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 2006 232b cat. Last year my auxiliary hyd. Started
Hi i have a 2006 232b cat. Last year my auxiliary hyd. Started to leak fluid and eventually any attachment ran extremely slow. I replaced the male and female ends on the machine but im having the same… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
I�m having a lot of trouble with my 3116 cat motor it is the
Second opinion] I�m having a lot of trouble with my 3116 cat motor it is the industrial motor in a caterpillar 953 crawler when you started up it runs fine lots of power doesn�t miss a beat within 10 … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,015 satisfied customers
Cat 287b works fine for 10 seconds then stops moving. Brake
Cat 287b works fine for 10 seconds then stops moving. Brake light comes on solid. Engine keeps running. Stop engine and restart everything works for.10 seconds and stops moving. Stop light comes on … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
I have a 226B cat skid steer. The hydraulic controls for the
I have a 226B cat skid steer. The hydraulic controls for the bucket open and close have gone haywire. How to diagnose the problem is my ?… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
My customer has a CAT 259 skid steer. They were compressing
My customer has a CAT 259 B skid steer. They were compressing garbage with the bucket now the left track is locked and a check light is blinking. Is there a way to access the code without a scan tool?… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,015 satisfied customers
I just bought a 2006 cat 226b skidsteer when I went to look
I just bought a 2006 cat 226b skidsteer when I went to look at it everything worked normally but the left pilot control has a leak and when I went to pick it up the arm bar light and the parking brake… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,015 satisfied customers
I have a Cat 247 that won't crank, only clicks lightly one
I have a Cat 247 that won't crank, only clicks lightly one time when key is turned, took battery home and charged, still nothing, any thoughts? … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
I have a 1990 Deere 310C. I was using it to dig a tree stump
I have a 1990 John Deere 310C. I was using it to dig a tree stump out when the foot throttle became unresponsive, and the engine rpms slowly decreased until the engine quit. I tried restarting it and … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,486 satisfied customers
I own a CAT Challenger 75C. Recently, when I tried to turn
I own a CAT Challenger 75C. Recently, when I tried to turn right, it sped up and went straight. It did this while I was pulling a heavy disc on it. It happened twice. I had trouble stopping it. Then I… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
Cat 262 has 5 fuel shutoff solenoids and 3 or 4 starter
cat 262 has blown 5 fuel shutoff solenoids and 3 or 4 starter solenoids in the last year - what's causing this? I put a brand new cat starter in yesterday (after having the old one rebuilt). It blew o… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
287B acts like the fuel is being shut off if i move forward
287B acts like the fuel is being shut off if i move forward or back but if i operate the but up or down as i move it runs good. its almost like hydrolics are forcing the motor off unless i have a valv… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
Hello there.I have this New Holland T6030 with Open Operator
Hello there. I have this New Holland T6030 with Open Operator Platform. The operator reported a malfunction that is not always happening: He goes forward on High Range. He stops and changes the Fwd/Re… read more
dd85
dd85
Service Manager
20 years Service Manager at Dealersh
225 satisfied customers
Cat 257b not charging battery when running. New alternator
Cat 257b not charging battery when running. New alternator and new battery Run about 2 hours and lock the function down Parking light starts flashing… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
Can I use a synthetic transmission oil in my IT28G loader as
Can I use a synthetic transmission oil in my IT28G loader as a substitute for TO 4. My Transmission will run hot after 3 or 4 hours of use even during light use. Why?and would changing oil do any good… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
D6m - engine rpm does not drop but tracks slow to crawl under
D6m - engine rpm does not drop but tracks slow to crawl under heavy load ?? Changed trans oil filter . Engine rpm 2200 ?… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
Im sorry if this is a duplicate post! Perhaps more concise
I'm sorry if this is a duplicate post! Perhaps more concise this time: Caterpillar 322B L excavator serial 1YS01103 (year 2000) 13,125 engine hours. Problem: Under load is starved for fuel. The engine… read more
Cat Man
Cat Man
Cat Engine Expert
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
558 satisfied customers
Hi i have a cat th 63 telehandler around the site the brakes
Hi i have a cat th 63 telehandler around the site the brakes work fine.When i travel about 4 miles the brakes go peddle straight to the floor.The axles in the middle after 13 miles are too hot to touc… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 satisfied customers
hi i have a cat track hoe its a 2005 320lc with 6500 hrs on
hi i have a cat track hoe its a 2005 320lc with 6500 hrs on it and the engine wont rev out to full rpm when im useing the throttle dial on the council but when you rev up machine machine maually i can… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,931 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:

Wayne

Wayne

Journeyman

803 satisfied customers

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

Cat Man

Cat Man

Cat Engine Expert

558 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

42 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Steve

Steve

Mechanic

42 satisfied customers

Heavy Equipment Mechanic for 25 years

JBFixxer

JBFixxer

Mechanic

20 satisfied customers

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

Don

Don

Journeyman

13 satisfied customers

i am a red seal canadian mechanic with thirty years experience

< 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