pump or hydraulic lift problem?

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pump or hydraulic lift problem?

Post by skipdow »

My dexta recently has gotten very noisy with the hydraulics and is weaker in lifting implements. Is this likely to be the pump(I have a spare parts dexta with a good pump) or the lift assembly at the top? How do I test the pump or is there an obvious fault that has those symptoms?
Thanks for any suggestions you may have...

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Re: pump or hydraulic lift problem?

Post by Tubal Cain »

Providing that the oil level is correct, it could be that the suction filter is dirty, to inspect it you have to lift the top cover off.


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