Fontaine Fifth Wheel Co.

Trussville, AL 35173


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7574 Commerce Circle
Trussville, AL 35173
United States

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Chassis, Body & Cab

7000 Series fifth wheel

Sept. 26, 2022
Handles 55,000 lbs. vertical load and up to 140,000 lbs. GCW
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DTNA recognizes Fontaine Fifth Wheel with Masters of Quality Award

Dec. 20, 2021
The award honors the top component and service suppliers to DTNA’s Freightliner and Western Star brand trucks who demonstrate dedication to continuous improvement of the quality...
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Industry News

Fontaine Fifth Wheel names Global Sales Leader

March 16, 2021
Paige Petroni, vice president of sales and marketing, is responsible for the entire global sales organization of the company.
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Employees & Training

Fontaine Fifth Wheel announces in-house production of customized training videos

Feb. 10, 2021
“The videos and live events we host will feature product demonstrations, maintenance training, sales training, and really just about any subject related to fifth wheels,” said...
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Chassis, Body & Cab

Fontaine H7

Aug. 20, 2019
The Fontaine Fifth Wheel H7 was designed to replace the H5092 and X5092 Series and combines them into one fifth wheel system. The H7 features a cast steel housing and the Fontaine...

Articles & News

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Chassis, Body & Cab

Fifth wheel preventive tips for spring maintenance

April 17, 2024
As winter ends, it's time to take a closer look at fifth wheels with preventive maintenance in mind. Here are some tips from Fontaine Fifth Wheel's technical expert Dan Henderson...
Selection of the appropriate fifth wheel begins with determining the workload classification. That encompasses, among other things, gross combination weight, maximum number of towed axles, operating environment and service conditions.
Chassis, Body & Cab

How to choose and maintain the most suitable fifth wheel

May 13, 2016
Advice on how to determine what will work best for your operation.

Videos & Resources

Proper tractor/trailer alignment is critical to obtain a secure coupling and to avoid equipment damage.
Trailers, Towing & Specialty

Recommended best practices for tractor/trailer coupling/uncoupling

May 13, 2016
Step-by-step recommendations for trailer coupling/uncoupling procedures.
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Chassis, Body & Cab

VSP News: Kolman's Korner, Episode 59 - Fontaine Parts Connection and Fifth Wheels

July 21, 2014
Todd Shelton, president of Fontaine Parts Connection, about some typical maintenance issues associated with fifth wheels.
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Chassis, Body & Cab

KK - Episode 59 v1

July 18, 2014
KK - Episode 59 v1


Dennis Besser

Sales Manager

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Ffw H7 Top Plate
Chassis, Body & Cab

Fontaine Fifth Wheel release top plate for severe duty applications

April 16, 2018
The H7 replaces and combines two other Fontaine series top plates into one fifth wheel system.
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Chassis, Body & Cab

Fontaine Fifth Wheel's mobile app features visual part guides and other resources

Jan. 25, 2018
One feature allows users to send photos to a fifth wheel expert at Fontaine for help.
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Chassis, Body & Cab

6NWB Fifth Wheel Assembly

Nov. 7, 2017
The Fontaine Fifth Wheel 6NWB Fifth Wheel Assembly features a lightweight 6000 No-Slack top plate mounted to a lightweight Fontaine NWB sliding bracket, resulting in a 60 lbs ...
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Chassis, Body & Cab

Armor fifth wheel

Nov. 10, 2015
The Fontaine Armor fifth wheel is designed for terminal tractors or "yard trucks," which are uncoupled many times a day. The fifth wheel is built with all components tucked away...
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Trailers, Towing & Specialty

PML Adjustable Plate Mount

Jan. 26, 2015
The Fontaine Fifth Wheel PML Adjustable Plate Mount replaces the company's PMA and APB model brackets. According to the company, the lightweight model has a cast steel design ...
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Chassis, Body & Cab

Dual Assist Camera System

May 8, 2014
The Fontaine Fifth Wheel Dual Assist Camera System features two video cameras that work together to give the driver a clear picture of the fifth wheel and approaching trailer ...
Tmc Test Stands
Chassis, Body & Cab

Fontaine Fifth Wheel and Fontaine Renew donate TMCSuperTech test stands to Lincoln Technical Institute

Nov. 26, 2013
The Fontaine team focused the Fifth Wheel Testing Stations at this year’s TMCSuperTech event on the trailer bolster plate and king pin. These components are vital to the proper...