Tracking and monitoring vehicles – FM-Tco4 HCV review

Tracking and monitoring vehicles – FM-Tco4 HCV review

Vehicle tracking solutions can improve your business efficiency significantly. You can predict problems and system crashes more easily, avoid misconduct of your workers and save a lot of time and money by choosing the right vehicle tracking system. Here we are going to review one of the most technologically advanced GPS trackers – FM-Tco4 HCV.

Why would you need FM-Tco4 HCV?

It is best used for:

  • Fleet monitoring and control
  • Route and order optimization
  • Fuel control and management
  • Remote Tachograph data reading and downloading
  • Eco-Drive
  • Temperature control


FM-Tco4 HCV collects data and provides insights from vehicles. The device has the ability to scan vehicle on-board computer data J1708, LCV and FMS standard on the state of the vehicle. It is also distinguished by its DUAL CAN function which lets the device transmit the data from both: on-board computer and digital tachograph at the same time. It takes only a few minutes for FM-Tco4 HCV  to read the digital tachograph data and send it to real time monitoring system in “.ddd” format. An integrated battery allows the device to operate and send data independently for some time, in case it is unattached from the power source. Needless to say, that this feature gives the device a great advantage.

The module is really very functional and is able to multitask heavily. RS485 and RS232 ports can be operating at the same time and lets the device to be connected to a variety of devices, thus increasing vehicle safety and control. At the same time, the unit can monitor OptiTemp, ThermoKing and Carrier refrigerating equipment data. FM-Tco4 HCV also has the latest telematics technology installed, so the device enables a wide range of fleet management and optimization operations that lead to increased efficiency and lower costs.

FM-Tco4 HCV is recommended to use in trucks, agriculture vehicles, constructions enginery and other special machinery.

FM-Tco4 HCV functionalities:

  • Driver behaviour monitoring (Eco-Drive)
  • On-board computer data reading (CANbus: J1708, FMS)
  • Tachograph data reading and downloading (.ddd format)
  • Temperature monitoring
  • Driver registration and identification
  • Remote ignition blocking
  • Fuel monitoring
  • Jamming resistant
  • Dual transparent channel
  • Various features via SMS

To sum up – with all its functions and abilities FM-Tco4 HCV gives you full control of your fleet at any time from any place with internet connection. There is no better alternative in the market for this GPS tracking device at the moment.

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