You’ll end up with half the cost of a new mower before you are done and still have a 20 years old machine. ... 2018 John Deere X730 riding mower 54 hrs new 60 deck & snowblower $12,400 (Newton) pic … hi paul, have a very nice gt6000 (917.255960). As I understand from your great site, this was built April 2002? Are the newer LT1000 models specifications different than the old models? Since most tractors were only made for 1-3 years you can get a guess to the age. The Used Riding Lawn Mower Valuation Calculator can be helpful in determining a lawn mower’s worth. 2. thanks. What does the model and serial number tell me. Model number 536.255880 and next to it is a code number 207603218 with that info do you have a general guess of what year it is and any other information you have??? Above Average Condition – (+ 5% to 10%) Above average appearance and only has very minor cosmetic issues (fine scratches). It has a better frame, better transmission, steers better, cuts better, and has a better engine. You may try mytractorforum.com. Thanks. Also a ballpark would help. If you have a source for the owners manuals, any chance you could pass it along? The manual shows a date of 03.23,00. I have a Craftsman model 917.257561, looks like it was made in June of ’94. Riding lawn mowers begin to depreciate the moment they are purchased, and continue to depreciate in value annually. Most owners threw the extra parts they didn’t need away. Sorry, I accidentally unfollowed the last post. You will also find a dozer blade used but those are for the garden tractors. (40 inch made from 1999-2003) But – I don’t recommend installing a snow blower on that tractor. Sears has used these numbers for many different tractors over the years. Thanks for all your help. It will have three numbers, then a decimal, followed by 5 or 6 more numbers i.e. HI i did what you said how to find out the year doesnt work out MODEL 502-255091 SERIAL 30900700 CAN YOU HEOL ME THANKS. I’m looking at some new and some used but don’t know what’s compatible. 3. Your tractor was made by Husqvarna, (917) but there is some confusion on the tractor it’s possible they used that exact model number in 2003 and 2013ish. Hi Jeff, The formula only works on riding mowers. If the serial number is not formatted that way then you can’t find out when it was made using that method. $450. The serial number prefix only works with U.S. made Craftsman products. The list also says there isn’t a snow thrower available. press to search craigslist. But, Here is the correct bagger for it. Do you know what the Lot number indicates?? If you are buying new the current 24839 also has the correct brackets but I don’t recommend buying a used 24829. ... IM BUYING DEAD OR DYING RIDING MOWERS $0 hide this posting restore restore this posting. Hi Marcus, It’s old. Will any other 248s fit my tractor? I put a nice Opposed twin on a Craftsman T2200 that originally had a single cylinder Briggs 540 cc, went up to the 656cc opposed, the tractor thanked me for it, it had a way better power plant than before. Hello I’ve been trying to find general info (manufacturing date, manual) on a Craftsman push mower: Model No: 917.380351 Lot No: M041489 Serial No: 003278 The Craftsman site directs me to Husqvarna, which doesn’t pull up any info or manuals. -Frank. press to search craigslist. It will not fit any tractor made after that date and you can not find parts for it anywhere except auction sites like eBay. It may have been attached to an older tractor and the owner threw the brackets you need away. If our tractors share the same frame, the unit should be compatible. Now I’ve removed the belt and its size is 1/2 x 97 inches and it is to long. Best regards. The manual for your tractor doesn’t even have a copyright date so I can’t even guess on your age. I would like to query CraigsList for other lawn tractors for sale that are manufactured exactly like mine but sold under different names. This only works for products with a 917. or 247 serial number. I was searching their site for this but couldn’t find it.. would you know how to find a list like this for compatible Husqvarna parts since they make this tractor? Go to searspartsdirect.com and check that model out. I HAVE A SEARS RIDING MOWER MODEL NUMBER 917.25061 SERIAL NUMBER IS 4431. I was going to order a new belt but confused I read that MTD made my mower and belt size is 1/2 x 98 inches then I also read that American Yard Products made the mower (I can’t seem to find a size from them) now the belt seems to big and comes off pullys when you disengage the blade from cutting but not all the time if a person disengages real slow it stays on the pullys. 