COLUMBUS, Ind. (August 26, 2002) - Cummins Inc. announced today that it now offers three Extended Coverage Plans for its 2002 ISX and ISM engines, in addition to its Base Warranty that gives total coverage from fan hub to flywheel, including all cooled Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) and Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VG Turbo) components.

"We're offering these comprehensive Cummins Extended Coverage Plans to give fleet owners and owner/operators complete confidence in our '02 ISX and ISM engines," said Tom Kieffer, executive director - marketing for Cummins. "These plans have been designed to fit every application and budget, and are backed by the Cummins parts and service network of 3,500 authorized service locations across the nation."

The Cummins Base Warranty already includes, at no additional cost:

  • 2-year/250,000-mile Total Coverage
  • Full parts and labor on warrantable failures
  • Travel or towing for first year from date of delivery
  • Consumables
  • Injectors covered for 2 years or 125,000 miles whichever comes first
  • All cooled EGR subsystem components and VG Turbo

The three Cummins Extended Coverage Plan options that also are available range from three to five years, with prices from $800 to $1,800.

A global power leader, Cummins Inc. is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service electrical power generation systems, and emissions solutions. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (USA), Cummins serves its customers through more than 500 company-owned and independent distributor locations in 131 countries and territories. With 24,900 employees worldwide, Cummins reported sales of $5.7 billion in 2001. Press releases by fax may be requested by calling News on Demand (toll-free) at 888-329-2305. Cummins home page can be found at www.cummins.com.