"My grandfather bought this 8N new around 1949 for a mountain cabin he bought along with 350 acres. He used the tractor for everything including..."
"It's been a reliable old tractor, but now it's started missing, and running bad after it's been run about an hour, to the point it may die and won't..."
"These old tractors are great. Not a lot of frills (still looking for one), but it starts on the first try in every type of weather, and with a blade,..."
"Initially bought the tractor to use in the mountains of Virginia to maintain walking trails and mow about 7 acres of fields.
The wide stance of..."
"This old girl pulls her weight. The first spring at our new house we had stump holes galore along with a pile of the stumps and around 120 trees that..."
"Have had the 8N for over 20 years, has sat off and on for years at a time and with a little maintenance before starting, has run every time. Just..."
"Bought it in a bucket. ;)
Still working on it...."
"1948 8N, price was right however had a stuck valve and a frozen clutch both have been corrected. Someone has attempted to change over from a 6 volt to..."
"Fully restored with equipment. Purchased new by my uncle and remains in the family...."
"Bought it to mow the Boy Scout camp and to move engines around my Studebaker Restoration shop...."
"Not having power steering and live PTO is okay for what I use it for...."
"This is a late manufacture model 8N. For the little money that was spent on it, it is good at mowing with a 3-point hitch mower and for occasional..."
"Nice machine was work horse here till bought new tractor a lot of implements are available...."
"Henry Ford knew how to build equipment for the American Farmer. It was a hard working tractor and very easy to work on. This tractor was found at a..."
"Ol' Henry Ford sure nailed the mark when he decided to re-enter the ag market. 3 point hitch was the biggest advantage over the competition. Also,..."
"I use my N-Series for snow removal, garden plowing and raking, and hauling using a carryall. The tractor is still 6V, and after restoration, works as..."
"So it got the 12 volt conversion for not too many dollars. But I'm still amazed it'll crank over with oil that thick at 5 to 10F. My land has hardly..."
"Does a good job on my driveway...."
"When I bought this tractor I knew it would have to have the tranny rebuilt. Much easier than I would have thought. I need some parts to complete it...."