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Kubota Forklift and Pallet Fork Attachments

A Kubota forklift tends to be a skid steer loader or compact track loader that have dedicated attachments, normally pallet forks, that turn them into incredibly flexible and powerful forklifts.

The most common forklift attachments for a Kubota tractor or skid steer loader are pallet forks, especially the series made by Land Pride. Their series of models are currently PFL4548, PFL5548 and PFL 5560.

Kubota do not make a dedicated forklift as such, but a number of their engines are used by other manufacturers, such as Viper or Yale. Continue reading

KUBOTA RTV1100 : Specs, Parts, Attachments, Reviews

Kubota RTV 1100

The Kubota RTV 1100 is one of the bestselling atvs on the market, and Kubota have invested much of their tractor technology into improving its level of performance.

Kubota realised that many of their competitors used engineering and mechanical models that were similar to those used in golf carts and four wheel drives. Continue reading

Kubota B26 TLB – Specs, Parts, Prices, Reviews

Kubota B26

The Kubota B26 is a dedicated tractor loader backhoe, that is built upon the foundations of the world renowned Kubota B series, compact tractors.

There are a number of similarities to the B series range, but the Kubota B26 comes with a number of adjustments that make it stand out as a TLB in its own right. Continue reading

Kubota Skid Steer – Prices, Specs, Attachments, Reviews

Kubota Skid Steer

A Kubota skid steer is an incredibly powerful, yet easily manoeuvrable, piece of agricultural machinery, that can be used with a wide range of attachments to perform numerous industrial and agricultural work, on commercial lands, job sites or farms.

The skid steer is a four-wheel-drive vehicle, with lift arms immediately beside the driver’s cab, with the pivotal points being situated behind the driver’s shoulder. Continue reading

Kubota Zero Turn Mowers

Kubota Zero Turn Mowers

A Kubota Zero Turn Mower is engineered specifically for home owners. It is easy to operate, and fun to drive.  The zero turning steering system allows for precision measuring when mowing grass. The short turning radius allows for easy manoeuvring around difficult objects, and the ergonomically designed seat provide extra cushioning and support.

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Kubota RTV Utility Vehicles – New and Used

Kubota Rtv’s are utility vehicles that come in three different shapes and sizes – compact to mid size, full size, and xg. All utility vehicles can be used for awide variety of jobs and work. Many people use them for residential purposes, different types of construction projects,  a wide range of  agricultural work. Continue reading

Kubota Parts Guide – New and Aftermarket

Kubota make a huge range of tractors and agricultural machinery, including garden mowers and UTV’s, and as such replacement Kubota parts are a huge part of both the buying and maintenance of these tractors and other machinery.

Many people need replacement Kubota parts either because of a default in the original tractor, because the tractor is quite old, because it has been in a collision or simply a replacement part is needed as part of a normal maintenance service. Continue reading

Kubota Lawn and Garden Tractors

Kubota Lawn and Garden Tractors

Kubota make a wide range of  lawn and garden tractors that can be used for both domestic and commercial purposes.

Some machines are dedicated mowers, while others are Kubota Tractors that can have various attachments fitted to them that let them be used for work on different types of land. Kubota mowers are normally referred to as : Kubota Lawn Mowers. Kubota Lawn Tractors, Kubota Garden Tractors, Kubota Riding Mowers or Kubota Tractor Mower.

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With any Kubota lawn and garden tractor, there are a number of factors to consider when buying one. Any mower has to be a combination of being easy and comfortable to use, at the same time being practical and efficient in terms of the work needs to be done.

Kubota 4 Wheel Drive Lawn and Garden Tractors

A number of lawn and garden tractors made by Kubota are four-wheel-drive, whilst some are two wheel drive, and some are zero turn. It is important to identify what type of work the lawn tractor is intended to be used for, before deciding on the appropriate model.

Whether to use a four-wheel-drive, or not, is a decision should be taken in conjunction with other factors. It is best in many ways to approach a Kubota dealer who can deliver the most appropriate and up-to-date advice.

Kubota Diesel Lawn and Garden Tractor

Many lawn and garden tractors run on diesel, whilst also run on gasoline.  Given the trend away from diesel, and probably from gasoline as well, towards electric, it is a decision that should be taken carefully. Diesel prices are likely to rise significantly in coming years, and the availability of diesel they will also be a problem.

Kubota Lawn and Garden Tractor Prices –

Below are listed list prices relating to all the current Kubota Mower Models, as of April 2019, prices taken from the Kubota USA website.

These prices are indicative only, and should be not be taken as a fixed price. They may vary depending upon whether or not Kubota change them, any special offers or any local taxes or relevant additional costs, such as delivery, dealers fees etc.

There are two figures showing relating to prices. The first is the price the standard model, which will normally include the basics available such as a choice of different deck sizes and tires, and the second price reflects the cost of all the additional options and exterminated warranties  that are available for that particular model.

A list of all the different options and types of warranty that Kubota offer is listed at the end of the prices section.

Please note that different options available for different models of Kubota mowers, and each specific mower should be checked to see what options are available and at what cost, and special considertaion allowed for commercial Kubota mowers, such as Kubota Zero Turn Mowers  .

Kubota Lawn and Garden Tractors – Prices

Kubota T1880 –  US$ 3699 / $7918

Kubota T2080 –  US$ 4399 /  $8583

Kubota T 2380 – US 4999 / $ 9063

Kubota T 2090 – US$ 3889 /  $48234

Kubota T2290-  US$ 4489 /  $8834

GR 2020 / GR 2120 –  US$ 9640 / $17730

Kubota Commercial Mowers / Stand On Mower / Walk Behind Mower – Prices

Kubota SZ Series Commercial Stand On Mower $9299 / $ 10052

Kubota WG14 Commercial Walk behind Mower $3923 / $ 4782

Kubota WG^ Commercial Walk Behind Mower $ 1278 /  $1728

Kubota WGC6 Commercial Walk Behind Mower $1436 / 1886

Kubota Front Mount Mowers – Prices

Kubota F2690EFront Mower $ 17313 / $48082

Kubota F2690 Front Mower $ 20004 / $ 47868

Kubota F3990 Front Mower $ 55374

Kubota  Lawn and Garden Tractor Accessories –

These differ depending on the model chosen, and differ for all different types of Kubota  Mower such as Kubota Lawn Tractors, Kubota Garden Trcators, Kubota Lawn Mowers, Kubota Riding Mowers and Kubota Zero Turn Mowers

