In-House Truck Repair: 5 Reasons to Choose a Shop That Does It All

As a trucker, you know one of the most critical parts of your routine is making sure your truck has routine maintenance. For fleet owners and operators, you know you need to ensure that your trucks and truck maintenance is a top priority. Your livelihood depends on your truck, so keeping it running at 100% […]

What to Do If Your Semi-Truck’s Check Engine Light Comes On

At least 6% of crashes in trucks are due to mechanical failures. Other researchers estimate this to be higher, at around 9% to 18% of all truck-related crashes. Either way, there’s no doubt that vehicle defects are a crucial player in big rig collisions. It’s crucial to pay attention to your semi-truck engine light. Note, […]

The Ultimate Guide to Diagnosing a Semi-Truck Fluid Leak To

If your rig isn’t working, neither are you.  One of the surest signs of a problem on its way is a leak in your semi-truck. Those suspicious spots left behind aren’t just ugly and embarrassing; they’re your rig letting you know there’s a problem. The longer you wait to bring it into Kelly’s, the worse […]

7 Essential Tools to Have in Your Semi Truck

The trucking industry is enormous, employing up to 8.9 million people across the US, with 3.5 million truck drivers running an estimated 2 million semi-trucks and 5.6 million semi-trailers.  Are you one of the 3.5 million semi-truck drivers on America’s highways? If so, you know the importance of safety. You’ve seen enough accidents and break […]

Top 5 Reasons Your Truck Failed the California Smog Test

You need your truck to make a living, but you need clean air to live.  Emissions tests were developed with this in mind and are common in many states, part of an effort to reduce the harmful emissions associated with the transportation industry, which account for 28% of total US greenhouse gas emissions.  California’s emission […]