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NEW ENGINES REQUIRE FINER FUEL FILTRATION

Tightening federal standards for truck emissions have led to higher pressure fuel systems, and that in turn, has increased the need for finer fuel filtration.  Fuel filters are now removing particules that are smaller than 1/10 the thickness of a human hair.  92 more words

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ENGINE AUTO START/STOP NOW AVAILABLE

KENWORTH is now offering an engine start/stop system on the T680.  The system will monitor a truck’s batteries state-of-charge and start the truck if the state-of-charge drops below a pre-defined level.  100 more words

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PREDICTIVE CRUISE CONTROL

KENWORTH now offers PREDICTIVE CRUISE CONTROL on the T680 and T880 models with both PACCAR and CUMMINS engines.  This system combines GPS technology with the cruise control feature we all are familiar with.  37 more words

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LYTX DRIVE CAM

KENWORTH announces the availability of PREWIRE for the LYTX DRIVECAM system.  The LYTX system provides recorded, or live-feed, video of the cab interior.  Documented driver behavior can provide invaluable information of your drivers actions leading up to an accident.  28 more words

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KENWORTH T880

When KENWORTH introduced the T880 in 2013 the truck was meant as an addition to the popular T800, not as a replacement.  In only 6 short months orders for the T880 had surpassed orders for the T800.  71 more words

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BRAKE LINING REPLACEMENT

Over the last few years the stopping distance for new trucks coming off the assembly line has been reduced to 225′.  Many changes have been made to the new trucks to achieve this shortened distance.  85 more words

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MERITOR MFS STEER AXLE

Kenworth is now standard with the new MERITOR MFS STEER AXLE on all class 8 trucks except the W900L and the C500.  This axle is available in 12,500#, 13,200#, 14,600#, AND 20,000#  ratings.  49 more words

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