Mulching Kit

Grass catcher /  hydraulic valve /  hydraulic valve for implements without catcher /  hydraulic valve for implements with catcher / grass catcher control moment

Work lights kit

Tow hitch

Extended warranty – one year, two years

Operator controlled discharge chute /  Chute block plate – stand on

Suitcase weights – front and rear

Seat suspension kit

ROPS organiser /  striping kit

Maintenance lift kit

Tuff top canopy /  deluxe fibreglass canopy kit /  sunshade canopy kit

LED work lights

Halogen light kit

Hitch kit

Side discharge/rear discharge

Stamped deck/fabricated deck

Spark arrester muffler kit

Front push blade

Cold start kit for hydro units

Walk behind discharge block off plate

Walk behind grass capture adapter kit

Walk behind mulching kit

Front/rear turf tires

Remote hydraulic Hose Kit

Mower deck size

Debris blower

Cab Enclosures

Cab accessories –  Cab Heater,  rear LED work light kit, roof mounted LED strobe light kit, interior rearview mirror

Cuise control kit

Turn assist brakes

Engine tachometer

Hazard light kits

Front blade/rubber cutting edge

Sweepers – Rotary Broom sweeper

Side Caster wheel kit

Dust deflector kit for Rotary sleeper

Dust deflector kit

Snowblower

Electric  chute deflector kit for front and rear snowblower

Drift cutter kit for front mount snowblower

Kubota Lawn and Garden Tractor Reviews

There are almost so many reviews of Kubota Lawn Tractors and Kubota Garden Tractors that it is difficult to know where to begin.  People have differing ideas as to how impartial or important reviews can be, but with a bit of subtle guidance a lot can be learnt from all of them.

You Tube – a lot of Kubota mowers are reviewed on you Tube, especially Kubota Zero Turn Mowers, normally by dealerships or by dealership staff who have an interest in promoting them.

This means of course that they are likely to be promoting Kubota lawn and garden tractors, rather than independently assessing them. Most Kubota dealerships are fairly upfront about this, and there is a lot that can be learned from these videos.

First thing to realise is that you’re not going to be told any of the less popular or unliked things about any of these mowers.

What you will learn about and more importantly be able to see in action is how these mowers tend to work when they go really well. That should give you a sense of seeing them in action, when they are at their best.

Some of the reviews can be quite long, but at least with a video you can jump forward and skip through parts that do not interest you.

Consumer Reports –  there are a number of websites that use the word consumer in them, and some are independent and some are not.

If you can find a completely independent body or association that independently test’s and evaluates Kubota lawn and garden tractors, that should be able to give you a fairly healthy idea of the pros and cons of the machines.

Some consumer websites ask for feedback and reviews from people, and what you tend to find on the sites is that you get purely negative feedback. That feedback is valuable in its own right, but can often give a one-sided view of the problems that people have with kubota mowers.

They do flag up problems that can exist, and these can be taken into account when deciding what type of Kubota lawn or garden tractor to buy.

On the whole, people do not tend to publish favourable reviews on these websites, although some do, it is often difficult to evaluate whether they are genuine reviews or promotional.

Amazon –  people buy many Kubota lawn and garden tractors on Amazon, and it is a place where people do leave a sizeable number of reviews.

Amazon uses a system of verified and unverified reviews, the verrified reviews being left by people who have actually bought the product, as opposed to unverified reviews which are left by people who have not bought the product, at least through Amazon, although they may have bought it somewhere else.

Whilst the problem of genuine versus promotional reviews remains an issue even on Amazon, as a company it sees it as a duty it takes  fairly seriously, and tries to weed out reviews they believe to be fake.

The value of these reviews is largely that they can highlight issues which can then be taken into account when considering what lawn or garden tractor to buy, and raised with Kubota or a Kubota dealership prior to purchase.

Discussion forums –  some people have rather forgotten about discussion forums with the advent of social media, but they contain a rich supply of information that is normally fairly authentic, whilst at the same time, contributed by people who genuinely like their products.

There are many discussion forums for kubota lawn and garden tractors, and the most popular ones will appear in any search on Google or Bing. You can normally browse through the forums and the various threads without having to register or login.

If however you want to participate in a discussion, or ask questions then you are likely to have to register. This is normally a very simple process that requires you to supply a user ID and password, and normally authenticate with an email verification.

Members of these discussion forums welcome and like new members, and like to be involved in problems or issues that are bought to them. This is still one of the most genuine areas of the internet, and somewhere you are likely to find the most valuable information you need on any Kubota lawn or garden tractor.

Used Kubota Mowers, and Where to Buy

The pros and cons of buying a used Kubota mower are pretty similar to those of buying a used car or truck. Given the costs of some top range garden tractors/lawn tractors the costs and risks could in fact be even greater.

The basic premise is that if you buy a used Kubota lawn or garden tractor from a Kubota Dealer, you are likely to pay a premium, but you are also likely to have a vehicle with some degree of pedigree, service history and mechanical worthiness.

A Kubota dealer should do a full check on any mower they are selling, and should be able to provide some degree of service history, as well at hopefully giving you some idea of where and how the vehicle has been used.

Similar to wanting to know how a car has been driven, knowing on what type of land or terrain the mower or tractor has been used is really important. This will give you some indication of his condition, and whether or not the price being asked is a realistic one.

Price aside, even if you get a used mower at a reasonable cost, is likely to be a false investment if it does not function properly, resulting in additional costs for maintenance and repairs, and potentially being dangerous to use if certain parts of it are unsafe.

These are all potential risks, which can be verified or not depending upon the purchasers mechanical knowledge of a Kubota mower. If an individual is confident, then there is a wide range of lawn and garden tractors for sale.

People turn to eBay, AutoTrader, Craigslist as well at ads in local papers. The other option is to use discussion boards or forums online, where there is normally a vast collection of knowledge about all ranges of Kubota mowers, where to buy them and what to look out for in certain models.

Kubota Warranty –

The warranty on any tractor or mower is really important, both in terms of the length of time or length of usage that is valid for, but also in terms of any conditions that may be applied to it. Most Kubota dealerships which sell mowers are likely to offer an extended warranty as well.

