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I have a 20 hp mahindra tractor with front end loader the problem I am having is it will not go up a slight hill in forward or reverse what can I do thank you

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If it is a hydro or automatic it sounds like you need to check fluid levels, if manual trans you may need a clutch or clutch adjust

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  • Bruce
    Bruce Dec 13, 2016

    Thank you for your help

  • D. E. Hev Dec 13, 2016

    I hope it did help, further test if it is manual trans. To check to see if clutch is slipping edge up to a stump or some such stable object like a pile of dirt that will not move, put it in first and release the clutch at idle. If the clutch is good it should stall the tractor.

  • Bruce
    Bruce Dec 13, 2016

    I got the tractor for my son and it is a hydro should I still check the clutch that way

  • D. E. Hev Dec 13, 2016

    No only for clutch type, First thing on a hydro would be check for low fluid, clogged filter or lever slipped and not moving far enough. After that things get expensive.

  • Bruce
    Bruce Dec 13, 2016

    I think I'll have to get a service manual for the 2015 I'll check fluid when I get to my sons on Thursday should I dump all the fluid and put new filters on and what type fluid should I use thank you

  • D. E. Hev Dec 13, 2016

    Try this sitehttp://www.tractorbynet.com/forums/mahin...

  • D. E. Hev Dec 13, 2016

    Good luck, may just be that a brake is set or something, are you saying model 2015 or year 2015 as the model 2015 was 28hp I think

  • Bruce
    Bruce Dec 13, 2016

    Just checked with my son it is model 2015 and is 20 hp

  • Bruce
    Bruce Dec 13, 2016

    2015 hst

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