Articles

03Feb 2016

Preventing accidents can save you a lot of money. As drivers we are on the road often and need to try and travel safely. Making use of truck and trailer safety tips will help not only you as a truck driver but all your fellow road users too. Below are some truck and trailer safety […]

03Feb 2016

Electrical equipment refers to any machine that is powered by electricity it consists of a variety of electrical components. Trucks and trailers have a lot of electrical equipment to ensure that it functions properly. Electrical equipment available for trucks and trailers are as follows. The sterling waterproof alternator regulator converts from a constant voltage battery […]

05Oct 2015

Air brake equipment is used in large heavy vehicles, particularly those having multiple trailers which must be linked into the vehicle’s system, such as trucks, busses and trailers. They are used as an alternative to hydraulic brakes which are used on lighter vehicles such as cars. The system consists of service brakes, parking brakes, a […]

22Sep 2015

Buying a complete hardware brake kit will give you everything you need to get your brake system back into order. Knowing what you need when you have a problem should be easy with the correct kit. Braking systems consist of many components and the system as a whole can be described as a safety component […]

24Aug 2015

Jost is renowned in the trucking and trailer industry and has been the leading manufacturer of components for commercial vehicles. The Jost company started in 1952 with a strong belief in flexibility, technical know-how, entrepreneurial action and building a close relationship with its staff. The range of Jost equipment include Landing Legs, Fifth Wheel Couplings, […]

28Jul 2015

If you’re searching for a new or used truck and trailer, it’s likely you’ve seen air suspension on the standard or optional features list. It’s also likely you’ve heard negative remarks about the feature especially concerning its long-term reliability. Of course, winter is here, which means freezing temperatures, muddy roads and some slipping and sliding […]

16Jul 2015

Many truck owners are well aware of the benefits of quality trailer axles versus the generic type of axles but not many have heard of the Pro-Torq Axle. It was specifically designed to meet the need for trucks that travel long distances and for those that find themselves in rugged conditions. This newly designed trailer […]

16Jul 2015

Driving a truck may seem like a simple task to most people but it is a very intense and complex experience. Truck driving presents itself with many challenges and as a driver or truck owner you have to be knowledgeable in terms of the capability of your truck and its trailer. One of the areas […]

26May 2015

Searching for truck and trailer parts can be a daunting task because you don’t always know what you’re going to get. Will the part withstand the heavy wear of hauling a truck and trailer? How can you be sure that the parts you are purchasing are quality products? First of all, you need to purchase […]