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by elwood59
Tue May 05, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Case 380Ck/Db 885 Hydraulic Filter
Replies: 13
Views: 625

Re: Case 380Ck/Db 885 Hydraulic Filter

Hello,I have had this issue on my 885 and 990.I put the filter in a press neck down,took a large bolt or anything that is slightly larger than the diameter of the neck and pressed down extending the neck 1/2 inch longer. The filters with the spot welds around the neck wont work ,they will bust the w...
by elwood59
Mon Jan 06, 2020 11:23 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: 885 retard screw

I removed the pump today ,the circlip was turned all the way to the back of the housing.It is a CAV pump and the other one I have is a LUCAS,are they the same? The circlips are different,the lucas is flat and the cav is bigger at each end .I tried moving the circlip on the cav,got it where I could s...
by elwood59
Sun Jan 05, 2020 11:05 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: 885 retard screw

It turned out pretty good,worked on it all last winter.Had to pull the transmission,that was a job ,had to find the front gear and needle bearing and the front plate. Made the tool to put the spring and gear back in the differential lock,dont think I want to tackle that job again. Took 4 days to get...
by elwood59
Sat Jan 04, 2020 12:30 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: 885 retard screw

Have some more pics. of the 990
by elwood59
Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: 885 retard screw

I got the first one 3 years ago,got it running but it was getting blow-by filling the crank case with smoke.I didn't have a lot of $$$ in it so I let it sit for about a year. I bought a 990 that had been sitting for 20 years,it was a12 speed .The needle bearing and front triangle plate on the front ...
by elwood59
Fri Jan 03, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: 885 retard screw

I have 2 of these 885s ,I changed the injection pump had the same issue but I will check the circlip,thanks. Both tractors were supposedly running when parked but you know how that goes.I bought them from 2 different people neither one was running both had spun bearings but a lot of good parts.
by elwood59
Thu Jan 02, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: 885 retard screw

Ok I will check it ,I went and got 4 more gallons of fuel,going to change the fuel also,thanks
by elwood59
Thu Jan 02, 2020 10:22 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: 885 retard screw

I had the injectors proffesionally cleaned and rebuilt with new tips and needles when I had the engine out.It will crank with the retard screw and run til about 3/4 the way back open then shut down,it also smokes once it starts
by elwood59
Thu Jan 02, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: 885 retard screw

It was a parts tractor I bought 3 years ago. It had a spun bearing on the crank and the other 885 also had a bad crank,so I was going to take the 2 and make 1.I took the engine out and put a new crank shaft ,new rod and main bearings ,honed cylinders and put new rings. It acts like it has water in t...
by elwood59
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 retard screw
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

885 retard screw

Hello,I am needing some advice on an 885 engine shutting off when I turn the retard screw back out to run position.It will crank but runs irratic and smokes.I have 2 885s and even swapped out injection pumps,same problem.I have checked cam timing,injection timing and valve timing.Any help would be a...
by elwood59
Wed Oct 09, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 timing gears
Replies: 1
Views: 512

885 timing gears

Hello,I just installed a new crank shaft in an 885 I am restoring. I have the timing marks aligned but am not sure if the injection pump and the cam shaft are . This is my first time doing a crank shaft install and just want to know if it is right or what do I need to check.
by elwood59
Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 990 Selectamatic 3PT Hitch wont work
Replies: 7
Views: 1998

Re: 990 Selectamatic 3PT Hitch wont work

Hey I had the same the same problem with my old 990.It had been sitting in an old barn for over 20 years, had no idea what was wrong with it.After getting the tractor running,the lift would raise on its own. After removing the control valve a couple of times,I finally disassembled the control valve....
by elwood59
Sun Dec 23, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: any US members
Replies: 21
Views: 7115

Re: any US members

elwood59, 1969 780,1970 990,1965 990 ,1978 885,clemson south carolina
by elwood59
Fri Sep 28, 2018 1:06 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 990 selectamatic hyd. problem
Replies: 5
Views: 1298

Re: 990 selectamatic hyd. problem

Hey ollek, wanted to give you an update on the hydraulic problem.I pulled the valve chest back out and cleaned the original valve chest and set the spool valve,it works fine as it supposed to.The only thing I chaned is I took the steel ball of the hold valve.Get self satisfaction taking an old barn ...
by elwood59
Fri Sep 21, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 990 selectamatic hyd. problem
Replies: 5
Views: 1298

Re: 990 selectamatic hyd. problem

Most people would not have fooled with this tractor.It was a barn find,been setting in a leaky old barn for over 20 years.The old farmer died and it just sat. When I got it the pistons were stuck ,fuel tank was rotten, radiator was rotten,fuel pump glass bowl was broke and full of rust,the transmiss...