Safety, stability, improved turning radius and ease of coupling and uncoupling are among the many benefits of a truck’s fifth wheel, but this vital component requires regular maintenance to continue operating safely and effectively.
Load restraint is the core safety issue at the centre of every trucking business, yet it is still tarred by controversy and frustration. Read more
Commercial vehicles are the backbone of the transport and logistics industry. They are designed to work long hours, hauling significant loads. When the vehicle is down for repairs, it is not earning its keep. In reality, this downtime is lost income.
Back in 1959, the first Powauto PTOs were being manufactured at a factory in Gladesville, Sydney.
As drivers and operators, fuel, tyres and wheel balancing costs will dominate your expenditure, but you can significantly impact on these costs with balanced wheels, particularly when they are continuously balanced with every turn of the wheel.
Owners of four-wheel drive vehicles can always benefit from additional stopping power, whether towing, out on the tracks or for day-to-day driving.
In promoting transmission component reliability and longevity, proper lubrication is the key to a sound and effective maintenance program. Without effective lubricants at proper levels and temperatures, remaining maintenance procedures will not keep components functional.
Austyre is a leading private label brand that has been engineered in Australia for Australian roads and trucks for over 20 years. The Austyre truck tyre range is the product of local knowledge, strong Aussie support and a can-do attitude.
Global supplier of commercial vehicle suspensions, Hendrickson, has this month launched its COMPOSILITE EXS for the Australian market, an innovative next generation steerable lift-axle suspension system engineered for enhanced durability and performance.
Retruck Australia is a trusted and respected name in Australia and it has recently had a change of ownership.