A Wheel Loader is a four-wheel-drive earthmoving machines, heavy equipment machines used in construction to move aside or loose materials with a front-mounted bucket. Wheel loaders are used primarily to load such as asphalt, demolition debris, dirt, snow, feed, gravel, logs, raw minerals, recycled material, rock, sand, woodchips, etc. into or onto another type of machinery.

How To Check Wheel Loader Condition

It is suggested to check and conduct onsite inspection to test on the machine’s condition before you decide to purchase any machinery. A good working machinery is the key factor to determine the value of machine subsequently.

The effective way to recognize the current condition of the machine is by physically checking alongside with technician team. You can physically inspect a machine or you can request detail photos and video to determine the condition.  Below are important factors that are VERY important to review:

  • Tyres – evaluate the rear and front tyres, sprockets and the track links, pins and bushings
  • Hour Meter – this is not a reliable indicator so always check the condition of the machine
  • Hydraulics – lower the boom, put the bucket on the ground and push down in order to raise the body of the machine
  • Controls
  • Electronics
  • Bucket – check for spillage, check to see if there are any patches and if the teeth are in good condition

CAT Wheel Loader

When we think of wheel loader, there must be no other well-known brand like Caterpillar Wheel Loader. Wheel loaders make your material handling and loading jobs safer, faster, more precise and profitable. Cat front end loaders set the standard for reliability, productivity, fuel efficiency, versatility and operator comfort.

With the maximum fuel efficiency and effective operating costs, Cat® dealer has ways to help you enhance every aspect of your operation, so that you can work effectively and efficiently than ever.