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  1. 5105 Oil Change in MFWD Axle Hex size for fitting plug

    Utility Tractors
    Does anyone know the correct Hex size for the drain/fill plug in the wheel hubs for a 5105 with MFWD? It's not the 1/2" drive like the differential.
  2. 1026r MFWD Lever Broke Off

    Sub Compact Utility Tractors (SCUT)
    Hi! I seem to have a unique problem according to the Deere dealer. The MFWD lever broke off in my hand. Looks like it just cracked near the final bend. I have the part ordered, and have been looking through the Service Manual to best access the attachment point. Has anyone done this? I can't...
  3. 89 JD 750 compact utility Tractor Front Axle-to-Rear Axle Speed Ratio

    Sub Compact Utility Tractors (SCUT)
    Hello, Hoping i can find some answers here, sorry if my terms are wrong. Quick sum of events So i got a flat with my front tires. My front tires were (i believe OEM) bridgestone 6-14 Farm service lug M 4ply. Read online that its important to get the same size tire for mfwd. Called my local...
  4. Front Drive Train issues: 955

    Large Frame Compact Utility Tractors (LCUT)
    I'll try to post some pix tomorrow, but I finally was able to extract the front axle from my 955(without breaking off the power steering hoses!). Opening up the right front final drive housing I discovered that the short bearing hub had sheared right off the housing, so the large bevel final...
  5. Front hub problem on an 870

    Large Frame Compact Utility Tractors (LCUT)
    I have an early 1990 870. The two nuts came off the spindle in the hub and the wheel/tire/axle fell off. I have repaired the threads and installed new seals and am wondering how to go about tightening the double lock nut assembly.