Tips for Maintaining Backhoe Loaders

Tips for Maintaining Backhoe Loaders

Six Backhoe Preventive Maintenance Best Practices A little preventive maintenance goes a long way in keeping your backhoe operating at its most productive. Here are six best practices on backhoe maintenance. 1. Daily The easiest and most effective way to prevent...
Maintenance Tips for Skid Steer Tires

Maintenance Tips for Skid Steer Tires

A few simple maintenance routines can extend the life of your skid steer tires dramatically.  Clean your Tires Hose down your tires routinely so they are easy to inspect. Look for bubbles, bumps, cracks, and anything that might be lodged in the rubber. Check the Tread...
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...