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Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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Experience:  Technician turned service manager on multiple lines of trucks and engines, used in industry.
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Know anything about the older 843 bobcat? 5020-m-1186, It's

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Know anything about the older 843 bobcat?
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: 5020-m-1186
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: It's hard to start. But sometimes if I take the fuel cap off. It will go ahead and start.
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I'm having a hard time getting linkages adjusted right. Sometimes it pulls hader to the right.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

To adjust the arm linkage , you remove the linkage at the drive pumps, then start unit and let the pump levers neutralize, then adjust the linkages to match the levers . That gives you neutral.