SAF-HOLLAND

SAF-Holland releases suspension ride height tips

SAF-Holland has released its fifth document in its new Tech Tip Series, “Truck/Tractor Air Suspension Ride Height Measurement Procedures.” In the feature SAF-Holland showcases the steps recommended for properly measuring the ride height on truck/tractors equipped with drive axle air suspensions. A copy of the entire document can be found ...

SAF-Holland debuts new suspension

SAF-Holland introduces the industry’s first integrated Yoke Mount Air Suspension Axle System, the CBXy Series. The new CBXy yoke mount model is designed to work in ...

SAF-Holland debuts new air disc brake axle system

SAF-Holland announces the introduction of its SAF INTEGRAL Air Disc Brake Axle System with P89 Wheel End Package, ideal for SAF air suspension systems. According to SAF-Holland, the P89 accommodates up to 2-in. offset wheels for application and maintenance flexibility, allowing fleets to choose the wheel end offset desired. ...

Power lifter maintenance

Focus on batteries, hydraulics will keep heavy-duty accessories hard at work Medium-duty trucks may be modern-day workhorses, but their accessories are responsible for much of the heavy lifting. Without the related assortment of lift gates, buckets and tools, some trucks would be limited to little more than delivering employees to ...

Industry News

People In The News Following are personnel changes and announcements in the trucking industry: * Mike Short, who previously served as a district sales manager with Accuride, has been appointed sales manager for national fleets. Mike Buggy, Mike Carroll and Ray Fanti recently joined Accuride each in the position of ...

Industry Focus

WEB UPDATES: Following are announcements of new and improved aftermarket Web resources: *Corporation belts, caps, hoses, power steering parts, thermostats and water pumps; Roadmax belts and hoses; and Schrader tire pressure monitoring system parts. According to the Downers Grove, Ill.-based company, there are now 96 brands and 1,486 product types represented ...

Safety Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued the following recalls: * Kenworth T270, T330 and T370 (model year 2008-2010) and Peterbilt 335, 340 and 367 (model year 2008-2010) vehicles built with Cummins diesel engines may be designed with a hard-wired, dash-mounted switch that enables the vehicle operator ...