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Excavator Capstone (G-Series)


This course consists of 30% classroom and 70% hands-on activities. It is designed for experienced excavator Technicians to become a Certified Excavator Technician.

Class Requirements include:

  • Review the Excavator Technical WBTs (CSP-17-DGTC348 and CSP-17-DGTC436) within 1 week of class
  • Your own computer (no sharing) with most recent versions of both MPDr and ServiceADVISOR loaded
  • MPDr Cable (and USB to Serial Adapter if needed) 
  • 6-Pin Cable (Order from ServiceGard #DS10140)
  • USB to Serial Adapter (Order from ServiceGard #JDG11009)
  • EDL to connect with ServiceADVISOR

Class Recommendations are:

  • Complete the MPDr. Online Course (CSP-17-DLMTC195)
  • Have excavator diagnostic experience
  • Students must be knowledgeable on all machine systems used on the G Series excavators
  • Students must be able to interpret hydraulic and electrical schematics
  • Students must be proficient at using Diagnostic Test Equipment (includes all functions of ServiceADVISOR, MPDr, and electrical test equipment)
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