Hunter says the twin-steer capability of its WinAlign system makes it easier for technicians to do the job error-free.

Hunter Uses Six Sensors for Twin-Steer Alignments

Hunter Engineering Co.’s WinAlign HD alignment system can now measure and align twin-steer vehicles. Two sensors on the reference (rear) axle and two sensors on each steering axle ensure they are timed to turn at the exact same rate while simultaneously ensuring parallelism.


TIA Updates Its Commercial Tire Service Program

The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has issued an update to its Certified Commercial Tire Service (CTS) Program. The Association has mailed out 10,000 copies of the updated manual to dealers and its 800 certified CTS instructors.

Cooper's RM332 WB is backed by a Roadmaster warranty that offers two retreads within six years.

Cooper Expands Roadmaster Line With Wide Base Tire

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. is adding to its Roadmaster line of commercial tires with the RM332 WB heavy-duty wide base tire in size 425/65R22.5. The RM332 WB is designed for the steer axle in mixed service applications.

Triangle Chairman Yuhua Ding told attendees the company is creating higher value for the market through R&D, manufacturing, and marketing.

Triangle Celebrates 40 Years and Looks to the U.S. Market

Triangle Group celebrated its 40th anniversary on April 8 in Shanghai, China, with a day-long conference. The Weihai City-based company hosted around 500 people. The attendees included Chinese government officials, employees from around the world, suppliers, customers, and yes, Modern Tire Dealer.


U.S. Determines Final OTR Tariffs from 2013-14

The U.S. Department of Commerce has changed its mind, sort of, on the tariffs imposed on OTR tires imported from China from Sept. 1, 2013, through Aug. 31, 2014. The six exporters involved are still required to pay the tariffs, but they are not as high.


TGI Names Roitman VP of Category Sales

Tire Group International LLC (TGI) has appointed Lito Roitman to vice president of category sales. In this role, Roitman joins the international sales team to focus on global expansion efforts of agricultural, off-the-road and industrial segments, as well as delivering training, continuing education, and market support.

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