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    Self Driving Semi Truck Waymo and J.B. Hunt expand autonomous trucking partnership

    The companies will continue to work closely together as they expand self-driving semi efforts in Texas. 2021 was a watershed year for Waymo Via when it came to deep industry collaboration, and 2022 will be no different. Starting the year off strong, we’re expanding our relationship with J.B...
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    Trucking News » New trucking vaccine mandate to make fruit and vegetables more expensive

    Vaccine mandates for truckers who haul goods over the US-Canada border could cause price hikes. The CEO of Canadawide Fruits told Bloomberg the cost of transporting produce climbed 25% last week. Canada imposed the mandate on Saturday, and the US plans to require vaccine passports on January 22...
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    Trucking News » Rather than give pay increase The U.S Trucking Companies Push for teenage drivers

    Feds launching teen truckers program under the disguise of supply chain crisis, Apprenticeship pilot will allow some 18 to 20-year-olds to drive big rigs across state lines.
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    Self Driving Semi Truck Nvidia is Powering TuSimple autonomous trucking

    Autonomous trucking company TuSimple is preparing to scale its self-driving tech with the help of Nvidia’s newest system-on-a-chip (SoC), Drive Orin, the company announced at CES. The chip, which is specifically made for autonomous applications, will provide the robust, compact, energy-efficient...
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    Cummins ISX » SPN 5742 FMI 3

    Fault Code Description: Aftertreatment Diesel Exhaust Particulate Filter Temperature sensor module voltage above normal or shorted. Check your inlet and outlet sensors. Check if they are running within manufactured specs and or are not damaged or loose. if over 500k on them it may be time to...
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    Cummins ISX » Fault Code SPN 4364 FMI 18 - 31

    SPN 4364 FMI 18 FMI 31 Code Description: Aftertreatment SCR Catalyst Conversion Efficiency data valid but below normal operating range - moderately severe level. Best case scenario: Do a forced Regen and be on your way. If the Code comes back: if the code reappears you will need to consider...
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    Trucking News » Daimler, Isuzu and Hino have announced plans to use Cummins engines

    Daimler, Isuzu and Hino have announced plans to use Cummins engines in their medium-duty trucks moving forward. Isuzu had previously announced plans to use the Cummins B6.7 in its push to support Class 6 and 7 applications. In a global context, Daimler Trucks AG established a Memorandum of...
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    Trucking News » What is The White House Trucking Action Plan?

    The White House revealed the Trucking Action plan aims to strengthen the truck driver workforce through strategies like expediting CDL testing, creating apprenticeship programs, and recruiting veterans. ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT PARTS OF THE PLAN. FMCSA and DOL will begin an in-depth study...
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    Cummins ISX » SPN-829 FMI 3 Left Level Fuel Sensor - Fuel Sending Unit

    LEFT FUEL LEVEL SENSOR VOLTAGE ABOVE NORMAL, OR SHORTED TO HIGH SPN: 829 FMI: 3 It can be the level potentiometer or a bad wiring harness. Both need to be evaluated/tested for diagnosis. Check for loose wires or corroded electrical connections. Fuel Sending Unit Code
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    Self Driving Semi Truck GeelyGroup Bring AI to Trucking

    This #AI-powered #truck has smart systems, different power options, and almost every amenity a driver needs by @GeelyGroup
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    Trucking News » low pay and grueling conditions fueling US truck driver shortage

    For Company Drivers low pay and grueling conditions fueling US truck driver shortage. at Joe’s Travel Plaza, a neon-lit rest stop on California’s main interstate highway, truckers can get a brief respite from life on the road. There’s a TV lounge, a laundry room and a free shower if you buy at...
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    Cummins ISX » Fault Code 1209 FMI: 2

    CODE: FOR Engine Exhaust Backpressure Sensor
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    Trucking News » Trucker Shortage Still Biggest Kink in Supply Chain

    Facing more than $50,000 in student debt, Michael Gary dropped out of college and took a truck driving job in 2012. It paid the bills, he said, and he could reduce his expenses if he lived mostly out of a truck. But over the years, the job strained his relationships. He was away from home for...
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    Self Driving Semi Truck Embark Partners with Luminar to Accelerate Commercial SaaS Autonomous Truck Deployment

    SAN FRANCISCO, November 03, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Embark Trucks, Inc. ("Embark"), a leading developer of autonomous software for the trucking industry, and Luminar Technologies, Inc. ("Luminar") (Nasdaq: LAZR), the global leader in automotive lidar hardware and software technology, today...
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    Trucking News » Trucking is the $800 billion dollar industry that has proven too tough for one company to dominate

    Trucking is an $800 billion dollar industry that has proven too tough for one company to dominate. Low barriers to entry make it easy for aspirants to start companies, and competition is fierce. There are thousands of trucking companies in the United States, and the fragmentation of the market...
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    Politics » Buttigieg: U.S. trucking industry disruptions to last as long as pandemic persists

    "There are going to be disruptions and shocks to the system as long as the pandemic continues," he said in an interview with CNN when asked about the driver shortages in the trucking industry. He had said on Sunday that supply chain issues could last into 2022 as many companies struggle with...
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    Politics » Truckers Could See Competition from The National Guard

    What happened to the free market? President Biden said he would consider deploying the National Guard to assist with supply-chain bottlenecks that have led to shortages and higher consumer costs, if his administration is unable to ease the problem. “The answer is yes, if we can’t...
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    Trucking News » A Trucking Company Fired Workers After They Unionized

    The company violated federal labor laws when it let go of 70 employees Some companies do everything they can to quell workers’ thoughts about unionizing. From training videos that almost seem like propaganda, to outright threats it may scare some people. As the L.A. Times reports, one...
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    Trucking News » Empty shelves blamed on truck drivers shortage?

    Supply chain disruptions are being heightened by an ongoing shortage of truck drivers. The American Trucking Association says it’s down about 80,000 drivers right now, a record high. This is a trend seen right here in the state of Alabama. “While there’s a supply and demand issue with products...
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    Self Driving Semi Truck Autonomous Trucking Technology Company Plus Expands to Europe

    CUPERTINO, Calif. Plus (formerly, a global provider of self-driving truck technology, announced that the company is expanding its business presence into Europe. Plus has hired Bosch veteran and German native Sun-Mi “Sunny” Choi as Senior Director of Business Development to accelerate...