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I'm looking at a 1980 trex loader. It was an x military loader. Everything works , almost no leaks but it doesn't move very well. It's a Manuel 3 speed but you almost have to floor it to get it to move. Is this normal for that year?

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You I'm looking at a 1980 trex loader. It was an x military loader. Everything works , almost no leaks but it doesn't move very well. It's a Manuel 3 speed but you almost have to floor it to get it to move. Is this normal for that year?

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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 days ago

No, it would not be normal. Do you have any idea as to the transmission model? Is the fluid level up in the transmission? Ths loader would have a torque converter between the engine and the transmission, it is where the power comes from. Assuming this is not a hydraulic drive unit.

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