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The top aftermarket products of 2014: No. 10

As 2014 rapidly comes to a close, Truck Parts & Service would like to take a look at what made ...

Goodyear debuts new retreads

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has debuted two new SmartWay-verified retread products designed to help vehicle owners reduce operating costs. Goodyear’s G392A SSD UniCircle and ...

Prestone says coolant analysis products now available

Prestone Products Corporation announces its new Heavy Duty Test Kits, Test Strips and Refractometer are now available as the complete ...

Larson Electronics reveals ultraviolet LED light fixtures

Larson Electronics has announced the release of a 365 nanometer Ultraviolet LED Light fixture approved for paint spray booths. According to the company, the compact LED light head provides 35,000 mW of precise 365 nanometer ultraviolet LED light output. The company says the the GAU-HB-100LED-RT-UVA ultraviolet LED light fixture ...

PSI named a top workplace for 2014

Pressure Systems International (PSI) has been named a Top Workplace for 2014 by the San Antonio Express-News and its employees. The San Antonio Express-News teamed with Workplace Dynamics to choose winners of this award based on the results of surveys conducted with employees of companies doing business in the San ...

New LED lighting options

Phillips Industries says new ¾ in. Permalite XT PC2 rated round marker/clearance LED lights are now available. The company says the lights offer light dispersal for vehicles more than 80 in. wide, are manufactured with Boardfree technology and are durable and corrosion resistant. For the new marker/clearance lights, the Boardfree ...

Retread Tire Association grows once again

The following companies are the newest members of the Retread Tire Association (RTA): Carbon Activated Corp., Compton, Calif.; Great Lakes Tire, LLC, Warren, Mich.; Smith Brothers Tire Service, Sylvania, Ga.; Jay Tomlinson Tires, Inc., Canada; and MIG s.r.l., Italy. “We continue to be very pleased and gratified at the ...

FTG releases new fuel heater/water separator

FTG, Inc. introduces its new WFH525 diesel fuel heater/water separator with integral coolant-type fuel heater, which the company says was engineered to help customers brave the challenges of operating in cold climates by heating and conditioning fuel. “A compact, rugged, frame-mounted solution that heats diesel, or biodiesel, fuel from ...

BettsHD offering 2-day shipping for select fenders

BettsHD is offering a two-day shipping turnaround for its line of Smooth Stainless Steel Fenders for heavy duty tractor/trailer applications. “Since we introduced our line of Smooth Stainless Steel Fenders last year, customers have provided overwhelmingly positive feedback about the strength, flexibility, functionality and style of the product,” says Bills ...

Prestone Command publishes cold weather white paper

Prestone Command has produced a white paper for the upcoming winter season. "Inspection Essentials for Cold Weather Antifreeze/Coolant Maintenance in Heavy-Duty Vehicles" was written by  Colin Dilley, Ph. D., and vice president of technology at Prestone. In the paper, Dilley highlights how poor summer maintenance practices can come back to ...