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 JCB 508C Telehandler. It moves forward or backward
I have a JCB 508C Telehandler. It moves forward or backward 10 feet then stops moving. When you switch off and switch back on after a couples minutes, it moves again about 10 feet. … read more
Bobcat Master
Bobcat Master
self-employed
Diesel technology
63 satisfied customers
I have a cat tl943 telehandler that needs the front steering
I have a cat tl943 telehandler that needs the front steering cylinder seals replace. How do remove the rod … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
The jlg cat TH255C telehandler has flashing {digital} code
the jlg cat TH255C telehandler has flashing {digital} code 523615:4 and doesn't move. Next day moved finally. But I never found online a 6-digit codes for those (or is it 7?, what does the ":" stay fo… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
How can I move a cat telehandler without starting the engine
How can I move a cat telehandler without starting the engine model# ***** serial# ***** need help… read more
Heavy Equipment Tech
Heavy Equipment Tech
Heavy equipment mechanic
159 satisfied customers
My RT 50 won't move when you put it in reverse. Serial is
Yes it just quit all of sudden forward works change filter and hyd oil … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
44,247 satisfied customers
I have a CAT 963C 9-214 serial number 2ds01138. Fault codes
Hi, I have a CAT 963C 9-214 serial number 2ds01138. Fault codes that are showing:079 and 0299.13 I realize these codes may be incomplete. I'm not sure how to get the right codes to show. I have a diag… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
I am considering purchasing a used 2013 CAT TL943C tele
I am considering purchasing a used 2013 CAT TL943C tele handler. It has a bad transmission disconnect control. Is that a big deal to fix? … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
44,247 satisfied customers
Having trouble with a TH580B CAT telehandler. It won't
Having trouble with a TH580B CAT telehandler. It won't drive, only does a slight lurch backwards when selecting either forward or reverse. No codes active. … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
Challenger 45 transmission. Cat challenger 45 transmission
Challenger 45 transmission. Cat challenger 45 transmission wont engage forward or reverse and I have a dead digital dash display . Are they connected and/or is this the problem. … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
My Brakes rumble when I use them while my CAT Telehandler is
my Brakes rumble when I use them while my CAT Telehandler is in forward or reverse, some one told me I should always go imto … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
My forward and reverse switch / lever has gone on my 420E
my forward and reverse switch / lever has gone on my 420E back hoe and I need to replace it but cant find a part number … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
I have a terex th 844C telehandler that wont go into forward
hi . I have a terex th 844C telehandler that wont go into forward o rreverse … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
44,247 satisfied customers
420e cat backhoe. Loud screeching from rear of engine when
420e cat backhoe. Loud screeching from rear of engine when shift into forward. Engine belts are all tight. Will not shift into 4th forward. 1-3 forward and 1-3 reverse work normal although engine spee… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
I have a cat telehandler 1055 with 156 hrs on it, the hoses
I have a cat telehandler 1055 with 156 hrs on it, the hoses in the boom have become tangled in the chain and destroyed with oil running everywhere. Upon inquiry from friend with a rental company that … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
416D has been sitting years. starts good hydrolics work 3
416D has been sitting for several years. starts good hydrolics work 3 hydrolic pistons rebuilt Tranny oil replaced filters replaced machine does not move foward to reverse Transmission does not engage… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
I have a caterpillar 430 backhoe. I start it up in the morning
I have a caterpillar 430 backhoe. I start it up in the morning and start driving to the jobsite. After about 500 feet of travel the backhoe stops moving forward. So I put it in reverse and back to whe… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
I am not a backhoe mechanic I am an auto tech. my landlord
I am not a backhoe mechanic I am an auto tech. my landlord owns a cat 426 backhoe and he is having a problem, it will not move forward it will move backward and has all 4 speeds. this machine has not … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,327 satisfied customers
I have just purchased a very old Cat 955 track loader. We cannot
I have just purchased a very old Cat 955 track loader. We cannot find a serial number. It runs good and has good hydraulics. The machine simply will not move forward or reverse under even a slight loa… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,269 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

44,247 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