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SKF To Unveil Wheel-End Monitor At 2021 TMC Annual Meeting

The TraX WEM is installed on the wheels of heavy-duty vehicles to intelligently monitor wheel-end vibration and temperature.

SKF Wheel End Monitor
GM Recognizes SKF As A 2020 Supplier Of The Year

This is the ninth time that SKF has received this award.

SKF Bearings Help Mars Rover Perform Core Operations

Enabling Mars Rover’s core operations are Kaydon RealiSlim thin-section ball bearings, designed and manufactured by SKF.

SKF Bearings Mars Rover
General Motors Recognizes SKF As a Supplier Of The Year

The recognition is for supplier performance in the 2019 calendar year.

SKF TraX Wheel-End Monitor Operates With Telematics Or As Mobile Application

The sensor unit is installed on the wheels of heavy-duty or coach vehicles to intelligently monitor wheel-end vibration and temperature.

SKF Extends Its Line Of Knuckle Assemblies To Include 2002-2006 Nissan Altima 3.5L

SKF Knuckle Assemblies are designed to facilitate replacement of first-generation wheel bearings by eliminating the need for press work and special tools. They are preassembled and are ready to be bolted on for installation out of the package.

SKF Releases New Video Demonstrating A Rear U-Joint Inspection And Replacement On A Commercial Truck

The video highlights using SKF u-joints to replace a rear driveshaft u-joint on a 2017 Freightliner Cascadia truck.

SKF Adds Wheel End Training Videos To Skfpartsinfo.tv

Divided into seven short chapters, the heavy-duty wheel end training videos act as an e-learning course for SKF TFO, covering everything from handling and inspection to removal and installation of wheel end components. The videos also review SKF premium wheel end products, and how proper use and maintenance of those products can lead to a

SKF Training Trucks Visit More Than 100,000 Techs Across North America

The core of the SKF training truck program revolves around six dedicated training trucks that cover the automotive and heavy-duty aftermarkets in the U.S. and Canada. These trucks feature interactive vehicle system assemblies and a large-screen monitor for showing technical tips and product videos.   ELGIN, Ill. – SKF training trucks have now interacted with more

SKF Establishes Mike McGrath Memorial Fund To Support Community Crisis Center

The fund benefits the Community Crisis Center in Elgin, Ill., where Mike was a longtime supporter and frequent volunteer. The Community Crisis Center in Elgin aids Chicago area individuals and families who need it most – those who are victims of domestic violence and abuse, sexual assault or financial difficulties that have led to homelessness