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by Howard Yoder
Tue Jul 01, 2014 6:33 am
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 440 tranny
Replies: 12
Views: 5713

I hate to pull the engine but might have to have the finals off I did this on a 430 and it wasn't very easy either thanks
by Howard Yoder
Mon Jun 30, 2014 6:19 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 440 tranny
Replies: 12
Views: 5713

440 tranny

went to pull the transmission out the back but can't get the front lip where it bolts to the reverser over the crossmember pipe. It's real close to coming over the top but won't clear. Yhe only thing I know to do is take the rear engine monts off and jaack the engine up but afraid of the fan getting...
by Howard Yoder
Sat Apr 19, 2014 7:08 pm
Forum: Show & Tell
Topic: John Deere 140 crawler conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 18717

You do excelent work
by Howard Yoder
Fri Apr 18, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: Show & Tell
Topic: John Deere 140 crawler conversion
Replies: 30
Views: 18717

I want one that is really neat where did you get the tracts
by Howard Yoder
Tue Apr 15, 2014 4:10 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 430C
Replies: 27
Views: 11425

I want the yellow one
by Howard Yoder
Sat Mar 22, 2014 7:06 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: starter grinding
Replies: 15
Views: 5140

Clean it up good and put a new benex on it check the bushing on the end to.
by Howard Yoder
Sun Feb 02, 2014 4:18 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 420 running issues, spark, battery, points?
Replies: 49
Views: 17230

Get a new condensor with the points that can cause the problem you described
by Howard Yoder
Mon Jan 27, 2014 5:23 pm
Forum: Show & Tell
Topic: John Deere 440 IC new member here.
Replies: 6
Views: 5118

The dozer shouldn't be to expensive to upkeep it looks like a decent machine and so does the operator but he will be much more expensive about 7 to 10 thousand a yr till he goes to college then it goes way up`but with a toy like that he will turn out just fine LOL
by Howard Yoder
Tue Jan 14, 2014 8:35 am
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: Snow Dozing
Replies: 88
Views: 36103

Al Gore lied to us about global warming and he got an award for it lol keep that snow up in that state up north
by Howard Yoder
Tue Jan 14, 2014 7:32 am
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: steering clutch issue
Replies: 10
Views: 4609

Thinking the brake is probably partially froze up to
by Howard Yoder
Thu Dec 26, 2013 8:37 am
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: 1010 ag crawler rails/chains
Replies: 2
Views: 1907

I have a set of 1010 chains that I would let go I'm in central ohio
by Howard Yoder
Fri Dec 20, 2013 3:44 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: New member from North Carolina, introduction.
Replies: 14
Views: 6272

Never hurts to tell her you need more money for a bigger barn of course when I see a bigger barn then mine I never pass up the opertunity to let the wife know that the woman at that place really loves her husband because she let him build such a big barn of course I get that look
by Howard Yoder
Tue Dec 17, 2013 4:33 pm
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: MC battery door
Replies: 3
Views: 2159

Is the door you have Lavoy does it just have 2 holes that go on pins or does it hinge
by Howard Yoder
Tue Dec 17, 2013 11:03 am
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: New member from North Carolina, introduction.
Replies: 14
Views: 6272

You have a head start on some of us by having an education lol as long as you have time and energy I don't think you will have to much trouble when I started out the only kind of press I had was a pair of vice grips if I could find them and the education I got was by learning the hard way by taking ...
by Howard Yoder
Tue Nov 26, 2013 8:18 am
Forum: Early model JD crawler technical support
Topic: Average daily operating cost of 40c
Replies: 23
Views: 7574

The biggest thing is if you see any sine of loose bolts stop right away and tighten especially around the final drives I learned the hard way had a 430 that noticed loose bolts and only had a few more logs to load thought I would wait tell got back home to tighten but by the time got the crawler on ...