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Outdoor Power Equipment Discussion, Repairs, Buy or Sell

Outdoor power equipment discussions. Questions on commercial lawn mowers, lawn mower, mower parts, lawn tractors, engines, edgers, trimmers, pole saws, aerators, hydro seeders, snow plows, chain saws, stump grinders, trucks and trailers?
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Got a 8 year old Scag with a bad hydro pump. It's going to cost me 850 for a new pump! It is worth it or should I look for a newer machine? Thanks.

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I know everyone's financial situation is not as good as mine but I go for new every time. I dont care how good of a dead it may be if I need something I buy it new.
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How much do you feel that mower would be worth to you if it were functioning?
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Well to me, if it were the difference between paying $850 to fix a piece of equipment I had a history with and felt it was a good piece of machinery vs spending $1500 on another piece of machinery that was used and unknown to me, I would go with the $850 replacement part.
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