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Hendrickson to hold suspension training program

The Hendrickson Vehicle Suspension Institute (HVSI) has scheduled its next session of hands-on technical suspension training for the heavy-duty transportation ...

Bridgestone releases Tire Advisor app

Bridgestone Commercial Solutions (BCS) has introduced a mobile app designed to help tire dealers quickly access and compare information about the Bridgestone family of commercial tire brands. The Tire Advisor app, BCS says, is a one-stop resource connecting users to a comprehensive catalog offering multiple search capabilities with the ability ...

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. ...

Webb Wheel announces new brake drum

Webb Wheel Aftermarket has released a new Webb Vortex Unlimited brake drum. Webb Wheel Aftermarket says the new drum features the company's patent-pending CRT vents (Cool Running Technology), which increase air flow producing 15 percent cooler operating temperatures for better braking performance and adding 25 percent to brake drum life. The Webb ...

PSI releases Newest Commercial Fleet Tire Digest

PSI has released its newest issue of Commercial Fleet Tire Digest. This month's issue highlights the financial benefits of using fuel-efficient tires within a fleet. "Fuel efficient tires may cost a little more but the savings on the back end makes up for that really fast," PSI says. "Maximizing ...

Moisture separators from Racor

The Racor Division of Parker Hannifin Corporation presents its new Moisture Ember Separators. The Racor Moisture Ember Separator (MES) protects the downstream air filter from embers using a combination of unique flat and crimped metal screens constructed into a galvanized steel frame, the company says. A multi-layered screen design ...

MERA CEO Council meeting moved to June

The first meeting date for the Motor and Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) CEO Council has been changed from May 19 to June 26 to resolve a conflict with a major aftermarket customer meeting. David Overbeeke, president and CEO, Brake Parts Inc., will host the inaugural meeting at the Brake ...

Bosch adds to HD starter lineup

The Bosch Rotating Machines group has released three new Long Haul Starters that replace 186 competitive part numbers in heavy-duty on-road commercial applications. The three new starters are designed for Freightliner, Navistar, Sterling, Peterbilt, Volvo, Mack and other applications. Bosch says its proprietary shock-absorbing planetary gear system helps generate ...

SKF launches new parts app

SKF has launched a new mobile app based on its online parts catalog, SKFpartsinfo.com. The free download is available for OS and Android devices. “The SKF Parts Info app is an excellent tool, allowing customers to access the e-catalog from their mobile device just about anywhere,” says Brian Jungmann, marketing communications ...

Fontaine Modification updates website

Fontaine Modification has redesigned its website to be more visually appealing, easier to use and better optimized for mobile devices, the company says. According to Fontaine the new site also provides a more in-depth look at the many services available from Fontaine’s two newest business units, Fontaine Modification Fleet ...