Articles by CCJ Staff

International offering 4-year Truck Powertrain Warranty on DuraStar

International is making available an Integrated Powertrain Warranty Package for DuraStar trucks equipped with Cummins ISB engines, an Eaton Procision transmission and Dana Spicer axles and driveshafts. Carl Webb, vice president and general manager, Medium-Duty ...

Purkeys’ single source for electrical add-ons

Purkeys’ Dual Shield is designed to simplify adding electrical devices to heavy-duty vehicles and protect the source that powers them. The Dual Shield provides a single source with multiple protected ...

Cummins adds two new torque ratings for ISX12

Cummins is adding two new torque ratings to its 450-hp ISX12, the company announced Thursday. The engines – featuring 450 hp with 1650 lb-ft of peak torque and 450 hp with ...

Raybestos launches truck and medium duty brake product line

Raybestos has introduced a truck and medium duty brake product developed for everyday heavy use situations and specifically designed for fleets using disc brakes from Class 1 hydraulics through Class 8 ...

Fumoto’s DEF drain valve

Fumoto’s DEF Valve is engineered to offer convenience and a mess-free experience when draining diesel exhaust fluid. The valve is made of stainless steel to help prevent corrosion and contamination, ...
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Optronics’ directional warning lamps

Optronics’ family of LED Directional Warning Lamps includes nine white and amber directional warning models designed for work trucks and maintenance and service vehicles. The lamps feature sonically welded, watertight ...

International offering full Bendix wheel-end package on range of heavy-duty trucks

International Trucks is now offering a full wheel-end bundle from Bendix on a range of its medium- and heavy-duty trucks. The Bendix bundle consists of the Bendix ADB22X air disc brake, ...

Eberspaecher’s engine pre-heater

Eberspaecher’s Hydronic S3 Economy engine pre-heater is engineered with compact dimensions and flexible installation options with optimized brackets for easier retrofitting in a variety of day cabs, sleepers, off-highway and ...

Peterbilt adds Bendix Wingman Fusion to Models 579, 567

Peterbilt Motors Company will begin offering Bendix Wingman Fusion, an advanced driver assistance safety system that includes lane departure warning, enhanced collision mitigation and in-lane object recognition, on Models 579 and ...

Hendrickson’s SOFTEK NXT suspension now an option on Pete models 579, 567

Hendrickson's SOFTEK NXT integrated monoleaf suspension and steer axle system is now an available option on both Peterbilt 579 and 567 set forward axle models. SOFTEK NXT highlights a new, integrated clamp ...

FinditParts hits corporate milestones

FinditParts celebrated multiple corporate milestones on Wednesday, announcing it has completed its sixth consecutive quarter with double-digit growth and now has six million parts cataloged on its website. “When we were ...

Annual brake inspection blitz set for September

Inspectors will be keying in on brake safety again this September when the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s Brake Safety Week takes place Sept. 11-17. Across North America, law enforcement agencies will ...

This week’s Great American Trucking Show to feature driver recruiting pavilion, CCJ Market Movers and more

The Great American Trucking Show is just a week away, and free registrations are still open online up until the day the show begins. The show will be held at the Kay ...

Volvo upgrading factory oil fill in new engines

Volvo Trucks North America will offer a new factory fill engine oil for its D11, D13 and D16 engines, which the company says not only meets Volvo's VDS-4.5 engine specifications ...

ToughTested’s wireless Bluetooth headset

ToughTested’s ProComm wireless Bluetooth headset is a ruggedized but flexible water- and dust-resistant neckband with earbud cords, a noise-cancelling microphone and external speakers. The neckband and earbud cords feature an ...