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I have a deere 410j and I was moving a 40' container with

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I have a john deere 410j and I was moving a 40' container with the digging bucket now the bucket doesn't tilt. did I overload it?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Overloaded? Maybe, but it should not have quit. Could the cylinder rod be bent? Or the cylinder could have blown internal seals. If you loosen hoses to the cylinder, do you have oil to the cylinder?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Cyclinder is not bent
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Is it getting fluid? If it is getting fluid, figure out which hose would be pressure, then remove the opposite hose on the cylinder, and pressure up the cylinder. If oil comes out the open hole, the cylinder has internal leakage.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Everything else works but but the digging bucket wont curl. Extented boom , swing , up and down boom works
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Will bucket collapse if you pressure it with boom? If so, cylinder is bad.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Try swapping relief valves from one of the other functions. Each valve section has it's own relief valve.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No bucket doesnt collaspe when i put pressure. Where do i find the relieve valves
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

See link above.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Where is that located?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I cant find where that is located? Can you tell me where its located
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

The bottom of the backhoe control valve. Each section has its own lever and spool.