Extended warranties can sometimes be quite expensive relative to what they are offering, and should be looked at carefully to see if they offer good value for money, and if they are really needed on product.

Comfort – anyone using a Kubota Mower is likely to be sitting down on it for quite extended periods of time, and such comfort is an absolute necessity not a luxury. This applies to type and positioning of the seat, suitable back support, easy reach of controls and overall ease-of-use.

It is really important that all the controls, particularly that affect the cutting height of the deck within easy reach of the operative, and that they are easy-to-use and clear to understand.

Reliability – all Kubota Mowers are designed to be used in different types of land or terrain,  where proper manoeuvrability is a basic necessity of safety, as well as key to a efficient usage. Any Kubota mower needs to be reliable, and be able to be used in such a way as to be rugged and safe at the same time

Kubota Lawn and Garden Tractor Models

Kubota F2100

Kubota F2000

Kubota FZ2400

Kubota FZ2100

Kubota F3990

Kubota F3680

Kubota F3080

Kubota F2880

Kubota F2690

Kubota F2680

Kubota F2560

Kubota F2400

Kubota F2260

Kubota F3060

Kubota G1700

Kubota G1800

Kubota G1900

Kubota  G2000

Kubota G2160

Kubota G2460

Kubota G3200

Kubota G4200

Kubota G5200

Kubota G6200

Kubota GF1800

Kubota GR2000

Kubota GR2010

Kubota GR2020

Kubota GR2100

Kubota GR2110

Kubota Gr2120

Kubota GT850

Kubota T1400

Kubota T1460

Kubota T1560

Kubota T1570

Kubota T1600

Kubota T1670

Kubota T1700

Kubota T1760

Kubota T1770

Kubota T1870

Kubota T1880

Kubota T2080

Kubota T2380

Kubota T1860

Kubota GF1800

 

 

 

 

Getting Great Deals From Kubota Dealerships

Finding a Kubota dealer is relatively easy nowadays, finding the right dealer that will give you the best deal is also fairly easy, but does require quite a lot of work and research.

The first and most important thing is to have some sense of what type of Kubota tractor you are interested in buying, and whether you are thinking of buying a new or a used tractor. Continue reading

Kubota Insurance – What Credit Score Is Needed ?

Any type of Kubota credit, whether it be finance or leasing, will be offered to an individual or not depending upon whether the credit agency involved and in this case Kubota as well deem the individual to be a suitable credit risk or not.

The process involved in establishing this is quite a complex one, although the end result often makes it seem slightly over simplistic. Continue reading

Farm Insurance and Agricultural Equipment Guide

Anyone who owns or rents a farm or a branch of any size or description, and effectively runs it as a commercial business, needs to have specific areas of insurance directly tailored to their needs.

A farm is essentially a mix of a home and a business, both in terms of buildings, plant and machinery, agricultural vehicles and in terms of workforce. Continue reading

Kubota Lawn Tractor Manuals

Where ever you buy a Kubota lawn tractor it is important that you acquire with it the operating manual that specifies manufacturers requirements for operating, servicing and maintaining the tractor. If you buy a new Kubota lawn tractor, then a manual should come as standard, either in hard copy or as an electronic download, a PDF document. Continue reading

Kubota Lawn Mower and Lawn Tractor Guide

Kubota lawn tractors are also sometimes referred to as Kubota garden tractors, as well as Kubota ride on tractors and Kubota zero turn tractors.

A Kubota lawn tractor comes in five different series of tractor as defined by Kubota, each with a different horse power range and a different set of features and accessories. Continue reading

Kubota Credit and Finance Guide

Kubota Credit and Finance refers to the process of arranging finance for buying or leasing a new or used Kubota tractor or other piece of Kubota agricultural equipment.

This can either be done through Kubota itself which is known as Dealership Financing, or through the traditional route of direct lending by arranging finance through a bank or credit union. Continue reading

KUBOTA MOWERS FINANCE

Anyone looking to buy Kubota mowers might well need to arrange some type of finance or credit in order to buy or lease the mower. The process for arranging finance or credit Kubota mowers is fairly similar to that of arranging finance or credit when buying or leasing a new or used car or vehicle.

Kubota has its own credit arm, and whilst this is primarily focused on helping people to buy or lease a  Kubota tractor, it is still perfectly possible to apply for credit for a Kubota mower.

There are a number of steps in the process which can make the decision as to what type of Kubota mower to buy an easier one.

The first thing to do is to decide what you want to use the mower for, and whether or not it will be purely private and domestic, or whether there will be some element of commercial usage as well.

KUBOTA MOWERS FINANCE

The question as to whether or not there will be any commercial usage may affect the credit application, as there will be additional questions concerning the nature of your business, and possibly any other people involved in running the business, and possibly any family connections as well.

The process of applying for credit with Kubota will be fairly similar to applying for credit with any other bank finances tuition such as a credit union. The applicant will need to submit a fairly detailed questionnaire and provide a high degree of information about themselves and their financial situation both past present and future.

Based on this information, but will decide whether or not to lend the applicant money to purchase the Kubota mower, if so how much, and on what terms and conditions.

Another important factor concerning Kubota mowers finance is that of insurance. It is important to check whether or not the mower will be covered under any home or renters insurance policy, especially where it will be covered for any liability damage in the event of an accident. This is especially important if the mower is to be used in any type of commercial activity.

KUBOTA BACKHOE

A Kubota backhoe is a piece of equipment that is fitted to a variety of different Kubota tractors, and need special care and attention as its attachment to the tractor can generate an element of risk in its usage, and also an element of risk to those in the surrounding area where it is being used.

The majority of the Kubota tractors used either on farms or in agricultural settings or in large garden/land horticultural businesses.

A lot of these businesses have both environments and workforce which are markedly different to those of a standard business, either industrial or office environments, and special care should be taken in terms of understanding the work activity factors that affect the potential risk of injury or damage to either people working on the farm or in the surrounding areas.

There are a number of factors that relate to the safety risks concerning usage of Kubota tractors and Kubota backhoes, and many relate to the type of work hours and work routine that will be found in such an agricultural land led business.

The work environment and workplace in a farm has often been described as somewhat erratic.

This is because the hours can be very long a lot of time, people often working extremely long days, with workweeks of between 60 and 90 hours a week not uncommon.

KUBOTA BACKHOE

The other factor that affects the work environment is that of mother nature.

Many people moan about the weather to different reasons, but anyone who engage in any type of work that relies on Kubota tractors  notice that the weather plays a huge part in the reality and practicalities of what work can be done and when it can be done.

The nature of the work done on a farm or in an agricultural type environment means actually large extent it is led by the weather.

The other thing that affects the nature of the work significantly is that of mechanical breakdowns of machinery.

Any form or agricultural complex relies on numerous pieces of machinery, many of which is needs are interdependent.

Much of this machinery is quite old and often after a while not serviced or maintained quite as it should be.

This means that machinery  tends to break down fairly  frequently, and aside from this preventing the work being done that the piece of machinery is related to, often has a knock-on effect on the rest of the work within the farm or agricultural complex

KUBOTA FINANCE

Kubota finance is the overall term given to any type of credit for finance arrangement made with regard for the sale or lease of a Kubota tractor or agricultural piece of machinery.

In many ways Kubota finance is fairly similar that of auto finance, in terms of the nature of credit and lease agreements and the various financial options that tend to exist therein.

Anyone looking to buy or lease a Kubota tractor should really approach it in the same way.

A Kubota  leader will have a list price for a wide range of tractors and accessories, most of which will be open to some degree of negotiation.

Whether the customer is thinking of buying anything new or a used Kubota tractor, the basics of financing remains the same.

A credit application will need to be submitted, and a credit rating agency will make a decision about their view of the creditworthiness of the individual, and allocate that individual a credit score.

KUBOTA FINANCE

Based upon that credit score, Kubota credit or some other lender will make a judgement as to whether or not to lend the individual the money for a loan or to fund a lease agreement.

The credit score will not only determine the lenders willingness to lend money or not, but will also affect the terms and conditions of the loan or lease agreement itself.

In practical terms, this will determine the size of any down payment they may be, the interest rate that will be charged for the period of the loan.

Whether the interest rate is fixed or variable, the length of the loan period or lease period, and any charges that may be incurred at the end of the loan or lease agreement.

There are also likely to be penalty charges if the loan or lease agreement is ended early and these should be spelt out at the beginning of the negotiation process.

It is worth remembering from a customer point of view, that not only are the various places of the Kubota tractor and accessories open to negotiation, so in theory are the elements of the loan or lease agreement.

KUBOTA CREDIT APPLICATION

A Kubota credit application is likely to be needed by anyone thinking of buying or leasing a new Kubota tractor, and the application needs to be carefully thought out and applied for in order to obtain the credit or finance needed.

Perhaps the most important thing when applying for Kubota credit is an understanding on behalf of the individual what their transportation needs are, and which type of Kubota tractor or agricultural machinery will best fit their needs.

It is important to identify the type of work that the tractor will be used for,  and on what type of land it will be used. Once this has been clarified, then it is easier to assess what type of tractor will be needed, and the costing as to whether to buy or lease the Kubota tractor.

Another important factor before applying for any type of credit, with Kubota or anyone else,  is to work out your own financial situation and your in budget’s.

Anyone applying for Kubota credit is likely to need to provide details of both of their personal life, and any individuals in it as well as their business or work situation, if the Kubota tractor is to be used as part of a farming or agricultural business.

KUBOTA CREDIT APPLICATION

It is important to work out one’s own finances realistically, in order to assess how much you can afford to repay on a monthly basis, which is the realistic figure you will need to know when being able to compare any credit offers on a like-for-like basis.

It is important to remember that if you apply for Kubota credit or finance, and the length of the finance contract is a relatively long one, then the financial payments on a monthly basis will be smaller. If the length of the finance contract is short in terms of months, then the monthly repayments are likely to  be higher.

For some people it will suit to have a lower monthly repayment, as this is their practical spend on a monthly basis.

Bear in mind that if this is the case, then the overall figure paid in terms of amount borrowed an interest charge will obviously be higher at the end of the loan period. T

KUBOTA TRACTOR PRICES

Kubota tractor prices can honestly vary significantly from tractor to tractor, from new to used, and perhaps even more significantly depending upon the decision that is taken whether to buy or lease a new tractor.

The decision whether to buy or lease a Kubota tractor is perhaps one of the most important ones to take, as there are implications on both sides of the decision.

Whatever decision is made whether to buy or lease, one of the most important things to do to begin with is to get and read a copy of your credit report.

Any application for credit, either with Kubota Credit or some other finance organisation or institution will be decided on the basis of your credit report and  subsequent credit rating.

The process of understanding a credit report and credit score is important, but is often slightly confusing.

A credit report is a document that is produced by a credit rating agency, on behalf of the lender, in this case Kubota credit, and the credit report will form the basis of a subsequent credit score.

KUBOTA TRACTOR PRICES

The credit report is a dossier that compiles a significant amount of both personal and financial information about the individual, and possibly their family and /or business partners as well.

The information can be varied and wide, but will cover areas such as home address, length of residency, whether owned or rented, previous addresses, current and previous employments, length of employment’s, universities and schools etc.

The credit report will also contain detailed financial information about the individual, including credit card applications and all credit applications, any loans current or previous, any defaults or bankruptcies etc and any other financial commitments that may be relevant.

Once the credit report has been compiled, the credit rating agency will use it to produce a credit score, which is a number set within a range of two other numbers, and which effectively gives an indication of the credit rating agencies assessment of an individual’s creditworthiness.

This credit score as it is called is then used by Kubota credit to decide whether or not to give the applicant  a loan, if so how much, on what terms and conditions such as size of down payment, length of loan, interest rate charged through the period of the loan and whether or not the interest rate is fixed or variable. T

KUBOTA TRACTORS FOR SALE ON CREDIT

Kubota tractors for sale on credit are likely  to be offered either through a Kubota dealer, or possibly through a wide range of online tractor sales sites, or possibly still through newspaper and magazine ads etc.

Buying a new or relatively new to Kubota tractor on credit makes sense for a lot of people partly because of the various costing arrangements involved, but also because it takes up a lot of the hassle that can be involved in buying a used tractor, either from a dealer or from a private individual.

Anyone who has ever bought a second-hand or used car or auto  will be aware of things that can go wrong, as well as the fear or worry of living with what could go wrong as well.

This can also be said of any tractor, from Kubota or any other manufacturer, and in some ways has potentially as much cause for concern.

