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KIRKLAND, Wash., April 17, 2009 Proper air conditioning system maintenance can keep drivers cool and comfortable in their trucks during hot weather and also help to prevent costly repairs.
Kenworth PremierCare(R) Express Air Conditioning Service is available at participating Kenworth dealers in the United States and Canada. The basic service provides a complete air conditioning system evacuation and recharge, receiver dryer replacement, compressor oil top-off, and up to five pounds of refrigerant. During the premium 27-point inspection, Kenworth dealer service technicians check AC air flow and controls, belts and hoses, discharge and suction lines, electrical connections, compressor, evaporator/heater coil, and condenser coil, among other items.
Kenworth dealers provide Kenworth PremierCare Express Air Conditioning to help prepare all makes of trucks for hot weather. Customers especially appreciate the fast service, which only takes about an hour,â€ said Dick Von Lehman, Kenworth PremierCare national sales manager for service.
The Kenworth PremierCare Program also offers preventive maintenance, ExpressLube and other services, including inspections and adjustments of the cooling system, electrical system, suspension, and brakes. In addition, the Kenworth PremierCare Customer Center (1-800-KW-ASSIST) is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The service requires no registration fee for emergency roadside assistance, or to schedule maintenance, and is available to any truck brand.
Contact your local Kenworth dealer for more details on Kenworth PremierCare Express Air Conditioning and other Kenworth PremierCare services, or visit Kenworth™s Web site (www.kenworth.com) and click on Parts & Servicesâ€.
Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World™s Best(R) heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company™s dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, medium duty diesel-electric hybrids, liquefied natural gas trucks, and the Kenworth Clean Power(R) no-idle system. In addition, Kenworth is the recipient of the 2008 J.D. Power and Associates awards for Highest in Customer Satisfaction for Over the Road and Vocational Segment Class 8 trucks. Kenworth™s Internet home page is at www.kenworth.com. Kenworth. A PACCAR Company.