Wiring to Blame in North Carolina School Bus Fires

Checks on all North Carolina school buses are recommended as an investigation concludes that engine wiring was the cause in two school bus fires in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) district last year. 

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MAHLE Service Solutions Showcase Full Product Portfolio in New Heavy Duty Aftermarket Catalog

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – MAHLE Service Solutions has introduced its 2018 “Commercial Vehicle Service Tool and Equipment Product” catalog (No. MSS-HD-18). The new catalog, published for the first time, highlights the company’s full portfolio of heavy duty products and includes product information on its ShopPRO, TechPRO HD®, ArcticPRO® and FluidPRO® line of products for the heavy duty aftermarket.

New Cummins Westport Natgas Engines Meet Low NOx

 

The model-year 2018 Cummins Westport B6.7N natural gas engine for school bus applications meet the lowest optional standards for oxides of nitrogen (NOx) emission, the company announced.

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PowerPro Series of Heavy Duty Starter Motors Expands with New PowerPro 7.5 24V, 7.5kW Model from Leece-Neville

 

NOVI, Mich. -- Prestolite Electric has launched the PowerPro 7.5, an all-new 24V, 7.5kW starter motor as part of the premium PowerPro family of replacement starters from Leece-Neville® Heavy Duty Systems. Designed for use in diesel engines up to 16L, the new in-line, gear reduction starter offers industry-leading starting performance at a favorable price.

Think You Know Diesel? Think Again

New federal emissions standards ratings released this year for school bus engines reveal that all fuels, including diesel, are now much cleaner with emissions falling well below EPA emissions standards.