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How to Replace Brake Shoes

TOOLBOX Small sledgehammer Ball peen hammers Inch-drive air gun and sockets Hydraulic or air jack Heavy-duty jack stands Com...

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Stretching The Limits

WHERE THE SAVINGS ARE Here are some practices for stretching your fuel economy and the potential fuel savings: 1-5% P...

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Blinded By The Lights

Tony Bartels upgraded to a 130-amp alternator to keep the lights bright on his 1994 Peterbilt. Many owner-operators l...

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Better Burns

RESOURCES FASs system (866) 769-3747 Fredco Enterprises (800) 827-0072 ...

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Modern Steel, Retro Feel

The C15, retaining a familiar response amid new technology, offers a lot more than new skin on an old Cat. Caterpilla...

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Pain relievers

Brad Holthaus Publisher I wish I could say I feel your pain about fuel prices, but I'd be fibbing. True, gasoline ...

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How to spend less on health care

Fuel isn't the only staggering expense chomping at your income. Health care spending in America jumped 7 percent in 2007. ...

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News from the fleets

Heritage Transport driver named nation's best Dennis Shirar, a Heritage Transport company driver of Indianapolis, Ind., was na...

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New Advantage When Spec’ing a Cummins SmartAdvantage™ Powertrain

Gauge Check

Advances in electronics are reducing the need for a cockpit full of needles. Make sure the gauges you choose give you the data you need....

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Semper Fi

GEORGE SHEA Family: Wife, Sheryl; son, Mike; daughter, Patti Rig: 1997 Peterbilt 379EX has a 500-hp Detroit Diesel and Alcoa Du...

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