This Cockshutt Farm Tractor Owners Service & Repair Manual provides detailed service information, step-by-step repair instruction and maintenance specifications for the following Chockshutt models:
● 540 (1958 - 1962)
● 550 (1958 - 1961)
● 560 (1958 - 1961)
● 570 (1958 - 1960)
Table of Contents
● Belt Pulley
● Clutch (Engine)
Adjustment / Clutch shaft / Remove and reinstall
● Cooling System
Radiator / Thermostat / Water pump
● Diesel Fuel System
Bleeding / Fuel filters / Injection nozzles / Injection pump (Bosch) / Injection pump (C.A.V.) / Injection pump (Roosa) / Precombustion chambers / Quick checks
Cam followers / Camshaft and/or bearings / Connecting rods and bearings / Crankshaft / Cylinder head / Cylinder sleeves / Engine removal / Flywheel / Ignition timing / Injection timing (Bosch) / Injection timing (C.A.V.) / Injection timing (Roosa) / Main bearings / Oil pressure / Oil pump / Pistons and rings / Piston pins / Piston removal / Rear oil seal / Rocker arms /Timing gear cover / Timing gears / Valves and valve seats / Valve rotators / Valve guides and springs / Valve timing
● Final Drive
Axle shaft / Bevel gears / Bull gears / Bull pinions / Differential
● Front System
Axle type / Tricycle type
Non Diesel / Diesel (Bosch) / Diesel (C.A.V.) / Diesel (Roosa)
● Hydraulic Lift System
Adjustments / Control valves / Lubrication / Pump / Three-point hitch / Work cylinders
● Power Steering System
Flow control and relief valve / Lubrication and bleeding / Operating pressure / Power unit / Pump / Troubleshooting / Upper pedestal
● Power Take-Off
● Rear Axle
● Steering Gear
Adjustment / R&R and overhaul
Bevel pinion shaft / Countershaft / Input shaft / Remove and reinstall / Reverse idler / Shifter rails and forks / Top cover
This manual includes wiring diagrams for all tractors.
General information on Repair Manuals
Please note that workshop manuals are usually written for models sold in a specific country.
Differences in specification can exist between models sold in different countries and items such as engines can vary.
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