Bobcat 101: DIY Oil Change
Bobcat 101: Changing the Oil In this video the Rock Man will show you how to change the oil in a Bobcat s300 Turbo. DIY Changing the Oil in a Bobcat s300 Bobcat has been the easiest and fastest machine that I have ever serviced. My bobcat works hard every day in the woods harvesting Tennessee Mountain Stone it is a stressful work environment. The Bobcat engine is pushed hard and collects lots of dirt and dust along the way. With regular oil change I extend the life of my Bobcat, I change my oil every 200 hours. Bobcat provides branded oil and filters for maintenance but there are other brands that I have come to trust. By checking engine fluids and filters, examining the air cleaner, and inspecting the battery are important in keeping your animal fit and running smoothly. I almost forgot daily greasing your Bobcat in the stone industry is essential. Easy Oil and Filter Access Bobcat skid-steer loaders have a convenient access to components with the swing-open tailgate; it puts everything within easy reach when you are out in the woods in tight spaces. DIY Steps for Bobcat Oil Change 1. Open the rear door and remove the oil drain hose from its secure storage position. 2. Remove the drain plug and drain the oil into your empty 5 gallon bucket. After all the oil has drained out replace the plug onto the drain hose. 3. Remove the oil filter counter clockwise and clean the filter housing surface. 4. Put oil on the new filter gasket, install the filter and hand tighten. 5 ...