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by pacer204
Mon May 01, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: DB 780 Light switch and dash lights issue
Replies: 1
Views: 612

DB 780 Light switch and dash lights issue

Im trying to work through a few issues on my 780. I'm fairly new to all this so could do with some help. I made the school boy error of removing the broken light switch with making a not of which wiring goes on which terminal. I now have a new Lucas switch with 1, 2, 3, 4 on the terminals. Does anyo...
by pacer204
Mon Nov 28, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: DB 780 or 885
Replies: 7
Views: 2710

RE: DB 780 or 885

Ok, so thanks for the advice so far. I finally had some time to have a good look around the DB780 on Saturday. She starts well, but runs a bit rough when at higher revs. Anyway the throttle was a bit sticky and she'd only idle at 1100rpm! On inspection some clown has bent the throttle arm on the Inj...
by pacer204
Wed Nov 16, 2016 2:28 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: DB 780 or 885
Replies: 7
Views: 2710

RE: DB 780 or 885

Thanks for the info. I've gone for the 780, hopefully collecting her next week.

She going to need a full service, whats the best engine and rear end oil to go for?

Thanks

Richard
by pacer204
Tue Nov 15, 2016 11:01 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: DB 780 or 885
Replies: 7
Views: 2710

DB 780 or 885

I have finally come to my senses and have decided that I want to add a David brown as company for my MF35x. Donkeys years ago we used to own a 780 narrow but I cant trace it. I have seen several 885's and a 780. All I want is a straight tractor that I can tinker with but is essential sounds and runn...