There is a very simple reason for this, being that it is very difficult to assess the amount of work that the tractor has done, and on what type of land this work has been carried out.

Both these factors hugely affect the condition of the Kubota tractor, and its subsequent value and mechanical condition.

KUBOTA TRACTORS FOR SALE ON CREDIT

Buying a new or used tractor does to an extent minimise this risk, for fairly obvious reasons, but also because if it is a used tractor, there’s a fair chance that the Kubota dealer will either have sold the tractor in the first place, or serviced and maintained it during its lifetime.

In any event there is a possibility or even quite a good chance that the Kubota dealer will have  a fair idea of its condition.

Even if buying from a Kubota dealer,  it is a good idea to spend as much time as possible searching the prices of new and used Kubota tractors, both online, in print and in various trade magazines.

That also a wide range of discussion boards online discussion forums where people are normally more than willing to help in terms of giving advice regarding pricing and mechanical conditions of all types of Kubota tractor, new and used.

KUBOTA MOWERS CREDIT

Kubota mowers can be bought either for primarily residential purposes, or for a mix of residential and small business work such as land holdings and garden centres and nine maintenance work etc.

It is quite likely that some type of credit or finance arrangement will be needed to purchase a Kubota mower, and it is worth researching the finance market in the same way that one would if you are thinking of buying or leasing a new car, in order to see what deals may be available.

One of the biggest problems when obtaining finance deals or quotations  is simply being able to compare them on a like-for-like basis.

This is really important, and understanding the various components of any type of credit finance arrangement can make it simpler in terms of understanding what is being compared, and making sure it is being compared a like-for-like basis.

The various elements of any credit or finance arrangement are likely to centre around the length of the loan, the size of any down payment, the interest rate charged  throughout the period of the loan and whether or not the interest rate is fixed or not.

KUBOTA MOWERS CREDIT

For many people, or matters most is the size of the monthly repayment. It is important to realise that the longer the period for length of the loan agreement, then the smaller the monthly repayments will be, but obviously the overall figure paid at the end of the lane will be greater because of increased interest rates.

It is also important to make sure that the interest rate is fixed throughout the period of the loan.

It is normally the case that it is, as skills a degree of stability and certainty to both sides in the agreement as to what is due and when.

That can sometimes be provision within a loan agreement for the interest rate  to change, and this should be highlighted by both sides and understood before any contract is signed.

Is also important to be clear with any contract with Kubota credit or any other finance organisation exactly what is included in the loan and what isn’t.

This policy covers the final price of the Kubota Mower, but can be especially important with regard to things such as sales tax, registry fees, extended warranties etc.

There are a number of potential add-ons which a dealer  can charge for, some of which could value and needed, some of which may not be needed by the individual. C

TRACTOR CREDIT

Anyone thinking of buying or leasing a Kubota tractor on credit would be well advised to think in terms of the process being similar to that of auto finance, of buying or leasing a vehicle or truck.

There is one important difference, in that buying any type of tractor on credit is likely to be a business or commercial decision as much as a private decision or a consumer decision.

Anyone using a tractor as part of their business, whether agricultural construction or a smallholding, will make the decision as to what type and make of tractor to buy or lease on a variety of factors.

One of them will simply be the make and model of what type of tractor is most to their liking.

This in part be a personal preference, in the same way that one buys releases a car or vehicle from a particular manufacturer.

The process of obtaining credit for a Kubota tractor can be focused initially on Kubota credit.

This is the credit arm of Kubota, and is geared to providing credit or finance, subject to credit rating, for individuals who want to buy or lease a wide range of tractors and construction machinery.

TRACTOR CREDIT

Anyone approaching Kubota credit or any other financial institution such as a bank or a credit union will be required to fill in a detailed application form, giving a significant amount a personal and financial information about themselves Brewer and possibly other family members as well.

The information required to be similar to any application for credit, but is also likely to request information concerning the individual’s commercial or business background and current business operation.

This may require quite detailed personal information on any cosigner of a lease or finance agreement, on family members and on any other directors or business partners of the commercial enterprise involved.

Whilst a loss of this may seem quite excessive, the extent of it will depend to a degree on the background and commercial business of the individual involved, and of the amounts of money involved in the credit or lease agreement. O

KUBOTA CREDIT and FINANCE

Getting the best deal for a Kubota credit arrangement to a large extent involves being aware of the various components of any finance deal, and being able to compare any offer for credit from Kubota credit with other financial institutions who may offer financial quotations.

The important thing is to be able to compare quotations on a like-for-like basis.

This can involve a number of specific factors, and it is worth breaking down into their component areas in order to get an understanding of how they stack up against each other.

Perhaps most important is the final negotiated price of any Kubota tractor.

The final negotiated price is likely to be significantly different, hopefully, from the price  that was considered at the outset of the negotiation.

There is normally quite a significant difference in terms of the list price of any Kubota tractor, and what a Kubota dealer is willing to agree as the final negotiated price, similar to the process of buying or leasing any type of car or vehicle.

KUBOTA CREDIT and FINANCE

Also important too late by way of comparing financial quotations is the size of the down payment required for any Kubota tractor, as well at any trade-in allowance that may be against a current tractor or piece of agricultural machinery the customer may be willing to trade against a new Kubota tractor.

There are also likely to be a number of optional extras that a Kubota dealer may well offer, and may be of value to the individual customer, depending upon their circumstances.

These optional extras likely to include things such as an extended service contract, credit insurance, the tractor equivalent of gap Insurance,  and possibly some type of deal relating to servicing and maintenance, and some type of arrangement for alternative tractor or machinery replacement in the event of the original being out of action out of service for any length of time.

Breaking the news optional extras down into their specific parts will allow the individual to get specific quotations from different financial institutions that will allow them to be able to compare them on a like-for-like basis.

KUBOTA CREDIT TRACTOR

Kubota credit can be available for an individual to buy or to lease a Kuboat tractor, depending upon the creditworthiness of the individual.

There are a number of important factors to consider, perhaps for many the biggest one will be whether or not to buy or to lease the tractor they have decided they want to own.

Leasing a Kubota tractor can be a highly attractive option for many people, giving them the chance to effectively own a new tractor, in a way that they would not always be able to afford to do.

