Maintenance Checklist

Maintenance Checklist

If you stay ready, you never have to get ready. Be prepared for whatever winter throws your way by being proactive with snowplow, spreader and truck maintenance.
 PLOW, SPREADER & TRUCK MAINTENANCEPRESEASON SERVICEPRE, DURING & POST EVENT CHECKS
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1Ensure equipment is properly mounted to the truck (in accordance with manufacturers recommendations)XXXX
2Clean and tighten all electrical connections as well as apply dielectric grease to prevent corrosion XXXX
3Check hydraulic system for leaks and cracked or damaged hoses XXXX
4Check cutting edge wearXX
5Check hydraulic fluid level X
6Drain the hydraulic system and refill with recommended hydraulic fluid (check website for instructions and owner’s manual) X
7Replace worn or damaged parts XXXX
8Check all mounting points and tighten fasteners and verify that all cotter pins are in place (if required) XXXXXX
9Repaint as necessary to protect exposed metal from rust or corrosion XX
10Lubricate all grease fittings and any other pivot point recommended in your owner’s manual XXXX
11Ensure headlamps are adjusted properly X
12Inspect belts and chains, adjust or replace if necessary X
13Ensure conveyor chain is adjusted properly XX
14Wash out the hopper and rinse all external surfaces XX
15Ensure backup camera is setup and working properly (if required) XXXX
16Perform function check after servicing including accessories XX
17Ensure ballast is properly installed in your truck (if required) XX
18Inspect and test the battery as well as charging system, replace or repair if necessary X
19Confirm proper operation of the windshield wipers, heater, any auxiliary lights, and back up alarm (if required) XX
20Verify your tires are properly inflated and are in a good serviceable condition XX
21Vehicle walk around to confirm everything is in good working order X
22All vehicle manufacturer recommended services at the appropriate interval X

ARCTIMAXX™ GREASE

#72905
14oz Cartridge
#72906
7 lb Pail
#72907
120 lb Tote
#72908
400 lb Drum

HYDRAULIC FLUID

#84497
Quart
#84491
Gallon
#83392
Drum

TOUCH-UP PAINT

#84478
Red (Spray Can)
#84479
Yellow (Spray Can)
#84480
Gray (Spray Can)
#84481
Black (Spray Can)
#84482
Primer (Spray Can)
#84483
Black (Quart)
#84484
Primer (Quart)
#84485
Gray (Quart)