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Top 5 Reasons to Start Heavy Duty Trucks with Ultracapacitors

Top 5 Reasons to Start Heavy Duty Trucks with Ultracapacitors

| Maxwell Technologies

Today’s modern trucks have a variety of power requirements that can place a lot of demand on the truck’s lead-acid batteries. Ultracapacitor engine start technology provides a reliable way to start heavy duty trucks despite batteries becoming drained due to onboard energy loads. These are the top 5 reasons to install an ultracapacitor Maxwell Engine Start Module (ESM) in heavy duty trucks:

  1. Cranks in temperatures up to 149°F and as low as –40°F
  2. Effectively eliminates jump-starts
  3. Longevity — 8 year design life* or hundreds of thousands of cranks
  4. 4 year limited non-prorated 4 year warranty
  5. Starts truck even when batteries are severely discharged

To learn more about the benefits of ultracapacitor engine start technology and read customer testimonials, visit our engine start page.

*Results may vary. Additional terms and conditions, including the limited warranty, apply at the time of purchase. See the warranty details and datasheet for applicable operating and use requirements.


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