For prompt, professional and precise local forklift or lift equipment service, repair, and maintenance Valley Industrial Trucks, Inc. is the only source you need. We are the only continuously locally owned material handling dealership and have been serving the Mahoning Valley for over 6 decades!
Our local forklift Service Department is available from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday for regular service, and 24-hours a day, 365 days a year to handle any emergency forklift repair.
Our service trucks have a response time of no more than two hours when a breakdown occurs and our more than 25 road service vans are packed with all the lift parts, both electric and internal combustion, needed to complete your repair. This saves you down-time and improves your productivity.
Keeping Your Cool; a Guide to an Efficient Forklift Cooling System – A forklift that’s operating above normal recommended temperature can cost you money and eat away at your bottom line. Learn “what you need to know” and “why” of your forklift’s cooling system.
5 Major Benefits of Forklift Planned Maintenance – Just like regular trips to the doctor for physicals, taking regular care of your forklifts has many benefits. Find out what they are in this feature article.
Factors Reducing the Safe Lifting Capacity of Your New Forklift– Find out what can easily make your 5,000 lb. capacity forklift, a 4,000 lb. capacity forklift. It doesn’t take as much as you may think.
Fork and Chain Inspections – Worn forks and chains can dramatically reduce the safe lifting capacity of your forklift. Knowing what to look for and how to find it can keep your operators and employees safe and free from injury.
Five Things Your Forklift Might Say – Occasionally, one of your forklifts tells you something is wrong by breaking down, but waiting for that to happen can be expensive. Have you ever wondered what a forklift might tell you if it could talk?
Forklift Pre-Shift Inspections: a Practical Guide – Daily Pre-Shift inspections are a requirement by OSHA and catching small service issues before they blossom into giant repair or incident headaches is a protection to your bottom line.