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FinditParts debuts new, revamped website

FinditParts unveiled a new website design Monday in an effort to "simplify the experience, making it easier to search and ...

New fuel system components

FTG, Inc. announces another expansion to its product offering to the mobile, industrial, defense and energy markets. The new additions are diesel fuel filter/water separators with integral coolant-type fuel heaters to help customers brave the challenges of operating in cold climates, the company says. “This product line offers customers a solution for diesel or biodiesel fuel ...

New APU system from RigMaster

RigMaster Power International has released its newly enhanced dual blower HVAC box. The new product provides 24,000 BTU cooling 13,500 BTU automotive-style heating, and 600 CFM. ...

A look into Meritor’s aftermarket PDC

All aftermarket distributors know of Meritor’s parts distribution facility in Florence, Ky. The nearly 450,000 sq. ft. building has been home to the company’s aftermarket distribution in North America since the late 1970s, and Florence has housed the unit since 1976. The facility is staffed by nearly 400 employees ...

VIPAR’s Crowley to speak at MERA CEO Council event

VIPAR Heavy Duty President and CEO Stephen Crowley will address industry leaders at the inaugural meeting of the MERA CEO Council on June 26, 2014, at the headquarters of Brake Parts Inc., McHenry, Ill. Crowley will share his company’s premium brand vision and discuss its relevance in the heavy-duty ...

Customer feedback strong for TMD severe-duty line

TMD Friction says customers are actively responding to its line of severe-duty friction products. TMD offers its T0132, T0135 & T2300 for those applications. The T2300 is an OE approved premium grade 23,000 lbs. and rated for all applications. The T0132 and T0135 are an excellent option for improved ...

Hendrickson debuts new tube axle

Hendrickson Specialty Products Auxiliary Axle Systems introduces the new TOUGHLIFT brand of lift axles. This new platform was designed specifically to use round axles for non-steerable and steer applications in severe-or heavy-duty applications, the company says. The round tube axle design promotes up to an aggressive 25,000 lb. capacity ...

SAF-Holland debuts new suspension

SAF-Holland introduces the industry’s first integrated Yoke Mount Air Suspension Axle System, the CBXy Series. The new CBXy yoke mount model is designed to work in conjunction with the low profile CBXu underslung model, SAF-Holland says. The yoke mount allows for load equalization, and is specially designed for lowboy ...

Karmak publishes paper on fleet consolidation

Karmak has released the newest piece in its thought leadership series, “Weathering Fleet Consolidation in the Parts Department.” Available HERE, the paper offers aftermarket businesses guidance for maintaining strong parts distribution levels during customer consolidation. RELATED: Navigating fleet consolidation. “For better or worse, dealing with this issue is a reality these ...

SAF-Holland debuts new air disc brake axle system

SAF-Holland announces the introduction of its SAF INTEGRAL Air Disc Brake Axle System with P89 Wheel End Package, ideal for SAF air suspension systems. According to SAF-Holland, the P89 accommodates up to 2-in. offset wheels for application and maintenance flexibility, allowing fleets to choose the wheel end offset desired. ...