Topics Service & Repair

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) ...

Bendix to hold training courses

Bendix announces Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) attendees looking to sharpen their truck preventive maintenance skills will benefit from attending the 2014 Bendix Tech Talk Series ...

PSI publishes new Commercial Fleet Tire Digest

PSI has released its newest edition of Commercial Fleet Tire Digest. This month’s issue focuses on air loss in tires due to maintenance, wear and climate issues. “When tires are run smoothly and evenly, without irregular wear, at the recommended tire pressure, that is when rolling resistance is minimized ...

IPA announces Michelin to use Super-MUTT diagnostic tool

Innovative Products of America announces its Super-MUTT diagnostic trailer testing system is now being used by the recently announced Michelin Truck Care network. “The Michelin Truck Care Network utilizes the latest and most technologically advanced diagnostic tools available.” says Bruce Stockton, program director of Michelin Truck Care. “The Super ...

Wednesday at TMC

Wednesday proved to be another busy day at the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) annual meeting in Nashville. Six educational sessions were held during the day — including an active debate on right to repair — as well as another trade show exhibition, and industry awards luncheon and an ...

Fleets show support for aftermarket in TMC right to repair discussion

The heavy-duty right to repair discussion became the center of an actual debate Wednesday, highlighting a 90-minute session at the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) annual meeting in Nashville. The technical session was held as part of TMC’s S.12 Onboard Diagnostics study group; and included panelists from all sides ...

Noregon debuts total diagnostics solution

Noregon Systems has introduced its total vehicle diagnostics and repair solution, which includes two new products: Noregon First Step Service Advisor and the JPRO Command Module for Mack and Volvo trucks. The products were released Sunday at the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) annual meeting in Nashville. “Over the ...

PressurePro and TrackPoint announce partnership

Advantage PressurePro, worldwide leaders in Tire Performance Management Solutions and TPMS technologies, and TrackPoint Systems, market leaders in asset management and trailer tracking, have announced their partnership. The alliance, formed to allow integration of the two technologies, sets the groundwork to launch the market’s first real time TPMS solutions ...

Bendix tech feature highlights remanufacturing

With decades of experience in remanufacturing commercial vehicle parts, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC recognizes the value remanufactured parts can bring vehicle owners. As part of its Bendix Tech Tips series, the company’s experts offer advice on choosing, inspecting, and installing remanufactured parts. Reman versus Rebuild “Selecting quality remanufactured parts ...

Monday at TMC

The first day of the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) annual meeting was a busy one. The day was filled with task force meetings, then fleet talk, the opening general session/fleet operator's forum and the opening of the TMC trade show. Here are some photos highlighting the day.