Yea the engine blew a couple of months ago so I got the 1977 to use the engine. Even before it blew up I had to push it back to the house a couple of times. When I feel lazy I used the John Deere in the background to pull it and also because it is to heavy to push up hill (1035lbs).
real nice mowers. I have always wanted a bigger tractor. I have a wheel horse and a person I know has a 990. It nice. Have you pulled anything like a plow or a disk? If you have did it do good? I really would like to have a 990 if he sells it for the right price.
I have not pulled any thing with them, because I haven't had one run long enough to save the money to buy attachments for them. Wheel Horse's a sweet tractors and I hope to get the 244H that was my grampa's.
Really? I like Wheel horses but mine just isn't that big. I had mine gave to me by a fellow at my church. Another guy at my church has one too. The thing is on my wheel horse I have replaced the solenoid and starter switch and traced all the wires back and replaced the fuses. Still can't start it with the switch. I have to cross it over. It drives me insane. But so far I have dug potatoes with it and it did just fine. Couldn't be easier. I would like something with a 3pt so I can dig them myself so i don't have too hold a plow while someone else drives it. We have an old horse plow that we use to dig them. Been in family for long time. But if I could just hook something up and drive it would be nice.
Yep but anything free is good. I had mine gave to me too. It had 1367 hours on it when I got it. Rebuilt it and it runs perfect. No smoke and excellent power. Will pull a truck i bet. excellent tractor. Now come the transmission seal and the ignition system. Always something.