Is this john deere walk behind a good deal?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by Steve's Mow & Trim, Feb 4, 2007.

  1. Steve's Mow & Trim

    Steve's Mow & Trim LawnSite Member
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    John Deere 2006 G15 with 36 in. deck 50 hours on it, factory warranty until April 2008, comes with a 3.5 bushel bagging unit and a trimmer trap sulky. It has a 5 gallon gas tank and is equipped with a 15 hp Kohler engine.

    Price: $2500
     
  2. metro36

    metro36 LawnSite Silver Member
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    Does it have a hour meter or is that an estimate? How much does it go for new with those accessories?
     
  3. Mr Priceless

    Mr Priceless LawnSite Senior Member
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    hydro or belt-driven?
     
  4. Steve's Mow & Trim

    Steve's Mow & Trim LawnSite Member
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    gear driven, does that mean belt driven?
     
  5. Steve's Mow & Trim

    Steve's Mow & Trim LawnSite Member
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    i dont know how much new, as well as i don't know how much the bagger and skulky cost
     
  6. metro36

    metro36 LawnSite Silver Member
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    Gear and belt are pretty much the same. Both use belts to turn the wheels.
     
  7. MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE

    MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE LawnSite Bronze Member
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    No deal,whatz a new one cost.
     
  8. Green Side Lawn Care

    Green Side Lawn Care LawnSite Member
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    how do you know it is not a deal when you dont even know what it cost??? they cost 3200 new and the bagger is 350 and the sulky is 320 new???
     
  9. MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE

    MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE LawnSite Bronze Member
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    All gear driven walk behinds cost around $2500 new without a sulky and electric start so no deal.
     
  10. Green Side Lawn Care

    Green Side Lawn Care LawnSite Member
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    i guess you have never bought a deere then because they cost more than that and plus it has a bagger to so i think it is a deal?
     

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