Other people will want to literally own a Kubota tractor, and their decision is more likely to be whether or not they can afford a new one, or whether or not they need to scale down what they can afford to buy and purchase a used model accordingly.

When looking for Kubota credit for a tractor, whether the individual is intending to lease or to buy, what is often important is to be able to get alternative quotes, and to be able to compare them on a like-for-like basis.

Comparing financial quotations on a like-for-like basis has two main elements.

One is simply to be able to compare the specifics of the finance or credit arrangement, such as the final negotiated price, sizeable down payment, the interest rate charged over the period of the loan  or lease agreement, and any other optional services that a Kubota dealer may offer.

KUBOTA CREDIT TRACTOR

These may include different types of extended service contracts and other types of insurance, such as credit  or life insurance, or various servicing and maintenance plans or even different types of mechanical warranties covering parts and labour.

One important thing also when comparing financial quotations is the length of the loan or lease arrangement.

It is important to remember that the longer the length of the loan or lease agreement, then most likely the monthly repayments will be less, but the overall cost of the loan all lease agreement will work out more in the long run.

Lower monthly payments, or a lower overall cost of loan or disagreement will appeal to different people for different reasons.

What is important is that the individual understands what they are and goes for what works for them best accordingly.

KUBOTA GARDEN CREDIT

Kubota Garden refers to a wide range of Kubota tractors  and implements that are widely used either for domestic or residential gardens and landholdings, or for very small farms and Gardens or horticultural centres.

Buying a Kubota Garden tractor can be a serious financial commitment, and most people some type of Kubota credit will be needed.

There are various types of credit available for buying any type of Kubota tractor, and it is worth spending time investigating what type of credit is available.

One option that should be considered for a Kubota Garden tractor is leasing.

Most people don’t think of leasing as an option, but it can be available depending upon the individual’s circumstances should be seriously considered.

The idea of leasing a Kubota garden tractor is in effect similar to that of a long-term rental.

Leasing a tractor on Kubota credit can have advantages for both sides.

From a customer point of view, it can give them effective ownership of a new Kubota garden tractor that they would not otherwise be able to afford to purchase outright.

KUBOTA GARDEN CREDIT

The customer will agree a number of times at the beginning of the lease, including that of a down payment, the interest rate and whether or not it is fixed period of the lease, and any end of lease payments.

From Kubota’s point of view leasing a garden tractor is in many ways as valuable as the sale of one.

The benefit is mainly in the establishment of a customer relationship, that they know will exist for a fixed period of months, often up to 4 or five years.

Kubota knows, like many auto manufacturers, that a long-term relationship with a customer is in fact far more valuable financially  than simply having a sale of one individual tractor.

When a customer leases a tractor from Kubota, with Kubota credit, they will be aligning themselves with Kubota not just in terms of the sale or purchase of the tractor, but also with servicing and maintenance costs.

A customer will also be much more open to either renewing a lease once it has finished, or possibly even buying another tractor from the same dealership.

This in part will depend upon the relationship the customer has with the Kubota dealer, which the dealer will have been able to work on over a period of months or years any upon the length of the lease originally negotiated with Kubota credit

KUBOTA PARTS CREDIT

Being aware of both the price and availability of Kubota parts should be an important  part of the process of buying or leasing  a Kubota tractor, either with Kubota credit or with another financial institution, such as a bank or a credit union.

The reason it is important to check out availability and pricing of Kubota parts refers both to the  financial and practical implications of owning and running a Kubota tractor.

For many people a Kubota tractor is used as part of a business, as well as being used for large residential or smallholding operations.

This means that in the event of any mechanical breakdown it is not simply a question of waiting for the tractor to be repaired, it is the case that while the tractor is out of use the business or smallholding is either losing money, or not able to do vital maintenance work that is needed.

Availability and costing of Kubota parts has a direct impact on such a scenario.

KUBOTA PARTS CREDIT

Buying a Kubota tractor means that it will come some type of warranty, either a new warranty or a used warranty depending upon the age and condition of the tractor itself, if buying a used Kubota.

The value of a warranty is  self  explanatory in many ways, and can be thought of at similar to that of an auto warranty.

The main difference is in the usage of the tractor.

As mentioned above, went a Kubota tractor is being used for this this or commercial purposes, when it is out of action for any reason this can have serious financial and operational consequences.

Having a warranty to some extent can cover this eventuality, and it is normally a condition of any warranty that standard Kubotsa parts  are used when any servicing or maintenance is done on the tractor.

It can also be a valuable negotiating point when initially purchasing or leasing the Kubota tractor to establish with the Kubota dealership  what practical arrangements can be made concerning an alternative tractor in the event of a serious delay in obtaining Kubota parts any particular reason.

It is worth remembering also at another location condition regarding the purchase or lease of the Kubota tractor and Kubota parts is actually the physical practicalities of returning the the Kubota tractor to the dealer  in order to have any servicing or maintenance work done. R

KUBOTA DEALERS CREDIT

Kubota dealers  are normally the first port of call for anyone looking for any type of Kubota credit when they are thinking of buying or leasing a Kubota tractor.

Given the financial commitment of buying or leasing any type of tractor or garden machinery, making sure that the financing is properly researched is a significant part of the process.

There are many good reasons for approaching Kubota dealers, although it is always a good idea to be able to compare financial quotations from Kubota credit with other quotations from financial institutions such as banks and credit unions.

The important thing when comparing financial quotations is to make sure that they are compared on a like-for-like basis.

Kubota dealers will have access to the most up-to-date national deals from Kubota, and may well have their own local deals as well.

This can relate both to the cost of the tractor, and also to various finance turns such as a low interest rate for a fixed period of time, or for certain specific deals regarding servicing and maintenance of the Kubota tractor.

KUBOTA DEALERS CREDIT

When arranging credit, either with Kubota credit or some other financial institution, it is well worthwhile obtaining a copy of your credit report.

A credit report is a document that will be used by a credit rating agency to assess their view of your credit worthiness as individual, and assign you a credit score.

A credit score is essentially a number set on a scale between two other numbers, that reflects this view.

The reason it is important to obtain a copy of your credit report is that you are entitled to challenge or question any information that is either wrong, inaccurate or out of date.

A credit radiation see has to use information that is accurate, and also that normally time limits  for how long certain types of information such as bankruptcies, can be used in assessing a credit score.