14 hp vtwin vanguard motor. try the craigslist app » Android iOS CL. Thank you. Any recommendations would be greatly appreciated. We respect your privacy and take protecting it seriously. The model number is what you need. Any help would be appreciated. $300. Hi Tim, No, That tractor was made before 2006 so it has to have the “old” 40-inch snowblower. any help would be appreciated, Thank you Tony. You could try mytractorforum.com, show pictures and ask those guys. favorite this post Jan 22 ... lawn mower engine $25 (Cambridge) pic hide this posting restore restore this posting. Hi Vince, The engine make and model is not listed on the parts page. I am wondering if you can help. Kohler – Any repair shop. Hi Paul. Help a guy out, I think it’s either 1989 or 1990 but not sure. Older products may have Electrolux or American Yard Products (AYP) which were acquired by Husqvarna years ago. Serial 2467S17108. Who made my tractor? Be aware that Sears Parts only stocks parts for about 20 years and doesn’t restock parts after that. I have a Craftsman Model 917.288570 serial 02711D003575 I need a 587819701 mandrel assembly with pulley I think the Husqvana 917.192870 will work my question is will the MowerPartsGroup D663 Ariens 46″ Deck Rebuild Kit Repl Spindles 21546238 Gator Blades 21546611 fit it also? Thank you, Hi JoAnne, It’s about a 2002. Any help finding mower blades would be appreciated. The Used Riding Lawn Mower Valuation Calculator can be helpful in determining a lawn mower’s worth. Thank you, Hi Dave, That is a 2012 Craftsman Lawn Tractor made by MTD. Husqvarna changed their 46-inch decks quite a lot over the years – while Craftsman only had two – the 46 inch 2-blade you have and a 3-blade 46 inch for a time. If you buy used make sure you get all the parts including the parts that normally stay on the tractor all year. Hello, I don’t have a serial number but here’s model number 917.274953 can you tell me what yr this is? Also, many churches will approve that large of a purchase through the board (consistory) and there will be a written record of that approval. Also, do the same search and click the images tab on Google search. post; account; ... riding lawn mower - $200 (rock hill) < image 1 of 1 > QR Code Link to This Post. 917.24789. 917.288220 s/n 112007A002081 ? The snowblower also came with mounts for a 4-point deck and they will not work on your tractor. I’m sure there must be a way to know what decks should fit, but I’m having difficulty finding that info online. The model is 917 258 540. Also the briggs motor is a 94 18hp opposed twin horizontal. Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. $125. What other Craftsman models will the Bercomac attach to? I’m confused. Hi Paul, you seem to be a wealth of information so here goes. pic hide this posting restore restore this posting. Hi all! If your tractor is black the current 42 inch Husqvarna bagger will fit. If a snow blower was available back then for your tractor it would have been made by Haban. Here are the parts diagrams, parts available and you can also get an operator manual for it. Hi William, Your Craftsman is made by MTD so this process is the same for many MTD built tractors. I have an older Craftsman riding mower. my hair is going up like don king. It only represents a minor change. Those are widely available and they WILL NOT fit your tractor. My craftsman mower is model 502.255040 with serial number of 15146125, your formula for finding the year doesn’t work. When I enter my model number on Sears site for compatible attachments it indicates that isn’t compatible. Also, its nice to see a forum that has been going for so long with updated communications – very refreshing. Free delivery in the spring hill area. 486.248391. https://amzn.to/2MqEK6C, Hey I have a riding mower 917.25061 model and serial is 5074 I’m trying to figure out what year is it if you can help let me know please. Will most 42″ craftsman decks fit this tractor? Hi Dan, The snow blower is designed to attach to Craftsman lawn and garden tractors with model numbers starting with 917. The sticker under the seat of my old Sears Craftsman garden tractor shows the Model# 50260211 and a Date of Fabrication 3342 Now the model # that I gave you are some what clear while others are not, but their were spaces between some of the number typed as (502 6021 1) the numbers 6 and especially 2 are very hard to see guessing that’s what they are. Hi James, All parts for your lawn tractor can be found here: Sears PartsDirect. Try the Craftsman section of mytractorforum.com. Next: Determining The Starting Value To use the Used Riding Lawn Mower Valuation Calculator, you will need to either use: Not your average calculator site. Hi Paul, I have a 917.276081, S/N 061404B004874. This chart was actually an internal employee-only document. Hi Shawn, I can’t find an exact date but I’m going to guess it’s about a 1978. Will baggers for 42″ decks with model# starting with 917 be compatible with all 42″ mowers starting with a 917 model#? lawton > > ... riding lawn mower $175 (waurika) hide this posting restore restore this posting. Now, checking the numbers there is a 917.27285 that was made around that time. Does Craftsman snow blower attachment Model-486.248462 works on Craftsman tractor Model-247.203790? Recently purchased a Sears Companion 12/38. stopped at local mower shop and bought used idler assembly he had lying around for 50$. Serial is 031810D002326. Thank you. Ours is an LTX 1000 but he can only find parts for an LT 1000 – what is the difference in