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These web sites on the Internet offer free access, except where indicated. Please use the Comments feature (above) to suggest additions, etc.

  • Allison Transmission Inc.
    Product information on commercial transmissions & electric drives, service & diagnostic tools. ©Allison Transmission Inc.
  • Allison Transmission Inc. videos on YouTube
  • Meritor
    Go to Customer Centre -> North America. Website offers Literature on Demand, Product information, Training modules, etc. ©ArvinMeritor.
  • Meritor Bullpen Online Training login page
    Set up your own free account to access MeritorTech web-based training. Topics include axles, brakes, drivelines, trailers, Meritor WABCO, etc. "Products" (service) & "Resources" tabs will take you to maintenance manuals, technical bulletins, & more. The "Training" tab & the "Online Training" button will take you to training modules on various topics (with text, images, voice-over and quizzes). The "Literature on Demand" button leads you to a variety of PDF documents that can be searched by subject.
  • Battery University
    Battery University™ is a free educational website that offers hands-on battery information to engineers, educators, media, students and battery users alike. The tutorials evaluate the advantages and limitations of battery chemistries, advise on best battery choice and suggest ways to extend battery life. (Source: website)

  • Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems
    Document library, product lists for Bendix active safety technologies, air brake charging, and control systems and components for medium- and heavy-duty trucks, tractors, trailers, buses, and other commercial vehicles throughout North America. © 2010 Bendix Commercial Vehicles Systems LLC
  • Daimler Trucks North America
    Overview of Freightliner & Western Star products. © Daimler Trucks North America LLC
  • Delco Remy
    Alternators & starters for heavy duty & off highway applications. Product support: engineering bulletins, installation & instruction sheets, order literature, technical assistance, etc.
    ©Delco Remy
  • Detroit Diesel
    Diesel engine manufacturer. Engines, drivetrains, parts described & illustrated. Its Media Center also provides product literature & videos. © Detroit Diesel Corporation.
  • Fifth Wheel (Fontaine)
    A competitor of Saf-Holland (Holland Hitch). Training, videos, and support on 5th wheels, trailer suspension systems, truck & bus suspensions, landing gear, coupling products, kingpins, liftgates, rollform & coupling products.
    ©Fontaine Fifth Wheel
  • Haldex
    Braking & hydraulic systems for trucks, trailers & buses; hydraulic lifting, drive & positioning for construction/farm machinery & forklift trucks; engines (fuel transfer, lubrication, cooling, emissions reduction)
    © Haldex
  • Hendrickson
    Suspension systems for trucks, tractors & trailers. Literature and technical information on products. © 2010 Hendrickson USA,
  • Maxxforce
    Diesel engines for a wide variety of International Truck & Engine Corporation brand applications in nearly every vehicle class in North America (including big bore engines). Literature - engine documents. A division of Navistar. © 2010 Navistar, Inc.
  • Navistar
    Overview of Navistar products.
  • Paccar
    Overview of Paccar products including Peterbilt & Kenworth products.
  • Prestolite Electrical
    Prestolite & Leece-Neville support for heavy, medium & light duty starters & alternators for trucks, cars, vans, buses, coaches, off-highway, agricultural, marine & industrial applications. And refridgeration equipment. ©Prestolite Electric Inc
  • Red Seal (Canada)
    Canada's Interprovincial Standards Red Seal Program for skilled workers: truck, heavy duty equipment, etc. Includes trade information, essential skills profile, exam counselling sheet, etc.

  • Roadranger
    Axle (steer & drive), brake, clutch, collision warning system, driveshaft, feet resource manager, hybrid power systems, lubrication, diagnostic tools, tire management, trailer products, transmission. "comprehensive". Eaton, Dana, Spicer, and others. "Comprehensive". © Eaton Corporation and Dana Limited
  • Saf-Holland (Holland Hitch, Binkley, Neway, Holland Group)
    Literature on 5th wheels, trailer suspension systems, truck & bus suspensions, landing gear, coupling products, kingpins, liftgates, rollform & coupling products. ©SAF-HOLLAND
  • Volvo Trucks
    Choose country (e.g. Canada). "Parts & Service" tab on top of screen offers general information. "Literature/Online Manuals" link (bottom screen) offers year and model-specific service information - some content is free, some is fee-based. This link also connects to "Online Service Information" - fee based - and "Online Courses" - also fee based. Students are encouraged to use the FREE content on this site.
  • ZF
    Service portfolio for driveline & chassis technology for buses, commercial vehicles, cars; axle systems, diagnostics, etc. © ZF Friedrichshafen AG

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