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GALLERY: Western Star launches new truck

Western Star introduced its new, aerodynamic 5700XE highway tractor at a press launch in Las Vegas Thursday. The new truck features a highly sculpted, sleek design that retains the bold styling and robust stance of years past while delivering fuel economy numbers that place the truck firmly in the ...

Decisiv to hold TCO webinar

Decisiv has announced it will hold a free webinar titled “Fleet Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Analysis: The Rest Cost of Poor Service and Maintenance” ...

New POP display from Betts

BettsHD has introduced a new point-of-purchase (POP) display for its most popular Bar Type Hanger Mounting Bracket. BettsHD says it has assembled 20 of its B711 ...

New wheel-end manufacturer enters market

A new heavy-duty parts manufacturer has emerged and says it promises to put a new spin on the wheel-end. Brian Beathard and Matt Stovall have partnered to create RevHD LLC; a company that manufactures wheel end products under the brand name Revolution. The two seek to revolutionize the wheel-end parts ...

BBB Industries publishes new e-catalog for Wilson electrical line

BBB Industries, LLC has launched a new e-catalog for Wilson Auto Electric rotating electrical products. Selecting Parts Efficiently, Effectively and Digitally (SPEED) provides users access to Wilson’s heavy duty rotating electrical coverage via computers, tablets, smart phones and other mobile devices. “We developed this new and improved electronic catalog to ...

Dorman releases new parts to the aftermarket

Dorman HD Solutions has introduced several new "formerly dealer only parts" to the aftermarket. New products include side steps for 1966-1973, 1987 and 1990-2014 International trucks (32.75" long by 8" wide) and steps for 2005-2011 Mack trucks (62" long x 5" wide); Dip stick for 1995-2005 Mack RD, 2003-2012 ...

Snap-on’s impact socket for Mack, Volvo

Snap-on’s 1/2-inch Drive 14mm 6-point Impact Socket for Mack and Volvo trucks is designed to allow service technicians to more easily remove and install camshaft cap bolts on trucks with the MP8 series engine. The tool is engineered with a deeper broach depth to accommodate the longer threads ...

Scale product for grain trailer

A new truck scale for hauling grain has been produced by Whalen Truck Scale. Created by Dennis Whalen, the scale was produced by Powermation in St. Paul, Minn. The idea for the scale “came to me when I was working for a local farmer,” Whalen says. “I was loading the ...

Heavy-duty oil stabilizer

Prolong Super Lubricants' Super Heavy Duty Oil Stabilizer is now available to help solve lubrication-related problems such as engine noise, oil leaks and oil burning. According to Proling, the stabilizer product creates a seal around the piston rings to restore compression, slowing down exhaust blow-by and reducing exhaust smoke ...

New all-position tire from Bridgestone

Bridgestone’s new Firestone FS561 is an on-highway all-position radial tire designed to reduce susceptibility to stone retention and drilling and is recommended for steering applications in regional and pickup-and-delivery use, the company says. A rugged casing with sidewall protector ribs is engineered to resist cuts, snags and abrasions from ...