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turkp15
07-14-2003, 04:24 PM
Im looking to buy a used 42" toro w/b. The guy at the dealer told me it need a carb. job and that was the only thing wronge with it . Is there things I should look for that would tell me its a good mower or its a POS and I shouldn't buy it?

Thanks~
Jeff

tsh1773
07-14-2003, 04:57 PM
Make sure the frame is well together. Toros are known for the weld to break where the handle meets the engine support which will cause the tranny to wear out faster with the twisting of the handle.

Rustic Goat
07-15-2003, 02:23 AM
Will this mower start and run?
If yes, demo it, if not, walk away till it is/does.

turkp15
07-15-2003, 08:38 AM
The guy at the dealer told me it will start for the most part then theres times it wont. This is why it needs a carb. job. I was thinking of demoing it this week.
Thanks,
Jeff