Welcome to the new version of CMN!
Some help showing the new functions How-To

How-to: Browsing the forum effectively

Search found 967 matches

by Mrsmackpaul
Mon Nov 20, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Thwaites Dumper Fuel Starvation Issue
Replies: 3
Views: 87
Flag: Australia

Re: Thwaites Dumper Fuel Starvation Issue

the two most common things that come to mind is a leaking fuel hose or crud in the tank blocking the fuel line If these are the type of motor I imagine it should be fairly simple to fix as there wouldnt be a lot on them to go wrong One last thought maybe the breather on the fuel tank might be blocke...
by Mrsmackpaul
Sun Nov 19, 2017 12:56 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Stopping the engine
Replies: 7
Views: 190
Flag: Australia

Re: Stopping the engine

Should hold a constant revs I would think
Maybe the governor has no oil or maybe its badly worn either way worth checking the oil in the governor first
Other things I have found that cause a diesel to hunt bad are compressions all over the place and needing a valve grind

Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Sun Nov 19, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Competition Oct & Nov 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 654
Flag: Australia

Re: CMN Photo Competition Oct & Nov 2017

out walking the pooches and snapped a Cameco cane harvester parked on the side of the road

Image
by Mrsmackpaul
Thu Nov 16, 2017 12:41 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Competition Oct & Nov 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 654
Flag: Australia

Re: CMN Photo Competition Oct & Nov 2017

Passed another break pusher today of another brand
A old Allis Chalmers


Image
by Mrsmackpaul
Wed Nov 15, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Competition Oct & Nov 2017
Replies: 19
Views: 654
Flag: Australia

Re: CMN Photo Competition Oct & Nov 2017

doing some work on the float

Paul


Image
by Mrsmackpaul
Tue Nov 07, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: ARGH! 3C MkIII Knocking like a good (bad) 'un!
Replies: 6
Views: 215
Flag: Australia

Re: ARGH! 3C MkIII Knocking like a good (bad) 'un!

guessing its not good from what you are describing but you never know If the crank is still good it is probably cheaper and a better end result to fix your motor as you know its all ok then Maybe some further investigation needed before spending any money might be the go as no matter what you do you...
by Mrsmackpaul
Fri Nov 03, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Old Benford info please
Replies: 15
Views: 661
Flag: Australia

Re: Old Benford info please

I dunno if you know this or not Fred so disregard if you do already When people out here talk wheel track we talk center of the tyre or track to center of the tyre or track, not the out side edge to out side edge, so old mate who supplied the measurements may well have been spot on Good luck with th...
by Mrsmackpaul
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:09 am
Forum: Tractors
Topic: Then and now
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Flag: Australia

Re: Then and now

It is amazing for all the so called advances in agg we havent advanced very far at all when you stop and look at it
by Mrsmackpaul
Wed Oct 11, 2017 11:58 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Update 11/11/2017
Replies: 2595
Views: 172755
Flag: Australia

Re: Classic pictures Update 08/10/2017

Ha Ha Ha yeah mate missed all the fun times

Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Sun Oct 08, 2017 1:48 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Update 11/11/2017
Replies: 2595
Views: 172755
Flag: Australia

Re: Classic pictures Update 08/10/2017

The Vatican Mack (Fiat), they sold quite well out here for some years till they up and left one night and left all the owners high and dry with no parts
International tried to introduce them again in the 90's but the damage was done, cant even give the second hand ones away

Paul

Go to advanced search