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Caterpillar 140G VHP Motor Grader (#452506)

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Winning Bid: US $62,000  
# of Bids: 31   View Bid History
Sold on: 5/30/13
Auction Type: Featured Event
Features: Enclosed Cab, A/C, Heater, Caterpillar 3306 Engine, 14.00-24 Tires, Push Block, Ripper, 14' Blade
Meter Reading: 16,337 Hours
Serial Number:
Location: Oregon, United States
Zip/Postal Code:97347
(Polk County)
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Inspection Ratings Key
Limited use or recently replaced, free of visible wear or defects
Performs within the tolerances expected for age and type of item
Although performing, shows indication of needing repair or replacement
Needs immediate repair/replacement. Requires work if it is to perform
as expected
General Appearance
CE Mark (on or near data plate) No
Paint Scratches; Chips; See photos for condition
Sheet Metal (Fiberglass) Condition Minor dents; Missing panels; See photos for condition
Steps/Ladders See photos for condition
Hand Rails See photos for condition
General Appearance #1
Control Station
Mirrors No visible damage
Glass No visible damage
Seats/Armrests Burn holes
Seat Belts Operational
Horn Inoperable
Hydraulic Controls
Steering Control Minor to moderate steering wheel play
Drivetrain Controls
Oil Pressure The fault indicator shuts off after the engine oil pressure rises.
Exterior Lights Operational Some inoperable
Warning Lights Operational
Travel Alarm Inoperable
Hour Meter/Odometer 16,337 Hours; Operational hour meter - IronPlanet makes no guarantees as to actual hours/miles; we can only report what can be visually observed.
Air Conditioner Does not cool
Heater Operational motor; No airflow out vents
Limited Function Check The main components operated except as noted.
Hour Meter/Odometer
Emission Control Label None found
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation) Minor
Starter Operational
Turbo or Blower No visible damage
Fuel System Operational; Leak
Exhaust System No visible damage; See photos for condition
Oil Leaks None seen
Fuel Leaks Seepage: Fuel line; Seepage: Injection pump; Fuel line at the injection nozzle is wet. Injection pump is wet on the bottom side.
Cooling System Leaks None seen
Limited Function Check (Engine) The engine started and ran. See oil report.
Blow by @ idle (subjective observation)
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.
Transmission Type (Motorgrader) Powershift
Transmission Operational
Rear Drive Axle Fluid Accumulation
Rear Tandems (Chain Drives)
Limited Function Check The drivetrain was operational. See oil report.
Drivetrain #1
Pumps (Hydraulics) Not visually inspected
Hydraulic Tank
Hoses (Hydraulics) Hoses in mid section of machine: Braid exposure
Hydraulic Motors
Steering Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Articulation Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Wheel Lean Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Blade Lift Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement; Rod end of cylinder mount on Y-frame has been re-welded.
Blade Angle Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Blade Side Shift Cylinders Heavy pin and bushing movement
Saddle Positioning Cylinder Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement; Rod end of cylinder mount on saddle has been re-welded.
Saddle Lock Pin Operational
Limited Function Check The hydraulic system was operational without a load.
Hydraulics #1
IronPlanet pin connection pivot point wear inspections are limited to sound, sight and feel observations. Dial indicator testing is not performed.
Blade Tilt Frame (saddle)
Y-frame Pivot Trunnion Shims remaining
Circle Frame and Brackets Repair plating
Circle Wear Strips Heavy wear
Circle Support Brackets Weld repair
Circle Gear Box
Circle Gear Visible slack
Mold Board Slide Wear Strips Moderate wear
Articulating Center Pins Wear Minor to moderate movement
Front Axle Oscillating Pin Wear Minor to moderate movement
Steering Linkage Minor to moderate movement
Wheel Tilt Linkage Visible wear; Weld repaired tilt stops
Limited Function Check (grader) The main components were operational with movement as indicated.
Brake Type (Motorgrader) Air over hydraulic
Master Cylinder/Brake Control
Brake Lines/Hoses
Park Brake Stopped the machine while rolling
Limited Function Check The brake system functioned, stopping and holding the machine.
Frame Condition Weld repair
Tire Brands Left Front: Advantage; Right Front: Advantage; Right Middle: Firestone; Right Rear: Firestone; Left Rear: Firestone; Left Middle: Firestone
Tire Condition See photos
Wheel Condition
Wheel Studs, Nuts, Lugs
Chassis #1
Blade Condition Worn; Weld repair
Blade Cutting Edge Condition (MG) Worn
Ripper Condition
Specialty #1
Oil Sample Analysis Engine Transmission
date of analysis Dec 17, 2012 Dec 17, 2012
Silicon 1 PPM 10 PPM
Lead 3 PPM 3 PPM
Tin 2 PPM 3 PPM
Copper 32 PPM 20 PPM
Aluminum 4 PPM 4 PPM
Silver 0 PPM 0 PPM
Nickel 1.3 PPM 0.1 PPM
Chromium 0.9 PPM 0.7 PPM
Iron 32 PPM 34 PPM
Glycol NEG N/A
Fuel <5% N/A

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