Where to get repair and service manuals ?
Why do you need a Manual ?
Even though you are not a professional mechanism the urge to fix your own equipment is always tempting. The most basic repair and serving can be accomplish on your own. A manual is like the basic toolkit when it comes to check the different parts or your equipment.
Brands like John Deere, Massey Ferguson, Bobcat, New Holland, JCB etc does not make these available therefore the best alternative is to easily get a manual at The Repair Manual to guide you through the repairs.
A manual is written by an experienced technician from the manufacturer. These include the specification, troubleshooting and technical information of each machines (Tractor, Backhoe, Excavator, Wheel Loader, Mower, Skid Steer, Loader, Telehandler, Crawler or Forklift)
The huge collections gives mechanics as well as DIY enthusiast a chance to perform even the most difficult repairs. With clear documentation and user-friendly diagram these manuals are the same that your dealership received and used.
However, you should make the distinction between operator’s manual, parts catalog and Service Manual.
FOLLOW SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS
It is to the upmost importance to carefully read and follow all safety signs as indicated in the manual. The layout is in such a way that it will indicates the safety signs, signal words designating the degree or level of hazard – CAUTION, DANGER or WARNING.
Learn how to operate the machine and its controls correctly and safely. Irrespective whether it is John Deere, Massey Ferguson, Kobelco, Kubota etc all dealership includes a specific dedicated chapter on SAFETY. The Safety chapter are intended to illustrate basic safety procedures of machines and does not include dangerous situation that you may come across.
General Guideline that are covered :
• Ensure you have a first aid kit and extinguisher easily accessible in cause of fire or injury.
• Inspect your machine carefully to ensure that everything is working properly.
• The general guideline is to always do a on the walk-around inspection be sure to cover all points described in the “INSPECTION” chapter in the operator’s manual.
• Ensure that all lights present on the dashboard are cleared and no engine check or other non-critical light are present.
To conclude, if you are really thinking of fixing your own machine, a repair manual is very important. It gives you the necessary tools and specification to troubleshoot any issue even though you are not a qualified technician.