The FM-260-3W is our most commonly sold installed fl eet tracking device, with the abbreviation 3W representing three wires (power, ground and ignition). The device is a universal solution and includes a wiring harness that will support the monitoring of multiple inputs for PTO (power take off), starter disable and remote door unlock. It is built with the quality components needed to meet the high reliability and the large amounts of data required to meet the needs of continuous fl eet tracking.

Key Features

➤ Reports once a minute (plus turns) when vehicle is on.

➤ Internal cellular and GPS satellite antennas reducing installation time and to better support a covert installation.

➤ Internal battery back-up/ allows us to report even if the device power is compromised, tampered with or disconnected.

➤ Capable of storing and forwarding all satellite tracking data (once the device recognizes cellular connectivity) up to 20,000 data points (which is critical if and when any vehicle travels beyond a cellular network).

➤ Includes “smart power management” which allows the device to recognize when a vehicle is turned off which triggers the device to go into a sleep mode, which will signifi cantly reduce the possibility of the device
causing any vehicle battery issues.

➤ Utilizes the 3G CDMA Verizon cellular network to transmit all of the vehicle generated data (an unlimited Verizon cellular data plan is included with the service.)

Device Software Highlights

➤ Web based; providing access to your fl eet information limited only by your access to the internet; including a mobile viewer application that will autosize for smartphone or tablet

➤ Fleet tracking updates every 60 seconds

➤ Supports “closest vehicle” worker dispatch functionality providing accurate ETAs and reduce wasted time between jobs and improve customer relations.

➤ Provides real-time location, speed, heading, stopping and mileage reporting.

➤ Track maintenance schedules based upon real time mileage information.

➤ Provides hard breaking and hard acceleration information to help get rid of unsafe driving behavior.

➤ Monitor idling to reduce fuel and unnecessary wear on your vehicle.

➤ Provides exact arrival and departure data relative to any task, which will increase billing accuracy and reduce billing write-offs and disputes.

➤ Provides the ability to create customized zones (landmarks) and receive data relative to the entering, exiting and time spent within each customized zone.

➤ Mapping with Google Street View and Google Earth integration.

➤ Unlimited users (no additional software license fees or charges).

➤ Custom Map Icons (including the ability to input actual photos of each of your vehicles).

➤ Provides 1 year of historical tracking data and reporting with 3 years of historical data archived for future reference (if and when needed).


Size: 2” x 4” x 0.85”
Weight: 5.6 oz.
Operation Temp. Range: -22 to 167 F
Wireless Specs: CDMA Dual-Band
800/1900 MHz
Power Consumption:
-When sleeping: < 3 mA @ 12V
-When tracking: < 10 mA @ 12V
Operating Voltage: 6-32 V/DC
Location Accuracy: 2.0 meters
Internal Back-up Battery: 1000mAh
-When sleeping: 12 days
-When tracking: 18 hours
Certifi cations: FCC, CE, IC, PTCRB and
Verizon Wireless
Device LED’s:
-Amber LED for cellular connectivity
-Green LED for GPS location lock


This product will support nearly all general business needs, especially those that want the visibility of
vehicle PTO (power take off) activity such as identifying when a snow plow is raised up and down or when a tow
truck flatbed is lowered and raised or when a sprayer or any secondary engine is engaged. This device will also support Tow Alert notify cations and Driver ID which is critical for businesses that do not assign a vehicle to an employee such as most governments (local, state or federal).


We stand behind our equipment and software solution with our satisfaction guarantees Lifetime Device Warranty – If at any time during the course of normal use your device stops working (excluding physical or water damage) we will provide a replacement device at no charge.

30-Day Money-Back – If at any time within 30 days after a device begins tracking you are not completely satisfi ed with your purchase or our software solution for any reason, we will give you a refund on the original purchase price of your device. (Not applicable with 3 year bundled plans.)