Finally got it running after a 2month long open-engine surgery. over budget and took twice as long as I wanted it to but finally done! Still a few small projects to get to before planting season though.
Won't be long and I'll be making a buddy seat for my daughter to ride along with.
I bought a 1956 IH 300 utility back in May and the guy I purchased it from gave a extra flywheel.
Now I have found out the reason he gave me the extra flywheel.
The flywheel starter teeth are going bad.
Would have nice if he would have told me that.
It seemed odd he gave me a spare flywheel...
I have a 1956 IH 300 utility
and a couple weeks ago it started just randomly quiting.
I wiggled the ignition switch and it would start.
So I replaced the ignition switch.
Well it still won't start.
I got a multi-meter and I have 12.9 volts at the big starter wire but no power to the little...
I'm going to change the oil for my first time on my 1956 IH 300 utility soon.
I'm kind of a newbie at this.
I just bought it a couple weeks ago.
I have a few questions.
Where is the motor oil fill cap?
I see a cap by the distributer?
Is that the oil fill cap or the hydraulic pump oil cap?
does anyone know anything about these tractors i've only ever seen one other rockol other than the one i bought saturday, and i really haven't seen it yet only pictures. what i've found out then was they were made from 48-53 with chrysler 6 cyl flathead and doge truck trans and rear end. they...
This is a 4 cyl diesel tractor. 1600 hrs on it in Augusta, GA. I have a couple of issues I would love some help with.
The tractor starts like the car in most people's driveways...as soon as you breath on the key. Purrs and no smoke. The issue?
1.) This tractor came with a blow of some...