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    GREASE IT YOURSELF

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Greasing your own truck gives you a good look at the state of your ride.

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    AIR SYSTEM BASICS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Air is just as essential as fuel to keep your truck running. Here’s how to keep from running out.

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    Dana names Canadian plants to be boarded up

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TOLEDO, Ohio — Struggling vehicle components and parts supplier Dana Corp. has disclosed the locations of previously announced plant closures, including two in Canada.

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    MAKING SENSE OF BRAKE LININGS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Finding the right replacement brake-lining friction is all about matching the new with the old.

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    BRAKE BALANCING

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Brake balance is one of the toughest challenges facing the maintenance department, but victory is possible.

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    HIDDEN BRAKE PROBLEMS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Jim Park

    Bbrakes do fail. That’s why it’s up to you to detect the flaws, before they fail you

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    Hendrickson announces Ont. plant layoffs

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    STATFORD, Ont. — A Hendrickson springs facility is the latest casualty of a series of heavy truck plant cutbacks in Ontario.

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    HEADACHE RACKS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Jim Park

    They look great and can help keep your head on your shoulders.

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    TROUBLESHOOTING POWER STEERING MALADIES

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    From TRW Commercial, a checklist of powersteering problems.

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    Navistar boss suggests he’ll entertain buyout offers

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    CHICAGO — Navistar International top exec hinted the truck and engine maker may be open to a buyout.

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    Tankless Job: The costs of new fuel hauling

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TORONTO — It’s said that every time ULSD changes handlers, another 2 ppm of sulfur is added to the mix. While it’s refiners and suppliers that are charged with keeping sulfur levels on spec, petroleum haulers are being counted on to keep the fuel compliant at the tail end of the distribution chain.

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    Freightliner to appeal record punitive judgment

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    PORTLAND — Freightliner LLC says it will appeal an $850 million judgment against the Portland, Ore., based truck manufacturer and its parent company, DaimlerChrysler.

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    TRUCKER BUDDY CALENDAR

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    Featuring kids’ drawings and new Kenworth trucks

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    ROADRANGER SPECS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    New guide simplifies product specifications

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    STAR, STERLING CALENDARS

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    2007 Western Star and Sterling 2007 calendars online