Preventative Maintenance and Operating Checklist

Preventative Maintenance

  • Before using the skid loader, you must do a pre-operational inspection of the machine.
  • Inspect the skid loader carefully by walking around it before starting.
  • Make sure that all guards and shields are in good condition and properly installed.
  • Fix damage and replace worn parts immediately.
  • Report all damage to your supervisor.
  • Pay special attention to damage to the electric wiring, hydraulic hoses, and fluid leaks.
  • Make sure that the skid loader is greased daily according to the operation manual.

Daily Operating Checklist

  • Test safety systems
  • Check fuel and engine oil level
  • Check coolant level and hoses
  • Check hydraulic oil level and hoses
  • Remove dirt and debris from the radiator