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Meritor extends emergency, unit-down order times

Meritor Inc. announces it is extending emergency and unit-down ordering hours for its Florence, Ky. and Brampton, Ontario, Canada distribution centers. Daily hours for ground freight orders will be extended to 4:30 p.m. ET. “This change is in direct response to customer feedback,” says Danelle Carter, director, Global Customer ...

Eaton wins ‘Supplier of the Year’ honor

Eaton has been named Suppler of the Year for its aftermarket operations in Mexico and Latin America by Paccar Parts. Eaton ...

Fleetline redesigns half-tandem poly fender

Fleetline’s half-tandem poly fender, part number 5325-66-1, has been redesigned for enhanced performance and longevity. A reinforced edge helps improve ...

New fixed-position LED lamp

Golight, Inc. introduces its new model GXL 4021 fixed-position LED work light. The new light’s fascia measures just four and a half inches wide by four inches tall, has a depth of only 3.5 in. and comes with a 2 in. stainless steel mounting bracket. The GXL 4021 represents the company’s expansion ...

Disassembling a brake system

Below are tips from Haldex's new Tech Tip series on brake system disassembly. Check the pushrod stroke per CVSA checking procedures at 90 to 100 psi reservoir pressure. Excessively long or short stroke can alert to problems that need to be addressed during rebuild. Reference Haldex ABA Stroke Adjustment ...

Reassembling a brake system

Below are tips from Haldex's new Tech Tip series on brake system reassembly. For tips on disassembly, please CLICK HERE. It is important to note: a. Select the proper friction material based on your type of loads, application, duty cycle and operating terrain. Consult your supplier if you have any ...

New slack adjusters from Webb Wheel

Webb Wheel Products has added complete line of clearance sensing automatic brake adjusters and will offered by the company's new business unit, Webb Brake Adjusters. Webb Brake Adjusters, which are sold worldwide for OEM first fit and in the aftermarket for line haul truck and tractor, severe duty, transit and motor ...

JPRO update now available

Noregon Systems announces the release of JPRO Commercial Vehicle Diagnostics 2015 v2. Noregon says the updated features are immediately available on new copies of 2015 v2. Those with current JPRO licenses with active support agreements can download the update directly from: http://www.jprofleetproducts.com/downloads/software/jpro_fleetdiags.asp. Noregon says updates to JPRO Commercial Vehicle Diagnostics ...

Dorman releases new wave of parts

Dorman HD Solutions has added more parts numbers to its former dealer-only heavy-duty aftermarket parts lines. For more about each product, please check out the photos above.

Reman transmission line gets enhancements

Eaton has enhanced its lineup of FLEX Reman transmissions with the recent launch of three new initiatives. Eaton says these improvements include: The introduction of 12 new part numbers, each with forward shift bar housings that complement the existing standard shift bar housing transmission offerings. The addition of the RTO 16908LL ...