- May 29, 2018
No matter where they’re installed, all fans have basically the same job – to keep things cool. If a fan in your home isn’t working properly, you’ll feel hot and uncomfortable. But if it’s a radiator fan on an engine that’s running over 200 F, you’ve got a much bigger problem.
- March 29, 2018
Brakes are one of the most important safety features in a heavy-duty truck driver’s arsenal. You rely on them to protect yourself – and other drivers – from harm on the road. But bad brakes are still one of the items most commonly tagged during roadside inspections, with more than 450,000 brake violations logged in 2017 alone.
- March 2, 2018
Air disc brakes are more resistant to corrosion than drum brakes, but they aren’t immune from it. In fact, broken return springs are to blame for more than 50 percent of all emergency brake failures. And in many cases, those return springs have been weakened by corrosion.
- February 27, 2018
As more OEMs turn to hydraulic linkage systems for new production trucks, fleet managers and owner operators are being presented with a problem – how to best identify and prevent premature clutch wear.
- November 28, 2017
Road Choice® has more than 300 radiator and charge air cooler (CAC) part numbers, which makes it the place to go to find the right fit for any vehicle in your fleet. But with so many options available, how can you be sure you’re choosing the right model?
- October 13, 2017
Shock absorbers are essential to your truck’s performance. Not only do they keep your tires connected to the road, but their vibration control protects other suspension components from premature wear, giving you a smoother ride. And worn shocks affect your stability, steering and ability to stop.