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With 14 locations in Washington, Oregon and California, Papé Kenworth is a premier dealer of new and used semi trucks throughout the West. From outstanding 24/7 service and support to advanced technology and an extensive parts inventory, Papé keeps you moving. Check out our blog for the latest industry news and resources, driver tips and insights, upcoming events, and more! If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact a Papé representative at your nearest location for all your Kenworth needs.

Improve Fleet Management with Remote Diagnostics

Across the industry, an increasing number of fleet managers are looking to maximize road time for their class 8 trucks through data generated while their trucks are on the road.

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How to Become an Owner-Operator

Whether you’ve been a company driver for decades or just earned your CDL, you’ve probably thought about what it would be like to be an owner-operator. Setting your own schedule, owning your own truck, running your own business…sounds great, right? But what does it really take to become an owner-operator? 

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CSA Safety Scoring: Changes Ahead

A 132-page report published by the National Academies of Science (NAS) last month highlights the analysis of the U.S. Department of Transportation CSA Safety Measurement System (SMS) and calls for an overhaul of the ranking algorithm and how it identifies high-risk carriers. 

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ELD Mandate: The Facts & Updates

If you’re looking for news about the FMCSA ELD mandate, we have the up to date information. On this page, we’ll cover the basics, answer some of the most common questions, and provide updates on the latest news surrounding the legislation.

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