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Manitoba launches plan to increase use of snow tires
June 24, 2014 by CARS Magazine

Program will provide low-interest financing for up to $2,000 towards the purchase of winter tires and associated costs, including rims, mounting, balancing, taxes and fees.

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Continental releases glossary of industry TPMS terms
June 19, 2014 by CARS Magazine

Continental Commercial Vehicles and Aftermarket has released a valuable glossary of industry terms that was recently developed for TPMS service.

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Hankook Tire’s Innovative Concept Tires Honoured
June 16, 2014 by CARS Magazine

Hankook Tire announced that its concept tires, Tiltread and eMembrane, designed and produced in collaboration with University of Cincinnati, were awarded with the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2014 in the transportation category.

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Continental Releases Glossary of Industry TPMS Terms
June 5, 2014 by CARS Magazine

Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket, one of the industry’s leading manufacturers of complete OE Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS), OE-engineered TPMS replacement parts and the maker of the VDO REDI-Sensor…

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Michelin Provides Tires, Know-How To Help Canadians Stay Safe
April 30, 2014 by CARS Magazine

Canadians, who have had to deal with some of the most severe winter road conditions in the world, are in large part masters of snowy and icy roads: still, they also need to be as vigilant in the face of common dangers associated with spring and…

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GT Radial offers $50 seasonal rebates for performance and light truck tires
March 19, 2014 by CARS Magazine

Beginning March 15th through July 31st, consumers who purchase a set of GT Radial Champiro HPY ultra-high performance tires or GT Radial Adventuro AT3 tires for light trucks and SUVs, from authorized GT Radial Canadian dealers, will receive a $50 Visa gift card. Consumers can submit their proof of purchase online to receive the gift card or by mail after requesting a rebate form online.

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AAM debuts disconnecting all-wheel drive technology on the 2014 Jeep Cherokee
December 31, 2013 by CARS Magazine

American Axle and Manufacturing (AAM) has introduced the automotive industry’s first disconnecting all-wheel-drive (AWD) system. EcoTrac is a feature on the new 2014 Jeep Cherokee.

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Michelin Issues Safety Recall for Commercial Light Truck Tires
December 16, 2013 by CARS Magazine

Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. announced a safety recall of approximately 76,000 of its Michelin LTX M/S commercial light truck tires in Canada. These tires are typically found on such vehicles as commercial light trucks, full-sized heavy…

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Toll free number now available for registering new tires
December 11, 2013 by CARS Magazine

CIMS, a privately held U.S. company that manages the registration of North American purchased tires, has recently added a toll free number to assist consumers in the tire registration process.

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Mobile Awareness Announces MobileTRAQ Vue Integrated With TireStat TPMS
November 14, 2013 by Auto Service World

Mobile Awareness, LLC, has announced the release of MobileTRAQ Vue, integrated with TireStat TPMS sensors tire pressure management system available for commercial trucks. MobileTRAQ Vue is the first highly integrated and field upgradeable, commercial-grade monitoring and maintenance system, designed to

Standard Motor Products, Inc. Expands Its Clone-able TPMS Line
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Standard Motor Products, Inc. Expands Its Clone-able TPMS Line
November 4, 2013 by CARS Magazine

Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces it has added six new clone-able sensors to its growing TPMS sensor line.

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Continental Expanding TPMS Vehicle Coverage With New VDO REDI-Sensor SKU
November 4, 2013 by Auto Service World

Continental Commercial Vehicles & Aftermarket  will add a new multi-application TPMS sensor to its game changing VDO REDI-Sensor Multi-application TPMS sensor line. The new sensor, which is planned for Q2 2014, will offer coverage for over 4.6 million additional vehicles