Lake Forest, IL, February 28, 2014 – 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® products (Booth #512) at the upcoming Technology & Maintenance Council’s (TMC) 2014 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition, held March 10-13 at the Music City Center in Nashville, TN.

“The Annual TMC Meeting and Expo is an important event for Prestone Command. We are eager to be returning to TMC with our award-winning antifreeze/coolant line and exciting line extensions that fill out our family of products,” said Mike Henning, Prestone Marketing Manager, Heavy Duty. “We are excited to introduce visitors at TMC to our new Prestone Command test kits and strips, along with a new Nitrite Free Extended Life yellow coolant. These products will build upon the great momentum we have created with the Command brand.”

One of Prestone’s top heavy duty coolant authorities Peter Woyciesjes, Ph.D. Worldwide RD&E Manager, Coolants, will be on hand to answer questions at the TMC Prestone Command booth this year. Look for new Prestone Command products at TMC, including a Nitrite Free Extended Life antifreeze/coolant, test kits and test strips.

“The heavy duty market has embraced the Prestone Command line, and we feel confident in maintaining that momentum through 2014,” said Greg Noethlich, President of Prestone Products Corporation. “Prestone is fully committed to research and product development to meet the needs of this important market segment.”

Prestone Command received the 2013 Frost & Sullivan award for New Product Innovation in the Heavy Duty Vehicle Chemical Aftermarket. Those award-winning products include:

  • 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, helps prevent water-pump failure, and is compatible with any other heavy duty antifreeze/coolant. A pre-diluted 50/50 formulation is available for convenient top-off applications.
  • Extended Service is SCA pre-charged and provides advanced protection against freezing, overheating, cavitation erosion, corrosion, scale and foaming in any heavy duty engine with filter technology that is used in normal to severe duty cycles and extreme temperature conditions. A pre-diluted 50/50 antifreeze/coolant formulation and demineralized water dilution is available for convenient top-off applications.

Prestone Command products uphold the guidelines defined by TMC’s Recommended Practices and meet or exceed the performance requirements of OEMs and engine manufacturers to deliver protection ‘Anywhere. Anytime. Any Engine.’ View the Prestone Command video. 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


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