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s19438

02-26-2014 11:28:19
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did you buy a sparex manifold?
I know you know I bought but I was wondering....yesterday me, my son and my SIL could not get the upper two inside manifold nuts to fit. did you have the same problem? also did you use new or used nuts?




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Del Huebner

02-28-2014 06:01:16
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 Re: miner09 in reply to s19438, 02-26-2014 11:28:19  

I replaced a manifold last summer on a TO-30, but I do not know the origin of the new manifold, it came with the tractor when I bought it. If I remember correctly I used a thin open end wrench and 3/8 socket set. I had to purchase a small breaker bar for the 3/8 set as the ratchet would not fit the socket in the close quarters. I replaced all the nuts with new ones. It was a little uncomfortable at times but did get it done and it did not leak.

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vp

02-27-2014 18:58:22
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 Re: miner09 in reply to s19438, 02-26-2014 11:28:19  
replaced the manifold on my to 30 bought it from stieners made in U S A did not have to do anything bolted right up



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Griz

02-27-2014 10:31:54
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 Re: miner09 in reply to s19438, 02-26-2014 11:28:19  
Bought one from here. It had a lot of grit in the runners. I put a lot of paint on a wad of clothe and pulled it through the intake runners to seal the grit. Didn"t want all of the grit going into the cylinders.



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Inno

02-27-2014 07:29:19
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 Re: miner09 in reply to s19438, 02-26-2014 11:28:19  
I bought one from here ( I think ) . Not sure if it was a sparex one but I was not too impressed with the fit. I had to do a LOT of die grinding to make enough clearance to get a socket in to tighten. Unfortunately I don't think there is any other option aside from used parts.



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Jason S.

02-27-2014 05:52:19
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 Re: miner09 in reply to s19438, 02-26-2014 11:28:19  
I would say they are all sourced from the same supplier reguardless of who you buy them from. I used one and had to grind on it. Yor other alternatives is to use allen head bolts, use a smaller nut that has been drilled and retapped to the correct size, or use one of the original manifolds.



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s19438

02-27-2014 06:24:53
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 Re: miner09 in reply to Jason S., 02-27-2014 05:52:19  
I bought one about eight years ago from a local ford tractor dealer who is also a sparex vendor. I don't remember if it was a sparex unit or what but I do know I had no problem with the nuts fitting other than a tight fit.



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Dan S (NY)

02-27-2014 04:40:27
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 Re: miner09 in reply to s19438, 02-26-2014 11:28:19  
I have installed a couple of new manifolds over the years and had to do a little die grinding to get clearance for the nuts to go on in several places. They weren't from Sparex but they may have the same problem.

Dan



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miner09

02-26-2014 16:19:50
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 Re: miner09 in reply to s19438, 02-26-2014 11:28:19  
Haven't installed it yet. Been to cold to paint. I install after painting. Will let you know. I know they are always hard to get on.



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