Mini Excavator Fuel and Operating Costs

Posted on Monday, March 4, 2024

If you’re thinking about renting a mini excavator for your next project, you might be wondering about its fuel efficiency and the rules on refilling the tank. This guide has all the answers!

Are Mini Excavators Fuel Efficient? 

Compact excavators are fuel-efficient. In fact, mini excavators are growing increasingly fuel efficient as the industry advances.

Will I Need to Refill the Fuel Tank During My Project?

Each type of excavator holds different amounts of fuel, so depending on the size and scope of your project, you may need to refill the mini excavator’s fuel tank.

What Type of Fuel Do Mini Excavators Use?

All compact excavators at Equipment Source use diesel as fuel.

Do I Have to Return the Equipment With a Full Tank of Fuel?

You are not required to return the equipment with a full tank. Our equipment is provided to renters with a full fuel tank, and if the tank is not full upon return of the rental we will top off the fuel and charge you accordingly.

Are There Any Equipment Rentals Near Me?

With eight different locations, we are ready to help you access the tools and equipment you need to finish your projects.

From questions about rental rates for mini excavators in LaBelle, Florida to reserving a Kobelco mini excavator at any of our other locations, our experienced team is here to help you get the project done.

Have any questions? Ready to rent a compact mini excavator? Contact our equipment rental experts today!