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  1. JD 420 Hot PTO coil

    Hydrostatic Drive Tractors
    Have a John Deere 420 - 1983. Seems that the front PTO coil is getting excessively hot. One burned up in June & I replaced it. Now the new one is also getting hot. The unit runs for about a half hour before the smell becomes noticeable. I have checked and rechecked the gap on the friction...
  2. Help with 325 PTO Clutch Issue?

    John Deere Lawn Tractors & Late Garden Tractors
    My 325 lately has been making an awful noise when I engage the PTO to run the mower. In the past, when I pulled up on the PTO lever, the mower engaged almost immediately but now it makes a noise (screech?) for maybe 2 or 3 seconds before the mower engages. The previous owner replaced the PTO...
  3. Hopefully not putting my foot in it....112 PTO question(s).

    Gear Drive Tractors
    My 112 is a dedicated snow machine, and only gets out in winter for blade and blower rather than any grass work (our yard is tiny, but clearing around our city block in snow season makes a good justification for seat time). This month has been a pleasure of sorts in MN, with plenty of snow...
  4. Model 30 Tiller - Rear PTO - 12" Extension - 3 pt Mount - Cincinnati - $2250

    All, For sale is my model 30 hydraulic tiller for the 300/400 series tractors. $2,250 OBO This is the rear PTO driven version. Comes with installed 12" extension. Package comes with the REAR PTO and associated hardware. Tiller comes with 3 point hitch mount as shown. Package comes with...
  5. 318 49" Snow Blower and Rear PTO

    49" Snow Blower - has new chain and new sprocket. Asking $450.00 USD Rear PTO - Good condition. Asking $600.00 USD Located outside of Springfield, MA Please call 413-654-6601
  6. 430 Garden Tractor with 47" Snowblower stops working

    John Deere and Allied Attachments
    I am running a 47" snowblower on a 430 garden tractor. After several seconds of blowing snow, the auger and paddles lock up, and the front PTO makes a horrendous clattering sound while trying to turn the blower shaft (which is locked up tight). After I clear the snow from the blower and chute...
  7. John Deere 318 with 3pt, pto Cozy cab, front dethatcher and Trac Vac

    I picked this unit up at an estate sale so I don't have much history with this unit. It is in very good shape and was well taken care of 1985 936 hours Includes tire chains Includes manual Great condition Cozy cab is in great shape with minmal rust - fan works, wiper does not, does not have...
  8. John Deere 318 PTO smoking??

    Hydrostatic Drive Tractors
    Doing my usual yard mowing this weekend and I started to smell something funny. A few minutes later, I see smoke rolling out from the front of the tractor. Its definitely the PTO and/or belt and not the engine. I thought maybe the belt had loosened up so I tightened it up a little. I managed...
  9. 420 front PTO issues

    Hydrostatic Drive Tractors
    Hi Everyone, I am having a problem with the front pto on my 420, the pto light stays on even before engaging it and soon as I do the engine stalls out as increase throttle. I have checked the air gaps on the pto and adjusted them. Im thinking its an issue with the TDCM and im wondering if anyone...
  10. 330 Rear PTO Stuck on

    Hydrostatic Drive Tractors
    It makes a bit of a rattle racket, and when I flip the switch I can see the clutch plates move together more to engage. So it looks like it is not disengaging all the way. I'm not familiar with this device at all and need to fix it so I can use my rear hydraulic tiller in the coming weeks. What...
  11. 318 PTO won't restart when engine is warmed up?

    Hydrostatic Drive Tractors
    My 1992 700hr 318 front PTO runs fine when engaged at start of snow blowing job.... but if you disengage it to clear the shoot it won't re engage until the engine cools down? Any ideas on what might cause this fault?
  12. 400 PTO and 3 pt hitch - what is the assembly/disassembly sequence?

    Hydrostatic Drive Tractors
    Hi All, I just joined, and I am hoping I can get some help. My question, if someone can point me in the right direction, is this. On a Deere 400, what is the sequence of removal (or installation) for both the 3 point and PTO? I have the manual, and it indicates WHAT, but not HOW. There is no...
  13. 48" John Deere tiller for sale

    48" John Deere tiller for sale ,fits front pto, you will get everything in pics , drive shaft , rear pto , tiller drive shaft , tiller $2300.00 , will ship at your cost , in Oklahoma
  14. John Deere 318 Front PTO won't engage.

    General Repair
    Hi all, I have a John Deere 318. Last week I mowed the entire yard no problems. Went out this week in my half hour of spare time and fired up the tractor. I turned on the switch for the front PTO and nothing, no lights, no click from the PTO, nothing (only has front PTO). I swapped out for a...
  15. JD 300 PTO won't disengage (?) after installing mower belt

    Hydrostatic Drive Tractors
    I recently switched out the snow plow for my mower deck. Now, when I turn off the tractor while mowing, it won't restart for hours. It eventually restarts but it seems the tractor has to cool off and rest...last weekend it had to sit in the yard overnight. It happened to me again just now. When...
  16. 112 front pto model E0541

    John Deere and Allied Attachments
    Hi All, I just bought a model E0541 front pto attachment which was with a 112 tractor. Is there any info on this or any interest?