Originally Posted by ArTurf
I just purchased a new JD with this collection system and it works great but one small problem. How do you tell when the hopper is full? I was using a Hustler with the DFS system and it had a window at the top of the hopper, once you started seeing debris in the window it was time to empty. The JD does not have such a window but I was thinking about putting one in myself. Any tricks to tell when the hopper is about full?
Some of the DFS systems come with a fill indicator on the chute between the blower and the hopper. If you don't have one there, you could get that piece from your dealer (but I bet it will cost you).