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January 5, 2011

Where To Go When You've Turned Over That Dump Trailer

Imagine that you banged up your car and you've sent it to the factory for fixing. You can't do that, but if you own a dump or flatbed trailer, you can

September 9, 2010

Dealers Offer Maintenance Tips for Neglected Trailer Brakes

With more freight moving as the economy revives, fleets are pulling dormant trailers away from fences and putting them into service. But those trailers probably sat through at least one harsh winter and summer, and maintenance on them may have been neglected.

July 7, 2010

Tips for Inspecting and Maintaining Air Suspensions

Air suspensions are in wide use on trailers and getting more popular. To some fleets, air-ride equipment is new, and maintenance people might not be aware of proper inspection and repair procedures

November 1, 2008

Maintenance Report: Trailers

Attention to detail in spec'ing and maintaining trailers pays off in longer life and lower maintenance costs.

July 1, 2008

Brake Maintenance

Vehicle duty cycles, type of operation, drivers, inspection practices and weather all play a part in establishing good brake maintenance procedures.

March 1, 2008

Roadway Reforms

Congress asked for the report in preparation for the 2009 reauthorization of the law that controls how we govern and pay for the system.

July 1, 2007

Psychic On board

Today's truck technology and computing power can predict failures before they happen.

April 1, 2007

Creating Peace In The Shop

Your drivers and your mechanics need not be adversaries, even though they speak different languages.

February 1, 2007

A Little Help from your Oem

Programs to help fleets manage their maintenance on the road are available from truck OEMs.

May 1, 2006

Box On Wheels No More

A number of factors are prompting fleet managers to take a closer look at trailer maintenance.

April 1, 2006

Gentlemen, Start Your New Engines

This comprehensive report provides the latest clean diesel developments.

February 1, 2006

Repairs on the Run

When you're talking OTR service, it all boils down to choices.

February 1, 2006

Spec'ing For Low Maintenance

Certain equipment allows trucks to run longer without scheduled or unscheduled work. Here are some examples.



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