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Fault Code Troubleshooting With Jaltest Commercial Vehicle Software

Today we will take a look at the fault code troubleshooting capability of Jaltest’s Commercial Vehicle software. The first thing on our to-do list is connecting up to a vehicle. 1. Plug your Jaltest Link interface into your laptop and open up the Jaltest program. Use the USB cable to plug the Jaltest Link adapter …

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Postal Service starts using all-electric vans in California

Motiv Power Systems, a provider of all-electric medium duty fleet chassis, recently began delivering Ford E-450-based all-electric step vans to the United States Postal Service (USPS). Compared to their combustion engine-powered counterparts, Motiv says its all-electric EPIC chassis-equipped mail delivery vans are expected to curtail fuel and maintenance costs, resulting in a reduction of total cost of …

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Amazon Invests in Rivian, a Tesla Rival in Electric Vehicles

A potential rival to Tesla in electric cars just got a big boost from Amazon. The online retail giant is leading a $700 million investment in Rivian, a Michigan company that is developing a battery-powered pickup truck and an electric sport utility vehicle. The automaker announced the new round of investment on Friday, offering few …

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Daimler Delivers Electric eM2 Truck to Penske Truck Leasing

Daimler Trucks North America on Dec. 20 delivered the first vehicle in its new Electric Innovation Fleet to Penske Truck Leasing in Carson, California, the result of a nine-month collaboration between the two companies to produce and test electric commercial trucks in real-world applications. The vehicle is an electric version of the Freightliner M2 106 …

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Next Generation Cummins 6.7 Liter Turbo Diesel is First to Deliver 1,000 Pound-Feet of Torque

The Cummins 6.7 liter inline-six turbo diesel is offered in two variants; standard output 370 horsepower (850 pound-feet of torque) and high output 400 horsepower (record-setting 1,000 pound-feet of torque). “The Cummins name has been synonymous with technological innovation and reliability since 1919,” said Melina Kennedy, General Manager – Cummins Pickup segment. “We’re proud to …

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Detroit Diesel Diagnostic Link Standard vs. Pro Comparison

Detroit Diesel’s Diagnostic Link software comes in two version. DDDL Standard and DDDL Pro. Each version has slightly different capabilities. This quick article will cover each version’s abilities, the difference between the two, and help you figure out which version you need. DDDL Standard The standard edition provides: ECU Information Diagnostic fault codes Instrumentation Run …

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Getting Started with Cummins Insite

Cummins Insite is a great tool for performing diagnostics. If you diagnose/service Cummins engines, it is an absolute “must-have”. Meeting the Minimum System Requirements In order to use Cummins Insite you’ll need a Windows based computer that meets or exceeds the manufacturer’s software requirements. Recently Cummins increased the computer requirements for their Insite software. If …

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