truck schematics and parts lists are now available on the Internet with
Peterbilt’s electronic catalog, dubbed TruckCare ECAT.
TruckCare ECAT is now available on the Web, replacing the CD version, making
access to this resource more convenient for Peterbilt customers, according to
Bruce Ewald, Peterbilt assistant general manager.
can subscribe to Web ECAT at their area Peterbilt dealerships.
electronic catalog cross-references a truck’s original chassis record with the
PACCAR parts catalog. Users can search and identify parts by keyword, part
number and interactive visual diagrams.
visual search function, you can simply point and click on areas of the vehicle
to access exploded views of assemblies with greater and greater detail, down to
individual parts and components,” Ewald said.
wiring and air piping diagrams are included, as are alternate part selections
if the part the vehicle was originally spec’d with is no longer produced. The
system has information for all Peterbilt trucks built since 1978.