You see them everywhere. Those big semi’s that seem to take up the entire road and always drive “way to slow.” Just a reminder, there are actual people inside those trucks! Truck drivers who dedicate their life to being on the road. Their responsibilities are making sure the clothing we wear, the produce we eat, and the vehicles we drive arrive at their destinations in time for us to purchase them. They, without a doubt, keep America moving!
Now the question is, do you want to be a part of the movement and become a truck driver?
Checklist for Winter Truck Maintenance
With the coldest months of winter upon us, it’s important to prepare your trucks for extreme cold temperatures. Extreme cold may impact the aftertreatment system heat management, which could impact the efficiency of your truck if not maintained properly.
The Importance Of Cleaning Diesel Filters
When was the last time you had your diesel particulate filter (DPF) or diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC) cleaned? If the answer is, “I don’t know” and your truck is newer than a 2007 model, it is time to visit a repair shop. If your diesel engine is newer than 2007, here are a few things you should know to extend your filter life and increase your fuel efficiency.
Why You Need a Valve Adjustment for Your Diesel Engine
A valve adjustment (sometimes also called an overhead) is vital to the health of your diesel engine to ensure proper combustion. This is often an overlooked task for proper engine maintenance; however, neglecting your valves could lead to a lot of unwanted hassles like loss of power and decreased fuel efficiency. Keeping a close eye on the valve lash can alert you to a problem before it leads to hefty repair costs for your diesel engine and a lot of unplanned downtime.
Service When And Where You Need It.
Mobile Truck Service brings OEM certified technicians to your location to help diagnose problems and perform truck repairs onsite.
If you’re like most fleet owners, you may be able to perform routine maintenance at your facility, but you probably don’t have an OEM certified technician or electronic diagnostic tools on hand for the more complex jobs. Whether you need emergency truck assistance or your fleet needs an annual repair, we are here to keep your truck on the road. Read the rest of this entry »
The winter months are fast approaching so it is vital that your truck is ready for the cold and any inclement weather. Here are some of the things you need to do to as part of your winterization process to make sure you stay safe and avoid high costs this winter.
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Peterbilt Model 579 Manufacturing Process
The Peterbilt 579 provides impressive aerodynamic performance and efficiency. These elements have made this truck one of the all-stars of the Peterbilt on-highway lineup. Everything starts with the Peterbilt 579 manufacturing process. This truck is carefully constructed to ensure the best quality. Take a look at this video showing the manufacturing process to learn more about how these trucks are made. Read the rest of this entry »
Peterbilt Bendix Factory Options
Peterbilt has introduced two new Bendix systems that will be available as factory options. The Peterbilt Bendix factory options will include a new Verajust LS slack adjuster and an Eversure spring break. Both of these systems are designed to maximize truck performance. Read the rest of this entry »