Category: Technology

Kenworth TruckTech+ Remote Diagnostics Available for Medium-Duty Models

Kenworth is bringing their TruckTech+ Remote Diagnostic system on their new line of medium-duty trucks. Using this system, drivers and fleet managers can cut down on service delays and catch problems early. This reduces operating costs and downtime.  TruckTech+ Remote Diagnostics provides real-time information on engine health to fleet managers and Kenworth dealers and lets [...]
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Electronic Logging Device Compliance Phase Begins December 18, 2017

Phase 2 of the FMCSA ELD (Electronic Logging Device) rules implementation is fast approaching. Beginning December 18, 2017, carriers and drivers subject to the rule must use ELDs that are self-certified and registered with FMCSA, or AOBRDs (Automatic On Board Recording Devices) that were installed prior to the December 18th deadline.

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PACCAR Automated Transmission Available October 2017

August 23, 2017, Bellevue, Washington – PACCAR is introducing the new PACCAR Automated Transmission, the lightest heavy-duty transmission for on-highway commercial vehicles. The PACCAR transmission is designed to complement the superior performance of PACCAR MX engines and PACCAR axles.
Kenworth and Peterbilt will begin offering the PACCAR Automated Transmission to North American customers in October 2017.

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