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#1 OFFLINE   Wheel Crazy

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 02:03 PM

I recently stumbled across a 1960 Wheel Horse, looks to be a Suburban or similar model. It runs great and appears to look in good condition in the pictures! It has both the mower deck and a snow plow. So what is it worth? He is asking $425, which I didn't think was that bad for a Suburban,Its probably a 400 or a 550 Suburban.

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 02:39 PM

If it is a 1960 It is not an RJ, it would be either a 400 or a 550 Suburban.
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 02:49 PM

If it is a 1960 It is not an RJ, it would be either a 400 or a 550 Suburban.


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Posted 22 February 2012 - 03:44 PM

I was wondering the same thing thier is a guy around here that has one forsale for 550 obo he says it has been restored and the 4hp kohler has been rebuilt... It has the original belt guard and seat too....
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 04:23 PM

I was wondering the same thing thier is a guy around here that has one forsale for 550 obo he says it has been restored and the 4hp kohler has been rebuilt... It has the original belt guard and seat too....

To me...that would be worth the money if it looks good.
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Posted 22 February 2012 - 05:12 PM

Ditto, with the attachments included, I think the price is right in the ballpark. :baseball:

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 05:36 PM

Do you have any pictures of it? It all depends on condition and if it has the correct parts. Jake

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 06:30 PM

in my area that would be a steal,we dont have any round hoods,ive seen 2 for sale in about 5 years,if you like it go for it
don from hockley valley ontario,1975c160auto,1975c160-8,1975c120auto,1978c101-8,1986308-8,1987414-8,1989414-8,1990 312-h lots decks,a tiller,some throwers,a blade or two and other non horse stuff

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Posted 22 February 2012 - 09:12 PM

I payed $500 for my little suburban 1 year ago this Friday and it had the wrong tires and front rims on it, Other then that it was complete and ran good. I thought it was a good buy.
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