Batteries

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July 27, 2017

Purkeys Offers Solar Charging Solutions For Inactive Equipment

Purkeys has is offering two solar charging solutions, the Solar Bolt and Solar Dash, designed to help fleets keep batteries charged in inactive equipment.

July 18, 2017

Prestolite’s Isolated Ground Technology Protects Engines from Stray Voltage

Prestolite Electric has announced its use of Isolated Ground Technology in its line of IdlePro and IdlePro Extreme alternators, designed to protect engines from potentially severe electrolytic damage caused by stray voltage.

July 14, 2017

Purkeys Offers Preventive Maintenance Tool

The Purkeys Handheld Electrical Analyzer allows technicians to quickly test the electrical systems of heavy-duty vehicles.

June 23, 2017

Midtronics Diagnostic System Monitors Batteries

Midtronics introduced the DSS-5000 Battery Diagnostic Service System, featuring Conductance Profiling that is designed to provide information about the battery state of charge and state of health.

March 31, 2017

Purkey’s Select Keeps Liftgate Batteries Charged

Purkey’s Select liftgate charging system is designed to fully and efficiently charge liftgate batteries from multiple sources and paths.

March 28, 2017

Solar Dash Keeps Batteries Charged and Ready

The Solar Dash Charging System is a portable 20-watt solar panel that keeps batteries charged and counteracts the effects of parasitic loads on a battery.

March 6, 2017

Battery Design Offers Flexible, Safe Option for Commercial EVs

Korean technology company Kokam has introduced a new battery called Xpand that is designed to improve battery safety and performance for commercial electric vehicles.

February 28, 2017

Wireless Monitoring System Checks Battery Charge, Battery Health

The Wireless Monitoring System for commercial vehicles offered by eNow is designed to provide updates on the state of charge and state of health of batteries.

January 6, 2017

Clip-On Ammeter Detects Parasitic Load

Purkey’s Milliamp Clip-On Ammeter is designed to detect parasitic loads by accurately measuring low current in electrical systems without disconnecting cords from the power source.

December 2, 2016

Purkeys, AutoMeter Offer New Preventive Maintenance Products

Purkeys has partnered with AutoMeter, a heavy-duty electrical system testing and battery maintenance solutions provider, on a line of dual-branded preventive maintenance products.

November 3, 2016

Delphi Offers MaxStart Battery for Heavy-Duty Trucks

Delphi Products & Service Solutions’ MaxStart HD is a Group 31 battery designed to meet the needs of heavy-duty commercial vehicles.

September 19, 2016

Daimler Trucks Taps NorthStar for Pure Lead AGM Batteries

Daimler Trucks North America has chosen the Swedish-American energy storage manufacturer NorthStar Battery Company as the supplier of Ultra High Performance Pure Lead AGM batteries on its next generation Cascadia truck.

June 10, 2016

Purkeys Adds Accessory to Liftgate Double Check

Purkeys has announced that the 20 Amp Applied Load Module comes with the Purkeys' Liftgate Double Check as a free accessory to the testing tool.

May 20, 2016

Purkeys’ Tool Tests Liftgate Charging System

Purkeys has developed a way to test liftgate charging systems called the Liftgate Double Check tool designed to ensure that the system is operating properly.

April 22, 2016

STA-Charge Battery Charger Offers Faster Rate of Charge

The Phillips Industries STA-Charge Battery Charger is a battery charger for 12-volt liftgate/load batteries designed to improve battery efficiency.

February 16, 2016

Solar Charger Keeps Batteries Topped Off

The PulseTech SP-5 OTR Solar Charger maintainer is a solar-powered battery charger designed to keep a vehicle battery charged during periods of non-use.

December 16, 2015

Peterbilt Adds Auto-Start to SmartAir No-Idle System

Peterbilt has added auto-start technology to its SmartAir no-idle system to help keep main and auxiliary batteries charged while running the air conditioning system and using other electronic devices.

September 17, 2015

Kiene Battery Grip Makes Transporting Batteries Easier

Kiene Diesel Accessories has released the K-1320 Battery Grip which is a grip for heavy-duty truck batteries that improves handling.

February 10, 2015

Maxwell Signs Agreement with Purkeys to Distribute ESMs

Maxwell Technologies signed an agreement with Purkeys for distribution of Maxwell’s Engine Start Module product line to the heavy-duty trucking industry.

January 27, 2015

PriorityStart HD Prevents Dead Batteries

The PriorityStart HD is an automatic battery protection system that disconnects a battery at a certain point to prevent a battery from going dead.

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