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Dana enhances Spicer aftermarket offerings

Dana Holding Corporation has enhanced its genuine heavy-axle carrier program for the aftermarket with the launch of a new user-friendly, ...

Toyo debuts regional steer tire

Toyo Tire USA introduces the new Toyo M153 regional and urban heavy-duty steer tire ideal for refuse operations. Featuring an extra deep, regroovable 26/32 in. tread, ...

New Phillips Industries’ product designed to eliminate CSA violations

Phillips Industries says its latest product innovation for trailer chassis, Lite-Sentry, can eliminate CSA violations for non-working exterior trailer lights. One ...

New grilles from Dorman HD Solutions

Dorman HD Solutions has made significant enhancements to its commercial vehicle grille product lines. The company says all of its grille products come ready to install, and include a kit with all necessary hardware for a complete repair (where applicable). Dorman says it has grills for various Freightliner, Volvo and ...

BorgWarner debuts vocational 2-speed fan drive

BorgWarner says its new DuroSpeed 2-speed fan drive is specifically designed to deliver reliable cooling for severe operating and vocational truck applications, such as construction vehicles and municipal trucks. While on/off models provide superb durability and fuel efficiency for over-the-road applications, BorgWarner says its DuroSpeed fan drive significantly reduces ...

Accuride improves Gunite automatic slack adjuster warranty

Accuride Corporation has improved the standard warranty coverage for its Gunite standard and Gunite 2000 range of automatic slack adjusters (ASA), extending mileage and warranty length on these models to industry-leading levels. Accuride based the improvements on the exacting, world-class quality standards of its automated slack adjuster assembly operation in Rockford, Ill. The new extended ...

Bergstrom turning to solar power

Bergstrom is now offering new solar power energy solutions through a formal relationship with clean technology company eNow Inc. The solar power technology paired with Bergstrom’s No-Idle Thermal Environment (NITE) system enables drivers to conserve fuel, resulting in a substantial cost savings, Bergstrom says. This system also improves and ...

High-capacity auxiliary AC from Dometic

Dometic Group has launched its Blizzard Turbo, which it claims is the industry’s coolest and most powerful auxiliary air conditioner for trucks. Powered by batteries, generator, or shore power, the Blizzard Turbo provides a solid 7,000 BTUs of cooling; in lab tests. “The Dometic Blizzard Turbo is the coolest, most ...

Bendix hits $1 billion in sales in 2014

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC surpassed $1 billion in sales during calendar year 2014, a milestone reflecting more than a decade of steady growth and success in helping improve highway safety. “Every Bendix employee shares in this achievement. We share an unrelenting focus and passion that has resulted in ...

Double Coin preparing to debut new service tire

Double Coin and CMA will introduce the new Double Coin RR706 mixed service, all-position truck tire at this year’s Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) from March 26-28, 2015, in Louisville, Ky. Double Coin's ultra-premium RR706 all-position, mixed service truck tires are specifically designed for the construction, waste and refuse industry, ...

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