9 Ways to Prepare Your Semi Truck for Cold Weather

9 Ways to Prepare Your Semi Truck for Cold Weather The beautiful colors of Fall will quickly change to bare trees followed by ice and snow in the north country. Here are 9 helpful tips to prepare your semi-truck and keep your truck running through the bitterly cold weather heading our way. If you’re driving [...]

September 10th, 2021|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

Introducing: Alltrux Wheel Bearings

Introducing: Alltrux Wheel Bearings As an Authorized Alltrux Truck & Trailer Parts Dealer, we’re excited to announce the introduction of Alltrux bearings at JX Truck Center locations.  The Alltrux wheel bearing line consists of a premium tapered roller bearing made of pristine, superior-grade raw materials. This tapered roller bearing has been designed to withstand [...]

July 30th, 2021|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

Commercial Truck Mobile Service Benefits

Commercial Truck Mobile Service Benefits The work doesn’t stop just because your truck is in the shop. A broken truck costs you money on two fronts; the cost of the repairs, and the cost of the lost productivity. JX Truck Center can help you avoid this lost productivity with our mobile service teams. There [...]

June 16th, 2021|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

12 Truck Maintenance Preparations for Warmer Weather

12 Truck Maintenance Preparations for Warmer Weather The sun is shining, days are getting longer, and the air is starting to feel warmer. Spring must be around the corner. Preparing your truck for the warmer seasons is just as important as preparing your truck for cold weather. Here are 12 truck maintenance preparations that [...]

March 18th, 2021|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

Spotlight on the New Alltrux HVAC Product Line

We want YOUR opinion! Please tell us what you'd like to see on the blog in 2021 here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PGRPKW9 Spotlight on the New Alltrux HVAC Product Line It may be COLD outside right now, but JX Truck Center is Prepping to COOL you down when the Summer HEATS up!  We are currently building our [...]

January 26th, 2021|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

Winter Truck Maintenance

We want YOUR opinion! Please tell us what you'd like to see on the blog in 2021 here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PGRPKW9 Winter Truck Maintenance Chill in the air means it's time to prepare your truck for winter The chill is in the air, the days are getting shorter and the temperatures are dropping. Is your truck [...]

January 22nd, 2021|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

DIY Software Update with Paccar OTA

Does your truck need a software update but you do not have the time to stop by your local JX Truck Center? Well, we have GREAT news for you! If you have a 2017 or newer truck with a Paccar engine and an active SmartLinq Remote Diagnostics subscription, you can now perform a software update [...]

May 29th, 2020|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

Treating Diesel Engine Fuel in Cold Weather

Truck drivers face many obstacles and challenges when it comes to driving in extreme cold weather. Beside the ice, snow, batteries, and other drivers on the road...truck drivers also have to worry about their fuel system and treating diesel engine fuel. Nowadays, modern diesel engines do not return as much fuel to the tank as [...]

November 27th, 2019|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

A/C Acting Up? Here is What You Need to Check Before Taking it In

It’s hot, hot, hot! And if your truck air conditioner doesn't seem to be keeping you cool enough, there are a few easy things you can check yourself before bringing it into the shop.    If you have poor airflow out your dash vents, check the fresh air cabin filter, it may be plugged. [...]

July 26th, 2019|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments

Keep Your Cool This Summer!

Tips on how to keep your truck cool during downtime Keeping you or your driver’s cool in the Summer heat is an absolute necessity. Well rested, alert drivers are more productive and safer on the road. While on the road, the truck A/C is keeping the cab cool. What about cooling the cab and sleeper [...]

June 14th, 2019|Nuts & Bolts|0 Comments