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Why Flashing Lights Are the Least of Your Truck and Trailer Issues
Why Flashing Lights Are the Least of Your Truck and Trailer Issues

In a trucking group I am in some one recently asked the question:  “I have a few different style tractors in my fleet and on some of my soft side curtain trailers the top marker lights flash with the directional’s and four ways but only with some of the tractors.I have some drivers saying...

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Flashing Trailer Lights Are A Thing Of The Past

The purpose of the exterior lights on a semi-truck are safety.  When the lights are out or not working properly it opens potential for harm to the driver and other vehicles around them.  One of the biggest reasons for lights that are not working or are flashing off and on is a loose...

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Finding Sure Shims Just Got Easier
Finding Sure Shims Just Got Easier

With driver safety at the top of every company and driver’s list you will be pleased to know that you can now pick up sure shims in several truck stops across the U.S.  The next time you stop into a Love’s, Pilot, or Flying J to refuel or rest take a look on the shelves

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Reduce Truck Fire Risks
Reduce Truck Fire Risks

No doubt you have the 10-pound fire extinguish required by DOT and FMCSA aboard your truck at all times.  Now how well do you think that will protect you and your 80,000-pound truck from disaster if a fire should occur.  Chances are slim that your extinguisher will make the difference...

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3 Ways America Depends On Truckers
3 Ways America Depends On Truckers

The trucking industry is vital to every Americans way of life.  Not only does the industry employ thousands of people each year they provide crucial connections between where resources are produced and where they are ultimately consumed. The trucking industry delivers the raw materials to...

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