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    For sale is a Bolens 1886-01 with plow, single stage snow blower and wheel wights. Runs but both rear tires are shot and do not hold air. One of the push rods to raise and lower the attachments is bent and broken and might be missing now, but the other is present to raise and lower the...
  2. Bolens Tractor Forum
    I am curious as to weather the manifold off of a &482 will fit the k532 Thanks!
  3. Bolens Tractor Forum
    So I have contacted a fellow about purchasing and 1886 with a Johnson loader on it. I have asked the typical things about the tractor. I am not familiar with the eaton 12, what should I look for with that? Any suggestions on things to look at would be great. On my list so far; Bolster...
  4. Bolens Tractor Forum
    Picked up the 1886 over the weekend along with a couple of tillers with the extension kits. Does anyone have a muffler in good shape they want to part with? I think this is going to be a complete restore for me. My first. Not a clue where to start so any advice is most appreciated. The 23...
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    How she looked when I found her. Sitting since 1980's.
  6. Bolens Tractor Forum
    Does anyone know what battery size and type fits a 1886-01? I can't seem to find the information, not even in the service manual (unless I missed it).
  7. Bolens Tractor Forum
    Hi all! I have been restoring a kohler k482 for my bolens 1886. Since I have´nt made the disassembly myself I have some questions. In the Engine block there is a threaded hole pointing towards the inner bearing of the camshaft. What is supposed to be mounted there. Is it some kind of...
  8. Bolens Tractor Forum
    I took apart the part of the k482 when is stopped running but I just got in a new coil and condenser that I hope will fix the problem. The problem is that I let this go since the summer so I can't recall where exactly the condenser gets mounted and where the wire attaches. I assume the wire...
  9. Tractors
    Looking to purchase a Bolens 1886. It must be in decent original condition. I am willing to consider shipping for the right machine. If you have such a thing, please let me know. Thanks!
  10. Tractors
    I have a Bolens 1886-01 for sale. It runs well and has excellent exhaust. It is a real work horse. It comes with the 54 inch hydraulic blade, single stage blower, and wheel weights. I am in the Buffalo NY area. Asking $950 If you have any questions please ask.
  11. Bolens Tractor Forum
    Aright guys heres little more on the prototype 1886. Heres my 1477 dash compared to the prototype dash... 1477 dash Prototype dash just like a 1886 dash but Bolens must of used a early large frame dash and added to it... More of the dash and the brake on the opposite side from every...
  12. Mechanical & Hydraulics Forum
    Can anyone tell me where to find the breather on this engine please? I want to use it to power a diaphragm gas pump.
  13. Mechanical & Hydraulics Forum
    Bolens 1886, Eaton 12 hydrostatic transmission. Theres something that has been bothering me. I have been told that its a common problem with hydrostatic transmission. When i put the trans in park the tractor will stop for a minute then start driving off on its own. For a guy like me that has...
  14. Bolens Tractor Forum
    Hello to ye all. I'm new on this forum. I came here to meet some people with experience and learn more about my new tractor. I have recently moved from the city to a country house and after using a push mower all summer last year I've decided a tractor was what I needed to take care of mowing...
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