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Glen Rice’s 2007 big-bunk W900 and savings from next-gen oil bypass, fuel treatment

By Todd Dills -
Posted Oct 2nd 2019 11:53AM

Owner-operator Glen Rice is based today in New Smyrna Beach, Fla., hauling leased to R&R Express of Crayton, Pa., for more than eight years now. With his fiancee and ridealong business partner Bernice King, he rolls in the truck shown above, his 2006-emissions-spec Caterpillar C15-powered 2007 KW, which has been benefiting the last couple of years from a bypass-oil-filtration and fuel-additive system Rice purchased from the Clean Air Fleet company. The oil filter medium in the system filters out particles down to 1 micron. With it on-board, Rice has extended his typical oil-change interval from about 10,000-15,000 miles to 40,000 miles or more...