LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 18, 2003) - Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CUM) owner/operator customers can harness the Internet to save time and get immediate access to parts and service information.

Cummins Inc. announced today at the Mid-America Trucking Show that with its new QuickServe Online web site, owner/operators soon will be able to quickly and conveniently access the same online system for parts and service information used by Cummins dealers and distributors worldwide.

"With QuickServe Online, our customers can get quick access to real-time, daily updated parts and service information with the click of a mouse," said Director, PowerCare eBusiness & Information Products Mike Champlin. "It's quicker and easier than using catalogs or CDs and will be available for use by our owner/operator customers later this year."

QuickServe Online's search functions are easily performed, using an engine's serial number. And in seconds, QuickServe Online can sort through eight million Cummins engines and a million documents to find accurate, up-to-the-minute parts and service information about a customer's engine, including:

  • Part numbers, diagrams and supersessions
  • Service bulletins and troubleshooting manuals
  • Operation and maintenance manuals
  • Literature, tool catalogs and more

Customers can contact their local Cummins distributor for further details. QuickServe Online can be visited at: http://quickserve.cummins.com.

Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emissions solutions and electrical power generation systems. 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 $5.9 billion in 2002. 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.