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Reman legislation gains steam in Congress

On July 22, 2015, H.R. 1613, “The Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act,” passed through the committee level in the U.S. House of Representations. The legislation will next be considered by the full House. H.R. 1613, introduced to the House by Congressmen Bill Huizenga (R-Mich.) and Brad Ashford (D-Neb.), ...

Phillips & Temro announces product enhancements

Phillips & Temro Industries (PTI) announced today that its Idle Free Systems (IFS) All-Electric Auxiliary Power Unit has new benchmarks results for temperature pull down, maintenance and power consumption. In a third party test lab, the Idle Free Systems APU underwent a series of benchmark tests alongside two competitor ...

Fleet Engineers releases new AeroFlap

Fleet Engineers introduces its AF-19, a 19 in. wide version of its popular AeroFlap mud flap, now sized for wide-base ...

Goodyear introduces new UniCircle retread

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company introduces its new G186 MSA (Mixed-Service All-Position) UniCircle retread, which features Goodyear’s spliceless UniCircle Technology. Available now, the G186 MSA UniCircle boasts three zig-zag circumferential grooves for extra all-season traction, a long-wearing compound for increased tread life, and other features. “Goodyear UniCircle retreads feature ...

Gates debuts hood latches

Gates introduces its new Hood Latch Kit for medium and heavy-duty applications. With its universal 5 7/8 in. size, anti-rattle nub, nylon locknut and corrosion resistant plating, Gates says this premium latch is specially designed for a long service life. Superior materials, better design and made in the USA ...

Horton expanding corporate headquarters

Horton, Inc. has broken ground on a new  18,000-sq.-ft. state-of-the-art research and development facility at the company’s Roseville, Minn., headquarters. Horton’s corporate headquarters is already home to the Hugh K. Schilling, Sr. Technical Center. The company cites increased demand for product development as a driver for the addition. “The Tech Center has been ...

BettsHD debuts new CSA-centric display

BettsHD introduces a targeted point-of-sale (POS) display featuring its conspicuity solutions. According to BettsHD, the display showcases products that will allow fleet and owner-operators to be in compliance with the FMCSA’s 2010 Compliance, Safety and Accountability (CSA) enforcement initiative. “BettsHD is committed to keeping highways safe and our conspicuity solutions ...

BorgWarner active at ADS show

BorgWarner will present its latest additions to its growing turbocharger product portfolio at this year’s Association of Diesel Specialists (ADS) International Convention & Tradeshow next week (Aug. 4-7, 2015) in San Antonio. BorgWarner will showcase a variety of aftermarket turbochargers for on- and off-highway vehicles in Booth 236, including the release ...

Eaton enhances Fuller transmission line

Eaton has beefed up one of the company’s key commercial vehicle aftermarket offerings with a new name and the addition of several new genuine Fuller transmission components. The former Bulk product line is now known as the Rebuilder Bulk Pack line to better reflect the program’s target audience. That ...

Filter restriction indicator kit

The Racor Division of Parker Hannifin introduces its Filter Restriction Indicator Kit for GreenMAX Fuel Filter Water Separators. According to Racor, by installing a vacuum/restriction indicator in a fuel system, visual monitoring of filter condition is possible at a glance, increasing fuel system troubleshooting efficiency, eliminating guess work, and lengthening filter ...