New 877 Number for JLG Service CentersFriday, January 23, 2009
McCONNELLSBURG, PA — JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE: OSK], announces the launch of a new toll-free phone number to help customers reach JLG Service Centers. JLG customers can dial 1-877-JLG-CENTER and a quick menu will guide them to the JLG Service Center of their choice – Riverside or Houston. Once connected, JLG personnel can help with scheduling a repair, inspection or parts order. They can offer technical expertise and troubleshooting on whatever the inquiry may be.
JLG Service Centers provide both in-shop and mobile repair service, maintenance and inspection services, warranty repairs, reconditioning and same-day parts service for JLG customers’ aerial work platforms, telehandlers and even other types of equipment.
“Having an easy to remember national toll-free number will help our customers contact us,” commented Chris Mellott, JLG Industries vice president Ground Support. “A new toll-free number coupled with JLG Service Centers located across the country brings our service capabilities closer to our customer base allowing them to maximize uptime with their customers.”
To learn more about JLG’s Service Centers, please visit our website at www.jlg.com/services.
About JLG Industries, Inc.
JLG Industries, Inc. is the world’s leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of access equipment. The Company’s diverse product portfolio includes leading brands such as JLGâ aerial work platforms; JLG, SkyTrakâ and Lullâ telehandlers; and an array of complementary services and accessories that increase the versatility and efficiency of these products. JLG is an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE: OSK].
For more information about JLG Industries, Inc., log onto the company website: www.jlg.com
About Oshkosh Corporation
Oshkosh Corporation is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of a broad range of specialty access equipment, commercial, fire & emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies. Oshkosh Corp. manufactures, distributes and services products under the brands of Oshkosh®, JLG®, Pierce®, McNeilus®, Medtec®, Jerr-Dan®, BAI®, Oshkosh Specialty Vehicles, Frontline™, SMIT™, Geesink™, Norba™, Kiggen™, CON-E-CO®, London® and IMT®. Oshkosh products are valued worldwide in businesses where high quality, superior performance, rugged reliability and long-term value are paramount.
For more information, log on to www.oshkoshcorporation.com.
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