GENERAL EQUIPMENT INFORMATION
ROPS, roll-over protection system: Manufacturer-approved system secured to mainframe of tractor. Must include approved seat belts.
Gauges and lights: mounted and function properly.
Battery: check for corrosion, loose terminals, and hold downs.
Engine running: check oil pressure, knocks and leaks.
Sweeps, deflectors, safety screens
Steering components: tight, free of play
Brakes: damaged, worn or out of adjustment.
Exhaust system: equipped with a USFS-qualified spark arrester unless turbocharged.
Fuel system: free of leaks and damage.
Cooling system: full, free of leaks and damage.
Fan and fan belts: check for proper tension. No fraying/cracks.
Engine support, equalizer bar, springs, main springs: check shackle bolts, shifted spring leaf.
Belly plate, radiator guards: securely mounted and free from debris.
Final drive, transmission and differential: check for dripping.
Sprocket and idlers: crack in spokes, sharp sprocket teeth, no welds.
Tracks and rollers: no broken pads, loose rollers, broken flanges. Grouser Height 1-1/4" min.
Dozer and assembly: trunnion bolts missing, cracks.
Rear hitch (drawbar): serviceable, safe.
Body and cab condition: describe dents and damage.
Equipment cleanliness: all areas free of flammable materials, noxious weeds, and invasive species.
All hydraulic attachments: operate smoothly and all cylinders hold at extension; hose, lines, and pumps have no excessive wear and/or leaks.
Backup or travel alarm (minimum 87 dbl).
Oil level and condition: full and clean.
The purpose of this checklist is to document pre-existing vehicle/equipment condition and to determine suitability for incident use. I hereby acknowledge full responsibility and liability for the operation and mechanical condition of the vehicle/ equipment described herein
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Source: MaintainX (Community Member)