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by essexpete
Wed Jul 28, 2021 9:38 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 3CX with noisy slewing.
Replies: 9
Views: 179

Re: 3CX with noisy slewing.

Well done Scrooby might help someone in the future.
by essexpete
Tue Jul 27, 2021 1:33 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: jcb problems
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Re: jcb problems

Definitely check oil level. Huge capacity and if really low will require quite a lot. Sounds like the pick up is coming out of the oil with the rear down.
by essexpete
Tue Jul 20, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3c brakes
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Re: JCB 3c brakes

You could try Vicary Plant or perhaps here
https://www.tractorspareparts.co.uk/ley ... 2_148.html
by essexpete
Mon Jul 19, 2021 1:32 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 26/07/2021
Replies: 3688
Views: 813837

Re: Classic pictures Updated 19/07/2021

That's a big pile to shift with the FG! I like the photo of the Big J for some reason.
by essexpete
Sun Jul 18, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: Excavators
Topic: hydrolic oil change Jcb 3c 111 1978
Replies: 20
Views: 1684

Re: hydrolic oil change Jcb 3c 111 1978

It's a while ago, I am 90% it was hydraulic oil. Until sure, whatever you do, don't fill with the aggressive Dot type brake fluids.
by essexpete
Sun Jul 11, 2021 12:10 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 26/07/2021
Replies: 3688
Views: 813837

Re: Classic pictures Updated 10/07/2021

Guy, another Brit marque that disappeared into the great melting pot of the British Leyland organisation. It was all screwed in the end. Some good pictures there Steve.
by essexpete
Wed Jul 07, 2021 8:54 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3CIII
Replies: 43
Views: 2510

Re: JCB 3CIII

Front axles are a massive old lump! I was a bit lazy with ours and welded in a couple of plates to take out the worst of the wear fore and aft.
by essexpete
Mon Jul 05, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Hitachi EX27u Low Pressure ?
Replies: 14
Views: 4270

Re: Hitachi EX27u Low Pressure ?

What area in France John if you don't mind me asking?
by essexpete
Sat Jul 03, 2021 12:02 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Thwaites 4t Mach 040-2 shuttle wiring diagram wanted
Replies: 5
Views: 443

Re: Thwaites 4t Mach 040-2 shuttle wiring diagram wanted

I have spoken directly to parts department, they cannot supply direct but a they dated machines and found part numbers to go to local agent.
by essexpete
Fri Jul 02, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Tractors
Topic: Ford 2600 Hydraulics
Replies: 7
Views: 491

Re: Ford 2600 Hydraulics

I don't know anything about these tractors but it does point towards internal linkage fault with the linkage not moving the full travel. You might try The Farming Forum, there are 100s of Ford devotees on there.

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