pressure plate adjustment

Farmall Cub Forum -- Questions and answers to all of your Cub related issues.

Moderator: Team Cub

Forum rules
Notice: For sale and wanted posts are not allowed in this forum. Please use our free classifieds or one of our site sponsors for your tractor and parts needs.

pressure plate adjustment

Postby Peter S » Mon May 10, 2004 11:11 am

I need to replace the pressure plate in my 63 and the replacement should be arriving in the next day or so. It is my understanding that the height of the fingers will need to be adjusted. This is where I would appreciate some pointers from the experts. I assume this is done after the disk and pressure plate are bolted to the flywheel. What is the set height of the fingers and what is the easiest way to do this adjustment? Any and all advice will be greating appreciated.
Peter

1951 Cub, 1963 Cub
User avatar
Peter S
 
Posts: 47
Joined: Fri Jul 18, 2003 11:24 am
Location: Massachusetts, Westfield
Zip Code: 01085
Tractors Owned: 1951 cub
1963 cub

Postby Bigdog » Mon May 10, 2004 12:47 pm

Peter, adjust the fingers so there is 1 1/8 to 1 1/4" between the flat surface of the plate and the fingers. The distance isn't as critical as making sure that all 3 are the same height. Do this after you have the assembly on the flywheel and before you put the halves of the tractor back together.
Bigdog
If you can't fix it with a hammer, you've got an electrical problem.

My wife says I don't listen to her. - - - - - - - - Or something like that!

http://www.cubtug.com
User avatar
Bigdog
Team Cub
Team Cub
 
Posts: 23814
Joined: Sun Feb 02, 2003 12:50 pm
Location: OH, Stoutsville
Zip Code: 43154
Circle of Safety Award
Circle of Safety: Y

Postby Peter S » Tue May 11, 2004 5:21 am

Bigdog, that's what I needed to know, thanks very much!
Peter

1951 Cub, 1963 Cub
User avatar
Peter S
 
Posts: 47
Joined: Fri Jul 18, 2003 11:24 am
Location: Massachusetts, Westfield
Zip Code: 01085
Tractors Owned: 1951 cub
1963 cub


Return to Farmall Cub

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: crazyjoe and 8 guests