It is in your interest to make sure that information that is out of date is removed, as this will affect your credit score, and in turn affect the terms and conditions of any credit arrangement, such as size of down payment, interest rate and length of loan or lease agreement.

KUBOTA TRACTOR DEALERS

Anyone thinking of buying a Kubota tractor will need to begin by some type of individual assessment as to what type of work they are looking to do with the Kubota tractor.

The type and level of work that is going to be undertaken should drive the decision as to what type of Kubota tractor would be most appropriate for the work itself.

In the event that this is not easy to ascertain, then the advice of a Kubota dealer should be sought, as they are probably the most reliable source of information that will be readily accessible for the individual to obtain.

It is likely that most people will go straight to a Kubota dealer in order to purchase a Kubota tractor, and while this makes a lot of sense, there are many things the individual can do to negotiate both a good price for the tractor, and a good deal concerning of the service and maintenance costs.

If a purchasing a new Kubota tractor from a Kubota dealer, then the individual should have the benefit of a standard Kubota warranty, which should be available on the Kubota website for inspection prior to purchase.

KUBOTA TRACTOR DEALERS

This can be important because the dealer may offer additional warranties either by way of an extended warranty for the whole Kubota tractor, or on specific areas of the tractor such as Kubota tires, which may well extend the shelf life beyond what would normally be the case.

Any extended warranty should be looked at with great care, for whilst they are normally fairly straightforward contracts in one sense, what they tend offer by way of benefits and the costs involved can sometimes make them unnecessarily expensive.

The other thing to consider with a Kubota Tractor Dealer, is both the issue of what they are willing to offer by way of servicing and maintenance plans and for how long, and also how helpful they are likely to be in terms of you as an individual needing some type of help the transporting the tractor to and from the dealership.

This can apply to both regular servicing and maintenance, as well as help in the event of a mechanical breakdown of the tractor or some type of accident that renders it unworkable.

This issue can be especially important if the Kubota tractor is used primarily as a work vehicle, and if it becomes unworkable that issue of transportation to and from the dealership can become a major issue.

A Kubota tractor dealer should be open to giving you advice about the best way of dealing with such an issue should it arise, and also by way of helping you practically whatever way they are able to.

KUBOTA DEALERS

Anyone thinking of buying a new or used Kubota, whether a Kubota tractor or other type of Kubota product, will need to consider whether they purchase it through a registered Kubota dealer.

There are other alternatives such as another unauthorised dealership, through a private sale, through an online auction such as eBay or privately from another individual.

There are many advantages and opposite some disadvantages with buying from a Kubota dealer, and it is worth having a checklist of what is most important to the individual before making such a decision.

If you are buying a new Kubota tractor or other product, then you will need to approach a Kubota dealer as this is the only effective route to such a purchase.

There are however a number of factors that can influence this decision.

If you live in an area where realistically there is more than one Kubota dealer that you could approach, then it is well worth exploiting that position by comparing the various offers that the Kubota dealers are likely to offer you.

If you do have any Kubota dealers in your vicinity, or only one, then it is up to you to decide how far you are willing to travel in order to obtain a better deal from a Kubota dealer.

KUBOTA DEALERS

When deciding what type of Kubota tractor or other product to buy from a Kubota dealer, it is worth thinking in the same terms that you would if you were going to negotiate buying or leasing a new car or auto from any major car manufacturer.

The principles are pretty much the same. Any Kubota dealer will have a degree of flexibility concerning prices, as well as any special offers that may be available through Kubota itself is a corporation.

As such it is well worth doing some individual research to find out what the true cost of what a kubota tractor is, as well as finding out what the dealership markup is on the tractor. This information may require that of digging, but there are many online forums and discussion groups which can help point you in the right direction.

The other issues to consider when thinking of buying from a Kubota dealer, is how helpful they are likely to be in it comes to questions concerning servicing and maintenance.

This can potentially be a major headache especially if you rely on the tractor for your business.

You need to know that the Kubota dealer is likely to be amenable and helpful in terms of issues such as delivery of the tractor itself, and helping you arrange delivery and collection of the tractor as when it needs any work doing to it by way of regular servicing and maintenance or any emergency power some reason ceases to function properly.

KUBOTA CREDIT PAYOFF

Kubota credit payoff normally refers to an issue that many people have when they lease any type of Kubota tractor or a product.

It is the same principle or problem that people can possibly face when the lease any type of car or vehicle from any manufacturer.

A Kubota credit payoff will refer to some type of credit arrangement that an individual has made with Kubota in order to buy or lease a Kubota tractor or other product.

The issue becomes important when the individual decides some reason that they want or need to end the credit arrangement early. This can either be through an individual’s choice, or some degree of necessity that is forced upon them by outside or business events.

When any type of Kubota credit arrangement is entered into, it is essentially a legal contract between the two parties.

One of the elements of a contract will be the time or time length of the credit arrangement that will be specified for the loan or lease.

This means that the other elements in the contract such as the deposit, the rate of interest, the monthly repayments and what happens at the end of the lease or loan will have been specified when the credit arrangement is initialised.

 

Kubota Credit Corporation Guide

Kubota Credit is the lending arm of Kubota Finance which can offer very competitive finance, credit and leasing options on new and used Kubota tractors and other agricultural machinery, construction equipment, excavators, loaders, zero turn mowers, rtv’s etc, both through its dedicated website and through its dealer networks.

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Kubota Garden Tractor – Agricultural

Kubota Garden Tractor – safety

There are a relatively small but highly important number of safety considerations to be taken into account both in buying and when using a Kubota garden tractor.

Some of these may seem quite obvious, but it is really important to recognise that a Kubota garden tractor is first and foremost a tractor, an industrial/agricultural machine that comes with associated risks, even if it is being used for domestic residential purposes.

A number of Kubota garden tractors will be used not only for residential purposes, but also on smallholdings, small farms etc, and the safety issues are paramount.

There are a number of safety issues to consider in relation to a Kubota garden tractor.

The most common cause of tractor accidents generally, tend to be when the tractor overturns.

This is normally done because the operator of the tractor is too close to an incline or a ledge, or the edge of a piece of land and loses balance of the machines.

There is a key safety issue here in terms of never using a Kubota garden tractor too close to any land that has an angle to it.

Kubota will advise in most of their manuals that the Kubota garden tractor should never be used in reverse.

