Cummins updates idling guide to include Canuck regs

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — A new version of the eight-page guide, “Idle Talk: How the New Regulations Affect You,” now includes information for various Canadian cities and provinces.

The guide also provides a concise overview of truck engine idling regulations on a state-by-state basis. Cummins is the manufacturer of the new Cummins ComfortGuard APU system and a leading manufacturer of diesel engines.

The complimentary guide, gives fleet owners and truck drivers a quick-reference compendium of the latest maximum idling time allowed across the U.S. and Canada. Idle Talk also gives a concise historical perspective of idling laws and how using an auxiliary power unit (APU) can help truckers meet the confusing and conflicting regulations across state, province and international lines. The guide can be downloaded at

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