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The top aftermarket products of 2014: No. 1

It is here. The top-read new product release of 2014 on this website. And it's a clean sweep. Just like Nos. ...

OnSpot updates distributor list

Onspot of North America and VBG Group of Sweden announces the new GLOBAL list of Onspot distributors, which now include 31 distributors in 26 countries. Since it’s origination in 1977, the Onspot automatic tire chain system has received worldwide acceptance for its benefits in providing drivers with increased safety and productivity in snow and ice, ...

The top aftermarket products of 2014: No. 2

The second most-read new product release of 2014 once again comes from Dorman HD Solutions. This release came from January, and ...

Michelin updates dealer app

Michelin Americas Truck Tires has upgraded its dealer locator app. The new app offers drag and drop capability, type ahead functionality, more search options and one-click-access to all key dealer information, the company says. “This new app is designed to provide fleets and owner-operators with easy access to the Michelin ...

DEF transfer product from IPA

Innovative Products of America (IPA) has expanded its line of fuel management equipment with the DEF Transfer System. Powered by a durable rotary diaphragm pump (9 GPM 120V/AC), IPA says the DEF Transfer System includes 6 ft. intake and 8 ft. output hoses, a highly accurate digital flow meter ...

Fontaine Modification reopening Texas facility

Fontaine Modification Vocational Services is reopening its modification center in Garland, Texas. The Garland facility has been closed since 2012, when most of the truck production that it supported moved away from Garland. Since 2012, demand for modifications on Peterbilt trucks produced in Denton, Texas, has grown steadily. Currently those ...

The top aftermarket products of 2014: No. 3

The No. 3 most-read new product release of 2014 is another new former dealer-only parts release from Dorman HD Solutions. This release came just two weeks after Dorman's No. 6-ranking release, and included side steps for more than 20 model years of International and six years of Mack Trucks, a ...

New Brunswick ruling allows aerodynamic boat tail devices

The Province of New Brunswick recently enacted a deferred enforcement policy on Nov. 25, 2014 to officially allow full length, maximum efficiency “boat tail’ aerodynamic devices to operate within its territory as an interim measure in advance of Provincial legislative changes. The Province of Ontario also has enacted a ...

Lincoln Industries displays products at Vegas event

Lincoln Industries displayed its modified After Effect brand of large-diameter bull bars and step bars at two recent events surrounding the 2014 Wrangler National Final Rodeo (NFR) in Las Vegas. After Effect exhibited at the Wrangler Hollywood Theatre during the Wrangler NFR Countdown Show. A truck featuring the company's 5-in. ...

East Manufacturing enhances aftermarket parts center

East Manufacturing has redesigned its parts center into a state-of-the-art facility at its headquarters in Randolph, Ohio. The Parts Center provides Aftermarket parts and accessories for dealer, fleet and owner-operator customers within a 150-mile radius of East. The new layout allows customers to access parts more efficiently with a large ...