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problem with lift

Discussion in 'Introduce Yourself to the Community' started by charlesellis, Dec 13, 2014.

  1. charlesellis

    charlesellis Junior Member
    Messages: 4

    Before tilting the cab on my Case 40xt, I removed the bucket, raised the arm all the way, and set the guard. After undoing all that, ready to reattach the bucket, the arm would not raise or lower. I can pull on the bypass knob and move it, but I have to be pulling on the knob all the time. What's wrong? How do I fix it?
  2. just plow it

    just plow it Senior Member
    Messages: 131

    It sounds like a safety to me like maybe the one on the seat, When you tiped the cab you may have pulled a wire connector apart. Do you have a door on the machine? It could also be that switch. Other than that I wouldn't have any idea unless you changed hydraulic hoses and would have crossed them on the wrong side or something. Good luck.
  3. charlesellis

    charlesellis Junior Member
    Messages: 4

    Well, there's no door. I haven't done anything with the hoses. I'll check to see if I see any wires coming out of the seat. Thanks.