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Wix debuts ecoLAST heavy-duty oil filters

Wix Filters has announced the availability of five ecoLAST oil filter part numbers for the following engines: Cummins ISX, Cummins M11, Mack MP8, Detroit DD60 and Caterpillar C13 and C15. ecoLAST filters are a line of direct replacement heavy-duty oil filters, which the company claims are proven to ...

SK Hand Tool Introduces CushionGrip Screwdrivers

SK Hand Tool, LLC introduced the CushionGrip screwdriver line, setting a new standard for performance by delivering higher torque than standard screwdrivers mechanics are familiar with. Made in the United States, the CushionGrip features a dual durometer handle providing a soft, yet secure grip that won't slip in the ...

Inland Truck Parts giving customers ‘Great Adventure Getaway’

Several customers of Inland Truck Parts will get more than quality parts and service this summer, courtesy of Inland’s new “Great Adventure Getaway” contest, the company says. The grand prize winner will choose from three all-expenses-paid, outdoor weekend adventures: an all-inclusive pheasant hunt for two in South Dakota, with everything ...

Cummins Onan sponsoring photo contest

Cummins Onan has launched a contest to encourage people to submit photos of their commercial vehicles that use a Cummins Onan generator. The contest, which runs from May 20 through July 20, is offering an Apple iPad 2 as the prize for the best photo submitted. The purpose of ...

Fras-Le North America moves corporate office to Michigan

Fras-le moved its North American corporate headquarters the Detroit suburb of Northville, Mich. on Monday. The new office is located at 22260 Haggerty Rd., Suite 365, Northville, MI 48167. “The additional space will enable our sales and marketing team to better serve our customers,” says Fras-le’s Director of Operations, ...

Bendix supports bills proposing technology that enhances highway safety

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC has announced its support of proposed legislation that would provide tax incentives for the implementation of commercial vehicle safety technologies. The Commercial Motor Vehicle Advanced Safety Technology Act of 2011 (S. 1233) and (H.R. 1706) would provide a tax credit equal to 50 percent ...

Eaton supports Milwaukee-area organizations with $47,000 in grants

Eaton Corp. announced several “Powering Communities Grants” totaling $47,000 to support community organizations in the Milwaukee area. The donations will be used to enhance various programs and organizations that positively affect the lives of citizens throughout the region. The company’s “Powering Communities Grants” are intended to help improve ...

Federal-Mogul develops brushless fuel pump

Federal-Mogul Corporation has developed an electrical brushless diesel fuel pump for on- and off-highway engines with improved durability to help keep heavy-duty vehicles working longer, the company says. The technology suits 12V and 24V applications and is available for diesel engines typically used in the medium- and heavy-duty ...

Qwik Tech Tips June issue includes socket circuit diagram

The June issue of Phillips Industries’ Qwik Tech Tips newsletter features a simple, easy to understand diagram showing 7-pin round (J560) terminal functions as viewed looking into an open socket. The subject of the newsletter is troubleshooting a lights out situation, and the diagram is used as a visual ...

VT Hackney breaks ground for addition; Kidron expands capacity

VT Hackney, a VT Systems company, announced the groundbreaking of a plant addition at its 27-acre manufacturing site in Independence, Kan. The company says the addition will encompass 70,000 square feet and provide the capacity to produce more than 1,500 insulated and refrigerated truck bodies annually. Construction is expected ...