The Truckers Forum

    1. General Trucking Discussion

      This is our general trucking industry forum. In this forum, you can discuss all general topics involving the trucking industry. While we have many other specific trucking forum within our community, this is the place for the majority of your discussion involving the trucking industry.
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    2. New Truck Driver Questions

      The trucking industry is filled with new truck drivers due to the high turnover in employment. If you are a new truck driver, attending a considering a truck driving school, or just interested in learning about the trucking industry, ask your trucking related questions here and one of our thousands of truck drivers within our community will be happy to answer your questions.
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      Latest: is refresher course needed? Hunter, Jun 24, 2017 at 8:28 PM
    3. Canadian Trucking

      your forum for canadian trucking news and all canadian trucking discussion. Headed to Canada and got a question about anything Post it here.
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    4. Hey Driver, What's Your 20?

      Where you at? Where you headed? Share where your going and what your doing with other drivers on the forum.
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      Latest: Here today, Gone later on today rigjockey, Jun 24, 2017 at 3:32 PM
    5. Truckers Health With Dr. Daliah

      Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is a very important, yet often overlooked part of a long and successful career in the trucking industry. Good eating habits and proper exercise leads to less driver fatigue, less health problems, less injuries, and a better lifestyle. Visit Dr. Daliah's website
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    6. Truck Stop Reviews and Discussion

      No matter if you are a local driver, dedicated driver, regional, or long haul, truck stops are a place that most truck drivers have to deal with in one way or another as part of their daily routine. Talk about the various truck stops you have experienced, good and bad
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    7. Latest: A Scooter You Can Pack Along krelithous, Jun 19, 2017 at 4:24 PM
    8. Autonomous Trucking

      A new era of trucking is on it's way. This new era is called Autonomous Trucking (self driving trucks). Will this new era be a success or failure? Can trucks truly drive themselves and do the entire job without a human driver behind the wheel? What are your concerns regarding autonomous trucking? Time will tell if the era of self driving trucks succeeds or fails, discuss the era of autonomous trucking here at The Truckers Forum.
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  1. Niche Specific Trucking Forums

    Specialized trucking forums for various niches within the trucking industry
    1. Flatbed Trucking

      Pulling flatbeds requires a different skillset from other types of trucking. Share tips with other flatbedders in this forum, or if you are interested in pulling flatbeds, ask any questions you may have. We have many flatbed truckers in our community who would be happy to discuss topics related to the flatbed trucking industry with you.
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      Latest: Winch Bar Fact or Fiction? fargonaz, Jun 19, 2017 at 9:53 PM
    2. Tanker Trucking

      Pulling tanks requires a different skillset from other types of trucking. Share tips with other tanker yankers in this forum, or if you are interested in pulling tanks, ask any questions you may have. This forum is not for discussion of specific companies.
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      Latest: Sitting in the shade ironpony, Jun 10, 2017
    3. Refrigerated Trucking

      Pulling a reefer requires a different skillset from other types of trucking. Share tips with other refrigerated drivers in this forum, or if you are interested in pulling a reefer, ask any questions you may have. This forum is not for discussion of specific companies.
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      Latest: Food Safety Modernization Act Cargo Commando, Jun 22, 2017 at 10:21 PM
    1. Trucking Industry News

      All the latest trucking news headlines from all over the net, brought to you in one centralized discussion area. Is there a trucking news story we missed? Feel free to post it here. This forum is for news items only, not general discussion or opinion threads.
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    2. Traffic, Weather, and Road Conditions

      Traffic and weather are two factors that can seriously delay a trucker along their route. Post any major weather concerns, Road Construction, or long term traffic delays here.
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    3. Truckers Forum Polls

      Vote early and often in all of our forum polls. New polls will be added regularly. See an old poll that you haven't voted in? Feel free to vote in it as well!
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      Latest: Hi guys ironpony, May 28, 2017
    4. Upcoming Trucking Events

