John Baxter

Extended service interval grease

| March 31, 2011

Chevron Products Co. introduced an extended service interval grease called Delo Grease ESI March 31 in Louisville, Ky. Jim Gambill, manager of direct marketing, said, “Many fleets have gone to extended drain intervals. This is a ...

Carrier debuts refrigerated unit control system

| March 30, 2011

System features distributed electronics for increased reliability and simpler troubleshooting.

Cummins sees 6% fuel economy gain

| March 30, 2011

Company is achieving a 6 percent improvement in fuel economy in its 2010 engine compared with 2007 technology.

Navistar partners on new engine concept

| February 22, 2011

Company has agreement with EcoMotors International to support development of OPOC—opposed piston, opposed cylinder—engine.

Mack customer center includes museum

| November 01, 2010

The center includes the Mack Museum and Heritage Center, filled with Mack vehicles dating back to 1905.

The Promise of New Technology

| October 27, 2009

Most engine manufacturers say 2010 will be like turning the clock back to the good old days In 2002, diesels came with ...

Warm Glow to Go

| September 29, 2009

Saving fuel and engine wear while keeping legal in no-idle zones One problem with idling to heat or cool your cab is that your...

Stopping the Flow

| September 22, 2009

Finding and correcting braking-system air leaks can keep you safe and in service The basics The air-brake system has th...

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