Tires and wheels

American Racing’s vocational wheel

American Racing’s ATX Baja-HD wheel is designed for the vocational truck market and is manufactured from forged 6061 aluminum alloy to help handle high load limits. The Baja-HD features ATX’s patented center caps that attach with four bolts and are made from a heavy-duty composite material engineered to resist road grime and truck washes. It comes in high gloss black and is available in sizes 22.5 by 8.25, 22.5 by 9.0, 22.5 by 12.25 and 24.5 ...

Read More

SKF’s wheel-end seal

SKF’s Scotseal X-Treme Wheel-End Seal for drive, steer and trailer axles now features optimized primary and axial lip profiles, a metal unitizer geometry and an upgraded lip material designed to enhance the performance of the company’s wave lip design so that the seal runs cooler with less torque to facilitate improved fuel economy. The seal also is engineered to resist wear in harsh conditions, decrease running friction and provide improved contamination exclusion and is hand-installable, ...

Read More

TBC’s Sailun all-weather drive tire

TBC’s Sailun S757 all-weather drive tire for linehaul and regional applications is designed with an extra-wide footprint and solid shoulders for added stability and handling, while extensive siping and channeling both facilitate improved grip and traction in wet conditions and snow. A deep 26/32-inch tread depth and tread compound both help enhance tread life. The tire is available in sizes 11R22.5 and 11R24.5. TBC Brands, www.tbcbrands.com

Read More

Prometeon’s tire series

Prometeon’s Pirelli H89 Tire Series is designed for long-haul and regional service in the United States and Canada. The series includes dedicated tires for steer, drive and trailer axles and is engineered for excellent mileage and optimum traction on all road conditions. Prometeon Tyre Group Commercial Solutions, www.prometeon.com

Read More

TBC’s Sailun severe trailer tire

TBC’s Sailun S668 regional all-position tire for multi-axle and spread-axle severe trailers is designed with contoured shoulders to help withstand lateral scrubbing and is built with a rubber compound engineered to extend service life in high-scrub applications. The tough-wearing tire is available in sizes 11R22.5, 11R24.5, 295/75R22.5 and 255/70R22.5. TBC Brands, www.tbcbrands.com

Read More

Hendrickson’s brake wear indicator tool

Hendrickson’s Air Disc Brake Wear Indicator Tool is designed to allow maintenance personnel to check brake pad and rotor thickness more conveniently without removing the wheel or the brake pads from the caliper. Hendrickson Trailer Commercial Vehicle Systems, www.maxx22t.com

Read More

Tenneco’s Monroe shock absorbers

Tenneco’s all-black gas-charged Monroe Magnum shock absorbers are engineered to help reduce cost per mile through added durability, improved vehicle control and increased driver comfort and satisfaction. The shock absorbers combine advanced design and construction features that include a large-diameter nitrocarburized rod that helps provide improved compression control and side-load strength; a PTFE-coated rod guide bearing that helps increase durability by minimizing friction between the rod and rod guide; a robust hydraulic lock-out design that ...

Read More