Electronic Display Signs on CR Coaches

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Re: Electronic Display Signs on CR Coaches

Postby Trinnau » Sat Mar 24, 2018 8:42 pm

MBTA customer service https://mbta.com/customer-support
Keolis customer service http://www.keoliscs.com/customer-service/

They share the same trunk phone line, Keolis gets sent and responds to anything CR.
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Re: Electronic Display Signs on CR Coaches

Postby RenegadeMonster » Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:14 am

Thanks,

Just sent them a Email as it's out of their hours of operation to call.
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Re: Electronic Display Signs on CR Coaches

Postby sonicdoommario » Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:14 pm

Don't know if it has been mentioned here, but I've noticed that the train's destination on the LED signs seem to correlate with whether or not the train has a functioning GPS. Watched trains at Attleboro today from 3-6:30PM, and the trains whose GPS was not reporting the location/control car just had T logos on the LED signs (control cars 1801 and 1820 from today spring to mind), while the trains that you could track their GPS had functioning LED signs.
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Re: Electronic Display Signs on CR Coaches

Postby CRail » Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:54 pm

The signs are controlled by the PTIS which operates in conjunction with the GPS. If the PTIS isn’t working you won’t get signs or tracking.
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