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 need to replace the starter on a Kobelco SK25 but I don't
I need to replace the starter on a Kobelco SK25 but I don't know where it is or how to get to it. … read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
I have a Kobelco SK 485-9 and am having problems finding a
I have a Kobelco SK 485-9 and am having problems finding a starter that fits . Any help with part numbers or the correct starter would help . Thanks … read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,366 satisfied customers
I have a 50D doing same thing as stated above. It dies when
I have a 50D doing same thing as stated above. It dies when it's hot and won't restart. Cranks really slow like a bad starter or dead battery. Put new battery in and no difference … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
I have a 1990 kutoba kx033 excavator. I drove it down my
I have a 1990 kutoba kx033 excavator. I drove it down my driveway and parked it at the bottom. When i went to start it, It wouldnt start. I checked the fuses that are next to seat and they are all goo… read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,366 satisfied customers
I have owned 2 doz. Kobelco excavators during my career. So
I have owned 2 doz. Kobelco excavators during my career. So fed up with Kobelco over a problem with my SK330 that they can't figure out. When machine warms up it does not swing, and the stick comes in… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
Im having electrical issue on a mini excavator, is this
Im having electrical issue on a mini excavator, is this something anyone is familiar with?… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
Caterpillar 304 CCR excavator will only start if a charger
Caterpillar 304 CCR excavator will only start if a charger is on the battery and its FULLY charged. Replaced the positive and negative connectors to batter and cranking was improved. Put tester on bat… read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,366 satisfied customers
I have a 2004 303cr caterpillar excavator. When I turn the
Hi I have a 2004 303cr caterpillar excavator. When I turn the key all the lights on the dash work but the engine doesn't turn over at all. It just makes a slight clicking sound. Do you think it's the … read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,323 satisfied customers
I have a mini excavator with a Isuzu 3 cylinder diesel and
I have a mini excavator with a Isuzu 3 cylinder diesel and it will not start,I bled fuel lines,put a new electric inline fuel pump,new battery.The motor turns over good just wont start. … read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,366 satisfied customers
I have a Kobelco SK35SR-5 excavator fitted with a Hitachi
I have a Kobelco SK35SR-5 excavator fitted with a Hitachi S114-883 starter motor, which has 4,000 hrs. Motor started perfectly 1st turn of key every time. Yesterday would not start, only solenoid click noise, this reduced in intensity after a few turns. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
Cat 301.5 mini excavator. Overheated yesterday after 60
Cat 301.5 mini excavator. Overheated yesterday after 60 minutes of use. Let it cool, replaced about 1 quart of coolant. Started it today with heater on full to avoid any further overheat. After 5 minu… read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,366 satisfied customers
I have had this yanmar 3t841 rebuilt and as im trying to
I have had this yanmar 3t841 rebuilt and as im trying to start it. it seems to be letting the exhaust threw the intake. what would make it do that ?… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
Kubota KX121 excavator. Always started very easy. Did some
Kubota KX121 excavator. Always started very easy. Did some work with undercarriage that required a lot of start/stops that drained the battery. Jumped with a battery charger and worked great but the b… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
I have a kobelco sk135 sr it has got slow in right track
Hi I have a kobelco sk135 sr it has got slow in right track and I the dipper arm centre joint good pump seems good I do wonder if the pump is cranking right up computer tell me system is on… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 satisfied customers
My excavator (Hitachi 40 grey market) won't start. The control
My excavator (Hitachi 40 grey market) won't start. The control panel lights won't light and the engine won't turn over. The battery is fully charged and has been working great. I turned it off and it … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Technician
Associate Degree
2,324 satisfied customers
I have a Case 1.5 tonne mini digger with a Perkins Diesel engine
I have a Case 1.5 tonne mini digger with a Perkins Diesel engine that I'm having problems starting after a while stood parked up. I have put a new battery on it and but that's all I'm getting is a lou… read more
Cat Man
Cat Man
Cat Engine Expert
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
578 satisfied customers
where is the starter located on CAT 303 mini excavator
where is the starter located on CAT 303 mini excavator. I have a 2003 CAT 303 mini excavator lent it to my brother, this morning he calls me and says it won't start, I went over. turn the key on every… read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
17,366 satisfied customers
hi my kobelco excavator dies when it is under load , this problem
hi my kobelco excavator dies when it is under load , this problem only seems to happen when it has been running for an hour or so , it is not hot and the diesal motor runs fine for about an hour after… read more
Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
Auto Mechanics 1&2/diesel mech
1,150 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

17,366 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