From press releases to technical bulletins to new product announcements, you'll find all the information you need to stay up-to-date on the latest from Truck-Lite.

Truck-Lite Releases New 44 Series® 4-Inch Combination Lamp

January 17, 2017 @ 10:43 AM New Products Press Release TL In The News

Truck-Lite's new, signature-style lamp's distinct back-up feature provides a clear indication of the white reverse signal without impairing the effectiveness of the stop/turn/tail lamp when both are illuminated, thus staying true to Truck-Lite’s commitment of providing the safest and highest-quality visibility systems on the market.

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LED Technology: Through-Hole vs. Surface Mount vs. Chip-on-Board

August 12, 2016 @ 6:40 AM Tech Article

In the design phase of both new and redesigned products, one decision is which type of discrete LEDs to use for the solution. This bulletin discusses the reasons for the use of each technology and why everything has not evolved for surface-mount solutions. The chart below demonstrates the differences between the three assembly methods.

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SAE vs DOT: The Truth About Lighting Regulations

August 11, 2016 @ 1:22 PM Tech Article

There is a great deal of confusion regarding lighting regulations in the industry. In this bulletin, we clarify some SAE and DOT terminology. 

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Quick Guide for Aiming Headlights

July 13, 2016 @ 12:27 PM Tech Article

Halogen, HID and LED: What's the Difference?

July 06, 2016 @ 8:47 AM Tech Article

In the last 25 years, more light sources have been introduced. Today, these innovations are used in heavy-duty forward and safety lighting products. Sometimes, however, changes in technology can cause confusion. The purpose of this bulletin is to explore the three most common light sources used on today's headlights.

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Truck-Lite Releases Fully Compliant, 6-Inch Combination Lamp

June 22, 2016 @ 11:08 AM Press Release TL In The News

In addition to its variety of mounting and wiring options, the lamp fits into standard 6-inch mounting holes, making retrofitting even more convenient. In conjunction with the available reflector cap, which is mounted in place of either a tail or backup lamp, the newest member of the 60® Series family economically turns a vehicle’s previous four-lamp system into a two-lamp system.

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Truck-Lite Announces Latest Innovation: Light-Out Detection System

February 22, 2016 @ 6:22 AM New Products

Truck-Lite Co., LLC is pleased to introduce a new product called the Light-Out Detection System, which utilizes a newly developed microprocessor technology that monitors the LED safety lighting system on trailers. 

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4x6 LED Headlights Released

February 22, 2016 @ 6:14 AM New Products

Truck-Lite Co., LLC, a worldwide leader in heavy-duty lighting and visibility systems, announced its latest advancement in the LED forward lighting market—the 4x6 (165mm) rectangular LED headlight system, a drop-in replacement for 1A1 and 2A1 sealed beams in most applications. This advanced lighting system is the follow-up to the widely popular 7-inch round and 5x7-inch headlights, which currently stand as the best and lowest-cost systems in the market.

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Truck-Lite is World's First To Offer High Visibility LED Headlights To Heavy-Duty Truck Market

February 21, 2016 @ 6:48 PM Press Release

Truck-Lite Announces Acquisition Of Rigid Industries

February 21, 2016 @ 6:40 PM Press Release

Falconer, NY-based Truck-Lite Co., LLC, a worldwide leader in LED lighting innovations, today announced the acquisition of LED lighting manufacturer, Rigid Industries of Phoenix, AZ. With this acquisition, Truck-Lite continues to expand its offering of the industry's most diverse lighting

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How-to: Properly aiming mirrors to avoid blind spots.

February 16, 2016 @ 8:12 AM Tech Article

FAQ: What’s the deal with LED replacement bulbs?

February 16, 2016 @ 6:36 AM Tech Article