Todd Fisher, a driver from Holland Enterprises, has been named Trucker Buddy of the Month for June 2012. He was nominated by Pam Grady, a second-grade teacher at Aurora Elementary School in Aurora, Ind. According to Grady, Fisher has been the class trucker buddy for more than five years. Fisher challenges the students to find answers to his questions and teaches them about the industry in the process, she said. Fisher gave the class mugs for Christmas and took them on a tour of his truck. Visit Trucker Buddy’s site for more.
Affected tractors are equipped with an automated Eaton UltraShift Plus or Eaton Advantage Transmission with right hand stalk shifter. In the affected trucks, the display on the instrument panel can indicate “N” when the shifter is set into “D” or “R,” causing the truck not to move.