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March 10 2014 - Products

Navistar Adds Capabilities to OnCommand Diagnostics/Telematics Platform

Nav

TMC, NASHVILLE – Navistar has integrated Mitchell 1 Repair-Connect.net and in-bay service tools from Nexiq Technologies and Noregon Systems into its OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics system.

Tags: Telematics, Information Technology, Navistar, Mitchell 1, Diagnostics, Nexiq, Noregon Systems

March 10 2014 - Products

Noregon Offers Multi-Makes Diagnostic System, Modules for Volvo, Mack

Noregon Systems

TMC, NASHVILLE -- Focusing only on the component with the complaint often misses the actual root cause, but Noregon's whole-truck approach can find it. Noregon Systems launched a multi-brand vehicle diagnostics and repair product, First Step Service Advisor.

Tags: Volvo, Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, Mack, Noregon Systems, Diagnostics, Maintenance, TMC

March 5 2014 - Products

Meritor Adds Features to Customer Training and Support Website

Meritor

Meritor Inc. will launch its redesigned customer training and support website on March 10 to include improved registration, additional training, course monitoring tools and social media integration for dealers, fleets and garages.

Tags: Information Technology, Meritor

March 5 2014 - Products

Maxwell Brings Ultracapacitor Start Module to Medium-duty Market

Maxwell Technologies

WORK TRUCK SHOW -- Maxwell Technologies is expanding its ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module product line to medium-duty Class 3-6 trucks. The ESM ULTRA 31/900 replaces traditional lead-acid starting batteries, virtually eliminating cranking problems that come from weak or discharged batteries.

Tags: Work Truck Show, NTEA, Medium-Duty Trucks, Batteries, Maxwell Technologies, Electrical System

February 27 2014 - Products

SKF Introduces Separator Filter Dryer for Pneumatic Tools and Devices

SKF

SKF has expanded its air system product offering to include the Separator Filter Dryer, an air dryer for providing contaminant free air to pneumatic devices.

Tags: SKF, SDF

February 25 2014 - Products

Halo Tire Inflator Available For Tractors and Trailers

Aperia Technologies

A new automatic tire inflation system will work on drive axles as well as trailer axles. The Halo Tire Inflator, which uses the wheel's own rotational motion, is the first complete automatic tire inflation solution to serve both tractors and trailers with either dual or wide-base tires, according to the company.

Tags: TPMS, Tires, Wheels, ATIS, Aperia Technologies

February 19 2014 - Products

Meritor Wabco Updates Toolbox

Meritor Wabco

Meritor Wabco released an updated version of Toolbox, diagnostics and troubleshooting software.

Tags: Information Technology, Meritor Wabco

February 18 2014 - Products

Rotary Lift Introduces MW-500 Mobile Wheel Lift

Rotary Lift

Rotary Lift’s new MW-500 Mobile Wheel Lift can remove and position any size wheel or tire weighing up to 500 pounds, making it much easier and more ergonomic for technicians to work on heavy-duty trucks, buses and construction equipment.

Tags: Rotary Lift, Tires, Aftermarket, Wheels, In the Shop

February 3 2014 - Products

Xado Releases Atomic Metal Conditioner Maximum

Xado

Xado has released a nanotechnology called Xado Revitalizant, which is a self-regulating technology that coats metal surface with ceramic-metal diamond-hard film.

Tags: Engine Oil, Lubricants, Xado

January 31 2014 - Products

Gabriel Expands Product And Service Offerings

Gabriel Ride Control

Gabriel Ride Control marked the one-year anniversary of distributing its offering of shock absorbers directly to its heavy-duty customers with the addition of 22 new truck, trailer and bus SKUs and 116 new competitive interchanges.

Bosch Direct Connect wiper blade

December 23 2013 - Products

Bosch Introduces Aftermarket Wiper Blades for Medium- and Heavy-Duty

Robert Bosch LLC

Robert Bosch, which has long made heavy-duty wiper blades for the original equipment market, has introduced a new aftermarket wiper blade program for heavy-duty vehicles, with 19 part numbers.

Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Robert Bosch LLC

December 5 2013 - Products

TireStat TPMS Sensors Go In or Out of Tires

Mobile Awareness

TireStat powered by MobileTraq from Mobile Awareness is a commercial-grade tire pressure monitoring system designed to grow with a fleet’s needs as well as industry demands.

Tags: TPMS, Tires, Mobile Awareness

December 5 2013 - Products

Toyo Announces Improved Casing Warranty

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp.

