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#1 mikebramel OFFLINE  

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Posted June 06, 2011 - 12:02 AM

Got a MF16 last week. Deck, blower, tiller. Has every little bracket and bolt for the attachments. The deck is bent. The grill is bent. The clutch field didnt work. Swapped it out (broken internal winding). Mule drive shaft broke, swapped. Deck works. Didnt try the blower. Tiller works, had to put a new chain on, #50. Runs good. Smokes a little, prolly because there is about 3 qts of oil in it. lol

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Posted June 06, 2011 - 12:06 AM

Very nice. Congrats
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 06:34 AM

Congrats, nice find.
You've got everything for the tiller? Under tractor belt sheild/guide?
I'm working on getting a tiller, but all those pcs are missing. If I get it, I may have to
bug you for info.
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 06:39 AM

Looks to be a keeper, Mike. Sounds like you are getting the issues under control. On the extra oil, might want to check if you are getting gas in there, float/fuel pump may be letting fuel into the crankcase.
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 06:45 AM

Mike, that's fantastic. Sounds like a survivor to me!

What model tiller is that? I saw one sitting in the weeds couple of weeks ago with a MF14. Guy will not discuss sale of it yet. Still has hopes of using it in his golden years.
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 06:46 AM

Geez,that looks alright,Mike.:thumbs:
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 07:14 AM

Great find Mike. The grill looks like it isn't bent too bad and would be able to be bent back into shape. That is awesome that you got all of the attachments with it also. :thumbs:
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 07:17 AM

That's a nice looking tractor and attachments!
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 08:13 AM

Looks great! Likely a 76 model with the footboard extensions. And the headlights even work!
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 08:22 AM

Nice but i think your getting to many tractors, it might be best if you send that one my way and Mike, "thanks for all your help"
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 08:23 AM

Wow Mike, thats a nice tractor
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 10:04 AM

That sure is in nice shape. It's always nice to get attachments like tillers with a used tractor.
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 10:23 AM

Congrats, nice find.
You've got everything for the tiller? Under tractor belt sheild/guide?
I'm working on getting a tiller, but all those pcs are missing. If I get it, I may have to
bug you for info.


Yes, all the brackets, belt guide. Even the kickstand for the snowblower! If you need any measurements let me know.
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Posted June 06, 2011 - 10:24 AM

Looks to be a keeper, Mike. Sounds like you are getting the issues under control. On the extra oil, might want to check if you are getting gas in there, float/fuel pump may be letting fuel into the crankcase.

Thank you, that is a good point

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Posted June 06, 2011 - 10:25 AM

Mike, that's fantastic. Sounds like a survivor to me!

What model tiller is that? I saw one sitting in the weeds couple of weeks ago with a MF14. Guy will not discuss sale of it yet. Still has hopes of using it in his golden years.


Mf550 with two extensions. I think the manual says 44" cutting path.

Good luck with the search




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