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Magnum by MSI adds heavy-duty gaskets

MSI (Modern Silicone Technologies Inc.), a supplier of heavy-duty gaskets to OEMs and major aftermarket brands, is now serving the aftermarket directly with its Magnum brand.

WABCO to supply air compression technology

WABCO Holdings Inc. announced it plans to introduce its c-comp compressor with integrated clutch to the North American market in 2013.

Idle Smart makes next generation idle reduction solution available

The availability of a next generation patented idle reduction solution has been announced by Idle Smart. The automatic start-stop system powered by Idle Smart Fuel Optimization Software includes enhanced features.

Volvo Trucks reveals proprietary D13-LNG engine, new D13 rating

A prototype D13-LNG engine, the first integrated natural gas solution for the North American market from Volvo Trucks, has been unveiled in a Volvo VNL day cab model.

Horton introduces fully variable fan drive

The Modulator RCV250 Fully Variable Fan Drive from Horton is an integrated belt-driven fan drive engineered to turn larger fans that require higher torque. Available this summer, the RCV250 is compatible with Horton’s WindMaster Revolution fans.

Mack introduces new generation MP8 engine

The newest member of the Econodyne engine product line for on-highway customers from Mack Trucks is the MP8 Econodyne+ engine. The 13-liter rated at 505 HP and 1,860 ft.-lb. of torque is available in Pinnacle models.

Jacobs develops engine brake for Volvo medium-duty diesel

A three-year collaboration between Jacobs Vehicle Systems and Volvo has resulted in an engine brake for the new Volvo 7.7L engine. The Jacobs Engine Brake will be offered as optional equipment and will be available in Europe beginning in early 2013 and then offered on a global basis.

Special report: coolant systems

What fleets need to know about properly maintaining cooling systems to protect today’s engines.