Good deal - Exmark WB

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by ellbaker, Dec 20, 2001.

  1. ellbaker

    ellbaker LawnSite Member
    from Alabama
    Posts: 6

    Newbie here. I just talked to a dealer in a town about 30 miles from me. He has a 2001 36" Exmark WB, 5 speed that was his demo model. He wasn't sure what motor is has on board but assume it is the smallest. He said it has less than 10 hours on it. He wants $1800. How good a deal is this? The mower does not come with a mulch kit nor bagger.
  2. mdb landscaping

    mdb landscaping LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,205

    he doesnt know what motor it has? isnt that kind of necessary to know? most dealers can tell the difference. unless he is getting it in, the dealer should know.
  3. I agree with mbd the dealer should know what motor is on it
    All he has to do is look at the engine to see the model.
  4. TJLC

    TJLC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,308

    I can only compare it to the deal I got from my dealer. 1999 Exmark 36" hydro viking w/b, 15hp Kawi engine, mulch kit , VERY low hrs, $2300.00.
  5. ellbaker

    ellbaker LawnSite Member
    from Alabama
    Posts: 6

    The mower was in the warehouse and he was sitting in the showroom. He thought it was a 15 HP but didn't know if it was the Kohler or Kawasaki.
  6. awm

    awm LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,354

    man 15hp on a 36 walk behind seems like it would have power to spare.course i never used the velkies. guess they wuold take a lot.
  7. Atlantic Lawn

    Atlantic Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Male, from Outer Banks NC
    Posts: 939

    If you can use a 36 and he will warranty it,then it's not a bad deal from what I see.Ask him to throw in a few extras and find out how bad he really needs to move it.
  8. Lawn Dog2001

    Lawn Dog2001 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,027

    That dosent sound to bad at $1800. Brand new that would run around $2200 I beleive. So you are saving at leats $400 on a machine that has only been used 10 hrs. Make sure he gives you a full warranty.

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