Service and Maintenance

VIDEO: Completing Service & Maintenance on Scissor Lifts

Dec 18, 2019
Service & Maintenance
Performing regular service and maintenance on scissor lifts ensure machines continue operating properly for a long working life. Three key services are recommended within the first year of ownership for scissor lifts, including the PDIR, a 90-day or 150-hour inspection, and a 500-hour or annual inspection.
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Quickest Ways to Order Snorkel Spare Parts

Nov 6, 2019
Spare Parts
Having all the right parts keeps your aerial lift performing at its best. Your Snorkel lift is supported for the life of the machine by the Snorkel support team. That includes genuine spare parts for any model in any manufacturing year.
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On The Tools: Meet Daniel Wilkinson

Oct 22, 2019
Meet the Team
Daniel Wilkinson is the Snorkel spare parts manager for the EMEA region. He leads a team that serves as the direct point of contact for after sales parts ordering throughout Europe and the Middle East. 
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On The Tools: Meet Steve Nelson

Oct 16, 2019
Meet the Team
With 35 years of experience, Steve Nelson joined Snorkel in March 2019 as a regional product support representative in the Pacific Northwest U.S. region. He assists customers and provides training on parts and service-related issues, and also travels to jobsites as needed.
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On The Tools: Meet Dennis Alyea

On The Tools: Meet Dennis Alyea

Oct 9, 2019
Meet the Team
As the regional service manager for the Mid-Atlantic U.S. region, Dennis Alyea provides technical field support for Snorkel lifts. He brings his knowledge of rental equipment to the role along with 26 years of experience as a mechanic and in management roles.
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On The Tools: Meet Keith Ortega

On The Tools: Meet Keith Ortega

Oct 2, 2019
Meet the Team
Keith Ortega has been Snorkel employee for 8 years. In that time, he has assumed several roles, including assembly and product support, and has been in service since October 2018. Having hands-on experience in assembling Snorkel scissor lifts and boom lifts has helped Keith gain a better understanding of the equipment for providing customer service.
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Benefits of a Recommended Spare Parts List

Benefits of a Recommended Spare Parts List

Sep 25, 2019
Spare Parts
Provided by the manufacturer, a Recommended Spare Parts List (RSPL) is a comprehensive list of spare parts needed to perform most equipment repairs and routine maintenance for a particular machine
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Performing a Snorkel TM12E & TM16E Prestart Inspection

Performing a Snorkel TM12E & TM16E Prestart Inspection

Sep 16, 2019
Operation
Before beginning operations, it is important to perform a full prestart inspection. This step-by-step guide walks you through the inspection procedures for the Snorkel TM12E and TM16E self-propelled mast lifts, such as checking battery conditions, electrical connections, proper oil levels, and tires and lug nuts.
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TM12E & TM16E Service & Maintenance

TM12E & TM16E Service & Maintenance

Sep 16, 2019
Service & Maintenance
To properly service and maintain the Snorkel TM12E and TM16E self-propelled mast lists, three major inspections are performed – a PDIR upon delivery, a 90-day or 150-hour inspection to be performed by a local Snorkel service provider, and an annual inspection within 13 months following delivery. Watch this 2-minute video to learn more about each inspection.
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Hydraulic Hose Tightening

Hydraulic Hose Tightening

Sep 16, 2019
Service & Maintenance
A proper hydraulic hose tightening and fitting installation ensures a leak-proof connection. This quick 5-minute guide shows you the right tools to use for installing a flat faced hose O-ring fitting to a manifold.
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