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CAT 928G Z - block heater?

Discussion in 'Wheel Loaders' started by Sk187, Dec 16, 2012.

  1. Sk187

    Sk187 Active Member

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    I have a rental 928G Z loader for snow removal this winter and cannot find any place on it for a block heater.
    The Deere's we have all have a port with a threaded plug you remove and install the block heater.

    Does anyone know where a block heater goes on a 928G Z or have a picture of what one looks like?
     
  2. Diagonal Brace

    Diagonal Brace Well-Known Member

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    Find someone who sells Phillips Temro products and they should be able to help. It involves removing a frostplug from the side of the block. From what I remember it is on the LH side. The instructions included with the heater should tell you everything you need to know.
     
  3. Lee-online

    Lee-online Senior Member

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    I think it is on the block under the turbo. It depends what 928G you have and if it has a 3116 or a 3056E.

    They install where a freeze plug goes.
     
  4. Sk187

    Sk187 Active Member

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    Thanks for the replies looks like it is a 3056E with a frost plug port for the heater.

    Thanks again for pointing me in the right direction.