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#1 dms1220 OFFLINE  

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Posted April 10, 2013 - 07:46 PM

Just got uncles 1220 Bolens out of barn. rotoillar linkage was improperly mountedon handle.not sure the correct way the arm is supposed to be.the tiilar is a 18618 33inch



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Posted April 10, 2013 - 08:01 PM

Welcome to GTT :wave:

 

The Lift link Attached to the tab under the foot petal

 

Here's a pic showing the link

 

 

We would love to see some pics of your tractor when you get a chance

 

 

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Posted April 10, 2013 - 08:23 PM

Well that was easy.Thanks so much its my 1st garden tractor and boy is my uncle excited about it being used. I have carb soakinig And will put up pictures when i figure out how  to.



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Posted April 10, 2013 - 09:15 PM

:welcometogttalk:

 

 

When you get ready to use that tiller...make sure you eat your Wheaties that morning.

 

Raising and lowering that tiller using the "Armstrong Lift" is not a job for 98lb weaklings :D :D :D  



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Posted April 10, 2013 - 09:21 PM

Welcome to GTT. Check out the photos and manuals. Good Luck, Rick

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Posted April 11, 2013 - 09:40 AM

I agree with Old Buzzard,start looking for a hydraulic lift kit,will sure make life easier



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Posted April 11, 2013 - 08:16 PM

I extended the tillar arm 1 1/2" it helped some .but she's a BEAST






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