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Vehicle Safety IS Officer Safety

By Dale Stockton

Fleet managers have a voice in this.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Jul/Aug 2016)
 

Ford Telematics for Law Enforcement, Part 2

By Michael Blackmer

The leading killer of U.S. law enforcement officers isn’t guns. Instead, it is police car crashes and other vehicular incidents. Ford Telematics Powered by Telogis - Law Enforcement Edition is one solution to preventing these fatalities.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Mar 2015)
 

SPI's Management of Small Law Enforcement Agency Course, Part 2

By Don Munson

The Southern Police Institute has developed a police management course specifically for chiefs, sheriffs and top administrators in small agencies. While small agencies and large agencies may have exactly the same management problems, the solutions are often very different.

(This article was originally published in Law and Order Dec 2014)
 

Advanced Technology Presents Maintenance Challenges

By Belluomo, Michael

Direct Injection engines have both valuable gains and unique sensitivities; they can be well-maintained by understanding a few important points. Number one is that quality in delivers quality out. From engine oils, to fuels, all play a key role in keeping these engines operating at peak performance.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager May/Jun 2014)
 

Computer Testing Done Right

By Pat Goss

In a perfect world, it should be possible to connect a tester to a car, push a couple buttons, and have an instant answer to the problem. But this isn't a perfect world! Automobiles and the environment in which they operate aren't perfect, and their problems don’t always fit neatly into textbook pigeonholes.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Jan/Feb 2006)
 

PM Based on Fuel Consumption

By Kevin Roberts

Fuel consumption is an alternative to using mileage or hours to schedule the most cost-effective preventative maintenance program. Whether an engine is idling, cruising, or in pursuit, it is using fuel. And the fuel use occurs at a varying rate depending on the type of use.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Jan/Feb 2006)
 

Preventing Warped Rotors

By Earl Gautsche

Brake rotors can warp as a result of heat from frequent, heavy braking caused by aggressive driving. But irregular wear on the rotor from occasional contact with the semi-metallic brake pads can also cause warped rotors on patrol cars not driven so hard.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Mar/Apr 2006)
 

Pirelli Police Tires

By Ed Sanow

The use of the Pirelli tire on the Ford CVPI is all about fleet pricing and local availability.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Mar/Apr 2006)
 

Cooling System Maintenance, Part One

By Kevin Roberts

The cooling system is one of the leading causes of breakdowns and shortened component life, but with proper maintenance, most problems can be avoided.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager May/Jun 2006)
 

Common Emission Problems

By Pat Goss

To know how to diagnose NOx problems, you first have to understand what causes NOx.

(This article was originally published in Police Fleet Manager Jul/Aug 2006)
 
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