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John Deere Gator PowerGard Inspection & Service

From $499

John Deere Gator Utility Vehicle PowerGard™  Inspection

  • From $499 plus parts

The John Deere PowerGard™ Inspection provides a proven process that identifies key service points with established specifications that allow our John Deere Certified Technicians the framework to repeatably reduce downtime.

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We’ll fix it right, with exactly the right John Deere Parts that designed for the machine backed by John Deere for a Full Year


3rd Party Fluid Analysis (Optional)

As part of our John Deere PowerGard Certification Process we offer the option to sample engine oil, coolant, transmission & hydraulic oil fluids.

Genuine John Deere Fluids/Lubricants & Filters

As part of our John Deere PowerGard Certification Process equipment filters & fluids that are past service are replaced using Geniune John Deere Fluids & Filters

John Deere Gator Utility Vehicle PowerGard™  Inspection


  • Clean engine compartment
  • Check air filters
  • Clean and check cooling fins
  • Clean screens
  • Clean rubber dust unloading valve
  • Check / change engine oil
  • Check / change oil filter
  • Check for oil leaks
  • Check exhaust system
  • Check high and low idle speed
  • Check throttle cable adjustment

Gasoline Engine

  • Check / clean spark plug
  • Check spark arrestor
  • Check / adjust choke cable assembly

Diesel Engine

  • Nozzles and injection lines
  • Check cold weather start aid
  • Injection pump-timing
  • Cooling System                                                            

Cooling System

  • Check radiator and cap
  • Check water pump
  • Check hoses / lines
  • Check coolant level and freeze point
  • Clean debris from grille screens
  • Clean debris from fan shroud
  • Check fan motor
  • Check engine temperature sensor
  • Check thermostat
  • Fuel System                                                                                                                                                                                            

Fuel System

  • Check fuel tank and lines
  • Check fuel tank gauge
  • Check in-line fuel filter
  • Check fuel shut-off operation
  • Check fuel tank check valve assembly

Electrical System

  • Check starter operation
  • Check battery condition
  • Check battery cables / ends
  • Check battery terminal cover
  • Check lights
  • Check gauge/function indicator lights
  • Check neutral start switches
  • Check horn
  • Check lift system
  • Check fuses
  • Check wiring harness condition

Power Train

  • Check drive belt condition and pulleys
  • Clean and check wear pads on drive clutch
  • Lubricate drive clutch
  • Check shift linkage
  • Check differential lock linkage
  • Check / lubricate drive chain
  • Check axles
  • Lubricate front axle king pin bushings
  • Check transaxle
  • Check transmission to frame mounting bolts

Steering and Brakes

  • Check steering operation
  • Check front suspension
  • Check steering free-play
  • Check tie-rod toe-in
  • Check wheel bearings and bushings
  • Check shock absorbers
  • Check brakes
  • Check parking brake operation


  • Check hood adjustment
  • Check wheels and tires
  • Check seats and hardware
  • Check control levers / knobs
  • Lubricate all grease fittings
  • Check for all safety decals

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