Heavy Equipment

Heavy equipment repair questions? Ask an Expert now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Heavy Equipment Questions
Sir, We have a Cat 3406 engine Ser#6TB12536 which is being
Sir, We have a Cat 3406 engine Ser#6TB12536 which is being used to run our Terminal fire pumps. I would like to know what are the recommended Oils used for this engine. Our mechanic no longer works wi… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,324 satisfied customers
looking @ purchase of 2001 Winnebago motor home,, Cat 3126b
looking @ purchase of 2001 Winnebago motor home,, Cat 3126b engine , 65k mikes , starts good , have not drove it yet . I'm hearing about problems with injectors & cups ,, what is the skinny on that ?.… read more
Cat Man
Cat Man
Caterpillar Engine Expert
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,777 satisfied customers
83 track vehicle with 2500 hours on the 3208 non-turbo engine
I just purchased a 83 track vehicle with 2500 hours on the 3208 non-turbo engine. I have no manuals. The vehicle was sitting for several (unknown years). The engine runs. I plan to use the vehicle for… read more
Cat Man
Cat Man
Caterpillar Engine Expert
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,777 satisfied customers
1 gal of 5w-40 synthetic diesel oil to my cummins generator..filters
I had to add 1 gal of 5W-40 synthetic diesel oil to my Cummins generator (didn't have any conventional 15W-40). Am I going to have any problems or do I have to change the oil and oil filters as soon a… read more
Robert
Robert
RV Tech Support
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
22,358 satisfied customers
3406 cat, N14 cummins, ISX cummins, 60 series detoit.
3406 cat, N14 cummins, ISX cummins, 60 series detoit. Which of these are the most trouble free and are there any benefits to using synthetic oil with these engines… read more
Cat Man
Cat Man
Caterpillar Engine Expert
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,777 satisfied customers
overheated..it cool down a bit, restarted and ran it back to my garage
My BX 2350 (120 Hrs.) overheated to the point that it stopped running. I let it cool down a bit, restarted and ran it back to my garage. It was slow to start and at first it ran rough, then smoothed o… read more
Wayne
Wayne
Journeyman
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
3,257 satisfied customers
hyundai: king..s transmition and final drives waiting for ur answer
witch kind of break oil is gud for hyundai h770 and wht king of oil is recmended from cat for 14H Greader D8R D9R 966H WHEEL LOADER's transmition and final drives waiting for ur answer with thankx ...… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,324 satisfied customers
hello i have an cat excavator 1994 325bl and im changing the hyd fuild
hello i have an cat excavator 1994 325BL and im changing the hyd fuild and would like to know what type of hyd oil to use and what is in it ? Thank you Randy… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,324 satisfied customers
Isuzu: Diesel..My two oldest trucks I have had to replace the motors
I have serveral Isuzu NPR Diesel and gas trucks, My two oldest trucks I have had to replace the motors in them. They only had 130000 miles on them. I thought diesel motors were better then that. Now I… read more
Benjy
Benjy
Bachelor's Degree
273 satisfied customers
low oil..synthetic..hose that looks like some type of overflow
I have had no problems with low oil before no i have 107000 miles and started with a schaffers full synthetic no i checked oil tonight and it is low i crawled underneath and there is a hose that looks… read more
KevinB
KevinB
Field Technician
Associate Degree
228 satisfied customers
motor oil..2005 C-15 in a constant rpm application in 60-105 F temp
What is the recomended motor oil for a 2005 C-15 in a constant RPM application in 60-105 F temp?… read more
catmastertech
catmastertech
Field service technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,324 satisfied customers
i would like to buy the best oil for my truck hino ranger,
i would like to buy the best oil for my truck hino ranger, diesel, 1988 ,148000 km. i believe in synthetic 0il but i dont know what kind . could you help me with this please ?… read more
Benjy
Benjy
Bachelor's Degree
273 satisfied customers
Year 2000..What type of engine oil, transmission oil does it require?
I have a Year 2000 UD1400 truck. What type of engine oil, transmission oil does it require?… read more
Heath
Heath
Service Tech
Diesel technology
62 satisfied customers
2009 Volvo: 000 miles..my fuel economy by .2 to .4 mpg..synthetic oil
I have a 2009 Volvo VNL 780, with a Volvo D16 engine, and I-shift transmission, with 3.36 rears. I have just under 30,000 miles on the truck. I have heard that I can increase my fuel economy by .2 to … read more
Don
Don
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,801 satisfied customers
My tractor jd 6400 has both brake pads all unglued it..filters
my tractor jd 6400 has both brake pads all unglued it has pieces all over the transmission plugged the filters what is the cause?? we always used the right oil,but we bought it used and has 5000 hours… read more
JBfixer
JBfixer
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
210 satisfied customers
Volvo 780: the truck and switch to a synthetic oil
I have an 07 Volvo 780 with a D16 engine. I currently have 255000 miles on the truck. I am going to put an OPS 1 oil refining system on the truck and switch to a synthetic oil. What oil would you reco… read more
Don
Don
Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,801 satisfied customers
Emissions..the exhaust sensors and what makes them tick..CARB
I need some specific answers on the 2007 and newer emissions systems, specifically the exhaust sensors and what makes them tick. I am thinking that it involves exhaust temp in relation to lean/rich , … read more
Bigmart
Bigmart
Tech
Began Degree Program @ Colorado Tec
58 satisfied customers
Cummins engine..manual says..The light came..mechanics
F750 with a cummins engine has a stop engine light on. The manual says to take it to the dealer and they will get that light off. The light came on because the operators ignored the particulet filter … read more
Diesel Pro
Diesel Pro
diesel tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
38 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:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

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

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka - Moose)

Chris (aka - Moose)

Technician

127 satisfied customers

24 years of experience diagnosing & repairing

Tim

Tim

Foreman

338 satisfied customers

23 Years Heavy Equipment and Truck Repairs Shop and Field in the Minning and Construction Industry

Cat Man

Cat Man

Caterpillar Engine Expert

3,777 satisfied customers

23 Years Caterpillar Engine experience.

Wayne

Wayne

Journeyman

3,257 satisfied customers

34 years experiance as engine rebuild and problems.Thermo-King repair and trouble shooting.

DR.Cummins

DR.Cummins

FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN

2,389 satisfied customers

16 Years working on Cummins Diesel engines,

Curtis B.

Curtis B.

service manager

2,375 satisfied customers

30 years exp. with diesel engines, heavy equipment and forklifts, including lp forklifts

Don

Don

Mechanic

1,801 satisfied customers

35 years experience journeyman mechanic transport truck and trailer including off road equipment

< 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