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Phillips releases newest Qwik Tech Tips

Phillips Industries has released its newest edition of Qwik Tech Tips. This month’s issue offers advice on emergency repairs to damaged air coil fittings. “In an emergency situation, when damage occurs to the brass fitting, or lead in close proximity to the fitting, it is possible to temporarily repair the ...

New auto-adjusting clutch product from Ace Manufacturing

Ace Manufacturing introduces its new Freedom series auto-adjusting heavy-duty clutches. Made in the USA, Ace says the new clutches offer a multitude of services and benefits, including easier serviceability and installation, contamination prevention technology and a robust adjuster design that ensures the product will not over adjust. Ace Manufacturing notes ...

Betts Company hosts workforce development town hall meeting

More than 130 business and education leaders turned out at Betts Company in Fresno earlier this month for the first town ...

Work truck jack stand from Rotary Lift

Rotary Lift introduces a lightweight, easy-to-use jack stand designed to stabilize vehicles loaded on two-post surface and inground lifts. The new RS4 supplementary tripod jack stand features 4,000 lbs. of capacity, the company says, and can be raised to a maximum height of 7 ft. to reach nearly any ...

Winter safety tips for using space heaters in service operations

KPA Online has published an article offering dealers and service providers tips for safely using space heaters to keep repair facilities warm during these bone-chilling winter months. Written by KPA's Lori Matthews, the post notes that in 2011, "space heaters were involved in an estimated 53,600 reported U.S. home ...

Bendix building a new headquarters

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC will construct a new headquarters in Northeast Ohio, expected to be within a 20-mile radius of its current Elyria location. Bendix says the date for groundbreaking for the new headquarters has not yet been finalized and is contingent on final approvals from state and ...

Dayton Parts adds to sales team

Dayton Parts LLC has hired Joe Urban as its new district sales manager for Delaware, Maryland, southern New Jersey, Pennsylvania, western New York and West Virginia. Urban recently graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and prior was a Sergeant serving two tours in Iraq. “As ...

PressureGuard debuts new website

PressureGuard Tire Inflation Systems has launched its new website. PressureGuard says the new website helps build the visibility of the PressureGuard system and its benefits. The optimized navigation and functionality enhances the user experience, making it easier to locate important advantages of PressureGuard, and helping the user to understand ...

New paint for extreme heat conditions

PlastiKote’s new Hi-Temp Paint is designed for painting areas on vehicles that are subject to extreme heat conditions. “PlastiKote Hi-Temp Paint is formulated to resist intermittent temperatures up to 1,300 degrees and is the right paint choice for engines, exhaust manifolds and headers,” says Katie Whiting, product manager, aerosols ...

Hadley announces new aftermarket hires

Hadley is expanding its national aftermarket presence with the addition of Jim Clark as national fleet and dealer manager, and reporting to Clark is Jim Zwald as regional fleet and dealer manager. Hadley says Clark and Zwald will develop and manage customer engagement through Hadley’s national network of direct ...