CHANGE FUEL FILTER every 200 hours, located on
underside of fuel tank and on engine.
CHECK WHEEL MOUNTING NUTS regularly and torque
to 450 ft-lbs (62 m-kg). Loose wheel nuts will strain axle
assemblies and affect steering and load distribution.
CHECK FOR CYLINDER LEAKAGE OR DAMAGE.
Excessive leakage may require seal replacement.
INSPECT ALL MOUNTED PARTS FOR looseness or
CHANGE AIR FILTER ELEMENT.
Refer to vendor
literature for recommended service procedure.
CHANGE ENGINE OIL AND FILTER after machine
CHECK THROTTLE LINKAGE to see if in good operating
operation as hot oil will drain away sediment. Refer to
Make sure that linkage travel is free and
vendor engine manual for detailed instructions.
RECORD OIL PRESSURE after oil change with oil at
ADJUST VALVES after the first 200 hours of operation.
operating temperature and engine at idle. Comparative
Thereafter, valve adjustment is required only every 800
readings will give an indication of progressive wear of
hours. Refer to vendor manual for detailed instructions.
CHANGE OIL FILTER every 200 hours with transmission oil
at operating temperature of 180 to 200°F (82 to 93°C).
Remove sump screen, cleaning thoroughly and replace
using new gaskets. Access to the filter can be made by
removing rear floor plate and seat mounting base, complete
with seat. Using a chain or belt filter wrench, remove
canister. Remove old element and check for foreign
material de- posits. Install new element and O ring. Install
filter canister and torque to20 to 25 ft-lbs (2,8 to 3,5 m-kg).
Idle engine and check oil level, adding fluid as necessary
(refer to LUBRI- CANTS SPECIFICATION CHART).