LubeZone Semi-Truck Blog

June 3, 2022
Joey Kirkland Wins ‘Extra Mile’ Award at LubeZone, Inc.’s Annual Leadership Conference
Each year, LubeZone, Inc. recognizes the achievements of its teammates with Extra Mile honors, this year honoring Crew Chief, Joey Kirkland […]
June 3, 2022

4 Essential Fleet Maintenance Services for your Trucks

Preventative maintenance includes the regular maintenance tasks necessary to ensure that a vehicle operates at peak performance. The schedule for these services can depend on the manufacturer and the driving conditions under which the truck operates. Semi-truck manufacturers provide information on the recommended intervals for performing maintenance to get the best results, and it's best to follow these guidelines to get the most out of your fleet. Over or underperforming maintenance tasks can be costly, so it's worth your time to follow the recommended maintenance schedule. There are so many benefits to implementing a preventative maintenance plan.
May 31, 2022

Top 10 Must-Have Gadgets for Truckers

Truckers are some of the most essential workers in our economy, and their job is not an easy one. If you are a trucker, or if you know someone who is, these must-have gadgets will make your life on the road a little bit easier.
May 19, 2022

Waiting for Your Oil Change – 40 Minutes or Less

Oil changes: anyone who drives has sat idly in a waiting room waiting for their oil change to be finished, […]
May 12, 2022

Semi-Truck Maintenance: A Comprehensive Guide

Whether your fleet company uses telematics systems or relies on drivers to report maintenance issues, fleet vehicle maintenance is an important part of the job. Your fleet is an important and valuable asset crucial to your business’s mission. Preventative maintenance protects this asset. It keeps your fleet in good working order and ensures that vehicles are ready to go when you need them.
May 6, 2022

What Is Included in PM Services?

Preventative maintenance is especially vital for trucking companies. In fact, the federal government mandates that each motor carrier and intermodal equipment provider (i.e., a company that provides trailers and contracts with carriers to transport them) have a systematic maintenance program in place.
March 29, 2022

Things to Do in Elk Grove (And Other Cool Facts)

Located about 13 miles southeast of Sacramento, Elk Grove is a relatively small but thriving city in the heart of central California. It was founded in the year 1850 when James and Sarah Hall built a brick stage stop and hotel. That building served as the "center" of Elk Grove.
March 22, 2022

Safety Tips for Truckers During Pandemics [COVID-19]

While COVID-19 numbers are dropping in many parts of the world, the virus itself is still a clear and present danger. Truckers may be more vulnerable to the virus simply because they travel more than workers in other industries. With that in mind, how can you effectively protect yourself and others?
December 16, 2021

10 Tips How Truck Drivers Can Improve Fuel Efficiency

Read on to learn more recommendations and a few other tips from the fuel efficiency experts at LubeZone on how to reduce your trucking fuel costs.