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

Applies To

  • MyGeotab
  • Rules & Exceptions
  • Trip History


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