1. Finn farmer

    Buying a tractor, or buying a dealer?

    I've always found this quite interesting. We've always bought the best deal knowing that all the dealers are good. But now i've come to the conclusion that the dealer has quite a large role on tractor sales. How i came into this conclusion? As you may or may not know, Claas is quite new to our...
  2. N

    New Holland Tractors

    We are looking at purchasing two new tractors and New Holland are very competitive, however we keep hearing they have reliability issues and downtime can be very expensive, does anyone have first hand experience if this is correct or is it just gossip, we are looking at a T315 & T270 and have...
  3. G

    Maxxum 51 series oil pressure

    Hi peeps 51 series maxxum, what should the oil pressure be with a hot engine ticking over! tia
  4. Z

    Best Hay Preservative ....(apart from sun )

    What do people use now I have a balers choice kit on a 80*90 new Holland Have used eco bale DA on haylage very successfully Balers choice is £650 for 200 litres I'm looking for other alternatives
  5. W

    4 cylinder question.

    Currently running a 160hp 6 cylinder but looking to change it shortly. It’s main jobs are ploughing with a 4 furrow reversible, 3 meter power Harrow, bailing, cutting silage, slurry tanking and silage/grain haulage with 12 ton trailers. Thinking about changing it for a 4 cylinder, the 6130R...
  6. Agriland RSS

    Changes afoot for Challenger?

    Written by Justin Roberts Challenger is AGCO’s fourth biggest tractor range, but its future as the company’s flagship brand in North America appears to be in some doubt over the long term. AGCO has long been a master of brand management – it lies at the very heart of the company’s formation...
  7. F

    Case led lights

    Does anyone know who makes the led work lights on new case's. Had one on demo and the lights were fab but couldn't see a name on them and would like to buy some for our loader if they're not too expensive, thanks Frank
  8. T

    International 895 lifting ram

    Anyone know where I get a rear lifting ram for my 895. Theres two on them but I'm missing one. Is there a left or right hand side or both the same? Thanks in advance
  9. Bald Rick

    The Demo Thread

    Anything on demo? Thoughts & observations... Since Monday this has been here on triple mowers, trailer and tanker Verdict ... it's not a John Deere
  10. P

    New Holland guidence ready.

    Looking at a nh tractor that is guidence ready. It has a intelliview4 screen. What would I need to make it steer its self?? I have a 750 screen if needed!
  11. Hillside

    Tractor comfort

    After another day bouncing about on a tractor with cab and front suspension that leaves me sore at night what is a comfy tractor to sit in all day and not feel like a can of irn bru ready to explode 🤯!!
  12. robbie

    Ez guide 500 coverage switch.

    I've recently bought a ez guide 500 and want to wire it in to the sprayer and another tractor for area coverage, I've found the signal outputs I need for both the tractor and the sprayer and I have spoke to as Comms and double checked which pins I need to use on the back of the GPS. I just need...
  13. P1LTS

    4630 Transmission Oil Spec

    Can anybody advise on the correct specification for the transmission (not back end) oil in a 1990 Ford 4630 please? Also what is the most effective way of cleaning the transmission oil filter? Thanks
  14. M

    Loader for JXU

    I'm considering selling our 40-something year old 2wd loader tractor and instead getting a loader for our Case JX100U. Don't know much about loaders at all, wondering what the best options are - Quicke/Trima/Case/any other (maybe cheaper) makes worth considering? It won't be doing a massive...
  15. C

    Case international 856xl 4wd to 2wd conversion

    Hi, I’ve acquired a rough 856xl plus, 1994 model. It’s a project for summer as I’ve always fancied one, the front axle is totally knackered, 4wd shaft into the axle sheared off, axle worn, centre pivot done in, I’m thinking of doing a 2wd conversion on it, I’d prefer it as a 2wd anyway so it’s...
  16. M

    Fendt 926 vario

    What would one need to look out for on these models? From 12k hours up
  17. W

    Case optum 300

    Looking for a fairly big hp tractor but nimble enough to go on corn cart etc. I have demoed it and ti be honest really liked it, but I have never had a case before, so what are people's findings...
  18. beardface

    John Deere 5115 r

    What's people's thoughts on these? Off to look at one with just over 2k on clock this week. Looks tidy, new boots too. Anything I should ask about?
  19. Cmoran

    John Deere direct drive gearbox?

    I’m looking at a 2013 R series in my local garage but it a direct drive gearbox what are they like?ive only ever had power quad and they are bullet proof
  20. Badshot

    Which egnos sats to use?

    Ever since they changed sats the bloody signal is absolute shite. Which is best one to use? 123, 126, 136? Auto select doesn't seem to work any more, just had twenty minutes waiting for my rtk to come back because the satellite needed fecked off.