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Freebies
A Guide to Free Stuff

Land Line has compiled a list of free publications containing useful information on subjects ranging from chrome supplies to protecting against identity theft. We’ve included Web site addresses and toll-free phone numbers for ordering these guides, brochures, catalogs and handbooks.

Roadranger Drivetrain Specification Guide
www.roadranger.com
1-800-826-4357
This 70-page guide combines all the latest Roadranger products and services for quick and easy reference for spec’ing Dana Spicer and Eaton Fuller products for commercial vehicles. Ask for Item No. RRSL-0001.

ID Theft — When Bad Things Happen To Your Good Name
www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline /pubs/credit/idtheft.pdf 
1-877-FTC-HELP (1-877-382-4357)
Identity theft is a serious crime. People whose identities have been stolen can spend months or years — and hard-earned money — cleaning up the mess thieves have made of their good name and credit record. This 37-page publication offers tips for preventing identity theft and instructions for victims of identity theft.

Revised MGM Brakes Fast Brake Troubleshooting Guide
www.MGMBrakes.com
1-800-527-1534
This guide helps keep vehicles on the road and out of the garage by answering the most common braking questions and providing likely solutions. Ask for Form No. 5003.
Other available MGM Brakes publications include:
MGM Brakes Welded Yoke Spring Brake Models Brochure (Form No. 5064)
MGM Brakes Neoprene Diaphragm Flyer/Brochure (Form No. 5063)
MGM Brakes Heavy-Duty Spring Brake Models Brochure (Form No. 5033)

Iowa 80 Accessories for the Professional Driver
www.iowa80.com
1-866-4-IOWA80 (1-866-446-9280)
The Iowa 80 Group has done its best to include a variety of items to fill your trucking needs. This catalog features 300 new items, as well as many classic favorites.

America’s Truck Wash & Chrome Shop Catalog
www.atwchrome.com
1-800-767-1509
Want to dress up the rig a bit? This catalog features an array of extras, from chrome and stainless to wood and lights.

Free air gauges from Bridgestone and TRIB
www.bridgestone-firestone.com
www.sirius.com
To encourage truckers to regularly monitor air pressure, Bridgestone and Tire Retread Information Bureau (TRIB) are offering “Open Road Café” listeners a free, heavy-duty-dual-head tire gauge that sells for up to $20 at truck stops and a Retread Tire Information Packet. Harvey Brodsky, managing director of TRIB, joins host Mark Willis on the “Open Road Café” radio program and discusses tire maintenance, the benefits of properly maintained tires and answers questions on retreading and the tire repair industry. Truckers simply call into the radio program’s toll-free number to receive the free gauge. The “Open Road Café” can be heard at 10:30 a.m. EST and 7:30 a.m. PST every Wednesday on Sirius Satellite Radio, channel 131.

2004 Consumer Action Handbook
www.pueblo.gsa.gov
1-888-878-3256
Get help with consumer problems and complaints. This 172-page handbook lists consumer contacts at hundreds of companies and trade associations, local, state and federal government agencies, national consumer organizations and more. While there is no charge for individual free publications, there is a $2 service/handling fee to help defray program costs. That $2 allows you to order as many different free publications as you wish.

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