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  • Cabin Air Filters Help You Breathe Easy

    Cabin Air Filters Help You Breathe Easy Work trucks are often exposed to extremely dusty operating conditions. However, owners of newer trucks may have noticed that the air conditioning system seems to do a great job at keeping the dust out of the cab. There’s a good reason for the cleaner air in the cab, […]

  • Print the Spec Tables You Need

    Tractor-Trailer.net or Medium-Truck.net How to Print the Spec Tables You Need Sometimes, all you really need to complete a job are the specifications. However, trying to remember the specifications on the way back to the job after looking them up can be a challenge. Was that torque specification 20 ft. lbs. or 20 in. lbs.? Granted, you […]

  • Find Your Truck Engine

    Find Your Engine in Tractor-Trailer.net Are you in a hurry to find some information for the engine on your truck? There is a quick way to locate troubleshooting or mechanical information for every engine covered in Tractor-Trailer.net. Log in and follow the steps below for your own vehicle (we use a 1990 Kenworth in this example): 1) Under “Vehicle Type,” enter “Truck.” […]

  • It’s a Snap to Work on Multiple Trucks

    It’s a Snap to Work on Multiple Trucks in Repair-Connect.net Few shops work on one truck at a time. So having multiple technicians accessing different code data on multiple trucks can be cumbersome. Fortunately, Repair-Connect.com makes it easy to transition between trucks. Just follow the steps below to use the History tab (see below, highlighted in green). The […]

  • It's a Snap to Work on Multiple Trucks

    It’s a Snap to Work on Multiple Trucks in Repair-Connect.net Few shops work on one truck at a time. So having multiple technicians accessing different code data on multiple trucks can be cumbersome. Fortunately, Repair-Connect.com makes it easy to transition between trucks. Just follow the steps below to use the History tab (see below, highlighted in green). The […]

  • Giving Discounts in TruckLabor Quotes

    Giving Discounts in TruckLabor Quotes Do you need to add a discount to a quote for a customer? This is easily done in TruckLabor – follow the simple step-by-step instructions below (click on images to enlarge them to full size). 1. Create or open an estimate and select the “View Quote” Button to view the Quote. […]

  • Changing Rate and Tax Settings in TruckLabor

    Changing Rate and Tax Settings in TruckLabor Do you need to change labor rates for your quotes in TruckLabor? There are many useful financial settings that can be changed in TruckLabor shop settings. First, select the “Tools” dropdown menu and select “Shop Settings.” The “Shop Settings” window will open up. At the top of this […]

  • Find Truck Wiring Diagrams Quickly

    Tips for Finding Truck Wiring Diagrams Quickly Looking for a specific wiring diagram in Tractor-Trailer.net or Medium-Truck.net but can’t find it? Both programs have several methods for listing wiring diagrams. Below are some tips for finding different types of wiring diagrams quickly. Click the thumbnails to expand the images to full size. If you’re looking for […]

  • Where's My Truck?

    Where’s My Truck? When searching for vehicles in Medium-Truck.net, you might discover that some information is missing for certain truck makes and models. Here’s why… What happened to 2011 Mitsubishi Fuso? If you look for 2011 Mitsubishi Fuso trucks, you will not find them. Fuso did not sell any vehicles in the U.S. in 2011. […]

  • Adjusting Component Quantity in TruckLabor Operations

    Tips & Tricks: Adjusting Component Quantity in TruckLabor Operations Do you need to change the number of components for an operation in TruckLabor? It’s easy to do! Follow the step-by-step instructions below – and click the images to get the full view of the thumbnail. 1. Create or open an estimate and select the “View Quote” Button to […]