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 1229 Articles for Truck Parts & Service

Truck-Lite announces 2013 catalog

Truck-Lite has released its 2013 full-line catalog. The comprehensive full-color catalog features more than 2,700 products, including new product innovations designed with the latest in LED technology. In addition to showcasing all currently available products and accessories, the Truck-Lite catalog provides details about Federal Lighting Regulations, FAQs, SAE codes, warranties and merchandising as well as ...

VIPAR, Accuride ink three year deal

VIPAR Heavy Duty and Accuride Corporation announced Thursday the completion of a new three year agreement. Under the agreement, VIPAR Heavy Duty will offer Accuride Wheels, Gunite wheel-end components and Imperial Group products. "VIPAR Heavy Duty has had a long term relationship with Accuride Corporation in the US, Canada, and Mexico," said Steve Crowley, president ...

Hendrickson celebrates 100 years

Hendrickson threw itself a 100th birthday celebration Wednesday night, in conjunction with the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. The Hendrickson story began in 1913 with ...

Carlucci joins HDA Truck Pride

HDA Truck Pride welcomes Bob Carlucci to the team as national fleet manager. HDA Truck Pride says Carlucci will be responsible for all HDA Truck Pride national fleet activity. He will report to Don Reimondo, CEO. HDA Truck Pride says the role of national fleet manager is critical to ...

FleetPride, others join Gabriel distribution network

The Original Gabriel has signed agreements with four new master distributors of its Fleetline and GasSLX products to the heavy-duty aftermarket, effective immediately. The four newly appointed distributors are: Aurora Parts and Accessories, LLC; Automann USA; FleetPride, Inc. and Fort Garry Industries LTD. Gabriel is discerning in its selection, ensuring ...

Bendix launches e-learning website

Bendix has launched a technical training site, www.brake-school.com, the company announced at the Mid-America Trucking Show Wednesday. The interactive brake training e-learning site houses training documents, videos and training modules with a learning check at the end. The password protected site offers the capability for companies to track registrants ...

Follow along for MATS updates

The editorial staff at Truck Parts & Service will be covering the Mid-America Trucking Show this week and posting news, product announcements and more daily – and in some cases hourly. Check our website periodically for up-to-the-minute news from some of the trucking industry's heavyweights. Also, follow us on twitter ...

Skinner Diesel Service joins Dually Drain Pan Network

Dually Drain Pan LLC announced Tuesday that its new orange Super Single Axle Drain Pan is now available at Skinner Diesel Service. Mike Skinner and his staff have serviced Columbus and Central Ohio for more than 31 years with four locations through, Skinner Diesel Service, Columbus Auto Electric, Commercial Radiator and Columbus Joint & ...

Dana set to debut new axles at MATS

Dana will debut its Spicer EconoTrek tandem axle, the company’s new lightweight 6×2 configuration that improves performance, reduces maintenance, and increases fuel economy for heavy-duty line haul tractors, at the Mid-America Trucking Show this week. The company says the new configuration improves fuel economy by up to 3 percent ...

Dorman HD releases new hood latch kits

Dorman HD announced Tuesday the unveiling of hood latch kits for Freightliner and Volvo trucks. The Freightliner models fit Classics 2003-2009 and Fld Sd 2007-2009. Volvo kits fit WC, WH, WI and WX units from 1991-1996 and WG models 1991-1997. For more information, visit www.DormanHDSolutions.com