John Deere 318D and 320D Skid Steer Loader Operator (OMT253020)

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Complete Operator's Manual for John Deere 318D and 320D Skid Steer Loader, with all the technical information to maintain and operate your JD loader.

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omt253020 - 318D and 320D Skid Steer Loader

Table of Contents



Conformity Marking

EPA Non-road Emissions Control Warranty Statement—Compression Ignition

CARB Non-road Emissions Control Warranty Statement—Compression Ignition

Technical Information Feedback Form

Section 1-1: Safety—Safety and Operator Conveniences

Safety and Operator Convenience Features

Section 1-2: Safety—General Precautions

Recognize Safety Information

Follow Safety Instructions

Operate Only If Qualified

Wear Protective Equipment

Avoid Unauthorized Machine Modifications

Inspect Machine

Stay Clear of Moving Parts

Avoid High-Pressure Fluids

Avoid High-Pressure Oils

Work In Ventilated Area

Prevent Fires

Prevent Battery Explosions

Handle Chemical Products Safely

Dispose of Waste Properly

Prepare for Emergencies

Clean Debris from Machine

Section 1-3: Safety—Operating Precautions

Use Steps and Handholds Correctly

Start Only From Operator's Seat

Use and Maintain Seat Belt

Prevent Unintended Machine Movement

Avoid Work Site Hazards

Keep Riders Off Machine

Avoid Backover Accidents

Avoid Machine Tip Over

Operating On Slopes

Operating Or Traveling On Public Roads

Inspect and Maintain ROPS

Add and Operate Attachments Safely

Section 1-4: Safety—Maintenance Precautions

Park and Prepare for Service Safely

Service Cooling System Safely

Remove Paint Before Welding or Heating

Make Welding Repairs Safely

Drive Metal Pins Safely

Service Tires Safely

Handle Cab Door Safely

Section 1-5: Safety—Safety Signs

Replace Safety Signs

Safety Signs

Section 2-1: Operation—Operator’s Station

Machine Control

Control Panel

Control Panel Functions

Engagement and Monitor Unit Operation

Engagement and Monitor Unit Display Messages

Anti-Theft Security System Operation—If Equipped

Reading Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Gauges and Indicator Lights

Gauge and Indicator Light Functions

Auto Shutdown With Alarm

Interlocking Seat Bar

Cab Door—If Equipped

Opening Side Windows—If Equipped

Top Window

Rear Window (Secondary Exit)

Fire Extinguisher Mounting Location

12-Volt Power Outlet

Heating/Defrosting Controls—If Equipped

Air Conditioning Controls—If Equipped

Seat Adjustment

Dome Light

Horn Button—If Equipped

Beacon—If Equipped

Section 2-2: Operation—Operating the Machine

Before Starting Work

Operator's Daily Machine Check Before Starting

Entering and Exiting Skid Steer

Engine Break-In Period

Starting the Engine

Cold Weather Starting

Engine Block Heater—If Equipped

Engine Speed Control

Stopping the Engine

Boom Lock

Boom Release

Steering—Manual Controls

Operating Boom—Manual Controls

Operating Bucket—Manual Controls

Steering—EH Controls

Operating Boom—EH Controls

Operating Bucket—EH Controls

Operating Auxiliary Hydraulics

Hydraulic System Pressure Release—EH Controls

Hydraulic System Pressure Release—Manual Controls

Using Attachment Mounting System—Quik-Tatch™

Self Leveling Hydraulics—If Equipped

High Flow Hydraulics—If Equipped

Creep Mode Operation—If Equipped

Auto Idle Operation

Two Speed Operation—If Equipped

Boom and Bucket Speed Settings—If Equipped

Loading Machine On a Trailer

Section 3-1: Maintenance—Machine

Diesel Fuel

Lubricity of Diesel Fuel

Handling and Storing Diesel Fuel

Biodiesel Fuel

Testing Diesel Fuel

Minimizing the Effect of Cold Weather on Diesel Engines

Operating in Cold Temperature Climates

Alternative and Synthetic Lubricants

Diesel Engine Break-In Oil

Diesel Engine Oil—Interim Tier 4 and Stage III B Engines

Engine Oil and Filter Service Intervals—Interim Tier 4 and Stage III B Engines

Light Duty Diesel Engine Coolant (for diesel engines without wet sleeve cylinder liners)

