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Case 40XT serial number location

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by mow king, Nov 14, 2012.

  1. mow king

    mow king LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 571

    I'm looking at picking up a Case 40XT.

    the seller stated that it is a theft recovery and he has paperwork for the machine.

    The usual serial number plate by your leg is missing - kind of expected if it was a theft recovery.

    Is the serial number stamped anywhere else on the machine? I want to make sure the paperwork he has is for this machine.

    Thanks!
     
  2. tailboardtech

    tailboardtech LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 390

    i know its a little old but my neighbors 1845 has it stamped on the upright frame by the right side of the engine
     
  3. chris_mc

    chris_mc LawnSite Member
    Posts: 7

    I used to work for a Case Dealer, and when we did PDIs on new equipment, we marked down the serial numbers from each hydraulic cylinder as well as the machines serial number. You should check with the dealer if you can find out where it was originally purchased to see if they have any record of that. The number on the cylinders are usually on the cap where the piston rod comes out.

    Chris
     

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