MF35 And 135 Perkins Diesel Oil Pump Assessment

Last week we took a quick look at an MF135 that was in for refurbishment.  Today we take a closer look at the lubricating oil pump

This information is for the MF35 and MF135 tractors that have the Perkins A3.152 (or AD3.152) engine fitted.

How Does It Work?
The pump drive gear is pressed and keyed on to […]

By |December 5th, 2016|Engines, MF135, MF35 FE35 TO35|0 Comments

MF135 In For Refurbishment

A friend of Vintage Tractor Engineer had started on the overhaul of a 135.

Unfortunately, ill health meant he couldn’t complete the project, so the tractor came to us.  The engine and clutch were all dismantled and boxed up in the order of removal.  The owner brought it to us looking a bit concerned that his […]

By |November 21st, 2016|Engines, MF135, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Massey Ferguson 135 Serial Numbers

Massey Ferguson 135 serial numbers.

Year    Serial Numbers

1965    101-30282

1966 30283-67596

1967 67597-93304

1968 93305-117428

1969 117429-141425

1970 141426-162114

1971 […]

By |November 1st, 2009|MF135, Serial Number And Data|17 Comments

Massey Ferguson 135

The Massey Ferguson 135 was produced from 1964 to 1978 and is one of the best loved Massey Fergusons tractors.  The 135 was the smallest in the 100 series range and was launched at the Smithfield Show in 1964, fitted with a Perkins AD3.152 engine which later gave 47hp.


The 100 series tractors replaced the MF35x […]

By |November 1st, 2009|MF135|10 Comments

Ferguson 135

One of the most popular tractors for vintage tractor enthusiasts is the Ferguson 135, and many of these tractors are still used daily on farms.  However, as they come onto the market, they are slowly being bought up by enthusiasts who are restoring them back to original condition.

I thought this video typified what many people […]

By |October 24th, 2009|MF135|1 Comment

Massey Ferguson 135 Ploughing

Today I found myself on YouTube surfing over the tractor videos (something I can spend hours doing if I am not careful!!!). I was looking over the Massey Ferguson 135 videos and it brought back many memories for me.

Above, we see a 135 ploughing with a 2 furrow ferguson plough. Other YouTube videos were of […]

By |October 14th, 2009|MF135|1 Comment