Welcome! Please use the navigational links on your left to explore our website.

Company Logo Shop Now
   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
Ford 8N/9N Club
Today's Tractors
Garden Tractors
Classic Trucks
Kountry Life
  
Discussion Forum
:

AC ED40 -Orwell, VT

Welcome Guest, Log in or Register
Author 
Freeman Corey

04-17-2002 10:04:35




Report to Moderator

I purchased an AC ED40 that is in very good condition. After reading the comments regarding the recent article, looks like parts are going to be a problem. Can any ED40 owners let me know about any problems that they have encountered? Does anyone have a good parts source? Any general info about the tractor??
thanks,




[Log in to Reply]   [No Email]
RHaupt

04-11-2004 10:48:57




Report to Moderator
 Re: AC ED40 -Orwell, VT in reply to Freeman Corey , 04-17-2002 10:04:35  
Hello,
I just read your article regarding your purchase of and AC ED-40. I have one also that purrs like
a kitten. Parts are hard to find, but maybe for you no longer. I am interested in selling mine as
we sold our farm 3 years ago. The ED-40 was only used to mow the fields twice a year on a 40 acre farm. My mechanic has taken good care of me and my father-in-law, who has since passed away, and am only interested in selling it since the farm was sold. I am in central Pennsylvania and you may E-mail me for any further information.

Thank you,

RHaupt

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
Grumpy

04-17-2002 12:41:49




Report to Moderator
 Re: AC ED40 -Orwell, VT in reply to Freeman Corey , 04-17-2002 10:04:35  
ED40 designed and built at Essendine, Rutland, UK and a quantity exported to USA market around 1966.
The engine is the Standard Motor Co Diesel Model 23C or after take-over of that manufacturer by Leyland redesignated as the Leyland OE138. Hydraulics in two phases, the later phase machines being called "Depthomatic", I think closely based on the MF-35 system. A good basic tractor but production not on a high enough level such as to create a dent in the UK tractor market dominated by the MF-35. Production ceased when the UK built A-C agricultural machinery division was disposed of to J.C.Bamford.

[Log in to Reply]  [No Email]
freeman

04-28-2002 18:11:12




Report to Moderator
 Re: Re: AC ED40 -Orwell, VT in reply to Grumpy, 04-17-2002 12:41:49  
I am assuming from your response that Leyland and the MF35 used the same Standard Diesel engine. Would the AC ED40, Leyland OE138, MF 35 have interchangeable engine, mechanical, or body parts?? Any cross reference info available? When I purchased the tractor, I was told it was a 1959, however the engine number starts as 29 5 64 -then multiple spacing -302299-11. Can I assume it was manufactured in 1964? I am currently having problems locating steer box parts at the Agco dealer, do you have any info for parts sources.
Appreciate your help, thanks.

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

Hop to:


TRACTOR PARTS TRACTOR MANUALS
We sell tractor parts!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor - the right parts. Our low prices and years of research make us your best choice when you need parts. Shop Online Today. [ About Us ]

Home  |  Forums


Today's Featured Article - ... [Read Article]

Latest Ad: 3 JD 6600 d combines 1 w 329 1 w 404 Turbo 1w 404 non Turbo believed to be good motors also 2 JD platforms and 643 ch posting for friend call for details. [More Ads]

Copyright © 1997-2020 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

Website Accessibility Policy

Binary file (standard input) matches