Love’s to Expand Truck Maintenance Services

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores Inc.

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores Inc. will expand its truck maintenance program at all of its truck stops nationwide to include services related to fluids, filters and lubes, in addition to existing truck tire care and light mechanical options.

The additional maintenance options will be in place in more than 300 maintenance facilities by the end of 2017, the Oklahoma City-based company said.

Separately, Love’s announced it opened its 17th location in Indiana.

The new maintenance program focuses on oil changes for the motor, transmission and gear boxes and is complemented by preventive maintenance services, including fluid levels, fluid and filter quality checks and lube services, Love’s said.

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores Inc.

“As Love’s continues to work every day to find ways to lower costs for our customers, we have received consistent feedback that a nationwide maintenance network would help greatly to increase utilization and decrease downtime,” Frank Love, co-CEO of Love’s, said in a statement.

This year, it expanded its tire sales selection, including a new retread program,and TirePass services for on-site tire maintenance across the country, the company said.

The latest location is in Terre Haute along U.S. Highway 41 and Harlan Drive, it said.

The 10,000-square-foot truck stop is open 24/7 and features food and gifts plus 70 truck parking spaces, five showers, radio frequency identification cardless fueling, CAT scales and other driver services.