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by dtoots1
Sat Jan 20, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Late model JD crawler technical support
Topic: Year of machine
Replies: 5
Views: 198

Re: Year of machine

You can post pics on this site by sending either pm or email to LAVOY with login name and password...... Check Q&A forum at bottom of board index after you login to jdcrawler site....is not visible till you login., read about "New Dedicated Pic Server" You upload pics to dedicated pic server site he...
by dtoots1
Fri Jan 19, 2018 2:36 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Posts for Pic Server requests and comments
Replies: 11
Views: 563

Re: Posts for Pic Server requests and comments

just to get this back to top of board and more noticeable to others...

anyone having problems posting pics???? if so post here and will get back to walk you thru.
by dtoots1
Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: Shock and Awe
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: Shock and Awe

Thought i was bad.....i grew up in Buffalo, NY till was 13...moved around a bit to kc..houston and back to OHIO and I don't like this winter weather...just too dang cold when high is 6 degrees!! YUCK.
by dtoots1
Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: thinking newer truck
Replies: 36
Views: 1030

Re: thinking newer truck

Got my truck today...nice....more'n i wanted to pay but what the he...lp!

tis '15 GMC 5.3L 6 speed auto, hopefully will do what i need. leastways i got 5 days to figure it out.
by dtoots1
Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: I like to weld it,weld it...
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: I like to weld it,weld it...

Amos and all, And YUP well i know 4wd don't do diddly on ice!!! back about '88 i had a '79 toyota 4wd and was gonna get gas and head to work 20 miles away further north....got gas after skidding around and come back home...i have 2 driveways one 100ft further than other....a slight grade downhill an...
by dtoots1
Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:06 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: I like to weld it,weld it...
Replies: 7
Views: 129

Re: I like to weld it,weld it...

And YUP...was in Houston for 7 years back in 1970 and you are SO right....folks cannot even drive on WET roads in 90 degree weather, been back a few times over the years and even worse now.....they in extreme left lane (high speed lane) and next thing ya know they cutting off to the exit ramp and no...
by dtoots1
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Late model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 450 hydraulic hoses
Replies: 5
Views: 205

Re: 450 hydraulic hoses

Thanks guys,
cycled her a bit and fluid looks good (in garage) when warms up a bit outside will take her to task and see results.
by dtoots1
Sun Jan 14, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 1010 steering clutches
Replies: 15
Views: 319

Re: 1010 steering clutches

If he was reasonable, he should at least get refund on the fibres...from supplier for the junk! Some of these outfits are known for having that kind of junk out there. I can't speak for cost of labor as i did my own work in replacing steering clutch/brake, but i made sure i got my parts from Lavoy a...
by dtoots1
Sun Jan 14, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 1010 steering clutches
Replies: 15
Views: 319

Re: 1010 steering clutches

Yes they can be...but tis a bit of job....track needs to come off, rops, sprocket etc....probably seat....and need parts to put back together...are really heavy to work with.....do you have book to work with?, as that is a big help. one other thing..if you don't have your location info in your login...
by dtoots1
Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: What Happens When Us Old Farts Die?
Replies: 15
Views: 251

Re: What Happens When Us Old Farts Die?

Yup!!!! as long as they have a body that don't cost much...that is all they need....doesn't matter that they don't do anything productive or really "know" how to. A college education is practically required to even get a job...and then they start em at the lowest they can. Actually i had a total of ...
by dtoots1
Sun Jan 14, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 1010 steering clutches
Replies: 15
Views: 319

Re: 1010 steering clutches

inferior fibres plates....need to get them from Lavoy...see other posts regarding this issue
by dtoots1
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: What Happens When Us Old Farts Die?
Replies: 15
Views: 251

Re: What Happens When Us Old Farts Die?

well folks just wanted to add a thought to all this. I seem to recall that my parents were the ones that taught me abc's and arithmetic..which includes making change...even while in school!! I know we have a real problem with BOTH teachers and kids in school....teachers cannot teach kids that ..do n...
by dtoots1
Sat Jan 13, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Late model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 450 hydraulic hoses
Replies: 5
Views: 205

Re: 450 hydraulic hoses

related question on my jd440...i drained and flushed my hydraulic tank and replaced cartridge filter on the hardline. milky....do i need to bleed any of the cylinders on the 6 way?
by dtoots1
Thu Jan 11, 2018 12:14 pm
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: thinking newer truck
Replies: 36
Views: 1030

Re: thinking newer truck

well now i am wondering....currently my gas is running 2.27/gal diesel at 2.99/gal...if i run 550 miles at 15mpg gas costs 83.23....diesel at 23mpg would cost me 68.77. appears to be a wash at those mpgs....current e.p.a. estimates, not loaded, showing 22mpg gas and i think is 24mpg diesel course th...
by dtoots1
Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Off-topic discussions
Topic: The Dipstick Diaries
Replies: 11
Views: 223

Re: The Dipstick Diaries

HMMMM, Well it was a bit of a rude awakening when i did it. Was a bit over 30 some years ago...my girlfriend (wife who passed away recently) at the time had a fairly nice pontiac at the time...had been leaking oil and getting weaker and weaker so we commence to take her apart and check her out and g...