|KEY OFF Procedures (continued) • Check the engine oil level • Examine the battery • Inspect the hydraulic fluid level • Check the engine coolant level KEY ON Procedures Test the standard equipment • Front, tail, and brake lights • Fuel gauge (if diesel) • Windshield wiper • Heater ENGINE RUNNING Procedures Check the gauges • Oil pressure indicator lamp • Ammeter indicator lamp • Ammeter • Hour Meter • Water Temperature Gauge Test the standard equipment • Steering • Brakes • Horn • Safety seat (if equipped) Check the operation of load-handling attachments Check the transmission fluid level|
Hydraulic Cylinders - Is there leakage or damage on the lift, tilt, and attachment functions of the cylinders?
Mast Assembly - Are there broken welds, cracked or bent areas, and worn or missing stops?
Lift Chains and rollers - Is there wear or damage or kinks, signs of rust, or any sign that lubrication is required?
Is there squeaking?
Forks - Are they cracked or bent, worn, or mismatched?