the two? Reason I’d like is that we need the blower & plow attachments which are expensive so I’m looking at used. If you don’t know what tractor it came off of you can go to searspartsdirect.com, enter the model number, and then study the owner’s manual to figure out what brackets you have. I strongly suggest that you don’t attach a snowthrower to your tractor. Can you say to me Who made my lawn mower? Hi Norm Some mower decks built from 1996 to 2001 will fit this tractor. Hello, I’m trying to find a bagger for my Craftsman 15.5 electric start 42″ mower 6 speed transaxle lawn tractor. One of the first runs for the last series of Craftsman made by Husqvarna (they quit making these in 2013.). Hi Keith, I can’t find that mower. If you have a Murry you got a rare one. It’s about a 1997. There are no parts available. It won’t fit. I’m pretty sure this idler is the correct one but most things I’ve read/seen talk about hooking up to an engine thats a vertical shaft. try the craigslist app » Android iOS CL tallahassee tallahassee albany, GA atlanta auburn brunswick, GA columbus, GA daytona beach dothan, AL gainesville jacksonville, FL lake city lakeland macon mobile, AL montgomery ocala okaloosa orlando panama city, FL pensacola savannah st … 1. I have the wiring diagram but no manual. HELP please!!! Will require minor repairs. law++ton >!) Not all third-party replacement parts are built to the same specs as the original equipment. Can you tell me the year it was made and the shade of silver body paint please. It’s a 42″ Lt 2000, 19.5 H.P. Here is the owners manual so you can see what parts you need https://www.searspartsdirect.com/manual/1b373pma95-000247/craftsman-48624837-snowblower-attachment, In addition, make sure it was mounted on the same style tractor as you have. Thank you. Mine is a kohler magnum horizontal shaft. The new kit comes with all the brackets for your tractor, older tractors and 247. tractors EXCEPT the Craftsman Pro/CTX. Thinking of buying g a used Craftsman 42″ 20 HP Briggs. Paul I have a Craftsman 917.251481 Tractor w. a Bercomac 7002-1 Snowblower. Hi Paul, I have a Companion rider Model 917259730 Serial 0190S01008, Is this by Husqvarna and what year was it manufactured? Basically we have an old LT1000 in great conditions but we are missing the bagger and are having a difficulty time finding it or finding something compatible. If you can find a manual for it look at the copyright date on the back page that will give you a date of when it was first made. What year is this mower? 1997 to 2001, IM CURRENTLY WORKING ON A SEARS GARDEN TRACTOR 917.253742 ITS A 18HP / 6 SPEED IM TRYING TO DETERMINE WHAT YER IT IS . That will give you an idea when the tractor was first made. Thanks for your expertise. I was wondering if these two snowblower attachments were compatible with my (917) DYS4500 24hp mower. Well maintained. You can’t tell by the serial number. Cannot figure out who made it and date of manufacture. But, if you go to searspartsdirect.com and look at the operator’s manual there is usually a copyright date on the front or the last page to give you a guesstimate. Parts lists and operators manuals will pop up. Hi Paul, I find the information on the site helpful. 2. Thanks for any help. I have what I believe to be a LT4000 4 wheel steer lawn tractor. It does not work for Canadian, European or Austrailian models. By the way, the 6th number after the decimal means nothing. Most of the GT5000’s I have looked at are red in color. Paul, what can you tell me about the manufacturing date for a craftsman 917.255520 s/n 1141S23924: 38 ” 12.5 hp riding mower? I want to attach a snowthrower but Im getting a lot of conflicting information on what model works. Hi Gene, Here is the link to the parts page for your mower: https://shareasale.com/r.cfm?b=626432&u=308056&m=54365&urllink=https%3A%2F%2Fwww%2Esearspartsdirect%2Ecom%2Fmodel%2F3ffph30qpc%2D000247%2Fcraftsman%2D917273471%2Dfront%2Dengine%2Dlawn%2Dtractor%2Dparts&afftrack= Your mower is pretty old (2003) so you probably won’t be able to find a new tank. Wanted John Deere Tractor Riding Lawn Mower $0 (Minnesota) pic hide this posting restore restore this posting. But most 42 inch baggers made between 2006 and 2014 will interchange. Hi Jimmie, The article shows you how to figure out the date using the serial number from the tractor. You would have to check with Husqvarna and MowerPartsGroup to see if they are the same. If it has the same specs and hood as your’s the model number will work for you to get parts. Once you have that value, you increase or decrease the price based on condition. They are lightweight front-ends and never designed for a heavy snowblower. Here are the parts diagrams for it. numbers after the fifth spot are build/minor revisions to the original product. It also does not work for Canadian, European or Austrailian models. try the craigslist app » Android iOS CL. Hi Brandon, That could be one of four different brands. Thanks for any info you can provide. Thanks! But if your savvy you can find one cheaper. If you know who don king is sears told me it was made in December