The Importance of Viscosity Modifiers in Tractor Hydraulic Fluids

In the field of drivetrain fluids, one of the toughest applications is the hydraulic system of an agricultural tractor because a typical Universal Tractor Transmission Oil (UTTO) has to perform a multifunctional role. The UTTO must: Act as a lubricant for the gears...

Clean Injectors Fuel Maximum Performance and Productivity

Keeping fuel injectors clean and free from harmful deposits is a critical part of equipment maintenance. Poor quality diesel fuel can cause engine injector deposit buildup that leads to poor fuel economy and engine performance, and expensive repairs or injector...

Ensuring Your Tractor’s Performance and Durability

There are multiple reasons for tractor equipment failures. One of the most common is that moving parts are not lubricated properly. Inadequate lubrication makes tractors vulnerable to oxidation, wear, brake chatter, erosion, corrosion and the effects of cold...

Stop Brake Chatter

By Christina Thomas Time and again, the advantages of wet brakes have been proven, and fortunately most modern tractors are equipped with them.  However, complaints about brake chatter found on agricultural and off-highway equipment continue to tarnish the benefits of...

303 Tractor Fluid: Problems Offset Upfront Savings

Consider less-than-optimal efficiency and long-term equipment damage before buying this outdated product. Despite the fact that John Deere dropped its 303 specification in the 1970s, tractor hydraulic fluid (THF) sold as 303 THF is still on the market and is promoted...