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Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC

  • Bendix on pace for record year

    September 26, 2017 4:35PM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. – It’s shaping up to be a record-breaking year for Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, which is on pace to achieve record sales. Berend Bracht, president and chief executive officer of Bendix, said at the North American Commercial Vehicle

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    International makes disc brakes standard on LT series

    June 15, 2017 9:14AM by Truck News

    LISLE, Ill. – International Truck has announced it’s making air disc brakes standard on all axles of its International LT series highway truck. The company has selected the Bendix ADB22X disc brake as its standard offering. “Our DriverFirst design philosophy

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    Bendix recognizes eight Canadian distributors

    June 6, 2017 2:03PM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio – Eight Canadian distributors were among the 50 that Bendix deemed worthy of platinum status. The recognition, Bendix says, goes to the company’s top distributors, which share the company’s commitment to providing operators and service technicians with the

  • Bendix gives update on safety system developments

    March 22, 2017 3:27PM by James Menzies

    Interest in stability control flatlines, disc brakes and collision mitigation systems on the rise

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    Optimism growing for stronger Class 8 truck demand

    March 22, 2017 2:38PM by James Menzies

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Truck and component manufacturers at the Mid-America Trucking Show indicated they are increasingly optimistic about the Class 8 truck market in 2017. Joe McAleese, chairman of Bendix, said going into this year, he expected Class 8 builds

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    Ridewell offering Bendix ADB22X-LT disc brakes

    January 31, 2017 10:26AM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio – Ridewell Suspensions has approved the Bendix ADB22X-LT air disc brake for pairing with its axles. The brake was designed specifically for trailers, Bendix says, and will fit five-inch and 5.75-inch trailer axles. Bendix claims its ADB22X-LT trims

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    Bendix doubles manufacturing capacity at Mexico plant

    December 13, 2016 2:20PM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio – Bendix has doubled solenoid valve and assembled manifold manufacturing capabilities at its Acuna, Mexico manufacturing plant. The US$1.5 million investment saw a new low-flow solenoid production line and a new manifold line added. “Modern solenoids are capable

  • Volvo demonstrates new active driver assist

    November 13, 2016 10:00AM by James Menzies

    Company takes collision mitigation a step further with fully integrated system

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    Bendix extends customer support hours

    August 22, 2016 7:41AM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio — Bendix is extending its customer service center hours by three hours. The new hours will be from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. EST, effective today. Customer service support is available in both French and English, the company

  • Testing your faith in technology

    August 17, 2016 4:29PM by Derek Clouthier

    Riding in a Kenworth truck equipped with Bendix Wingman Fusion a jolting experience

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    Bendix recognizes nine Canadian distributors

    June 20, 2016 10:47AM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio — Bendix recently recognized its top-performing distributors, including nine from Canada. A total of 36 distributors earned a platinum ranking from Bendix. Canadian winners included: Brake & Clutch Supply, Inc. – Surrey, British Columbia CBS Parts Ltd –

  • HOW TO: Maintain your truck’s compressed air systems this winter

    November 18, 2015 1:43PM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio – With cold weather approaching (or already arrived in some parts of North America) maintenance of compressed air systems becomes vital for fleets and owner-operators throughout Canada and the U.S. Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, which develops and supplies

  • Don’t sweat Operation Airbrake; follow these tips from Bendix

    September 2, 2015 8:35AM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio — The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) Operation Airbrake roadside inspection campaign runs Sept. 6-12, and Bendix has offered some tips for drivers on how to pass any inspections with flying colours. Preparation: Pre-trip knowledge, maintenance, and inspection

  • Bendix satisfied with NHTSA’s stability mandate

    June 4, 2015 7:49AM by Truck News

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bendix has applauded the long-awaited National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) ruling that will require heavy trucks to be equipped with electronic stability control. The rule, announced yesterday, will affect all Class 7 and 8 trucks with

  • Bendix employees help build home for trucker in need

    May 27, 2015 2:13PM by Truck News

    ELYRIA, Ohio – When the industry gives back to its truckers, it’s a beautiful thing. On May 22, more than 120 Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems employees rolled up their sleeves to help build the walls of a house for a