Printed in U.S.A.
© Bobcat Company 2008
T180 Compact Track Loader
S/N 531411001 - 531459999
S/N 531511001 - 531559999
CONTROL SYSTEM (BICS)
Instructions are necessary before operating or servicing machine. Read and
understand the Operation & Maintenance Manual, Operator’s Handbook and
signs (decals) on machine. Follow warnings and instructions in the manuals
when making repairs, adjustments or servicing. Check for correct function after
adjustments, repairs or service. Untrained operators and failure to follow
instructions can cause injury or death.
Maintenance procedures which are given in the Operation & Maintenance Manual can be performed by the owner/
operator without any specific technical training. Maintenance procedures which are not in the Operation & Maintenance
Manual must be performed ONLY BY QUALIFIED BOBCAT SERVICE PERSONNEL. Always use genuine Bobcat
replacement parts. The Service Safety Training Course is available from your Bobcat dealer.
Safety Alert Symbol: This symbol with a warning statement, means: “Warning, be alert! Your safety is
involved!” Carefully read the message that follows.
Never service the Bobcat Compact
Track Loader without instructions.
Stop, cool and clean engine of
Never service or adjust loader
with the engine running unless
instructed to do so in the
Avoid contact with
hydraulic fluid or diesel fuel
under pressure. It can penetrate
the skin or eyes.
Never fill fuel tank with engine
running, while smoking or when
near open flame.
Disconnecting or loosening any
hydraulic tubeline, hose, fitting,
component or a part failure can
cause lift arms to drop. Do not go
under lift arms when raised
approved lift arm support device.
Replace it if damaged.
Keep body, jewelry and clothing
electrical contact, hot parts and
Wear eye pr