Engine Hours

What are Engine Hours?

Engine hours, also known as operating hours or run time, is the total amount of time that an engine has been in operation. It’s a measure of how long an engine has been running (whether the vehicle is moving or idling), generally expressed in hours.

Using a fleet management system to track engine hours helps to track maintenance schedules, service intervals and overall usage of engines.

Advantages of Tracking Engine Hours

A fleet tracking system makes maintaining vehicles and tracking their engine hours easy. There are multiple benefits of tracking engine hours:

  • – Proactive Maintenance Planning
  • Reduced Downtime
  • – Extended Vehicle Lifespan
  • – Optimised Performance
  • – Cost Savings
  • – Regulatory Compliance