Category Archives: News

The latest USDOT inspection, on the road, and highway safety news.

IDAHO TRUCK & EQUIPMENT CO.

IDAHO TRUCK & EQUIPMENT CO. Idaho’s Used Truck and Trailer Headquarters We are always proud to promote local companies especially when they have been serving our community for over 60 years. From humble beginnings, a small truck lot in 1959 in downtown Garden City, ITEC has grown and moved to over 8 acres of high-quality, […]

Properly Inflated Tires Saves you Money

Keep Tires Properly Inflated Saves you Money Up-Side   You can improve your gas mileage by 0.6% on average—up to 3% in some cases—by keeping your tires inflated to the proper pressure.   Tire Safety on the road   Maximum Tire Life   Down-Side   Under-inflated tires can lower gas mileage by about 0.2% for […]

Brake Slack Adjusters 6 PACK Adjustment

Brake Slack Adjusters 6 PACK Adjustment When our team is in the field, providing annual DOT Inspections I am surprised, but moreover concerned that some drivers are unfamiliar with a basic understanding of the brake slack adjuster system and maintaining it. Frankly, this should be a big concern considering if they encountered an Inspection station […]

On-Site DOT Inspection Service

On-Site DOT Inspection Service If your company’s vehicle(s) are currently committed to an on-site construction work location, etc., and in need of a required annual DOT Inspection that is never a problem for the team at DOT Mobile Express. We are on the way, as that is DOT Mobile Express Advantage. The DOT Mobile Express […]

Hotshot Truckers Highway Cowboys

Hotshot Trucker Highway Cowboys  Hotshot trucking has become a popular way for businesses of all sizes to transport specialized time-sensitive loads throughout the nation. Hotshot truckers are a special breed, mavericks of the industry chasing sunrises to sunsets in a heavy-duty pickup truck harking back to days long past before super semi-trucks dominated the landscape. […]

The DOT Mobile Express® Advantage

The DOT Mobile Express® Advantage Advantage NO DOWNTIME – We work on your schedule when your fleet is idle. MOBILE SERVICE – Your place of business, off-site locations, truck/fuel stops, rest stops, residential, and hotel layovers, we come to you. NO UPSELL – DME only provides DOT Inspection Services so we won’t be trying to upsell you […]

Playing it Safe for a few dollars

Playing it Safe for a few dollars The DOT mandates that all road construction crews wear an approved Safety Vest when conducting any operations on roads or highways. Although, the DOT does not currently mandate that a driver wear a safety vest it is one of the best and cheapest investments you can make to […]

Weekends and Evenings DOT Inspection Service

Weekends and Evenings DOT Inspection Service Weekends and Evening till Sundown and we come to your location. That’s right, schedule your DOT Inspection on Weekdays, Weekends, and Evenings till Sundown. Pros NO DOWNTIME – we are there on your schedule MOBILE SERVICE – your place of business, home, truck – fuel stop, and hotel layover. NO UPSELL […]

Your DOT Annual Inspection

DOT Mobile Express can handle all your ANNUAL DOT INSPECTION needs. Our on-site Mobile Inspection Service reduces necessary unit downtime and labor cost as we offer service at your location, Weekdays, Weekends, and Evenings. DOT Mobile Express also provides standard vehicle inspections for customers operating non-USDOT tagged vehicle, but want their company’s vehicles to follow […]

True Craftsmanship alive and well in the Treasure Valley

I just love talking up a true craftsmen, especially when they reside right here in the Treasure Valley.  John Fallis is a horseman as well as a saddle maker, and we all know how important it is to ride a well crafted and let’s not forget a “comfortable” saddle. John made his first saddle when […]

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