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Welder Dave's Recent Activity

  1. Welder Dave replied to the thread Clean Hydraulic OIl.

    For someone claiming 40 years experience I would have expected much better. I never resorted to name calling but tried to provide as...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 6:22 PM
  2. Welder Dave replied to the thread Bobcat S630 vs Cat 246D.

    Every seller is anal about taking care of their equipment when it's for sale. Why is he selling it with so few hours? Do you need a cab...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 3:50 PM
  3. Welder Dave replied to the thread Ford 555 backhoe.

    Doesn't sound like a linkage issue. Strainers and/or filters for the transmission could need servicing or the oil level is low. Someone...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 3:14 PM
  4. Welder Dave replied to the thread Clean Hydraulic OIl.

    I think sometime in the early 2000's as well it became an issue and that is why the newer owners manuals have in bold print "Always use...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 3:02 PM
  5. Welder Dave replied to the thread Clean Hydraulic OIl.

    How many do you want? The 2nd is from Parker. I went back and looked and it was in the repair manual that stated new oil must be...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 6:40 AM
  6. Welder Dave replied to the thread Bobcat Hydraulic fluid foaming and coming out breather cap.

    I was in a Bobcat dealer today and 18.9L of their oil was $118.00. I bought premium UTTF that was a full 20L for $75.00 so it is quite a...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 11:33 PM
  7. Welder Dave replied to the thread Ductile Iron parts.

    GM made the 8.2 Fuel Pincher but that doesn't mean all their diesels are bad.

    Jul 15, 2019 at 11:22 PM
  8. Welder Dave replied to the thread Is a MF 54A Backhoe compatible with a Massey Ferguson 20C?.

    Maybe look at a smaller hoe made to fit on an Ag tractor. One that has solid bolt on mounts is better than a 3 pt. hitch mounted.

    Jul 15, 2019 at 11:18 PM
  9. Welder Dave replied to the thread Leaking Oil Cooler.

    Did you call Hugh to see if he can be of assistance? $1499US is about $2000Can before GST and shipping.

    Jul 15, 2019 at 11:16 PM
  10. Welder Dave replied to the thread Clean Hydraulic OIl.

    Ok a little misunderstanding, I didn't word it right. I was trying to say that after a major repair the component supplier would require...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 11:12 PM
  11. Welder Dave replied to the thread Clean Hydraulic OIl.

    Keep digging!

    Jul 15, 2019 at 4:31 PM
  12. Welder Dave replied to the thread Ductile Iron parts.

    I think they had the odd bad engine but generally the are very good engines. Teledyne used to market them as Wisconsin Robin engines....

    Jul 15, 2019 at 4:17 PM
  13. Welder Dave replied to the thread Clean Hydraulic OIl.

    You have a couple experienced posters say that filtering the oil to meet manufacturers ISO specs. is required if they expect to get...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 4:13 PM
  14. Welder Dave replied to the thread Clean Hydraulic OIl.

    Thanks mg2361 and Nige for verifying that repairs and new components require pre-filtered oil. I'm not a mechanic or big time operator...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 3:01 PM
  15. Welder Dave replied to the thread Bobcat Hydraulic fluid foaming and coming out breather cap.

    Here's some info. [MEDIA]

    Jul 15, 2019 at 2:39 PM