Jason Cannon

Articles by Jason Cannon

Jason Cannon serves as the Online Managing Editor for Truck Parts and Service and its sister site, Successful Dealer. Reach him at jasoncannon@randallreilly.com.

Jason Cannon has posted 1118 Articles for Truck Parts & Service

Stertil-Koni bestows Achievement of Excellence Award

Stertil-Koni has awarded Peter Bowers, the company’s Technical Sales Support Manager, its Achievement of Excellence award. The announcement was made by the ...

International Brake founder passes away

James E. Lyle, founder and former president of International Brake Industries Inc., passed away at his home Wednesday, June 4. He was 76. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Charles Catholic Church. The Rev. Stephen Blum and the Rev. David M. Ross will officiate. ...

REPAIR SHOP OF HORRORS: Forked

Anyone who runs a warehouse knows this guy. You know the one; the "Oh, that will fit. No problem" guy. And then his buddy, "Watch ...

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Balance Masters adds Lifetime Warranty

Balance Masters announced Thursday it will offer a Lifetime Warranty on top of its 100-day Purchase Price Refund on all Balance Masters active Balancing Systems.  The company adds, that after the last five years of working with Ron Webster from Tru-Balance Wheel Centering Devices, it has also included three bolt holes ...

Surplus-Solutions announces additions, changes to site

More than 10 MHC Kenworth locations have added surplus/obsolete parts to Surplus-Solutions.com, with more being added daily.  Additionally, Surplus-Solutions.com says it no longer requires the buyer to register to search the site for parts, offering free access and no registration. The company also has parts from Canada to Mexico listed.

Video log: Meritor test lab

CCJ Executive Editor Jack Roberts is in Milan, Italy, this week visiting a Meritor test lab. Below are some videos he's shot in his trip, including some of checking out Ferraris and Lamborghinis at a nearby track and some footage from the European truck racing circuit: http://youtu.be/FCOeKdpOfGc http://youtu.be/3ZEp3jyvCaY http://youtu.be/u7up51Rzq9Q http://youtu.be/rudvTh1fqb8 http://youtu.be/n2-0Ygeddlk http://youtu.be/8uEYkf10XG8 http://youtu.be/IW5bYt2tHrg http://youtu.be/tvU9ss9vMMQ http://youtu.be/oNxwvLpBRjw

New drive axle tire from BF Goodrich

BF Goodrich announced Monday the release of a new Smartway verified drive axle tire, the DR 454. Donna Murphy, business segment manager for BFGoodrich Commercial Truck Tires, says the company hopes to target owner operators and fleets of up to 200 trucks with this new offering. The tire is currently ...

ACT EXPO rewind

Miss anything from this year's Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in Long Beach, Calif.? Here's a brief look at what you missed.

Stertil-Koni breaks sales record

Stertil-Koni says the company has achieved record results in heavy-duty vehicle lifts sales for the full year 2013. The company’s president, Dr. Jean DellAmore, further noted that the group achieved record sales results for the first quarter of 2014 as well. Driving the momentum has been strong, positive customer response ...