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tractor slowing down on hills

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#1 farmer john OFFLINE  

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Posted October 08, 2016 - 06:55 AM

another question ,i have a wheel horse 269 h , it has started slowing down quite a bit on hills and the ground speed is not up to par, i got it stuck in the ditch yesterday and the back wheels would not even spin, i do have another rear end that did work great until a drive gear went (po had welded it up so it became unusable so i could swap out the gear and output shaft but if theres other things to look for first i would prefer that, ps the tractor starts off slow to me and gets slower as it heats up

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Posted October 08, 2016 - 07:23 AM

Most likely your transmission is shot.The New Holland version was an LS45 and 55 and they had slipping transmission issues.My friend bought a new one and it would slip while trying to plow snow.I believe there was a different transmission in the later models that fixed the problem.

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