6 Tips for $aving Fuel Costs while Cutting Emissions

It hardly came as a surprise to the trucking industry when the Obama administration recently (August 16) finalized new fuel economy standards for heavy-duty vehicles. The president made history in 2012 when he mandated the nation’s first-ever fuel-economy standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks. This latest round of requirements for vehicles that must cut their carbon…

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Tracer Products Earns Prestigious TEDA Award for Market Growth Achievement

Tracer Products, the automotive division of Spectronics Corporation, has earned the prestigious Tool & Equipment Distributors Associates (TEDA) 2015 President’s Award for Marketing & Growth Achievement. TEDA recognizes its vendor partners that achieved volume growth over the prior year and demonstrated their commitment to marketing. Tracer Products snagged this honor by growing its business lines an…

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Top 5 Mechanical Failures That Lead To Car Accidents

Mechanical failures are one of the most common causes of car accidents in the United States, most of which can be prevented with regularly scheduled maintenance appointments. In honor of National Safety Month,Tracerline would like to highlight the top five mechanical failures that lead to car accidents, and ways in which these problems can be…

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Using Fluorescent Dyes in Auto Repairs

Automotive leak detection using fluorescent dye. Since automotive systems require the circulation of refrigerant, oil, coolant, fuel, hydraulic fluid or automatic transmission fluid, sooner or later leaks are going to develop. Often these leaks are difficult to find with conventional leak detection methods until they result in expensive vehicle failure. For example, a small A/C…

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