Meritor WABCO Announces Release of TOOLBOX 12 Vehicle Diagnostic Package
TROY, Mich. (Trailer Technician) – Meritor WABCO announces the release of TOOLBOX™ 12, the newest version of its PC-based diagnostic software that expedites vehicle diagnosis, increases uptime and optimizes work for technicians.
“Vehicle uptime is a major industry focus, and Meritor WABCO is doing its part to improve fleet productivity by offering diagnostic tools that accommodate quick, accurate assessments and return vehicles to the road,” said Stephen Hampson, president and general manager for Meritor WABCO. “With the increasing complexity of safety and efficiency systems, as well as the introduction of our Aftermarket Programming Tool in early 2015, TOOLBOX is vital for service efficiency.”
TOOLBOX 12 includes expanded diagnostic capabilities and support for anti-lock braking systems, electronic braking systems and hydraulic power brakes. TOOLBOX 12 also includes OnGuardACTIVE™ diagnostics, aftermarket electronic control unit (ECU) programming updates and an improved quick-start guide. The new software is now available for purchase.
Meritor WABCO is offering customers with a current TOOLBOX 11 license a special $99 upgrade to TOOLBOX 12 for a limited time. Meritor WABCO will offer TOOLBOX 12 to new customers for a base price of $299 per license with a discount for volume purchases.
TOOLBOX offers diagnostic capabilities for multiple Meritor WABCO systems, including OnGuard™ collision mitigation, OnLane™ lane-departure warning, SmartTrac™ stability control for tractors and trailers as well as WABCO’s OptiRide™ electronically controlled air suspension.
The program’s basic functions include:
- Static displays (ECU numbers) and dynamic displays (RPMs) for a system being tested
- Displays for active and stored system faults as well as appropriate repair instructions
- Activation of components to verify system integrity, correct component operation and installation wiring
- Direct digital access to product maintenance manuals
- Aftermarket ECU programming updates
For more information on Meritor WABCO’s products, call Meritor’s OnTrac technical support center at 866-OnTrac1 (866-668-7221) or visit www.meritorwabco.com.
About Meritor WABCO
Meritor WABCO is a North American joint venture focused on the development and delivery of proven, integrated safety technology and efficiency components. These include braking systems and controls, active safety systems, and suspension and control systems for commercial vehicles in North America. Two leading parent companies back Meritor WABCO, each with more than 100- year legacies. Meritor, Inc. (NYSE:MTOR), a supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets, provides Meritor WABCO the industry’s most extensive service and support network. WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) is a leading innovator and global supplier of technologies that improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles. WABCO continues to pioneer breakthrough products and systems for braking, stability, suspension, and transmission automation. For more information, visit www.meritorwabco.com.