caterpillar parts

New Year’s Resolution: Invest in New Heavy Equipment, Part 2

In our last blog post, we discussed some great reasons that you should invest in new heavy equipment this coming new year as one of your New Year’s Resolutions. From dependable and reliable to the latest technology, new heavy equipment has a lot to offer. Wagner Equipment Co offers the best in new, used, and… read more

New Year’s Resolution: Invest in New Heavy Equipment, Part 1

The new year is upon us, which brings excitement in many ways. You are probably setting your goals and planning the next year ahead. We here at Wagner Equipment Co are doing the same thing, and we submit that one of your New Year’s resolutions should be to invest in heavy equipment. We are a… read more

Winter Construction Equipment Rentals

  While it’s true that the winter season can put the brakes on for many in the trades and construction industry, there is still ample opportunity to get work done. Wagner Rents is a Caterpillar dealer that offers new, used, and rental heavy equipment in Colorado, New Mexico, and far west Texas. Our team has… read more

Cat Spare Parts to Have On-Hand for Your Heavy Equipment: Undercarriage

Google any article on the undercarriage of your heavy machinery, and you’ll be told how crucial it is to the functionality of your piece of equipment. It performs a lot of work, and when it breaks down, it can be costly to repair. In fact, the repair bills for a piece of heavy equipment can… read more

Cat Spare Parts to Have On-Hand for Your Heavy Equipment: Final Drives

  Heavy equipment can be complicated to say the least. With hundreds of parts working together in order to allow them to do the job they were built to do, it can get complicated when something breaks down. With Caterpillar equipment, finding the Cat part that is malfunctioning not only takes skill, but it also… read more

Cat Spare Parts to Have On-Hand for Your Heavy Equipment: Cylinder Seals

  In our on-going series of taking a look at Cat spare parts to have on hand in case something happens, today we’ll take a look at the lowly cylinder, “lowly” as in often overlooked. The cylinder seal works in tandem with the cylinders, which hold the hydraulic fluid that then powers most often the… read more

Cat Spare Parts to Have On-Hand for Your Heavy Equipment: Batteries

Without a battery, your car, truck, or heavy equipment would not start. It’s main job is to provide the power to jolt your vehicle or heavy equipment to life. It also supplies power for things such as lights when the engine has been turned off. You can think of batteries as the adrenaline in your… read more

Reasons to Have Cat Spare Parts On-Hand for Your Heavy Equipment: Batteries

Imagining a world without batteries is like imagining a world without technology. While batteries began somewhat inauspiciously, today Americans buy more than three billion dry-cell batteries a year that power everything from our kids’ toys and watches to computers, cell phones, and our vehicles. It’s safe to say we’d have a lot less gadgets and… read more

Cat Spare Parts to Have On-Hand for Your Heavy Equipment: Belts

Belts are integral to the operation of your engine, first and foremost, and then to other accessories that help improve performance of your vehicle or piece of heavy equipment, such as your air conditioning, alternator, water pump, and more. These simple machines help to transfer energy or power to your machinery. Often overlooked because they… read more

Reasons to Have Cat Spare Parts On-Hand for Your Heavy Equipment: Belts

Who would have thought that a piece of rubber could be so integral to the performance of an engine? Enter the lowly belt that, without it, your engine would not run. It’s sole job is to transport power from the engine to other parts of your car, truck, or other heavy equipment and machinery. It… read more