      A listing of upcoming trucking events from around the United States. Submit your trucking related event to us to have it added to our calendar of trucking events.
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    1. Freightliner

      A place for all Freightliner specific discussions. Everything from repair and maintenance questions to general discussions of all models of Freightliners, past and present.
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      Latest: Radiator Cap Pressure Bigshow177, Jun 7, 2017
    2. International

      A place for all International specific discussions. Everything from repair and maintenance questions to general discussions of all models of Internationals, past and present.
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    3. Kenworth

      A place for all Kenworth specific discussions. Everything from repair and maintenance questions to general discussions of all models of Kenworth, past and present.
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      Latest: Put your KW pics here petek, May 30, 2017
    4. Peterbilt

      A place for all Peterbilt specific discussions. Everything from repair and maintenance questions to general discussions of all models of Peterbilts, past and present.
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      Latest: Cabmate air ride wjhuskey, Jun 9, 2017
    5. Volvo

      A place for all Volvo specific discussions. Everything from repair and maintenance questions to general discussions of all models of Volvos, past and present.
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      Latest: holly #@!! rigjockey, Jun 8, 2017
    6. Western Star

      A place for all Western Star specific discussions. Everything from repair and maintenance questions to general discussions of all models of Western Stars, past and present.
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      Latest: dam she's beautiful Injun, Mar 3, 2017
    7. Other Truck Manufacturers

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    1. Owner Operators

      Are you an independent contractor (owner operator) with the additional burden of maintaining your own rig? This area is for those drivers who lease their trucks to companies as well as the total independent that books his own loads.
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      Latest: Owner Operator.... Is it worth it? ironpony, Jun 24, 2017 at 11:19 PM
    2. Lease Purchase Programs

      Are you currently in a lease purchase program, or considering one? Share your experiences with this growing market of the trucking industry and help other truck drivers make better decisions as they consider a lease purchase program.
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      Latest: Trans Am GAnthony, May 10, 2017
    3. Freight Broker Discussion

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      Latest: FIND CUSTOMERS mndriver, Jun 15, 2017
    1. DEF System Discussion

      Discuss DEF system repair issues, general preventative maintenance, and general tips and tricks to keep your DEF system trouble free.
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      Latest: Isx fault code3582 mikekirktransport, Apr 18, 2017
  2. Truck and Trailer Tech Corner

    Many truckers choose to perform truck and trailer repairs / upgrades on their own. Here you can post truck and trailer repair questions, upgrade questions, as well as offer advice to others on repairs and upgrades to trucks and trailers.
    1. Truck Maintenance and Repair

      Truck Maintenance and Repair. Discuss all topics relating to truck maintenance and truck repair in this forum. Everything from Minor to major repairs, performance upgrades, and even routine truck maintenance.
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      Latest: Oil leak fix in a bottle... ironpony, Jun 24, 2017 at 11:22 PM
    2. Fuel Economy

      Fuel Economy has become one of the most important factors in determining the success or failure of an owner operator. While there are many aftermarket items available promising improved fuel economy, driving habits and maintenance might be the biggest factors. Discuss what you are doing, or considering, to improve the fuel mileage you get on your rig.
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    3. Trailer Maintenance and Repair

      Trailer Maintenance and Repair. Discuss all topics relating to trailer maintenance and trailer repair in this forum. Everything from Minor to major repairs, and even routine trailer maintenance.
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      Latest: Thermo king reefer codes mndriver, May 26, 2017
    4. Truck Repair Shops

      Whether you are a company driver, or an owner operator, you will have dealings with truck repair shops all over the United States. Share your experiences and recommendations with other truckers.
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    5. Tires and Wheels

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      Latest: Irregular tread wear photos pokryshkin, Jun 25, 2017 at 1:16 AM
    6. Trucking Technology

