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Alpha MUTT® (2nd Gen) w/ ABS and Rugged Tablet Mobile Universal Trailer Tester

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Alpha MUTT® (2nd Gen) w/ ABS and Rugged Tablet Mobile Universal Trailer Tester

SKU: IPA5710A-RT8 Category: Brand:



Made in the USA!

Advanced diagnostic trailer tester with detailed reporting capabilities and ABS diagnostics and rugged tablet

(No Monthly Fees; Free Updates)

One-Man Trailer Inspection System that Tests a Trailer Without a Truck!

The Alpha MUTT® (2nd Generation) with ABS and tablet is an all-in-one, mobile, advanced diagnostic tester and inspection system for both vehicles and trailers. IPA® uses its own proprietary technology to achieve unparalleled accuracy while conducting electrical, air brake and ABS testing.

Made proudly in the USA, each Alpha MUTT® features a rugged design that answers the call of fleets looking to enhance the speed and accuracy of trailer pm inspections.

Several models are available with our wireless productivity suite, which includes cloud uploading and the option to instantly link all trailer inspections fleet wide for inspection-failure-cause analytics.


  • Reads and clears codes on front panel or tablet
  • Accesses ECU data; manufacturer, make, model, etc.
  • Displays diagnostic troubleshooting information
  • Automatically detects corroded ABS wires and faulty ECU’s with patent-pending technology

ELECTRICAL TESTING(12/24 Volt Operation)

  • Automatic cross, open, overload, short and ground fault detection
  • Highly accurate digital ammeter with 1mA resolution
  • Chase down short circuits with Pulsar® mode
  • Ground failure detection: differentiates between wire and chassis ground
  • Cable testing
  • Control lights by remote


  • Dual regulators
  • Remote-controlled air brake activation
  • Real-time, repetitive brake activation to find developing problems and verify leaking servo cans
  • Perform analog leak-down tests in service and emergency lines


  • Tests continuity to trailer connectors of tractor
  • Tests air brake output at tractor gladhands

IPA®’s Diagnostic Software Suite

IPA®’s diagnostic software suite provides faster and more comprehensive paperless inspections, resulting in less mistakes and citations down the road. The Inspection Customization Tab helps reduce costs and technician/fleet manager frustrations by avoiding time-consuming, failure-prone data entry points.

Capture Inspection Reports

  • Inspection accountability
  • Customizable, password-protected user login
  • Technician’s username is recorded with each test
  • Trailer VIN entry with each inspection maintains more accurate record keeping


  • Built-in Diagnostic Message Center analyzes inspection results in real-time, providing users with immediate feedback and troubleshooting suggestions
  • Detailed pass/fail circuit conditions (ground, open, crossed and short) will alert with specific values
  • Provides real-time data and control
  • Records multiple data points for each circuit including wattage, voltage and current
  • Reads accurate current from 0 – 21 amps @ 1mA resolution


  • Logs detailed pass/fail inspection reports
  • Easily accessible report history allows technicians to analyze patterns for predictable failure points across all fleet service operations
  • Upgradeable cloud-based option syncs an unlimited number of service locations with a central hub
  • Email, print or export reports to PDF or XLS formats


8″ Rugged Tablet (#5700-TABRT-AS) • 2nd Gen 12-Button Remote (#MUT2-RM12) • Bluetooth® Antenna (#5700-BT-AS3) • 12′ 7-Way Cable (#7900K-12AS) • 12′ Red Gladhand Hose with Handle (7900AP-12RED-FX) • 12′ Blue Gladhand Hose with Handle (7900AP-12BLU-FX) • 12″ Bluetooth® Extension Cable (CBL-OBD2MF-12) • Power Cord for Internal Charger (#7900K-80ACORD) • Rain Cover (#CVR-0002)

MUTT Comparison Chart


Connection Type: 7-Way Round Pin
Power Input: 12/24V DC
Battery Compartment: 14″ W x 15.5″ H x 13″ D
Suggested Battery: 2X Group 31 Threaded Post (or similar) Not Included
Internal Battery Charger: 12V 10A Smart Battery Charger
Ammeter: 0 – 21 amps, 1mA Resolution
Source Output: 20A @ 12/24V DC
Max Operating Pressure: 120 psi
Air Input: ¼” npt (120 psi max.)
Controls: Tablet, Remote or Manual
Tablet Size: 10″
Tablet: Android Operating System
Tablet/Remote Range: 100′
Bluetooth®: 4.0 or Newer
Tires: 12.5″ Pneumatic
Casters: 6″ Locking
Shelf Space: 14″ W x 11″ H x 13″ D
Lid: Face Cover with Dampeners
Material: 16 Gauge Powder-Coated Steel
Weight: 85 lbs.
Dimensions: 22″ L x 23″ W x 45″ H
Warranty: 3-Year Limited Warranty

 WARNING: Cancer & Reproductive Harm.