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OPERATION TRENDS

Describe your approach to regular preventive maintenance (PM) scheduling
We have developed and keep an updated
comprehensive PM schedule for each type of equipment

53%

We have developed and keep an updated
general PM schedule for all equipment

36%

We follow the manufacturer's
recommended guidelines for maintenance

32%

We have developed and follow a PM
schedule for some equipment

8%

We do not have an official maintenance program
and handle equipment issues as they arise

6%

2019 Fleet Maintenance staff Readership Study

Where is your fleet maintenance performed?
3% Other

Centralized
9%
company facility

If needed, who handles your
shop's collision and body work?

74% On-site

Use local independent
collision repair facility

Independent 14%
repair
garage/
contract
maintenance
provider

Handle in-house

19%

Outsource to
maintenance
service provider

18%

Use OE dealership
2019 Fleet Maintenance staff Readership Study

55%

12%

2019 Fleet Maintenance staff Readership Study

Vehicle lifecycles

Leasing versus owning

What is the average mileage
range of the vehicles
currently in your fleet?

What is the average age of the
vehicles currently in your fleet?
Less than
2 years

Owned versus leased
vehicles in your fleet
71%

4%

Less than 99,999 miles

37%

7+ years

34%

15%

17%
500,000+ miles

2019 Fleet
Maintenance staff
Readership Study

11%

2019 Fleet
Maintenance staff
Readership Study

100% company
owned

71 percent of

respondents indicate
their fleet vehicles
average 5+ years.

75% owned /
25% leased

250,000-499,999 miles

4%

4%

4%
100% leased

40%

5-6 years

75% leased /
25% owned

100,000-249,000 miles

26%

50% owned /
50% leased

32%

3-4 years

2019 Fleet Maintenance staff Readership Study

What is the primary reason your shop trades or sells a vehicle in the fleet?
Cost analysis - cost to maintain
compared to cost of new vehicle

34%
28%

Condition of vehicle
Age

19%

Mileage
Other

12%
8%

2019 Fleet Maintenance staff Readership Study
Note: Percentages have been rounded to the
nearest whole number and may not total 100.

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Fleet Maintenance

Vehicles: What's Next in Federal Vehicle Emissions Standards?
In the Bay: Technician Tool Support
Shop Operations: State of the Industry
Taking the Extra Step to Prevent Wheel-offs
Planning Ahead for Vehicle Cybersecurity Threats
Management: How Do You Know When to Replace a Vehicle?
Economic Outlook: Won't Get Fooled Again
Letter from the Editor: Real-world Views on Parts, Service, and Operations
Tools & Equipment
Classifieds
Guest Editorial: Moisture in Trailer Brakes is Not Just a Nuisance
Hand & Specialty Tools Supplement
Specialty Hand Tools: The Problem Solvers
Time to Multitask
Get a Hold on Hand Tool Safety
Electric Vehicle Tool Set
Tool Review
Products
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Fleet Maintenance - Vehicles: What's Next in Federal Vehicle Emissions Standards?
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Fleet Maintenance - In the Bay: Technician Tool Support
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Fleet Maintenance - Shop Operations: State of the Industry
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Fleet Maintenance - Taking the Extra Step to Prevent Wheel-offs
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Fleet Maintenance - Planning Ahead for Vehicle Cybersecurity Threats
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Fleet Maintenance - Management: How Do You Know When to Replace a Vehicle?
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Fleet Maintenance - Economic Outlook: Won't Get Fooled Again
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Fleet Maintenance - Letter from the Editor: Real-world Views on Parts, Service, and Operations
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Fleet Maintenance - Tools & Equipment
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Fleet Maintenance - Classifieds
Fleet Maintenance - Guest Editorial: Moisture in Trailer Brakes is Not Just a Nuisance
Fleet Maintenance - 55
Fleet Maintenance - 56
Fleet Maintenance - Hand & Specialty Tools Supplement
Fleet Maintenance - A2
Fleet Maintenance - Specialty Hand Tools: The Problem Solvers
Fleet Maintenance - A4
Fleet Maintenance - Time to Multitask
Fleet Maintenance - A6
Fleet Maintenance - Get a Hold on Hand Tool Safety
Fleet Maintenance - A8
Fleet Maintenance - Electric Vehicle Tool Set
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