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Double Coin introduces OptiGreen fuel-efficient tire line

At the Technology and Maintenance Council Spring Meeting in Tampa, Fla., Double Coin Tires announced its OptiGreen series of fuel-efficient ...

Meritor Wabco announces products, alliance

Meritor Wabco on Thursday, Feb. 16, announced it has established an alliance with Takata and will market and distribute Takata’s vehicle sensor system in North America. The system includes the SafeTraK lane departure warning system, Driver Alertness Warning and vision-based Forward Collision Warning, as well as a Web-based ...

Great Dane unveils new look and product line

Great Dane unveiled changes to its complete product line to accompany a new advertising campaign entitled “Evolution.” “The last two years ...

TMD Friction releases material that meets RP 628 standards

TMD Friction of North America has announced its premium air disc brake pad friction material, Textar T3070, has met the FMVSS 121 dynamometer requirements of TMC’s Recommended Practice 628, Aftermarket Brake Lining Qualifications. The announcement was made Feb. 19 during a press conference at the American Trucking Associations’ ...

Phillips unveils additions to Sta-Dry product line

Phillips Industries announced additions to its Sta-Dry product line Feb. 19 during a press conference at the American Trucking Associations’ TMC annual meeting in Tampa. Phillips’ first new product additions are two Sta-Dry Weather-Tite Connectors, seven-way male connector plugs with integrated seals that are said to stop moisture from ...

SmartTruck introduces UT-1 system at TMC

SmartTruck has unveiled its new UT-1 System, the newest addition to its family of CARB compliant UnderTray Systems. The announcement was made Feb. 19 during a press conference at the American Trucking Associations’ TMC annual meeting in Tampa. The UT-1 is a smaller, low-cost version of SmartTruck’s UT-6 System ...

Meritor Wabco to market SafeTrak warning system

Meritor WABCO Vehicle Control Systems announced that it will market and distribute SafeTraK, Takata’s vehicle sensor system which offers Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Forward Collision Warning (FCW) and Driver Alertness Warning features. Meritor WABCO is the exclusive distributor to the North American commercial vehicle industry. The agreement is a ...

Meritor Wabco unveils trailer safety system

Meritor WABCO announced the Roll Stability Support (RSS) 1M, a two-sensor, one-modulator trailer safety system that provides the benefits of both ABS and trailer stability control integrated into a single compact unit. The risk of rollover from driving actions - including collision avoidance maneuvers, sudden lane changes and acceleration ...

Alliance launches online parts cross-reference tool

Alliance Truck Parts has launched an online parts lookup tool to help customers find the right part among countless competing numbers and naming conventions. The Web-based tool consolidates data from the top OEM and independent manufacturers, creating a single point of access to find the right all-makes part. With ...

Fuel filter family available from Parker Hannifin’s Racor Division

Parker Hannifin’s Racor Division designed the Racor Filter Funnel (RFF) family of fuel filter funnels as a heavy-duty fast-flow filter-in-a-funnel that separates damaging free water and contaminates from gasoline, diesel, heating oil and kerosene. The series is engineered to remove free water and solids down to 0.003 inch ...