Anyone who runs hydraulic equipment can tell you what a pain it is when a line blows!! Down time, lost fluid, a mess to clean up. You name it!! Dan Goldman at CPS Auto and Marine now has the capability to make new hoses, in shop and mobile using his new Gates setup. CPS also carries the entire Amsoil line of full synthetic hydraulic fluids. These extreme performance fluids will provide the highest levels of protection and efficiency in your machines. Extreme wear protection, high heat capable, very resistant to varnish. Just a few of the benefits of Amsoil's Hydraulic oils. Operating equipment in environmentally sensitive areas? Think golf courses!! Amsoil has a biodegradable hydraulic oil.
I was recently talking with an operator of several skid loaders. The objection to using Amsoil's hydraulic oils was this: His machines typically lose a hydraulic line frequently enough that the hydraulic oil in the machine gets replaced on a relatively regular basis anyway. While that is certainly an argument, I would suggest that Amsoil will provide far superior protection to delicate internal components such as pump vanes, pistons, valves, etc. It does not take much time for inferior oils to leave varnish deposits and cause wear. Additionally, Amsoil hydraulic oils condition and protect hydraulic hoses, helping to prevent costly hose ruptures.
But, when you do find that you need a hose replaced, CPS Auto and Marine will get you fixed and back in business!!
Thanks for reading,
Matt Smith is the owner of K16 Synthetics. Matt and his wife Vicki are avid Motorcyclist and Boaters. K16 Synthetics, located in Johnston, Iowa serves not only Central Iowa, but the entire United States.