Massey Ferguson 8450 and 8460 Combines Manual


Massey Ferguson 8450 and 8460 Combines Manual This product is on sale

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This is the operator's manual for the Massey Fergsuon 8460 and 8450 combines.



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Table of Contents

Introduction

  • Safety precautions
  • Transporting combine on a public thorough fare
  • Header feeder house hydraulic cyclinder stop
  • Safety decals
  • Diesel fuel precautions and specifications
  • Conversions factors
  • Serial bumbers

Part 1 - General information

  • Specifications MF 8460
  • Specifications MF 8450
  • Safety features
  • Sectional view of combine
  • Description and function of the combine
  • Considerations before combinine

Part 2 - Prior to operation

  • Prior-to-operation check list and instructions
  • Operator's platform MF 8460
  • Operator's platform MF 8450
  • Cab
    • Cab with ventilating system and heating
    • Cab with ventilating system and air conditioner
    • Putting the air conditioner into operation
    • Steering column
    • Vehicle information unit
    • Function of vehicle information unit
    • Operations display screen
    • Function of operations display
    • Switch console and multi-function lever
    • Multi-function lever
    • Central terminal compartment
    • Swing grain lank discharge tube out and in
    • Grain tank discharge engagement and disengagement
    • Threshing mechanism and header drive - engagement and disengagement
    • Header, threshing mechanism and grain tank discharge engagement and disengagement
    • Adjusting the threshing drum speed
    • Adjusting the steering column position
    • Driver's seat adjustment
    • Access ladders
    • Front ladder
    • Horizontal ladder extension
    • Rear ladder
  • Driving the combine
    • Starting the engine
    • Reduced speed - no load (R)
    • Gear ranges
    • Stopping the combine
    • Driving behavior
    • Steering
    • Brakes
    • Stopping the engine
  • Rear axle
    • Setting the adjustable rear axle
    • Changing the rear axle from transport position to working position
  • Header hydraulic cylinders
    • Attaching the header hydraulic cylinders
    • Attaching the R/H header cylinder ,
    • Attaching a third header cylinder
    • Towing the combine
    • Header cyclinder safety lock
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Wheel Chock

Part 3 - Basic adjustments and operation

  • Header
    • Dividers
    • Outer deflector
    • Inner deflector
    • Grain lifters
    • Knife
    • Removing the knife
    • Installing the knife
    • Adjusting the height of the knife
    • Adjusting the knife clips
    • Spare knife
    • Knife drive
    • Header skids
    • Reel
    • Reel tines
    • Reel drive
    • Mechanical fore and aft reel adjustment
    • Hydraulic fore and aft reel adjustment
    • Reel variable speed drive
    • Main table auger
    • Adjust clearance to header trough
    • Adjusting position of augerfingers
    • Feeder housing
    • Adjusting tension of header drive belt
    • Header reverse drive
    • Attaching the cutterbar, machines with CLAAS Auto Contour
    • Setting the correct position of the hydraulic cylinders
    • Attaching the universal drive shaft
    • Connecting hydraulic hoses and plug
    • Adjusting the strippers
    • Attaching the header,
    • machines without Auto Contour
    • Attaching the universalshaft
    • Connecting hydraulic hoses and plug
    • Levelling the header
    • Installing the stands
    • CLAAS Auto Contour
    • Automatic cutting height control and
    • lateral leveling system
    • header automatic pre-set height
    • Setting the header floatation springs
    • Checking header floatation springs and checking feeder house suspension for smooth movement
    • Setting the cutting height indicator
    • Header spring pressure indicator
    • Adjusting the header drop rate
    • Putting the Auto Contour System into operation
    • Operating the combine with maize head
    • Programming the Auto Contour System
    • Putting the header automatic pre-set height system into operation
    • Header adjusting range
    • Cutting height adjustment range
    • Clearance height
    • Header clutch
    • Engaging and disengaging the header
  • Threshing mechanism
    • Stone trap
    • Engaging and disengaging the threshing
    • mechanism
    • Concave adjustment
    • Safety stop bolt forconcave adjustment
    • Basic settings with various types of concave
    • Basic rules for concave-to-drum clearance
    • settings
    • Threshing drum
    • Cleaning dirty threshing parts
    • Threshing drum speed
    • Adjusting threshing drum speed
    • Threshing drum speed display
    • Threshing drum two-step variable speed drive
    • Slow speed threshing drum drive kit
    • Disawning
    • Unslugging the threshing drum
    • Impeller
    • Deflector curtain
  • Straw walkers and cleaning
    • Strawwalkers
    • Intensive separation system
    • Drive to intensive separation system
    • Cleaning the straw walkers
    • Straw walker risers
    • Warning signal
    • Sieve pan
    • Preparing floor
    • Cleaning fan
    • Electrical fan speed adjustment
    • Mechanical tan speed adjustment
    • Fan speed display
    • Adjusting the wind direction
    • Sieves
    • Adjusting the frogmouth sieves
    • Hillside riser plates (machines without 3-D cleaning system)
    • Lower sieve
    • Removing upper sieve
    • Installing upper sieve
    • Removal ot tower sieve
    • Installing lower sieve
    • 3-D cleaning system
    • (powered sideway thrust on top sieve)
  • Returns
  • Combine performance monitor
    • Adjusting monitor to type of crop
    • Adjusting sensitivity of sensors
  • Grain delivery
    • Augers and auger troughs
    • Elevators
    • Adjusting tension of elevator chains
    • Grain tank
    • Grain tank covers
    • Grain tank discharge
    • Grain tank unloading auger
    • Swingingthedischargechuteoutandin
    • Grain tank discharge - engage and disengage
    • Clean-out door on grain tank discharge tube
    • Drive to grain tank discharge augers
    • Shear bolt-grain tank discharge
    • Lateral auger drive
    • Grain tank fill indicator
  • Straw chopper
    • Before using the straw chopper for the
    • first time, check
    • Putting the straw chopper into operation
    • Adjusting the spreading width
    • Electric deflector adjustment
    • Adjusting the deflectors
    • Adjusting the length of cut
    • Adjusting the cross knife
    • Putting the straw chopper out of work
    • and changing over to windrowing straw
    • Hooking up header trailer
  • Chaff spreader
    • Setting the chafl spreader
  • Sieve Chart
  • Suggested combine adjustments
  • Special notes on threshing various crops
  • Special threshing equipment and ancillary equipment
    • Rice threshing equipment
    • Protective guards for fan, augers and elevators
    • Flexible cutterbar header
    • Worklights
    • Fieldwork Computer

