Tires and wheels

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

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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

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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 ...

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Bendix’s brake pads

Bendix’s BX276 air disc brake pad is designed in conjunction with the ADB22X-LT trailer-specific air disc brake and can be used as replacement friction for ADB22X and ADB22X-LT air disc brake systems on both tractors and trailers. Engineers added two millimeters of thickness for an 8 percent increase in wearable volume and reformulated the friction to achieve an improved wear rate. The company’s BX283 ADB pad is designed to extend service life in a range of ...

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Abex’s brake rotors

Abex’s premium brake rotors are designed to work with the company’s air disc brakes and feature the company’s proprietary E-Shield protective coating technology that facilitates easy removal due to less corrosion and rusting on the attaching surface. The rotors contain a directionally smooth finish and precision mill-balance technology to help prevent pedal pulsation and brake noise. The micro-finish also aids in proper seating of the friction material, which helps reduce pad break-in time. Federal-Mogul Motorparts, www.fmmotorparts.com

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Toyo’s on-/off-road drive tire

Toyo’s M588 heavy-duty on-/off-road drive tire is built for severe-service applications such as oil, gas, mining and logging. A 33/32-inch tread depth and a cut- and chip-resistant compound both contribute to durability in harsh elements such as scoria and caliche roads, snow and mud. Aggressive side protectors are molded into the sidewall to help protect the tire from cut damage by rocks and snow chains. The tread blocks’ high-void design and siping help provide added ...

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DuraBrake’s all-makes air disc brake program

DuraBrake's all-makes air disc brake program for heavy-duty truck and tractors covers most major OE air disc brake products. The line covers brake systems from Bendix, Knorr Bremse, Meritor, Wabco, Haldex and Hendrickson and includes rotors, disc pad sets and caliper guide bolts and seals. The rotors and pads meet FMVSS 121 requirements. DuraBrake Co., www.durabrake.com, 408-748-0400

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