Looking at buying a used SCAG

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by StudentPro, Jul 25, 2004.

  1. StudentPro

    StudentPro LawnSite Member
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    There is a used scag 48" mower currently on ebay that is about 6-7 years old but looks like it is in great shape. The owner claims to only have used it in high school for 2 summers to mow 20 lawns and since then it has mostly been in storage.

    Assuming that this is true, is there much that could go wrong with the mower from sitting 4-5 years? How much do you think it is worth?
     
  2. Trevors Lawn Care

    Trevors Lawn Care LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Ever here the phrase "dont always believe what you hear"

    I would prolly keep that in mind. I sold my 33" which some guy in my church used only on his residential, when actually i bought it from a kid who did 25 lawns a week with it. People are not honest.

    trevor
     
  3. airtractrdrivr

    airtractrdrivr LawnSite Member
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    Hmmm, including you, I guess. :rolleyes:
     
  4. EastTnLC

    EastTnLC LawnSite Member
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    I saw the Scag your talking about. It is a good price but its belt drive. Im using a Scag 61" hydro WB and its a 1991. aaa...you know, Beggars cant be choosers. Its up to you. Good Luck
     
  5. Green Care

    Green Care LawnSite Senior Member
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    Only problems I had is with the trans I had to replace otherthan that no other problems I would stay under 900.
     
  6. StudentPro

    StudentPro LawnSite Member
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    yhanks everyone for the input
     

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