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"craftsman 19.5 Hp Hydrastatic trans loses power after warming up

"after hydrastatic transaxle warms up it starts whining and will not pull me up a hill. What goes? I have replaced the drive belt.
According to my owners manual it is a sealed transmission . The fan blades on top of the trans are clean. Any suggestions would be
appreciated......

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SOURCE: craftsman 20.5 hp. auto trans.lawn tractor loss of drive power

Hello:

>>You can View a Breakdown/IPL of
this Engine at this Site Addy,
http://www.outdoordistributors.com/
and Select the H. Then Select Hydro-
Gear. Then Select Don't have Part
Numbers. Then Enter the Model
Numbers 319-0650. Then Select your
Model and Download the File for
Online Viewing.
From your Description it Sounds like the Internal Pump is Worn and is Loosing Pressure as the Unit Heats Up and the Components Expand from the Heat.
>>To View a Breakdown of this Unit Go to this Site Addy, http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/index.action?sid=PSHx20080114x00001 and Enter the Model Numbers and Click Search. From this Page you can View Diagrams and Parts Lists for you Equipment Using the "View Sub Components" Section Near the Bottom Left.
Please, Do Not Hesitate, If you Hit a Snag or this Does Not Correct the Problem, I am Here if You Require More Assistance.
Hope this Helps. Let me Know What Happens, Please. May the All Mighty Bless You and Yours. Be Safe and Be Happy. Thanks.

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Posted on May 11, 2009

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SOURCE: hydrastatic drive trans grinds in revers stalls

SOUNDS LIKE THE IN PUT SHAFT ON THE TRANS IS STRIPED OUT

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SOURCE: Sears garden tractor hydrostatic transmission whines and can't go up hill. What's the fix???

is the signs of oil leaks on the rear axle and the fluid level is low

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