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Kevin Mackenzie
06-21-2004, 05:20 PM
Hi there,
wondering if you could help me with a quick bit of market research, Do you already run Diesel mowers? Would you run Diesel zero turns?

06-21-2004, 07:55 PM
I'd buy a diesel if they made a smaller (52or 60) that was light weight and turbo. And yes I know Dixie, Gravely, and others have turbo diesels, but they aren't light or compact.

06-21-2004, 08:32 PM
Tractors, truck, large ZTR mowers, mini and full size skid loaders.

But small machines, not worth the expense.

06-21-2004, 10:31 PM
Have been running a diesel Z for 2.5 years now. I will never buy another gas powered rider again.

06-21-2004, 10:51 PM
Diesel is all I run, gas is a joke to much to go wrong. And Kubota makes a 60in diesel and its awesome!

06-22-2004, 01:05 AM
Kubota Diesel Sub Compact Tractor, Rock and roll.

06-22-2004, 02:08 AM
I hear you Kabooty fans, I like em' too, but they are awfully heavy and around here we've got soft soil ( especially during monsoon season!!

Kevin Mackenzie
06-22-2004, 07:52 AM
Thanks for the input guys, I also would like to see more compact diesel ztr's, keep your ideas coming!

06-22-2004, 09:15 AM
i think they are to heavy especialy during spring around here i have one and it sits on the trailer

Green King
06-22-2004, 02:11 PM
Kevin there is a local guy here who is big on diesels. He is also a member on this site but I have not seen him on here much lately! If I see him out I will stop him and ask him to drop you a line! By the way I like diesel as well but I think there are some makes of engines being overlooked!