Parts & Services

Hendrickson’s vocational torque rod

Hendrickson’s Traxx Road vocational torque rods use an advanced bushing design and construction for added weight and bushing walkout performance. The rods are manufactured using high-strength robotically-welded materials and are engineered for specific capacity and application criteria. The flexible design can accommodate a straddle or taper pin bushing and package with any hub size and length. Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems, www.hendrickson-intl.com

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Optronics’ LED bar light

Optronics’ Fusion Thinline surface-mount LED combination stop, tail, turn and backup lamp is available in four-inch round and six-inch oval formats with grommet- and flange-mount versions designed for a variety of applications. At 20½ inches long, 1 inch wide and ¾-inch thick, the bar light can be mounted on body panels, frame posts, docking plates and gussets. The low-profile design hugs the vehicle surface and allows users to avoid cutting large mounting holes; wiring requires ...

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Continental’s heavy-duty belt

Continental’s Extreme Duty Poly-V straight-ribbed belt is designed for higher underhood temperatures, resulting in lower emissions standards. The belt is engineered for additional flex life with advanced EPDM polymers and is offered in 90 parts numbers for Class 6-8 trucks in the aftermarket; current offerings are in 8-, 10- and 12-ribbed profiles. Continental ContiTech North America, www.continentalhd.com

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Gates’ thread identification kit

Gates’ Thread Identification Kit includes 21 metric thread sizes, both male and female, and 10 British thread sizes, both male and female. The kit also includes the company’s pocket thread ID guide and tools to help determine the correct couplings for hydraulic assemblies. Gates Corp., www.gates.com

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Everco’s A/C repair kits

Everco compiled its Air Conditioning Repair Kits to contain all of the components needed for a repair in one box, including an A/C compressor, a filter drier, an expansion device, oil, gaskets and O-rings. Kits are available for Freightliner (1994-2014), International / Navistar (1997-2012), Kenworth (1995-2012), Mack (1993-2015), Peterbilt (1995-2012) and Volvo (1996-2010). Everco Heavy Duty, www.evercohd.com

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Dana, Navistar ink driveline component supply deal

Dana Incorporated Tuesday says the company has entered into a multi-year agreement with Navistar to supply driveline components for on-highway, city-delivery, bus, and vocational vehicles. Under the terms of the agreement, Navistar will have access to Dana's full range of driveline product offerings and Dana will remain the standard-position driveshaft supplier across all Navistar truck models. Dana says the arrangement will also serve as a platform for collaboration on new technologies under development. Additionally, Navistar and Dana concurrently ...

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Ridewell’s self-steer auxiliary suspension

Ridewell’s RSS-2361000 self-steer auxiliary suspension for I-beam axle integration is designed for single-wheel applications and is rated with a 13,500-pound capacity. The suspension has an adjustable frame width and low-maintenance polyurethane bushings. An integrated air tank kit is available. Ridewell Suspensions, www.ridewellcorp.com

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