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TravelCenters of America® Expands Maintenance and Repair Service Network

April 30, 2019

WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 30, 2019--TravelCenters of America LLC (“TravelCenters”) (Nasdaq: TA) announced the addition of a TA Truck Service ® center at I-85 Exit 61 on Highway 74 (Senoia Road) in Fairburn, Georgia. The facility, located at the Fairburn Family Travel Center, will offer maintenance and repair services 24/7 at a newly equipped repair center featuring four service bays, two pit lanes, RoadSquad ® emergency breakdown assistance and TechOn-SITE ™ mobile maintenance service.

“TA Truck Service is the perfect addition to the Fairburn community,” replied William Wyatt, owner of the Fairburn Travel Center. “Having the industry leader in maintenance and repair in this market is a continuation of our commitment to offer the highest quality products and services to our customers.”

“We are pleased to provide a reliable, truck service solution to the Fairburn Family Travel Center,” said Skip McGary, TA Executive Vice President. “Vehicle up-time and efficiency is essential in the trucking industry, and through our new maintenance facility, we will provide this area with around-the-clock access to qualified technicians that can handle even the most challenging repairs in-bay, roadside and on-site at a fleet’s facility or yard.”

The repair center and service trucks will be equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and staffed by highly skilled technicians who understand the elaborate electrical equipment on vehicles today. The facility’s broad scope of services will include but is not limited to:

  • Computerized diagnostics
  • After-treatment system maintenance, including DPF cleaning services and regenerations
  • Brakes
  • Wheel end repairs
  • Lighting
  • Tire services
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Reefer PM lubrication
  • DOT inspections

All repairs and service work conducted at any TA, Petro or TA Express are backed by TA’s nationwide warranty program.

About TravelCenters of America LLC
TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, conducts business in 43 states and Canada, principally under the TA ®, Petro Stopping Centers ® and TA Express ® travel center brands. For more information on TA, TA Express and Petro, please visit  www.ta-petro.com.

About TA Truck Service ®
The TA Truck Service network, a division of TravelCenters of America LLC, includes 244 truck service facilities, 1,090 repair bays, nearly 3,000 technicians with certifications in ASE and TIA, a fleet of more than 2,600 RoadSquad ® and third-party provider service trucks and more than 200 TechOn-SITE ™ mobile maintenance vehicles. TA Truck Service is an authorized Freightliner Trucks and Western Star Trucks warranty provider.

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CONTACT: Tom Liutkus

TravelCenters of America

440-808-7364

tliutkus@ta-petro.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA GEORGIA OHIO

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENERGY OIL/GAS TECHNOLOGY TRANSPORT TRUCKING TRAVEL TRANSPORTATION OTHER TRAVEL MOBILE/WIRELESS AUTOMOTIVE OTHER AUTOMOTIVE GENERAL AUTOMOTIVE

SOURCE: TravelCenters - General

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