Posted by Diydave on September 16, 2012 at 11:14:46 from (220.127.116.11):
In Reply to: hesston 5800 posted by David scigliano on September 16, 2012 at 10:32:46:
Check to see if the pickup bars, where the teeth bolt to, are bent. If they are bent, stand to the left of the baler, as you face the front of it, and look at the row of teeth. If the teeth are not in a straight line, but look like a parenthesis symbol ) ) ) the bars are bent. you can un-bend them by hinging up the door, locking the safties, and hooking a come-a-long to the bars, and bending them back to straight. Also there is what I call a pickup flapper bar, in the bale chamber that might bend, or freeze in place, check that it rotates, and is straight. Watch out the bugger is sharp. Also, if the belts are really old and smooth, you will have problems, and starting bales can be easier, if the first bite of hay you feed into the baler, is made, by going across a big windrow, at a right angle to the windrow. Also, the manual covers all of this, plus can tell you which way to feed hay in, butts in first or heads in first. Believe it or not it makes a difference.
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 ]
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.