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John Deere Tractor PowerGard™ Inspection

John Deere Tractor PowerGard™ Inspection

The John Deere PowerGard™ Tractor Inspection Process that Identifies Key Service Points with Established Specifications that Allow Us the Framework to  Reduce Downtime.

Engine, Cooling and Fuel Systems

Block, cyl. head, valve cover, oil pan and gaskets

Air intake, filter, tubes, hoses & clamps

Radiator, cap, water pump, hoses & tubes

Exhaust system pipes, muffler & turbo

Inj. pump, fuel lines, tank & fuel filter

Crankshaft, damper, and pulleys

Engine running test for power, leaks, unusual noises, smoke, misses, blowby, and compression: 

Clutch, pedal & controls operation, slip check

PTO clutch & brake operation:

Transmission & controls operations

Rear axles, housings, seals and bearings, final

Any leaks or noises?

Differential lock operation

MFWD housing, seals, u-joints & operation

Oil, filters, breathers and screens


Hydraulics System
Main pump, pump drive, and operation

Rockshaft, EH hitch, operation & cycle time

Draft sensing system and operation

SCV’s, operation and cycle time

Any leaks or noises?

Lines, hoses, and clamps condition




Battery, cables and wiring harness

Starter switch, motor & neutral safety system                                                                     

Lights, warning lights, & turn signals                                                                        

Gauges and indicator lights                                                                         

Wheel and radar speed sensors

Review misc. electrical components for worn wires and connections


 Steering & Brakes

Steering valve, motor, cylinders & hoses

Steering operation and free travel

Tie rods, drag link & steering arm

Front axle, pivot bushings, spindle bearings,wheel bearings and hubs

Brake valve and brake operation


Operators Station
Seat condition & operation

Cab, glass, upholstery & moldings condition

Heater & A/C systems and operation

Door, latch, and hinges condition & operation



Draw bar, 3 pt. mounts, links and couplers

Chassis, frame, weights and hardware

Sheet metal & paint condition & appearance

Wheel & tire condition and appearance

Safety Equipment

Oil, fuel and coolant leaks

All safety shields, covers, and shrouds

SMV, safety decals and warning devices

Steps, handrails, fenders and guards


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