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Spending a little more time and money to prevent corrosion can drastically decrease your maintenance costs down the road, lower your overall total cost of own

 

Corrosion protection can feel like an upsell or an unnecessary item at the end of a long spec list. But the truth is, it can end up SAVING you from the cost of repairs or worse yet, early retirement for…

Unlike traditional track seating, Thomas Built Buses’ S.T.A.R.S. mounting system allows passenger seats to be easily removed and reinstalled quickly – literally within a few minutes without any special hardware or complicated measuring.

 

Hamilton Southeastern Schools, based in Indiana, was one of the first users of the new Thomas Built Buses Saf-T-Anchor Removable…

Thomas Built Buses’ Stay Warm feature is helping school districts reduce the aftertreatment maintenance issues and costs associated with their diesel engine

 

In early 2017, Thomas Built Buses announced a revolutionary new feature for diesel engines: Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Temperature Stabilization, also known as the Stay Warm feature. This new feature optimizes…

When purchasing a new school bus, many factors go into determining the financial implications of that new vehicle, including capital, fuel and maintenance costs, as well as financing and even resale value.

 

One consideration that often is overlooked when purchasing a new school bus is the overall engine life.  Most fleet managers know that a healthy engine is one of the…

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