BOBCAT® MACHINE IQ WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS enhances the support we are able to provide for your Bobcat machine – enabling a stronger partnership to maximize your uptime. With the help of durable electronics built into Bobcat equipment, machine data is made available to you and your machine monitoring specialist, which enables us to increase the level of service that we can provide to you.

* IQ is standard on select new models and can be added to M-Series or
newer machines for an additional cost.

What is Machine IQ?

Machine IQ uses electronic communications technology to make
you and your dealership aware of a machine’s status at any time,
from a computer or mobile device.

• Your Bobcat machine includes a device that enables dealers
to monitor machines remotely.
• This information enables your dealer to provide a higher level
of service with visibility to critical codes, regular maintenance
requirements and theft monitoring.• Your dealer can use this information to respond proactively to
the service needs of your machine, providing the best possible
uptime and productivity.
• Machine IQ provides you with up-to-the-minute information
about your machine’s location, operating hours and fuel level.

What information can I see?

Via the operator portal at, owners can access
machine information as well. This enables you to watch your
machines more closely and proactively perform service to
maximize productivity.

At, you can access:
• Machine location
• Operation hours
• Fuel level

Additional machine data will be available with future updates.


Click below to register your equipment with Machine IQ – verification code 232119.

What information will the dealership see?

To provide the Machine IQ service, your equipment
transmits machine location, operating hours and fault
codes to your dealership:

• Each time it is started/stopped
• Every 20 minutes while running
• Each time a critical code occurs
• When the machine is moving and not running
(trailering mode)

The data is sent via satellite or cellular communication,
at no charge to you. Service is provided for 36 months.