Search This Site

Showing Results 1 - 10 of 44938
5 Ways to Succeed or Fail as an Owner-Operator
5 Ways to Succeed or Fail as an Owner-Operator

June 10, 2013
Sometimes owner-operators are their own worst enemy. They too often do things to undermine their business – like budgeting based on the best of times, not...

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...

Ed Bobit, Founder of Automotive Fleet and Bobit Business Media, Passes Away
Ed Bobit, Founder of Automotive Fleet and Bobit Business Media, Passes Away

June 29, 2014
Ed Bobit, founder and chairman of Bobit Business Media, and publisher of Automotive Fleet magazine and many other media brands, passed away June 29 at the...

Could House Bill Slow or Even Stop ELD Rule?
Could House Bill Slow or Even Stop ELD Rule?

July 18, 2017
The House Transportation Committee has attached a directive to this year’s Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) appropriations bill that...

Electronic Logs Mandate: Outrage & Applause
Electronic  Logs Mandate: Outrage & Applause

August 26, 2014
The electronic logging device mandate has sparked a variety of responses with some questioning and others embracing the change.

FMCSA Proposes Electronic Logbook Regulations
FMCSA Proposes Electronic Logbook Regulations

March 13, 2014
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration just unveiled its proposal for mandatory electronic logbooks, or "Electronic Logging Devices," for...

Stay Ahead of Trouble on EGR Engines
Stay Ahead of Trouble on EGR Engines

February 11, 2014
While most of the early problems have been engineered out of the exhaust gas recirculation systems on today’s clean diesel engines, corroded coolers, stuck...

FMCSA Announces Electronic Logs Mandate
FMCSA Announces Electronic Logs Mandate

December 10, 2015
By early December 2017, an estimated 3 million commercial drivers will have thrown out their paper logbooks. A long-anticipated rule requiring electronic...

When Can Driving Time be Considered Off-Duty Time?
When Can Driving Time be Considered Off-Duty Time?

August 27, 2013
This question has to do with what has been termed “personal conveyance.” This is a situation where a driver is using his/her commercial vehicle as a...

14 Things You Need to Know Before ELDs Become Mandatory
14 Things You Need to Know Before ELDs Become Mandatory

March 16, 2017
Come Dec. 17, the paper logbooks that truck drivers have been required to use to track their hours of work and rest since the 1930s will be history for...