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ConMet releases new wheel-end products

ConMet introduces TruCast: a competitively priced aftermarket brake drum designed to ensure optimum braking performance. “We relied on our proven TruTurn and CastLite brake drum technologies to create an affordable brake drum for heavy-duty truck and trailer applications,” says Mark Wagner, ConMet’s vice president of Wheel Ends. ConMet says TruCast ...

A gallery of the top aftermarket products of 2014

If you've been paying attention on this site over the last two weeks, I'm sure you've noticed we've been counting down the 10 most-read new products releases from this site this year. The No. 1 most-read product release was unveiled yesterday. For more details about each product, I'd recommend ...

New flood light from Larson Electronics

Larson Electronics has added to its line of industrial grade lighting equipment with the release of a 150 watt quadpod ...

Eco-flaps splash guard product line expands

Andersen Flaps has expanded its aerodynamic Eco-flaps splash guard line with the addition of an 18-in.-wide splash guard that can be paired with wide-based tires. Also available in custom lengths, Anderson Flaps says the new wide splash guard is backed by Eco-flaps standard two-year warranty. The custom length option ...

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. 3 and 2, the No. 1 product release comes from Dorman HD Solutions. Published last month, this release from Dorman featured a door lock for Mack trucks, coolant reservoirs ...

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 ...

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 highlighted the company's new former dealer-only truck grilles and headlight bezels. The radiator grille replacements were for Freightliner, Mack and Volvo trucks. The headlight bezels were for Mack truck ...

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 ...