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Loader unlatch won't move forward when pulling up to remove

Customer Question

Loader unlatch won't move forward when pulling up to remove loader.....any suggestions
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Make and model? Have you checked to see if it is in a bind? Tapping with hammer won't let it release?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
John deere 4310. Yes I have tapped it with hammer. doesn't appear to be in a bind
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

This is the front end loader, and you are trying to remove it from the tractor? What is the loader model, it is not shown with the tractor?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
the loader says 430
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
BW14290
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

like the link above? You pull the lever and it is supposed to move the latch backwards and release?? How long has it been on? May just be tight from rust where it has been attached. Bigger hammer or big bar to get it to move.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
that is the one. it's been on for about a month. it doesn't look like it would have a problem moving but it certainly won't budge.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

The hand lever is unlatching at top? If you go direct to the bottom, you can't move the latch?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no. I have tried that.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Working the bucket up and down won't free it?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Not so far.....
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

oK> Sorry. Let me opt out, and see if anyone else has an idea!

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