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Caterpillar 140G Motor Grader (#473964)

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Winning Bid: US $36,000  
# of Bids: 10   View Bid History
Sold on: 10/31/13
Auction Type: Featured Event
Features: Enclosed Cab, Heater, Caterpillar 3306 Engine, 14.00-24 Tires, 12' Blade, Front Mounted Lift Group, 12' Snow Wing. Seller Comment: Governmental Trade-In Machine
Meter Reading: 6,750 Hours
Serial Number:
Location: Illinois, United States
Zip/Postal Code:61201
(Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL area)
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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 Not original paint; Scratches; Chips; Surface rust; See photos for condition
Sheet Metal (Fiberglass) Condition Surface rust; Metal erosion in some areas; See photos for condition
Steps/Ladders Right side is missing; See photos for condition
Hand Rails No visible damage
General Appearance #1
Control Station
Glass Top left glass is cracked
Seat Belts Operational
Horn Operational
Control Lock Lever
Hydraulic Controls
Steering Control
Drivetrain Controls There is wear in the transmission shift controls.
Oil Pressure The gauge registers in the operating range.
Exterior Lights Operational Yes
Warning Lights Operational
Gauges Operational
Hour Meter/Odometer 6,750 Hours; Operational hour meter - IronPlanet makes no guarantees as to actual hours/miles; we can only report what can be visually observed.
Heater Operational
Limited Function Check The main components are in place and operational.
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
Exhaust System No visible damage
Oil Leaks None seen
Fuel Leaks None seen
Cooling System Leaks None seen
Limited Function Check (Engine) The engine started and ran but cranked slowly on initial start up.
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; Speeds: 6 Forward, 6 Reverse
Transmission Operational
Rear Drive Axle
Rear Tandems (Chain Drives)
Final Drives
Limited Function Check The drivetrain was operational.
Drivetrain #1
See photos for condition
Pumps (Hydraulics)
Hydraulic Tank
Hoses (Hydraulics) Worn
Hydraulic Motors
Steering Cylinders Dripping leak on the right cylinder
Articulation Cylinders Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement; Rust at end of cylinder rod
Wheel Lean Cylinders Dripping leak on the right cylinder; Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Blade Lift Cylinders
Blade Angle Cylinders
Blade Side Shift Cylinders Dripping leak on the right cylinder; Minor to moderate pin and bushing movement
Saddle Positioning Cylinder
Saddle Lock Pin
Limited Function Check The hydraulic system was operational with movement as indicated.
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 Minor to moderate movement
Circle Frame and Brackets
Circle Wear Strips Heavy wear
Circle Support Brackets
Circle Gear Box Minor wear
Circle Gear Minor wear
Mold Board Slide Wear Strips Heavy wear
Articulating Center Pins Wear Moderate to heavy movement
Front Axle Oscillating Pin Wear Minor to moderate movement
Steering Linkage Moderate movement
Wheel Tilt Linkage
Belly pans
Limited Function Check (grader) The main chassis components were operational in a limited check.
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
Tire Brands Left Front: Firestone; Right Front: Goodyear; Right Middle: Akuret; Right Rear: Akuret; Left Rear: Akuret; Left Middle: Akuret
Tire Condition Minor cuts and gouges; See photos
Wheel Condition
Wheel Studs, Nuts, Lugs
Chassis #1
Blade Condition
Blade Cutting Edge Condition The left side cutting edge is chipped
Front Lift Group
Snow Wing 12 Snow Wing; Not operationally checked
Specialty #1
Oil Sample Analysis engine transmission
date of analysis Oct 22, 2013 Oct 22, 2013
Lead 0 PPM 26.12 PPM
Chromium 0.57 PPM 0.55 PPM
Copper 8.56 PPM 123.77 PPM
Silver 0 PPM 0.04 PPM
Nickel 0.49 PPM 0.16 PPM
Tin 0 PPM 0.43 PPM
Aluminum 2.47 PPM 14.75 PPM
Silicon 3.45 PPM 7.51 PPM
Iron 11.19 PPM 114.19 PPM
Glycol NEG N/A
Water NEG N/A
Fuel <5% N/A

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