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John Deere 250 weak hydraulics

Discussion in 'Skid Steers' started by Rueben1980, Apr 7, 2021 at 10:38 AM.

  1. Rueben1980

    Rueben1980 Member

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    Hi all,
    I have a John Deere 250 skid steer loader with weak hydraulics. Slow in lift and tilting but drives good in forward and reverse any thoughts , comments appreciated thanks.
     
  2. mg2361

    mg2361 Senior Member

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    I would recommend both a system relief pressure test and a hydraulic pump flow test if you have the tools or know someone who does.
     
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  3. Rueben1980

    Rueben1980 Member

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    Thanks, I’ll see if I can get somebody to check it out for me.