IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE
Periodic and proper lubrication and maintenance is important to the safe and reliable operation of this machine. This
Guide outlines recommended procedures, some of which require the use of special tools or work methods.
Improper lubrication and maintenance of this machine can be dangerous and could result in injury or death.
READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL SAFETY PRECAUTIONS AND WARNINGS BEFORE PERFORMING LUBRICATION
OR MAINTENANCE ON THIS MACHINE.
Basic safety precautions are outlined in the safety section of this manual and in the description of operations were hazards
exist. Warning labels have also been put on the machine to provide instructions and to identify specific hazards which if
not heeded could cause bodily injury or death to you or other persons. These warnings in the manual and on the machine
labels are identified by the symbol
Operations that may result only in machine damage are identified by CAUTION labels on the machine and in the manual.
Caterpillar cannot anticipate every possible circumstance that might involve a potential hazard. The warnings in this
manual and on the machine are therefore not all inclusive. If a procedure, tool or work method not specifically
recommended by Caterpillar is used, you must satisfy yourself that it is safe for you and others and the machine will not be
damaged or made unsafe by the procedures you choose.
Do not operate this machine unless you have read and understand the instruction in the manual. Improper machine
operation is dangerous and could result in injury or death. Proper operation is your responsibility.