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Keeping Your Truck Running at Peak Performance with PACCAR Genuine Parts

Keeping Your Truck Running at Peak Performance with PACCAR Genuine Parts

June 15, 2020

PacLease knows that vehicle maintenance is one of the most critical components to a successfully managed fleet. For our worldwide network comprised of over 40,000 vehicles, we’ve relied on our aggressive preventative maintenance programs, utilizing the most up to date technology and trained technicians to ensure your fleet remains in reliable and working condition with maximum up time throughout the term of the lease. Equally important in our ability to do this, are the parts that we use to maintain your vehicle. Which is why PacLease vehicles, are maintained with PACCAR Genuine parts....

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In Case of an Emergency: Are Your Drivers Prepared?

In Case of an Emergency: Are Your Drivers Prepared?

February 25, 2020

If you’ve been in the industry long enough, you and your drivers have probably seen your fair share of run-ins with hazardous weather, ranging from road closures to natural disasters. In September, tropical storm Imelda stranded hundreds of drivers on roadways in the Houston area. Many of them were truckers. In the dead of winter, northern states have seen motorists and truckers stranded on freeways due to whiteouts....

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New FMCSA Clearinghouse Rules Take Effect January 2020: Are You Prepared?

New FMCSA Clearinghouse Rules Take Effect January 2020: Are You Prepared?

December 17, 2019

There's a new “Clearinghouse” you need to know about. And, it’s not magazines or million dollar sweepstakes. This one is specific to the trucking industry, and it’s huge. It’s the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse and it will support the DOT Strategic Goal of Safety when it goes live this January by ensuring drivers are qualified to operate trucks and buses. The new database, established by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), will contain information pertaining to violations of the DOT’s controlled substances drug and alcohol testing program for holders of CDLs....

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Keeping Your Fleet Cool in the Summer Heat

Keeping Your Fleet Cool in the Summer Heat

August 01, 2019

Summer is upon us in full force. It’s that time of the year when many people are out enjoying summer BBQ’s, weekend outings, and outdoor family fun. As the roadways significantly warm up over the summer months and become busier with summer travelers and road construction projects, it’s just as important to prepare and maintain your fleet equipment for summer driving as it is to winterize your fleet in the winter....

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Managing Maintenance in the New Era of Technology

Managing Maintenance in the New Era of Technology

June 06, 2019

Customers deserve a superior leasing experience that allows tailoring your truck specs to your business needs with your business in mind. PacLease works with its customers to custom spec their vehicles. It’s the difference between “off-the-shelf” and a menu loaded with options. And that means you get a truck built specifically for the type of cargo, delivery areas, and duty cycle you require....

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