Truck Gallery

Overdrive Staff | October 01, 2010

A 1993 Peterbilt 379, a 2007 Peterbilt 379, a 2007 Kenworth W900L and a 2000 Freightliner Classic are featured.

How to: Maintain your batteries

John Baxter | October 01, 2010

Testing of batteries and cleanup of their connections every six months, or sooner if corrosion is noticed, will prevent no-starts while also minimizing electrical system repair costs.

LED rocker switch

| September 29, 2010

The LED Rocker Switch is a low-current input membrane switch that is compatible with micro-processor-based electrical and electronic systems. It has wrap-around green and yellow colored lenses that act as part of the switch’s actuator ...

| September 28, 2010

William Robinson, of Atwood, Tenn., hauls grain and fertilizer throughout the Southeast with his 2003 Kenworth W900L, shown here. The truck is powered by a 475-hp Caterpillar and geared by a 13-speed transmission. Robinson, 37, ...

Horton expands fan drive exchange program

| September 27, 2010

Horton’s Fan Drive Core Exchange program now includes all DriveMaster and DM Advantage fan drive cores. Customers can exchange these and other fan drivers for credit toward purchasing a remanufactured fan drive. Credit can be ...

Trailer brush washer

| September 27, 2010

The Vader I 5000 trailer washing system is a self-contained unit that reclaims 99 percent of water used in cleaning operations. The I 5000 uses a shielded brush action to remove road film, soot and ...

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 ...

Security service package

| September 21, 2010

Owner-operators can purchase a security package that includes cargo theft deterrence and advanced analytic functions to recover stolen freight in a nationally coordinated data-sharing system that delivers cargo theft information among theft victims, their insurers ...

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