Drain Intervals for Diesel Engine Coolant

John Deere COOL-GARD™ II Coolant Extender

Supplemental Coolant Additives

Operating in Warm Temperature Climates

Additional Information About Diesel Engine Coolants and John Deere COOL-GARD™ II Coolant Extender

Testing Diesel Engine Coolant

Hydraulic and Hydrostatic Oil

Chain Case Oil


Section 3-2: Maintenance—Periodic Maintenance

Service Machine at Specified Intervals

Fuel Tank

Raising and Blocking Machine

Raising Operator's Station

Opening and Closing Engine Cover

Engine Side Panels—Remove and Install

Footwell Removal

Fluid Analysis Program Test Kits and 3-Way Coolant Test Kit

Service Intervals

Required Parts

Section 3-3: Maintenance—As Required

Inspect and Clean Cooling Package

Check Tire Pressure

Check Wheel Lug Nut Torque

Check and Clean Cab Fresh Air and Recirculation Air Filters—If Equipped

Inspect and Clean Fuel Tank Vent Tube

Check Coolant

Section 3-4: Maintenance—Every 10 Hours Or Daily

Check Engine Oil Level

Check Hydraulic Reservoir Oil Level

Check Coolant Level

Check and Drain Water Separator Fuel Filter

Check and Drain Auxiliary Fuel Filter and Water Separator—If Equipped

Section 3-5: Maintenance—Every 50 Hours

Lubricate Boom Linkage, Cylinder Pivot Points, and Quik-Tatch™ Linkage

Section 3-6: Maintenance—Initial Service - 250 Hours

Change Engine Oil and Replace Filter

Section 3-7: Maintenance—Every 250 Hours

Take Engine Oil Sample

Section 3-8: Maintenance—Every 500 Hours

Change Engine Oil and Replace Filter

Replace Fuel Filter and Water Separator

Replace Auxiliary Fuel Filter and Water Separator—If Equipped

Replace In-Line Fuel Filter

Replace Primary Engine Air Filter

Replace Hydraulic Oil Reservoir Breather

Replace Hydraulic Oil Filter

Lubricate Steering Linkage—If Equipped

Drain Fuel Tank Sump

Check Chain Case Oil Level

Take Fluid Samples

Section 3-9: Maintenance—Every 1000 Hours

Check Coolant

Replace Secondary Engine Air Filter

Change Hydraulic Reservoir Oil

Change Chain Case Oil

Section 3-10: Maintenance—Every 6000 Hours

Drain Cooling System

Flush Cooling System

Fill Cooling System

Section 4-1: Miscellaneous—Machine

Bleed Fuel System

Do Not Service Control Valves, Cylinders, Pumps, or Motors

Precautions for Alternator and Regulator

Check Battery Electrolyte Level and Terminals

Handling, Checking, and Servicing Batteries Carefully

Using Battery Charger

Using Booster Batteries—12-Volt System

Removing Battery

Replacing Battery

Welding On Machine

Welding Near Electronic Control Units

Keep Electronic Control Unit Connectors Clean

Remove and Install Halogen Bulbs

Adding Rear Counterweights

Replacing Alternator Belt

Adjusting Boom and Bucket Linkage—Hands Only Machines

Adjusting Pedal Angle—Hand and Foot Machines

Replacing Fuses

Replacing Glow Plug Fuse

Hardware Torque Specifications

Unified Inch Bolt and Screw Torque Values

Metric Bolt and Screw Torque Values

Section 4-2: Miscellaneous—Operational Checkout

Operational Checkout

Section 4-3: Miscellaneous—Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting Procedure


Electrical System

Hydraulic System

Section 4-4: Miscellaneous—Machine Storage

Prepare Machine for Storage

Monthly Storage Procedure

Section 4-5: Miscellaneous—Machine Numbers

Record Product Identification Number (PIN)

Record Engine Serial Number

Keep Proof of Ownership

Keep Machines Secure

Section 4-6: Miscellaneous—Specifications

318D Machine Dimensions

318D Machine Specifications

320D Machine Dimensions

320D Machine Specifications

318D and 320D Drain and Refill Capacities

Rated Operating Capacity

Pallet Fork Lift Chart

John Deere 318D and 320D Skid Steer Loader Operator (OMT253020)