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Behind the curtain with PSI

When Pressure Systems International (PSI) entered the commercial vehicle market 21 years ago, it also brought with it a new maintenance concept. Maximizing tire life had been an important aspect of vehicle maintenance since trucks hit the road, but until PSI’s foray into the trucking market, no one was actively maintaining them while on the ...

Rotary Lift expands service capability to meet demand

Rotary Lift announces its free assistPRO professional facility planning assistance service is being expanded to give customers additional options for ...

Meritor growing brakes business overseas

Meritor and Brakes India, Ltd. announce the signing of a Licensing and Technology Assistance Agreement for the manufacture and sale ...

High temperature exhaust hose

Flexaust introduces its new Flex-Lok 570 High Temperature Exhaust Hose. According to Flexaust, the heavy-duty hose is Kevlar coated and is locked around a steel coated wire by a metal strip formed into a clip and offers superior abrasion-resistance. The hose is constructed with a single-ply Para-Aramid fabric.  Ideal ...

Yokohama ultra wide base tires added to Love’s Truck Tire Care network

Love’s Travel Stop has added Yokohama Tire Corporation’s (YTC) ultra wide base (UWB) tires to its network. Love’s, with 191 Truck Tire Care locations nationwide, says it will carry two UWB tires: theTY517 (drive) and RY407™(trailer). Both tires are available in size 445/50R22.5. “This is great news for drivers and fleets across the ...

HDA Truck Pride debuts CV Logistics program

CV Logistics, the distribution facility for HDA Truck Pride members, made its debut in Phoenix last month at the organization’s annual meeting. According to HDA Truck Pride, CV Logistics is a centralized procurement solution for both members and suppliers. It focuses on product lines to entice demand while fulfilling ...

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 ...

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. Rig Master says the unit is 14 in. by 9.25 in. by 9.25 in, and can fit comfortably under the bunk of a ...

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 ...

Truck-Lite debuts training institute

Truck-Lite Co., LLC has produced an online series of technical courses as part of its new Truck-Lite Training Institute (TTI) program. First of its kind, this program offers web-based lessons that educate distributors, technicians and fleet personnel who sell, use, and maintain equipment with Truck-Lite products, the company says. ...