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#1 chefchap OFFLINE  

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Posted September 22, 2011 - 01:38 PM

Hey all im new to this site and have some questions
I am in the process of putting my bolens 1054 back together and running into some questions and concern with the linkage under the steering shaft alot of the brackets are able to slide around to adjust just wana know if im doing it right if anyone has a bolens 1054 can they take a picture of the underside in that area for me please ty

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Posted September 22, 2011 - 01:51 PM

chefchap,welcome to the forum.
Glad to have you with us.

I don't have any pics of my steering linkage,but someone will be along who can help.

BTW,most all Tubeframe steering linkage is the same.

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Posted September 22, 2011 - 04:17 PM

Welcome chefchap! My tractor is also in pieces due to restoration. sorry!

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Posted September 22, 2011 - 04:50 PM

nice its been a fun project and i thought i whould remember how it goes back together but am stumped. Its basically the whole underneath near the clutch pedal, i took that whole assembley off that the footrests bolt onto and repainted it, now i cant remember how the clutch bracket that its attached to mounts to the frame and where it hooks up the bolts have play to move up or down just need to know the position it should be

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Posted September 22, 2011 - 06:56 PM

Welcome to GTT

I will see if I can dig up some pictures for you

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Posted September 23, 2011 - 06:23 PM

I have my 1253 apart and could take some pictures of that area tomorrow.
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Posted September 24, 2011 - 07:49 AM

Here are the pictures. This is a 1253 so I'm not sure if everything is the same but I hope this helps. If you need anymore let me know.

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Posted September 25, 2011 - 04:19 PM

sweet that helps alot ty very much tucker

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Posted September 25, 2011 - 08:19 PM

Glad I could be of help. Let me know if you need anymore pics.




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