Toyo Tires announced an improved casing warranty for its commercial line of medium truck and bus radial tires. The casing value has been increased to $110 for the first retread on many popular sizes.

Tags: Toyo Tires, Tires

December 3 2013 - Products

Stertil-Koni Introduces New Version of EcoLift

Stertil-Koni

Stertil-Koni has introduced a new generation of its ultra-shallow heavy-duty EcoLift in-ground scissor lift, featuring fully flush-mounted aluminum pit covers for greater convenience and safety.

Tags: Vehicle Lifts, Stertil-Koni

November 27 2013 - Products

PressurePro TPMS Announces Integration with Omnitracs

PressurePro, Omnitracs

Advantage PressurePro announced the integration of its advanced TPMS solutions to Omnitracs’ Mobile Computing Platforms 110 and 200 (MCP110 and MCP200).

Tags: Information Technology, TPMS, Advantage PressurePro, Omnitracs, Tires

November 26 2013 - Products

Marangoni Announces Intermodal Product Line

Marangoni

Marangoni Tread North America announced a new addition to its conventional precured line of retreads, aimed at the intermodal market and designed to stand up to ozone and other extreme conditions.

Tags: Tires, Intermodal, Marangoni

November 19 2013 - Products

Accuride Introduces New Steel Wheel Coating Technology

Accuride

Truck wheel manufacturer Accuride Tuesday introduced Steel Armor, a new advance in corrosion-fighting coating technology for commercial vehicle steel wheels.

Tags: Corrosion, Wheels, Accuride

November 18 2013 - Products

Thermo King's TriPac Evolution Features 2,000-hour Maintenance Interval

Thermo King

The TriPac Evolution from Thermo King now offers a 2,000-hour maintenance interval. The extended maintenance interval reduces the cost of ownership, aligns with tractor maintenance cycles and reduces environmental impact by lowering waste, according to the company.

Tags: APU, Thermo King

November 15 2013 - Products

Mobile Awareness Marries MobileTraq, TireStat for Advanced TPMS

Mobile Awareness LLC

MobileTraq Vue gets tire pressure management capability.

Tags: Mobile Awareness, MobileTraq, TireStat

November 6 2013 - Products

Omnitracs Launches New Applications for Proactive Tire Maintenance

Omnitracs

Omnitracs now offers Tire Pressure Monitoring (TPM) and Trailer Tire Inflation Alerts (TTIA) applications, both of which provide fleets with tools for proactive tire maintenance.

Tags: Telematics, Information Technology, Tires, Omnitracs, ATA2013

November 4 2013 - Products

Cheater Wrench Makes Easy Work of Tightly Torqued Wheel Nuts

DT Industries

The Cheater Wrench from DT Industries allows anyone driving a truck or other heavy-duty vehicle to remove their lug nuts and change their own tires. The Cheater Wrench is a torque-multiplying tool with a 78:1 turn ratio, making it easy to overcome the recommended 500 or so foot-pounds to which wheel lug nuts are supposed to be tightened.

Tags: Cheater Wrench, DT Industries, Tires

October 29 2013 - Products

New Patent Pending IPDSteel Two Piece Friction Welded Piston

IPD

IPD, an aftermarket provider of engine components for heavy-duty diesel and natural gas powered engines, announced a new patent-pending piston design for the aftermarket. This new IPDSteel piston design uses precision friction welding to create an aftermarket alternative to similar newer model engine piston designs that are currently only available from original equipment manufacturers.

Tags: IPD, Piston, Engines, Aftermarket, Natural Gas

October 24 2013 - Products

Goodyear Launches Smart Fleet Program For Owner-Operators Through Mid-Size Fleets

Goodyear

Owner-operators through mid-size fleets now have full access to the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s new Smart Fleet program.

Tags: Goodyear, Tires

October 23 2013 - Products

Master Fleet Launches Commercial Fleet Management Program

Master Fleet

Master Fleet, Green Bay, Wisc. announced service offerings for partial to full outsourcing of fleet maintenance during the American Trucking Associations’ Management Conference and Exhibition in Orlando, Fla.

Tags: Maintenance, Fleets, ATA2013

October 20 2013 - Products

Navistar OnCommand Connection Remote Diagnostics System to Debut in 2014

Navistar

Navistar demonstrated its new OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics system at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference and Exhibition. Navistar says it's the first single remote diagnostics portal to use an open architecture system with fleets’ existing telematics providers.

Tags: Telematics, Navistar, Diagnostics, ATA2013

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