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Help Identify 2 Hercules, Possible Tractor Engine?


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Default Help Identify 2 Hercules, Possible Tractor Engine?

i have 2 hercules 4 cylinder engines. one is tagged model lXA3 and another marked model lXA4. anyone possibly know what tractors these were used with? thank you.
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HG Oliver Cletrac crawlers, General GG, and BF Avery tractors used these engines.
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The number 4 on the second one is interesting as the number refer to the timing gears. There were engines with either 3 or 5 timing gears no 4's.
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john, your right! my mistake, just looked at the 2nd block and it its a "3". i couldnt see it good in the shed. lol thank you for the knowledge shared.
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