Search found 283 matches

by Brian Cox
Tue Sep 15, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder

thanks Oerick, but it's working fine :D
by Brian Cox
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder

copper washer did the job :D
by Brian Cox
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder

thanks all, mine is ok now :beer:
by Brian Cox
Mon Aug 31, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder

Thanks Billy, I,ve used it before to good effect :beer:
by Brian Cox
Mon Jul 20, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder

copper washers ordered today :D
by Brian Cox
Sat Jul 18, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Re: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder

thanks very much will try. :D
by Brian Cox
Fri Jul 17, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Thread stripped on fuel bleeder
Replies: 11
Views: 753

Thread stripped on fuel bleeder

inserted a helicoil into fuel filter chamber for bleeder ,how to stop fuel seepage at bolt, will ptfe tape do the job?
by Brian Cox
Thu Jun 18, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: auxiliary chest leak
Replies: 15
Views: 1501

Re: auxiliary chest leak

trying to remove the retainer, now its out and back in with a new seal. Had to get a mate with a press to put it back in held in by a roll pin :clap:
by Brian Cox
Wed Jun 17, 2020 9:38 am
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: auxiliary chest leak
Replies: 15
Views: 1501

Re: auxiliary chest leak

mine is not wanting to move, would heat help?
by Brian Cox
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: oil leak
Replies: 5
Views: 795

Re: oil leak

unit off soaking in release oil ,waiting on seals and gasket coming :)
by Brian Cox
Fri Jun 12, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: auxiliary chest leak
Replies: 15
Views: 1501

Re: auxiliary chest leak

how come the oil doesn't come out of the hole :?:
by Brian Cox
Thu Jun 11, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: auxiliary chest leak
Replies: 15
Views: 1501

Re: auxiliary chest leak

sent for the cavalry! mate who is a fitter, thinks after getting the unit off, could be the gasket so ordered one along with a new seal kit,we will try this first :scratchhead:
by Brian Cox
Thu Jun 11, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: auxiliary chest leak
Replies: 15
Views: 1501

Re: auxiliary chest leak

can you remove the retainer without taking the unit off the tractor? :scratchhead:
by Brian Cox
Tue Jun 09, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: oil leak
Replies: 5
Views: 795

Re: oil leak

Thanks Mathias, however this is the first time my tractor has moved in nine months and I am desperate for some fun :buddies:
by Brian Cox
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: oil leak
Replies: 5
Views: 795

Re: oil leak

I see it's the same problem as Terry 274 , hopefully the answer will come up on his or my site :cry:
by Brian Cox
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: oil leak
Replies: 5
Views: 795

Re: oil leak

just found out, it's where the flow control valve is housed
by Brian Cox
Mon Jun 08, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: oil leak
Replies: 5
Views: 795

oil leak

Help! Due to ill health tractor not moved for nine months. Now started once again and there is a bad oil leak at the services it is just above the end of the qualtroll lever, it's the opening with the pin in it. Never done this kind of thing before, can anyone help with advice?
by Brian Cox
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: New Member / Buying advice
Replies: 27
Views: 2957

Re: New Member / Buying advice

HI John, ten years ago I remember saying to myself "that's it, won't need much else!" don't kid yourself, it's never ending :oops:
by Brian Cox
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Front wheel bearing & spindle
Replies: 10
Views: 1215

Re: Front wheel bearing & spindle

I solved wheel wobble same way as Jerry :D
by Brian Cox
Thu Jun 04, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: fuel filter housing
Replies: 4
Views: 791

Re: fuel filter housing

helicoil has worked perfectly :clap:
by Brian Cox
Wed Jun 03, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: fuel filter housing
Replies: 4
Views: 791

Re: fuel filter housing

sent it back. a mate got a helicoil kit and put a new thread and bolt in it, happy days are here again :beer:
by Brian Cox
Thu May 21, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: fuel filter housing
Replies: 4
Views: 791

fuel filter housing

just received a new fuel filter housing and bowl. it's different, in and out are at either ends so will have to get a new pipe made for one of them.
apart from that, it has no bleeders,can anybody tell me is this ok and will it work alright.thanks in anticipation :curse:
by Brian Cox
Mon May 18, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: been missing for a long time
Replies: 3
Views: 707

been missing for a long time

due to various things, i've been missing from the forum. Tried a number of times to get in, all to no avail. Thanks to help from Mathais i'm now back. due to heart trouble, my super dexta never moved from June last year til now. Charged battery but just a clunk when trying to start, tried jump leads...
by Brian Cox
Fri Sep 09, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: Fuel Tank Sealer
Replies: 7
Views: 6270

Re: Fuel Tank Sealer

I have used POR in two tanks in the last ten years with 100% success :clap:
by Brian Cox
Mon Mar 14, 2016 9:27 pm
Forum: Fordson Dexta
Topic: tipping pipe on a super dexta
Replies: 5
Views: 3790

Re: tipping pipe on a super dexta

I went to the local Pirtek store, they made one from flexi pipe there and then :clap: