Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest - View Single Post - My new little piece of history
View Single Post
Old September 2nd, 2013, 08:20 AM   #14
blood,sweat and beers
muddinman56's Avatar
Join Date: 10-06-08
Location: armada michigan
Posts: 3,706
iTrader: (18)
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)

Originally Posted by oilburner350 View Post
Yes and no. Funk made a 6cyl and 8 cyl conversion. The main problem with the V-8 was the tractor was a structural block, the V-8 was not. It took a lot of reinforcement so that the block wouldn't crack. I think the radius arms and some other stuff had to be changed as well. The 6cyl need a new hood and radiator. One of my friends had both conversions.

Back in the day my great uncle used to order a rebuild kit for I think it was the 239 flat head and an extra pan gasket. It was a cheap way to get two rebuild kits for the N series.

You sure know your stuff about tractors lol

I power washed it and it looks better

And what a bitch it is to break the rear tire beads to put a tube it
muddinman56 is offline   Reply With Quote
Page generated in 0.88257 seconds with 21 queries