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by ctomlin
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 Dead Hydraulics
Replies: 7
Views: 877

Re: 885 Dead Hydraulics

Thanks for the replies. I tried again to get the bleed nipple off, long story short, it sheared! Bum! I investigated further the hydrolics. I removed the right hand ramshaft cover with the engine running to see a plume of oil gushing from the far right side. It did not matter where the quadrant was ...
by ctomlin
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 Dead Hydraulics
Replies: 7
Views: 877

Re: 885 Dead Hydraulics

Hi, Thanks for the reply. I understand your comment about needing a basic knowledge of the system, but when you've never owned or operated one it's always hard to sift through the information available to find the correct info! It was reading on various forums that made me think maybe the system nee...
by ctomlin
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 885 Dead Hydraulics
Replies: 7
Views: 877

885 Dead Hydraulics

Hi All, I have a bit of a battered 885, engine is running nicely, but no hydraulics at all. The tractor was sitting for a few years before I bought it. I rescued it from a garden and brought home. The gearbox/hydraulic oil was in a shocking state, completely emulsified and when I drained it out, the...