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6 Steps to Winterize Equipment By: 12/02/2014 @ 10:26am

Winterizing equipment can save you time when you need it most during busy seasons and can reduce the expense of repairs, says Mark Hanna, Iowa State University Extension. “It’s a lot easier to take care of…

Recharging an AC System By: 11/24/2014 @ 2:34pm

Once considered a luxury, air conditioning in machinery is now a necessity, demanding the same maintenance management as an engine or transmission. In the case of air conditioning, the equipment at work…

Small Engine Maintenance By: 10/30/2014 @ 4:48pm

The small gasoline engine is employed for a myriad of tasks on the farm. For the most part, they are dutiful soldiers. That is, if you can get them to run. By far, the most common complaint is either hard…

Replacing a Radiator By: 10/16/2014 @ 4:02pm

A typical scenario might go like this: An engine on a tractor, combine, self-propelled sprayer, or truck needs a new radiator and is beginning to run hot. You shop around and find a wide discrepancy in price…

Fixing Road Lope By: 10/16/2014 @ 2:57pm

In a recent survey, Titan Tire Corporation found that 47% of growers – regardless of tire brand – identified road lope as a problem they experience with their tractors and combines. Road lope is the…

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