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7108 ford loader lift cylinder leaking won't raise loader,

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7108 ford loader lift cylinder leaking won't raise loader

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Cylinder leaking on 7108 ford won't lift loader after I replaced hydraulic lines

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?

Tried bleeding lines at the cylinder it works half sometimes when you have the fitting loose but tighten the fitting the cylinder leaks bad

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Worked fine before was move a dirt pile when the line split bought knew line replaced now cylinder leaks and won't lift bucket

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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 1 year ago

Leak coming out around the cylinder rod?

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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 1 year ago

Could the rod have gotten bent when hose broke?

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