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    Opinion on M5040

    I have been reading posts about tractors here Great web site with so much info. I have a MF 245 2 wheel drive and had my mind set on M5040 w/FEL will it have more power than my 245?
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    Need help on tire size on M5040

    Hi new to posting on this site,I am looking at buying a M5040 and they give the option on tire size 14.9 x 28 or 16.9 x 28 I will be mowing on some steep ground. I checked with firestone and this is what the saidThis is one of those questions that there is no one right answer. The 14.9-28 has a...
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    Tractor Sizing Tire size on M5040

    Hi, I am looking at buying a M5040 and they give the option on tire size 14.9 x 28 or 16.9 x 28 I will be mowing on some steep ground. Firestone said that there is no difference because the 14.9 is a little shorter and the 16.9 is wider do any of you have an opinion on this? I could go with the...
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    Tire size

    Can someone tell what tire size they think I should get on the M5040 I will be working on a hillside it comes with 14.9 x 28 or should I get the 16.9 x 28 they are the same hieght the dealer said just wider and hold more fluid which may make it more stable? Thanks Dave
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    Advice on 5040,6040

    Hi, I am new to this forum. I am thinking about buying one of these the 5040,6040 and 7040 I will be mowing some steep hillsides the 7040 seems tall and may not be stable on a hillside so I was thinking that I should go with the 5040 and 14.9 x 24" rims what do you think. Also I live in east...
 
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