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I have a John Deere LTR 166 hydro that slows down.

My lawn tractor motor runs fine. The transmission works great when it is cool, but after mowing for 30-40 minutes the forward speed gradually goes to zero. I have replaced the filter in the transmission and also the oil. Everything looks good in the transmission. If I am on the driveway the tractor will go forward okay. On the lawn, slow to nothing after the above time period. It also seems to slow down when I am turning around. Any ideas as to how to fix. I have talked with the dealer and they say don't mess with it, just get a new transmission.

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