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Dayton Parts debuts mobile app

Dayton Parts LLC has released a new mobile tool called Dayton Parts Everywhere. Dayton Parts Everywhere is a sales and marketing tool to assist in providing current product information for all sales, service, and counter personnel in the commercial vehicle industry. “Our customers asked for information to be available at their fingertips both online and offline ...

Euclid adds new self-adjusting clutch

Meritor, Inc. has added a self-adjusting 15.5-inch clutch to its Euclid line. The new clutch includes 15.5" x 2" models with seven springs or nine springs in four- and six-paddle options. All units are new with no core charge and offers end users a 24-month/unlimited mileage warranty against defects in material ...

New cleaning product from Oil Eater

Oil Eater has expanded its eco-friendly line of uniquely formulated cleaning solutions with the introduction of foaming aerosol All Purpose Cleaner. Oil Eater says the 20 ...

Single tire work bench from Minimizer

Minimizer has increased production on its new Single Tire Work Bench as part of the company's new maintenance product line. The bench has been backordered since its release in June, but Minimizer has now restocked distributors shelves to meet demand, the company says. "Working on trucks is hard enough, so we ...

Lincoln Electric acquires industrial manufacturer

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. has acquired Rimrock Holdings Corporation, a privately held manufacturer and integrator of industrial automation products and robotic systems with two divisions, Wolf Robotics LLC and Rimrock Corporation. Wolf Robotics integrates robotic welding and cutting systems predominately for heavy and transportation OEMs and suppliers. Rimrock Corporation ...

Reman legislation gains steam in Congress

On July 22, 2015, H.R. 1613, “The Federal Vehicle Repair Cost Savings Act,” passed through the committee level in the U.S. House of Representations. The legislation will next be considered by the full House. H.R. 1613, introduced to the House by Congressmen Bill Huizenga (R-Mich.) and Brad Ashford (D-Neb.), ...

Alcoa debuts 2015 Wheel Service Manual

Alcoa has launched the latest version of its Wheel Service Manual. The company says the document is the manual-of-choice for the commercial wheels transportation sector, providing the latest up-to-date trends and developments for customers. The new version is a significant upgrade to the 2012 version, and Alcoa says will ...

Phillips & Temro announces product enhancements

Phillips & Temro Industries (PTI) announced today that its Idle Free Systems (IFS) All-Electric Auxiliary Power Unit has new benchmarks results for temperature pull down, maintenance and power consumption. In a third party test lab, the Idle Free Systems APU underwent a series of benchmark tests alongside two competitor ...

Fleet Engineers releases new AeroFlap

Fleet Engineers introduces its AF-19, a 19 in. wide version of its popular AeroFlap mud flap, now sized for wide-base tires. The innovative AeroFlap offers the finest in spray suppression and aerodynamic value, and is specifically designed for today’s fuel-conscious fleet managers, the company says. With more and more fleets ...

Goodyear introduces new UniCircle retread

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company introduces its new G186 MSA (Mixed-Service All-Position) UniCircle retread, which features Goodyear’s spliceless UniCircle Technology. Available now, the G186 MSA UniCircle boasts three zig-zag circumferential grooves for extra all-season traction, a long-wearing compound for increased tread life, and other features. “Goodyear UniCircle retreads feature ...