Yesterday's Tractor Co. Compare our Prices For Parts
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
  
Ford 9N, 2N & 8N Discussion Forum
Show Parts for Model:

Re: Amp draw on tractor?

[Show Entire Topic]  

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

05-10-2013 20:07:26
69.36.49.151



Report to Moderator

Got it. Sometimes new doesn't always mean good. Specially with today's
parts made to lower standards.

Do you have spark at the plug wires when you roll it over?

If you have a tester, that will work, but if not there should be a snappy
blue/white spark that will jump to a good ground when you hold the wire

close to it. You could also use a spark plug and ground the body of it to
look. Any good plug will work for that.

Use an insulated tool to hold it, or you get to feel that spark!

If no spark, do you have battery voltage to the top of the coil when the
points are open? Does it drop to about half that when the points are closed?

The ammeter would indicate the points opening and closing as well, but I
find it hard to tell when the engine is turned over by a 12 votl battery.

Just turns too fast for the needle to react.

With the front mount distributor you could have a bad coil, or it could just be

a bad connection between the coil and the distributor.

Could also be a bad ignition switch not applying power to the coil.

So rather than throwing money at parts, we need to isolate it to the cause.

[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
Dave/MO

05-10-2013 20:27:54
173.186.177.211



Report to Moderator
 Re: Amp draw on tractor? in reply to Royse, 05-10-2013 20:07:26  
If I am correct. If I ohm out the ignition switch with it turned off I should get OL on my meter and if I turn key on it should read anything but OL. I will check switch tomorrow and also ohm out coil. When I bought coil it read 3.0 ohms. If it reads lower then it is bad right?



[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