Equipment

Western Star body builder book

| December 06, 2010

The downloadable resource provides equipment manufacturers comprehensive component information.

Truck Gallery

Overdrive Staff | December 01, 2010

A 2007 Peterbilt, a 1979 Peterbilt 359, a 2003 Kenworth W900L and a 2006 Mack Granite are featured.

| December 01, 2010

Clifty and Heather Vanzandt of Seligman, Mo., own this 1995 Peterbilt 379 extended hood, which is equipped with a 600-hp Cat and an 18-speed transmission. The truck has new paint and “lots of chrome inside ...

How to: Install Trailer Fairings

John Baxter | December 01, 2010

If you own a dry van or reefer, adding trailer fairings should improve your fuel economy and highway performance. Installing a kit requires only basic tools, a helper at times and most of a day.

Oil analysis program

| November 25, 2010

Shell’s LubeAnalyst oil analysis program helps assess whether fluids and equipment are performing as intended and determine appropriate lubricant change intervals.

Nylon-ended bungee cords

| November 23, 2010

The Perfect Bungees, non-load-bearing bungee cords, are constructed of polyurethane and have nylon ends that don’t stretch or gouge.

| November 22, 2010

John Watkins, of Arthur, Ill., uses his 2001 Peterbilt 379 flat-top as a working truck for his business, Watkins Farms. The rig is equipped with a 430-hp Caterpillar.

Synthetic engine oil

| November 22, 2010

The Supreme 9000 full synthetic engine oil, available in grades SAE 5W-30 for gas and diesel engines and SAE 5W-40 for diesel engines requiring low emission certification or equipped with EGR or DPF systems, is ...

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