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Curtis B.
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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I just purchased a2003 cubcadet 7226 tractor and the 3 -

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I just purchased a2003 cubcadet 7226 tractor and the 3 - point hitch will not operate , won't move up or down
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Three point housing has knob on front of it. If this knob is bottomed out, the three point will not operate.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

What is the long model number of the tractor? I never found anything but 7000 series.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I read manual before i contacted you and had already checked that control knob .
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Does the knob turn? If not the internal valving will need to be checked.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Answers were of no help at all, I would not have contacted you if I had not exhausted all other possiblates in the tractor manual
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Do you have flow and pressure to the three point? Piston may be stuck from lack of use.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Experience and answers were useless , I had already looked into the areas that Curtis talked about , I'm sure curtis is a good man , but I didn't get anything I didn't already know.
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