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#1 Chucktin OFFLINE  

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Posted May 06, 2016 - 05:06 PM

Made 3 circuits of the front this afternoon and on the 4th I smelled smoke annd. ..ee36286fbbc2e3fbbfaba96d8fa67c08.jpg
so long Cub Cadet.
Good deck, maybe.
For sale for parts, cheap😯.

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Posted May 06, 2016 - 05:12 PM

WOW!!!



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Posted May 06, 2016 - 05:13 PM

Homeowners cover it ya think?



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Posted May 06, 2016 - 05:14 PM

   WHOOPS!!!!!!  I have seen two or three tractors like that, glad no one got hurt there.  that could have ended allot worse than just a melted down tractor.

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Posted May 06, 2016 - 05:23 PM

You could sell it as "Ran when parked".


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Posted May 06, 2016 - 05:28 PM

Seen this often back when I was with the fire dept believe it or not.



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Posted May 06, 2016 - 05:32 PM

And a time or two they caught up after they  were parked it in the carport or shed..so ...yea,It could have been much worse.Hosing one off after you cut could save you and your house as well as make the GT look nice and last longer.



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Posted May 06, 2016 - 05:46 PM

My guess is, you might need another tractor, but that's just a guess !!

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Posted May 06, 2016 - 06:19 PM

Thought I'd prototype a new deluxe light weight spyder mower😂

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Posted May 06, 2016 - 07:03 PM

Ouuucchhj

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Posted May 06, 2016 - 09:20 PM

Holy...............................!



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Posted May 06, 2016 - 11:05 PM

Holy smoke, (no pun intended) that ain't good...

Sorry about your tractor.

That just got me to thinking. Being in a chair, what if while I was mowing the tractor started on fire? Can't just jump off and let it burn...


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Posted May 06, 2016 - 11:27 PM

It seems like every few years, there are a few of these. I remember about 4 back, that Craftsman had a bunch of them.. They recalled the tractors and fixed the issue, but damage done.

You might want to contact the mfg and look online at what issues are out there along these lines.

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Posted May 07, 2016 - 02:04 AM

Wow,thats one hot ride !........Sorry couldn't resist. :D I say replace it with a older school heavy duty unit.



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Posted May 07, 2016 - 05:56 AM

Forgot to add that we're glad you're OK.
Any idea what started it?




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