Topics Products

Mahle Clevite launches online community for engine enthusiasts

Mahle Clevite has launched “Under The Hood,” an online community designed for engine enthusiasts to share information and receive the latest updates on Mahle Clevite products, racing information, industry events, automotive news and technical data. The interactive Website encourages users to submit videos and photos, comment on articles ...

Billings named VP of dealer sales for Volvo

Volvo Trucks North America has named Terry Billings vice president of U.S. dealer sales. In his new role, Volvo says Billings ...

TMC Fall Meeting to offer full educational slate

The Technology & Maintenance Council of the American Trucking Associations will offer a full slate of sessions concentrating on maintenance ...

Grote’s upgrades LED WhiteLight dome lamp

Grote Industries has announced that its new 61291 LED WhiteLight recessed-mount dome lamp is in stock and shipping. Grote says it engineered this lamp as an intelligent alternative to fluorescent lamps, particularly for refrigerated environments with subzero temperatures. Grote says it was the first in the industry to introduce ...

Navistar launches International-branded brake drum

Navistar has introduced International brake drums, offering a private label branded line of brake drums manufactured to the exact standards of Navistar OE specifications. These are the same drums that Navistar says will be used at a factory production level on many Navistar truck models later in the ...

HVAC diagnosis, repair textbook available

Mobile Air Conditioning Society Worldwide’s “Modern Automotive HVAC Systems” is a 160-page textbook designed to sharpen technician skills through both a review of basic principles and presentation of industry-accepted best practices for all aspects of HVAC diagnosis and repair. The book is designed for both the automotive technical ...

Alliance offers heavy-duty EZ-Assist Clutch

Alliance Truck Parts offers an EZ-Assist clutch designed for work truck applications that require severe torque transfer for extremely heavy loads, including gravel and heavy construction hauling, logging and mining. The clutch is built of all-new components designed to require less pedal effort to engage and disengage, which means ...

Phillips Industries introduces new tube cutting tools

Phillips Industries has introduced three new products to its line of shop tools for truck and trailer maintenance. Three new nylon air tubing cutting tools are now available for economy, standard and heavy-duty use. Phillips economy pocket cutter (part number 12-90003) is compact and ideal for emergency situations where ...

Glacier Computer offers smaller rugged portable tablet

Glacier Computer’s T507K 7-inch rugged portable tablet is suited for remote work applications that need a smaller display. The sunlight-readable touchscreen has been drop-tested 6 feet to concrete. Data collection features include a camera, RFID and 2D barcode scanner, while communication is provided by a 802.11 b/g/n and ...

Blue-Point spotlights Under Hood Shop Light

Blue-Point’s Under Hood Shop Light (ECUB6HO) is designed to increase underhood visibility for technicians who need both hands free for work. Features of the rechargeable light include: • Six high-output LEDs that provide 1,600 Lux light output at 0.5 meters; • A cordless design for added convenience and safety; • A 4,400 mAh battery ...

Semper Fi, Jack

Bill Wade