RigDig has launched truck history reports designed to help fleet managers, dealers and owner-operators evaluate used truck purchases.
By logging onto www.rigdig.com and typing in a truck’s vehicle identification number, truck buyers and sellers can get vital information about a commercial vehicle.
“The launch of RigDig marks the first time buyers can check a truck’s background using a service designed specifically for the commercial truck market,” says James Vogel, RigDig general manager. “By meshing a variety of data sources that track junk and salvage vehicles, total loss insurance claims, title and odometer brands, accidents, inspections, ownership, cargo hauled and CSA (Compliance Safety Accountability) scores, RigDig gives truck buyers a level of confidence in making purchase decisions that’s unprecedented,” he says.
RigDig was developed by researchers at Equipment Data Associates, a division of Randall-Reilly Business Media & Information that has been compiling equipment-related information in trucking, construction and other industries for more than 20 years.
RigDig reports can protect the used truck buyer from making bad investments by alerting them when the truck may be:
Reports can be purchased for $34 each or three for $60. Also, monthly subscription plans are available.
Affected tractors are equipped with an automated Eaton UltraShift Plus or Eaton Advantage Transmission with right hand stalk shifter. In the affected trucks, the display on the instrument panel can indicate “N” when the shifter is set into “D” or “R,” causing the truck not to move.