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Forklift Parts, Servicing & Maintenance

Regular maintenance and servicing of forklift trucks is essential to ensure your equipment remains fully operational and reliable, in turn making sure your business is running as efficiently as possible.

Here at Charnwood Lift Truck Services we specialise in repair, servicing and maintenance of all models of forklift and material handling equipment from a variety of manufacturers. Whether your company has an entire fleet or you operate a single fork truck we can provide you with a tailored solution to meet your needs.

To find out how we can help, call us on 0116 267 3251 or complete an enquiry form.

  • We provide 24/7 breakdown cover all year round.
  • We operate a “First Fix Rate” which is in excess of 98%.
  • Our team of highly skilled mobile engineers have all been trained to the highest standard in the UK by Mitsubishi.
  • Our engineer’s van are always stocked with a comprehensive range of parts
  • helping to maintain our outstanding 98% first fix rate, keeping downtime to a minimum.
  • All engineers are equipped with diagnostic computers using custom made software to identify and analyse any issues.
  • Charnwood Lift Truck Services’ Head Office is based in Birstall, Leicestershire.
  • We also have branches in Nottingham, Spalding and Peterborough.
  • We offer a rapid response time of just 4 hours from receiving the breakdown*
  • We provide Next Day Parts Delivery to all locations within the UK before 8am**
  • Local branches provide service by our local engineers.

*Dependant on time of breakdown and vicinity of local engineers. *

*Dependant on time of order and central location of site.

Forklift Servicing

Regular Routine Maintenance

Charnwood Lift Truck Services provides its customers with Scheduled Preventative Maintenance visits designed to save you money in the long run. Regular inspections are carried out by our highly skilled and fully qualified engineers, who can identify potential issues and faults, saving you unexpected downtime and huge repair bills.

All our maintenance visits are pre-arranged and booked in advance with our clients.

We carry out a 100-point inspection of your equipment and can provide you with a detailed report, which contains our recommendations for any adjustments or repairs required to be compliant with the current Health & Safety Regulations.

Internet Based Fleet Management Solution – INSPIRE

We provide an online fleet management solution called “Inspire” which allows our customers to view information and produce reports related to their fleet at any time, 24/7. 

Examples of reports available:

  • Response time analysis
  • First fix analysis
  • Information about breakdowns by each truck or job
  • Damage to machinery and its cost
  • Machinery UPTIME & DOWNTIME analysis
The Inspire system effortlessly identifies trends in data and allows scheduling of maintenance to be optimised to achieve maximum up time of your equipment. Reports can be accessed 24/7 via the web browser, with your unique customer login portal. Total transparency is the aim, providing you “the customer” and us with total control of maintenance schedules and costs at all times.

Thorough Examinations of Forklifts and other Equipment

All our engineers are fully certified thorough examiners. They are able to provide your business with the correct certification ensuring that your equipment adheres to current legislation.

Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulation 98 or LOLER: 98 is the equivalent to an MOT.

Provisions and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 98 or PUWER: 98 is fully supported by the Health and Safety Executive which inspects, verifies and certifies all equipment associated with your machinery (extensions, attachments etc.)

Our Breakdown Service

Here at Charnwood Lift Truck Services we have a National Service Centre Freephone number 0808 100 3430 which is used for the logging and reporting of all machinery repairs and breakdowns. Our nearest engineer is then assigned to your site to ensure you are getting the best response time possible, this also helps to minimise downtime of your equipment and operations.

All our engineers are able to work on all manufacturers and models of material handling equipment.

Forklift & Material Handling Equipment Parts Supply

We are pleased to be able to provide Next Day Delivery of spare parts for all makes and models of material handling equipment directly to your site, anywhere within the UK**.

As an addition to this service we also carry a vast level of stock at all of our local branches as well as on our mobile engineer’s vans. This helps us to maintain our high First Fix Rate of 98%

**Dependant on time of order and central location of site.

Repair & Servicing Facility

Charnwood Lift Truck Services has a purpose built facility allowing us to undertake larger repairs and full refurbishment of equipment. We have invested in a Dalby Spray Booth for refurbishment and overhauls of our customers’ machinery as well as a static tyre press which is able to fit tyres onto rims up to 20” diameter. If required, we are able to manufacture replacement hydraulic hoses with our hose making machinery and can provide a fleet branding service for any of our customer’s equipment.

Mobile Tyre Fitting Service

The condition of your forklift tyres can affect the overall performance, operation and safety of your machinery. We are able to provide an accurate and efficient tyre fitting service throughout the East Midlands. Our mobile tyre press is capable of fitting tyres to wheel rims up to 15 inches.

Hydraulic Hose Fitting Service

Each of our engineers is fully trained in the manufacture of hydraulic hoses which helps to dramatically reduce downtime of your machinery as there is no need to wait for hoses to be delivered by third party suppliers.

We supply and stock a huge range of different hydraulic hose fittings and different sizes. Our fully bespoke hose making facility enables us to make a variety of diameters and lengths of hoses to pattern in the majority of situations.

Contact Our Team

If you’d like to find out any further information on the range of Forklifts we can offer, please complete an enquiry form or call a member of our team directly on 0116 267 3251.
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