maintenance

Love’s finalizes acquisition of Speedco

With the 52 new locations, the number of Love's-operated tire service and lube facilities grows to more than 320. Speedco facilities will continue to offer their current selection of products and services, including diesel oil changes, federal inspections and battery work.

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Love’s reaches agreement to purchase Speedco

The acquisition will add 52 trucking service and lube locations to the Love’s network, bringing the number of Love’s-operated tire and lube facilities to 323 nationwide.

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POLL: What was your level of mechanical experience when you started as an owner-op?

Owner-operators, when you launched your business, what level of mechanical knowledge and/or experience did you have -- whether the required basic knowledge or more in-depth professional experience or education?

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Love’s adding oil change services to Truck Tire Care locations, expanding diesel tech training

The company now offers diesel oil changes at more than 130 of its 270-plus Love's Truck Tire Care locations and is continuing to add the service to other locations.

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One20 partners with RoadsideMasters to offer free roadside assistance for truckers

Starting in August, One20 users will be eligible to join RoadsideMasters’ Silver Level service for free, which includes truck and trailer towing, flat tire change, tire repair, mobile mechanic service, jump starts and more.

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Ryder launches preventive maintenance program for used trucks

Ryder System has launched a new preventive maintenance program for its pre-owned truck buyers, giving them the chance to finance or pre-pay for the service when they buy a used truck from Ryder.

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Make the most of windshield wiper features, maintenance

While most people change wiper blades when they notice skipping or streaking, a good preventive maintenance practice is to change them out every six to nine months, or when the time changes twice a year.

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Penske opens new facility in Lafayette, La.

The new facility offers three service bays, a wash bay and a diesel fuel island.

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Boss Truck Shops opens new Missouri location

The new shop offers four service bays, a new alignment machine capable of performing 3-axle alignments, a JPRO diagnostics system and other repair services.

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New Rush Truck Center in N.M.

The Farmington, N.M., facility features a parts showroom with an extensive parts inventory and eight service bays utilizing state-of-the-art technology.

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