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Kurt Urban Performance Releases New LS Oil Adapter

COMMERCE, MI - Performance engines often require additional oil ports. The innovative new adapters from Kurt Urban Performance allow for an easy "bolt on" method of adding up to 4 external oil feeds to a GM LS Gen 3 or 4 engine.

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Mascoat Products Offers Thermal Insulating and Sound Damping Coating To Large Vehicle Manufacturers

HOUSTON - Mascoat Products, a thermal insulation and sound damping coating company, announces Delta T Automotive (DTA). The Delta T Automotive formula is an advanced, water-based composition of high-grade acrylic binders with air-filled insulating/reflective and sound-damping particles.

AMSOIL 15W-40

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AMSOIL Introduces Extended Life Synthetic 15W-40 Diesel Oil for CJ-4

SUPERIOR, WI - AMSOIL has introduced a new Premium API CJ-4 Synthetic 15W-40 Diesel Oil. The new oil is an upgrade to the company's most popular 15W-40 viscosity, now re-formulated for the 2007 CJ-4 specifications without sacrificing its extended service life.

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Cummins Filtration Announces Plans to Extend Distribution of Fleetguard Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) In North America

LOUISVILLE, KY - Cummins Filtration announced plans to extend availability and offering of Fleetguard Diesel Exhaust Fluid to support all customer requirements for 2010 Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)-equipped engines.

AMSOIL 5W-40

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AMSOIL Introduces Fuel Efficient, Extended Life Synthetic 5W-40 Premium Diesel Oil

SUPERIOR, WI - AMSOIL Inc., upgraded its Premium API CJ-4 Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Oil for extended service life highlighting documented fuel efficiency benefits.

Articles

How to Select A Medium-Duty Truck Transmission

Determining the right transmission for work trucks is based not only on the truck application, but also the right combination of OEM product specifications, including horsepower and torque.

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Fleet Car Maintenance Costs Increase 5% in 2008

Replacement tire costs rose 5 percent and labor rates increased 3-4 percent in 2008-CY. Although extended OEM warranties protect powertrains against catastrophic failures, expanded maintenance requirements may increase cost.

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J. J. Keller Introduces Online Vehicle Maintenance Application

NEENAH, WI – Maintenance Manager Online provides a central place to schedule and record common maintenance, report on repair orders, schedule mechanics, and track inventory of vehicle parts.

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Navistar’s Launches Partsmart Value Line

WARRENVILLE, IL – In response to the tough economic times, Navistar is launching a new value line, private label brand of truck parts aimed at cost-conscious truck owners.

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Mohawk Lifts Announces New Mobile Jack Stands

AMSTERDAM, NY – Mohawk Lifts has announced the certification of their low, medium, and full height Mobile Jacks Stands, which have been ETL certified to pass ANSI/PALD standards.

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USEFUL WHITEPAPERS
Is Your Oil Filter Short Changing Your Engine's Protection?
Fleets have a choice when it comes to oil filter technology. Conventional filters are less expensive, but have several fundamental flaws, while reusable filters use better methods and materials to ensure that oil lubricates the engine effectively and efficiently and, potentially, reduce long-term cost.
How Auto Parts Can Be A Fleet's Next Cost Savings Center
Fleets are under ever-increasing pressure to cut costs. A fleet parts provider can help turn maintenance from an expense to a cost savings center by saving fleets up to 35% and sometimes more on OEM parts.
Automating Common or Tedious Fleet Management Tasks
Automating common or tedious fleet management tasks is the next best thing to being on call 24/7. It doesn’t take you out of the equation. Rather, automating helps you cut costs without error and oversights… without having to make every call.
The Impact of Mobile on Fleet
Five ways you should be using mobile technology to improve your fleet.
The Process of Turning Maintenance Data Into Actionable Information
Maintenance providers can help fleets gather crucial maintenance data and integrate it into the entire data stream to create intelligence that will improve operations.
Dollars and Cents of Engine Calibration (Infographic)
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