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Daimler Trucks North America opens new parts distribution center in Iowa

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has opened a new parts distribution center in Grimes, Iowa. Located at 1000 SE 19th Street, the Grimes parts distribution center is situated just west of Des Moines. “Uptime is critical to our customers’ business and having the right part at the right time is essential to achieve a 24-hour

HDA Truck Pride to offer air disc brake pads

HDA Truck Pride announced the addition of air disc brake pads to its private label offering. HDA Truck Pride says that the air disc brake offering addresses the demands of its customers as the market evolves. HDA provides drum brake shoes and kits ranging from 20K, 23K, and 25K pound GAWR coverage along with the new

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HDA Truck Pride adds Dinex Emission as supplier partner

HDA Truck Pride announced that it has added Dinex Emission Inc. as a supplier partner. Headquartered in Denmark, Dinex Group operates 20 companies in 16 different countries, and is a manufacturer of innovative engineered exhaust and emission control products for the heavy-duty diesel and gas engine industry. “Dinex enhances our members capability of servicing the

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The heavy-duty aftermarket is not an afterthought

Sky-high shipping expectations, on-time product delivery, ever-changing logistics demands and evolving technology-infused solutions are all challenges that face the heavy-duty aftermarket. Let’s face it: People bring their personal online shopping experiences into the office, demanding free two-day shipping and superior customer service. It’s no wonder that aftermarket providers have been inspired by Amazon’s focus on

Meritor announces new lineup of aftermarket brands for every stage of vehicle lifecycle

Meritor Inc. announced that it will offer a more complete product portfolio with distinct aftermarket brands that includes multiple price points designed to meet customer requirements regardless of the vehicle lifecycle stage. All Meritor Aftermarket parts brands are Meritor engineering-approved to meet the right performance specs at the right price points throughout the entire lifecycle

Meritor launches aftermarket air spring product line

Meritor Inc. announced the launch of a new line of aftermarket air springs to cover a wide range of commercial vehicle applications. Meritor said its air springs are engineered to accommodate higher load-carrying capacities, deliver improved road handling and offer more protection to drivers and cargo from shocks and vibrations. “The springs are made with robust

Haldex ModulT air disc brake now offered by Hendrickson

Hendrickson has recently added the Haldex ModulT air disc brake as a product offering for trailer applications. Features of the Haldex Air Disc Brake ModulT, according to the company, include: Features a unique combination of low weight and high performance for a broad field of applications. The single-tappet mechanism provides excellent pressure distribution. The result

Haldex partners with OptiCat to provide standardized electronic product information

  Haldex has announced a partnership with OptiCat to provide standardized electronic detailed product information. Haldex says that working with OptiCat gives it the ability has the ability to provide updated data in a standardized format for customers. Haldex says this initiative will provide customers with consistency of quality data, custom templates for custom data formatting,

Haldex partners with Fras-le to offer air disc brake pad repair kits

Haldex is now offering a full line of all-makes air disc brake (ADB) pad repair kits for its North American customers through a joint sales and marketing partnership with Fras-le, which is part of the Randon Companies group. Through this co-brand agreement, Haldex will market products under the “Midland” brand and assume the primary sales,

HDDA: Heavy Duty unveils new strategic plan

HDDA: Heavy Duty, a community of the Auto Care Association, has unveiled its new strategic plan. Prompted by industry evolution, HDDA’s advisory board—which consists of leaders of aftermarket companies such as Vipar Heavy Duty, Erie DriveTrain, FleetPride, SKF and more—defined their challenges in the marketplace and outlined what support the industry needs to fuel the

Bendix offers remanufactured brake shoe

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems is offering a remanufactured brake shoe with the same friction and coating specs on its original equipment (OE) brake shoe, as well as an extended, five-year warranty against rust jacking. The warranty matches that which Bendix offers on its OE shoes. To help vehicle operators maintain performance of RSD-equipped vehicles (those

Denso announces enhancements to its DPF program

  Denso Products and Services Americas Inc., an affiliate of the Denso Corp., has announced improvements to its PowerEdge Diesel Aftertreatment Program. Key among the changes is expanded coverage for diesel particular filters (DPFs) and, coming this spring, full coverage for diesel oxidation catalysts (DOCs). Denso is also adding a medium-duty DPF/doc program with coverage