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  1. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    I see that JD makes 2 variations of spreaders for the Gators, one listed as a Fertilizer spreader and one a salt spreader. What really is the difference? I am wanting one unit to do both. Does one just have parts that are more tolerant of the salt corrosion?
  2. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    I just purchased a 835R Gator to add a snow blade for snow removal. I have been considering a BOSS blade from one dealer, but another is recommending the blade from JD. I am trying to get some feedback as to the pros/cons of each. I have read good comments on both. They both are hydro...
  3. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    I have an 835R that I purchased approximately a year ago and I am having a problem where if I don't use it for a few days, the brake pads rust to the rotors very quickly. I keep it inside and it really doesn't get driven in more than the occasional puddle. I like to think I take very good care...
  4. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    I purchased the XUV865M in October, and it arrived mid-Jan. It took quite a bit of time for it to be built. I bought this directly from John Deere. After a few months and about 50 hours, I have some observations. 1. The 865 is significantly underpowered. From what I understand, some EPA issues...
  5. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    Can you help me trouble shoot? The lift is in and works great. 3 issues that maybe you can help with. 1. Switch is reversed. up button puts the bed down and the down button puts the lift up. - the switch only fits in the plug one way. 2. The lift does not operate if the key is in the on...
  6. For Sale
    This is a water cooled Yanmar 3 cylinder Diesel engine out of a John Deere Gator 6x4. This engine runs strong! Fresh oil, oil filter and air filter; so it's ready for several hundred hours without maintenance. I am shipping with the glow plug and ignition switches so it just needs a battery...
  7. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    Hello, I am considering purchasing a John Deere Gator TE Electric. I understand that Deere doesn't support adding a snowplow to the TE Electric, but I'm not sure why. I won't be using it for heavy usage, 30 minutes tops at a time, and I would rather get an Electric TE so I don't have to worry...
  8. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    My Dad Wants to buy the gator xuv 550 2014 and i wanted to know if it has power steering and how much gallons per mile it takes
  9. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    I'm sure most of you guys are like us and are wishing the Spring would finally come already! Although we definitely had a great winter for business, we are sick of the snow and are wanting it to warm up so we can play with our tractors. Any of you guys starting to have the cabin fever set in...
  10. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    From now until April 30th, John Deere is offering instant rebates on select models of Gator Utility Vehicles. Between the instant rebates and special financing offers, there is sure to be a perfect deal for you to get into a new John Deere Gator Utility Vehicle today! :thumbup1gif: Save $800...
  11. Green Farm Parts
    Most of you know us as the "John Deere parts dealer", but did you know that we are a full service John Deere dealer? We have all of the John Deere equipment contracts except for construction equipment, so we can help you if you're looking for a new lawn & garden tractor, Gator, CUT or anything...
  12. Gators, UTVs, ATVs & Other Recreational Vehicles
    Has anyone had a chance to ride this machine yet? I have been on old gators but nothing like this one. “The Gator takes a huge evolutionary step forward with the launch of the new Gator RSX850i,” said David Gigandet, marketing manager, Gator utility vehicles. “Gators have always been known for...
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