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Wayne, Journeyman
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
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I have a Massey combine with Cummins motor 8.3 SN

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i have a Massey combine with Cummins motor 8.3 SN 8219203944125. the threads on the oilfilter are stripped. can i remove the threaded insert with the four bolts i can see inside?
JA: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?
Customer: SN is above. ESN ####-##-####
JA: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: i am fixing this myself. the dealer has been little help.
JA: Anything else you want the equipment mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: can he help?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 month ago.

HI I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

are you wanting to remove the thread nipple that the filter screws on to ??

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
the threads are stripped.
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 month ago.


Sorry for the delay

We had a storm here and knocked power out for 6+ hours

I don't believe they sell that nipple separate

need to but the housing head

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
You are wrong! My husband just got back from Cummings s with the part.
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 month ago.


As I said ,"" I don't believe they sell that nipple separate""

I did not say they did not !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Have a good Day