Old 10-14-2013, 04:18 PM
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Permagreen tranny

Need help the end of the cast that holds the axle broke and mount is cracked. The only fix a whole new trans axle and transmission. I was reading that these run between $500-$750, but I called pg and they told me $1054. Wondering if I can get somewhere cheaper???? Any info would be great. Thanks Alex
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Old 10-14-2013, 08:43 PM
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Ijust got one from ground logic $657.91 plus26.75 shipping phone 402-423-4340 took 1 day to get it also got a boom a couple months ago got it in 1 day good people to work with. Called permagreen twice left message and no one ever got back to me .
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Old 10-15-2013, 12:21 PM
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Thanks for the info. Did ur replacement come with the whole assembly? Or do u have to use same old parts, like hubs? Thanks alex
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Old 10-16-2013, 12:21 AM
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In my experience...the transmission case in aluminum...and it is susceptible to corrosion due to fertilizer. If even a few particles get trapped in recesses or lodged against the tranny cooling fins, corrosion begins. Worse if the temp is high and the humidity is high. The gears are fine--the outer case deteriorates.
The transmission is made by Peerless. Used in lawnmowers and lawn tractors. Talk to a lawnmower shop. They may be able to find one. Keep it clean!
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Old 11-02-2013, 11:01 AM
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If you can find the transaxle PN, you may be able to order from Jacks small engines, or do a search online for the PN and locate a local shop that may be able to get it for you. Looks like it could be 1/2 the price compared to equipment manufacturer.
I will be looking for some other PG parts this winter to replace worn parts for next spring. Let me know if there is a good place to locate parts for the PG Magnum SS.
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Western 8.5 MVP
F-250 6.0L
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JD X739 4x4WS
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