Inside The Mega PDC: Anthony “Tone” Gonzalez

June 20th, 2017 by
Anthony “Tone” Gonzalez

What is your role at the Mega PDC? I am the Parts Sales Manager, so I keep our parts sales team constantly on the phone and keeping us profitable. How long have you been at the Mega PDC? My 20th anniversary is coming up in July. A lot of great years here. What different positions…

What To Look For In Your Next Contractor Truck

June 6th, 2017 by
Contractor Truck

When it comes to buying a new contractor body truck, there are so many options that anyone could get lost in the details. There are three major aspects that you should keep in mind: ease of use, design, and security. After you take all of those aspects into consideration, it should ease the pressure of…

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2017 Ford Transit Refrigerated Truck

May 24th, 2017 by
2017 Ford Transit Refrigerated Truck

Carmenita Truck Center takes you inside a 2017 Ford Transit Reefer. Watch:

DOT Inspections: Avoid The Fines!

May 11th, 2017 by
DOT Inspection

The laws and regulations regarding commercial vehicles (CMV) on the road are constantly changing and all trucks need to be up to date with their inspections/certifications to avoid fines. The Department of Transportation (DOT) mandates that all commercial vehicles over 10,000 lbs need to be inspected every 90 days either by a state police officer…

Hino 268: Top Of The Charts Medium-Duty Truck

May 9th, 2017 by
Hino 268

The Hino 268 truck is one of the most valued medium-duty trucks in the current commercial truck market. It has proven its reliability, outstanding fuel economy, and unparalleled enduring value throughout its production. Hino manufactured this truck to be specific to the moving and delivery vocation, but the overall performance of the truck has proven…

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Telemantics Is Changing The Trucking Industry

April 12th, 2017 by

Telemantics is the convergence of telecommunications and information processing. In the truck industry that means providing a wide range of information to make a company’s deliveries more efficient, provide safer trucks, reduce maintenance costs and improve safety. Just some of the KPIs available with these systems include: • Fuel efficiency • Idle time • Total…

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US Versus Europe: Race To First Self-Driving Truck

March 24th, 2017 by

Autonomous trucks used to be a figment of our imagination, and now countries are racing to fully construct technology to enable complete autonomous fleets. For those who do not know, autonomous trucks are self-driving trucks that would not require a driver. The major competitors are the United States and the entire continent of Europe, each…

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A Star Is Born At The Work Truck Show

May 24th, 2016 by
Work Truck Show

FUSO undoubtedly stole the show with the introduction of the FUSO Canter E-Cell truck during the recent NTEA Work Truck Show. This all-electric truck, which is here in the United States undergoing product feasibility and product requirements study, received much more favorable attention than FUSO expected. From customers to dealers and even competitors, so many…

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Carmenita Truck Center Wins Hino’s Yokozuna Honors

May 10th, 2016 by
Hino’s Yokozuna Honors

Achieving Yokozuna (best of the best) for a Hino dealer is like winning the World Series . . . it’s a very prestigious distinction. And now, Carmenita Truck Center (one of the Tom’s Truck Center Organization’s dealerships) has won it! In 2009, Hino initiated the Hino Honors Dealership Recognition Program. Today, this is known as…

Santa Ana’s Tom’s Truck Center And Valley High Combine For A Winning Partnership

May 6th, 2016 by
A Winning Partnership

Tanya Garcia took an interest in automotive repair as a young girl watching her dad and other men in her Santa Ana neighborhood work on their cars. It’s what drove her to transfer from Godinez High after her freshman year to Valley High, where she is a senior this year. Garcia, 19, had heard about…

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Carmenita Truck Center
Carmenita Truck Center
13443 Freeway Drive
Santa Fe Springs, CA, 90670 United States
(888) 696-5234
Carmenita Truck Center 33.893919, -118.0447504.