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My John deere 1050 loses power when shifted into all gears

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My John deere 1050 loses power when shifted into all gears except for first gear and is in low speed
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
I have to assume it is the engine loosing power. Have the two fuel filters been replaced? Have you checked the fuel flow from the tank to the first filter? With a gravity flow system, any restriction at the tank or the first hose from the tank, will drastically reduce power . Most power problems with diesel engine, is a lack of fuel to the injection pump.

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