How-To Forklift ArticlesYou've probably been there before. You discover a problem with your forklift, find the right solution, buy the necessary parts, and then... have to call in help to do the rest. But at Intella Liftparts, our goal is your independence: we've helped you with the parts, now let us help with everything else.
With that said, check out this list of original how-to articles for forklift repairs of all kinds. Our work focuses on the most common problems that forklifts can have, ensuring that help for you is as available as possible. Beyond repair tips, though, we also make it our goal to cover every other aspect of owning a forklift, from proper maintenance to safety training to varieties of forklift tires. Here at Intella, we strive to keep you up to date with the most current information we can provide about your vehicle. You know us as a parts service; now get to know us as so much more.
Avoiding Common Forklift Hazards
Here are some of the common hazards associated with forklifts and some ways of avoiding them.
Construction Skills: Resources for Apprentices
Most apprentice programs require applicants to have a high school diploma or GED certificate. A worker is usuall ....
Different Types of Forklift Trucks
Forklift trucks come in a number of different sizes and models. In this article we will discuss the different ty ....
Electric Forklift Tips and Tricks
Start here before working on an electric forklift to learn some handing tips and tricks.
Learn how to identify and replace electrical contactors
Forklift Battery Maintenance
Forklifts may use several different types of batteries. It's important to care for your battery to ensure you a ....
Forklift Blocking Instructions
Equipment blocking procedures prior to performing repairs under a forklift.
Forklift Buying Guide
Looking to buy a used forklift truck? If you are, here are basic things you need to consider!
Forklift Truck Safety
The forklift truck has become the workhorse of modern warehousing operations. They allow us to move substantial ....
Forklift Won't Start? Here's How to Troubleshoot It
Your forklift won't start. The shipment has arrived at your dock with your raw materials for the hot job.
Hyster and Yale IFAK Tool
You’ve watched the technician from the Hyster or Yale dealership using his laptop computer and the Ifak cable ....
Proper Maintenance of Forklift Engines
Performing maintenance on forklifts and their different parts is absolutely vital.
Replacing blown fuses on electric forklifts
Electric forklift stopped working? Could it be a fuse? Learn more
Shorted or open circuits
Learn the difference between an open electrical circuit and a shorted circuit
Understanding Electrical Diagnostics
So your forklift won’t move, where do I start? The problem could be your electrical system.
Understanding Forklift Tires
Forklift tires come in many different sizes and tread patterns to meet the needs of different equipment and envi ....
History of The Fork Truck
The fork truck, which later evolved into the forklift, has been in use for over 80 years. No one is quite certai ....
Forklifts or lift trucks are used by numerous industries. Moving materials, raising, lowering and removing large ....
How to Select a Forklift Battery Charger
Slecting a forklift battery charger is easy if you know what to look for. Read our "How to Select a Forklift Bat ....
Where to find forklift serial numbers
Learn where to find a serial number on a forklift.
Forklift Seatbelt Safety
Seatbelts are important safety devices that were designed to secure vehicle occupants against the harmful moveme ....
Knowing When It is Time to Change Forklift Tires
The tires of your forklift have a difficult life. They are required to traverse some rough terrain on your works ....
How To: Performing Basic Maintenance on a Forklift
Forklifts are some of the most reliable and rugged machines used in many different industries; and a crucial fac ....
Tips for Preventing Forklift Accidents
The need to optimize a company's productivity combined with uncontrolled traffic and complex machinery, are all ....
Forklifts: Cold Weather Operations and Safety Guide
Heavy machinery like forklifts require constant care and precautions even in the best weather conditions.
10 Free Forklift Simulator Apps You Didn't Know Existed!
There are simulation games for all types of activities such as flying, boating, fishing, and even driving a fork ....
Glossary of Forklift Terminology
We’ve compiled a list of all the top forklift terminology into one easy-to-understand article.
Commonly Replaced Forklift Parts
These forklift parts are some of the most commonly replaced on any model of forklift, and as an owner or operato ....
How do battery chargers work?
Good battery chargers provide the base for durable well-performing batteries.
4 Things You Should Know About Battery Disposal and the Environment
Throwing away batteries may seem harmless, but can have dire effects on the environment.
Heavy Vehicle Wheel Separations Guide and Exploring the Causes
Imagine driving a massive 16-wheeler truck barreling down a clear, steep road. Suddenly ....