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New dual-clutch transmission

BorgWarner says the first dual-clutch transmission (DCT) for Class 6 and 7 trucks in North America is powered by its DualTronic clutch module. BorgWarner's fuel-efficient technology ...

Website debuts to support natural gas fleets with parts search

Parker Hannifin distributor Exotic Automation & Supply has launched an e-commerce site for fleets looking for OEM replacement CNG, LPG & ...

New electric oil pump from EMP

Engineered Machined Products Inc. (EMP) has launched a brushless DC electric oil pump. The new Model OPi40 features high performance gerotor pumping technology, including a long-life Brushless ...

Michelin introduces two new tires

Michelin Americas Truck Tires has launched two new sizes of the popular Michelin XZA3+. According to Michelin, this ultra-fuel-efficient tire has U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) SmartWay verification. The line is being expanded to meet market and original equipment demands, which require steer tires to handle heavier tractor weights, Michelin ...

Dorman introduces HVAC valve actuator

Dorman HD Solutions has introduced a new group of former dealer-only parts to the aftermarket. Among the new parts available this month are a HVAC water shut-off valve acuator, a hood mirror, EGR cooler, sun visor lamp and window channel. Click through the photos above to get more information about each ...

DENSO debuts new alternator

DENSO unveiled a new high-amperage alternator for the medium- and heavy-duty truck market at the ACT Expo in Dallas Wednesday. DENSO says the PowerEdge is smaller, lighter and more efficient than the industry competition and offers offers advanced features like segment conductor (SC) technology, which incorporates an innovative square wire copper stator ...

New headlight system from Truck-Lite

Truck-Lite introduces its latest advancement in the LED forward lighting market, the 4 in. x 6 in. (165mm) rectangular LED headlight system, a drop-in replacement for 1A1 and 2A1 sealed beams in most applications. This advanced lighting system is the follow up to the widely popular 7-in. round and ...

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 ...

Dorman releases product flyers

Dorman HD Solutions has releases product flyers showcasing its most popular lighting and fluid reservoir SKUs. The company says the lighting flyer features more than 40 of its top products, and includes cab clearance lights, fog lights, headlights, turn signals and marker lamps. Dorman says the reservoir flyer has ...

Meritor, Doleco ink distribution agreement

Meritor has agreed to a master distribution agreement with Doleco USA, Inc., to sell Doleco's cargo restraint products for flatbeds and van trailers to North America independent distributors and OE dealers, effective immediately. "Doleco has had an excellent reputation for designing and building high-quality cargo restraint solutions since 1935," says Aaron Bickford, director, ...