five tips to fit an air filter

Five Tips to Fit an Air Filter 

If you want your engine to have a long and reliable life, then good air filtration is essential, using these five tips to fit an air filter will be invaluable in this regard. There are four essential criteria in air filter design: quality, efficiency, capacity and restriction. In this article, we’ll discuss quality.

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a female reached the finals for the first time

A Female Reached the Final for the First Time

Recently, at the Hino Hino National Skills Contest, a female reached the finals for the first time, as the sales, parts and service people competed, showing off their skills in servicing trucks, identifying parts and selling them.

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service matters

Service Matters

With a new Dealer Principal and Service Manager onboard, and a body fabrication section up and running, Brisbane Iveco is now a one stop shop, with a belief service matters it is well placed to offer a complete turn-key package to its customers. After having a wander through the workshop, Paul Matthei was introduced to the new Service Manager, David Berzins, who has an extensive background in the automotive industry dating back some 28 years.

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conventional wheel end lateral end clearance

Conventional Wheel End Lateral End Clearance

The trailer industry now has a large variety of wheel ends to cater for varying conditions and budgets and conventional wheel end lateral end clearance can be an issue. It is important to identify which wheel end you have, to ensure the correct procedure is followed.  This article concentrates on the critical details of a conventional wheel end and the importance of wheel end bearing end clearance on wheel end life.

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new Gold Coast Isuzu facility

New Gold Coast Isuzu Facility

Situated on the service road east of the M1, the new Gold Coast Isuzu facility has arguably the best exposure of any truck dealership on the Gold Coast. Some 140,000 vehicles pass by each and every day and the resplendent lighting and signage is certainly a sight to behold, particularly at night. Crucially, access from the motorway either north or southbound couldn’t be easier, taking little more than a couple of minutes. 

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two of its toughest couplings yet

Two of its Toughest Couplings Yet

Tow coupling specialist V. Orlandi has been involved in extensive field trials in Western Australia on tow couplings, to come up with two of its toughest couplings yet. Working with Cropline, a bulk haulage company, V. Orlandi has come up with a design with significantly reduced wear and a longer service life. 

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showing off their skills

Showing Off Their Skills

Recently, as Hino sales, parts and service people competed to reach the Hino National Skills Contest, showing off their skills in servicing trucks, identifying parts and selling them, a female reached the finals for the first time.

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servicing major fleet customers

Servicing Major Fleet Customers

Bridgestone Australia is overhauling its way of servicing major fleet customers with the widespread implementation of its locally developed B Mobile platform technology. 

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advanced lubricant range

Advanced Lubricant Range

Over 130 top executives from Australia’s leading Mining, Transport and Agricultural companies attended the launch of Sinopec’s most advanced lubricant range, held at Perth’s 5-Star Westin Hotel.

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top technical night

Top Technical Night

At the Australian trucking industry’s top technical night, two of its most outstanding technical contributors received well deserved awards. At the Castrol Vecton Awards Dinner in Melbourne, the social event which forms part of the Australian Trucking Association’s 2018 Technology and Maintenance Conference, the Craig Roseneder and the ATA Technical Achievement Awards were announced and presented.

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