Track Tension

Track Tension

Adjusting Tension Improper tension Loose tracks can detrack. Over-tightening can cause power loss, excessive roller and idler wear, and could tear the tracks. Refer to your operator’s manual for track inspection and tensioning procedures. How to adjust Track tension...
About OAT Coolant

About OAT Coolant

New Organic Acid Engine Coolant Technology OAT coolant is required for new CASE Tier 4b engines with ≥ 56 kW emissions. Use OAT coolant to avoid the risk of serious engine damage through overheating. About OAT Coolant ACTIFULL™ OT EXTENDED-LIFE COOLANT is...
Clean Fuel Extends Engine Life

Clean Fuel Extends Engine Life

Dirt and dust in your fuel system can reduce engine life by 50%. These contaminants cause more than 85% of all failures in fuel systems. Even tiny amounts of dirt and dust in your machine’s fuel system can become obstructions to the engine’s normal...
Excavator Safety

Excavator Safety

Earthmoving projects pose a variety of dangers to excavator operators and anyone else on the jobsite. Follow our best practices below to ensure a safe project. Preliminary Checkpoints Check fuel levels It sounds simple, but make sure the machine has enough fuel before...
Equipment Transportation Safety Tips

Equipment Transportation Safety Tips

A large number of fatal accidents occur while loading and unloading heavy equipment from a trailer. For this reason, workers must follow these safety tips. Drivers Must Be Well Rested Operators that transport equipment must be well rested and should take occasional...