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Bendix Brakes launching premium line for lighter duty vehicles

Bendix Brakes is launching a new premium product line, offering brake pads, discs, shoes and complete brake shoe kit coverage for ...

Industry report: The State of the Independent Aftermarket

The following comes from the January 2016 issue of Truck Parts & Service. To read a digital version of the ...

Bendix trio earns leadership awards

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC has honored Bill Gantz, Mike Grandstaff, and Angie Hake with its 2015 Excellence in Bendix Leadership Award, in recognition of ...

Bendix offers air dryer maintenance tips

With winter approaching, it’s time for many vehicle owners to begin preparation for the months of cold temperatures ahead. As commercial vehicle technology advances and expands the use of compressed air for non-braking functions, proper care of pneumatic systems is crucial year-round; however, extra attention is typically needed in ...

Bendix Spicer earns area business award

Expansion of operations at the Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake LLC (BSFB) wheel-end production facility in Bowling Green, Ky., have earned the company a 2015 Business Expansion Award from the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce. BSFB, a joint venture between Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC and Dana Commercial Vehicle ...

Bendix hits remanufacturing milestone

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC recently shipped its millionth remanufactured AD-9 air dryer. Bendix has been remanufacturing air dryers for 25 years. During that time the company also has shipped millions of remanufactured air dryer cartridges, recycling a significant amount of the desiccant in each. In diverting an estimated 4,000 tons ...

Bendix reman center produces milestone brake shoe

Bendix has reached a big round number. The company announced earlier this week that its Brake Shoe Remanufacturing Center in Huntington, Ind., has assembled more than 3 million remanufactured brake shoes, reaching the milestone less than three years after beginning serial production of reman shoes at the facility. Bendix handles the complete ...

Bendix commits to community support

A pair of community outreach projects to support families and orphaned children in the city of Acuña, Mexico, were made possible through the combined funding and volunteer efforts of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC and Knorr-Bremse Global Care. During a Sept. 16 event, Bendix and Knorr-Bremse Global Care celebrated ...

Bendix achieves another production milestone

Production of two high-performing solenoid valves from Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC has surpassed one million units just three years after launch, the company has announced. The Bendix SMS-9700 Accessory Solenoid Valve and the Bendix FCS-9700 Fan Clutch Solenoid Valve effectively and efficiently address the electronic control of vehicle ...

What to inspect on inspection day

This is the second of two informational pieces from Bendix to aid vehicle owners and service providers in preparing for Brake Safety Week 2015, which will be held next week (Sept. 6-12). For more on Bendix's safety tips, please click here. Bendix says Operation Airbrake targets the following items for inspection ...