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Bendix hits production milestones

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC has surpassed 100,000 units produced of its Bendix SMS-9700 Accessory Solenoid Valve and Bendix FCS-9700 Fan Clutch Solenoid Valve, both ...

Gates releases new aftermarket parts

The Gates Corporation recently announced the addition of 128 new part numbers covering late model vehicles to its line of Original Equipment Manufacturer aftermarket products, includes the new PolarSeal II Clamp Assortment and PolarSeal II Male Flareless Assemblies for A/C repair, and the DriveAlign HD Tensioner for DD ...

Nebraska Truck Center launches used parts website

Nebraska Truck Center says it has launched its rebranded used truck parts division, ReRun Truck Parts. "We have seen owner-operators and ...

SKF releases 23 part numbers for air dryers, cartridges & service kits

SKF has released 23 new part numbers for its all-makes new and remanufactured air dryers, cartridges and service kits. Eleven of the new part numbers have been added to the popular Model 9 air dryer line. The new part numbers are outlined in the updated All-Makes new and remanufactured air ...

Sanford Rose Associates seeks Parts Marketing Manager

Sanford Rose Associates is currently seeking a Parts Marketing Manager to service the New York City area. SUMMARY: The Parts Marketing Manager provides expertise in branding, marketing, product management, internal and external communications, public relations, promotions, and advertising for all locations.  This person is responsible for planning, directing, and ...

TMD Friction releases paper on auxiliary brake retarders

TMD Friction has released a paper on the importance of auxiliary brake retarders to all braking systems in the heavy-duty market. TMD says despite operational differences between disc and drum brakes, retarders have benefits to each system. The paper was written to provide that information to the North American ...

ATRO develops high-temp motor mount

ATRO Engineered Systems, an American aftermarket parts manufacturing firm specializing in heavy duty truck suspension and under hood polyurethane replacement parts, has released a high-temperature polymer motor mount. Traditional rubber or polyurethane mounts are prone to failing under the additional heat generated by EGR/SCR systems, ATRO says, which if left unattended, can ...

New catalog available from Meritor

Meritor has released an all-new aftermarket parts catalog covering brakes, trailer axles and wheel attaching parts. The 13-chapter catalog was revised based on customers’ input and includes all new products and models introduced in the past 24 months.  Products include drum brake repair kits and brake shoe hardware, fasteners, ...

Peerless Electronics OTTO e-store now open

Peerless Electronics Inc. says its OTTO Controls e-store is now online. The store offers a selection of Otto’s toggle, rocker, Hall Effect and pushbutton switches, switch guards, grips and accessories. Many of these switches are sealed for use in a variety of applications. Peerless stocks more than 500 different switches from ...

Fleet Brake adding parts center in Montreal

Fleet Brake announced plans Friday for a new parts distribution center in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Set to open this month, the new facility will be an important link in the Fleet Brake parts distribution network, the company says. “This investment in a key Canadian market for Fleet Brake provides ...