Operating instructions

C8 Rotavator
C8/0914 Page 11
Maintenance Programme
OPERATION EVERY
DAY
EVERY
WEEK
EVERY YEAR
or 100 HOURS
ENGINE Check engine oil level 10w/40
See separate engine manual
X X
GEARBOX
&
CONTROLS
Check gearbox oil level
(see page 13)
X X
Check nuts & bolts
X X
Ensure clutch cable has free play
X
Check tyre pressure (20psi)
X X
Lubricate control cable/linkages
X
Check control cable operation
X
Check operation of safety devices
X
Change gearbox oil (see page 13)
Grease gear speed detent ball
X X
DIGGING
UNIT
Check condition of centre knife
X
Tighten nuts & bolts on knives
X X
Checknuts&studsonsideange
X X
Check drive unit oil level EP90
X X
NOTES:
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Pressure washing machines removes lubricating grease as well as dirt.
It is imperative all linkages, especially the wheel speed lever detent ball and PTO swivel joint,
arekeptwellgreasedotherwisetheywillbecomedifculttooperateandcausedamage.
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DO NOT allow maximum engine speed to exceed 3600rpm.