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    Eaton transmission for electric vehicles

    October 23, 2019 10:02AM by

    Eaton’s eMobility business has a new four-speed transmission for electrified Class 7 and 8 commercial vehicles, scheduled to debut in 2022.

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    Eaton, Cummins join forces in PDU

    October 22, 2019 1:04PM by

    Eaton’s eMobility business unit has unveiled a new Flex Power Distribution Unit (PDU) for high-voltage electrified commercial vehicles. A PDU connects main battery power to the rest of the vehicle. Cummins will supply specific pieces of the Flex PDU, which

  • Eaton extends warranty for aftermarket clutches

    July 15, 2019 2:38PM by Truck News

    GALESBURG, Mich. — Power management company Eaton said Monday it is extending the manufacturer warranty periods for its aftermarket clutches. The Advantage Self-Adjust and Easy Pedal Advantage clutch standard warranties are increased to three years/unlimited miles from two years/unlimited miles.

  • Eaton named Bezares master distributor

    January 28, 2019 9:15AM by

    GALESBURG, Mich. – Eaton will become a North American master distributor for Bezares SA’s mobile power hydraulic portfolio, and will also provide post-sale service and support throught he Roadranger field team. Bezares SA produces Power Takeoffs (PTOs), hydraulic pumps, fittings,

  • Cummins, Eaton joint venture expected to profit in 2020

    August 3, 2018 11:14AM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. – A Cummins and Eaton joint venture that was developed in 2017 is expected to be profitable by 2020, Cummins president and chief operating officer Richard Freeland said when releasing financial results for the second quarter of 2018.

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    Procision coverage expands

    June 8, 2018 2:31PM by Truck News

    Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies is expanding the medium-duty coverage for its Procision seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission to include utility, construction, tanker, refuse and municipal trucks. The existing 35,000-lb. gross combined weight rating and maximums of 300 hp and 660

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    International LT, LoneStar get Endurant

    May 14, 2018 12:13PM by Truck News

    Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies’ Endurant, a 12-speed automated transmission, is now available in International LT and LoneStar trucks. Featured as part of the Cummins Integrated Power portfolio, it’s paired with a Cummins X15 engine, and is capable of handling

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    Cummins X15, Endurant available in LT and LoneStar

    May 8, 2018 4:51PM by Truck News

    Buyers of International LoneStar and LT Series trucks can now order a Cummins X15 engine paired with an Endurant transmission – the product of an Eaton-Cummins joint venture. The X15 features an 80,000-km oil drain interval that can be extended

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    Two upgrades to Eaton EverTough

    March 27, 2018 12:45PM by Truck News

    Eaton has enhanced its aftermarket line of EverTough Self-Adjust and Manual-Adjust clutches. The release bearing has been upgraded with wider thrust pads to improve the interface with the release fork. That, the company says, increases the contact area for the

  • Cummins appoints new head of U.S. diversity initiative

    August 14, 2017 12:43PM by Truck West

    COLUMBUS, Ind. – Lori Thompson has been tasked with leading Cummins’ U.S. diversity initiatives, as well as continue to lead the overall marketing function in her new role in the company’s operating team. “Diversity continues to be an integral value

  • Cummins to put fully electrified powertrain system on road in 2019

    June 14, 2017 6:37PM by Truck West

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Cummins has announced it will have a fully electrified powertrain system available for its customers and on the road by the end of 2019. Making the announcement via teleconference June 14, Julie Furber, executive director of electrification

  • Catching up to the ever-evolving technology game

    February 28, 2017 7:16PM by Derek Clouthier

    Panel discusses the changing landscape of the trucking industry at Omnitracs Outlook 2017

  • Product Equipment

    Eaton extends warranty on manual transmission and clutch

    July 12, 2016 1:44PM by Truck News

    GALESBURG, Mich. – New Eaton truck customers who get either a RTLO 13-speed or 18-speed transmission, a Solo Advantage clutch and Eaton-approved lubrication will now receive an additional 12 months on their warranty. “Our rugged manual transmissions have been the

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    Eaton offering free clutch with transmission purchase

    March 16, 2016 3:35PM by Truck News

    GALESBURG, Mich. – Act now and take advantage of Eaton’s limited-time offer of a free clutch with the purchase of a heavy-duty, factory-manufactured transmission. The offer runs to the end of June, with the complimentary clutches being delivered within four

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    Eaton releases new aftermarket, self-adjusting clutches

    January 4, 2016 3:41PM by Truck News

    GALESBURG, Mich. – Eaton has engineered a new EverTough self-adjusting clutch for aftermarket applications, which the company says eliminates the need for manual adjustments. “EverTough clutches are an excellent choice for customers looking for an unbeatable combination of value and