How to replace the brake shoes and wheel cylinders on a Toyota 6FGCU18 forklift

In this video, watch the procedure to replace the brake shoes and wheel cylinders on a Toyota 6FGCU18 forklift. From the good folks at IntellaLiftparts. Need the forklift repair manual for the Toyota 6FGCU18 forklift? See full brake diagrams in our PDF manual. Get it here: Click here Need a different Toyota forklift repair manual? …

Stand Up vs Sit Down Forklift – What is the difference?

Counterbalance forklifts: Stand up and Sit Down Trucks There are two kinds of counterbalance forklift trucks. Stand-up and Sit-down. We will get the to difference in moment. Let’s first examine what  counterbalance truck is. A counterbalanced forklift is a industrial truck that can lift loads and transport them around a warehouse or industrial facility. It …

When Should a Forklift have Preventative Maintenance Done?

Guide to when service and maintenance should be performed on a lift truck. Forklifts are required to have regular inspection and repair according to OSHA. This article explains some of the ins and outs of preventative maintenance on an industrial truck.

What is the True Capacity of My Forklift?

A forklift has a lifting and carrying capacity at a given height when it leaves the factory, however, that capacity can change when attachments, booms, fork extensions and other modifications are made to the lift truck. This article explains the impact of the load center, center of gravity and other items that impacts materials handling equipment.

Forklift Aisle Requirements – A Guide for Best Warehouse Layouts

Guide to designing forklift aisle dimensions based on the type of lift truck. Wide aisles, narrow aisles and very narrow aisles are explained. With this article, you will be able to budget space and layout a warehouse and set the rack to rack dimension based on whether you are using an orderpicker, turret truck, reach or deep reach and stand up counterbalanced forklift truck.