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PACCAR Parts breaks ground on Louisville parts distribution center

PACCAR Parts recently broke ground on its new parts distribution center (PDC) in Louisville, Kentucky. The company says new 260,000-sq.-ft. PDC will increase parts availability for dealers and customers in the central, mid-Atlantic and southeastern regions of the U.S. and provide parts capacity to support new truck and engine models. The distribution center will be

PACCAR Parts releases new TRP all-makes grilles

PACCAR Parts is expanding its line of TRP all-makes grilles with two new grilles for trucks and buses. The company says TRP all-makes grilles include mounting hardware and a bug screen. The grilles are made from high-impact resistant plastic that allows them to perform in demanding environments, the company says. TRP all-makes grilles come with

PACCAR Genuine releases new air filters

PACCAR Parts has released a new line of PACCAR Genuine air filters, an Original Equipment (OE) first-fit part installed at the factory on Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks. One of the key features of the new PowerCore blue media PACCAR Genuine air filters is lower initial restriction, the company says, adding that it provides better fuel

TRP names Store of the Year

PACCAR Parts recognized TRP Sauk Rapids of Allstate Peterbilt Group in Sauk Rapids, Minn. as the 2020 Global TRP Store of the Year. TRP is PACCAR Parts’ brand of aftermarket replacement parts for all makes of trucks, trailers and buses, and includes 235 stores in 42 countries around the world. TRP Sauk Rapids is located

PACCAR Parts names 2021 Peterbilt Parts Council

PACCAR Parts has announced the 2021 Peterbilt Parts Council. The council partners with PACCAR Parts to empower Peterbilt dealerships across the U.S. and Canada to pursue successful business development opportunities, maximize customer uptime and provide the highest quality customer service, according to the company. The members of the 2021 council are: Chairman – Mike Beeghly,

Kenworth names 2021 Parts Council

Kenworth Truck Co. has named its 2021 Kenworth Parts Council. Parts directors and managers from Kenworth dealerships in the U.S. and Canada serve on the council, which focuses on further enhancing parts quality and customer support for truck operators and fleets. PACCAR Parts supports Kenworth dealerships in its efforts to expedite repairs and increase customer

PACCAR Parts introduces charging stations for all electric vehicles

PACCAR Parts is introducing new electric vehicle charging stations to support the global launch of electric vehicles (EVs). The company says the chargers are designed to be compatible with Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF electric trucks and work for other EV commercial vehicles. Customers can purchase the chargers from Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF dealers and TRP

PACCAR Parts opens parts distribution center in Brazil

PACCAR Parts has opened a new 163,000-sq. ft. Parts Distribution Center (PDC) in Ponta Grossa, Brazil. The facility became operational in May and serves all dealerships across Brazil. The new distribution center has six times the capacity of the facility it replaces and is the latest addition to the PACCAR Parts global distribution network, which

PACCAR Parts opens new parts distribution center in Las Vegas

PACCAR Parts announced the opening of a new 250,000-sq-ft parts distribution center (PDC) in Las Vegas. The facility, which includes a 20,000 sq-ft small parts mezzanine, became operational in May and has increased parts availability and uptime to dealers and customers. This PDC serves 95 Kenworth, Peterbilt and TRP locations in the Southwest United States

The keys to aftertreatment system reliability and performance

As primary components of diesel engine aftertreatment systems, diesel particulate filters (DPF) and diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) filters require routine maintenance. “Every maintenance program should ensure these components are serviced at the OEM recommended intervals,” says Jason Johnson, director of aftermarket at PACCAR. “Drivers should also receive comprehensive training on how the aftertreatment system is

PACCAR Parts celebrates Toronto distribution center grand opening

PACCAR Parts celebrated its grand opening of a new 160,000 square-foot parts distribution center (PDC) in Toronto, Ontario on March 20.

PACCAR Parts opens parts distribution center in Toronto

PACCAR Parts has opened a new 160,000-sq. ft. parts distribution center (PDC) in Toronto, Ontario. The facility officially opened on Oct. 22 and will increase parts availability and maximize uptime for PACCAR Parts customers across eastern Canada, the company says. It is the 18th PACCAR Parts PDC location. The facility features technologies such as voice-activated