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After the Warranty Expires

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by WDCLAWN, Feb 26, 2008.


    WDCLAWN LawnSite Member
    Messages: 17

    Do you guys sell your equipement or just pay out of pocket for repairs?
  2. Raven386

    Raven386 LawnSite Silver Member
    from CT
    Messages: 2,169

    I try and do as much of the repairs myself as possible. Really the only things I cannot work on in the engine. everything else is pretty easy to do IMO. so I would keep my mowers till they died.
  3. All_Toro_4ME

    All_Toro_4ME LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,578

    Same here as Raven. I run them in the ground. Changing oil, hydro fluid is pretty straight forward. Sharpen blades, change belts I can handle, but any engine issues it goes to the dealer and I pay out of pocket.
  4. lawnpro724

    lawnpro724 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,201

    Most commercial equipment will continue to work as normal for several years after the warranty has bit the dust. I continue to run my equipment until repairs start being more often than not. I do all maintenance myself to cut down on costs and only go to shop if the repair is something I cannot handle.

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