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Becoming an e-distributor

For those who did not attend, last week’s Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue addressed a variety of important topics facing the industry. Held preceding Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2014 in Las Vegas, the event featured five comprehensive educational presentations covering all areas of the aftermarket. One of the most stirring sessions was a segment on e-commerce ...

Eaton improves its Flex Reman lineup

Eaton says it has made multiple improvements to its lineup of Flex Reman transmissions to better equip dealers and truck ...

Rotary Lift introduces new lighting solutions

Rotary Lift is shedding some light on the vehicle repair process with Tech Lights, a new line of LED shop ...

GRIE Heavy Duty debuts in market

GRI Engineering (GRIE) has entered the North American heavy-duty marketplace. The brake-component manufacturer showcased its new product lines last week at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) in Las Vegas. GRIE Heavy Duty is a division of MAT Holdings, Inc., a large holding company that also owns North American manufacturers ...

New rocker switch from E-Switch

E-Switch announces the new R7 series rocker switch. The R7 series rocker switch has an ergonomic, panel mount design and offers solder, screw or faston termination options, the company says. It also offers an array of actuator styles, multiple functions and red, green and amber LED colors. The R7 series ...

Veyance debuts new air spring line

Veyance Technologies announces the launch of its new air spring line, Springride, designed for second- and third-time commercial vehicle owners. Springride air springs provide an economical alternative to the brand’s premium Super Cushion air springs preferred by first-time owners and original equipment manufacturers, the company says. Manufactured in North America, ...

Wagner Lighting introduces LED headlamp for commercial vehicles

Federal-Mogul's Wagner Lighting brand has introduced LED sealed beam replacement headlamps for commercial applications. The new LED lamps are available through any Wagner Lighting distributor or retailer. Federal-Mogul says the new lamps' bulb-free LED design virtually eliminates damage caused by road shock and vibration while projecting a brighter, whiter and ...

ECCO debuts worklamp line

ECCO has released its new Equinox LED worklamp line. With a modern housing shape and exclusive ECCO grille recessed in the lens, ECCO says Equinox is a distinctive universal worklamp that shines brightly in any work environment. Additionally, the EW2102 model features Lo-Glo, an illuminated ECCO logo that provides ...

Centric Parts releases new MD brake catalog

Centric Parts has released its 2014 Medium Duty Brake Systems Catalog (CMD2014), along with the supplemental Centric Parts 2014 Medium Duty Brake Systems Program Guide (CMDB2014). The catalog details Centric’s complete range of brake, clutch hydraulic, wheel bearing, hub and seal components for medium-duty truck applications through 2014 in a ...

DM3D Technology joins MERA

The Motor and Equipment Remanufacturer's Association (MERA) has added DM3D Technology as its newest remanufacturer member. “DM3D Technology is yet another example of a small, independent and innovative company that fits very well within MERA,” says John Chalifoux, president and COO, MERA. “We look forward to working with DM3D ...