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MTIS by PSI feature now industry-wide for trailers

Meritor, Inc. and Pressure Systems International (PSI) are making it easier for fleets to check wheel-end pressure output by expanding availability of an optional feature on their automatic tire inflation system. The control box check point option was previously available on a limited basis with the Meritor Tire Inflation ...

Horton’s fan retrofit packages

Horton’s Modulator Fully Variable Retrofit Packages are designed to deliver optimized engine cooling and replace on/off fan drives for select heavy-duty line-haul and severe-duty vocational trucks where pneumatically actuated fan clutches over-cycle or do not provide optimum performance. The retrofit packages maximize engine power to the vehicle drive ...

Alliant Power releases 2014 Application Guide

Alliant Power has released its 2014 Application Guide, a reference tool to aid fleet and shop personnel. The 102 page guide ...

Bendix to hold training courses

Bendix announces Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) attendees looking to sharpen their truck preventive maintenance skills will benefit from attending the 2014 Bendix Tech Talk Series at this year’s event. In its fourth year, the popular Tech Talk Series features Bendix product and service experts offering how-to demonstrations, interactive question-and-answer ...

Optronics debuts new low-cost LED series lamps

Optronics International introduces its new low-cost ONE Series LED Lamps. The single-diode 4-in. round and 6-in. oval LED stop, tail, turn lamps are the first to be introduced and will be followed by other popular formats. At just twice the price of incandescent lamps and half the cost of ...

Registration now open for Dayco basketball bracket contest

Dayco Products announced Monday that registration is now open for its 6th Annual Pick- A-W men’s college basketball contest is now open. Similar to the five previous Pick-A-W contests, registration is free and multiple prizes are up for grabs. Two Grand Prize winners will receive $1,000 Visa gift cards. ...

New dual-fuel system released

LP Energy Systems has announced the introduction of the dual-fuel system for diesel and gasoline engines that significantly improves fuel economy while reducing engine emissions, the company says. Easily installed on all mobile and stationary engines, the system injects propane vapor into the fuel mixture to facilitate improved combustion ...

IPA announces Michelin to use Super-MUTT diagnostic tool

Innovative Products of America announces its Super-MUTT diagnostic trailer testing system is now being used by the recently announced Michelin Truck Care network. “The Michelin Truck Care Network utilizes the latest and most technologically advanced diagnostic tools available.” says Bruce Stockton, program director of Michelin Truck Care. “The Super ...

Drive and steer axle tire inflation system

AIRGO Systems, LLC introduces a new automatic tire inflation system (ATIS) for the Drive, Tag and Steer truck axles. AIRGO says the product is the first available in the industry. In addition, AIRGO also is introducing a T3 control and communication unit that captures wheel end and tire temperatures ...

New backup sensor product

Mobile Awareness, LLC, a provider of leading-edge transportation safety products, introduces its first MobileTRAQ Vue feature upgrade by integrating the SenseStat Obstacle Detection Backing Sensor System. According to Mobile Awareness, the SenseStat hardware add-on feature works with the MobileTRAQ Vue by displaying four zones behind a vehicle to help prevent ...