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I have a jd70d excavator,and wont swing anymore jammed up Is…

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I have a jd70d...

I have a jd70d excavator,and wont swing anymore jammed up Is it cost effective to reolace the swing bearing and what would be cost if even avalable

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While working lately when swinging the machine you could feel a roughness to the swing and has been leaking grease onto the carbody yesterday it jammed up on a swing and will not go in either direction...

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Just want to know if it is feasable to repair machine or look for another one . It is only used on farm a couple of hrs now and then.. Thank You

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Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

sorry to tell you ,but the bearings,Races,spacers and Plate are no longer available

the only thing is to search scrap yards for parts

but will be hard to find,

Sorry to give you this news, not what you want to hear

I hope this helped you

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