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Feb 07, 2016

Leasing a Truck from my Boss

So recently I signed a lease to own deal with my boss to take over one of the trucks. However, due to poor credit and lack of funds, we did not attempt

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Feb 07, 2016

The Big Game - Do More Than Watch...

This is a video that one of my friends did. I think you will love it.

If you like it, comment and share. Visit his channel

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Feb 05, 2016

If you need to plug you truck in at night and your neighborhood has a sign no triaxel trucks can you take it on home anyways

I live in the historical part in Oklahoma city I own and operated my tri-axel dump truck. If I need to plug my truck in due to cold weather can I drive

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Feb 04, 2016

Relationship advice is one sided

In everything that I've read about relationships with truckers over and over again it talks about what the wife or girlfriend must do to keep him happy

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Feb 04, 2016

Looking for Creepy Trucker Stories?

We're putting together a book of true scary stories called The Graveyard Shift. We want to get people who work though the night--police, ER nurses, security

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Feb 04, 2016

Will open container and speeding ticket keep me from trucking

Will any company hire me with an open container ticket. I received the ticket in my personal vehicle before I got my cdl license. I had a clean mvr before

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Feb 04, 2016

can an officer climb on my trailer?

can an officer climb on my trailer to look for any issues?

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Feb 02, 2016

Local Philly and NJ area driving jobs - home daily

OK guys, so I am a recruiter for East Coast Drivers Solutions. Lately I have not gotten much feed back from drivers looking for positions in the Philadelphia

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Feb 01, 2016

should employer pay for time off if employers truck breaks down ?

I work for a construction co 12 yrs now .i was hired as a truck driver for their 7yd dump truck pulling a 20 pindle hitch trailer hauling mostly construction

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Feb 01, 2016

Youngest Female Trucker

Anyone know who the first 21 y/o or whatever the case, female cross-country trucker was?

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Jan 30, 2016

Ramps for sale

Several sets of heavy and medium duty aluminum ramps, ground skids, Z skids, for lowboy, stepdeck, flatbed, etc. Single stage 8', 9', 11, and a couple

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Jan 30, 2016

Ex trucker's wife

I was a trucker's wife for 28 years & it was a lonely life. I almost single handedly raised 3 daughters who fortunately became very well adjusted women.

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Jan 30, 2016

How to go back OTR how?

I have 27 years driving a truck, over one million logged miles. I have ran everything on the highway, all 48 states and parts of Canada. I have

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Jan 30, 2016

I'm a worried truckers wife

so worried that my husband will get into a accident and end in jail. you know truckers cant stop on a dime and cars pull out in front of them all the

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Jan 29, 2016

Team drivers put in charge of dispatch...

Our company recently put a driver team in charge of dispatching 10 trucks. Is this legal, if so, how can they log it?

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Jan 29, 2016

Trucking company added Qualcomm & fried wiring. What can I do?

My employer added a Qualcomm to my truck & fried all my wiring. I just bought the truck. Employer refuses to accept this... What can I do???

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Jan 29, 2016

New and Used Roller Dollies for sale

5 new and 1 used roller dollies for piggybacking chassis, trucks, etc, on low boy, step deck or flat bed trailers. $250 each for new, $100 for used. Buy

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Jan 28, 2016

Drivers who are looking for a GREAT Company to work for!

Good afternoon, I recently have been miserable with this over the road job. Also getting paid by mileage. Never getting treated like a professional. So

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Jan 28, 2016

In love with my man not so in love with the job

I met my husband by chance online I fell in love got married and now not so in love with the job I miss him desperately every minute of every day that

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Jan 27, 2016

Brand New S10 Airsense Resmed Sleep Apnea Machine

Brand new sleep apnea s10 Airsense Resmed sleep apnea machines....with humidifier and heated hoses. 630-776-8528

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Jan 26, 2016

Fuses, extra glad handles and something to cut seals off your trailer.

Fuses, extra glad hand seals, crow bar, hammer, needle nose pliars, wiper blades, spare headlamp, something to cut seals off your trailer. All of the

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Jan 25, 2016

Lady Driver Of One Year - my experience has been...

I have seen all types of discrimination on my travels, mostly from men drivers who forget they were new once too. From climbing a mountain, where it's

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Jan 25, 2016

love my trucker - we make it work

I love my or trucker. He is about to be gone for three weeks. I was just on here to say our relationship is working. I am taking college classes so when

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Jan 23, 2016

Looking for 2 drivers, O/O based out of Savannah GA

I'm looking for two drivers that want to drive. Flatbed experience preferred but will take van as well. I'm looking for possible trainees that have at

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Jan 22, 2016

james brooklyn ny

I have a class b tanker, air brakes In need of a truck rental for that class ASAP Im in Brooklyn Ny

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Jan 22, 2016

Does having an accident mean disqualification

I had an accident in March 2015 during a big snow in western PA. The police were not called and it was ruled against me. I paid 3500.00 in repairs, I haven't

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Jan 22, 2016

trucker gets arrested and fired things are still in truck

OK so a trucker got arrested for drugs in another state. He got fired but still has personal things in the truck that is now being driven by someone else

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Jan 21, 2016

After a DWI how many years I have to wait to get a hazmat license?

Hazmat license restrictions

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Jan 21, 2016

Been together 4 years and he just started trucking...

I'm really lonely now, its just me and my 2 year old boy. (my fiancé is 23 and I'm 26) I find myself always bored and not sure of what to do to pass the

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Jan 20, 2016

Think You Know Compliance? Not As Well As You Should

Think You Know Compliance? Not As Well As You Should Glostone Trucking Solutions had their Compliance Quiz results published in FleetOwner Magazine last

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