240 Utility Questions

All other non-specific model Farmall / IH / CASE tractors. (Catch-All)

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.
User avatar
Brandon Webb
10+ Years
10+ Years
Posts: 2296
Joined: Tue Sep 20, 2005 4:32 pm
Zip Code: 40741
Tractors Owned: 1947 Cub #1024
1950 Non-Electric Cub "Plain Jane"
1957 Farmall Cub High Crop
1975 International Cub

Cub 174 Planter with Row Markers
No. 27 Corn and Pea Attachment
No. 12 Rotary Weeder Attachment
Location: London, Kentucky

240 Utility Questions

Postby Brandon Webb » Fri Mar 30, 2007 9:22 am

Got the 240 out yesterday to change the oil and get it ready to mow this year, and dad just gave it to me! :shock: Told me I could restore it and use it , or trade it whatever I wanted to do. I've decided I'll just fix it up and continue using it to mow my yard. I have some questions, we had one before that was a 2 point hitch, this one has a 3 point hitch and power steering. Is that rare? Our local dealer has one and it also is a 2 point. What years were these tractors made? Plus it has vertical exhaust is this just a farmer fix or was this an option? Here's a pic of it, it runs good and dad had been changing out the hood sides and pieces on it over the years so the hood and sheetmetal pieces are perfect. It needs painted and new tach and guages.

User avatar
Cub Pro
Cub Pro
Posts: 1860
Joined: Sun Mar 30, 2003 10:25 am
Zip Code: 06457
eBay ID: cmtelephone
Tractors Owned: Restored: 1950 Cub, 1950 Cub Demo, 1948 super AI, 1935 Silver King, 1946 Oliver 60 RC, John Deere M

In working clothes:
1950 cub, 1948 cub, 1941 A, 1948 H, 1963 B414, 1958 240U, 1947 Oliver 60 industrial, Oliver 70 industrial. IH 450,
Location: CT, Middletown

Postby artc » Fri Mar 30, 2007 12:08 pm

mine brandon, is an early unit, 1958, no PS, two point fast hitch, under exhaust.

for S/N look here


the parts manual indicates that the tractor could have either type exhaust.

the changeover, if you will, to the now standard 3 point hitch, was right around the time these tractors were produced. my parts book, issued 4/1960, shows both 2 point and 3 point as attachments.
my thinking is that the later tractors would be more likely to have a 3 point setup.

nice looking tractor, BTW. do you have a source for hood trim parts?
'If they're tappin', they're not burnin'

Daniel H.
10+ Years
10+ Years
Posts: 608
Joined: Mon Feb 03, 2003 1:18 pm
Zip Code: 27055
Tractors Owned: 1951 Super A
1955 Cub Lo-boy
1955 Ferguson TO-35
Circle of Safety: Y
Location: NC, Yadkinville

Postby Daniel H. » Fri Mar 30, 2007 7:13 pm

do you have a source for hood trim parts?

Do you mean the hood skirts?

Try this gentleman:

Jeffsbigdawg@aol.com. Evening phone 317-216-8269
The four most expensive words in tractor restoration: "We might as well..."

  • Similar Topics
    Last post

Return to “Farmall / IH / CASE”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests