Ed Saxman

Volvo says run DME

| June 07, 2013

Volvo Trucks North America this week unveiled a "new" alternative fuel for heavy-duty commerical trucks. Here are some technical aspects.

Severe Service

Overdrive Staff | April 01, 2012

A historic haul, diesel particulate filter cleaning issues, options for the SD line and more severe service information items are featured.

Drivetrain Revolution

John Baxter | March 01, 2012

Innovative approaches to drivetrain design promise more efficient highway cruising.

Oil & 2010 Tech

John Baxter | November 01, 2011

Most manufacturers have yet to extend change intervals, but oil seems to thrive in the new engines.

DPF Cleaning

John Baxter | October 01, 2011

Careful DPF maintenance will boost both your uptime and bottom line.

Torque Target

John Baxter | August 07, 2011

New engine technology promises not only improved engine efficiency, but also the ability to spec your drivetrain to further enhance fuel economy.

Engine Spotlight

John Baxter | November 30, 2010

Volvo’s premiere owner-operator engine has a smooth operation that belies its muscle.

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