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Recognizing Common Issues in Trailers: A Guide by Axle Weight and Type

Recognizing Common Issues in Trailers: A Guide by Axle Weight and Type

The role of trailers in facilitating various tasks across industries cannot be overstated. They are designed to accommodate a broad spectrum of loads, from the lightest of cargo to the heaviest of machinery. The key to maximizing the utility and lifespan of trailers lies in understanding their categorization based on axle weight and recognizing the critical need for regular inspections.

Rob W

Rob W

February 06, 2024

The Legendary 12-Valve Cummins: Unraveling a Mechanical Masterpiece

The Legendary 12-Valve Cummins: Unraveling a Mechanical Masterpiece

In the realm of diesel engines, few have garnered the respect and fierce loyalty that the 12-valve Cummins has. From its introduction in the late 1980s to its evolution into a cult classic, this engine represents a piece of modern mechanical folklore, prized for its simplicity, robustness, and adaptability.

Rob W

November 02, 2023

A Look Back At The Navistar T444E

A Look Back At The Navistar T444E

At ETR, we delve deep into the world of diesel engines on a daily basis. Last week we were focusing on the robust T444E. With hands-on experience, our team recently serviced a client's T444E, offering insights and expertise that only hands-on experience can provide. Meanwhile, our shop foreman trusts none other than the DT466 for his 24-hour service truck, a testament to its reliability. Join us as we journey back and explore the intricacies and reliability of the T444E, a true stalwart in the world of diesel engines.

Rob W

October 25, 2023

 Finding the Right Truck and Trailer Repair Shop

Finding the Right Truck and Trailer Repair Shop

ETR Truck and Trailer is Central Alberta's longest-running repair facility. We build relationships to give you the best service and keep you where you need to be to make your company successful...on the road.

Rob W

October 15, 2023

Medium-Duty Truck Comparison

Medium-Duty Truck Comparison

Comparing medium-duty trucks can be overwhelming. What's the difference between a class 6 and a class 7 truck? And what do you need to know when choosing the right one for your business? Don't worry, we're here to help. In this blog post, we'll break down the different classes of trucks and give you all the information you need to make an informed decision. Read on to learn more about medium-duty trucks!

Rob W

December 12, 2022

Commercial Vehicle Inspection Program in Alberta

Commercial Vehicle Inspection Program in Alberta

The commercial vehicle inspection program in Alberta is designed to ensure that all vehicles on the road are safe and compliant with provincial standards. Commercial vehicle inspectors conduct periodic inspections of trucks and other commercial vehicles to ensure they are in good working order. If you operate a truck or other commercial vehicle in Alberta, it's important to know about the inspection program and how it affects you. In this blog post, we'll give an overview of the program and what you need to do to keep your vehicles in compliance.

Rob W

December 12, 2022