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FMCSA Directs Retesting of Certain Tankers
FMCSA Directs Retesting of Certain Tankers

April 15, 2016
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has issued a safety advisory to owners and operators of certain cargo tanks that were improperly inspected...

Bergstrom Parksmart HVAC Units in Freightliners Recalled

April 14, 2016
An electrical defect in a cab/sleeper heater-air conditioner has prompted recalls by the supplier and by the truck manufacturer that installed the units. An...

Wabco-SmartDrive System Uses Video Analytics

April 5, 2016
Wabco’s next generation OnLane lane departure warning system features a new, high-resolution camera integrated with a SmartDrive video-based driver...

Proposed 'Mattress Tag Rule' Angers ATA's Engineering VP
Proposed 'Mattress Tag Rule' Angers ATA's Engineering VP

September 24, 2015
Ted Scott, vice president of engineering for the American Trucking Associations, had a succinct assessment of a recent federal regulatory proposal: “FMCSA...

PG&E Requires CNG Tank Inspections by Dec. 12
PG&E Requires CNG Tank Inspections by Dec. 12

October 13, 2014
Concerned that compressed natural gas tanks in customers’ vehicles might not be sufficiently safe, Pacific Gas & Electric is requiring inspections as a...

Ford: Moisture in Cooler Causing Loss of Power in F-150 EcoBoost Engines

May 29, 2013
Customer complaints about loss of power with Ford’s EcoBoost V-6 engine in its F-150 pickups, reported by the general news media over the Memorial Day...