Eric Brothers, Author at Fleet Equipment Magazine - Page 3 of 4
No-idling solutions for cab comfort

No-idling solutions save money and keep drivers comfortable.

Hybrid power on the road

The Kenworth T270 Class 6 hybrid truck is aimed at P & D operations and utilities

TLC* maintains an aging fleet

Hurricane Marine Transport Inc.’s Ian Fenberg saves fuel with engine software, super-wide tires and *tender loving care

Onboard Vehicle Systems

Fleets may benefit with telematics and next-generation scan tools

Tractor and trailer lighting

From headlamps to tail lights: upgrade or simply replace the bulbs you have now?

Putting theory into practice

“Preventive Maintenance is good in theory because it works in practice.”

Keys to tire management

A good program helps a fleet know its true cost-per-mile

Filtration advancements

Older vehicles can benefit from technology developed for newer engines, with benefits that include longer service intervals and reduced emissions

Optimizing Oil Drains

Base your decisions on a solid PM program and consider used oil analysis to determine additive depletion

Reman options

Today’s remanufactured parts provide cost-effective alternatives for fleets

Good maintenance planning is key

Dunbar Armored’s Doug White relies on organization and planning to keep his trucks mobile

Inspiring technicians to be the best

Rush Truck Centers’ top techs lasso honors in 2nd Annual Technician Skills Rodeo