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I have Caterpillar 315C and i am wanting to install a quick

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Hi i have Caterpillar 315C and i am wanting to install a quick coupler to it, it doesnt have any hoses going down the stick so i am wanting to know how i can tell if it already has the solenoid fitted and just need to plumb into it and run some hydraulic hoses or i need a complete kit?
Thanks
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 5 months ago.

What is your serial number I will see what I can find for you

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Serial number is *****
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 5 months ago.

Do you have a foot switch in the cab?

Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 5 months ago.

If you have quick coupler set up look for this at the base of the boom

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I don't have a foot switch but have an electric switch on right hand side near footwell that not sure what it does. Will have a look for that valve and manifold when I get to machine
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 5 months ago.

Ok let me know when you find out

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
No can't see that valve anywhere near bottom of boom
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 5 months ago.

Ok if you do not have that valve you will have to purchase the kit the hooks up to that switch in the cab

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Ok have you got a part number?
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 5 months ago.

I can look it up may take a little bit of digging I will get back with you

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Hi Bradley I have a valve to put on machine can you tell me where to plumb into the excavator hydraulics?

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