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 1136 Articles for Truck Parts & Service

Larson Electronics releases magnetic LED light

Larson Electronics announces the release of its magnetic mount blasting light, designed for high-intensity use. Featuring a 200 lb. grip magnetic ...

Registration still open for TMC

Now is the time to act. American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) is holding its annual meeting and exhibition next month in Nashville, and those interested can still sign up. TMC will be held March 10-14, 2013 at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville. The convention will feature a variety of interesting group discussion, ...

BorgWarner turbochargers power new series of commercial diesel engines

BorgWarner will supply its latest turbocharging technology for a new generation of medium-duty engines from Mercedes-Benz, the first commercial vehicle ...

Three charged in counterfeit parts scam

Three parts suppliers have been indicted on charges of selling counterfeit replacement parts, officials announced Thursday. Shashi Malhotra, Fadi Kilani, and Richard Dininni were each arrested at their homes early Wednesday. Malhotra and Kilani will be presented in Manhattan federal court before U.S. Magistrate Judge Gabriel W. Gorenstein this afternoon. ...

Accuride sets earnings call for next month

Accuride Thursday announced it will host a one-hour conference call to discuss the financial and operational results of its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012 on Thursday, March 7 at 8 a.m. (CDT), hosted by Accuride President and CEO Rick Dauch and Vice President and Chief Financial Officer ...

Dana 4Q sales down, annual profit sets record

Dana driveline, sealing, and thermal-management solutions were featured on 2013 Heavy Duty Commercial Truck of Year and six of Ward’s 10 Best Engines for 2013. And that wasn't the only good news the company received this month. In earnings released Thursday, Dana Holdings posted a record $300 million in net income, compared ...

Dayco acquires Nytron Group

Dayco announced Tuesday its acquisition of the Nytron Group, a Brazilian-based manufacturer of drive belt and timing tensioners, pulleys and hydraulic actuators. With the completion of this acquisition, Dayco claims it becomes a market leader in tensioners and pulleys with the largest market share in South America. Nytron also provides Dayco ...

PSI launches retooled website

Power Solutions International, Inc., a clean technology engine supplier, announced Tuesday the launch of its newly redesigned website. The retooled website features streamlined navigation and a visual index of PSI's engine products, together with detailed information on the services offered by the company and an updated user interface for its web-based ...

CVSA releases 2013 Out-of-Service Handbook

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) announced Tuesday the release of its 2013 North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria Handbook and Pictorial (OOSC). The OOSC, the only official reference book of its kind for law enforcement and the motor carrier industry, is designed to improve commercial motor vehicle safety by promoting uniformity ...

Auto Truck names new Regional Fleet Sales Manager

Auto Truck Group has named Lisa Morales its Regional Fleet Sales Manager, the company announced Wednesday. In her new role, Morales – who most recently served as Parts Manager with Peterbilt of Baltimore – will be responsible for selling Auto Truck’s specialized truck equipment and upfitting services to both ...