Odessa, Mo., resident John Piercy
owns this 1992 Kenworth W900,
powered by a 425-hp Caterpillar.
TODAY’S TIP: Use a separate credit card for business expenses. Try to find a credit card without an annual fee and with a low interest rate. If possible, pay the balance in full every month. Having a business credit card may help you reduce the amount of advances you take from your carrier and will make it easier to keep track of expenses. Brought to you by:
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DEC. 13-16: KICKAPOO CHAPTER TRUCK SHOW, hosted by the American Truck Historical Society, I&I Tractor, Penfield, Ill., (217) 474-3779
JAN. 21-24: HEAVY-DUTY AFTERMARKET WEEK, The Mirage, Las Vegas, www.hdaw.org
FEB. 7-9: MID-WEST TRUCK SHOW, Peoria Civic Center, Peoria, Ill., www.midwesttruckers.com/truckshow.html
FEB. 20-22: CLEAN HEAVY-DUTY VEHICLE CONFERENCE, Hilton San Diego Resort, www.calstart.org
MARCH 27-29: MID-AMERICA TRUCKING SHOW, Kentucky Exposition Center, Louisville, Ky., http://truckingshow.com
The 2008 Overdrive Spec Guide is coming! Look for it in mailboxes with the December issue of Overdrive. The Spec Guide features tips on how to select the best in:
Also included are full specs sheets listing the vital data needed to make the best purchase decision for your business. This special publication is a must-keep for the whole year.
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Affected trucks include model year 2008-2018 Freightliner Cascadia and Western Star 4700, 4900, 5700 and 6900 trucks. DTNA says after hard brake applications, the brake light pressure switch may not activate the brake lights with the light application of the brake pedal.