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Fordson Dexta Wiring Instructions – Valentine’s day special

Valentine’s day will soon be here – which means it’s time to spread a little love.
Vintage Tractor Engineer won’t be giving away the usual red roses or chocolates on February 14th.  No.  We’ve got something much more useful than that.  It’s a Dexta wiring diagram!

Jerry has updated his tractor for modern road use, adding brake […]

By |February 11th, 2013|Articles/News, Dexta, Tractor Electrics|2 Comments

Tractor Maintenance Suggestions

We’ve had a busy week here at VTE…

Release of the Perkins 3 cylinder DVD, sending copies out to customers and receiving lots of comments, questions and photos of your tractors.

One thing that a few people have been asking is what do we intend to look at in the future?

What We Have Been Thinking

We do have […]

By |January 14th, 2013|Articles/News|13 Comments

MF35 Diesel Delux For Sale

Steve has sent in photos of his tractor that he has up for sale.  It is a 1961 Diesel Delux with Perkins 3 cylinder diesel engine, located just North of Houston, Texas.

Steve says…

“the engine starts straight up and runs great, but has minor fuel leaks and needs TLC, the body has no dents or rust. […]

By |November 27th, 2012|Articles/News|0 Comments

Video Of Barth K150 Working

Vintage Tractor Engineer has owned this K150 trencher for two and a half years now and so we have finally got round to uploading a video of the machine in work.

We layed some pipe last year under one of our wettest fields and the results have been fantastic.  The early summer of 2012 has been […]

By |September 26th, 2012|Articles/News|5 Comments

Wanted – Ferguson And Massey Ferguson Badges

Adam Glenday, creative director for AGCO Corporation (AGCO is the parent company of Massey Ferguson) has contacted Vintage Tractor Engineer.  Adam is looking for Ferguson and early Massey Ferguson grill badges to put on their displays.

Many of us have these badges but usually they’re attached proudly to the front of our tractors!  However, maybe you […]

By |February 23rd, 2012|Articles/News|2 Comments

Tractor Maintenance Help

We are always getting requests for different tractor mainenance DVD’s, tutorials or guides on how to do different jobs.  This one came in recently…
Hello, I have the 23C Engine Rebuild & MF 35 Hydraulics Repair DVDs, they’re great. Any chance you could do one for the 20C engine, the TE20/MF35/MF135 G/boxes including Multi Power? I […]

By |February 7th, 2011|Articles/News|2 Comments

The Best Of Vintage Tractor Engineer, 2010

As we come to the end of another year in our vintage tractor world, Vintage Tractor Engineer thought it would be a good idea to take a look back over the website articles and pick out some of the best.

But before we give you our favourites, we’de just like to wish all our customers and visitors […]

By |December 31st, 2010|Articles/News|0 Comments

Hedgerow Grey Fergie Tractors

We’ve all seen old tractors left behind a farm yard, in the corner of a field or under a hedge row (hence the title).  But of all the hedgerow tractors, there can be none more common to see than the Grey Ferguson (English or American built variants).

Thankfully these sights are becoming less common today, as […]

By |November 16th, 2010|Articles/News|0 Comments