The ability to quickly locate quality aftermarket parts is important to North American truck operators. Striving to maximize service life and uptime, fleet managers are heavily reliant on distribution channels for quality replacement parts.
Common parts sources include component suppliers, OEM dealers and parts programs, warehouse distributors, and independent service providers. With so many options, fleet managers often look closely at a supplier’s support and resources as well.
An evaluation of any parts provider requires a closer look at distinct trends that are impacting the aftermarket, including fleets, dealers and distributors.
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