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Lordstown Motors Establishes Nationwide EV Service Network
Dickinson Grows Medium-Duty Electric Fleet with Xos Trucks
Valvoline Extends Drain Intervals for Diesel, Natural Gas Engines with New Oil
NGVA Hails DOT's Adoption of its Recommended CNG Inspection Procedures

NGVA Hails DOT's Adoption of its Recommended CNG Inspection Procedures

U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for updating its heavy-duty natural gas vehicle fuel system tank inspection labeling requirements now match recommended guidance procedures the NGVA previously developed after a lengthy and collaborative review process.

June 24, 2019

How Balancing Truck Tires Helps the Bottom Line

How Balancing Truck Tires Helps the Bottom Line

Tire balancing has changed over the years – both the techniques used and the reasons for doing it. If you're not balancing your tractor and trailer tire and wheel assemblies, you could be leaving money on the table.

May 1, 2019

How to Prevent Problems with Low-Quality Diesel Exhaust Fluid

How to Prevent Problems with Low-Quality Diesel Exhaust Fluid

If a truck is running low-quality DEF, there are a number of issues that may occur, some of which could even void a vehicle’s warranty. This includes catalyst poisoning, deposits, and injector/filter clogging. Repairs can be very expensive and downtime may be extensive.

April 18, 2019

Nikola Plans a Different Truck Ownership Model for its Hydrogen-Electric Trucks
Can Emissions Repair Costs be Contained?

Can Emissions Repair Costs be Contained?

The addition of selective catalytic reduction and diesel particulate filter aftertreatment to modern trucks forced fleets and manufacturers to shift expectations on the fly. These two fleets met the emissions maintenance monster head-on — and won.

March 13, 2019

Love’s Marks One-Year Anniversary of Speedco Acquisition
P.S.I. Debuts Tire Pressure Monitoring System
The New Oils: An Update on CK-4 and FA-4

The New Oils: An Update on CK-4 and FA-4

Last December, for the first time, the American Petroleum Institute started licensing two different approved heavy-duty diesel engine oils. CK-4 adoption is going largely as expected, but very few fleets are using FA-4 yet – because very few engine makers so far are recommending it.

October 30, 2017

Shell: New Engine Oil Categories Making the Grade

Shell: New Engine Oil Categories Making the Grade

A new generation of engine oils is in the North American market, passing a battery of tests developed for specific engine brands. But the work of convincing buyers about the related features and benefits of CK-4 and FA-4 oils continues.

September 21, 2017

The Case for Fuel Filtration

The Case for Fuel Filtration

Fuel filters are your engine’s first and last line of defense against expensive damage from water and particles of debris that are found in diesel fuel.

March 21, 2017

Figuring Out DPF Maintenance

Figuring Out DPF Maintenance

DPF and aftertreatment systems may be a maintenance nightmare, but they aren’t going away. It’s up to you to figure them out.

May 18, 2016

TMC to Focus on Future of Fuel at Annual Meeting

TMC to Focus on Future of Fuel at Annual Meeting

The Technology & Maintenance Council announced a “Fueling the Future” theme for its 2015 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition, taking place in Nashville, Tenn.

November 3, 2014