trucking equipment

Lean and mean vs. big and tough: Is a 13- or 15-liter engine best for you?

| January 14, 2013

The leading heavy-duty engine sizes differ by only two liters, and one now dominates the market. Make sure you’re powered by the best fit for your operation.

Equipment financing confidence index dips slightly

| May 21, 2012

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation’s Monthly Confidence Index for the equipment finance industry for May is 59.2.

Tandem axle adjuster

| September 21, 2010

The Mark is a battery-operated, portable device that uses visual and audio alerts to help drivers make tandem axle adjustments. The Mark consists of two pieces – a trailer unit and a ground unit. When ...

Engine oil drain valve

| May 05, 2010

The Fumoto Valve is a quick-release brass ball valve that replaces a standard crankcase oil drain plug. By installing the valve, the company says, engine oil can drain without the use of tools and without ...

Engine maintenance solution

| May 05, 2010

The CombustiKleen Upper Cylinder & Intake System Cleaner is pulled directly from the can into the intake manifold, the company says. The fine mist reaches every part of the intake and combustion chamber, removing contaminants ...

Battery isolator

| May 05, 2010

Cole Hersee's Smart Battery Isolator 48525 and 48530 prevents loads on the auxiliary battery from draining the starting battery, the company says. The smart battery isolator provides a more flexible solution than traditional isolators, as ...

Heavy-haul trailer

| May 05, 2010

Fontaine Trailer's Fontaine Magnitude 55MX is an extendable heavy-haul trailer that features a modular design that provides convenience and versatility, the company says. Built with 100,000 pounds minimum yield steel flanges, the Magnitude 55MX is durable ...

Heavy-duty starter

| April 27, 2010

The Delco Remy 44MT is a heavy-duty starter with high-power density and patented technologies easing installation, increasing reliability and providing a longer life cycle, the company says. The premium starter creates 8.5 kilowatts at 12 ...

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