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
297 c lift arms start up but stops turn key off then back on
297 c lift arms start up but stops turn key off then back on does same thing … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,043 satisfied customers
The thumb on my L45 Kubota backhoe stopped holding pressure.
The thumb on my L45 Kubota backhoe stopped holding pressure. It still moves in and out with the foot pedal, but collapses when the bucket is pulled in toward it. … read more
Chris (aka- Moose)
Chris (aka- Moose)
Technician
85 satisfied customers
I just started a new job and I know we have a 930G down. I
Hi. I just started a new job and I know we have a 930G down. I haven't even looked at it yet so I was just doing some homework for Monday. The old help is saying that the bucket works fine when not st… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
My7308 FEL is about 15 years old. This summer, the boom will
My7308 FEL is about 15 years old. This summer, the boom will slowly lower to the ground and cannot lift a heavy load. The bucket tilt seems to work okay it cannot tilt back to lift a heavy load either… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
I have a case 1816c skid steer. Left side weak so I pulled…
I have a case 1816c skid steer. Left side weak so I pulled… I have a case 1816c skid steer. Left side weak so I pulled both drive pumps and resealed. I only machined the surfaces in one pump as they w… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
I have a 246C XPS with about 2600 hrs on it. A couple of
I have a 246C XPS with about 2600 hrs on it. A couple of issues I'm having with it are: First the lag in from forward to reverse and second when I try to lower the lift arms it puts enough strain on i… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,043 satisfied customers
Gehl 4625sx Ser# 22033 The right drive is slow. I have
Gehl 4625sx Ser# ***** The right drive is slow. I have replaced the drive motor, and cleaned the pressure relief valves. Hand controls for drive, foot controls for bucket.… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
I have a Kubota M 59 backhoe. the dipper will go out but not
I have a Kubota M 59 backhoe. the dipper will go out but not in with any force, the local Kubota dealer said the cylinder needed a seal kit installed. I took the cylinder off and had the local Kubota … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
Deere 350 bucket loader crawler. Bucket bleeds down when
John Deere 350 B bucket loader crawler. Bucket bleeds down when shut off even if empty. Takes about 15 minutes when empty. Replaced seals in bucket cylinder - no luck. Are there seals in the controlle… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
A I have a CAT excavator 320B that has hydraulic problems,
a Hi I have a CAT excavator 320B that has hydraulic problems, all system is slow and the pump pressure is at 1000 psi? … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
Have a 863 turbo bobcat skid steer having problem when
Have a 863 turbo bobcat skid steer having problem when running snowblowers the arm tilt down as the blower is turning… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
Cat 302.5 mini ex. Drive locks up. All other functions still
Cat 302.5 mini ex. Drive locks up. All other functions still work. If I use the bucket I can pull mini forward and drives re engage.… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
I have a Deere 317 skid steer loader that will not release
Hello, I have a John Deere 317 skid steer loader that will not release or disengage the PARK BRAKE. I run the diagnostics and the SEAT SWITCH and the SEAT BELT SWITCH works fine. I've measured the coi… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
I have a 550 ford backhoe all of the hydraulics work except
I have a 550 ford backhoe all of the hydraulics work except for the back bucket one of the lines on it seems to have flow all the time and the other gets pressure on it with valve in either direction.… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,244 satisfied customers
Got a 97 416 c it. Front bucket won't raise when machine is
Got a 97 416 c it. Front bucket won't raise when machine is warm. All other hydraulic fuctions work fine. No debris in flow or return lines. Bucket remains stationery with control in the neutral posit… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,043 satisfied customers
The other day we took the Valve apart the one up front which controls the front bucket
Hi the other day we took the Valve apart the one up front which controls the front bucket on my backhoe. The reason we did was it didnt have any down presure for a few months but the other day as I wa… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,043 satisfied customers
Hello my name isXXXXX am having problems with my aux hydraulics
Hello my name isXXXXX am having problems with my aux hydraulics on a cat 277. it's been like this since I bought the machine last year. The aux hyd work but run very slow. And looses power when runnin… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,043 satisfied customers
HELLO I HAVE A CAT 428C SERIAL NUMBER 8RN 1328 AND I HAVE VERY
HELLO I HAVE A CAT 428C SERIAL NUMBER 8RN 1328 AND I HAVE VERY HARD STEERING ALL THE OTHER HYDRAULICS ARE WORKING FINE… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,043 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