Way To Keep Snap Ring On PTO Shaft
Marvin Jantzi, Augres, Mich.: "The snap ring on the pto shaft on my 1100 Massey Ferguson tractor kept coming off, allowing the shaft to slip out. The dealer suggested a method someone else had used to solve the problem. We tried it and it worked. We machined out a metal cap enough so it covers the snap ring so it can't open enough to come off. The cap is held in place by a stud, which we drilled holes in to allow oil to go through. We also tapped threads inside the shaft for the stud to screw in. This fix worked."
Click here to download page story appeared in.
Click here to read entire issue
To read the rest of this story, download this issue below or click here
to register with your account number.