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SF Engineman Videos By: 07/23/2015 @ 11:18am

Ray Bohacz, the SF Engineman, shares his tips on getting the most from your machinery on the Machinery Show.[POP HORIZ VIDEO] var rampurl="http://www.agriculture.com/videos/urss?q=ag_engineman" var…

Maintenance Minute: Hey, What About the Fifth Wheel? By: 07/20/2015 @ 10:14am

If you haven’t touched the fifth wheels on your fleet of vehicles, don’t feel bad. They are the most overlooked component on a truck. But you do need to pay them some attention by regularly removing the…

Maintenance Minute: When Is it Best to Check Engine Oil? By: 07/20/2015 @ 9:10am

If your engine is cold, you can check the oil level right away. In this case, the oil will have had time to settle back into the sump. Just make sure the vehicle is level before you do. If the engine is hot…

Make Diagnoses with an Infrared Gun By: 05/01/2015 @ 3:25pm

The ability to quickly determine the temperature of a part without any disassembly is a wonderful aid when things go wrong.All it requires is an infrared temperature gun and a dose of logic about how the…

Servicing a Main Seal By: 03/12/2015 @ 2:43pm

One of the most burdensome engine repairs is a leaky rear main engine seal. To tackle the job, you need to know that there are three types of rear main crankshaft seals used. Rope/wick seal. This seal got…

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