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by topkit
Wed Nov 14, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 1987 JCB 3CX 1550B Losing reverse from time to time
Replies: 9
Views: 422
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Re: 1987 JCB 3CX 1550B Losing reverse from time to time

I have owned both Borg warner type and electric shuttle and both use 10W oil infact my 1992 electric shuttle 3cx that i have just serviced has got JCB 10w transmission oil, the last person had put in Dextron which is not correct i have the manual in front of me and it learly says jcb special transmi...
by topkit
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:52 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: My JCB 3C mk2
Replies: 30
Views: 2032
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Re: My JCB 3C mk2

Lol i will keep an eye out for you.
by topkit
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:51 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: Early JCB 2,2B, 3 & 4C operators handbooks
Replies: 0
Views: 69
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Early JCB 2,2B, 3 & 4C operators handbooks

I have three early 1960's JCB Operators Handbook / Parts Catalogue all are used but in good useable codition and pretty rare to find nowadays as follows. Got to be worth £40 each pm me if interested.

1 x JCB 2 & 2B mk1
1 x JCB 3 mk1
1 x JCB 4C
by topkit
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 1966 2d?
Replies: 8
Views: 480
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Re: 1966 2d?

Laird i forgot o mention to you that i have an original JCB Operators Hanbook and parts catalogue all in one book for JCb 2 and 2B it' in used but good condition, Also got an Early 3c and 4c handbook ands parts catalogue all are for sale, i will post an ad in the classifieds.
by topkit
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: My JCB 3C mk2
Replies: 30
Views: 2032
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Re: My JCB 3C mk2

Great job and a good tip too thanks, i remember putting the back window in my 911 targa when i rebuilt it years ago, All the experts said you can't o it which then turned it into a challenge which i won. Have you got it fully glazed up now or do you still need more glass. It certainly makes a lot of...
by topkit
Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:00 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: My JCB 3C mk2
Replies: 30
Views: 2032
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Re: My JCB 3C mk2

Take you time fitting it, if i were you i would use a new rubber seal and get it warm and flexible put it in hot water for a little whil. Then it's the usual piece of string and someone on the outside putting some light pressure on the glass as you pull the string. Enjoy! :D
by topkit
Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 3CX backhoe stripdown
Replies: 6
Views: 301
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Re: 3CX backhoe stripdown

I would get plenty of cans of plus gas ans squirt liberal amounts around everything that you want to undo first of all, i use a drift to knock pins out, i also use wooden wedges to hold rams in place if i am removing their pins, with regards to the slide rails i would use the plastic ones, i would n...
by topkit
Wed Oct 31, 2018 7:50 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 3CX backhoe stripdown
Replies: 6
Views: 301
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Re: 3CX backhoe stripdown

I did the very same to a project 7 that i had earlier this year, i would get yourself some decent pallets they make an ideal rest for a backhoe, take care as you knock pins out and watch for what the are attaching/ detaching as it may be pretty heavy. I would kake sure that you have plenty of shims ...
by topkit
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: My JCB 3C mk2
Replies: 30
Views: 2032
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Re: My JCB 3C mk2

Just gone on ebay this evening, back window and frame item no 202484104172
by topkit
Sun Oct 28, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: My JCB 3C mk2
Replies: 30
Views: 2032
Flag: Great Britain

Re: My JCB 3C mk2

Found this one on Ebay the seller doesn't say whether its a mk1, mk2 or mk3 but you may be lucky ebay item 302933765388

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