The load wheels of a machine are primarily responsible for carrying the load, and typically carry the braking system making them a vital component of its respective machine, thus making it important to replace load wheels when needed. Depending on the material that your machine drives on will determine what type of material is needed.
Common materials include the following: polyurethane, nylon, steel and rubber. In addition to material type, level of hardness is also a key attribute. With these components comes a difficult decision: which material do I need for MY machinery?
Load Wheels By Brand
How to Replace Load Wheels
We made a step by step YouTube video on how to replace load wheels. Here are all the steps:
Step 1: Remove Roll Pin and Pivot Pin
Step 2: Punch New Bearings In
Step 3: Install Wheel in New Riser
Step 4: Tap in Roll Pins
Step 5: Install New Pivot Pin in Riser/Link
Step 6: Install Riser into Jack. Install New Roll Pins
Step 7: Apply Grease, Install Riser into Jack
Step 8: Install New Bearings into Wheels
Step 9: Install New Wheel
Step 10: Apply Grease
Click here to watch the entire video.
All of these forklift brands–Yale, Clark, Hyster, Toyota, Crown, Raymond, CAT— don’t manufacture their own load wheels, so when you buy from Intella, you’re most likely buying from the same suppliers as them ensuring that the load wheel you purchase fits the model you use. Intella also offers the best parts prices across the internet!
Unsure of which one you need? Give us a call at 616-796-6638 (or email us at [email protected]) for a product lookup and experience our top notch customer service!