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    Latest grab by auto manufactures

    Another example
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    Stump bucket on worksaver

    Had a stump bucket for a very short time on a 7K tractor;about useless I.M.H.O;quickly sold it to a fellow with a skid steer.
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    Can all tractors flip over easy?

    We have owned 8N and 9N's,easy to get hurt on one;gear drive and have to push in clutch.Got rid of them and went to HST tractors which are much safer,IMHO and have roll bars. We had a neighbor killed on one trying to pull out a stuck pick-up loaded with wood.Flipped over backwards and pinned...
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    Latest grab by auto manufactures

    Do some more research before purchasing.I talked to the Subaru dealership,it will be on all their models,I would assume GM will do the same. Note;I retired from GM(UAW) and follow all the auto news.I have a 2017 and 2018 GM both with (non-active) OnStar and the remote and heated seats...
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    Latest grab by auto manufactures

    https://www.kbb.com/car-news/gm-to-add-50-subscription-services-by-2026/ Just one of many
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    Latest grab by auto manufactures

    That is how is Used to be,changeing for the worse.You will lose it all in the 2023 models;if you don't pay. I have owned 30+ GM vehicles and maybe my last.
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    Latest grab by auto manufactures

    That's it :1500 dollars for the First three years and then you pay more to keep it.They used to give you Onstar for a couple months hoping that you will renew. Recently talked to a Subaru dealer and they are doing the same,just tacking it on the MSRP;again for three years then you pay...
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    Latest grab by auto manufactures

    Just read GM,Subaru and others now are going to have a mandatory subscription for;heated seats,remote start ect.Can you imagine!Unreal.In GM's case you are forced to purchase OnStar,no choice rolled into the price. I was considering a trade,this may be enough for me(and a lot of others) not...
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    No Kubota loaders?

    Happened to reach a salesman when I called for parts;asked about inventory and he said he had a few 50 HP tractors but no loaders(FELs) for them and didn't know when they would be available.Like everything else;hard to come by.
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    HST repair again?

    Have a L4240 HSTC with 1300 hours;one year ago, it developed the dreaded HST leak(bad seal) in transmission.Had it repaired(tractor must be split by the local dealer)six weeks down.Used it yesterday and appears it's gone again;small leak about a drop a minute. I have only put about 75 hours on...
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    tank sprayer suggestions?

    I have a Fimco ,12' boom for my Atv works well but you must wear protection(Roundup type of spray) 15 gal.tank.Pumps are replaceable should be rinsed after use of glyphosate. Your case ,I would purchase one for the three point and go with a 25 gallon.
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    Smoothing land - How to start over.

    Tiller will just bounce off hard ground,box blade with scarifiers.
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    Snow plow on FEL

    Depends on how big the plow is:L2250 is fairly small so no bigger than six ft.? I have had one for ten years(8') on a larger L4240 (7K) with no problems;third function for the angle.As long as the plow has a trip it will not hurt the FEL.
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    Kubota L3710 Oil and Hydraulic Filter Recommendations?

    Cheaper(yes) as effective (I don't want to try).As often as the normal home-owner type would change fluids and filters;why risk it.
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    Handy little pump

    I didn't realize the price had gone up that much;purchased about six montha ago for $35 or so.Just find it handy.
 
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