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Curtis B., Technician
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
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Experience:  Technican turned service manager on multiple lines of equipment and rental equipment.
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Johndeere hydraulic lift wont stay up, model serial# 287102,

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johndeere b hydraulic lift wont stay up
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: model B serial# *****
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I'd like to fix it myself
JA: Anything else you want the agriculture mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: replacing rear axel seal
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

Hi,let's see if we can work together to get to the root of your problem! will try my best to help!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

lift will raise but will not hold load with engine running or off? Likely the piston seal in the lift cylinder is leaking, and needs to be resealed.