Get Connected With Cat Product Link


The PL542 is the latest-generation telematics device that records data from your equipment and transmits data in a Product Link™ platform, such as VisionLink®. The PL542 can monitor data such as operator performance, track machine location, monitor fuel consumption and idle time—all factors that can ultimately increase uptime, productivity and profitability.

PL542 puts you in command and control. Easy to install and effortless to operate.

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Features and Benefits
  • Quick and flexible installation
  • Durable to endure heavy equipment and engine applications
  • Connects with select Cat and non-Cat equipment
  • Virtually maintenance-free
  • Supports physical or over-the-air connections
  • Has a rechargeable battery backup
Making the Connection

Do you know what your fleet's burn rate is? If the answer isn't a resounding YES, Cat Connect can help. Cat Product Link 542 gives you the information you really need - hours, location and fuel consumption - for your entire fleet!

After all, you can't measure and manage what you don't know. With a quick install and affordable pricing, what's your excuse?


Get Connected Today
  • A PL542 device*
  • FREE 6 months of Condition Monitoring*
  • 36 months of fleet benchmark reports*
  • Expert advice from our dedicated analysts*

 *With a 3 year subscription




The Value of Reporting
  • Continuous monitoring of machine and operator performance
  • Maintenance tracking and automated scheduling
  • Automated data gathering
  • Location tracking and usage alerts
  • Enhanced jobsite safety and equipment security


Installation of the PL542 is simple.

Watch this installation video and take a look at how quick and easy it really is.

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