Benefits of Becoming a Diesel Mechanic

There's never been a better time to become a diesel mechanic! Read about the top 5 reasons why, and how Kenworth of Louisiana can help you do it!

How to Become a Diesel Mechanic

If you're looking for a dependable, well-paying career in the automotive industry, a diesel mechanic is a great choice, especially if you're interested in diesel engines and how they work. Working as a diesel mechanic requires little in the way of formal education, and many diesel mechanics make high-paying salaries. Here at Kenworth of Louisiana, our diesel mechanics enjoy good pay, great benefits, and a rewarding work environment. Interested in becoming a Louisiana diesel mechanic? Read on to find out more about this exciting career!

June Tech Minute: Air Disc Brake System and Troubleshooting Guide

Everything You need to Know About Air Disc Brakes!

April Tech Minute: Top 3 Turbo Charging Tips

Here are 3 tips to Turbo Charge your engine!!

February Tech Minute: Engine Maintenance Intervals

Follow the OE manufacturer's recommended maintenance procedures for the starter motor, alternator, batteries electrical components, radiator, air cleaner, refrigerant compressor and fan clutch.


January Tech Minute: Transmissions & Differentials

Transmissions and differentials have come a long way from the days of old, but maintenance practices never die!


December Tech Minute: DEF Quality Sensors

Learn more about DEF quality sensors and their function in meeting EPA regulations in the trucking industry.


November Tech Minute: Fuel Filters & Service Tips

Your truck's oil filter needs to be strong and reliable to get you where you're going! Read on to see how to best choose your filter and maintain it as well!


Kenworth of Louisiana’s Tech Minute: Truck Transmissions & Differentials

In our latest Tech Minute with Technical Service Manager Duke Wichers, Duke gives an update on the latest innovations for truck transmissions and differentials! Learn more by reading our blog, then contact us today to see what Kenworth of Louisiana can do for you and your truck!

Now Carrying Donkey Forklifts at Kenworth Louisiana

At Kenworth of Louisiana, we are proud to officially be a certified Donkey forklift dealer! No matter the job, we have a forklift that is sure to get the job done. Check out our blog to learn more about the different forklift models now available at Kenworth of Louisiana!


How important is school bus repair in Louisiana?

Maintaining your fleet of buses is highly important for the continued safety of your passengers and drivers, and ultimately, your bottom line. Kenworth of Louisiana is known as a full-service Kenworth and Hino truck dealership, but we also service buses! When your bus or fleet needs servicing, come to one of our service centers in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, or around the state for speedy and knowledgeable service!

How is the Chip Shortage Affecting the Truck Industry?

The electronic chip shortage -- nearly everyone is talking about it. Many industries have been impacted, from technology companies to automakers, and yes, commercial truck producers. The current shortage is a result of several elements, like a perfect storm, but where did this chip shortage come from, and why does it matter to truck manufacturers?


Get Ready! Kenworth Launches New Medium Duty Truck Lineup

Following the recent release of the Kenworth T680, Kenworth has taken things to a whole other level with the launch of their new line of medium-duty lineup of trucks! From straight trucks to tractor models, this new lineup ranges from Class 5 to light Class 8 arrays, and is the latest update of their medium-duty lineup since 2007!

The New Kenworth T680 Next Generation: A Force to be Reckoned With

The new Kenworth T680 couples luxury with an innovative design to give drivers the ultimate driving experience while out on the road. See why our team at Kenworth Louisiana loves the Kenworth T680 Next Generation.

Brushless Alternators

Brushless alternators eliminate 13 moving parts by doing away with the slip rings and brushes.

Eaton & Allison Transmission Fluids

Transmissions and differentials have come a long way from the days of old, but maintenance practices never die.


ELD Installation Tips

Installing an ELD (Electronic Logging Devises) into NGP (New Generation Product – T680, T880, and W990) or 1.9M Cab (T660, T800, W900) trucks.