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by rjc
Tue May 22, 2012 12:37 am
Forum: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 1390 fan belt problem
Replies: 27
Views: 16245

Started the job yesterday. The advice given by Cambs and backed by jimc was absolutely spot on. The rubber coupling sat back for me once the bolts were removed allowing space to get in. So you have saved me a heap of unnecessary effort. Many, many thanks for that. I mean it. For anyone else who does...
by rjc
Tue May 15, 2012 1:36 am
Forum: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 1390 fan belt problem
Replies: 27
Views: 16245

Yep, I have had another think and I am starting to believe in the cambs plan. I didn't quite get it first time round so my earlier comments are probably a bit confused. If it works it'll save me a load of trouble. I think I'll measure the new belt now so I don't get caught out and then order a secon...
by rjc
Mon May 14, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 1390 fan belt problem
Replies: 27
Views: 16245

Many thanks for the quick replies, folks. It's a relief to hear some suggestions. I am tempted by Powerrabbit's link belt suggestion as it would be so easy. The old belt is my existing stop-gap solution - it's ragged and squealing a bit. But I want to work this thing soon for cutting hay and I need ...
by rjc
Mon May 14, 2012 2:15 pm
Forum: David Brown Tractor Forum
Topic: 1390 fan belt problem
Replies: 27
Views: 16245

1390 fan belt problem

My first post, I'm afraid is a cry for help. I have a 1390 and I have just changed a faulty alternator but I find the fan belt needs replaced. The coupler on mine is the same as on the picture http://www.dbtc.co.uk/modules/PNphpBB2/files/r10_170_158.jpg and is not like the others described elsewhere...