Caterpillar has come up with a solution to arduous maintenance schedules required for motor graders. Traditionally, the circle drive pinion on such machines must be greased daily, often requiring the removal of large quantities of dirt that builds up during use. Now the Cat Motor Grader Circle Saver Lubrication Attachment allows daily greasing without the need for cleaning of the pinion or crawling under the machine. The feature is now standard on all Cat 14M3 motor graders. This video explains more
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