Join thousands of happy customers who have purchased parts and more for their antique tractor from us! You might try rapping it with a screwdriver handle while you're trying to crank the engine in case it's just stuck. We searched the tractor manual database and found the following items. Hello, I am a new member here and am glad to have found this great source of info. Let me know if you want some guidance checking that. If you have voltage on that wire when you're trying to crank the engine, but no voltage on the white wire from the Neutral Start Relay to the starter, then that relay is bad. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co.
I'm awaiting further instructions from him bless his heart! I was messing with mine when I took that picture, and had partly pulled that plug out. The parts shown are not sponsored, affiliated, nor otherwise connected in any way with the equipment manufacturers named on this website. Thanks to all those that take the time to help others! John Deere 870 tractor partsTractor parts for John Deere 870 tractors at All States Ag Parts. Shown left is a picture of the John Deere 870 tractor. Save money with rebuilt and used John Deere 870 parts! Close by you should see a couple of single-wire connectors with a short piece of wire between them.
I'll post the results soon. Thanks to all who have posted. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. However, this may not be a truly complete John Deere 870 Attachments list. I learned a lot through this ordeal! What we know about the John Deere 870 tractor is that it has a 3 cylinder Diesel Engine that produces 28 horsepower. Latest Update: I really wanted an easy fix to my problem, but it was not to be.
Make sure the black plug that plugs into the white receptacle on the bottom side of the Neutral Start Relay the one with the red arrow in the picture in my previous post is plugged in tight. They may or may not apply to your tractor, please read the descriptions carefully. View entire John Deere 870 specifications below. This will allow you to connect a wide variety of attachments to this tractor. I'll look in mine to see if there is a good schematic that will possibly help you out. Wouldn't that be a nice resolution to your problem! When I got on my tractor to start it, I had exactly the same symptoms you described.
Manuals If you will be servicing or maintaining your tractor, we highly recommend that you have a manual to refer to. Please feel free to contact us if you have another attachment picked out from our website that you are considering attaching to your John Deere 870 and want to know if it is a good fit. Power was going to the switch, but it was not receiving it fuse was good. We carry new, rebuilt and used John Deere 870 tractor parts. I did find under dash a red and blue wire with a small female metal slip type connector that was not hooked to anything. Save up to 70% with rebuilt and used parts compared to dealer new part pricing.
I gather you do not have the tech service manual for the 870. All of our seats ship promptly from our centrally located warehouse in Indiana. So I'll replace the switch, which will take a few days as the dealer is 70 miles away and I'll need it sent to me, but I will post an update on the result for future reference. He went through the same procedures outlined above by TedLaRue, and ended up at the seat switch. Any advise on where to go from here is appreciated. Seat Warehouse offers a dynamic lineup of seats suitable for agricultural, construction, industrial, lawn and garden, material handling, professional turf and utility equipment applications.
He went off to get the voltage meter, and I, just for yucks, decided to get on and see if it would start. Our search engine isn't perfect. For rebuilt and used parts not listed online call 877-530-4430 or use our Request Used Parts button above. Copyright © 1997-2019 Yesterday's Tractor Co. If the part you need is not listed online, please call toll-free 877-530-4430. In the meantime, consider tracking down a tech manual, and as well, visit your Deere dealer to go over what is in there and likely they'll make some copies of interested figures as well.
Update: I got to a point that was beyond my basic knowledge, and because of the amount of time it would take to get up to speed, I bailed and got hold of a mechanic to come and look at the tractor not an easy feat in our little neck of the woods! I went back to TedLaRue's instructions for checking the Neutral Start Relay and I did it right this time. For most Compact, Agricultural and Industrial Tractors. My thanks to all who posted there ideas. Compare this information closely to your current seat application for compatibility. The use of color on this site does not necessarily represent the manufacturer of the part. You can test voltages at that connector. This seat does not have a seat switch.
Color is John Deere Yellow. The use of original manufacturer's part numbers are for reference purposes only. As shown above, we have hand picked a variety of implements based on the John Deere 870 specs that we recommend and carry to fit this tractor. Thanks again to everyone who posted their ideas. I replaced the seat switch but the tractor still will not turn over. See you on the forum! It also has applications in John Deere lawn and garden products. .