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    Momentum unveils high-capacity CNG tailgate system

    May 21, 2019 9:19AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Refuse fleets can now tap into a 120 DGE (diesel gallon equivalent) tailgate system that runs on compressed natural gas (CNG). The system is the latest offering from Momentum Fuel Technologies, which has also expanded its product line to include

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    Remote diagnostics now on Kenworth medium-duty trucks

    May 14, 2019 2:55PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Kenworth medium-duty conventional trucks now come with the option of TruckTech+ Remote Diagnostics. The system will be available in new Kenworth T270, T370, T440 and T470 models equipped with Paccar’s 6.7-liter PX-7 engine, 8.9-liter PX-9 Paccar engine, or Cummins Westport

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    Link Mfg suspensions support heavy hauls

    May 14, 2019 2:13PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Link Mfg.’s new high-capacity Triton Tri-Drive Air Suspension is engineered for multi-axle, heavy-haul and off-highway applications including mining and logging. The suspensions can be combined for a variety of carrying capacities, including a 35K single drive, 70K dual drive, and

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    Made to Ride mattress built around hybrid foams

    May 6, 2019 9:00AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Estee Bedding’s Made to Ride mattresses have been unveiled with the promise of extra comfort for those who are spending the night in a sleeper, and the Dreamliner product tops them all. The top layer is made of a hybrid

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    Platform Science, Noregon partner in diagnostics

    May 2, 2019 11:00AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Platform Science is partnering with Noregon to add remote fault code information to a connected vehicle open platform. Platform Science’s Vehicle Fault Diagnostics presents diagnostic information about all electronic components on any make and model of vehicle. Detailed fault descriptions

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    Haldex unveils Midland air, electrical accessories

    May 2, 2019 10:30AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Haldex has unveiled a lineup of Midland 3IN1 ConnectSets, seven-way cable assemblies, tractor-trailer jumper air lines, tender kits, and a wider array of brake hose assemblies that include dual live swivel fitting configurations. In 2016 the company relaunched the Midland

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    Direct-drive electric powertrain for Class 2-6

    April 25, 2019 9:42AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Dana’s TM4 Sumo LD direct-drive electric powertrain combines a motor and inverter for Class 2-6 vehicles. The end result offers a modular package for e-axle platforms. And when integrated with a Dana electrified axle, the TM4 Sumo LD can be

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    Alternator designed for heavy-duty demands

    April 25, 2019 9:07AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Military and mining vehicles are receiving some extreme support with a Leece-Neville IdlePro alternator with a 600-amp output at 6,000 rpm. The 24-volt alternators are virtually idle-free, the company adds, and it’s up to 24 lb. lighter than comparable models.

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    Reyco Granning suspension for electric vehicles

    April 25, 2019 8:53AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Reyco Granning Electric Vehicle Solutions is producing a new drive axle air suspension designed for electric commercial vehicles. Part of the WorkMaster product family, the new 240AR-EV is based on an existing Model 240AR, but makes room for e-axle packages.

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    Crown stacker ready to carry that weight

    April 23, 2019 10:31AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Crown Equipment’s SHC 5500 Series counterbalance stacker is ready to move loads weighing up to 4,000 lb. Combing power steering and a reduced head length, each unit is designed to maneuver heavy loads in tight congested spaces from the dock

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    Dana training tools expand for electrified vehicles

    April 22, 2019 10:33AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Dana has expanded its Driveline Forensic training series to include videos that address safety and maintenance tips for electrified vehicles. The new videos offer overviews on both electric vehicle architecture and maintenance, as well as vehicle servicing safety tips. The

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    Mack attacks sulfation with standard battery refresher

    April 11, 2019 12:19PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Mack Trucks is adding a battery refresher as a standard feature on all truck models beginning in the second quarter of 2019. The refresher, mounted in the battery box, helps to reduce and reverse the effects of sulfation, giving lead-acid

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    Moose bumper for Kenworth W990L

    April 8, 2019 11:21AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Kenworth’s W990L can now be reinforced with the new Texas Titan four-post moose bumper, unveiled by Magnum Trailer and Equipment. The design incorporates high-strength materials including 6061-T6 aluminum tubing with an 18.5-inch extruded beam that’s reinforced with 3/16-inch stiffeners. It all

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    Dana launches axles for fire, rescue

    April 8, 2019 9:32AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Dana has launched S35-190FT single-reduction and S35-590FT double-reduction single drive axles with a gross axle weight rating of 35,000 lb. Designed for fire and rescue applications, the axles leverage a high-strength, steel-fabricated housing to support higher weights within a shorter

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    Seats unveils Pinnacle for comfort

    March 29, 2019 12:46PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Seats Incorporated is expanding on its Legacy Series of seats with the Pinnacle. The new seat includes an enhanced EVC Cushion Comfort System, D2 Foam, a fully reclining backrest, and the longest armrest in the industry. Other features include an