Skid Steer Winterization Tips

Skid Steer Winterization Tips

Here are a few things to keep in mind if you plan on running your skid steer throughout the winter.  Cold weather does funny things to construction equipment. If you plan to operate your skid steer throughout the winter, here are a few tips to keep in mind when...
Coolant Tips

Coolant Tips

Coolant is important in your equipment’s cooling systems to prevent freezing, overheating, corrosion, cavitation and rust. A periodic coolant analysis can provide important information about the health of your machine. What’s in coolant? Nearly all...

Service Tips for Attachment Maintenance

Keep Costs Down by Extending the Life of Your Attachment Hydraulic Hammers Complete a Regular Three-Part Inspection Check for leaks in the attachment’s fittings or hoses Prior to use, inspect hoses for cracks and check that shielding is in place. Make sure your...
Summer Cooling System Tips

Summer Cooling System Tips

An engine’s cooling system protects it from over heating and keeps it operating at optimal temperatures. If the cooling system is not maintained properly, it must work harder to prevent the engine from overheating. As a result, your machine will not operate as...
Service Tips for Asphalt Compactors

Service Tips for Asphalt Compactors

Annual inspection Remember to have your asphalt compactor serviced annually by a trained certified technician to maximize productivity. Asphalt Compaction Considerations A number of factors affect the final result in any asphalt compaction job. Keep the following...
Best Practices for Radiator Care

Best Practices for Radiator Care

Never open or inspect the radiator while the engine is running or the system is hot Personal injury can result from hot, pressurized coolant. Always shut off the engine and allow the radiator to cool before examining the system or beginning any work. Keep coolant...