Yesterday's Tractor Co.
Shop Now View Cart
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 8N,9N,2N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
 
Marketplace
Classified Ads
Photo Ads
Tractor Parts

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
  
Case Tractors Discussion Forum
Show Parts for Model:

300RN Progress

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register
Author  [Modern View]
dkeav

05-18-2017 11:39:27




Report to Moderator

Got the head back from shop. Exhaust valves were completely shot, springs weak and retainers worn. All new and hardened stuff for the new gas. Hope to get the clutch job finished up and joined back together this weekend so we can start putting the engine back together.

I've been pondering how you're supposed to get a torque wrench on the short bolts of the head. Can a crows foot be used?



[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
BarryfromIA

05-19-2017 05:30:13




Report to Moderator
 Re: 300RN Progress in reply to dkeav, 05-18-2017 11:39:27  
You can make the wrench you need from pawn shop odds and ends bins with a welder and some imagination.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
dkeav

05-18-2017 21:27:25




Report to Moderator
 Re: 300RN Progress in reply to dkeav, 05-18-2017 11:39:27  
I checked this evening and a crowsfoot would kinda work, but yes is too fat and will likely damage the tubes if not being really careful. I found an 11/16 version of the "Torque box adapter" wrench online for $25 so its on the way. I probably should have just got a whole set of them for the cost of another, but that set was full chinese and had bad reviews for being too thick.



[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Joe (Wa)

05-18-2017 19:00:55




Report to Moderator
 Re: 300RN Progress in reply to dkeav, 05-18-2017 11:39:27  

Try to find a box end extension like the pic, open end crowsfoot will probably be too wide and may ding up your tubes, that is really soft metal, easy to deform.

Considering the running gear wear, especially the retainers, I would run the engine with the valve cover off to check the amount of oil getting up to the top deck. You need sufficient oil not only to lube the running gear but also run off down the push rod tubes to lube the cam center and aft bearings, the tappet/lobe contact, and distributor gears.

Joe

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
dkeav

05-18-2017 12:46:19




Report to Moderator
 Re: 300RN Progress in reply to dkeav, 05-18-2017 11:39:27  
On the torque I found this older thread from Joe and RC Brooks.

http://forums.yesterdaystractors.com/viewtopic.php?p=6389321&sid=45711ad683f239075aef4934ed16737c

Looks like can use a crows foot if you keep it at 90 degree. I'm going to check with local case shop and see if they have the right tool I could use for an afternoon. Will use a crowsfoot if not.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Adirondack case guy

05-18-2017 14:34:55




Report to Moderator
 Re: 300RN Progress in reply to dkeav, 05-18-2017 12:46:19  

You need one of these. MAC pn# S65.



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

Hop to:


TRACTOR PARTS TRACTOR MANUALS
Fast Shipping!  Most of our stocked parts ship within 24 hours (M-Th). 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. [ About Us ]

Home  |  Forums


Copyright © 1997-2016 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