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    MEDIUM-DUTY BRAKES

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    International offers new ‘Full Power’ brake system by Meritor WABCO as standard on select midrange models

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    Refuse truck maker dumps truck equipment unit

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Heil Environmental has sold its truck equipment business, consisting of the Heil Truck Equipment Group and Heil South distributorship, to Truck Bodies and Equipment International, Inc. a portfolio company of Kirtland Capital Partners.

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    Freightliner revs up medium-duty hybrid prototype

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    PORTLAND — Freightliner LLC President and CEO Chris Patterson recently introduced a proof-of-concept prototype utility truck and discussed the company’s plans to bring medium-duty hybrid vehicles to the market.

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    LED TRAILER INTERIOR LIGHTS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Grote’s 18-diode LED trailer interior lamp is claimed to be the brightest on the market

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    TMC MANUAL ON CD

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TMC’s famous Recommended Practices Manual — the ‘red book’ — is now available on CD-ROM

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    BREAKING NEWS: Post pre-buy production cuts begin in Canada

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    ST. THOMAS, Ont. — About a quarter of the workforce at Sterling Truck’s St. Thomas, Ont. assembly plant will likely be laid off between now and next spring.

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    APU FINANCING

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Thermo King and GE Capital offer simple APU financing for owner-operators

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    DRIVEMASTER REPAIR KITS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Pared-down DriveMaster fan-drive repair kits, new from Horton.

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    Hendrickson buys Dana trailer axle biz; Canadian assets included in sale

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TOLEDO, Ohio — Dana Corp. says it will sell its trailer axle and suspension manufacturing business to Hendrickson USA, L.L.C., a subsidiary of the Boler Company.

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    ON-LINE ROUTING, MAPPING

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    ALK’s eMILER.com update offers on-line routing, mileage and mapping with PC*Miler 20

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    LEGACY CLASS 379

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Last chance for a classic long-nose Pete.

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    TOOLBOX DIAGNOSTIC SOFTWARE

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Meritor WABCO releases latest version of Toolbox with advanced PC diagnostics.

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    PACCAR ENGINES COMING

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Ratings are here for the new Paccar-branded 2007 engines that we’ll see in Kenworth and Peterbilt medium-duty trucks next year.

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    PETERBILT’S 220 CABOVER

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Peterbilt’s coming medium-duty cabover is based on Europe’s 2002 Truck of the Year, the DAF LF.

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    Raydan offers new single axle suspension system in Canada

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    EDMONTON — Canadian suspension supplier Raydan Manufacturing has inked a deal to be the exclusive distributor of the Link UltraRide chassis suspensions product line in the Canadian marketplace.