Transmission Rebuild for spare

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Re: Transmission Rebuild for spare

Postby Dale Finch » Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:12 pm

Jim Becker wrote:Maybe the odd pieces came from the same place the Zerk fitting came from.
I think you nailed it!

The shims don't have to do any sealing.
Ah...yes, you are right...again! That o-ring is between the oil and those shims. Thanks!

Guess that is just my OCD...can't put it back together dirty!! :shock: :lol:
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Re: Transmission Rebuild for spare

Postby Cubfriend » Sun Apr 19, 2020 2:53 pm

If a previous owner split the tractor after they had the shifter cover off the Zirk may have fallen out of the steering bearing that bolts into the steering support. I didn’t think it looked like it had threads so it could have been a pressed in zerk. Could have been a replacement bearing. I think the older tractors only had a oil hole that was countersunk. I have seen several of those zerks that were loose in the past. Just a possibility. I don’t suppose the little chunks could be pieces of a broken lock washer?
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Re: Transmission Rebuild for spare

Postby indy61 » Sun Apr 19, 2020 3:07 pm

I was thinking a ball from a ball bearing or poppet ball. The black pieces are petrified rubber from a seal.


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