The Number 1 Resource for Vocational Truck Fleets

Maintenance

Photo of MCHF13 Mach Flex mobile column lift courtesy of Rotary Lift.

Products

MCHF13 Mach Flex Mobile Column Lift,

Rotary Lift has expanded its Mach Flex powered by RedFire remote-controlled mobile column lift line-up to include the MCHF13 Flex.

Photo: Jim Park

News

Commission Ends Tariffs on Truck Tires From China

The International Trade Commission upended the Chinese tire tariff investigation by voting against imposing tariffs on the products.

Photo from iStockphoto.com

Articles

Know Your Fluids Part 1: Oils

Fluids are critical for fleet health — are you current on your fluid knowledge? In part 1 of this three-part series, making the right choices about which oil to use, maintenance needs, and more are shared.

The first, and most crucial step in any tire repair process is to completely remove any foreign material from the damaged area. Photos: Jim Park

Articles

Tried and True Tire Repairs

Smart fleet managers understand that wringing every possible mile from a truck tire saves money. Which means that getting tires fixed properly after failures do occur is vital for both vehicle productivity and fleet profitability.

HUBB's new 8-inch oil filter for Class 2-6 diesel engines. (Photo courtesy of HUBB)

Products

HUBB's 8-Inch Spin-On Oil Filter

HUBB has introduced a new 8-inch spin-on oil filter, designed for use on Class 2-6 light- and medium-duty diesel engines.

Products

Brake Shoe Kit

Bendix Brakes brand automotive brake shoe kits are designed to reduce installation time by including all of the necessary components for a complete brake shoe job.

News

Work Truck Solutions Opens New Office

Work Truck Solutions, an online platform for commercial inventory searches by body type and chassis, for both truck buyers and industry supply chain stakeholders, announced its new office location in Troy, Mich

Photo courtesy of Bosch Diagnostics.

Products

OTC 3211 OBD-I & II Scanner Tool

The OTC 3211 OBD I & II scan tool includes coverage OBD I GM, Ford, Chrysler, and Toyota vehicles and all 1996 and newer cars and light trucks.

Photo of The Hammer truck wheel courtesy of Black Rhino Truck Wheels.

Products

Hammer Truck Rims

Black Rhino introduces Hammer rims, available in variations to appeal to both trucks, SUVs, and the crossover/utility vehicle (CUV) segment.

Photo: Bridgestone

News

Michelin and Bridgestone Also Increase Tire Prices

Michelin North America and Bridgestone Americas Tires have both announced price increases for their tire lines as a result of rising material costs and other market conditions.

Previous||12345678910...159160||
Learn the latest on fleet vehicle maintenance from our news entries and articles. We offer product updates, maintenance cost stories, and company profiles.

Research and Best Practices

See more

Operating Costs

USEFUL WHITEPAPERS
Have Your Fully Optimized Your Fleet Lifecycles?
When was the last time you evaluated your fleet lifecycle practices? Could you be leaving money on the table because your fleet is no longer fully optimized for your business?
Get Your Fleet in Shape
Whether it’s optimizing your budget or leveraging new technology, Element is here to help you achieve your fleet goals in 2017. That’s why we’ve put together top recommendations for strengthening your fleet’s core, weighing your assets wisely and stretching your fleet dollars. Request a free copy of our infographic today.
Managing Tire Expenses
This white paper is a collection of insights, best practices, tips and tricks that Ron Turley developed by consulting with thousands of fleet supervisors, managers, mechanics and drivers over several decades.
Determining the ROI of Implementing a Fleet Management System.
If your organization is currently working without a modern, comprehensive fleet management system in place, you are losing money.
6 Ways to Maximize Vehicle Uptime
From increased productivity to lowered costs, maximizing vehicle uptime brings a handful of direct and ancillary benefits to fleet operations. Do you know how to maximize your vehicle uptime?
Advancing Preventive Maintenance
This white paper is a collection of insights, best practices, tips and tricks that Ron Turley developed by consulting with thousands of fleet supervisors, managers, mechanics and drivers over several decades

FleetFAQ

Fleet Management And Leasing Experts

The expert, Merchants Experts, will answer your questions

View All
Sponsored by

Terminology used in Australia and New Zealand to describe a closed-end lease where the lessor is also responsible for the cost of maintenance and registration.

Read more