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Lights wiring - MF 50 Diesel

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07-17-2017 01:29:54

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I inherited my grandfather's '63 MF 50. It has no lights and no wiring for lights. I went to the Argo website and found partial wiring diagrams, but they don't show where the power comes in from or where the switch is. Papa had wired in a pushbutton start switch since the key-switch doesn't work.
Any help getting headlights wired correctly would be appreciated. Thanks

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07-17-2017 19:12:34

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 Re: Lights wiring - MF 50 Diesel in reply to wayacoyote, 07-17-2017 01:29:54  

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07-17-2017 05:15:20

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 Re: Lights wiring - MF 50 Diesel in reply to wayacoyote, 07-17-2017 01:29:54  
Ground 2 wires from each headlight then run the other 2 together and connect to a toggle switch then out the other side to battery.

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07-17-2017 07:41:59

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 Re: Lights wiring - MF 50 Diesel in reply to 2tractors, 07-17-2017 05:15:20  
with a fuse.

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07-17-2017 10:40:32

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 Re: Lights wiring - MF 50 Diesel in reply to David G, 07-17-2017 07:41:59  
I've had problems grounding lights to the nearby tinwork. To correct, I ran the ground wires to the block or frame.

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