2278761 HOSE AS. Caterpillar parts HOSE
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Diesel engine exhaust contains products of combustion which may be harmful to your health. Always start and operate the engine in a well-ventilated area and, if in an enclosed area, vent the exhaust to the outside.
Machine Walk-Around Inspection
For maximum service life of the machine, make a thorough walk-around inspection before mounting the machine to start the engine.Look around and under the machine for such items as loose bolts, trash build-up, oil or coolant leaks, broken or worn parts. Inspect the condition of the implements and the hydraulic components.See the topic Walk-Around Inspection in the Maintenance Section of this manual for detailed walk-around inspection information.Machine Pre-Start Checks
Check all of the oil, coolant and fuel levels.See Every 10 Service Hours or Daily in the Maintenance Section of this manual for more detailed information.Seat and Seat Belt Checks
Adjust the seat at the beginning of each shift or when changing operators.Adjust the seat to allow full travel of the pedals when the operator is seated against the seat back.Inspect the belt mounting hardware. Replace any damaged or worn hardware. Keep the mounting bolts tight.Fasten the seat belt before starting the engine.