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Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
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Experience:  17+ yrs. shop and field experience with all major brands of heavy equipment, trucks and farm equipment - 1995 WyoTech graduate.
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Power take off turns slowly when engaged but you can stop it

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power take off turns slowly when engaged but you can stop it by holding on to it with your hand. was tilling in hard ground when it stopped working
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Dan replied 9 months ago.

Hi Don, My name is***** is the year make and model of your tractor?

Expert:  Dan replied 9 months ago.

It sounds like most likely you are looking at a worn/failed PTO clutch and it will have to be replaced. Look for signs of metal/friction material in the PTO housing indicating a failure. Let me know

Expert:  Dan replied 9 months ago.

Let me know the make and model tractor if you need more in depth help