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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Putting the tractor back together after 2 years


I went out to work on the Minneapolis-Moline G1355 yesterday. I went sort of blank. I have no idea how this stuff goes back on. It was two years ago that I took it apart.
Brother and I put the engine back in. Brother put the engine back together. My traditional role has been the engine installation. I installed the starter...
I was going to install the water pump and air cleaner (which shares mounting holes with the thermostat) and put the frame rails and front end on, but I can't remember anything...
I went back to making feed.

6 comments:

  1. I've gotten some surprisingly good tutorials online about repairing stuff. Maybe you can find some info online.

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    1. There are no tutorials on putting Minneapolis-Moline G1355 tractors back together. I know that is strange, but it seems to be the case.

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  2. There is lots of advice at Yesterdays Tractor site, some of it quite good. I hope I am not in the same boat with my Massey. Its only been about two weeks and I have my doubts about getting it back together. Sure do miss that front end loader.

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    1. I do have the service manual and parts book so it is not as difficult as I thought. Good luck with the Massey.

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  3. That is a rare tractor, original manuals might be hard to find. A friend sold his 10 years ago or so. You might call Harry at McHenry's at 513-877-2601.

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  4. Better late than never????
    Maybe in another two years, you'll remember where the remaining parts go?

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