Literature Review

Shock Brochure
ArvinMeritor has released a new Gabriel shocks product line brochure, SP-0848. It highlights the company’s message as the leader in commercial vehicle original equipment shocks. According to the company, you will find the same quality in Gabriel aftermarket shocks as those installed on most new commercial vehicles in North America.

The six-page brochure covers features and benefits of Fleetline, GasSLX, Fleetline cab shocks and Ultra light truck shocks. The brochure can be downloaded at
ArvinMeritor, Inc.

Alignment Brochure
BeeLine has introduced a catalog highlighting its heavy-duty wheel alignment equipment. This full-color brochure features the company’s LC7000 series laser-guided computer alignment gauging system, the 21000 rear axle aligner and the Smart Balancer.

Also highlighted are the on-the-floor alignment configurations and the mobile alignment system as well as alignment accessories.

Action photos show how each product is used, and detailed information accompanies each.

Heavy Duty Clutch Catalog
World American, the Heavy Duty Division of Midwest Truck & Auto Parts, Inc., has a catalog available that presents wholesale distributors with a great selection of heavy-duty clutch kits, clutches, flywheels and accessories.

These OE-quality replacement parts are listed with reference numbers, rotation torque guide and more, the company says. Included is an installation guide that illustrates the correct installation processes from measuring to set-up and lubricating.

Access and free download of this catalog can be found at the company’s Web site.
Midwest Truck & Auto Parts, Inc.

Master Catalog
Enco has released its 2008 Master Catalog, containing more than 60,000 items including 18,000 new products. Included are cutting tools from Iscar, OSG, Atrax and Precision Twist Drill, as well as additions of 3M abrasives, raw materials, measuring, hand and power tools and accessories.

The catalog also offers 20 technical introduction and selection guides in key areas.

Filtration Catalog
Engine Lube/Oil, Coolant, Hydraulic and Transmission Filtration now is available from Donaldson. This catalog is complete with colored, labeled pictures of the engine that show how the company’s components operate.

Filter media technology and lube filters are highlighted and explained in detail, and pictures accompany each description.

Coolant filters and filtration for hydraulic-powered equipment also are featured, and charts detail how each filter operates.

New Suspension Catalog
Global Ride Solutions, a new catalog from Hendrickson, highlights the company’s suspension systems for the on-highway truck and trailer segments, vocational and heavy-haul truck and trailer markets, medium-duty, bus and motor home and lift axle systems for trucks and trailers.

Information on the company’s lines of bumpers and trim also are included, as well as additional features and options for trucks, trailers and aftermarket products.

Detailed descriptions and pictures accompany each product in this full-color, 20-page brochure.

Technology Brochure
Karmak, Inc. offers a full-color corporate publication, Heavy Duty Technology Solutions.

This brochure provides an overview of the company’s 25-year history serving the heavy-duty industry, its corporate partners, technology and customer services, as well as its complete heavy-duty business management systems.

Detailed information describes the company’s software solutions for unit sales, parts sales, inventory control, service management, accounting, lease and rental management and factory communications.
Karmak, Inc.

Cabin Air Filter Brochure
Luber-finer completed a cabin air filter brochure to educate the industry on the benefits and service intervals of cabin air filters.

The brochure includes frequently asked questions about problems associated with cabin air cleanliness. A heavy-duty cabin air filter application and locator guide is featured. The chart is separated by vehicle make, model, year and type of cabin.
Luber-finer/Champion Laboratories

Master Lighting Catalog
Peterson Manufacturing Company offers a master product catalog. This latest version reflects the addition of nearly 250 new safety light and accessory items, and more than 2000 SKUs are available, arranged in eight distinct product categories.

The catalog is color-coded which makes it easy to find what you’re looking for, the company says. The catalog features product listings and an expanded reference section, providing technical product information and federal requirements as well as a glossary of industry terms.
Peterson Manufacturing Company

Wheel Bearing Brochure
A brochure from Timken, MileMate, describes wheel bearing sets. Information on the benefits of using matched cup and cone sets is offered, including lengthening maintenance intervals, optimizing the bearing’s performance, allowing bearings to carry evenly distributed loads and providing lower cost compared to the cost of unscheduled downtime.

Also included is a specification chart highlighting sets for popular component manufacturers.
The Timken Company

Heavy-duty Tire Changer Brochure
Literature is now available for Hunter Engineering Company’s TCX620HD heavy-duty truck tire changer. The machine, according to the company, features a compact design that is ideal for over-the-road truck wheels and can accommodate super-singles.

The system uses electro-hydraulic power and, the company says, has a unique mount-demount roller mechanism that facilitates fast and safe operation. The twin-roller design lets service technicians efficiently break beads and demount and mount tires without damage to the tire or wheel.
Hunter Engineering Company

Drums, Rotors and Trailer Hubs Catalog
A new product catalog, Drums, Rotors and Trailer Hubs, is now available from ArvinMeritor, Inc.

The new catalog covers the most popular drums, rotors and trailer hub assemblies offered by the company. The front section offers detailed information about identifying brake drums and diagnosing common problems that lead to the failure of brake drums. It also includes information to support Preset by ArvinMeritor trailer hubs and associated service kits. Preset by ArvinMeritor hubs are available for TN/TQ and TP trailer axles.
ArvinMeritor, Inc.

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