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PRE-SHIFT INSPECTION – ROUGH TERRAIN FORKLIFT

This pre-use checklist intends to identify defects and safety hazards before operation. The main aim of a pre-start checklist inspection is to ensure that your equipment is safe to use.
MaintainX
07/15/2022

PRE-SHIFT INSPECTION – ROUGH TERRAIN FORKLIFT

This pre-use checklist intends to identify defects and safety hazards before operation. The main aim of a pre-start checklist inspection is to ensure that your equipment is safe to use.
  • Company:

  • Name:

  • Date:

  • VISUAL INSPECTION:

  • Forks, Carriage:

  • Damaged, Bent, Worn. (Capacity)

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Mast/ Boom Arm:

  • Loose/ Missing Parts, Excessive Wear or Leaks.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Hydraulic Hoses & Cylinders:

  • Leaking or Damaged.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Tires, Wheels & Bolts:

  • Any Damage, Bolts are Tight, Tire Pressure.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Overhead Guard/ R.O.P.S.

  • Good Condition, No Damage or Dents

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Seat & Seatbelt:

  • Good Working Condition.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Fuel Tank:

  • Tank Secure, No Damage or Leaks. (Odors)

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Capacity Plate Load Chart:

  • Readable and Understood.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Engine Checks:

  • Air Filter, Fan Belts, Fan Blade, and Radiator. (Overall Condition)

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Fluid Checks:

  • (T.E.C.H – B) Transmission, Engine, Coolant, Hydraulics – Battery and Brakes

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Operators Manual & Warning Decals:

  • Visible and Readable.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Other:

  • MECHANICAL INSPECTION:

  • Engine:

  • Sounds Normal, No Smoke or Strange Noises.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Wipers & Lights:

  • Front, Tail, Reverse and Brake lights. Good Working Condition

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Gauges, Hour Meter:

  • Good Condition and Working.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Hydraulic Controls:

  • : Extend and Retract, Lift and Lower Operating Freely, No Leak.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Horn & Back-up Alarm:

  • Works Properly.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Forward & Reverse:

  • Transmission Sounds Good, Operates Smoothly.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Steering: (All Modes)

  • Crab, Circle & Front - Operates Freely, No Strange Noises.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Emergency Brake:

  • Good Working Condition.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Service Brake:

  • No Loud Noises, Stops in Good Amount of Time.

    • Yes
    • No
    • N / A
  • Other:

  • Comments:

Source: MaintainX (Community Member)

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