FAQs

At CoolKit we understand the need for quality-assured fridge van conversions and always assist our customers in choosing the best possible option for their business needs by providing useful information during the proposal stage. Below is a selection of FAQs to assist you further. Please do not hesitate to speak to our sales team who will be more than happy to understand your temperature controlled transport requirements and prepare a bespoke proposal to match your business needs exactly.

A fridge van conversion can take up to 3 weeks from the vehicle arriving at our manufacturing premises. Depending on manufacturing and stock availability it is possible to carry out a conversion in a shorter period. Please speak to our sales team to find out more.

Our refrigerated vehicles can work from +21°C to -25°C depending on the refrigeration unit specified and the requirements of the produce being carried.

In a CoolKit refrigerated vehicle the insulated lining kit will be based on 50mm for a chiller van and 75mm for a freezer van.

Overnight standby is an electrical plug-in extra facility which enables a fridge van to operate when the vehicle engine is switched off. This facility needs to be specified from the start as it cannot be added after a fridge van conversion is completed.

At CoolKit we can provide a range of useful accessories which can designed to incorporate within a fridge van conversion to match customer requirements exactly. This includes a selection of shelving options, whether fixed or foldable.

At CoolKit it is possible to source the complete package with the commercial van and the conversion. When ordering the complete package from us a selection of finance options is also available to assist with the purchase.

We work with industry-leading manufacturers of refrigeration units, which can also provide an under-bonnet option for the unit. Please talk to our sales team to find out more, as it does depend on the make and model of the commercial van in question.

Payload on a fridge van details the maximum weight the van can carry, also taking into consideration the weight of a driver. Each make and model of vans will vary in payload. Also, whether you require a chiller van or freezer van can affect the payload capabilities. Please speak to our sales team about your requirements and they will be able to recommend the best make and model of commercial van to match your business needs.

At CoolKit we offer a 12 months’ warranty on the refrigeration units provided with the conversion.

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