Overdrive Magazine

June 2019

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June 2019 | Overdrive | 45 JACOBS VEHICLE SYSTEMS announced its 5783A engine brake is standard equipment on International's A26 engine and comes factor y-installed on LT Series long- haul vehicles, RH Series regional-haul vehicles and HV and HX Series severe - ser vice vehicles. The 5783A is engi- neered for increased foundation brake life and improved driveability. NEW CHROME customization options for the Kenwor th W990 are avail- able through the Paccar Par ts line of Kenwor th accessories. Customers can select from over 80 chrome and lighting options, as well as over 430 bumper options. Chrome and polished components include grille deflectors, bug deflectors and door window shades. Lighted chrome options include air intake accents, exhaust aero shield illumination and under- cab and under-sleeper lighting. FLEETPRIDE OFFERS the latest EZ Oil Drain Valve with Optional Hose Connectors. The valve is engineered to replace an existing drain plug to facilitate faster, cleaner and easier oil changes without additional tools. C ARRIER TRANSICOLD 'S free Carrier Transicold Dealers app now covers more than 300 dealerships across the Americas and offers multilanguage suppor t in English, French, Spanish and Por tuguese. The app's look and feel has been modernized to make it more intuitive to use, with access to more operator manuals for current and legac y Carrier Transicold truck and trailer refrigeration systems, heating systems and auxiliar y power units. Idle reduction alert system Idle Smart has added SmartAlert to its customer dashboard for remote management of idle reduction. SmartAlert provides proactive notifica- tions based on user preferences to help minimize maintenance intervals and maximize vehicle uptime. Features include perfor- mance monitoring for all original equipment and aftermarket battery auxiliary power unit systems, configurable performance thresholds and metrics for all features, notifica- tion of fault codes and operational errors. idlesmart.com, 913-744-4357 Sliding vane pump Blackmer's SX1B-DEF Series Sliding Vane Pump is designed to meet the handling requirements of diesel exhaust fluid, with all its materials either DEF-approved or -tested to ensure there is no DEF contamination or leeching. The SX1B-DEF provides flow-rate options ranging from 10 to 250 gpm and has a compact design suited for truck mounting and refueling or tote applications. Both 12- and 110-volt motor options are available. The 110-volt version is available with a 50- and 60-Hz dual-rated motor. psgdover.com, 616-241-1611 Steer tire Bridgestone Americas' R284 Ecopia steer tire is designed for improved fuel economy and treadwear in long-haul and regional service. The tread compound helps lengthen wear life, while the NanoPro-Tech polymer technology helps reduce rolling resistance. Bridgestone's IntelliShape sidewall features a slim bead to help reduce tire weight and further minimize roll- ing resistance, and the proprietary Fuel Saver Sidewall compound works with NanoPro-Tech to help reduce energy loss. Equalizer Ribs also are incorporated into the tread to help absorb irregular wear and promote higher removal mileage. commercial.bridgestone.com, 844-858-4737

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