      Bio-diesel, bypass oil filters, and all other technology that is out there for today's Owner Operator.
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      Latest: Mapping Apps that are not Google Maps. Duck, Jun 19, 2017 at 12:58 AM
    7. Auxiliary Power Units (APU's)

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      Latest: A/C install for tripac APU Mike, Jun 7, 2017
    1. CB Shop

      Discuss topics relating to CB and HAM radios, including discussions on antennas, microphones, brands of radios, terminology, etc.
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      Latest: 50.watt cb reach? mndriver, Jun 1, 2017
    2. Computers, Software, and Electronics

      Many drivers carry laptop computers in their trucks. Talk about internet options, software for your computer, and discuss tips and tricks related to computers.
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      Latest: WannaCry Worm (((ME))), May 20, 2017
    1. The Layover Tavern

      This is your laid back, talk about anything forum. Just grab your favorite cold or warm beverage and talk about whatever is on your mind.
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      Latest: Random thoughts ... put 'em here (((ME))), Jun 25, 2017 at 1:03 AM
    2. Movies and Television

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    3. Science And Technology

      The place for discussion of physics, science, gadgets & gizmos, alternative energy, and pretty much anything scientific.
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      Latest: Even the Kentucky Coal Museum is going solar Tazz, Jun 20, 2017 at 5:12 PM
    4. Sports Talk

      All Sports Discussion
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    5. Automotive Forum

      A popular hobby among truck drivers is working on cars and trucks. Whether simply for maintaining the family ride, or restoring the old classic cars and trucks, this is the place for all automotive discussion.
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      Latest: classics krelithous, Jun 14, 2017
    6. Truckers Cooking Forum

      Do you cook in your truck? Like cooking in general? Discuss cooking with our truckers forum members.
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      Latest: healthy meal options on the go? mndriver, Jun 22, 2017 at 7:45 PM
    7. Truck Driving Stories - Tales From The Road

      When you spend 10 hours a day out on the highway, covering 500 or more miles each day, you often come back with some interesting truck driving stories to tell. Tell us about your stories from the road here.
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      Latest: Truck Takes Out a Bridge Injun, Apr 28, 2017
    8. Truckers Trading Post

      This forum is for our trucking forum members to buy and sell individual items. Got something to buy or sell? This is the place for it. This forum is not for job posting or any forum of business advertising.
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    1. Introduce Yourself

      New to the Truckers Forum? Introduce yourself here, tell us as little or as much about yourself as you want. Are you a current driver? Interested in driving? How long have you been driving or thinking about driving? Break the ice here.
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      Latest: Hello Mike, Jun 21, 2017 at 10:09 PM
    2. Site Announcements

      As we continue to develop this website, we will post anything new that we add here, as well as any important information relating to the website and its members.
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      Latest: Likes feature is now on steroids Duck, May 30, 2017
    3. Truckers Forum Support Desk

      If you are having any issues with the website, submit a support thread here. When submitting a thread, you must select a thread prefix that is most applicable to the problem you are having. if you are having a problem creating threads in the forum, you can reach us via the "contact us" link at the bottom of the page. We will address your concerns as quickly as possible. Note: Your support question is private. Only our staff will be able to view and respond to your questions.
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    1. Politics

      This group is for the discussion of politics and current events. When posting in this forum, we ask that you keep the discussions civil and avoid personal attacks toward other members. This group is moderated by our current forum moderators, and our regular forum rules are in effect.
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      Latest: Another Presidential Scandal Rocks the Nation Duck, Jun 24, 2017 at 4:17 PM
    2. Truckers Interested In Prepping

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      Latest: solar paint krelithous, Jun 23, 2017 at 10:02 PM
    3. Christian Truckers

      Welcome to the Christian Talk group, a friendly group where you can discuss Christianity in a comfortable surrounding. This forum is open to all Christians as well as those who want to learn about the Christian faith from other Christians.
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      Latest: So this weekend... Mike, Apr 2, 2017