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Change Vehicle Parameter Type


Change a Performance Monitoring vehicle's parameter type and send parameters to the mobile device.

void changeVehicleParmType(AssetIdentifier vehicle, String vehicleParmType) throws WSException

  • vehicle: An AssetIdentifier containing the SCAC and ID of the vehicle to be changed.
  • vehicleParmType: A string that contains the vehicle's SensorTRACS parameter type. The parameter type must already exist.


Authorization Requirements


The credentials supplied with this method call (as specified in the accompanying WS-Security header) must be authorized to the following application(s) and their associated role-based permissions.

Required Application Licenses
- Remote Integration

Required User Permissions
- Can use Performance Monitoring
- Can maintain vehicles and drivers

Customer integrators are authorized to their own company's data only. 


Sample XML Request


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Sample XML Response


An empty response conveys success. If there was an error, an exception would have been thrown.







001 Unknown Error.
002 Required field not specified.
003 Company not authorized for access through integration.
004 User is not authorized.
005 Vehicle invalid.
006 Vehicle Parameter Type invalid; or an extract is currently pending from specified vehicle
007 Cannot change vehicle parameter type for a vehicle without a device.

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