416 4x4 backhoe transmission problems

416 4x4 backhoe transmission problems

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jim

United States

#1 Jan 21, 2012
Machine wont move. It acts like the brakes are on.
bill

Bretton Woods, NH

#2 Mar 18, 2013
i have a 1987 416 cat backhoe, and i seem to have lost reverse, i changed the trans fluid,filter, and cleaned the screen. i found some iron fillings on the screen, and a small circular plastic part of a ring about 2-3 inches in diameter. after changing the fluid and filter etc., i did have reverse but it seemed to have lost power backing up a hill in 4 wheel drive, and didn't spin any of the wheels. i drove it back from the garage, mostly in 4th gear,about 4 miles. when i got back i had reverse, then lost it after the first backdrag aout 20 feet. i parked it and later on i went out and checked it to see if it had just over heated and i did have reverse in 1st gear. i didn't drive it any more for fear i might do more damage . could it be the torque converter. also i have all gears in forward, but as i said, reverse is the problem. what do you think?
Regards
Anon

United States

#4 Feb 26, 2015
Check the wires that go to the shift solenoids. Mice love to eat then. Had the same issue with my 416c
eliud

Kenya

#5 May 21, 2015
I have416c it das not move any more what can be the problem
Esteban

Monahans, TX

#7 Nov 9, 2017
eliud wrote:
I have416c it das not move any more what can be the problem
I'm looking at a 416B and when machine is cold it wont shift to reverse. What can be the problem?
Esteban

Monahans, TX

#8 Nov 9, 2017
My 1996 416B is having issues when cold wont shift on reverse until it warms up? What can be the problem
Steve

United States

#10 Jan 15, 2018
Hello I have 1996 4x4 416b. Going is not an issue at all. Itís reverse it has to heat up enough to work. What can be the problem?

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