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Tri Cities Truck Parts joins VIPAR network

Tri Cities Truck Parts is the newest company to join the VIPAR Heavy Duty network of distributors as a stockholder, the company announced Monday. Located in Muscle Shoals, Ala., Tri Cities Truck Parts serves customers with parts for class 6-8 trucks in northwestern Alabama, south central Tennessee and ...

FinditParts becomes master distributor for Leland Brake & Wheel

FinditParts.com is a new master distributor of Leland Brake & Wheel Parts. “We’re excited to reinvigorate and sell such a strong ...

VIPAR Heavy Duty to sponsor GenNext

VIPAR Heavy Duty has become a platinum sponsor of GenNext, the heavy-duty aftermarket’s newest group formed to educate, mentor and recruit the next generation of aftermarket leaders. “GenNext is a group with over 100 members and growing who are the up-and-coming leaders of tomorrow in the aftermarket truck parts industry,” says Steve Hansen of Minimizer, ...

Yokohama moving commercial tire distribution center

Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) announced Wednesday the company is moving its Western Region Distribution center from its 380,000-square-foot warehouse facility in Fullerton, Calif. to a newly constructed 658,000-square-foot facility in Chino, about 22 miles away. The move is expected to be completed late this year. “We prospered in Fullerton for ...

Prestone Command releases white paper on coolant maintenance

Prestone Products Corporation has produced a new white paper titled Critical Warm Weather Maintenance For Engine Coolant In Heavy Duty Vehicles. According to Prestone, extreme seasonal heat presents a challenge to heavy-duty engines and those responsible for their maintenance. Prestone says its white paper places special emphasis on testing essentials ...

Fontaine Modification to install CNG systems

Mainstay Fuel Technologies and Fontaine Modification have reached an agreement to provide a turnkey process for the delivery and installation of CNG fuel systems on Class 8 heavy-duty on-highway tractors. Fontaine will install the back-of-cab and side-saddle CNG fuel storage, management and delivery systems manufactured by Mainstay, the company ...

Penray named approved supplier to VIPAR

The Penray Companies, Inc. has been awarded approved supplier status for its full line of products for VIPAR Heavy Duty. “With the average age of heavy-duty and light-duty trucks over 11 years, the need to maintain vehicles with high quality service chemicals is more important than ever,” says Mark ...

Honeywell completes sale of friction material business

Honeywell says it has completed the sale of its Friction Materials (FM) business to Federal-Mogul for approximately $155 million. The transaction does not include the Bendix name or line of products or business in the U.S. In addition, joint ventures that operate in Australia, Thailand, and Malaysia will be retained as ...

Limited space remaining for upcoming MERA event

Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) announces limited space is available for its upcoming Reman Technology Forum in Detroit next week. The event is scheduled for next Thursday, July 31, 2014 at the COBO Center in Detroit before the NACE|CARS 2014 event. MERA says key discussion topics include: Core Recovery, Disassembly ...

Magnum Gaskets adds to line

Magnum Gaskets has released more than 100 new, individually boxed medium- and heavy-duty gaskets and seals for popular Class 3 to Class 8 diesel truck engines, covering Navistar DT466, Caterpillar C7-C15, Detroit Diesel Series 60 and a range of Cummins engines. Magnum’s aftermarket e-Catalog features manifold, valve cover and ...