Products and services

Bumper fits Mack factory mounts
The Aero Bright bumper for Mack CH, CHN, and CHU model trucks can easily be installed to factory mounts. The configuration combines steel chromed center sections with Hendrickson Aero Bright end caps for style, durability and reduced weight. Matching the luster of the chrome center section, the lightweight end caps use plastic and weather-resistant paint films with thick-sheet thermoforming technology.
HENDRICKSON
www.hendrickson-intl.com
(800) 356-6737


Wide base radial
The new Bridgestone L315 is an aggressive traction on-/off-highway radial engineered for long mileage, superior traction and outstanding flotation. Its open-shoulder wide-base design provides hundreds of biting edges to dig into soft surfaces and distribute footprint pressure for excellent flotation while allowing a higher payload. A 30/32-in. tread depth allows for long original tread life. Tough tread compounds resist cuts, chips, tearing and irregular wear.
BRIDGESTONE
www.bridgestonetrucktires.com
(888) 694-0469


Fire suppression system
The Automatic Fire Suppression System protects trailers and garages with an EPA-approved “clean” extinguishing agent. When the head of the steel cylinder, charged with a nontoxic and noncorrosive gas, detects a temperature higher than its rating, it discharges an inert gas that extinguishes the fire. Cylinder is rechargeable.
H3R PERFORMANCE
www.h3rperformance.com
(800) 249-4289


Upgraded tire pressure monitoring
Advantage Pressure Pro’s newly upgraded tire-pressure monitor has the same features of the current monitor while adding RS232 data feed capability, enabling users to monitor pressures via real-time downloads to data acquisition products, including storage to a portable device or computer.
PRESSUREPRO
www.advantagepressurepro.com
(816) 887-3505


Wheel cleaner and shine spray
Tire Shine Gel comes in a trigger spray bottle that is designed not to drip or sling. Also available is the A2Z All Wheel and Tire Cleaner.
EAGLE ONE
www.eagleone.com
(800) 432-4531


Oils go beyond CJ-4 specs
The new Chevron RPM LE SAE 15W-40 and Texaco Ursa Super Plus EC SAE 15W-40 heavy-duty diesel engine oils meet API CJ-4 and CI-4 PLUS specifications, while adding CAT ECF-3 approvals with the new formulation. The oils fight oxidation, wear and deposits at a lower price than premium brands.
CHEVRON
www.chevron.com
(925) 842-1000


Oil monitor
IntelliStick monitors the additive conditions and oxidation/acid buildup in engine oil while continuously scanning for water/coolant and fuel intrusions. The dipstick sensor communicates with Bluetooth-enabled PDA, cell phone or laptop.
INTELLISTICK
www.intellistick.com
(888) 812 5988


Stronger air filter
The new 42808 radial lip seal air filter features polyurethane seals and metal end caps on the closed end. It provides a stronger filter element, a stronger cross section of sealing material, greater media stabilization and capacity, and a handle for easier maintenance.
WIX
www.wixfilters.com
(704) 869-3383


Trucker’s laptop stand
The improved Trucker’s Workstation Laptop Stand, made exclusively for big rigs, is available in a black powder coated finish. The dual cooling fans are now powered from the laptop USB, not the cigarette lighter, and a new quick release lever permits easy removal of the cradle in less than three seconds.
CYBER TRUCKER
www.cybertrucker.com
(866) 552-9237


Remove paint imperfections
Non-abrasive Hexx scratch remover eliminates light scratches, fine swirl marks, oxidation and other imperfections in paint. It leaves a mirrorlike gloss free of annoying surface distortions and removes minor imperfections as it gradually degrades.
VOODOO RIDE
www.voodooride.com
(312) 944-0465


Nitrite-free coolant
Delo’s new Nitrite Free Extended Life Coolant is recommended for use in on- and off-road heavy duty equipment requiring a nitrite-free organic acid technology formulation. The product offers a service life of 600,000 miles, 12,000 hours or six years with no chemical extender needed as well as corrosion protection and lower electrical conductivity.
CHEVRON PRODUCTS CO.
www.chevron.com
(925) 842-1000


Remote light displays
Thermo king introduces three new remote status light displays for reefer-equipped trailers. The displays make it easy for drivers to check on the status, temperature and fuel level of their unit with just a glance in the rear-view mirror. Displays are compatible with all Thermo King SB trailer units with SR-2 controllers.
THERMO KING
www.thermoking.com
(952) 887-2200


10-hour inverter/charger
The VISTER IC-2000 inverter/charger meets SAE 1455 and truck manufacturer performance specifications. The product is designed for efficiency, providing up to 10 hours of battery-operated idle time. A high-density, durable design enables it to be mounted onto the vehicle exterior, in the battery box, and enables it to withstand environmental stresses, including water, shock, vibration and extreme temperatures.
HDM
www.HDM-Sys.com
(617) 562-4054


Cell dispatch
The mPhone cell service allows owner-operators to use a variety of Nextel and Sprint phones to reliably and securely communicate load, vehicle and delivery information. Using subscriptions to the Qualcomm Mobility Services platform and voice and data cell phone plans from a nationwide carrier, mPhone integrates LoadMaster dispatch through its LoadMaster Symphony Mobile Communications Module.
MCLEOD SOFTWARE
www.mcleodsoftware.com
(877) 362-5363


Lightweight trailer lock
The secure, lightweight PF-09 anti-theft device for trailers installs and removes in a snap, thanks to its push-lock design. It’s fully compatible with lock cylinders from Abloy, Medeco and Mul-T-Lock.
UNIVERSAL BOOT
www.universalboot.com
(888) 354-5699


Pressure sensor
The improved Wireless Valve Stem tire pressure monitoring system weighs less than an ounce, half the size and weight of the original product. It also is equipped with a new anti-theft device, has a seven-year warranty and transmits information across longer distances.
SAF-TEE CORP.
www.truckerspartstore.com
(877) 435-2345

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