of 2001 I need all the help I can get .thanks Phil. Can you please tell me it. The Murray built Companion tractors have an angled shifter area and slightly different hood, fenderpan, and running boards then the AYP machines. Runs great and in very good mechanical condition. You can go to Sears PartsDirect – enter the model number of your tractor – and if there is a downloadable manual available you can look at the publishing date (usually the last page of the manual) to see when that model was first made. Made by AYP It has 3 blades about 15 inches long. The fifth and sixth numbers are the year. Looking at the Sears list it says it’s compatible with a 24891 (bag). I think so, but would love your opinion. Paul, can you tell me what years Craftsman made the model #917.271813? birmingham, AL farm & garden - craigslist We've detected you are using a browser that is missing critical features. You have the 3-point deck. Model #247.203734 serial #1F286810125 Sears Craftsman T1400 Thank you. Trying to find a bagger, or the part number that fits. Is there another way to identify the serial and model number? It is a 21hp B&S twin, 6 speed, 42″ deck, and Green. Our mower was stolen from our church and I’m trying to get a year for the police report. Hi Sam, No, that snow blower is almost 20 years old. How ya doing Paul ? The fifth and sixth numbers are the year. I have no info to cross-reference it a Husqvarna bagger. The last time it was used was for a Zero-turn. The correct bagger for your mower is the 24891 or 24892. Hi Mike, The date code only works on riding mowers – but that corded electric is about a 2010. hello Paul, last year i bought a Craftsman lt1000, there are no numbers anymore, is there a place i can find the model numbers. Hi Phill, You will need the model number of your bagger to get the parts. Are there universal baggers that would work? Type in your model number and parts diagrams, parts listings and operator’s manuals will pop up. Thanks. There was no rhyme or reason to the color schemes before 2010. Hi Mike, it’s about a 2004. Finally, DO NOT BUY a used 40-inch, 44-inch, or 48-inch snowblower. Tractor, Bagger, Snow blade, Snow Thrower, Wheel Wt, Chains, Sun Shade, Snow Cab, Sleeve Hitch, Mulch Kit 27608, 24916, 24414, 24837/24831, 26234/24100, 24868, 24230/24240, 24276, 24586, 24148. It doesn’t seem to fit an of the formulas you have listed throughout, so I’m curious if you have any thoughts on how to find a general timeframe? Most of them have a copyright date on the last page. “I have done some research and have found that the Murray built Compaion tractors have minor differences then the AYP built Companion tractors. To see a complete list of who made what for Craftsman go here: Craftsman OEM List. Model Number 917. try the craigslist app » Android iOS CL. Thanks again. You can Google search or eBay search the part number and someone else may still have it. It will not fit the current Craftsman tractors sold at Lowes. Serial Number: The first two numbers are the month. Troy Bilt Lawn Mower Grass Bag $30 (Liberty Township/West Chester,Ohio) pic hide this posting restore restore this posting. Trying to find out what year and model number of a riding mowers I just bought.hope u can help 143.981002 TTP358U1G2EA DOM 8154D Trying to find a carb rebuild kit Thanks, Hi Doug, I can’t help except that number comes up as an engine here and there is a replacement carb available: http://shrsl.com/12r6d. I need a new deck for this and trying to figure out year I need to look for. Hi I’m ron! Hi Rob, Look at the serial number on the same nameplate. Learn how your comment data is processed. Hello I have a Craftsman 917.254630, serial number 2069S16310. Hi Bill, That Craftsman was made by Briggs and was not very popular. 917258540, Can you tell me when mine was made Model 917255735 Serial 3575502243, I can’t get the exact date but it’s around a 2012, Hi Paul Trying to identify 18hp twin.Model#917-2559101 SER#1780S09573. 1. Finally, to use the snowblower you will have to add 200 lbs of rear weight which will overload the rear axle. Thank you!! The first 5 numbers after the decimal combined with the first three make up the model number. Deferred maintenance is obvious. No mechanical issues and mower has been well maintained. Andrew, Please reply with the model number from under the seat. If Briggs – Any repair shop can order parts. Hi – you are a genius at this stuff! Hi Andrew, No, there is no direct replacement to your old engine but you probably could get a 19 HP Briggs Intek into the mower. Serial number is 034498. Does the deck run smoothly (no vibration) when you run it at half speed? I have a sears mower with model # 247.288841- serial number 1E311H10078. Sears.ca always had a tight lid on any info including parts and operator’s manuals. Searspartdirect only has info on tractors sold in the U.S. Since mine was manufactured in 1996 it would meet the criteria of pre 1997. I also looked up Carlo’s mower on searspartsdirect, but couldn’t find a manual. Hi Steve, you are correct – it ONLY works on Craftsman model numbers starting with 917. I’ve