Phillips Industries

DiPonio joins Phillips Industries

Bob DiPonio has joined Phillips Industries as a consultant focusing the company’s trailer OEM business. Phillips says DiPonio is a veteran of the commercial vehicle industry most recently as vice president of OEM Sales for Tramec. His industry experience also includes his role as vice president of sales at Haldex and previously as director of ...

New liftgate installation kits from Phillips

Phillips Industries is now offering a complete kit with everything required for a liftgate dual pole installation or a single ...

Davis retires from Phillips Industries

Phillips Industries announces the retirement of Steve Davis, national OEM/OES truck sales manager, effective July, 2014. Davis retires after more than fifteen years with Phillips Industries and a long history of successful management in the heavy-duty industry. During his tenure with Phillips, Davis has played an integral role in developing ...

Steps to repairing a rubber air line

“In an emergency situation, when a rubber air line between the tractor/trailer is severed, if the damage is close enough to the fittings on either end, and there is still enough working length in the line available, it is possible to repair the air line with a few ...

New air hoses from Phillips Industries

Phillips Industries has expanded their rubber air hose product line, and now both pre-fabricated and bulk rubber air hoses are available in blue and red to denote emergency and service lines. Phillips’ recently introduced 3-IN-1 and 4-IN-1 combination assemblies will also now incorporate the new color coded air hoses ...

New Qwik Tech Tips from Phillips Industries

The June issue of Qwik Tech Tips was released last week by Phillips Industries. Available HERE, the issue focuses on testing electrical systems for voltage drop, and the risks associated with voltage drop in commercial vehicle applications. Past issues of Qwik Tech Tips can be found here.

HDDC, Phillips Industries raise money for children’s foundation

On June 3 during closing ceremonies of the Heavy Duty Distributor’s Council’s (HDDC) 30th annual business conference in Gatineau, Quebec, Phillips Industries presented a check in the amount of $18,214 for the SickKids Foundation. The donation was made possible through the generous help of Phillips’ most loyal customers ...

New Qwik Tech Tips released

Phillips Industries most recent issue of Qwik Tech Tips is now online. Available HERE, the issue address voltage drop. “Voltage drop is one of the easiest testing produces for diagnosing electrical problems. Completing a voltage drop test is quick, easy and will eliminate costly replacement of non-failed parts,” Phillips ...

Qwik Tech Tips tackles air brake systems

Phillips has released its newest issue of Qwik Tech Tips. This month’s volume is titled “Proper Air Brake System Maintenance.” According to Phillips, “proper air brake system maintenance is very important and only takes a few minutes. If the air system of the brakes is not properly maintained, sludge ...

New Qwik Tech Tips on lighting

Phillips has released its newest edition of Qwik Tech Tips. This month’s documents looks at the differences between incandescent and LED lighting — a topic that also will grace the Truck Parts & Service pages in May — and the reasons for and their use in the market today. Philips ...