New Prestone Command® Family of Heavy Duty Antifreeze/Coolants To Be Featured at TMC's 2013 Annual Meeting & Expo

Lake Forest, IL, March 11, 2013 – Prestone Products Corporation, a leading manufacturer of antifreeze/coolant, cooling system flush/cleaners and other performance chemicals for the North American vehicle market, is proud to announce that it will be highlighting its new Prestone Command® Heavy Duty Antifreeze/Coolant products at the upcoming Technology & Maintenance Council's (TMC) 2013 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition. TMC will be held from March 11-14 at The Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Conference Center in Nashville, TN. TMC's Annual Meeting & Expo provides attendees with a comprehensive array of information that is vital to improving transport equipment, its maintenance and maintenance management.

"Prestone has been an active participant in TMC for many years and we are very honored to have the opportunity to debut the new Prestone Command® line of Heavy Duty Antifreeze/Coolants at TMC's Annual Meeting and Expo," said Joe Izzo, National Accounts Manager – Heavy Duty, Prestone Products Corporation. "Through our work with TMC, we have assisted in the development of Recommended Practices for the antifreeze/coolant product segment to ensure compatibility with current and future engine advancements. Prestone Command® products uphold the guidelines defined by TMC's Recommended Practices and have been approved by all OEMs and engine manufacturers to deliver ‘Anywhere. Anytime. Any Engine.™' protection that helps to prolong engine life."

Prestone Products Corporation developed patented Prestone Command® as an advanced antifreeze/coolant technology that will revolutionize the world of engine protection, no matter the weather conditions. It is available in two different formulations:

  • Extended Life provides 600,000-mile/12,000-hour CAT EC-1 protection for any diesel-powered heavy-duty engine. Its patented formula protects aluminum and all other engine metals against temperature extremes, rust, corrosion, scale and water-pump failure, and is compatible with any other heavy-duty antifreeze/coolant. A prediluted 50/50 formulation is available for convenient top-off applications.
  • Extended Service is SCA pre-charged and provides advanced protection from freezing, overheating, cavitation erosion, corrosion, scale and foaming in any heavy-duty engine with controlled release filter technology that is used in normal to severe duty cycles and extreme temperature conditions. A prediluted 50/50 antifreeze/coolant formulation and demineralized water dilution is available for convenient top-off applications.

In addition to its new antifreeze/coolant products, Prestone Products Corporation is also showcasing its Prestone Command® Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), a liquid reducing agent that has been developed for use in all diesel engines that are equipped with a Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system.

The new Prestone Command® line of products is specifically designed to help keep heavy duty vehicles worry free and operating at the optimum level. For more on Prestone Command® antifreeze/coolant, please visit

Prestone Products Corporation manufactures and markets Prestone® antifreeze/coolant and related products. For more than 80 years, the Prestone name has provided customers with high quality products, including one of the leading brands of antifreeze/coolant. The company's heavy duty division is headquartered in Lake Forest, IL, USA, and recently launched its Prestone Command® brand of products specifically engineered for the most demanding heavy duty on-road and off-road applications. You can find more at