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NEXIQ releases new PLC adapter

NEXIQ Technologies has released its new and improved Universal J560 PLC Adapter. Designed to work with virtually any OEM heavy-duty vehicle communication interface or scan tool, NEXIQ says the ...

Meritor presents first Supplier Partner Awards

Meritor has announced recipients of its first Supplier Partner Awards that recognize 16 North America companies for achieving excellence in quality, delivery, cost savings and innovation. The awards were presented at a ceremony held on Feb. 25, at Meritor's headquarters. "We appreciate the relationship our supplier partners are forging with ...

MERA notes progress with remanufacturing bill

The Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) has voiced its support of new remanufacturing legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate. Introduced on Feb. 25 by Senators Gary Peters (D-MI) and James Lankford (R-OK), the Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act (S. 565) encourages the federal government to use remanufactured parts ...

Phillips releases newest Qwik Tech Tips

Phillips Industries has released its newest edition of Qwik Tech Tips. This month’s issue offers advice on emergency repairs to damaged air coil fittings. “In an emergency situation, when damage occurs to the brass fitting, or lead in close proximity to the fitting, it is possible to temporarily repair the ...

New auto-adjusting clutch product from Ace Manufacturing

Ace Manufacturing introduces its new Freedom series auto-adjusting heavy-duty clutches. Made in the USA, Ace says the new clutches offer a multitude of services and benefits, including easier serviceability and installation, contamination prevention technology and a robust adjuster design that ensures the product will not over adjust. Ace Manufacturing notes ...

Work truck jack stand from Rotary Lift

Rotary Lift introduces a lightweight, easy-to-use jack stand designed to stabilize vehicles loaded on two-post surface and inground lifts. The new RS4 supplementary tripod jack stand features 4,000 lbs. of capacity, the company says, and can be raised to a maximum height of 7 ft. to reach nearly any ...

Bendix building a new headquarters

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC will construct a new headquarters in Northeast Ohio, expected to be within a 20-mile radius of its current Elyria location. Bendix says the date for groundbreaking for the new headquarters has not yet been finalized and is contingent on final approvals from state and ...

PressureGuard debuts new website

PressureGuard Tire Inflation Systems has launched its new website. PressureGuard says the new website helps build the visibility of the PressureGuard system and its benefits. The optimized navigation and functionality enhances the user experience, making it easier to locate important advantages of PressureGuard, and helping the user to understand ...

New paint for extreme heat conditions

PlastiKote’s new Hi-Temp Paint is designed for painting areas on vehicles that are subject to extreme heat conditions. “PlastiKote Hi-Temp Paint is formulated to resist intermittent temperatures up to 1,300 degrees and is the right paint choice for engines, exhaust manifolds and headers,” says Katie Whiting, product manager, aerosols ...

Michelin Retread reduces plant environment footprint

Michelin Retread Technologies (MRT) in Covington, Ga., has made significant progress in reducing the plant’s environmental footprint, which is part of a company-wide commitment and priority to improving what it calls sustainable mobility. In the last decade, the Covington facility, which is SmartWay certified, has lowered its footprint by ...