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Here. i have a 1986 3cx has good drive in reverse but will

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Hi dave, Don here. i have a 1986 3cx has good drive in reverse but will only drive forward until it warms up. it has the cable type valve on the shuttle. have replaced clutches but made no difference. seems to hesitate going into forward even when cold. seems as though it takes a bit to build pressure to engage clutch pack. any suggestions
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

You say you replaced the clutch plates for forward? Did you replace the clutch piston seals?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Control valve has modulator section. It is a cushion for going from forward to reverse. I t may have broken spring or sticking valve.

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