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I have a 420 d cat and there is problems to go into forward

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Hello I have a 420 d cat and there is problems to go into forward sometimes?
JA: We'll do all we can to help.
Customer: ok any suggestions?
JA: Tell me a bit more about what's going on so the Heavy Equipment Mechanic can help you best.
Customer: When I put the power shift into forward it does not go forward but will go in reverse. Sometimes it will go into forward ,not all the time?
JA: Is there anything else the Heavy Equipment Mechanic should be aware of?
Customer: No that is about it.
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 6 months ago.
Have you checked the voltage coming out of the shifter? How does the shifter feel does it feel loose like it might be giving a bad connection inside the shifter?

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