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I have a Cat 416 loader backhoe that won't take reverse.

This started with hesitating when...
I have a Cat 416 loader backhoe that won't take reverse. This started with hesitating when put in reverse, then pickup and go. The tractor will now pull forward fine but won't take reverse.
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7/27/2016
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
5PCo6986
Trans.#F81194
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years ago

Have you checked pressures already? Does the transmission go in neutral ok?

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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
Don't have equipment to ck. pressures. Forward and neutral work fine.
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years ago

Without checking pressures I would assume the reverse clutches our worn out considering you said it has been hesitating how does the trans. fluid look? Any clutch debris?

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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
I believe you are pointing to the same conclusion that we have . We changed clutch in a IH 1486 which I now realize had many of the same symptoms as Cat. Oil could use a change but nothing solid in it.
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years ago

I would drain the oil and replace the filter see what comes out of the pan if you need any breakdowns for replacing the clutch let me know

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Customer reply replied 6 years ago
Any diagrams or advice would be appreciated . Thanks
Mechanic: Bradley Martin,
 replied 6 years ago

Her is disassembly and reassembly let me know if you need any more info and please rate me when you have a chance

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