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Cummins Provides the Latest Technology in Recon Products

LOUISVILLE, KY– Demand for ReCon products continues to be strong in all Cummins global markets. To ensure customers have the latest emissions-capable products, Cummins continues to make the components and engines available as remanufactured products.

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Navistar Parts Introduces DoubleSix Custom Parts Line

LOUISVILLE, KY – An exclusive line of parts, from Navistar Parts, for the new International LoneStar was unveiled at the Mid-America Trucking Show.

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Midas Evolves as Fleet Services Provider

In 1956, Midas opened as a muffler repair shop. Today, the company offers a comprehensive commercial fleet services program using state-of-the-art Web-based technologies.

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Michelin Will Raise Commercial Tire Prices

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Michelin North America Inc. will raise prices on its Michelin and BFGoodrich brand commercial truck tires up to eight percent on Apr. 1.

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Andax Offers New Drip Shield

ST. MARYS, KS – Andax Industries LLC’s new Drip Shield allows users to put a shield down at a moment’s notice to create a barrier between leaking containers and the floor, counter, or work area.

Exception Reports, such as those provided by TireStamp,help fleets better manage fuel economy.

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High-Tech Solutions to Manage Tire CPM

With an effective tire monitoring system, fleets can lower operating costs, increase tire life, and improve driver safety.

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Dossier Software Users Group 20th Annual Meeting

BURLINGTON, N.J. – The Dossier User Group will hold its annual meeting on Apr. 30 and May 1 at Harrah’s Las Vegas. The Dossier Users Group is an independent organization of fleet professionals whose common interest is their use of Dossier maintenance management software from Arsenault Associates.

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Duraliner Van Panels Add Protection for Commercial Cargo Vans

LAPEER, MI – Durakon Industries, manufacturer of Duraliner bedliners, now sells Duraliner van panels for Ford, Chevy, GMC, and Dodge Sprinter cargo vans.

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CT State Bill Seeks to Exempt Parts and Labor Sales Tax

ALEXANDRIA, VA – TRALA-supported legislation to establish a sales tax exemption for maintenance and repair costs on trucks over 26,000 lbs. was introduced in the Connecticut Assembly on Feb. 14, 2008.

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Toyo to Raise Tire Prices March 1

CYPRESS, CA – Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. will increase its consumer and commercial tire prices up to 6 percent on March 1.

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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.
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