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#1 farmer john ONLINE  

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Posted August 25, 2013 - 08:19 AM

hi its me again!!! do you ever think its a vicious circle and your gts are conspiring againts you, just when you seen to fix one thing something else goes, just when you have given up on that peice of junk it starts to behave, only to have your pride and joy gt stick it to you the next day .  i always seen to have 1-2 tractors needing attention, maybe i should just buy a new one when they break down


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Posted August 25, 2013 - 08:28 AM

  i always seen to have 1-2 tractors needing attention, maybe i should just buy a new one when they break down

 

...Methinks it's lil threats like that, makes em sensitive and moody... :smilewink: They're just makin sure you're not bored.. :poke:


Edited by Newpaws493, August 25, 2013 - 08:29 AM.

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Posted August 25, 2013 - 08:48 AM

That is allways the way. When I fix one, another acts up. I got the new Simplicity 725 running so the Bolens 1250 quit. Murphy was an optimist. Good Luck, Rick


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Posted August 25, 2013 - 08:51 AM

This is the down-fall of owning/operating 30 to 50 year old tractors.

Although they are in pretty good shape, repair parts are not always readily available.he

I have always said that if you own something long enough, you WILL need to make repairs.

The good part is we usually have another GT at our disposal when one of our prize works have a breakdown.


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Posted August 25, 2013 - 08:54 AM

That's part of the Hobby they have personality's.


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Posted August 25, 2013 - 08:55 AM

That's a sign they are feeling neglected. You gotta play with them more.
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Posted August 25, 2013 - 09:16 AM

If we didn't have to fix them what would we be doing? spending our free time with our wives.  :rolling:


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Posted August 25, 2013 - 10:22 AM

Mine always break when it looks like rain and I want to hurry up and get the grass cut.
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Posted August 25, 2013 - 10:56 AM

This is the down-fall of owning/operating 30 to 50 year old tractors.

Although they are in pretty good shape, repair parts are not always readily available.he

I have always said that if you own something long enough, you WILL need to make repairs.

The good part is we usually have another GT at our disposal when one of our prize works have a breakdown.

Its one reason I mainly stick to kohler powered hydros, most part are still support


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Posted August 25, 2013 - 10:57 AM

If we didn't have to fix them what would we be doing? spending our free time with our wives.  :rolling:

she doesnt read the forum, does she? lol


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Posted August 25, 2013 - 11:02 AM

Hope its just a passing stage the GT,s are going through and they start behaving better for you .
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Posted August 25, 2013 - 02:04 PM

Murphy was an optimist ?  love it !!!   lol


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Posted August 26, 2013 - 04:43 AM


My tractors are outside and covered but my most common problem is water in the gas. Good Luck, Rick
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Posted August 26, 2013 - 05:27 AM

My tractors are outside and covered but my most common problem is water in the gas. Good Luck, Rick

That's from condensation. Buy some seafoam!


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