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PRESS RELEASE : New Fluke 88V-IR Automotive Multimeter Combo Kit delivers value in a complete diagnostics package

EVERETT, Wash. – Fluke Corporation, the world’s leading supplier of test and measurement equipment, introduces the Fluke 88V-IR Automotive Multimeter Combo Kit designed to provide automotive professionals with a complete and accurate toolkit at a value price. Featuring the new Fluke 88V Automotive Multimeter and the Raytek MiniTemp MT6 Infrared Automotive Thermometer, the 88V-IR Kit also includes a full set of accessories for troubleshooting and diagnosing problems on virtually any conventional or hybrid vehicle. Specifically designed for reliability and added user safety in automotive troubleshooting applications, the Fluke 88V Automotive Multimeter has a limited lifetime warranty, a magnetic hanger for hands-free operation and a full range of automotive test features including advanced functions such as peak min/max recording (250 millions of a second), conductance, duty cycle, frequency and pulse width. Its built-in digital thermometer enables professionals to measure and monitor air, surface or immersion temperatures without swapping tools.

The Fluke 88V-IR Kit includes the Raytek MT6 Infrared Automotive Thermometer, which provides additional temperature measurement capability for spotting cooling system faults, identifying engine misfires, checking for proper air conditioning performance and verifying catalytic converter operation.

Packaged in a sturdy carrying case and engineered to be dust- and splash-resistant, the Fluke 88V-IR Kit comes with a variety of accessories designed to extend the capabilities of the meter. They include:

  • Heat resistant, flexible silicone test leads
  • Removable sharp pointed test probes
  • Wide-jaw alligator clips
  • Temperature probe
  • Inductive pick-up probe for RPM measurements
  • Back probe pins
  • Insulation piercing probe

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The Fluke 88V-IR Kit is now available exclusively from Matco Tools for a list price of $559 US. For more information on the Fluke 88V-IR Automotive Multimeter Combo Kit and other Fluke products, visit www.fluke.com or contact Fluke Corporation, P.O. Box 9090, Everett, WA USA 98206, call (888) 308-5277, fax (425) 446-5116, or e-mail fluke-info@fluke.com.

About Fluke

Fluke Corporation is the leader in compact, professional electronic test tools. Fluke products are used by technicians and engineers in service, installation, maintenance, manufacturing test and quality functions in a variety of industries throughout the world.