Heavy Traffic at NACV!

Trade shows can be exhilarating and exhausting and such was the case with this year’s NACV show in Atlanta, Georgia. We had a great time seeing old friends and meeting some new ones as well. Interest in our truck and trailer composite springs was tremendous and we look forward to delivering those components to many […]

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Seeking Truck and Fleet Operators For Research Participants

Liteflex is currently seeking truck and fleet operators to participate in a study of improved tire wear on vehicles utilizing Liteflex springs. Some customers have reported significant improvements in tire life and maintenance costs and we would like to verify these results in a scientific manner. Participants will have Liteflex Composite Springs provided and installed […]

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Liteflex receives 2013 Quality Award from General Motors

Englewood, Ohio – October, 2013 – General Motors recognized Liteflex LLC for demonstrating some of the highest levels of quality performance over the past 12 months. “We are honored to be recognized as a quality supplier,” said John Prikkel, president and owner of Liteflex. “This recognition is proof that Liteflex is continuing to move forward, […]

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New 25K Heavy Duty Trailer Spring Released

Liteflex, Englewood, OH is introducing a new heavy-duty trailer spring rated at 25,000 lbs and targeted for the more demanding applications of tankers and reefers. It has been field tested for five years in several locations with outstanding performance and reliability. The rubber jounce bumper, which is in constant contact with the frame rail, provides […]

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Lightweight Composite Springs Double Tire Life for Sentinel Transportation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *** Englewood, OH – Sentinel Transportation, LLC has seen their tire life increase 2-3 times after replacing the steel springs on their Eaton 1202 I steer axles with Liteflex lightweight composite springs. “We used to get 75,000 – 90,000 miles from our steer axle tires,” says Sentinel’s Fleet Manager Orville White, “now […]

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Integral Ball Joint and Spring Combination Saves Assembly Time and Costs

  Englewood, OH – Integrating a ball joint into a lightweight composite spring simplified assembly by reducing extraneous parts and the labor required to assemble them. In addition to creating greater production efficiencies, reducing the number of vehicle components and labor can positively impact the suspension cost. Liteflex lightweight composite springs with integral ball joints […]

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