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Why ReTran®?

By Western Branch Diesel on March 21, 2021 at 4:52 PM

As with any vehicle component, transmissions may fail and if that happens, one economical option is to purchase a remanufactured transmission. The Allison ReTran® program adheres to strict, original factory guidelines and is an excellent choice when selecting your replacement transmission.

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Western Branch Diesel Achieves Allison Transmission Gold Status

By Western Branch Diesel on March 19, 2021 at 4:12 PM

Western Branch Diesel is proud to announce that six of its service locations have been awarded Gold status in Allison Transmission’s 2020 Performance Reward Program.

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Spring Tune-up Essential for Top Performance

By Western Branch Diesel on March 19, 2021 at 1:05 PM

The spring tune-up is an essential step in maintaining heavy-duty equipment. By keeping up-to-date on service requirements and in top-operating condition, companies are ready for summer’s work and can eliminate downtime.

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Free Spring Inspection Readies Boats for Summer

By Western Branch Diesel on March 5, 2021 at 12:38 PM

Each year, boaters eagerly await the first day out on the water doing what they enjoy most – fishing, swimming, waterskiing, and more. If you have a workboat that doesn’t take a break, it’s important to have it inspected too. Spring is the time to bring your boat up-to-speed to reduce downtime when the weather warms.

Topics: Marine Service
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Second Life for M/V Bus Brown

By Western Branch Diesel on February 4, 2021 at 1:06 PM

With two locations along the Kanawha River in West Virginia and one along the upper Ohio River, Amherst Madison, Inc., is an employee-owned business focusing on marine towing, construction, and repair.

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Roanoke Now an Authorized Autocar Parts & Service Warranty Dealer

By Western Branch Diesel on January 20, 2021 at 2:03 PM

Autocar has always been the toughest, hardest working, never-let-you-down truck out there. Severe-duty is the only job it knows. Custom-engineered from the wheels up and purpose-built just for you to meet the unique demands of your operation and application, Autocar is not just a truck, it's a whole company.

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