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mule585
03-02-2012, 03:23 AM
hey guys lookin to get another mower and can across this. what do you guys think. is it worth 3 grand and any thoughts of the turf tiger

mule585
03-02-2012, 03:25 AM
22 hp Kawasaki Water Cooled motor --replaced fall of 2o1o approximately 176.o hrs

NEW summer of 2o11; battery, voltage regulator, starter, belts, drive & supply wheel pumps, blades, power take off unit, idler pulley & bearings, deck rollers ( not installed ) new fuel hose & filter, all fluids & filter change, ignition module, spindles
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LawnMan19
03-02-2012, 11:17 AM
Do you know the total hours on it ?

BestImpressions99
03-02-2012, 11:27 AM
Yeah, agree with Lawnman. Total hours on it. PTO needing replaced? hmmm. Ignition module too. hmmm. Need total hours to really say whether it's worth it. For 3k. Only if the THN was low (Total Hours since New)

torotorotoro
03-02-2012, 11:49 AM
i think it not too bad. it is sad though. it seems you can get a better price when selling a 36'' mower then when selling a 60''. last two ztr iv sold i got $2400 and $2700. its hard to get alot of $ for them.

hammmerhead
03-02-2012, 12:32 PM
Looks like you could have north of $3500 in it pretty quick. I say no.

Patriot Services
03-02-2012, 12:50 PM
If you know how to properly inspect a machine this would be a great deal. Not much of the major parts haven't been replaced.
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GMLC
03-02-2012, 12:59 PM
I say no. It doesnt even have the advantage deck nevermind the velocity!! Which means she is really old....

mule585
03-02-2012, 01:15 PM
Mower has 1300hrs the guy bought it for a 6acre property. He went through and replaced everything that could give you problems wither it needed it or not so he wouldn't have to worry about it. Used it last year then the property was sold and he has no use for the mower now. What would u guys think a fair price would be?
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mule585
03-02-2012, 01:17 PM
Also Would it be possible to put a newer deck on it
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GMLC
03-02-2012, 01:18 PM
$2000 tops.

DA Quality Lawn & YS
03-02-2012, 02:10 PM
She looks mighty beat.

Runner
03-02-2012, 05:14 PM
3 grand looks a little high for it. Why would it need a new deck on it? Is the old one broke? I just can't see any reason or purpose.

Patriot Services
03-02-2012, 05:39 PM
Pluses are it was homeowner owned and used. Most well used Scag's are much lighter in color from sun bleaching and the stripes are long gone. The early deck designs were fine. Retrofitting deck designs is usually not possible or cost practical. I could flip it for an easy thousand profit around here in a few more weeks.:usflag:

mule585
03-03-2012, 02:01 PM
for what it is and being my first z-turn its not bad but only if i can get it for around 2000. on the other had theres a cub cadet z-wing with 700hrs for same price im not a fan of cubs but having one mower that can do 2 mowers jobs would be cool. and then a 2008 gravely 148 with 1122hrs and 26hrs on a new 21hp engine in the fall new blades and belts for 4000. whats your thought on these mowers

JCLawn and more
03-03-2012, 02:17 PM
With a new motor it seems like a good deal.
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Patriot Services
03-03-2012, 02:19 PM
Go wave 20 Benjamins and see if he bites.
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