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DD in WA

07-29-2017 05:42:45




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Underneath the tractor yesterday and I notice near the small hole with the cotter pin that lets oil drip out there is a plate about 5 inches square held on by four bolts. What is this plate for and what's underneath it? Thought it would be easier to ask than actually remove it and possible create a problem I don't currently have.

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showcrop

07-29-2017 17:05:36




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 Re: 861 question in reply to DD in WA, 07-29-2017 05:42:45  
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The pressure relief cover is triangular with three screws last Looked.



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John in La

07-29-2017 07:47:00




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 Re: 861 question in reply to DD in WA, 07-29-2017 05:42:45  
The plate is just a inspection cover into the clutch area.



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tractorguy2

07-29-2017 06:48:43




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 Re: 861 question in reply to DD in WA, 07-29-2017 05:42:45  
Sounds like it could be the cover for the pressure relief valve for the hydraulic system.



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DD in WA

07-29-2017 06:27:02




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 Re: 861 question in reply to DD in WA, 07-29-2017 05:42:45  
Understand about the weep hole, interested about the 5 inch plate. Is it just access into that same area?



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D. Prater

07-29-2017 06:13:48




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 Re: 861 question in reply to DD in WA, 07-29-2017 05:42:45  
Its a weep hole, cotter pin keeps it cleaned out. If you have a leak in tranny input or rear main engine seal it will leak out of the weep hole. Thick oil is gear oil from tranny, thin oil is rear engine seal. If its a diesel the engine oil will be black.



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