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

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

Customer Question
Hi i have Caterpillar 315C...
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: 6 years ago.Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Construction and Road Equipment Question
Answered in 3 hours by:
9/14/2016
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years ago
Bradley Martin
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Satisfied Customers: 497
Experience: Field Technician at Thompson Tractor Company
Verified

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

Ask Your Own Construction and Road Equipment Question
Customer reply replied 6 years ago
Serial number is *****
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years ago

Do you have a foot switch in the cab?

Ask Your Own Construction and Road Equipment Question
Customer reply replied 6 years 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
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years ago

Ok let me know when you find out

Ask Your Own Construction and Road Equipment Question
Customer reply replied 6 years ago
No can't see that valve anywhere near bottom of boom
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years 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

Ask Your Own Construction and Road Equipment Question
Customer reply replied 6 years ago
Ok have you got a part number?
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years ago

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

Ask Your Own Construction and Road Equipment Question
Customer reply replied 6 years ago
Hi Bradley I have a valve to put on machine can you tell me where to plumb into the excavator hydraulics?
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a mechanicLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Curtis B. Your Own Question
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Satisfied Customers: 2,442
2,442 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Technican turned service manager with multiple lines of equipment and rental units.

Curtis B. is online now

Related Construction and Road Equipment Questions
I bought 2 pc128 excavator on an auction recently. I'm
I bought 2 pc128 excavator on an auction recently. I'm wanting to run a tree saw with it. Does it have auxiliary hydrolics and if not can they be added. I have not seen the machine yet. Serial number … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
Have just puchased 2005h tractor backhoe, ordered thumbkit
Have just puchased 2005h tractor backhoe, ordered thumbkit for bh90 and have no instruction on how to mount. HELP … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
How to turn on Hydronics on a Doosan thumb. Will get the
will get the information for you inm in the office now i can send pictures if you have an email I can send to … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
Trying to switch the front bucket with another attchment.
Trying to switch the front bucket with another attchment … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
2008 CAT 287C. Suddenly today the work tool coupler
2008 CAT 287C. Suddenly today the work tool coupler (hydraulic) is not functioning. I guess I should check 1) the switch; 2) that the solenoid valve is getting 12V? When pressing down on the switch, t… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
I have fitted a thumb on my kubota kx121-3st but I can't
I have fitted a thumb on my kubota kx121-3st but I can't operate it … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
I have a Kubota SVL 90 skid steer. I need to hook up a Quick
I have a Kubota SVL 90 skid steer. I need to hook up a Quick stump-away stump Grinder high flow that I bgt from Quick Attach in Minneapolis MN. Because my skid steer does not have more than 2 outputs,… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
How to engage auxiliary hydraulics on Case CX210C. Dont have
Installed new thumb and cylinder. Plumbed hydraulics with new hoses. Aux. Hydraulics dont respond … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
My caterpillar 247B repeatedly shorts out the fuse on the
My caterpillar 247B repeatedly shorts out the fuse on the quick coupler … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
I am converting a hydraulic coupler over on a 442 bobcat
hello i am converting a hydraulic coupler over on a 442 bobcat mini excavator and have a question on installation of a hydraulic connection … read more
Fieldtech59
Fieldtech59
418 satisfied customers
I have a 2013 Volvo BL70 Backhoe. It has a 4 in 1 bucket and
I have a 2013 Volvo BL70 Backhoe. It has a 4 in 1 bucket and is an Xtendahoe. I want to put backhoe thumb on. Since the aux hydraulics looks like it runs the Xtendahoe feature. Where do I hook in the … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
Quick disconnect for the bucket will not function.
yes checked fuses all are good. there is no power at any of the poles on the switch … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,325 satisfied customers
Were do you tie in the hydrolics for a loader on a tl80a,
Were do you tie in the hydrolics for a loader on a tl80a … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
How do I go about fitting the hydrolics for a quick hitch on
How do I go about fitting the hydrolics for a quick hitch on a 980G loader Serial no.2sr00452 ? … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 satisfied customers
I have a 432D backhoe and want to run a hydraulic motor off
I have a 432D backhoe and want to run a hydraulic motor off the front auxiliary circuit, my machine does not hat the continuous flow button shown in the manual, can I add this feature and what would b… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,325 satisfied customers
I have a 420DIT The tool connected does not functionAlso I have a dire
I have a 420DIT The tool connected does not function Also I have a direct electrical short In the instrument panel the fuse blows instantly when installed If I remove the dash switch for the tool lock… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,325 satisfied customers
I have a Caterpillar TH460b telehandler and am trying
Hello- I have a Caterpillar TH460b telehandler and am trying to change from forks to a jib, but when toggling the switch the engine sounds like it is trying however the cylinder doesn't disengage the … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,325 satisfied customers
i have a 510d jd 1977 i want to add auxillary hydlaulics
i have a 510d jd hoe 1977 i want to add auxillary hydlaulics to the hydraulic at the rear to run a thumb and post hole auger on the hoe. my question is it apears in the pressure lines going to hyd con… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,241 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

2,442 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