Topics Service & Repair

Decisiv touts innovative QR service technology with Saia Partnership

Decisiv, Inc. announced Monday at TMC's Annual Meeting in Nashville that Saia, Inc. is now deploying QR Codes on 17,000 ...

Goodyear FleetHQ debuts at TMC

Goodyear has rebranded its FleetHQ tire service solutions network as Goodyear FleetHQ in an effort to bring the company's heavy-duty service offering together as a ...

Downtime: The constant headache

Downtime. If we were to rank bad words to fleet managers, it’s an easy top five representative. Depending on the fleet, it could be the top dog. It’s one of those words, and situations, no one wants to deal with. But it happens, a lot. One of the best things a service provider can do to ...

TMC creates technician career development task force

In an effort to combat the rising technician shortage in the trucking market, TMC has created a technician career path development task force to help retain, recruit and promote quality technicians. The new task force debuted Monday at TMC's Annual Meeting in Nashville, and was led by Brian ...

WheelTime launches advanced customer service platform

WheelTime announced the launch of WheelTime LINQ, its new nationwide customer service platform that links systems and services to reduce downtime and increase uptime. The program was released Sunday at TMC’s Annual Meeting in Nashville. WheelTime’s new customer service platform will connect all 200 WheelTime network locations to each ...

WheelTime adopts Cojali diagnostic tools for North America

WheelTime Network LLC has adopted a newly released all makes, total truck diagnostics software tool from Cojali USA as the diagnostic tool of choice throughout its North American network. Cojali, Europe’s largest multi-brand diagnostic tool supplier, developed its recently enhanced North American Jaltest tool package with product testing assistance ...

MOTOR improves heavy-duty Truck Service system

MOTOR Information Systems will strengthen its services in the medium- and heavy-duty aftermarket with a comprehensive update to its all makes Truck Service product, set to be released in April. MOTOR says its Truck Service product is entirely OEM data sourced, and includes vehicle specifications, OE maintenance schedules and ...

PEAK creates coolant test strip

PEAK, a division of Old World Industries, has released Final Charge coolant testing strips to measure the quality of engine coolant in commercial vehicles. "We all know that high-performing, fully functioning equipment is essential to success and it's critical to have a resource for the best functional fluids to ...

TMD Friction creates new support program

TMD Friction has created a customer support program aimed at reducing maintenance costs by pushing brake relines out of a vehicle life cycle. The new program, called the "Textar Fleet Assistance Program," was released Sunday at TMC's Annual Meeting in Nashville. "Brake relines are one of the highest maintenance ...

TMD releases new air disc brake lining

TMD Friction has introduced a new friction material for heavy-duty applications for air disc brakes. Announced Sunday at TMC's Annual Meeting in Nashville, TMD says its new material is designated Textar T3080 and is engineered for applications where high-torque levels are required to meet FMVSS121 stopping distance regulations. The ...