Yesterday's Tractor Co. Low Prices, Parts Ship Fast!
Click Here or call 800-853-2651 
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
 
Marketplace
Classified Ads
Photo Ads

Community
Discussion Forums
Project Journals
Tractor Town
Your Stories
Show & Pull Guide
Events Calendar
Hauling Schedule

Galleries
Tractor Photos
Implement Photos
Vintage Photos
Help Identify
Parts & Pieces
Stuck & Troubled
Vintage Ads
Community Album
Photo Ad Archives

Research & Info
Articles
Tractor Registry
Tip of the Day
Safety Cartoons
Tractor Values
Serial Numbers
Tune-Up Guide
Paint Codes
List Prices
Production Nbrs
Tune-Up Specs
Torque Values
3-Point Specs
Glossary

Miscellaneous
Tractor Games
Just For Kids
Virtual Show
Museum Guide
Memorial Page
Feedback Form

Yesterday's Tractors Facebook Page

Related Sites
Tractor Shed
TractorLinks.com
Ford 8N/9N Club
Today's Tractors
Garden Tractors
Classic Trucks
Kountry Life
Enter your email address to receive our newsletter!

subscribe
unsubscribe
  
Case Tractors Discussion Forum
Show Parts for Model:

Re: Case plans before merger

[Show Entire Topic]  

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register
Author  [Modern View]
Adirondack case guy

03-18-2013 18:17:32
74.69.160.79



Report to Moderator

Pete,
I'm not sure how long that the Steiger aquisition was tied up in court, but I believe the buyout started before the Case IH merger. Perhaps the conclusion was post merger. My memory is vague on the timing, but I know Case wanted all of it's dealers to document all our issues with the 90 series 4WDs for their court case to demomstrate that they needed to replace the ridgid frame concept with the Steiger design.
Sounds wierd for a company to ask dealers for negatives, but I remember the senario. Perhaps the other old Case dealers might remember this also. We had sold a 4490 to a customer. It had a mind of it's own. We had Case service reps at our dealership multipal times, to solve problems. Finally we delivered the customer a new 4490 that we had provided him, out of our new tractor inventory, while the original one was broken down. Our service staff and company service reps tore out the whole electrical system and replaced it with new, and it was resold under a special program that Case set up. It did work as designed after that.
Loren

[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
pete 23

03-18-2013 18:29:12
74.47.40.242



Report to Moderator
 Re: Case plans before merger in reply to Adirondack case guy, 03-18-2013 18:17:32  
I guess you have a lot more information than I have so have no reason to doubt what you say. Speaking of having a mind of it's own. We sold one 4494 that did also, at least it seemed that way to me. Could not convince customer's hired operators to be darn sure the steering selector switch was in front steer positon when driving down the road. It liked to take off once in a while and head for the side of the road. I think I traced it down to a loose set screw on steering sensor if I remember correctly. It was an experience for me not being familiar with Case equipment. Had another 4494 that the pto speed was incorrect. I checked it out against another one that was correct but we transfered it out to another dealer who needed one so never pinned it down. Noticed it when on the dyno so started checking pto rpm against engine rpm's. It was a real challenge working on so many different models of tractors when I had enough problems with the red ones the way it was.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
[Show Entire Topic]     [Options]  [Printer Friendly]  [Posting Help]  [Return to Forum]   [Log in to Reply]

Hop to:

TRACTOR   PARTS TRACTOR   MANUALS
Same-Day Shipping! Most of our stocked parts ship the same day you order (M-F).  Expedited shipping available, just call!  Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors.  Compare our super low shipping rates!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor.  We are a Company you can trust and have generous return policies!   Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651. [ More Info ]

Home  |  Forums


Copyright © 1997-2014 Yesterday's Tractor Co.

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters