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Auction Closed on
11/30/16
Opened At
US $11,000
NOT SOLD
ITEM DETAILS
10,304 Hours
Open Operator Station, 102 Wide General Purpose Tooth Bucket, 3rd Valve Control, Hydrostatic Drive

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Inspection Report



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General Appearance
Description Rating Details  
Paint Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Sheet Metal (Fiberglass) Condition Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Steps/Ladders Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Hand Rails Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
(10)


Safety
Description Rating Details  
Travel Alarm Inoperable
Horn Inoperable
Seat Belts Operational
Safety Lock Out/Stop Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Current Safety Manual No
Current Operator/Maintenance Manual No
(1)


Control Station
Description Rating Details  
Mirrors Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Seats/Armrests Inoperable slide or adjustment Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Seat Belts Operational
Control Lock Lever
Hydraulic Controls Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
3rd Valve Lock cable frozen to change from ripper to front operation Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Steering Controls Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Drivetrain Controls Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Oil Pressure The fault indicator shuts off after the engine oil pressure rises. Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Warning Lights Panel does not work only oil and electric Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Gauges Operational; Two gauges are inoperable Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Hour Meter/Odometer (Start) 10,302.5 Hours Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Hour Meter/Odometer 10,304 Hours; Operational hour meter - IronPlanet makes no guarantees as to actual hours/miles; we can only report what can be visually observed. Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Limited Function Check The main components operated except as noted.; Warning lights not working Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
(14)


Engine
Description Rating Details  
Emission Certification Label None found
Engine Serial Number 13Z13409 Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation) No noticeable vapor or pressure Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Starter Operational
Exhaust System Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Radiator Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Oil Leaks None seen
Fuel Leaks None seen
Cooling System Leaks None seen
Limited Function Check (Engine) The engine started and ran.
(10)


Drivetrain
Operational test is limited to low speed in a confined flat area without load. Differential interlocks, full transmission shifting and functionality of all drive axles cannot be fully verified. Inspector listens for abnormal noises, observes leaks and notes physical damage.
Description Rating Details  
Transmission Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Service Brakes Sticks and will not release.
Final Drives Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Limited Function Check (Drivetrain-Track) The drivetrain was operational without a load.
(4)


Hydraulics
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Description Rating Details  
Pumps (Hydraulics) Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Valves
Hydraulic Tank Hard to read sight glass Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Hoses (Hydraulic) Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Loader Lift Cylinders Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Bucket Tilt Cylinders Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Ripper Cylinders Dripping leak on the left cylinder; Dripping leak on the right cylinder Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Limited Function Check The hydraulic system was operational.
(11)


Chassis
IronPlanet pin connection pivot point wear inspections are limited to sound, sight and feel observations. Dial indicator testing is not performed.
Description Rating Details  
Frame Condition Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Belly pans Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Lift Arm Condition Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Chassis to Arm Pins Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Tilt Linkage Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Tilt Linkage Pins and Bushings Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Bucket to Arm Pins Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Limited Function Check The main chassis components were operational in a limited check.
(14)


Undercarriage
Undercarriage components photos (links, bushings, sprockets, idlers, rollers, grousers) are selected as representative. Bidders are encouraged to review photos using the zoom feature to judge condition in detail.
Description Rating Details  
Roller Frames Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Pivot Shafts Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Equalizer Bar Pivot Points Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Track Tensioners Tracks are loose
Track Pads Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Grouser Height Left Side: 45 mm; Right Side: 43 mm Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Track links Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Track Bushings Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Carrier Rollers Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Track Rollers Full rock guards. Not visible.
Idlers Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Sprockets Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
(21)


Specialty
Description Rating Details  
Loader Bucket Condition Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Loader Bucket Cutting Edge Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Loader Bucket Shanks and Teeth Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Ripper Condition Heavy wear on mount pins Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
Ripper Shanks and Teeth Click here to open photos and videos of this item.  
(8)
 

Oil Sample Analysis
  engine transmission
date of analysis Aug 10, 2016 Aug 10, 2016
Lead 2.05 PPM 3.15 PPM
Chromium 0 PPM 0 PPM
Copper 0.05 PPM 0.03 PPM
Silver 2.42 PPM 3.52 PPM
Nickel 0.01 PPM 0 PPM
Tin 0 PPM 0 PPM
Aluminum 1.92 PPM 1.42 PPM
Silicon 9.6 PPM 19.33 PPM
Iron 27.92 PPM 11.98 PPM
Glycol NEG N/A
Water NEG N/A
Fuel <5% N/A
Disputes:
This item is offered with IronClad Assurance® protection. With IronClad Assurance®, if a buyer discovers that the item is not substantially in the condition as represented in this inspection report, the buyer may submit a written dispute claim to IronPlanet. Following submission of a written dispute claim, IronPlanet will investigate the claim, re-inspecting the equipment item as necessary, and determine a fair and mutually beneficial resolution. Please note that IronPlanet inspections are performed solely for the purpose of reporting the visible condition of the equipment's major systems and attachments on the day of the inspection and do not include load testing or digging/lifting. These inspections are not designed nor intended to detect latent defects, or conditions that could only be found in connection with the physical dismantling of the equipment or the use of diagnostic tools or techniques. This inspection report includes ratings, comments, and photos of the various components of the item. Knowledgeable buyers are expected to carefully review all of the available information in the inspection report, including all photographs, in order to make the best bidding and buying decision possible.