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CONTENTS / AUGUST 2019

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F E AT U R E S
18 VEHICLES

How to ensure optimum air
system performance

As today's commercial trucks rely
more on clean air to power various
systems and components, fleets must
step up efforts to prevent leaks, water,
oil, and other contaminants from
damaging the system.

22 IN THE BAY

» CO V E R S T O R Y

The ABCs of ADBs

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10 Do you know your TCO?

 On the cover: Photo courtesy of Southeastern Freight Lines

D E PA R T M E N T S
8 UPTIME

Is assessing cost-per-mile enough?

Understanding the benefits,
maintenance aspects, and
specification options of air disc brakes.

28 SHOP OPERATIONS

Understanding the full scope of how much each asset
costs to purchase and maintain can help to improve
and optimize vehicle lifecycles.
» Examples of asset groups for TCO

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The importance of managing
fluid dispensing in the shop
Fluid management systems can help
track and optimize fluid use.
» Choosing the right fluid
management system
» Innovative technology to
automate product replenishment

39 FLEET PARTS
& COMPONENTS

What's new in products for more
efficient fleet operation.

VIEWS FROM THE EXPERTS
34 TRAINING

Invest in the future
By George Arrants

K&D TECHNICAL INNOVATIONS

38 MANAGEMENT
Are you good at PM?
By Joel Levitt

SPRINGFIELD RESOURCES

42 TOOLS & EQUIPMENT
A roundup of the latest tool
and equipment offerings.

48 CLASSIFIEDS

Product and service offerings.

36 DIAGNOSTICS

50 GUEST EDITORIAL

VOYOMOTIVE

EBERSPAECHER

All scan tools are not created equal
By Robert Vogt

4 Fleet Maintenance | August 2019

Cold weather solutions for fleets
By Tom Stencil

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Fleet Maintenance

Uptime: Is assessing cost-per-mile enough?
Do you know your TCO?
Vehicles: How to ensure optimum air system performance
In the Bay: The ABCs of ADBs
Shop Operations: The importance of managing fluid dispensing in the shop
Training: Invest in the future
Diagnostics: All scan tools are not created equal
Management: Are you good at PM?
Fleet Parts & Components
Tools & Equipment
Guest Editorial: Cold weather solutions for fleets
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Fleet Maintenance - Uptime: Is assessing cost-per-mile enough?
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Fleet Maintenance - Do you know your TCO?
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Fleet Maintenance - Vehicles: How to ensure optimum air system performance
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Fleet Maintenance - In the Bay: The ABCs of ADBs
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Fleet Maintenance - Shop Operations: The importance of managing fluid dispensing in the shop
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Fleet Maintenance - Training: Invest in the future
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Fleet Maintenance - Diagnostics: All scan tools are not created equal
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Fleet Maintenance - Management: Are you good at PM?
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