Jump to content

Unofficial Home of Old Simplicity & Allis-Chalmers Garden Tractors

Sign in to follow this  
Architectdave

Loose Bolts

Recommended Posts

Architectdave

Was just out scraping the slush off the driveway from teh storm after the storm and noticed some movement between in the 3314 that did not feel right. Lifted the seat pan to find all the bolts, frame to bevel gear box both front and side plates were loose. tightened tehm all up and its fine. ANyone else have this happen?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
huffy

I've only got one plate/bgb bolt that likes to continually work itself loose. It's the one that holds the drive belt guide. I don't know why, but going through that guide negates the effectiveness of the lock washer. So, I had to put a little loctite on it.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
HubbardRA

My 716H had loose bolts when I first put it together. Guess I didn't check them. For a while, I thought that a Sunstrand was the roughest starting transmission I had ever seen. Since I have tightened the bolts, it works very nicely. LOL

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this  

  • Who's Online (See full list)

    • NateShedivy
    • Tom45
    • SmilinSam
  • Today's Birthdays

    1. Josiah deshong
      Josiah deshong
      (37 years old)
  • Recent Status Updates

    • F.U.N.

      F.U.N.  »  sandyhillbill

      Dear Sandhillbill
      Can you please copy me on this data, for Sun Star parts list.
      :
      September 12, 2004 Mike I sent you a PM and have all the mfgs. available for the tiller/hitch/pto/liftgroup if you need me to send them to you. Let me know. Thanks, F.U.N.    
      · 0 replies
    • gwiseman

      gwiseman

      Club banners are available  for members use during show season https://simpletractors.com/forums/topic/57849-simpletractors-club-banners-available/
       
      · 0 replies
  • Adverts

×