HMMWVs ticketed for Afghanistan

  AM General will deliver 6,576 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV) to the Afghan armed forces. The $45.9 million contract awarded by the US Army falls under foreign military sales and provides the expanded capacity M115 HMMWV. Production will take place … More »

Tech Tips with Steve Turchet

by Steve Turchet Dimly Seen The instrument panel lights are very dim on my CCKW. I have installed new 6 volt bulbs, but that didn’t help. – Williams The instrument panel lights ground through their housings to the dashboard. If … More »

AM General awarded new HMMWV contracts

SOUTH BEND, Ind., PRNewswire/ — AM General has been awarded new HMMWV contracts and modifications to existing domestic and international contracts for vehicles and parts for Afghanistan, Ukraine and the United States National Guard and Reserves totaling $151,051,833. The recently announced … More »

Tech Tips – December 2015

by Steve Turchet HMMWV CLUNKER My 1997 HMMWV is making a clunking sound when I stop. The sound seems to be coming from the wheels or underneath somewhere. – J. Peyton HMMWVs are noted for brake problems which are often … More »