Truck News


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    Jacobs Fulcrum Bridge eliminates lash adjustment need

    October 2, 2019 12:02PM by

    Jacobs Vehicle System’s new Fulcrum Bridge for off-highway trucks will eliminate the need to periodically adjust engine lash – the mechanical clearance between the valve and camshaft.

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    Wabco TailGuard keeps an eye behind trailers

    October 2, 2019 11:48AM by

    As drivers keep their eyes on the road, Wabco TailGuard can now keep an eye on the space behind the trailer.

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    Navistar boosts HV Series visibility, maneuverability

    October 1, 2019 1:23PM by

    International Truck is improving the visibility and maneuverability of its all-wheel-drive International HV Series trucks, adding a high-visibility hood and set-back axle to the available spec’s.

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    Cooper unveils new Roadmaster steer tire

    October 1, 2019 12:42PM by

    Cooper Tire’s Roadmaster lineup is expanding to include the Roadmaster RM832 EM steer tire.

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    Meritor MTA-Tec6 trailer suspension sheds weight

    October 1, 2019 11:47AM by

    Meritor’s MTA-Tec6 trailer suspension delivers a 23,000-lb. capacity for tankers, flatbeds and other vocational applications – and in a lightweight package.

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    A thinner intermodal reefer

    September 26, 2019 2:43PM by

    The new Carrier Transicold Vector 1550 domestic intermodal refrigeration system is a third thinner than a traditional transportation refrigeration unit in the U.S. – freeing up 7% more cargo space.

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    Alternator for off-road, heavy-duty applications

    September 26, 2019 2:28PM by

    Leece-Neville’s new AVi555 24V alternator has been unveiled with the promise of top performance, even in the face of maximum-rated temperature environments up to 105 Celsius.

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    Bell expands roaming partnership

    September 19, 2019 1:51PM by

    Bell has expanded a roaming partnership with AT&T, offering Canadian customers access to AT&T’s LTE-M network across the U.S.

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    Petro-Canada adds Duron, Traxon formulas

    September 19, 2019 1:45PM by

    Petro-Canada Lubricants has added the low-viscosity Duron Advanced 5W30 and Traxon Synthetic 75W-85 to its product lines.

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    Transflo adds Samsung Galaxy tablet

    September 18, 2019 10:00AM by

    Transflo now offers the Samsung Galaxy Tab A eight-inch 32GB LTE tablet compatible with the Transflo Mobile+ app and all Transflo products and services, including an electronic logging device (ELD) for mobile platforms. The Samsung Galaxy Tab A uses the

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    Purkeys Aware keeps drivers connected

    September 18, 2019 9:52AM by

    Purkeys’ new Aware Audio Interrupter is designed to help keep eyes on the road and hands upon the wheel. The device automatically reads text-based messages and features a solid-state amplifier to strengthen its voice quality and amplitude – helping to

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    Phillips Connect makes trailer tracking EZ

    September 10, 2019 8:05AM by

    Phillips Connect Technologies’ new EZTrac and EZTrac Plus are being unveiled with the promise of “no-hassle asset tracking solutions” with a minimal install time, giving fleets a way to view a trailer or chassis in real time.

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    Michelin updates Advantage program

    September 5, 2019 11:33AM by

    Michelin is adding application and billing enhancements to its Advantage program, which provides consistent nationwide tire pricing.

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    Heated option added to Pinnacle seats

    September 5, 2019 11:03AM by

    Seats Incorporated has unveiled a new heated option for its Pinnacle products, offering a high/low/off heat setting for the seat back and cushion.

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    Bridgestone unveils new trailer tire

    September 5, 2019 10:58AM by

    Bridgestone Americas’ new Firestone FT492 trailer tire comes with a SmartWay stamp for fuel-efficiency, thanks in part to a low rolling resistance.