Electrical System

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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.

December 2, 2016

Power Converter Features Waterproof Design

The DCP-5-HD heavy duty power converter from Larson Electronics is a 5-amp waterproof power supply that converts 120- or 240-volt AC electrical current to 12- or 24-volt DC current.

October 21, 2016

Purkeys Partners with AutoMeter on Electrical Repair Tools

Purkeys has announced a new partnership with AutoMeter aimed at supplying fleets and technicians with the necessary tools to diagnose and repair electrical issues.

August 26, 2016

Dual Shield Protects Power Sources on Trucks

Purkeys has developed the Dual Shield designed to simplify adding additional electrical devices to heavy-duty vehicles and protect the source that powers them.

August 9, 2016

Electrical Tool Kit Includes All Necessary Tools

The Purkeys Electrical Tool Kit has tools that a technician needs to test and diagnose a variety of electrical issues on commercial vehicles.

June 7, 2016

IdlePro Designed for Low Engine Speeds

The IdlePro and IdlePro Extreme high-efficiency, high-output heavy-duty alternators are designed to extend battery life and improve electrical system and engine performance.

March 22, 2016

Hy-Flo System Powers Hoists

The Hy-Flo Twin Electric Power System from Truck Bodies and Equipment International is a power system designed for select medium-duty Crysteel, DuraClass and Rugby Manufacturing brand hoists.

October 9, 2015

Relay Bypass Kit Monitors Amperage Draw

Innovative Products of America’s #9038A Relay Bypass Master Kit with Amp Loop is designed for DC motor activation and current monitoring in circuit relays.

October 7, 2015

Set of Tools Cleans Male Pins on Terminals

Innovative Products of America’s Micro-Male Pin Cleaners are a three-piece set of tools for cleaning small, male pins found on Deutsch, Cannon, Bullet and other round terminals.

April 21, 2015

How Corrosion Causes Electrical Problems

Almost every electrical or electronic problem with trucks today can be traced back to one single source: corrosion-induced voltage irregularities.

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.

December 9, 2014

Phillips Industries Expands Electrical Harness Division

Phillips Industries expanded the capabilities of its Electrical Harness Division at its new facility in Arteaga, Mexico. The new facility will increase the division’s footprint by 25%.

September 30, 2014

Del City's Miniature Fuses Designed for Tight Spaces

Del City's Micro3 sub-miniature fuse and MCase Cartridge Fuse are designed for use in newer vehicles and take advantage of smaller dimensions in order to fit more fuses into tight spaces.

August 26, 2014

Phillips Introduces Liftgate Sockets With Swivel Technology

Phillips Industries has introduced new single and dual pole liftgate sockets with swivel and automatic disconnect features.

August 19, 2014

Phillips Announces Liftgate Dual Pole Kit

Philips Industries is now offering a liftgate dual pole installation and conversion kit to help fleets that are seeing an increasing need to have a ground return system versus a chassis ground system for the supplemental power requirements of liftgates.

August 18, 2014

ACOFAS to Hold Electrical Diagnostics Clinic

The American Council of Frame and Alignment Specialists will be holding a clinic and educational program for technicians on understanding electricity.

July 29, 2014

Remy Has 215-Amp High-Efficiency Alternator

A new high-efficiency alternator from Remy is available for truck applications such as line-haul tractors with anti-idling equipment, emergency vehicles, refuse trucks and utility vehicles.

July 18, 2014

5 Tips to Keep Your Battery Running in the Summer Heat

While warmer temperatures help to increase battery capacity, making it easier to turn over the engine, they also cause an increase in the rate at which the battery deteriorates. When the temperature is warmer, the current conducting grids corrode faster, reducing the life of your battery.

July 16, 2014

Solar-brand Jump Starter Features Enhanced Automatic Charging System

The 12/24 Volt commercial jump starter provides jumps for numerous environments where heavy-duty jumpstarting is a regular occurrence.

July 9, 2014

Internal Fan Alternator Cuts Weight, Boosts Output

The AVi2800 internal fan alternator is ideal for high-performance aftermarket retrofit upgrades, particularly within older model school buses and heavy trucks, or in applications where weight reduction, higher temperature and higher power are target goals.

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