FST® 3000+Air Engine Starting Systems

Start and Charge Vehicles in Rapid Succession, Plus get the Air Power You Need!

Batteries fail, but work doesn’t have to stop. Utilizing revolutionary new Vanair Fast Start and Super Capacitor (VSC) technology, Vanair’s FST® 3000+Air provides you with instantaneous starting power for all your heavy duty machinery, company fleets and off road vehicles, keeping you up and running. No more waiting for your batteries to charge – getting you back to work in mere
seconds. The FST® 3000+Air is the fastest vehicle starting system on the market, offering:

  • 3000+ AMPs of Instantaneous Starting Power
  • 12V and 12V/24V Charging and Starting Capabilities
  • 24 CFM and Up to 175 PSI of Air Power for All Your Pneumatic Tool Needs
  • 240 AMP 3-Stage Alternator for Fast Recharging
  • Innovative Vanair Super Capacitor (VSC™)

Product Description


12V & 12V/24V Starting Up to 3240 AMP Starting Capability
Fuel Capacity Plumb to Chassis or Remote 11 Gal. tank
Fuel Type Gasoline
Engine Type 19 HP* EFI Kohler®
Drive System Dual V & Micro V Serpentine
Battery Tie to Chassis
Compressor Type 240 Amp 12V/24V DC
CFM Rating 24 CFM
Air Pressure 175 PSI Max. Pressure
DC Alternator 240 Amp 12V/24V DC

Dimensions with fittings (In.)–45.0L x 21.0W x 27H*

Dimensions listed are not a complete representation of total space necessary. Please consult Vanair for overall space and air requirements.

Dry Weight (Lbs.) – 575
(cables not included in weight)

* Calculation based on input speed and torque.


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Bid Specifications – 12V

Bid Specifications – 12V/24V/p>


Special Features


  • Vanair Super Capacitor (VSC™)
  • 3000 + AMPS Starting Capability
  • 12V & 24V Charge & Start
  • 240 AMP 3-Stage Alternator
  • 2-Stage Reciprocating Air Compressor
  • Up to 24 CFM and 175 PSI
  • Head Unloader Valves
  • Electronic Fuel Injected EFI Kohler® Command PRO 19 Engine
  • Automatic Electronic Throttle Control
  • Heavy-Duty Belt Drive System for Lengthy Intervals


  • 30 Feet of 3/0 Polar-Grade Cable
  • UL/AWG Specification Compliant
  • Fine Stranded, Flexible Copper
  • Cold Weather Flexibility
  • Tangle Resistant
  • Chemical, Abrasion and Water Resistant
  • Extruded Polarity Stripe for Safety Identification


  • Engine Start/Stop Function
  • Hour Meter
  • Voltage Output Display
  • Charge/Start Mode Selector
  • Mode Indicator Lights
  • System Fault Lights


  • Remote Control Panel
  • Integrated Lift Hook
  • Virtually Maintenance-Free
  • Tough, Powder Coated Sheet Metal
  • Corrosion-Resistant Galvanneal Steel Canopy
  • Terminal Lugs at Machine to Run to Multiple Starting Locations
  • Gasoline Fuel


  • Weather-Protected Electrical Enclosure
  • Reverse Polarity Protection
  • Open, Closed or Low Circuit Safety
  • Low Engine Oil Pressure Shut Down
  • Engine Over Temperature Shut Down
  • Smart, Self-Regulating 3-Stage Charging System


  • Remote Panel Connection Harness in Multiple Lengths
  • Industrial 3/O Starting Cables (25, 30 & 35 ft. Lengths)
  • Bumper/Remote-Mount Start Receptacles
  • Vibration Isolators
  • Remote Air Tanks
  • Remote Fuel Tank
  • Remote Battery Box & Battery Kits
  • Cable Kits for Connection to Chassis Battery
  • Maintenance Kit
  • Cold Weather Kits
  • California CARB Compliance Kits