Yesterday's Tractor Co. Parts for Farm Tractors - Compare our Prices!
Click Here or call 800-853-2651 
   Allis Chalmers Case Farmall IH Ford 9N,2N,8N Ford
   Ferguson John Deere Massey Ferguson Minn. Moline Oliver
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   Traditional YT Forum ViewClassic View   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Case 580 E Backhoe


 
Post new topic    
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Equipmentoperator
Guest






Report to Moderator

PostPosted: Tue Nov 20, 2012 5:50 pm    Post subject: Case 580 E Backhoe Reply to specific post Reply with quote

What is the good and bad about this backhoe? Any weak points? What do I need to look for when looking at a used one?
 
Back to top
AJ.
Long Time User


Joined: 20 Oct 2007
Posts: 953
Location: UK

Report to Moderator

PostPosted: Wed Nov 21, 2012 12:56 pm    Post subject: Re: Case 580 E Backhoe Reply to specific post Reply with quote

The Case E series is a good old workhorse,the things to check are the engine for blow by as those engines do not have liners so should it be worn out its a re-bore,check the shuttle that it is strong in forward and reverse,lift it up on the stabilizers and spin the wheels by hand,listen for any noise or slop,spin the wheels with the engine and listen for noise,see that all the gears work and that it does not jump out of any,the brakes were never a strong point but they should work,check the swing tower for play as well as all the pivot points,there will be a bit of play but you don't want any wallowed out holes,see that all the cylinders are dry and holding,if you are not familiar with backhoes get someone along that is,a backhoe that looks fairly reasonable suggests that it has been looked after,one that looks rough usually means it been treated rough.
Good luck
AJ
 
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic    Yesterday's Tractors Forum Index -> Crawlers, Dozers, Loaders and Backhoes All times are GMT - 8 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 
Jump to:  
TRACTOR   PARTS TRACTOR   MANUALS
Same-Day Shipping! Most of our stocked parts ship the same day you order (M-F).  Expedited shipping available, just call!  Most prices for parts and manuals are below our competitors.  Compare our super low shipping rates!  We have the parts you need to repair your tractor.  We are a Company you can trust and have generous return policies!   Shop Online Today or call our friendly sales staff toll free (800) 853-2651.

YT Home  |  Forums Home

Copyright © 1997-2014 Yesterday's Tractor Co.

Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group

All Rights Reserved. Reproduction of any part of this website, including design and content, without written permission is strictly prohibited. Trade Marks and Trade Names contained and used in this Website are those of others, and are used in this Website in a descriptive sense to refer to the products of others. Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy

TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER: Tradenames and Trademarks referred to within Yesterday's Tractor Co. products and within the Yesterday's Tractor Co. websites are the property of their respective trademark holders. None of these trademark holders are affiliated with Yesterday's Tractor Co., our products, or our website nor are we sponsored by them. John Deere and its logos are the registered trademarks of the John Deere Corporation. Agco, Agco Allis, White, Massey Ferguson and their logos are the registered trademarks of AGCO Corporation. Case, Case-IH, Farmall, International Harvester, New Holland and their logos are registered trademarks of CNH Global N.V.

Yesterday's Tractors - Antique Tractor Headquarters