selling a wright stander

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by rinker26, Feb 23, 2010.

  1. rinker26

    rinker26 LawnSite Member
    from mo
    Posts: 23

    what can i get out of a wright stander 52 with a 19 kawi with 46 hrs on it.looks better than brand new.
     
  2. rl53103

    rl53103 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 43

    its your mower ,,,you should know what you want for it !!!i know you wont sell it like that.

    Later Ray
     
  3. lawnprosteveo

    lawnprosteveo LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Tulsa
    Posts: 1,930

    Well 46 hours means its close to new. But guys arent gonna pay full price when they can get a new one. Im guessing you are out about $7000 on that? Id say you could get $5500 to $5800.
    Also gotta consider if you owe anything on it. Gotta get payoff.
     
  4. Greenery

    Greenery LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 512

    I was at a local auction yesterday and they had a 19/52 RH that sold for right around $4500. It was a demo unit and probably had under 100 hrs.
     
  5. rl53103

    rl53103 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 43

    thats real close LawnPro,,,,,,i was thinking $5500
     
  6. unkownfl

    unkownfl LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,838

    No warranty for the new owner by the way so thats effects value.
     
  7. lawnprosteveo

    lawnprosteveo LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Tulsa
    Posts: 1,930

    $4500 sounds like a great deal. Seems like its worth more than that though.
     
  8. mowerbrad

    mowerbrad LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,273

    To give you an idea....

    I just sold my dixie chopper a couple weeks ago. It was a 2009 model and had only 45 hours on it, it looked great and ran great (just had dealer problems). Well I bought it for about $12,000 new and sold it for $7500. Its just like a new car, once you drive it off the lot the value drops significantly. My Dixie looked great, dang near brand new, but I only got 62% of what I paid for it back.
     
  9. brucec32

    brucec32 LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,403

    Wow, a $4500 hit on a nearly new mower because of a dealer problem?


    As for the original question, figure out what a new one sells for with taxes, etc, then knock off $1500-$2000 and see if you get any bites.
     
  10. Shasta Lake Landscaping

    Shasta Lake Landscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 436

    Yeah I don't understand,
    What kind of problem?
     

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