Truck & Engine

Freedom’s air filters for Peterbilts

Freedom's air filters for Peterbilts

Freedom Air Filters’ pre-filters for Peterbilt 386 and 579 trucks are engineered to offer added protection and extended air filter life without drilling, gluing or removing the intake grilles. The reusable pre-filters are designed to prevent larger particles of debris such as grain chaff, dirt and sand from getting into and clogging the air filter element to help maintain performance and fuel economy. They are treated with a hydrophobic water-repellant process that helps keep out ...

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Dieselcraft’s Fuel Water Separator-Purifier

Dieselcraft’s Fuel Water Separator-Purifier

Dieselcraft’s Fuel Water Separator-Purifier is designed to remove 99 percent of the visible water and over 95 percent of the natural contaminants found in diesel fuel. The device is engineered to function without replaceable, changeable or cleanable filter elements and has no moving parts. Six models are available for most applications and are suited for engines from 200 to 2,000 horsepower. Dieselcraft Fluid Engineering, www.dieselcraft.com

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BYD’s battery-electric refuse truck

BYD’s battery-electric refuse truck

BYD’s Class 8 Battery-Electric Refuse Truck offers a 10-ton payload and is engineered to provide 76 miles of range with minimal battery degradation. The cab-and-chassis platform includes the batteries, a high-voltage control system, an all-electric propulsion system and an electric power-takeoff for the refuse body’s hydraulic system. The platform is designed to integrate with all major North American refuse body builders and can be configured as a side loader, an automated side loader, a front ...

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Prestolite Electric’s Leece-Neville starter line

Prestolite Electric’s Leece-Neville starter line

Prestolite Electric’s Leece-Neville PowerPro and PowerPro Extreme series high-torque starters are suited for a range of medium-duty, heavy-duty and extreme-use applications. The 12- and 24-volt lightweight starters are engineered to provide power for 12- to 40-liter engines and include high-torque and high-power designs, planetary gear reduction, rotatable flanges and soft-start relays. • PowerPro 5, for medium- and heavy-duty diesel engines up to 11 liters, offers 12 volts of 5kW starting power. Coverage includes Caterpillar, Cummins, Detroit Diesel, ...

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Bosch’s high-pressure leak tester

Bosch's high-pressure leak tester

Bosch’s HPT 500 High-Pressure Diagnostic Leak Tester provides a solution for heavy-duty vehicle diagnosis and repair by producing a larger volume of smoke necessary for larger systems. The machine delivers leak detection smoke at up to 30 psi to produce higher pressures and simulate truck boost to test and find leaks in exhaust aftertreatment systems. Designed to test an entire system in 15 minutes and with dual operating modes, technicians can alternate quickly between smoke-only ...

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Jacobs’ engine brake for International’s A26

Jacobs' engine brake for International's A26

Jacobs Vehicle Systems’ compression release engine brake for International’s A26 engine is engineered to leverage the A26’s variable geometry turbo to increase engine brake performance at lower engine speeds and higher altitudes, helping to increase foundation brake life and improve driveability by reducing downshifting, noise, vibration and harshness. The engine brake can be spec’d for factory installation on International LT Series long-haul and RH Series of regional-haul vehicles. Jacobs Vehicle Systems, www.jakebrake.com

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Purkeys’ solar dashboard charging system

Purkeys' solar dashboard charging system

Purkeys’ Solar Dash Charging System is designed to help counteract parasitic loads and to help avoid jump starts by keeping vehicle batteries at a good state of charge when the vehicle is inactive. The portable system comes with a 20-watt solar panel, a conversion controller and an adapter that plugs directly into a 12-volt power port. Purkeys, www.purkeys.net

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