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Doug    Posted 09-09-2017 at 10:06:19 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [Email]  
  • Three point lift
  • i have a '53 NAA and a '51 or '52 8N that on both of them the lift does not stay up. on My NAA it bounces while the tractor is running, and drops at a slow steady pace when i stop the engine. On the 8N that i haven't done much with yet it drops as quickly as it raises. I have read a little about the NAA and am leaning towards the safety relief valve? and i will have to lift off the cover to replace this? haven't looked too far into the 8N yet though.
    i also have to replace the axle seals and hub on the NAA, leaks like crazy and the wheel slops back and forth. would anybody have a break down on the parts i will need to do this so i can have it all ready to go? thank you.

    John in Mich    Posted 09-09-2017 at 15:08:29 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
  • Re: Three point lift
  • Go to John Smith's website for a lot of great information and step by step procedures, with pictures, for your repairs.

    Rustyal    Posted 09-09-2017 at 14:31:41 [URL] [DELETE]        [Reply] [No Email]  
  • Re: Three point lift
  • The lift cylinder and piston may be wore out on both tractors. You can look in the side cover and see. A bunch of fluid pouring down is a clue. You may be able to find a seal kit for the axle and hub replacment. You also may be able to put a washer under the axle nut as a temp fix. But be careful cash the wheel can fall off if not properly maintained. Also a chain kit to keep your implements at a constant height is another good fix.

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