In an effort to reduce total cost of ownership and increase the longevity of its boom lifts, JLG is installing steel hoods on most engine-powered boom lifts produced after October 1, 2010.
Less fading over time
Easier to repair
Repairs can be made in-house
Weld spall resistance keeps maintenance costs down
Factory approved retrofit kits will be available for engine-powered boom lifts built prior to October 4, 2010. The retrofit kits consist of a complete steel hood assembly package, including mounting weldments and hardware, along with detailed instructions to guide customers through the installation process.