Register free!
Search
 
     

The Green Industry's Resource Center


Click for Weather
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-15-2004, 12:11 PM
porterb123 porterb123 is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Houston , TX
Posts: 6
JX85 owners manual

I am new to this forum...thanks for being here. I purchased a used JD JX85 in really good shape...paid 150. I went to a local shop that seels JD equip. and the guy would not give me the time of day regarding info. on this mower. Is there an online site to download an owners manual? Any info. as to the quality of this unit....also there is a brass fitting that looks like a quick connect for draining oil on the side of the motor...am I missing the other half with a hose to keep from getting oil on the deck.
Any info. would be appreciated.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-15-2004, 02:49 PM
bob's Avatar
bob bob is offline
LawnSite Platinum Member
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Location: DE
Posts: 4,240
Get a JX75 manual. The mower comes with a soft plastic hose about 12" long, that fits over the brass fitting. Put the hose on the fitting, then loosen it. Tilt the mower and the oil will run out. The JX85 has an oil filter, so it might hold more than the JX75. The differences in the mowers are the deck edge guards, ball bearing rubber wheels, oil filter, and better height adjusters. I bought these height adjusters(for JX85) and put them on my JX75.
__________________
Bob

If you choked a Smurf, what color would it turn?

I'd give my right hand , if I could be ambidextrous!
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-15-2004, 04:08 PM
porterb123 porterb123 is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Houston , TX
Posts: 6
Thanks Bob. I can download the JX75 manual.
Porter
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump





Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:51 AM.

Page generated in 0.07165 seconds with 9 queries