The Volvo XE13 powertrain package has been named 2011’s Top Industry Innovation by the Truck Writers of North America. Named the most significant technical innovation, the package boosts fuel efficiency by 3 percent through a ...
Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks were using the same brake component that affected production of Navistar and Volvo Group trucks.
Volvo now offers a 455-hp rating for the XE13 powertrain package. The package lowers engine rpm and is available on Volvo VN series tractors. The company says the package boosts horsepower from the previous 425-hp XE13 ...
Paccar, Navistar and Volvo have deferred shipments of Class 8 vehicles equipped with the faulty part.
Paccar, Navistar and Volvo have deferred shipments of Class 8 vehicles equipped with the defected part.
Company says it stopped Class 8 truck production in mid-December until the problem can be remedied. Paccar and Volvo trucks also are affected.
Expanding e-commerce options make ordering parts online efficient and convenient.
Most manufacturers have yet to extend change intervals, but oil seems to thrive in the new engines.
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