Rental Special: FREE Day of Rental on a Toro Dingo

The Toro Dingo © Toro

From now until April 30th, 2015, rent a Toro Dingo with us for a day and get an extra day FREE!*  It’s a chance for you to get your spring projects off and running while saving some cash. When you add a Dingo to a job site, it gives you a lot of versatility and power in a compact package. Continue reading

Parts Special: 20% OFF a Complete Set of New Holland Filters

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Get the full set and get money back © CNH Media Collective

March is the time for spring maintenance! Those skid steers and wheel loaders have run all winter, and you can bet the filters took a beating.  If you’ve kept up with the scheduled maintenance (and you wouldn’t skip on that now, would you?) then you know any extra winter hours put on the machine have bumped up the service schedule.

Lucky for you now is the perfect time to stock up on replacement filters because for the month of March we’re knocking 20% OFF the price of a complete set of New Holland filters. This goes for any piece of New Holland equipment, so we’re talking skid steers, track loaders, backhoes, wheel loaders, excavators – you name it!  Get stocked, save money and get set for spring.

Offer expires March 31, 2015.  Contact the store nearest you to order!

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New Holland/CNH Spring Service Plus Perks Statement Credit Program

CNH Capital Productivity Plus Perks

Spring Service Plus Perks is a new statement credit program for Productivity Plus account holders that supports both parts sales (genuine and REMAN) and service on your machines! It’s only around for a limited time and here’s how it works:

You spend $1,250 or more on New Holland service and parts in a single transaction using your CNH Industrial Capital Productivity Plus Account from March 1 to March 31, 2015. This purchase qualifies you for a Plus Perks statement credit. You make another purchase of any products or services using your Productivity Plus Account from April 12 to December 31, 2015. You’ll receive a credit to your account statement equal to 5% of the original qualifying purchase from March 1 to March 31, 2015!  For every purchase after that until the end of the year using your Productivity Plus Account, you earn statement credit! Need an example? Continue reading

Pushing with SnowWolf WolfPaw Tires vs. Without (Video)

One of our customers took video of their operator pushing snow (almost a foot of it) on the job site with and without SnowWolf WolfPaw tires. With it still snowing as recently as today, you might want to consider equipping your skid steer with WolfPaws this season to increase productivity when out there pushing. Check it out:

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Oh, the Weather Forecasts Out There Were…

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How did the weather forecaster sites stack up forecasting the month that had the fifth largest snowstorm in Chicagoland history? We revisited ForecastAdvisor (which shows you the accuracy of the major weather forecasters by zip code and more), and it gave us the latest rundown.

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Have You Seen Our Field Service Truck? (Video)

Have you seen our service truck around town? You’d notice it for sure. It’s hard to miss the eye-catching Hyundai excavator and wheel loader graphics that wrap the truck. Don Mulderink, one of our seasoned service technicians, drives this one when performing equipment field service.

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Quick Spotlight: Honda 720A Snowblower (Video)

When the snow piles up: Would you rather put your back into it or power through with a Honda snow blower? Honda is a perfect option for anyone who just wants to save the time and skip the backache that comes with shoveling.

Honda’s snow blowers come equipped with Honda engines, so you KNOW you won’t have trouble starting it, and they boast a clearance width that ranges from 20 inches all the way up to 36 inches. Our most popular this year is the 720A. See it in action:

We carry the 720A, so come see us if you want to skip the shovel this time around.

Used Equipment Spotlight – Kobelco 70SR Excavator (Video)

The Used Equipment Spotlight is a recurring segment where we
highlight featured items from our used inventory.

Check out our 2006 Kobelco 70SR Excavator, available for sale:

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Extended: No Payments for Four Months Followed by 0% Interest on Toro Equipment!

Hey, remember that Toro Dingo you’ve seen in action and want to buy, but the timing just hasn’t been right? Have you been saving for a trencher? Or maybe it’s a brush chipper you had your eye on, and the right financing came and went. We’ll it’s back, Toro EXTENDED their recent finance offer, and we want to make sure you know about it.

For well-qualified contractors, Toro is offering no payments for four months and no interest for three months, FOLLOWED BY 0% for 42 months*! This offer applies to Toro’s compact utility equipment line, which includes the Dingo and its many attachments, walk-behind trenchers, stump grinders and MORE!

Here’s how it works: You’re a landscape contractor financing Toro equipment on February 23rd using the above promo. You’ll accrue no interest and make no payments until June 23rd. After then you’ll make an additional 41 monthly payments at no interest.

Think about it, you can buy now and not make a single payment til summer! Then pay no interest for almost four years after that! Your equipment can be making you money, helping pay for itself before the bill even arrives. Keep this in mind and give us a call. The offer ends April 30th, 2015.

*Commercial use customers only. Other financing options are available.

Tech Tip: Battery Testing & Maintenance

Load testing a skid steer loader battery

A load test is a simple way to check if you need a new battery

Battery maintenance is pretty simple stuff if you know what you’re doing, and a few simple practices and tests will help keep your machine running at full power for as long as possible.

It’s always a good idea to make sure your battery terminals are clean and clear of corrosion, which can negatively impact a battery’s performance. Add it to the list of routine maintenance you do for your machine to keep up with it. If you suspect your battery is defective, then a load test can quickly tell you if it needs replacement. If you’re not sure how to do this, check out our how-to video.

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