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Safety & Maintenance Checklist: Cold Planers

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You can conduct this checklist for free on the Checkbuster platform. You can use a lap-top, PC or the free inspection App

From The Ground

  • Conveyers (Damage, Wear, Leaks)
  • Conveyer Belts, Guards (Damage, Tightness)
  • Drive Sprockets; Idlers & Rollers (Loose Bolts, Leaks, Wear, Damage, Debris Buildup)
  • Tracks (Wear, Damage)
  • Moldboard Wear Strip (Excessive Wear, Damage, Loose bolts)
  • Moldboard Limit Switches (Damage, tightened)
  • Water Spray System / Nozzles /Filter (Fluid Level, Leaks / Cleanliness)
  • Water Spray System Gauges (Damage, function)
  • Water Tank Strainer (Damage, Cleanliness)
  • Air Compressor (Leaks / Drain Water)
  • Steering Cylinders / Ends (Damage, Wear / Leaks)
  • Rotor Drum & Cutter Bits (Wear, Damage)
  • Rotor Drive Belt (Wear, Burns, Damage)
  • Rotor Drive (Leakage)
  • Radiator / Hydraulic Oil Cooler (Fin Blockage, Leaks)
  • Clutch Oil Cooler (Fin Blockage, Leaks)
  • Hydraulic Tank (Fluid Level, Damage, Leaks)
  • Lights: Front, Rear, Conveyor, Rotor (Function, Damage to Lens, Housing, or Wiring)
  • Battery Compartment (Cleanliness, Loose Nuts & Bolts)
  • Steps and Handholds (Condition, Cleanliness)
  • All Deflectors, Covers and Guards (Damage, Securely Attached)
  • Fire Extinguisher (Charge, Damage)
  • Underneath Machine (Leaks, Damage)
  • Anti-slab (Function)
  • Side plates (Function)

Engine Compartment

  • Engine Oil and Engine Coolant (Fluid Level)
  • Air Filter (Service Indicator)
  • Hydraulic Coolant (Fluid Level)
  • Hydraulic Filter (Leaks)
  • Fuel Filters / Water Separator (Leaks / Drain Water)
  • Power Take-Off Clutch Oil (Fluid Level)
  • Compressed Air System (Leaks, Cleanliness)
  • Compressed Air System Lubricator Oil (Fluid Level)
  • Infrared Sensor Lens (Service Indicator, Cleanliness)
  • All Hoses & Belts (Cracks, Wear Spots, Leaks, Tension)
  • Overall Engine Compartment (Trash Or Dirt Buildup, Leaks)

Inside The Cab

  • Horn, backup alarm, lights (Proper Function)
  • Mirrors (Damage)
  • Gauges, Indicators, Switches, Controls (Damage, function)
  • Seats (Function)
  • Overall Cab (Cleanliness)