Construction and Road Equipment

Construction and road equipment repair questions? Ask a mechanic ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Construction and Road Equipment Questions
I have a Cat 325C and am having very peculiar issues with it
I have a Cat 325C and am having very peculiar issues with it running. Sometimes we will go to start it and it will start and run for a short time and just shut off. Then when we go to restart it, it w… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,916 satisfied customers
I have a 2009 IG 14g loader that doesnt shift into high
i have a 2009 IG 14g loader that doesnt shift into high range consistently...we have been dealing with this for almost a year. we have replaced main pump, rebuilt both motors and numerous sensors. we … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
Dan, I have a L180e and I believe I have a bad Instrument
Hi Dan, I have a L180e and I believe I have a bad Instrument Cluster ECU in the machine. It has a slew of strange electeical issues that come and go if you hit the cluster in just the right spot they … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
I have Cat 420F loader backhoe sn SKR02870. Throttle pedal
I have Cat 420F loader backhoe sn SKR02870. Throttle pedal is not working and the instrument cluster is also not working. Any ideas on issues... are the two tied together somehow? Thks Rick… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
I have a 2008 CAT 420E HLS06165 - that acted like it ran out
I have a 2008 CAT 420E HLS06165 - that acted like it ran out of fuel 2 days ago, but it had about 13 gals, because I added 25 gals and that brought it full. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
I would like to find out any troubleshooting ideas for my
yes, thanks. I would like to find out any troubleshooting ideas for my Cat 953c loader has suddenly lost all the gauges indication and alternator function. different expert. … read more
Mikael
Mikael
Bachelor's Degree
150 satisfied customers
Cat 914M wheel loader shows an! with three arrows going
Cat 914M wheel loader shows an ! with three arrows going through it. What problem is it showing? … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,916 satisfied customers
New brake line front diff brakes wont bleed. 41y10009 cat
new brake line front diff brakes wont bleed JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine? Customer: 41y10009 cat 910 loader JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,916 satisfied customers
Purchased a Cat 977 Track Loader Serial #11k2330977 and I
purchased a Cat 977 Track Loader Serial #11k2330977 and I was told that there should be a master switch on it. We cannot find it. Can you verify whether this machine has a Master switch or not. And if… read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,298 satisfied customers
Have a D5H, 7EG series, and want to know where to check
Have a D5H, 7EG series, and want to know where to check transmission pressures and what they should read. Thanks … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,916 satisfied customers
I have a 992B loader that wont release the emergency brake.
I have a 992B loader that wont release the emergency brake. It is a nitrogen over oil set up. The steering hydraulics also aren't working. It all worked fine when parked, but sat for 4 years. The buck… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
I have a Cat 259b3 compact track loader. Yesterday the
Hi Pearl, I have a Cat 259b3 compact track loader. Yesterday the loader started operating sporadically. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't . The tracks work fine. The fluid appeared a little low… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,916 satisfied customers
966G Neutralises when going from forward to reverse gear.
966G Neutralises when going from forward to reverse gear. Switch the motor off then restart and it goes into gear. It does this on an irregular basis, sometimes 3/4 times in 5 minutes then it may oper… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,916 satisfied customers
I have a Cat 928g. IT 28G 8CR01212. Are you a real person? I
I turned the lights on last night and they worked for 1-2 mins then blinked off. I was stopped at the time and the parking break was engaged(I think) I then tried to reverse and the machine wouldn't move. I attempted to turn it off and the switch didn't work either. It seems that the lights going off corresponded to or caused a greater electrical issue. … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
CASE 821B Loader. The brake pressure warning light is on,
CASE 821B Loader. The brake pressure warning light is on, the buzzer sounds and the red light under the steering wheel blinks. The machine still moves forward and backward in any gear. The bucket goes… read more
Jeremy
Jeremy
Diesel Diagnostic Technician / Expert
Associate Degree
1,511 satisfied customers
279c skid steer, drives no hydraulic to lift arm and dump
279c skid steer , drives no hydraulic to lift arm and dump bucket … read more
Bradley Martin
Bradley Martin
77 satisfied customers
komatsu d66s-1 rear engine track loader. all functions
komatsu d66s-1 rear engine track loader. all functions work except machine will not move. I think its an electrical issue. computer panel lights are going on and off. power seems to be there . I was t… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
I have a late 1990s Cat 313bsr and would like to change it
I have a late 1990's Cat 313bsr and would like to change it to "John deer" style controls. The machine does have a selector switch under the floor mat, but of the 4 selector positions that are availab… read more
Steve
Steve
Mechanic
High School or GED
42 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Curtis B.

Curtis B.

Technician

2,324 satisfied customers

Technican turned service manager with multiple lines of equipment and rental units.

Wayne

Wayne

Journeyman

1,298 satisfied customers

worked on many road graders, Bull dozers , skid steers, Rollers

Cat Man

Cat Man

Cat Engine Expert

578 satisfied customers

I am ASE Master Certified.

dieseldan55

dieseldan55

Mechanic

299 satisfied customers

Road Mechanic for Volvo Construction Equipment.

Chris (aka- Moose)

Chris (aka- Moose)

Technician

85 satisfied customers

24 years of experience diagnosing & repairing

Steve

Steve

Mechanic

42 satisfied customers

Heavy Equipment Mechanic for 25 years

JBFixxer

JBFixxer

Mechanic

22 satisfied customers

16+ years experience, hydraulics,hydrostatics, engines, fuel injection systems. And everything in between.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x