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I have a 1972 820. The rock shaft was goes up at start up…

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Hello, I have a 1972 820. The rock shaft was goes up at start up and will not go down regardless of setting or position of elevation lever. it failed suddenly while using a box blade.

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Type:820, code:4HDC, serial: 042410 L

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  • Deere 820 utility tractor? You have a stuck valve in the three-point, in the cylinder section. The three-point assembly has to be removed and each of the valves and springs checked. See the cylinder and valves in the link below.
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank you, ***** ***** afraid of that. My knowledge of hydraulic systems is weak and I have been reading and rereading that section of my service manual. Nothing like a rebuild to teach you the ins and outs of a machine.

Yes, but at least you have the manual!

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No thanks, ***** ***** manage the job from here. I appreciate the help. Have a great evening.

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