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Truckers Share What Their Day Is Like

by Phoebe Trilles on March 11, 2021

Image Source: Freepik A trucking career is not for everyone. But if you are well-prepared and knowledgeable about this job before starting, it can be an excellent career choice. Not only is it stable, but it can also provide you with a steady income and more room for growth since ... read more

Category: Trucking Stories

A Guide to Changing Oil on a Commercial Vehicle

by Phoebe Trilles on March 8, 2021

Do you start to hear knocking, rumbling, and even roaring sounds when you’re driving your vehicle? Is the oil change light on your vehicle’s dashboard illuminating? Are you getting a whiff of oil inside the cabin? If you answer yes to all of these questions, then it’s high time to ... read more

Category: Truck Repair

DIYer’s Guide: How to Replace a Flat Tire on Trucks

by Lyn Leoncito on March 4, 2021

Image Source: Pixabay Driving with a flat tire is not only unsafe, but it is also unlawful. The Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 393.75 states that “No motor vehicle shall be operated with a tire that is flat or has an audible leak.” Violation of this law could render a ... read more

Category: Truck Repair

Trucking Experts Tips on Staying Awake While Driving

by Alvin Ybañez on March 1, 2021

Image Source: Pixabay Long-haul trucking has its benefits, but it also comes with downsides. One such prominent drawback is the chronic lack of sleep and resulting fatigue among truck drivers. According to government statistics, driver fatigue is a factor in approximately 13 percent of large truck accidents in the United ... read more

Category: Trucking Stories

7 Mistakes Rookie Truckers Make and How to Avoid Them

by Lyn Leoncito on February 25, 2021

Image Source: Pexels No one can ever underestimate the job of a truck driver. While everyone else is sleeping, most truckers are hauling. And despite the challenges they have to face day in day out, these road warriors have to continue moving food and products to keep store shelves stocked. ... read more

Category: Tips and Tricks

Trucking 101: How to Choose the Best Truck Stop

by Phoebe Trilles on February 22, 2021

Long-haul truckers are expected to spend days or even weeks away from home, as the trip is too long to be made in a day. Because their job requires long hours behind the wheel, getting enough rest or sleep, taking regular breaks, and eating a healthy diet are crucial to ... read more

Category: Trucking Stories

How to Choose the Right LED Lighting for Your Heavy Duty Truck

by Alvin Ybañez on February 18, 2021

Image Source: Unsplash There are tons of upgrades available that you can use to trick out your truck, but one of the best investments you can make is with LED lights. Whether it is a set of floodlights or a dome light for your cab, replacing your truck's lights with ... read more

Category: Product Guides

Truckers Share What They Dread Happening While They are Behind the Wheel

by Phoebe Trilles on February 15, 2021

A lot of truckers enjoy their life on the road, but that does not mean that trucking as a career is easy. As a matter of fact, the life of a truck driver is filled with challenges that are unique to this profession. From irregular schedules and lack of home ... read more

Category: Trucking Stories

A Beginner’s Guide to Replacing Gladhand Seals

by Alvin Ybañez on February 11, 2021

It's now hard to find a truck or semi without a set of gladhands . An essential part of heavy duty air brake systems, gladhand couplers connect the air service and supply lines between the truck and the trailer. These couplers maintain the air pressure along the brake lines through ... read more

Category: Truck Repair

Buyers Products: Upholding the Integrity of American Craftsmanship

by Lyn Leoncito on February 8, 2021

When it comes to snow-removal equipment and a variety of truck and heavy equipment parts and accessories, no name could outshine the brand that has been with you season after season, year after year, and project after project— the Buyers Products . Born in the USA in 1946 as a ... read more

Category: Product Guides