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Peterbilt Continues Used Truck Leadership Peterbilt is excited to announce the election of Anthony Gansle, Peterbilt’s Director of Marketing and Sales Administration, to the Used Truck Association (UTA) Board of Directors. Peterbilt is an active participant in the Used Truck Industry, and with the UTA, including organizational sponsorship, facilitating plant tours for its members, and educational webinars on emerging technologies. “Peterbilt has been a strong supporter of the UTA through its active participation, sponsorship and service,” said Gansle. “Being a member of the UTA is an important part of the overall business of Peterbilt. It gives us an opportunity to educate the used truck community on vehicles and new technologies that will be coming to the
used market. It also allows us to receive feedback on specifications and concerns specific to the used truck market. As a member of the Board of Directors, we will have an opportunity to serve the association to a greater extent.” Peterbilt’s leadership extends beyond the UTA. Peterbilt established its Used Truck Dealer Council in early 2015, launched the Red Oval Certified PreOwned Truck program later in 2015, and announced the PACCAR Engine PreOwned Warranty in 2016. Peterbilt’s Red Oval Certified Pre-Owned Truck program provides low mileage, highly reliable trucks to the used truck buyer through its 150 point inspection and reconditioning, a standard 1 year and 125,000 mile PACCAR Engine Pre-Owned Warranty,
Detroit Diesel To Expand Driveline Product Portfolio Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing LLC (Detroit Reman) is acquiring the U.S. and Canadian business operations of Mascot Truck Parts, a leading provider of remanufactured driveline components for the heavy and medium Duty truck aftermarket in the U.S. and Canada. Detroit Reman is extremely excited to be able to announce this acquisition, as it continues to
grow its product offerings and be the leader in heavy duty remanufacturing. By adding Mascot Truck Parts to its portfolio, Detroit Reman is strengthening its commitment to a superior customer experience in the driveline aftermarket. “Mascot is a great fit for us, both in terms of product and distribution,” stated Sanjiv Khurana, president Detroit Reman. “Mascot’s
and other PACCAR Financial and Parts benefits. Gansle added, “Peterbilt’s used truck customers value a like-new Peterbilt truck and the confidence the PACCAR Warranty provides. Since the launch of our Red Oval CPO Program in 2015, we have more than 500 satisfied and repeat customers.” Peterbilt Motors Company, located in Denton, Texas, has a global reputation for superior quality, industry leading design, innovative engineering and fuel efficient solutions, and is recognized as the “Class” of the industry. Peterbilt provides a comprehensive array of aftermarket support programs through its 350-plus North American dealer locations that complement its full lineup of on-highway, vocational and medium portfolio complements our driveline products. We will also be able to leverage Mascot’s national footprint to offer a better customer experience and a faster turnaround time for our customers.” “We are excited about this alliance. With Detroit Reman we will have the opportunity to enhance our level of service through inventory improvements for all our customers,” stated Bill Statham, president of Mascot Truck Parts. Mascot Truck Parts will continue all operations and functions and support all customers from its Reman-
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ter; and Kenworth Power Management; among other pertinent topics. Instructional topics will be added to the series as new options and technologies are introduced. The video series is currently available on the Kenworth Truck Co. You-
Anthony Gansle duty products, including alternative fuel vehicles. Peterbilt offers industry leading service and support, including SmartLINQ connected truck technologies, expedited Rapid Check diagnostic services, the Red Oval certified used truck program, automated parts inventory replenishment and 24/7 complimentary Customer Assistance through 1-800-4-Peterbilt. For more information about Peterbilt, visit www. peterbilt.com. Peterbilt is a PACCAR Company, traded publicly on the NASDAQ as PCAR. b Source: Peterbilt ufacturing Centers of Excellence in Plainfield, IN and Mississauga, ON. Mascot Truck Parts will continue shipping within 24 hours from its 28 logistic centers in North America. Improving on this already robust distribution will be a top business priority. Detroit Reman and Mascot Truck Parts are both committed to the remanufacturing value proposition: a lower cost of ownership for their customers and a more sustainable business model for the environment. b Source: Detroit Diesel
Tube channel. The videos will be coming soon to the popular Kenworth Essentials App, which can be downloaded to smartphones and tablets from the Apple Store or Google Play Store by searching on “Kenworth”. b Source: Kenworth
Peterbilt Introduces New Bendix Slack Adjusters And Spring Brakes Peterbilt is pleased to announce the availability of the Bendix Versajust LS slack adjuster and the Bendix Eversure spring brake as factory options. The Bendix Versajust LS is a link-style automatic slack adjuster that can extend lining life by up to 16% and drum life by up to 30%. The Versajust LS is designed to significantly reduce brake maintenance and minimize the risk of dragging brakes. The slack adjuster is covered by a standard 6-year/1.0M mile warranty. The Bendix Eversure spring brake offers the potential for increased payload, better fuel economy and lower cost of operation. The Eversure unit is equipped with one of the lightest chambers on the North American market, saving up to 8 lbs. per tandem axle. The recently enhanced No Touch Power Spring design eliminates coil clash, while an increased power spring shut height reduces stresses on the spring and allows the brake to maintain its force output over time. The Versajust slack adjusters and Eversure spring brakes are available for both steer and
drive axles on the Peterbilt Models 579, 567, 520, 389, 367 and 365 as well as in Model 579 and 389 glider kits. Page Two / New Bendix Slack Adjusters and Spring Brakes Peterbilt provides a comprehensive array of aftermarket support programs through its 350-plus North American dealer locations that complement its full line-up of on-highway, vocational and medium duty products, including alternative fuel vehicles. Peterbilt offers industry leading service and support, including SmartLINQ remote diagnostics, preventive maintenance plans, expedited Rapid Check diagnostic services, automated parts inventory replenishment and 24/7 complimentary Customer Assistance through 1-800-4-Peterbilt. Peterbilt also offers certified pre-owned trucks through the Red Oval Certified Pre-Owned program. For more information about Peterbilt, visit www. peterbilt.com. Peterbilt is a PACCAR Company, traded publicly on the NASDAQ as PCAR. b Source: Peterbilt
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