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    LED TRAILER DOME LAMP

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Phillips Industries now offers an LED version of the Permalite fluorescent dome lamp.

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    EASY FIX FOR EXHAUST LEAKS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Walker’s one-hand, one-wrench clamp offers superior sealing.

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    ALTERNATOR FOR HIGH-TEMP SERVICE

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    The Delco Remy 36SI HP offers high efficiency at temperatures up to 105°C

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    VERIGO’S WIRELESS LOGBOOK

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Handheld electronic driver’s log can transmit data over cell network.

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    FREIGHTLINER’S STAND-UP M2

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Stand-up right-hand drive available on Business Class M2 106 and M2 106V trucks as a factory-warranted option

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    MITSUBISHI FUSO’S ECO-HYBRID

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Medium-duty cabover work truck could be offered here in the near future

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    Bendix battles on against knock-offs

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    ELYRIA, Ohio — Counterfeit brake parts, mainly from overseas, are a threat to consumer safety and damage the brand reputation of original equipment components manufacturers, says Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC.

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    NORTH AMERICA GETS THE I-SHIFT

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Volvo delivers the I-Shift automated mechanical transmission designed for 2008 trucks

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    Navistar inks engine deal with Chinese powerhouse

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    WARRENVILLE, Ill. — Navistar’s Brazilian subsidiary has licensed the largest diesel enginemaker in China, Dongfeng Chaoyang Diesel Co., to manufacture and sell select diesel engines in that country.

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    International’s new ProStar set to roll out in Canada this January

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    CHATHAM, Ont. — With upwards of 1,200 orders taken to date for the ProStar, International’s new flagship aero tractor, workers at the truckmaker’s Chatham, Ont. plant are going full tilt readying the plant for the truck’s roll out in January 2007.

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    Goodyear workers give 3-day notice for strike; truck production could be affected

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    PITTSBURGH — The union representing nearly 14,000 Goodyear Tire & Rubber workers at 12 U.S. plants is threatening to call employees to the streets this Thursday.

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    Buyers of low-emission trucks aren’t happy: JD Power survey

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. — Heavy truck customers are increasingly experiencing problems with heavy-duty truck engines that meet recent EPA-regulated emission standards, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2006 Heavy-Duty Truck Engine/Transmission Study released yesterday.

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    BREAKING NEWS: Steelworkers strike at 16 NA Goodyear plants

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    AKRON, Ohio — About 14,000 Goodyear workers walked off the job today, three days after their union warned the company its members would go on strike if contract demands weren’t met.

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    ArvinMeritor seeks injunction against Eaton in transmission battle

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TROY, Mich. — The back-and-forth legal tussle between ArvinMeritor and Eaton over automated mechanical transmissions has escalated to a higher level

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    International’s Canadian dealers offer battery-saving device

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TORONTO — Smart Energy Solutions, inventor and manufacturer of the Battery Brain vehicle aftermarket device, says it will market its new product with International Truck and Engine Corp. Canada.