Toyota Forklifts offer an array of forklifts that are available for sale, hire and rent. Owning a forklift is a worthwhile investment, but you have to make sure you care for it properly. The longevity of a forklift is primarily determined by the level of forklift service and maintenance it receives. Irregular service and maintenance could lead to many problems down the line, including buying a new one sooner than expected.
Although many forklifts are designed to operate in severe conditions, they must regularly be serviced to ensure they perform optimally.
Forklift maintenance and forklift repairs are essential for the following reasons:
If your forklifts are in optimal condition, they perform efficiently and have the ability to move more loads ensuring your work stays on schedule.
Your net costs for forklift repairs will decrease noticeably if you regularly maintain and service them.
Properly maintained forklifts ensure that heavy loads are not damaged. They also protect your workforce on the ground.
Your fleet of forklifts can do more work, without the risk of breakdowns.
Well maintained forklifts equate to longer service life.
You know that your forklift is in optimal condition and workloads won’t be hindered.
Following planned fork lifts maintenance intervals can assist you in knowing when to service your forklift. However, it is equally important to do routine maintenance checks. Replacing damaged parts, such as a damaged chain, can save you money in the long run as this ensures your productivity levels remain high.
It would help if you inspected your forklift to determine its maintenance frequency. The following points must be considered:
You should specify tasks to be performed daily, monthly, quarterly, semi-annually, and annually on your maintenance schedule. By adhering to a maintenance program, you can keep your forklift in good condition and minimise downtime and costs associated with major repairs.
At Toyota Industrial Equipment, we offer several value-added services, including:
These value-added services assist you in avoiding expenses associated with forklift maintenance.
Contact us today if you require forklift maintenance and support.
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