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Winter Maintenance Tips

01/15/2019 12:00:00

Many projects continue through the winter months. The importance of proper equipment care and maintenance is amplified due to wintry weather conditions. To ensure your equipment continues to run safely and flawlessly throughout the winter, follow these simple winter maintenance tips:

FLUID HANDLING IN THE WINTER
Winter Maintenance TipsFluids are the lifeblood of the machine, so it’s important to make sure they are properly handled throughout the winter months. In addition to using Cat® Fluids, which are tested through extreme conditions and applications, follow these steps to keep your machine ready for cold weather:

PREPARING EQUIPMENT FOR WINTER USE
The chance of damage to the engine and other components can be greatly reduced by letting the machine warm up and following these additional tips prior to equipment use:

TIPS FOR A PROPER WINTER MAINTENANCE ROUTINE
Take these additional steps to keep your machine up and running for the duration of the winter season:

 

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