December 21, 2016

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays

Cobalt Truck Equipment wishes you and your love ones Happy Holidays and a prosperous New Year! 

Please make note of our holiday closures HERE.

December 13, 2016

VMAC Launches UNDERHOOD Air Compressor Mounting Kits for 2017 Model Year Trucks & Vans

2017 VMAC UNDERHOOD Mounting Kits
VMAC announced it completed development of all UNDERHOOD 30, 70, 150 CFM and Direct Transmission Mount (DTM) 70 CFM air compressor mounting kits for 2017 model year trucks and vans.

"We are very pleased to announce that all VMAC UNDERHOOD air compressor systems and DTM 70 CFM air compressor systems for 2017 model year vehicles are ready for production and will be shipping in January," said Mike Pettigrew, marketing manager, VMAC.

VMAC has been working diligently with the major truck and van manufacturers since June to ensure all its systems were re-designed to meet the new model truck year design changes.

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December 12, 2016

Safety Tip: Driving Near Large Trucks

Safety Tip: Driving Near Large Trucks
Driving in winter storm conditions, when roads are slick and visibility is limited, isn’t easy. But imagine what it must be like for drivers of heavy-duty commercial trucks.

Sharing the road safely with large trucks always requires taking certain precautions. For example, you need to give large trucks more space when passing because they can’t slow down or stop as quickly as a light-duty vehicle. During inclement weather, these extra measures are even more critical.

Here are four mistakes fleet drivers need to avoid when driving around large trucks, regardless of the weather, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles:

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