Part 4 - Maintenance

  • Important maintenance instructions
  • Maintenance schedule
  • Lubricants chart
  • Hydraulic system
    • Lift hydraulic system
    • Adjusting the pump drive belt
    • Checking oil level
    • Changing hydraulic oil
    • Cleaning the screen filter
    • Replacing the paper filter
    • Bleeding the hydraulic steering system
    • Bleeding the reel cylinders
    • Bleeding the reel cylinders for lateral levelling (machines with Auto Contour)
    • Hydrostatic ground drive system
    • Checking the level of the oil
    • Hydrostatic pump adjustment
  • Foot brakes/Brake fluid
  • Gear shift control adjustment
  • Transmission
    • Change-speed transmission
    • Final drives
    • Knife drive casing
    • Threshing drum two-step variable speed drive
    • Grain tank angle drive gearboxes
  • Changing variable speed belts
    • Removal and installation variable speed belt
    • Threshing drum with intermediate drive assembly
    • Removal of power band belt
    • Installation of power band belt
    • Threshing drum without intermediate drive assembly
    • Removal and installation of fan variable speed belt
  • Threshing mechanism drive adjustment MF 8460
  • Threshing mechanism drive adjustment MF 8450
  • Drum drive adjustment
  • Headerdrive adjustment MF 8460
  • Headerdrive adjustment MF8450
  • Adjusting belt-operated clutch of grain tank discharge MF 8460
  • Adjusting V-belt clutch of discharge auger drive
  • MF8450
  • Hydrostatic ground drive adjustment MF 8450
  • Hydrostatic ground drive adjustment MF 8460
  • Compressor-type air conditioner
    • Tensioning the compressor drive belt
    • Cleaning the evaporator
    • Cleaning the condenser
    • Replacing the filter receiver drierbyanewone
    • Compressor-type air conditioner system preventive
    • maintenance during prolonged shut-down
    • Putting the compressor-type air conditioner system
    • Into operation
    • Maintenance work before the harvest
  • Cab
    • Cleaning the filters
    • Cleaning the units located inside the roof of the cab
    • Tilting the cab
  • Straw walker speed
    • Checking the speed of the straw walker shaft
  • Functions monitor
    • Setting the magnetic pick-ups
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Straw chopper
    • Changing the free-swinging knives
    • Changing the stationary knives
    • Adjusting the spring-loaded cylinder of thetensioner
    • Adjusting the spring-loaded cylinder on intermediate drive unit
  • Problem, cause or remedy
    • Header
    • Threshing mechanism
    • Straw walkers
    • Cleaning
    • 3-D cleaning unit
    • Returns
    • Elevators
    • Grain tank
    • Grain losses
    • Compressor-type air conditioner
  • Winterstorage instructions for combines

Part 5 - Engines

  • Description of engines
    • Fuel system
    • Fuel tank
    • Water trap/fuel pre-filter
    • Fuel sediment bowl
    • Fuel filter
    • Bleeding the fuel system
    • Fuel sediment filter with electric fuel pump
    • Bleeding a fuel system with electric fuel pump fitted
  • Engine oil change
    • Oil fitter
    • Tensioning V-belts
    • Tensioning the alternator belt
    • Tensioning the alternator and fan belts
  • Cooling system
    • Coolant
    • Machines with cab heater
    • Shut-off taps
    • Filling up with cooling water
    • Over-pressure
    • Protection against corrosion
    • Warning notice
    • Cooling water temperature
    • Rotary radiator screen
    • Cleaning the rotary radiator screen
    • Folding up the rotary radiator screen
    • Swinging up the oil cooler
    • Cleaning the oil cooler
    • Cleaning the water cooler radiator
  • Dry-type air cleaner
    • Warning device
    • Cleaning the air cleaner intake screen
    • Cleaning the air cleaner
    • Cleaning the dry-type air cleaner with dust extractor unit
    • Cleaning the dry-type air cleaner with dust cup
    • Dry-type air cleaner with safety cartridge
    • Battery
    • Alternator
  • Engine problems, cause or remedy
  • Engine winter storage

Part 6 - Wiring diagrams

  • Electrical system
  • MF 8460/8450

Lubrication Chart



Product Information

Pages:
224
Model:
8460 and 8450
Make:
Massey Ferguson
Manual Code:
1449 622 M3
Manual Type:
Operator's Manual