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 trouble with JD construction equipment. Do you have
I have trouble with JD construction equipment. Do you have info on rock trucks? … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
I have air in the fuel lines of my JD310D after changing
I have air in the fuel lines of my JD310D after changing fuel filter and lift pump. Can I bleed all the air by just loosening the return line on top of the injector pump or do I still need to crack ea… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
6320 jd started loosing power, changed both fuel filters and
6320 jd started loosing power, changed both fuel filters and then would not even try to start. Didn't have a replacement lift pump but rigged up a 12-14psi universal pump. It started but runs rough an… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
Ford 1720 four-wheel Drive, will run fine for about 10 to 15
Ford***** will run fine for about 10 to 15 minuets (Good Strong RPM and clean). Then it starts to run rough and loss of power with some puffs of smoke. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
I have a JD 310D backhoe that won't stay running....will run
I have a JD 310D backhoe that won't stay running....will run sometimes for 2 hrs then sputter and shut down...if I let it sit for a couple hrs it starts right up and runs fine...I have changed the fue… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,056 satisfied customers
Have a linkbelt 330 lx. 2006. Keeps bogging down and dying
Second opinion] Have a linkbelt 330 lx. 2006. Keeps bogging down and dying under a load. Starving for fuel. Filter and lines are new, and clean. Any ideas where to look next … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,056 satisfied customers
I have a JD 5205. It runs all for 1-2 hours, then acts like
I have a JD 5205. It runs all for 1-2 hours, then acts like it is having a fuel problem: sputters and runs on. First I replaced the field filter. Seemed to run a little longer. Then I drained entire f… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,056 satisfied customers
Kubota L 245 DT tractor, runs but looses power in about 15
Kubota L 245 DT tractor, runs but looses power in about 15 seconds, I believe it's the fuel pump, how do you replace the fuel pump … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
I have a combine issue, not construction, model 2577, SN
SN AJ303408. Combine stopped. Fuel line to filter was plugged. Cleared it and changed filter. Ran a short time and stopped again. Changed filter on engine, but when I prime it I do not see any fuel to that filter. Trying to fix ourselves. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 Deere 317 that dies after it gets warmed up.
I have a 2005 John Deere 317 that dies after it gets warmed up. If you let it cool and prime the filter it will start, clear out, and run fine until it warms up and dies again. Same deal to re-start. … read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,024 satisfied customers
I have a 1980 JD 317 with a KT17 series II engine that
I have a 1980 JD 317 with a KT17 series II engine that starts and runs for 5-8 seconds then shuts off I rebuilt the carb yesterday … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
I'm having a problem with my excavator and it happens to be
I'm having a problem with my excavator and it happens to be at the fuel injection pump where the fuel seem to be blocked off at the banjo bolt. the shut-off of fuel is block and my machine will shut d… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,306 satisfied customers
110 excavator that has fuel issues, It will start and idol
110 B excavator that has fuel issues, It will start and idol find but when I start working it an put a load on the machine after about 3 to 5 minutes it starts acting like its starving for fuel, we cl… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,306 satisfied customers
I have a 2007 JD excavator it has started idling rough when
I have a 2007 JD excavator it has started idling rough when in tank gets close to have tank.… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
I have drained the fuel tank on a 242b skid steer 2002 yr.
I have drained the fuel tank on a 242b skid steer 2002 yr. and changed fuel/water filter, primed filter, started engine, short time running (1 min or less) can't re-prime filter- no fuel will come thr… read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,024 satisfied customers
I have a 2004 JD 310G. It runs great but, after its been sitting
I have a 2004 JD 310G. It runs great but, after it's been sitting for a couple of days to a couple of weeks, it requires 30 to 45 seconds of crank time to start. Once started it starts easily for the … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
I have an JD 280 skid steer year 2001 model with 2900 hrs;
I have an JD 280 skid steer year 2001 model with 2900 hrs; after it warms up and is on the bottom half of the fuel tank i get an erratic idle condition happening and a occasional loss of power when in… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
38,991 satisfied customers
I have a Case 480F loader that wont stay running more than
I have a Case 480F loader that won't stay running more than about 15 seconds. I've replaced the primer pump and bled the injectors. Sometimes, over the 15 seconds or so that it runs, it will idle up a… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,056 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

38,991 satisfied customers

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

Wayne

Wayne

Journeyman

1,024 satisfied customers

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

Cat Man

Cat Man

Cat Engine Expert

571 satisfied customers

I am ASE Master Certified.

dieseldan55

dieseldan55

Mechanic

294 satisfied customers

Road Mechanic for Volvo Construction Equipment.

Chris (aka- Moose)

Chris (aka- Moose)

Technician

44 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