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 1183 Articles for Truck Parts & Service

ReMaTec show coming to the U.S.

The Automotive Parts Remanufacturers Association (APRA) and Amsterdam RAI, owners and organizers of ReMaTec, have agreed to organize a new comprehensive show for automotive and heavy duty remanufacturing in the USA. The first edition will take place in Las Vegas Nov. 1-3, 2014. The new show, which is named Big R/ReMaTecUSA, is a continuation of the existing partnership ...

Four Star Freightliner earns Elite Support

Four Star Freightliner, of Dothan, Ala., has received the Elite Support status from Daimler Trucks of North America, and becomes the second Four Star facility to earn Elite Certification. The Tallahassee, Fla. location was awarded Elite Status earlier this year and the final three Four Star Freightliner locations – Montgomery ...

New MaxxForce injector from Alliant

Alliant Power is pleased to announced Tuesday release of AP64801 Piezo Injector for use in 2010+ emissions MaxxForce 7 engines. The injection line is included and must ...

Mobile app available from Fleetguard

Cummins Filtration has introduced Fleetguard Product Catalog mobile phone application. Available for use with the Apple iPhone and Android-enabled mobile phones, the Fleetguard Product Catalog mobile phone app is a free download available from the Apple iTunes App Store and the Google Play Android market. The Fleetguard Product Catalog app ...

Larson debuts cart-mounted work light

Larson Electronics introduces its WAL-WBC-2X300LED cart-mounted LED work light. This wheelbarrow style LED light cart is designed for portability and durable operation and ideal for use in demanding conditions, the company says. Its light produces 59,160 lumens of light capable of illuminating an area 64,000 sq. ft. in size. The portable LED light ...

Horton breaks ground on expansion

Horton, Inc. recently broke ground for on the expansion of its Roseville, Minn. corporate office and technology center on Wednesday, Sept. 18. The construction expands the office and the Hugh K. Schilling Technology Center by 50 percent, the company says. The ceremony was attended by Horton’s Roseville employees, Horton, Inc. ...

Detroit names its top distributors

Daimler Trucks North America announced its 12 Detroit distributors who have won the company's "Race to Charlotte." The winners will enjoy an all-expense-paid trip for two to the Dollar General 300 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Oct. 11 with the Detroit Genuine Parts Racing Team to cheer on ...

Phillips releases latest Qwik Tech Tips

The current issue of Phillips’ Qwik Tech Tips has been released. This edition focuses on grounding techniques for 12- and 24-volt electrical systems. In the document, Phillips’ provides tips on selecting a grounding wire, avoiding corrosion to a ground wire and ground wire mounting techniques. To read the entire edition, CLICK ...

Yokohama breaks ground on U.S. commercial tire plant

Yokohama Tire Corporation officially began construction of a state-of-the-art commercial tire manufacturing facility in West Point, Miss with a groundbreaking ceremony Sept. 22. "Today is a very exciting day as Yokohama prepares to begin construction of its very first U.S. manufacturing facility to be built from the ground up,” ...

PSI featured on business program

Pressure Systems International discusses its automatic tire inflation system for commercial vehicles on a new half-hour program that started airing worldwide Sept. 22, 2013 on Bloomberg and in the United States on MSNBC, CNBC, Fox Financial and CNN beginning Oct.5, 2013. Produced by 21st Century Business TV, the program ...