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Toyo debuts regional steer tire

Toyo Tire USA introduces the new Toyo M153 regional and urban heavy-duty steer tire ideal for refuse operations. Featuring an extra deep, regroovable 26/32 in. tread, ...

New Phillips Industries’ product designed to eliminate CSA violations

Phillips Industries says its latest product innovation for trailer chassis, Lite-Sentry, can eliminate CSA violations for non-working exterior trailer lights. One ...

New grilles from Dorman HD Solutions

Dorman HD Solutions has made significant enhancements to its commercial vehicle grille product lines. The company says all of its grille ...

BorgWarner debuts vocational 2-speed fan drive

BorgWarner says its new DuroSpeed 2-speed fan drive is specifically designed to deliver reliable cooling for severe operating and vocational truck applications, such as construction vehicles and municipal trucks. While on/off models provide superb durability and fuel efficiency for over-the-road applications, BorgWarner says its DuroSpeed fan drive significantly reduces ...

Accuride improves Gunite automatic slack adjuster warranty

Accuride Corporation has improved the standard warranty coverage for its Gunite standard and Gunite 2000 range of automatic slack adjusters (ASA), extending mileage and warranty length on these models to industry-leading levels. Accuride based the improvements on the exacting, world-class quality standards of its automated slack adjuster assembly operation in Rockford, Ill. The new extended ...

Bergstrom turning to solar power

Bergstrom is now offering new solar power energy solutions through a formal relationship with clean technology company eNow Inc. The solar power technology paired with Bergstrom’s No-Idle Thermal Environment (NITE) system enables drivers to conserve fuel, resulting in a substantial cost savings, Bergstrom says. This system also improves and ...

High-capacity auxiliary AC from Dometic

Dometic Group has launched its Blizzard Turbo, which it claims is the industry’s coolest and most powerful auxiliary air conditioner for trucks. Powered by batteries, generator, or shore power, the Blizzard Turbo provides a solid 7,000 BTUs of cooling; in lab tests. “The Dometic Blizzard Turbo is the coolest, most ...

Goodyear debuts technician assistance app

There’s more to the typical roadside service call than meets the eye. Before, during and after service calls, tire technicians must jot down detailed notes by hand while communicating to their employers, fleet customers and dispatchers by phone, which can open the door to mistakes and miscommunication, and create ...

New hose, kit releases from Gates

Gates Corporation has added five new sizes of its FleetRunner Hi-Temp Straight Coolant Hose. The company says the durable stick hose excels in extreme conditions, making it ideal for extended use in heavy-duty trucks. In addition, this release includes two complete turbocharger hose assemblies which complement Gates growing line of turbocharger hoses and ...

Mitchell 1 debuts new software for Class 4-8 trucks

Mitchell 1 has released TruckSeries, its latest upgrade of its labor estimating, diagnostic trouble code procedures and repair information for all-makes medium- and heavy-duty trucks. The new TruckSeries software suite is a single online application that provides truck service technicians the fastest, most complete and accurate solutions for every ...

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