amp gauge

Sat Dec 07, 2013 11:12 pm

where is a good place to get a replacement amp gauge for a 57 cub? thanks

Re: amp gauge

Sun Dec 08, 2013 7:37 am

I would try T M one of the forum sponsors , they are fine folks with good service . If they don' t have them then Steiner.com
Will be a source.

Berlin

Re: amp gauge

Sun Dec 08, 2013 8:10 am

i checked tm's site , they don't seem to stock them anymore. i'll check again, maybe i overlooked them.would someone post a pic of what they look like for a 57. thanks

Re: amp gauge

Sun Dec 08, 2013 9:35 am

Our tractor supply store has a wall full of farmall cub parts. I don't know if they have them in your area. I got a voltage regulator from them yesterday $47. They had all the gauges in stock on the wall. Cheaper then the IH dealer and if you get the wrong part it's your fault for not reading the label.

Re: amp gauge

Sun Dec 08, 2013 9:50 am

OEM

Re: amp gauge

Sun Dec 08, 2013 3:50 pm

If you have a Carquest auto parts store in your area they sell an ammeter that is very similar, if you still have a generator, be sure NOT to get the 60amp one, or you will not be able to tell if it is charging.

Re: amp gauge

Mon Dec 09, 2013 9:21 am

Rob, I got a nice USA (CT no less) made one from Steiner. My mistake was getting 60 amp, so it hardly moves on a 12v Cub. They have IH labeled ones for twice the money, but a 20 or 30A one is only $12.25

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Re: amp gauge

Tue Dec 10, 2013 9:23 pm

Thanks for the suggestion about the insulation of the terminals from the bracket as a short may cause ammeter to not read. That may be what is wrong with my Ford tractor so I need to check it.

Re: amp gauge

Wed Dec 11, 2013 6:13 am

Stevenstractor.com in Louisiana usually carries the along with other cub parts.

Re: amp gauge

Wed Dec 11, 2013 8:41 am

I have delt with Stevens Tractor in Louisiana. Good people.

Billy

Re: amp gauge

Wed Dec 11, 2013 11:20 pm

Rob,

I've dealt with a local gentleman to us in Coventry Ct. who sells gauges. I've purchased a few and have been very happy with them.

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