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how much do you pay for an exmark tthp

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by dlandscaping, Mar 10, 2002.

  1. dlandscaping

    dlandscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    from mass
    Messages: 835

    I have been convinced by the members on this site and by my exmark dealer to have my next machine be an exmark tthp. I am looking at the 48inch 17hsp with ecs. The cost is $4999 and for the electric start it is $5199. I am going to demo the machine in a few weeks. My question is how much is a tthp like i described in your area? What did you pay for yours or a tt machine and did the dealer throw in anything free like blades or filters?

    this site and the exmark support/dealer has swayed me from my toro dealer, thanks guys for showing me the better company and machine.
  2. lazer 46

    lazer 46 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 521

    That price you were quotted is the promotional price for that machine. I'm getting the same machine only with the regular handle bars. That is $100 less. I already have a tthp only the 15 hp. They are a great machine and you won't be disappointed. My dealer took another $100 off and is putting an hour meter on the new one. But this is the fourth machine I have bought. I'm sure if you checked around you might save a few dollars, but your going to want some service at some point and that savings can get used up in a hurry if you have to spend a half a day traveling to the dealer where you bought it.
  3. dlandscaping

    dlandscaping LawnSite Senior Member
    from mass
    Messages: 835

    I am going to try to get an hr meter free or a discount since i have spent over $2000 there. The dealer treats me as a "real" landscaper even though i am 15 and persuaded me to get the tthp instead of a lazer at this point in time. He said landscapers are his top priorities and will give machines in case of a breakdown. His downtime for all machines is about 3-4hrs on avg he said. I am going to try the ecs at their open house and will add this machine to my fleet in april. It will be a 16th birthday present to myself.

    MIDSOUTH LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 320

    A demo unit with less than 2 hours from my dealer with ecs,17hp Kawi,48" deck-without electric start-$3950.00 - 2 months ago.
  5. TOSLC

    TOSLC LawnSite Member
    Messages: 175

    My tthp, 15Hp Kohler, a year ago was $4750, with the mulching kit. I love it! You can't go wrong with ExMark!
  6. Darryl G

    Darryl G Inactive
    Messages: 9,500

    I just looked at a TTHP with the 17 HP engine, ECS and electric start for $5,200.
  7. Mark

    Mark LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 723

    I looked at a 48TT with ECS dealer wanted 5248 and would not budge on price, he wouldn't even throw in a pint of oil, He is the only exmark dealer in town and hes a pain in the butt. Thats why i ended up this season buying a new Scag SWZU same price but the scag dealer went down on price and gave me a new set of blades and some oil. Marks Mowing Service
  8. lamblawnscaping

    lamblawnscaping LawnSite Member
    Messages: 165

    last season I was looking at a TTHP 52" with 17 kaw & ECS for 4400 new. Shop around.
  9. Mykster

    Mykster LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 668

    52" with ECS and a Velke just over 6000. Most dealers I talk to are willing to throw in a new set of blades.

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