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Alpha MUTT® (2nd Gen) w/ ABS, Built-In Battery & Rugged Tablet Bench-Top Model Mobile Universal Trailer Tester

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Alpha MUTT® (2nd Gen) w/ ABS, Built-In Battery & Rugged Tablet Bench-Top Model Mobile Universal Trailer Tester

SKU: IPA5510A-L4RT8 Category: Brand:



Made in the USA!

(No Monthly Fees; Free Updates)

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

Integrate all aspects of trailer service and repair with this easy-to-use trailer tester with advanced ABS, lights and digital air brake diagnostics. It includes an internal lithium battery and requires no set-up or monthly fees.


  • Reads and clears codes on front panel or rugged 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
  • No lag time when accessing ABS with IPA®’s custom diagnostic software

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 or rugged tablet
  • Detailed inspection report generated from auto-test report function in under 60 seconds


  • Dual regulators
  • Rugged tablet or 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

Environmentally Safe, Long-Lasting and Stronger Battery

  • LiFePO4 batteries are superior to other lithium and lead acid batteries
  • Lithium iron phosphate composition is non-toxic and naturally non-combustible
  • Lighter and safer than standard lithium ion batteries
  • Stronger charge efficiency and greater discharge capabilities
  • Longer lifespan – get more inspections out of one charge
  • No memory effect – will not lose charge longevity over time
  • Withstands extreme temperatures (-4°F-165°F) with a peak reach of 930°F

Built for Any Shop or Service-Truck Need

  • Waterproof and sealed face label with illuminated stainless steel pushbutton switches
  • Two dual-line, 32-character, sealed LCD screens optimized for outdoor use with backlighting for nighttime, sunlight-readable for daytime, and wide-angle view
  • Tri-mount handle design for use in the shop, field or on the road
  • Carry handle option allows transportability of unit – carry it anywhere you go
  • Bottom-mount option lets unit be secured to a cart for mobility in the shop, or installed into truck box
  • Back-mount option provides a secure, stationary unit when hung on a wall, in a truck box, or at the back of the shop work bench

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.


  • 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 0-21A @ 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


  • Salt Fog, Settling and Blowing Dust, Icing, Rain, Humidity, Immersion, Vibration, Dropping, High/Low Temperatures, and High Altitude


8″ Rugged Tablet • 2nd Gen 12-Button Remote Control • Bluetooth® Communication Module • 5’ Bluetooth® Extension Cable • 12′ Gladhand Hoses with Handles • 12′ 7-Way Cable • External Battery Connector with Eyelets • External Battery Connector with Alligator Clips • Expanded Training Manual and Parts List Binder

MUTT Comparison Chart


Connection Type: 7-Way Round Pin
Power Input: 12/24V DC
Source Output: 20A @ 12/24V DC
Battery Power: LiFePO4 Battery (Lithium Iron Phosphate)
Max. Operating Pressure: 120 psi
Air Input: ¼” NPT (120 psi max.)
Controls: Tablet, Remote or Manual
Tablet Size: 8″ Military-Grade Rugged Tablet
Tablet: Android 7.1
Tablet/Remote Range: 100′
Bluetooth®: 4.0 or Newer
Face Shield: Steel with Dampers (Integrated)
Material: 16 Gauge Powder-Coated Steel
Weight: 56 lbs.
Dimension With Handle/Brackets: 22″ W x 31″ H x 14.5″ D
Dimension Without Handle/Brackets: 17″ W x 31″ H x 14.5″ D
Warranty: 3-Year Limited Warranty – Free Lifetime Technical Support and Video Conference

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