download the owners manual and it’s not in there. From your info I’m gonna say it’s an AYP. When you do a Google search for one of the attachments, search “Sears part number” for example, a snow thrower would be Sears 24837 (or Craftsman 24837). Hi Al, The 917.275350 was built after 2006 so it’s not compatible. The Murray built Companion tractors have an angled shifter area and slightly different hood, fenderpan, and running boards then the AYP machines. May have some minor scratches or small dings which do not affect overall appearance. I have a 2004 Craftsman 917.273401 ser#030104D005021 w/42inch lower unit and was wondering if a Husquvarna 42 inch lower blade and pulley is interchangeable ? Actually, I have an American Lawn Mower and model no 1304-14. That link goes directly to your tractor. You are my last resort, I think this thing is cobbled together but here goes. Unfortunately, Sears.ca took all records to the grave with them. My serial number is 2229S01049. I see in an above reply that possibly model numbers with 842 could fit depending on the direction of the shaft. ... 2009 Aebi TT240 Tractor Mower $75,000 (redwood city) pic hide this posting restore restore this posting. Hi Mike, I don’t know. You can read more about Craftsman Riding Mowers at TodaysMower.com, You can read more about Craftsman Snow blowers at MovingSnow.com. Hi Chris, I have no secret source. You need the serial number to figure it out. favorite this post Jan 26 11 NEW DVD'S $50 (PETERSBURG/WALNUT HILL) ... MOWER - Yard Machines 21" Big … Most of that information was destroyed long before they moved to Hoffman Estates. I’m looking to find a date on an old Murray as well (502.254970). Roper was the company before AYP.”. The AYP built Companion tractors have a flat shifter area and slightly different hood, fenderpan, and running boards then the Murray built machines. The model prefix for Haban is 842. Is there a difference in the tractors or did they just paint some red and some the silver/grey color? Sears is the only one. Does the oil smell burnt? What year is it? (Agri-Fab) Your tractor was made for Craftsman by Husqvarna. Both tractors have a “tube” front axle. The deck shell itself is no longer available but all the other parts for it are still available check the parts and owner’s manual here: Craftsman Garden Tractor. It’s a production run identifier. Here is a video with one of the old snowblowers mounted to a GT6000, I have a Craftsman GT500 model# 917.276020. Subscribe to get emails with our best picks and new guides! I can’t tell who made that engine from the parts list but there is a nameplate on the engine itself. You can find the original parts diagrams at searspartsdirect.com but there are no manuals available anywhere. I have riding mower, model 917.276813, Sn. If the tractor is outside theU.S. Usually, http://www.manualslib.com and a few others will pop up with the manual. The best starting point for getting the value of a mower is dependent on its age. copy the model number, do a google search for the manual and then look at the copyright date of the manual to get a rough idea of when the bagger was made. I base that guess on the copyright of the owners manual. Is this still a Husqvarna? The snowblower was made by Haban and that company has been out of business for over 30 years. Model number is 917 – 253080? Im trying to find out what year it is. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker. It will not fit MTD and it will not fit Huskie. model number 917.271051 Serial number 2934910181 I can’t seem to find a bagger for this tractor. These products are made by Husqvarna. It is a GVT 16 Twin model 917.253721 I need mower blades for mower deck 917.253644 part number 1926103. That snow blower was produced around 1998/1999. The AYP built Companion tractors have a flat shifter area and slightly different hood, fenderpan, and running boards then the Murray built machines. I traded a reel mower to a coworker when I worked for a company and I left that company before ’98… Was closer to ’90 when I made the trade. I can tell what year it is but I’m guessing 2005ish. 917.288220 made November 20, 2007. O51606D018380. Really appreciate the information and this great site. Repairs have been made as needed and mower was well cared for. Engine transfers are easy, especially if its using another engine from the same company. Onan or Tecumseh are both out of business but you may be able to get parts on eBay and tuneup parts from a repair shop. I should have said my craftsman riding mower serial # is 3530S01035, what the heck does that translate to? It’s too lightweight. Just enter your model number there and parts diagrams will pop up. Hi Paul, my dad left me a roper yet 140 at Serial number 3645S01419 it’s a 14 hp opposed to sell on the Briggs & Stratton do you have any idea what year this machine was made thank you. You’ll have to find the serial number of the engine itself (It’s on the side of the engine) and then Google it to figure out who made it. are the important ones so the 1 is wrong. 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