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I have a cat 305 cr when you operate the unit it will drag

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Williams I have a cat 305 cr when you operate the unit it will drag down engine now I set have rebuilt main pump reset pressures and still drags down engine have you seen this
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: when you operate bucket and boom drags down engine and makes engine stall
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 1 year ago.

Does your model have auxiliary hydraulics?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 1 year ago.

Ok let me get my manuals and see what I can find on your issue.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I was just told I have auxiliary for thumb
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 1 year ago.

Make sure the switch for the auxiliary is not activated that could bog your engine down

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
That was one of the first thing I checked and now swivel is leaking I have rebuild kit ordered due still drawing engine dowm
Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 1 year ago.

Ok let me think about it and get back with you

Expert:  Bradley Martin replied 1 year ago.

What is your full model and serial number?