getting ready for intelligent trailers
Braking, Diesel Workshop, EBS

Getting Ready for Intelligent Trailers

The trucking industry is now in the process of getting ready for intelligent trailers as a result of the upcoming …
top tech awards at the TMC
Diesel Workshop, News

Top Tech Awards at the TMC

This week saw the truck top tech awards at the TMC, the Castrol Vecton Awards Dinner, as part of the …
halving the time to change brake rotors
Diesel Workshop

Halving the Time to Change Brake Rotors

Every workshop is looking for solutions which save time on a task and no-one would walk away from halving the time to change brake rotors. Usually, if time can be saved it can also make the job safer and easier. That is certainly the case for workshops adopting the Brakemate System.
maintaining correct tyre pressure
Diesel Workshop

Maintaining Correct Tyre Pressure

There are many well understood benefits of maintaining correct tyre pressure. The air inside tyre provides internal forces necessary for …
gate based tyre pressure monitoring system
Diesel Workshop

Gate Based Tyre Pressure Monitoring System

Bridgestone launched a new gate based tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS) at the 2019 Brisbane Truck Show, designed to enhance …
how serious are we about fuel economy?
Diesel Workshop

The Diesel Storage Debate: Poly versus Steel

Now may be the time to run through the pros and cons to help in the diesel storage debate: poly …
Meritor brake shoe kits and drive heads  available as Meritor Genuine
Diesel Workshop

Meritor components available as Meritor Genuine

Customers familiar with the Meritor product offering  may have noticed subtle changes to packaging as the global axle and braking …
what’s Tru-Shu all about?
Diesel Workshop

What’s Tru-Shu All About?

Anyone visiting the Brisbane Truck Show earlier this year would have seen the scrum around the Tru-Shu stand and may …
maximising the life of components
Diesel Workshop

Maximising the Life of Components

Simple maintenance regimes and regular checks can be useful tools to an operator maximising the life of components. It is …
new converter dolly to hit the road
Diesel Workshop

New Converter Dolly to Hit the Road

Bob Woodward, Chief Engineer at the Australian Trucking Association tells about a new converter dolly to hit the road and …
getting wheel bearing adjustment right
Diesel Workshop

Getting Wheel Bearing Adjustment Right

Loose wheel bearings mean that not getting wheel bearing adjustment right can cause adverse effects such as; negative camber, irregular …