Recent content by TGKY

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    The right way to engage pto

    Sure I’ll try to clarify and please Pardon my lack of technical knowledge for what I’m about to say but my tractor (l4701)has the yellow knob on the right side that you push down and twist to engage the pto. I always clutch it. I’ve never considered not I guess just out of habbit from the 2...
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    The right way to engage pto

    Hello, I’ve never really thought about this in several years operating a tractor until reading some posts that Make me think I might not be doing it right- what is the proper way to start a pto driven implement to limit shock and wear to the tractor and the machine. let’s use my L4701 gear...
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    Online parts

    I’ve had really good luck with Messics. Both the site and parts diagrams as well as their CS. shipping timeliness has been great also.
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    L4701 Regen twice in first 20 hrs?

    I can’t give as technically sound or helpful reply’s as these you’ve gotten but i do have a newer 4701 and live in a similar geographic area as the OP (western Ky) so I’ll try add a data point. my tractor is the DT gear drive version got it last sept and it’s sitting right at 70 hours. The only...
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    New Rotary Cutter User Question

    First timer here as well. I found dealing with the guards the most frustrating part on my woods BB, but all in all a very doable job.
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    Noobie Brush Hog Question

    Congrats on the find. I just purchased a woods bb 72.30 myself but other than testing (playing) with it I haven’t done much yet. Best of luck with yours I was happy to find mine.
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    Buying an L4701DT shuttle?

    I'm familer with State Equipment. I live in Far West Kentucky now and purchased my tractor here so I can't speak to them. However, I still have several ties in the area and have some family who have looked around and they tell me that now, one of the bigger dealers in the area is PARCS. They...
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    Buying an L4701DT shuttle?

    I purchased my L4701 gear drive last September and I'm very happy with it. I had R4 tires, but for my application, I preferred the R1's and my dealer came and got the tractor and switched them out a no cost to me after I tried the R4's. While switching, I had them fluid filled and widened to the...
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    Telescoping lift arms

    Great. I’ll give that a look and see if I can make it work removing the bushings. Thank you!!!
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    Telescoping lift arms

    Thanks All- notforhire- Can you tell me what part number your extendable links are or what tractor they were originally for? Were any modifications required? I have the telescoping stabilizers.
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    Telescoping lift arms

    Hello My dealer is telling me there is no option to outfit my L4701 with telescoping lift arms for the 3 point hitch. The tractor cam with the telescoping stabilizers but I would like the actual lift arms that have the lever and can be moved for implement hook up. Sorry if my specific...
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    Woods Brush Bull

    I just purchased a woods brush bull 72.30. Just looking to hear from any woods BB owners regardless of size. Any feedback on the machine. Tips or things to watch for? I’m moving up from a 60” Lowery MFG mower and just interested in an feedback.
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    L01 series rear work lights

    Thank you very much. A couple of follow up Where does the switch mount? I’m not sure what hole goods means. Can you give some detail on that? Thanks!
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    L01 series rear work lights

    So I located what I think might be the Kubota kits on messics part v18000 working light kit w/g no. L8327. this the one I’d need if I went the Kubota route? If I were to install this kit as it came with the existing Kubota wiring harness would this light come on every time my headlights are...
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    L01 series rear work lights

    I have an L4701 and need some rear work lights for it and some help with the best way to install I’d like to have them on their own switch. Is there an existing harness on this tractor and where would it be? Also where would a switch best go? Does Kubota sell a kit or is there a high quality...