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Bridgestone recommits to Dayton Truck Tires

After falling dormant for the past several years, Bridgestone is breathing new life into its Dayton Truck Tire brand. In January, ...

Plombco reaches agreement with Lynn Parker Associates

Plombco has appointed Lynn Parker Associates (LPA) as the exclusive sales agency for North America. Plombco is celebrating its 30th year of operation in 2015 and continues to develop new ways to better service its customer’s needs. “Lynn Parker has over 40 years of experience working in the automotive industry ...

HVAC product from Perrin Manufacturing

Perrin Manufacturing is showcasing its new 18-in.-wide Dynasys SL for the first time this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show ...

Retread Tire Association grows again

The following companies are the newest Members of the Retread Tire Association (RTA): Nol-Tec Systems, Lino Lake, Minn.; Recauchutagem Nortenha, Portugal; Tatko Servis Kaucuk Otomotiv Ticaret, Turkey; Turkey Retreader Association, Turkey. “We continue to be very pleased and gratified at the amount of support our exciting new association continues ...

Alliance Truck Parts debuts reference tool

Alliance Truck Parts has launched a new online parts cross reference tool. The web-based tool consolidates data from the top OEM and independent manufacturers, creating a single point of access that allows customers to find the right Alliance truck part for their specific truck make and model. With a simple ...

Bendix debuts new air product lines

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC made two new product announcements regarding its air products this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville. The company says it has now introduced its AD-RP air dryer as a bolt-in replacement solution in the aftermarket, and that its new generation of air ...

Fontaine Modification achieves NTEA MVP status

Fontaine Modification has earned Member Verification Program (MVP) status from NTEA – The Association for the Work Truck Industry. The NTEA MVP program recognizes North American truck distributors, manufacturers and upfitters that have distinguished business practices, quality employee education and training programs and effective safety and regulatory compliance programs, ...

General Tire celebrates 100 years with renewed focus

In celebration of 100 years of innovation, experience and reliability, General Tire launched three new highway truck tires at this year’s Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. In a press conference Wednesday before the show's Thursday, March 26, opening, Alex Chmiel, in marketing with General's parent company, Continental, emphasized ...

BorgWarner rolling out two-speed fan drive

Building on the popularity of its on-off fan drive, the K32, BorgWarner's two-speed variant will be available in April as an option from truck manufacturers as well as a conversion kit for operators current utilizing the on-off clutch. Applicable mostly for vocational and/or stop and go applications, where frequent ...

Eaton enhancers Roadranger network, debuts new transmission lubricant

Eaton has added a series of enhancements to the company’s Roadranger service network to better meet the needs of North American heavy-duty trucking customers. The company says these include: Upgrading the features in the company’s popular ServiceRanger 4 online diagnostics and service software. Extending the availability of the Roadranger Call Center ...

An unlikely ally

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