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I have a 1978 ford 4500 series backhoe that I just purchased.

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I have a 1978 ford 4500 series backhoe that I just purchased. The prev owner said it was was working fine when parked about 1 year ago It was. under shelter. It has a shuttle shift trans, when cranked recently it would not move forward or back.all hyd work fine. any suggestions
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
This is manual shift shuttle. On top of the transmission, where the shuttle shift is , there is a square block with two valves and springs. This is the valve that needs to be checked.

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