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Compact Willie

GEAR GUIDE/ APUs / The Compact Willie personalized APU has three installation systems — the extreme cold package, the standard and the closed loop — tailored to fit different environments for each driver.

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Great Dane Trailers fight corrosion

GEAR GUIDE -- Great Dane Trailers’ new lines of dry vans, reefers and flatbed trailers feature several updates aimed at fighting corrosion and new chemicals used on roads in cold weather.

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More than a backward glance

SMART DRIVING -- Safely backing your truck requires patience and practice.

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NAFTA surface trade increase

FOR THE RECORD -- Surface transportation trade between the United States and Canada and Mexico in January increased.

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CDLs, medical certificates to combine

FOR THE RECORD -- New and existing CDL holders must comply by Jan. 30, 2014, with a new Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration policy that combines CDLs and driver medical certification cards, said FMCSA safety investigator John Seidl at a March 23 seminar in Louisville, Ky.

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New Petro opens in Georgia

FOR THE RECORD -- A new Petro Stopping Center has opened at Interstate 85 off exit 150 in Carnesville, Ga.

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Mack Pedigree Powertrain

GEAR GUIDE -- Mack’s new “Pedigree Powertrain” is an integrated powertrain with engine, transmission and axles.

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Be Nice or Be Gone

I'M JUST SAY'N -- Carolyn gives advice on rudeness, trust in a long-distance relationship and changing unhealthy ways.

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Ingersoll Suspension System

GEAR GUIDE -- Ingersoll Axles has new line of trailer suspensions.

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Court of Appeals denies OOIDA’s EOBR request

FOR THE RECORD -- A federal court has denied the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association’s request that it order the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to not encourage electronic onboard recorder use until the agency reissues rulemaking on the devices.

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