Watch: The difference between air ride and leaf spring suspensions

Watch: The difference between air ride and leaf spring suspensions

There are two major styles of suspensions for heavy-duty trucks out there, air ride and leaf spring, and knowing the difference between the two can be important based on your application.

Treading into the world of heavy-duty truck tire retreads

Everything is meticulously checked to ensure that a tire not suitable for retreading doesn’t slip through the cracks.

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To see the benefits of retreading, multiple factors need to be taken into consideration to allow you to make the best decision for your fleet. There are a lot of tread patterns, applications, and environments that play a major role in performance outcome so let’s go over what you need to know before you tread into the world of retreading.

An overview of the TPMS and ATIS offerings

There is a wide variety of tire inflation technology available, both in TPMS and ATIS form. Let’s take a quick look at some of the offerings.

New ways to help your trucks maintain the proper tire pressure

Let’s take a look at some of the new products that are helping trucking companies get the most ROI out of their tires.

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Using the proper coolant is essential to protect engines

The solution is training. Anyone who may add coolant to a radiator needs to understand the type of coolant required by the vehicle and the danger of topping off with the wrong coolant.

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Manufacturers continue to roll out electric medium-duty trucks

Peterbilt, Kenworth, Navistar, Daimler, Freightliner and Cummins are a few of the companies making recent leaps in electric medium-duty truck development.

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Other Posts

Bulldog HD showcases new, improved Steering Dampener at HDAW 2023

Find Bulldog HD at Booth #441, during HDAW ’23 in Grapevine, TX.

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PRT Heavy Duty shows a complete line of shocks at HDAW

The company is also displaying multiple applications for medium-duty vehicles such as pickups and cargo vans.

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How to prioritize diesel engine fault codes

Knowing how to respond can help you keep your heavy-duty diesel engines in the best shape possible.