Improper starting procedure – Review starting procedure. No fuel – Check the fuel tank. Air in the fuel tank – Bleed the fuel tank.
Service Air Cleaner A dual element air filter is standard. A dirty primary element is indicated when the air filter restriction indicator on the instrument
Check Oil Level Park the JD 5050E tractor on a flat plot and turn off the engine. Remove the key. Remove the measuring rod from the engine oil.
Inspect Engine Air Intake Filters A dual element air filter is standard. A dirty primary element is indicated when the air filter restriction indicator
Final Fuel Filter The fuel system can be bled in two places: the final fuel filter or the fuel injection pump. Open the bleed screw. Have a second person
Drain Water and Sediment From Fuel Filters Place a small container under the drain fitting to catch any leaking fuel. Dispose of waste properly.
No solid feel to the pedals – The pedals are poorly adjusted.Adjust them. Pedal Seats – Rear brake piston seal is leaking. Excessive pedal travel –
Replace Alternator and Fan Belt Loosen the cap screw and bolt and turn the alternator to release the belt. Remove the belt from the drive pulley.
Check Engine Oil Level Park the tractor on level ground, put the gearshift in neutral, set the brakes, and turn off the engine. Take out the dipstick.