"This is a good tractor for me. The only thing is that the hydraulic couplings leak, but a $35 kit fixed that. ..."
"Been a great tractor over the years, under powered motor is partially responsible for it,s toughness!..."
"This has been a great trouble free tractor. The hardest chore for it is mowing with a 10 foot pull mower on a very hilly farm. Although I'd love to..."
"This model built from 1976-1982, 3 cyl-diesel, 50 hp, approx. 4500 lb., mine is 2WD,with front end loader, manual gearbox 4 spd. with high-low range...."
"Overall it has been a good tractor. The only thing that I had trouble with early on was the hydraulic oil overheating. I added a transmission oil..."
"Take it in the woods and bush hog 30 acres with it. It's a tough old tractor. Would love to have a 4 wheel drive one...."
"We bought this tractor new in 1976. It has been a very good tractor all around. The engine and injector pump was rebuilt at around 7000 hours. 1..."
"The fuel return line from the injection pump to the fuel tank slipped off before at the tank fuel neck a few years ago. Fuel sprayed and got sucked..."
"Great utility tractor for haying, loader work (feed round bales and do everything else) 4wd has been invaluable when I go into the woods to haul logs...."
"I got this tractor with a 145 loader on it 10 years ago, mainly to grade my 1/4 mile long, uphill driveway. I added a Woods 7 ft. rear blade and it..."