FYI: TRUCKING NEWS IN BRIEF
Surface transportation trade between the United States and Canada and Mexico in December increased 11.6 percent over December 2010 to $74.2 billion. U.S.-Canada and U.S.-Mexico surface transportation trade increased from a year earlier. U.S.-Canada trade rose 11.2 percent to $44.2 billion, while U.S.-Mexico trade gained 12.1 percent to $30 billion.
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.