Today's Trucking

600-amp alternator for mining, military use

April 25, 2019 by John Smith

Military and mining vehicles are receiving some extreme support with a Leece-Neville IdlePro alternator with a 600-amp output at 6,000 rpm. The 24-volt alternators are virtually idle-free, the company adds, and it’s up to 24 lb. lighter than comparable models. […]


PowerPro Extreme 5 starter for medium-duty engines

July 31, 2018 by John Smith

Medium-duty truck owners now have access to a new 12-volt, 4.5kW replacement starter from Leece Neville Heavy Duty Systems – the PowerPro Extreme 5. The motors support six- to 10-liter engines used in construction, fire and rescue, pickup and delivery, […]


Leece-Neville alternator for fire trucks

April 24, 2018 by John Smith

Leece-Neville’s IdlePro Extreme 12-volt, 420-amp heavy-duty alternator has been optimized for fire trucks, which have to power complex electrical systems at engine idle.   The new alternator, also a replacement for certain school buses and coaches, includes technologies to improve […]


Navistar names Prestolite standard

December 19, 2017 by John Smith

Prestolite Electric high-output alternators are now standard on Navistar medium- and heavy-duty vehicles.


Leece-Neville Extreme Alternators

June 7, 2016 by Rolf Lockwood

The new IdlePro and IdlePro Extreme models offer high output at low engine speeds, with engine-saving ‘Isolated Ground’ technology



August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Leece-Neville announces new 185-amp brushless alternator