08-28-2016, 12:04 PM
My Kawasaki powered mower with only 150 hours on it has a starter failure. One day it was working fine, next day not. It is 3 years old but is...
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08-28-2016, 11:57 AM
Or more likely the injection pump has a failed seal since you say it smells like diesel.
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08-28-2016, 11:51 AM
It isn't difficult to turn a pipe threader, but I cant count the number of leaks I have encountered when testing threaded pipe installed by...
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08-28-2016, 10:59 AM
Other than parking, I rarely use the brakes on my B26 so I wouldn't worry too much about that. I really doubt that a properly stored (inside...
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08-18-2016, 07:56 AM
The thing with girls is that they are always Daddy's little girl even if they are 40 years old. It seems the first grand child gets spoiled the most...
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08-18-2016, 07:40 AM
The strength of that wall would probably match that of a paper mache wall. Perlite is usually used for insulation material or in some instances for...
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08-18-2016, 07:26 AM
If TSC is like my local one, I wouldn't suggest walking in there either. They not only don't carry sweeps but no one in the store even knew what I...
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08-17-2016, 01:19 PM
Mowers like that work find for barbed wire or electric fences, not so much for net wire though. I use a combo of Roundup and 2-4D to spray my fences...
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08-17-2016, 01:07 PM
I don't do commercial work, but I do some work for my neighbors. Recently they asked me if I would bring my tractor up to their commercial...
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08-17-2016, 12:41 PM
I used a green paste product specifically for cleaning residue from windshields. Its been about 30 years so I don't recall the name of the product. ...
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08-17-2016, 12:35 PM
Looks like the previous owner also thought it was not needed and removed the electric wires to the actuator AND the small plastic line to the...
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08-17-2016, 12:27 PM
My brother in law wanted to raise cows when he retired. He purchased 42.29 acres of pasture land (I bought 11.29 acres of it from him but allowed...
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08-17-2016, 09:39 AM
They are waiting for you to fix it up and then they will come get it.
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08-17-2016, 09:23 AM
While not as much fun as blowing them up, I think just pumping the hole full of propane or acetylene would do the job. A few sniffs of that and they...
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08-17-2016, 09:01 AM
By the way, I have had that nut fall off also. I found it in the tray underneath the motor and reinstalled it and all was good.
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08-17-2016, 09:00 AM
I used to use RainX but I found that it causes a lot of skipping and noise when it starts to wear off AND it fogs badly behind the wipers when you...
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08-17-2016, 08:54 AM
I would correct that in whatever way was needed. The cylinders should not move when installed correctly.
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08-17-2016, 08:51 AM
I would think that just the opposite would be the right way of doing this. Having the weight on the low side would encourage tipping while having...
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08-16-2016, 01:10 PM
I love the size of my B26 TLB but it cant be fitted with a belly mower. I personally wouldn't want a BX TLB due to the low ground clearance. Go...
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08-16-2016, 12:48 PM
Your tires look to be a bit like mine, GETTING A BIT LOW ON TREAD. My ATV tires like yours used to do well in mud but I now find that I have to...
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08-16-2016, 12:39 PM
That is incorrect. CCWKEN has it right. The cylinders have more power in the rod extend mode due to larger surface area. When the rod retracts,...
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08-16-2016, 12:28 PM
Do you do a lot of mowing at night. I have certainly thought about doing the same thing during our 100+F days of summer but I managed to get the...
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08-15-2016, 09:50 AM
I haven't found that needing to detach the FEL is a problem. If clearance is an issue, the bucket can be removed from all of the Kubota TLBs but...
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08-14-2016, 05:34 PM
If you plan to keep that lawn tractor for a while, I would change out the ends on the battery cables. No use in making 2 corrosion points with that...
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08-14-2016, 05:26 PM
I got tired of having to relocate the mouse constantly when you run out of arm and finally go a "trackball type". All the cursor movement is...
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08-14-2016, 05:14 PM
If you aren't in a super big hurry to get it cleared, a small backhoe with a hydraulic thumb is great for 6" and less trees. I cleared about 2 acres...
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08-12-2016, 12:32 PM
Has no one thought about just putting it back in the jack stand facing the opposite direction and then drag the trailer forward just like you did to...
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08-12-2016, 12:28 PM
If you cant determine if the 4 WD is working, the best way is to lower the FEL till the front wheels are off the ground then back drag the FEL. If...
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08-12-2016, 12:07 PM
Just look at the boom cylinders when lowered and see if you have any more travel. Could be the geometry is such that it wont lower any more. Most...
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08-12-2016, 08:38 AM
I am surprised no one commented on your question about a dozer. For dirt work, a dozer is the best especially if you get one with a 6 way tilting...
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- Date of Birth
- December 8, 1949 (66)
About Gary Fowler
- I grew up on a farm driving 8N Fords when I was 5. We had a 9000 Ford when my Dad decided to retire
- Location (City, State):
- Bismarck Arkansas
- Fishing, Driving my tractor and tinkering with my welder and shop equipment
- I am a retired Quality Manager for a large engineering and construction company
- Real Name:
- Gary Fowler
- What Make/Model of Tractor Do You Own?:
- 2009 Kubota RTV 900, 2009 Kubota B26 TLB & 2010 model LS P7010
- 8' disc, 7' Bush hog, 6' box blade, FEL,cultivator,back blade, post hole digger
- 24 years of farming 400+ acres
- Lot Size:
- Currently 12 acres + 30 acres of Brother in Law adjoining that we hellp each other with
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2010 LS P-7010C 20F/20R gear tractor & FEL, 2009 Kubota B 26 TLB, RTV 900 Kubota,17 foot Lund boat with 70HP motor, 2012-20 ft 12k GVW trailer, 2011- 52" Craftsman ZTR mower, 2013 Ferris Zero Turn, 3 weed whackers, pressure washer, leaf blowers, 7 foot bush hog, 8 foot landscape rake , 8 foot 3 PH disc, 2 row cultivator, 350 amp Miller AC/DC welding machine and all the tools needed to keep them all repaired and running.
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