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MTIS by PSI feature now industry-wide for trailers

Meritor, Inc. and Pressure Systems International (PSI) are making it easier for fleets to check wheel-end pressure output by expanding availability of an optional feature on their automatic tire inflation system. The control box check point option was previously available on a limited basis with the Meritor Tire Inflation ...

Rotary Lift expands network of certified inspectors

Rotary Lift announces all Rotary Authorized Installers (RAIs) are now required to have at least one Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) ...

Toyo rolls out three new tires at MATS

Toyo Tires is rolling out three new tires this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville. Toyo says these premium products are designed to enhance the driving capabilities of medium-duty trucks and include the SmartWay verified M177 regional to long-haul steer tire; the M170 regional steer tire; and the ...

New PlastiKote catalog available

The new PlastiKote product catalog is now available online, providing customers with a wealth of information on the complete line of premium PlastiKote automotive aerosol paints and coatings. “We have updated our catalog to provide PlastiKote customers with more detailed information to help them choose the right product for ...

Solar Flex power generation panels

Go Power has unveiled its new Solar Flex solar panels. The thin, flexible, ultra-high-efficiency Solar Flex GP-FLEX series panels are the breakthrough power generation component of the industry’s first practical solar-based mobile power and battery regeneration system, the company says. Solar Flex panels use high-efficiency monocrystalline cells to produce more ...

Photos from Minimizer’s anniversary party

The Minimizer team welcomed nearly 300 of its closest friends for a 30-year anniversary party this past weekend in Minneapolis. Held at the Muse Events Center in downtown Minneapolis, Minimizer CEO and Chief Visionary Craig Kruckeberg gave a short speech during the event in which he graciously thanked everyone ...

Walter Surface Technologies upgrades Quick-Step line

Walter Surface Technologies announces three new solutions to its Quick-Step line of surface finishing and polishing products. The Quick-Step Finisher, Quick-Step Blendex and Quick-Step Flex products are the latest additions to the Walter Quick-Step family. Featuring patented Velcro support – with a central pin to ensure proper placement and ...

Horton’s fan retrofit packages

Horton’s Modulator Fully Variable Retrofit Packages are designed to deliver optimized engine cooling and replace on/off fan drives for select heavy-duty line-haul and severe-duty vocational trucks where pneumatically actuated fan clutches over-cycle or do not provide optimum performance. The retrofit packages maximize engine power to the vehicle drive ...

Alliant Power releases 2014 Application Guide

Alliant Power has released its 2014 Application Guide, a reference tool to aid fleet and shop personnel. The 102 page guide covers a wide range of diesel engine components for Ford, GM, Dodge, Navistar & Sprinter. Highlights from the new Application Guide include 11 new part numbers. Each new part number will ...

Natgas air heater from Espar

Espar North America has developed a new air heater that burns natural gas for trucks powered by the fuel. "Our Airtronic NG Commercial is the first air heater that is specially designed for the continuously growing market for natural gas trucks in North America," says Dr. Volker Hohensee, President ...