filters, belts, ect.

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by lsu03, Mar 29, 2008.

  1. lsu03

    lsu03 LawnSite Senior Member
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    do you guys buy from the brand that your equipment is or do y'all buy aftermarket parts?
     
  2. OSCLandscaping

    OSCLandscaping LawnSite Member
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    Filters, we buy OEM. Belts, mostly from NAPA, most belts seem to be made by Gates. We have found a couple belts on the Walkers that OEM's seem to last 2X longer than aftermarket. Blades I buy aftermarket, have found a company that is identical to OEM and about 40% cheaper.
     
  3. kayeproperties

    kayeproperties LawnSite Member
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    Aftermarket mostly from J-Thomas
     
  4. DJL50

    DJL50 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 268

    have found a company that is identical to OEM and about 40% cheaper.

    Who is the source you refer to?
     
  5. grass_cuttin_fool

    grass_cuttin_fool LawnSite Gold Member
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    I use aftermarket.....seem to do ok

    wayne
     

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