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Deere 320 heater options

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment' started by bighornjd, Dec 2, 2011.

  1. bighornjd

    bighornjd Senior Member
    Messages: 249

    I have a Deere 320 skidsteer im trying to make more pleasant in winter. Last year i cut out plexiglass for the sides which made a huge difference in keeping some of the wind out. My biggest problem was snow and rain landing in my lap making me wet and of course cold in short order. I just put on the vinyl cab door from Deere to help with that but want to add some heat. I bought a coolant heater with fan from Summit last year that is a little smaller than the boxes. My plan was to put it between my feet but i am afraid it will get kicked too much and damaged. I just can't find anywhere else to put one, especially that allows the cab to raise. These things have NO extra space anywhere. I bought a 12v cig plug heater for 20 bucks from Advance Auto against my better judgement thinking something will be better than nothing but I don't even think a bald guy couild use it as a hairdryer.:mad:

    So, anybody have a 300 series Deere skiddy that came up with a better idea?
     
  2. bighornjd

    bighornjd Senior Member
    Messages: 249

    Guess it's gonna be a cold winter... :(


    I must be the only one that can't afford factory cab and heat
     
  3. mnguy

    mnguy Member
    Messages: 79

    I have a 2006 320 but it has factory heat, cab and door. This winter so far has been warm and dry here in mn. I actually havent even used mine yet this year :(
     
  4. WPG3UT

    WPG3UT Junior Member
    Messages: 10

    heater

    Bighorn i just did the exact same thing with JD 250 put it right b/w legs and it worked really well, serves as a great defroster for the Acrylic door as well. It is tight. but worth it.....