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CONTENTS / FEBRUARY 2020

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Impact of
regulations on
truck designs
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» O N T H E CO V E R
Vehicles

What's next in federal vehicle
emissions standards?

An overview of current federal regulations and
a look at where the industry could be headed in
the not-so-distant future.
» Heavy duty engine design improvements
in development
» What's up with low rolling resistance tires?
» Trailer technology to improve vehicle
efficiency
» What is a GEM?

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In The Bay

Technician tool support

Fleets must determine the best way to ensure
their technicians have the tools and equipment
they need to maintain a high degree of job
satisfaction and total shop productivity.

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New tooling
opportunities
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VIEWS FROM THE EXPERTS
44 Management

How do you know when to
replace a vehicle?
By Joel Levitt

Shop Operations

State of the Industry

SPRINGFIELD RESOURCES

A look at trends and challenges for the fleet
maintenance industry.

46 Economic Outlook
Won't get fooled again
By Robert Dieli

SPOTLIGHT ON...

MACKAY & COMPANY AND RDLB, INC.

38 Taking the extra step to
prevent wheel-offs

54 Guest Editorial

One fleet shares the implementation of
its standard operating procedures for
wheel end servicing.

Moisture in trailer brakes is
not just a nuisance
By Bill Peek
MPC PUBLISHING

40 Planning ahead for vehicle
cybersecurity threats
The before, during, and after of
protecting your fleet against a vehicle
data security breach.

A view of
the evolving
industry
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editor@VehicleServicePros.com

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

Letter from the Editor
Real-world views on parts,
service, and operations

48 Fleet Parts &
Components

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

 On the cover: Photo from baona | 470808050 | iStock

4 Fleet Maintenance | February 2020

51 Tools & Equipment
A roundup of the latest tool
and equipment offerings.

53 Classifieds



Fleet Maintenance

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Fleet Maintenance

Vehicles: What's Next in Federal Vehicle Emissions Standards?
In the Bay: Technician Tool Support
Shop Operations: State of the Industry
Taking the Extra Step to Prevent Wheel-offs
Planning Ahead for Vehicle Cybersecurity Threats
Management: How Do You Know When to Replace a Vehicle?
Economic Outlook: Won't Get Fooled Again
Letter from the Editor: Real-world Views on Parts, Service, and Operations
Tools & Equipment
Classifieds
Guest Editorial: Moisture in Trailer Brakes is Not Just a Nuisance
Hand & Specialty Tools Supplement
Specialty Hand Tools: The Problem Solvers
Time to Multitask
Get a Hold on Hand Tool Safety
Electric Vehicle Tool Set
Tool Review
Products
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Fleet Maintenance - Taking the Extra Step to Prevent Wheel-offs
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Fleet Maintenance - Planning Ahead for Vehicle Cybersecurity Threats
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Fleet Maintenance - Management: How Do You Know When to Replace a Vehicle?
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Fleet Maintenance - Economic Outlook: Won't Get Fooled Again
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Fleet Maintenance - Letter from the Editor: Real-world Views on Parts, Service, and Operations
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Fleet Maintenance - Tools & Equipment
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Fleet Maintenance - Classifieds
Fleet Maintenance - Guest Editorial: Moisture in Trailer Brakes is Not Just a Nuisance
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Fleet Maintenance - Hand & Specialty Tools Supplement
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Fleet Maintenance - Specialty Hand Tools: The Problem Solvers
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Fleet Maintenance - Time to Multitask
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Fleet Maintenance - Get a Hold on Hand Tool Safety
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Fleet Maintenance - Electric Vehicle Tool Set
Fleet Maintenance - Tool Review
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Fleet Maintenance - Products
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