Thinking of ways to reduce forklift’s fuel consumption? Unfortunately, there is no magical solution to lessen the usage of fuel. However, here are some of the tips that you can do to make your forklift consume less fuel and save your money in the long run.

Don’t run engine idle

Don’t start the engine until you’re ready to begin working. It will avoid the fuel wastage and ensures that the engine to warm up as soon as possible. In case the handling operation is stopped for longer than a minute than you should turn off the engine of the forklift to save fuel.

Steady as it goes!

Maintaining a steady pace of the forklift not only save fuel but also reduces the repair, maintenance costs as well as it avoids the extra strain on the engine. You should avoid a sudden change in the speed at all costs by always moving the forklift smoothly and accelerating gently.

Proper maintenance of forklift

Forklifts on a regular maintenance help to run smoother and be more fuel-efficient. You should get the timely replacement of the worn-out parts, as they tend to consume more fuel than when they are still new. Don’t hesitate to contact Northern Forklift immediately if your forklift requires repair or maintenance service. Our well trained and skilled technicians are always on standby and happy to help.

Affordable forklift hire or repair service

Northern Forklift has highly competitive rates for short, medium, and long- term forklift rental in Auckland. We provide repair, maintaining, driving, as well as training services for forklifts in Auckland and Whangarei, as we leading company in the industry with an excellent sales team that understands customer requirements. Our team provides the best options for new forklifts, used forklifts, transport, 24/7 forklift servicing as well as and leasing services.

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