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    I am new here & I want to learn all about trucks.
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    A class CDL drivers ASAP! 0,60cpm

    Job Requirements: • Valid Class A CDL license • Minimum 2 years of experience • Must be able to pass all DOT requirements • Clean driving record Job Details: • 0,60 - 0,65 cents/mile • 3,000 - 3,500 miles/week • 2-3 weeks at a time required • Dry-Van , "no touch" freight • Some loads will be...
  3. K

    In need of help after nearly fatal accident

    Hi all, Our close family friend and long time driver, Alex, suffered a near fatal accident just a few weeks ago. A large log fell on his head when loading his truck at a Stamford, CT waste facility. He suffered a severe head laceration and suspected neck fracture and spinal chord injury. He has...
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    Searching for a Dispatcher ?

    Hello colleagues, If you need somebody to book you loads, negociate the price/mile and setting up all the documents, then you can contact me.. We are a group of 3 dispatchers with a lot of experience, and we are searching for more work. Our fees can be fixed or percentage, as we will agree...
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    Hi from Tintinfan

    Hello guys, I am a truck driver with 12 years of experience. I want to share my knowledge and also gain some experience with international drivers. You can ask me any questions related to Truck and Driving Experience.
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    Buying first truck $25k or $70k

    Hi guys, I am new to this forum and fairly new to the industry I've been a company driver for a year and decided to get a truck. Now I have a dilemma: Case 1 - Purchase a ~$25k pre emission truck with freshly rebuild engine and pay it off in about of 6 month. or Case 2 - Purchase a ~ $70k...
  7. CTRC Truck Repair

    Selling a 2005 Freightliner C120

    Freightliner C120 $16,500 10 speed Eatonton transmission 60 series Detroit engine 50k on rebuilt engine Great running Truck, New Tires, Cold A/C, Smooth driving Call (678)894-7304
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    Hello everyone, My name is Patrick, I'm a former driver and now a terminal manager for a Transportation company out of Louisville, Ky. This is actually my second account with TFN (I forgot my damn login). I can't wait to get back to reading what is going on in the world of trucking from the...
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    Class A professional and reliable truck driver greater San Francisco Bay Area

    Class A professional and reliable truck driver (San Francisco Bay Area to within 220 mile radius) for daily or nightly runs. Excellent pay at $0.67 per contract mile empty or full and paid detention time over 2-hrs wait. REQUIREMENTS: Minimum 3-years experience, current valid CDL-A, medical and...
  10. Injun

    Trucking News: Three of Four Axles' Brakes Fail in Truck vs. Bus Crash

    Kennewick, WA: Potato truck crashed into a city bus. Driver said his brakes failed at the traffic light. DOT inspection confirmed three of the four axles on this truck did not have functional brakes. Anybody want to step up and tell us why brake inspections at scales are a government overreach...
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    Should my APU come on automatically with i shut the truck off

    I have a 2012 Cascadia. When i shut the truck off should the TK APU start on its own.I have tried to set the selector to auto and it wont let me do that. I can only go from Heat, and A/C but not to auto. this is my first apu and i know nothing about it.
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    What is it called when you're an otr pick up truck driver

    I met a guy recently who didn't speak good English but told me he drove a company pick up truck and was otr for weeks at a time, and his wife traveled with him. He lives in Knoxville also. Sounded like a really good job. What the heck kind of truck driving is this?
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    Newbie here looking for help for friend who wants to get his own truck and work for himself

    Hi Everyone, I am looking to get some honest info on what the best way to get started as an owner operator business for my friend. He has been working for a delivery company and unloads cases all day as well as drives..he does well but hes at a point where its too taxing on his body and is...
  14. mndriver

    Semi Truck Drag racing....

    The guy that does the tune on my engine I guess just took the USA vs Canada Trophy at these races.
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    The voice of truck drivers! What is your favorite truck stop?....

    Hi everyone, I am sure you are all extremely busy and probably don't have the time for this BUT I am working on a small project with ASU to collect opinions from truck drivers favorite/least favorite truck stops and on the taboo subject of "sitting too much". Good, bad, whatever you thoughts...
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    Truck hard to start

    Flood water came up to about 3/4 of frame i had seloinoid on starter repair. The truck will start occasionally with starter fluid it will run for awhile but if I turn on the cruise or fan switch it immediately kill. Any suggestions?
  17. Getfit Tommy

    The argument for a more practical truck.... don't worry....

    For all those drivers who simply look at their rigs and the industry as a job, for all the drivers who look for economy, practicality, fuel economy, maneuverablity... I have to stand back and let you rip on me for a while longer, with a picture to help prove your point. She looks good, right...
  18. Maria

    Good Samaritan pulls driver and his dog from flaming truck crash

    Around noon on Wednesday, a semitrailer slammed into a barrier that separates the U.S. 69 highway exit and westbound Interstate 435 in Overland Park, Kan. Witnesses reported that a passing motorist leaped the highway barriers and dashed to the burning truck. Within minutes, the trapped driver...
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    Upgrading GVW on truck?

    Looking to buy my 1st truck, pulling low boy trailer for friends business as well as some others. These pulls will require permits (50-70K Lb. heavy equipment). Purchasing a 35 ton low boy with a loaded rating of 85,000. I no the ultimate truck would be a tri-axle, but the cost is out of my...
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    Truck specs

    I'm looking into a company out of Oregon that haul maxi loads. Oregon can haul up to 108k. Does anyone know if a tractor with 48k lb drive axles be ok for loads like that or would it need to be a tri axle tractor?