Why does the Trip History Idling duration show something different from the Built-in Rule for Idling?

Applies To

  • MyGeotab
  • Rules & Exceptions
  • Trip History

Answer

The Trip History Idling condition is different than the Rules Idling condition. Therefore, there may be small discrepancies between the two data. 

Additional Notes

Trip History Idling Conditions:

  • Ignition ON
  • Vehicle has not changed position
  • Speed less than 1 km/h (0.6 mph) for more than 200 seconds

Built in Idling Rule Conditions:

  • Ignition ON
  • Duration Between GPS Less than 3 minutes
  • Speed less than 5 km/h (3.1mph) for more than 300 seconds