Bobcat Loader and Excavator Maintenance Videos
Watch these videos to learn maintenance procedures for your Bobcat® skid-steer loader, compact track loader or compact excavator. For additional information regarding maintenance procedures, refer to your operation and maintenance manual, operatorís handbook and machine decals.
Proper maintenance is the key to extending the life of your equipment. Protect your investment by contacting your local dealer for parts support, or to schedule a maintenance check on your machine.
Inspect Your Loader
Perform daily maintenance before operating your Bobcat loader. Watch this video to learn how to visually inspect and service the Bob-Tach® mounting system, ROPS, tracks or tires, lift arm, hydraulic hoses, engine compartment, engine oil, fuel filter, air filter, cooling system, indicator lights, alarms and machine controls.
Check Compact Track Loader Tension
Checking and maintaining track tension helps ensure top performance of your Bobcat compact track loader. It also extends the life of the undercarriage. Watch this video to learn how to check the track sag and safely add or loosen tension.
Grease Your Loader
Routine greasing is crucial to extending the life of your Bobcat loader. Watch this video to learn proper greasing procedures, understand recommended service intervals, and locate the grease points on the Bob-Tach mounting system, tilt cylinder and lift arm.
Inspect Your Compact Excavator
Itís important to perform daily inspections on your Bobcat compact excavator. This video offers proper procedures and safety tips as you service the cooling system, air cleaner, engine oil, hydraulic oil, X-Change attachment mounting system, pin retainers, machine controls and related areas.
Check Compact Excavator Track Tension
Proper track tension on your Bobcat compact excavator ensures top performance, extends the life of the undercarriage, minimizes downtime and reduces wear on the track drive components. Tracks must not be too loose or too tight. Watch this video to learn how to check the track sag and safely add or loosen tension.
Grease Your Compact Excavator
Regular greasing of your Bobcat compact excavator reduces the chances of pin wear, loose connections and pin failure. Watch this video to review the necessary greasing intervals and learn how to properly grease your compact excavatorís X-Change attachment mounting system, clamp, extendable arm, blade, boom, bucket and frame.
Maintaining iT4 Engine Emission Performance
Optimal engine performance is imperative to successful work. Watch this video to learn about Interim Tier 4 (iT4) engine systems, regeneration, service signals and switches throughout your machine, as well as instructions for using the remote regeneration kit.