Scag Question

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by CGLC, Feb 27, 2006.

  1. CGLC

    CGLC LawnSite Member
    Messages: 45

    I just wanted to know if $4750 for a used 01 scag 52 inch 24 hp kaw zrt with 298 hours on it could be a deal or not. The mower was supposable owned by a farmer who used it on his own land. It is in good shape not a lot of scrapes and the like. The dealer said he greased it almost too much:) Any help would be great.
  2. CutInEdge Lawn Care

    CutInEdge Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 677

    It's not even broke in yet!! Sounds like a reasonable offer. Have you priced the new ones (52")? I would offer $4000 and see what comes about. Just remember it's your money. Just my .o2 cents Good Luck!!
  3. steve45

    steve45 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,325

    I agree, it's probably a fair price for the number of hours. But I would also offer less and see what happens.
  4. LB1234

    LB1234 LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,208

    That's some low hours...if its correct. 300hrs, 5 years...thats 60/yr or about 2hrs per week during a 30 week season. Some people put 60 on it 2-3 weeks let alone a year. I agree..offer a lower price...remember you can always go up, its very tough to go down.
  5. baddboygeorge

    baddboygeorge LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,249

    regardless of the hours its 5 years old an $4000 would be top price i would ever give !! see ya george
  6. seacoastlandscape

    seacoastlandscape LawnSite Member
    Messages: 103

    It does seem allitle high considering pre season sales of a 48 tiger cub are 6,000 with the 24 hp engine. But with 300 hrs it really isnt even broken in!

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