MF 135 Identification help

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fletchy

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Just purchased a MF 135 3 cylinder diesel engine and need help identifiying the year made and where it was made.One of the block # is CKN1842, there is a small metal plate on the instrument panel that says 135 406947 the casting #'s on the oil pan are attached in the photo. think it might be 1972 but not 100% sure.
hank you in advance for any help enlightening us. IMG_0005.JPG
 
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murph1

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MF-135 DK-40se Ventrac 4500
1964: 641000001
1965: 641001909
1966: 641014871
1967: 9A10001
1968: 9A39836
1969: 9A63158
1970: 9A87325
1971: 9A107519
1972: 9A128141
1973: 9A152025
1974: 9A182761
1975: 9A207681

The tag on the dash should have your year built #
 
  
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fletchy

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That's our problem it doesn't ,the only one on the dash is 135 406947.
 
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murph1

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Post a pic of it
 
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flusher

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Getting old. Sold the ranch. Sold the tractors. Moved back to the city.
The S/N tag on my 1964 MF135 diesel is located on the right side of the battery tray. You have to remove the air filter housing to see it.

Mf135 serial number.JPG

Good luck
 
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Suppose you have a English built tractor, the serial number is on the dash.
 
 
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