How to maintain your excavator in tough environment
Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:33 am
• Superman | 121 Posts | 1210 Points
Sany Small Digger is famous for its strong adaptability in tough and demanding job sites. It is particularly important to maintain your excavator in tough environment if you want your machine to keep performing well. The following are some tips for the maintenance of your excavator in different work environment.
First, work in muddy water, rain and snow
Wash your excavator and lubricate every joints of the machine after work. Check the loose and damaged parts and repair them in time.
Second, work in the sea
Wash the parts that touch saline with fresh water, and check whether the electrical parts are corroded. After cleaning, lubricate the whole Heavy Excavator, check the loose and damaged parts and repair them in time.
Third, work outdoor
The air filter of excavator should be changed earlier than usual under the condition of too much dust in the construction site. The radiator of excavator is easy to be invaded by dust which will affect heat dissipation, so the radiator needs to be washed with fresh water and the same to the starter and motor rectifier.
Fourth, work in mines
Chassis, wheels and belt should be given attention since there are too many rocks in mines. The tensity of the crawler belt should be stronger than working on the ground. The Midi Excavator parts can be more easily damaged when working in the mountainous regions, so the working device should be reinforced and changed frequently.
Fifth, work winter
The anti-freezing diesel should be used in winter, anti-freezing agent should be added in the cooling water to avoid damaging the water tank. The accumulator should be charged and discharged frequently to avoid the electrolyte from being frozen.
Warm tips from Sany: in addition to keeping a good maintenance of your excavator, it is more important that the operator keeps a good mood and body condition. So take care of your machine and take care of yourself.