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Jennifer Smith

e-Commerce Digital Content Strategist
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Jennifer Smith is an e-Commerce Digital Content Strategist with JIT Truck Parts in Highland Park, Illinois. JIT Truck Parts is a national aftermarket truck parts distributor servicing national, regional, and local fleets. With distribution centers located throughout the U.S., JIT offers parts from leading manufacturers—delivered any place, on time, with a commitment to customer service.

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Diagnostic & Repair

Don’t fall to downtime this autumn

Sept. 8, 2022
Taking the time to inspect and repair critical vehicle components at the turn of the seasons can help mitigate failures—and downtime.
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In the Bay

Vehicle maintenance for safe summertime driving

June 29, 2022
Thorough vehicle inspection and maintenance will reduce the chances of unexpected downtime this summer. Here are the parts and systems to pay particular attention to before hitting...
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Brakes, Tire & Wheel

Why you may want to repair wheel-end systems now

March 15, 2022
The CVSA announced that wheel-ends will be the focus of this year’s International Roadcheck inspections initiative. Fleets should be proactive to repair wheel end systems now ...
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Brakes, Tire & Wheel

Heavy-duty vehicle snow chains 101

Jan. 4, 2022
It’s snow chain season; here is what fleets need to know about the basics of snow chains, chain laws, and proper installation.
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Chassis, Body & Cab

Why buy polyurethane truck parts?

Aug. 13, 2021
Weighing the performance and cost benefits of rubber versus polyurethane materials in commercial truck suspension parts.
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Guest Blog: Maintain engine cooling systems to avoid summer downtime

July 2, 2021
Understanding the maintenance considerations and warning signs of failure for the cooling system can help keep trucks on the road during the heat of summer.