Trailer ABS Diagnostics

Jaltest

Jaltest's J560 connector allows multibrand trailer ABS diagnostics with just one tool.

Tags: Jaltest

April 17 2014 - Products

Oil Analyzers Introduces Oil Analysis Kit

Oil Analyzers

Oil Analyzers has expanded its oil analysis kit offerings by adding a new Value Kit as a low-cost option when a full fluid analysis is not required. Oil analysis is a beneficial tool that allows consumers to gauge the current condition of the oil and whether it’s suitable for continued use.

Tags: Oils, OIl Analyzers

April 7 2014 - Products

Eaton Enhances Authorized Rebuilder Program

Eaton

Eaton has added several new transmission model families to its Eaton Authorized Rebuilder program and extended the warranty period for covered transmissions.

Tags: Eaton, Warranty, Transmissions, Remanufacturing

April 4 2014 - Products

Tracer Says New Kit Pinpoints Refrigerant and Fluid Leaks

Tracer Products

Tracer Products has announced a new heavy duty kit that it says easily pinpoints all refrigerant and fluid leaks using a true UV leak detection flashlight.

Tags: Tracer Products, Cooling Systems

March 31 2014 - Products

New Release from Collective Data

Collective Data

Collective Data announced the release of collectiveFleet 6, a fleet and asset management software system. The software is designed to be adaptable to many types of fleets without needing custom programming.

Tags: Information Technology, Collective Data Inc.

March 31 2014 - Products

Omnitracs Adds Tire Pressure Monitoring and Navigation Capabilities to Mobile Platforms

Omnitracs

Omnitracs, the fleet mobile communications provider, announced the availability of tire pressure monitoring, trailer tire inflation alerts and fuel applications to its MPC 50 line of in-cab devices.

Tags: Omnitracs, Telogis NaviGo, Tire Pressure, TPMS

March 28 2014 - Products

Dana Spicer Launches All-Makes Aftermarket Parts

Dana Holdings Corp.

MATS, LOUISVILLE -- Dana Spicer launched an All-Makes line of front-end parts for all heavy truck brands and models, the company announced at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville.

Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Dana Holding Corp., Spicer, Mid-America Trucking Show, Dana Spicer

March 27 2014 - Products

Donaldson Introduces Blue Filter Line

Donaldson Company

MATS, LOUISVILLE -- Donaldson's Blue line of filters will include more than 150 fuel, air intake, lube, coolant, and fuel filters for on-road and off-road trucks and equipment.

Tags: Filters, Donaldson

March 27 2014 - Products

Alliance Offers More Reman Brake Lining Options

Alliance Truck Parts

MATS, LOUISVILLE -- Products are rated for 20,000-pound axles, claim superior performance at good prices, and are available now.

Tags: Maintenance, Brakes, Alliance Truck Parts, Mid-America Trucking Show

Toyo M177 steer tire can be used as trailer tire.

March 25 2014 - Products

Toyo Rolls Out Three New Tires at MATS

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp.

Toyo Tires is rolling out three new premium tires this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. Featuring Toyo Tires’ proprietary e-balance technology, these tires deliver improved tire life, endurance, and retreadability plus reduced rolling resistance and irregular wear, says the company.

Tags: Toyo Tires, Tires, Mid-America Trucking Show

March 19 2014 - Products

FuelDefend Prevents Fuel Theft, DEF Contamination

FuelDefend

TMC, NASHVILLE -- The company known for its diesel particulate filter theft prevention system, FuelDefend USA, now offers two products to protect onboard liquids.

Tags: FuelDefend USA, DEF, Security, Theft

March 14 2014 - Products

Global Sales Group Introduces EZ Oil Drain Valve

Global Sales Group

Global Sales Group introduces the new EZ Oil Drain Valve for trucks, buses, and industrial equipment. The valve simply replaces the standard drain plug on all engines for clean and easy oil changes. Just turn the lever to drain oil, and the lever locks closed to prevent accidental openings.

Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Oil Change, Aftermartket, Global Sales Group

March 13 2014 - Products

TMT First Step Designed to Identify Undiagnosed Fault Codes

TMW Systems

TMW Systems introduced TMT First Step, a diagnostic and intake system that helps fleets reduce their risk from undiagnosed vehicle fault codes in medium- and heavy-duty commercial trucks.

Tags: Information Technology, Aftermarket, Diagnostics, TMW Systems, In the Shop, Noregon Systems, Fault codes

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