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Pearl, I have an 1989 case 580K cranking at start very

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Pearl, I have an 1989 case 580K cranking at start very slowly. Replaced battery with proper type and cleaned and ground all contacts, still cranks too slow to start? My ignition switch is well worn and key is very sloppy could this need replaced?
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: 580K*****1989 JJG0015900
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

Hydraulics are not loading the engine? What happens if you work the loader control or the backhoe control while cranking? And work the steering. May hay load load engine and starter can not compensate.

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