Review of Current Practices and New Developments in Heavy-Duty Vehicle Inspection and Maintenance Programs


International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT)
Francisco Posada
Zifei Yang
Rachel Muncrief
1 September 2015

This report reviews the best practices for inspection and maintenance (I/M) programs, targeting heavy-duty vehicles. The authors evaluate existing heavy-duty vehicle I/M testing methods and protocols and their limitations. And, they examine new and emerging techniques for testing, and they make recommendations about how to improve heavy-duty vehicle I/M programs in the future