Kubota Garden Tractor –  Risks

This is good advice and should be adhered to, As well as an acute awareness of the dangers of using a Kubota garden tractor on any piece of land that is not flat, or that has any type of incline on it that could upset the balance of the Kubota garden tractor and cause it to overturn.

By far the most important safety consideration for any type of garden tractor is that it has an ROPS fitted. Most modern Kubota tractors, including Kubota garden tractors have an ROPS fitted, and there should always be a seatbelt as part of the operators which should always be used.

If for any reason Kubota garden tractor does not have either an ROPS or a seatbelt fitted, then you should have both of these fitted independently.

Correct usage of both these safety features are by far the most important and preventative safety measure for your Kubota garden tractor, in the event of a turnover, and as a general safety precautions.

Other safety advice for a Kubota garden tractor will often refer to being aware of the state of the land that the Kubota garden tractor is being used on.

Remember that the Kubota garden tractor has a cutting blade and is likely to throw up any objects such as stones or general clutter left lying on the land. This can damage the Kubota garden tractor itself, and could cause serious injury or damage anyone near the machine.

It is a good idea, if possible to clear the land of any type of implement or obstruction that could cause damage to the tractor. When using a Kubota garden tractor, make sure that any young children or adolescents or pets are not in the vicinity where the Kubota garden tractor is to be used.

There is a natural curiosity in children and adolescents about the use of tractors, and whilst this can be an attractive thing, it should be realised there are important safety concerns that need to be allowed for.

The manual for the Kubota garden tractor, will carry a large amount of safety advice concerning these areas, as well as general advice on how to use the Kubota garden tractor in a safe and effective manner.

This advice can refer to general day-to-day usage of the Kubota garden tractor, as well as referring to maintenance and servicing schedules for the Kubota garden tractor which will keep it functioning to its optimum capability, thus ensuring a high degree of mechanical safety when in use.

 

KUBOTA TRACTOR SAFETY

Kubota Tractor Safety

​Whilst there are a significant number of Kubota tractors available to buy, ranging in size and hp significantly, there are a number of very sound principles concerning the safety of a Kubota tractor that apply equally to whichever make and model you might buy.

The most important thing is to understand and know your Kubota tractor inside out before you actually start using it. This applies to the internal workings, the control panel, the instrument panel and any safety tips or advice that are detailed in the owner’s manual.

The owners manual of the Kubota tractor that you buy should be looked at carefully prior to using the Kubota tractor at all. Many people might consider this unnecessary, there seems to be a natural aversion at times to looking at instruction manuals for machinery.

However knowing, how your Kubota tractor works and how to control it is a hugely important safety issue.

Aside from the knowledge, it will give you a felt sense and a confidence as to how best to drive and use your Kubota tractor in all conditions. It will give you a sense of how to stop your Kubota tractor safely if you need to, without worrying about which control does what and where it is situated on your Kubota tractor.

It is commonly excepted that there are three main types of hazard and incident that affect all types of tractors, and therefore relevant to the safety of your Kubota tractor. The first is known as a turnover. This is where your Kubota tractor tips on its side, which can happen for a number of reasons.

The most common one is where the Kubota tractor is used to close to the edge or the verge of a piece of land and becomes unstable and turns over. This can cause serious, potentially fatal damage to the operator of the Kubota tractor.

By far the best solution to this is careful driving and not driving too close to the edge of a precipice of any piece of land where the Kubota tractor could become unstable. The best piece of safety advice for a Kubota tractor is to have what is known as a Roll Over Protective System (ROPS) on your tractor, along with a seatbelt, which should be worn at all times.

Most modern Kubota tractors will come with an ROPS fitted as standard, as well as a seatbelt. If one is not fitted, they can normally be fitted at minimal cost. This often applies to older tractors.

The second common type of hazard is what is known as a runover. This is where the operator of the tractor inadvertently runs over or hits a person or an animal, because they have not seen them.

When driving or using a Kubota tractor it is crucially important to secure the environment and make sure it is safe and free from any other people or animals that could be damaged.

It is also important as far as possible, to clear away any debris over the land where the Kubota tractor is to be used. Such debris or objects could damage the workings of the Kubota tractor, and could also be inadvertently thrown up at great speed towards any person or animal in the area.

The other potential hazard is where the driver or operator of the Kubota tractor stepped off the machine without having turned the engine off properly or secured it in its proper parking mode.

The obvious danger is that the tractor will run off on its own, potentially causing significant damage to the operator/driver of the Kubota tractor, anyone in the vicinity or any building or infrastructure that happens to be nearby.

The operator manual for your Kubota tractor will give specific advice as to how best to secure it in its parking mode and from a safety point of view this should be followed at all times.

 

KUBOTA TRACTOR DEALERS

Most people when considering buying a Kubota tractor or other type of Kubota product such as a Kubota rtv, will automatically consider going to a Kubota dealer as a first port of call. This is a natural assumption and on the whole makes most sense.

There will be other people who will consider buying a Kubota tractor or other Kubota product second-hand or used, either online from a site such as eBay or from a local ad or a local contact.

Even if someone buys a Kubota tractor second-hand, they at some point will public need to contact a Kubota dealership in order to either have the Kubota tractor serviced and maintained, or to have the Kubota tractor checked over to begin with.

In any event, Kubota have a wide range of dealerships or dealers. It may be possible to buy a Kubota tractor from another dealer, but care should be taken as they may not have full access to the Kubota range of parts and maintenance warranty factors.

A Kubota dealer should have quite a lot of flexibility concerning finance, warranty, maintenance and servicing of a Kubota tractor. They should also be fairly knowledgeable about the capabilities of a Kubota tractor, both past and present, as well as being able to give you a fair degree of advice concerning the type or best type of Kubota tractor available to you.

It is worth considering approaching a Kubota dealer in the same way that you would approach a car dealership if you’re buying a new or used auto. Many Kubota dealers will sell both new and used Kubota tractors, although there will be different terms and conditions and warranties available depending on whether it is new or used.

It is important to recognise that you can negotiate firmly with a Kubota dealer. They will have margins like every other business, and they will want a sale. Price is one factor concerning Kubota tractor but there are other important considerations. One of them concerns servicing and maintenance and warranty factors.

It is likely to be a term and condition of your warranty that the Kubota tractor is maintained and serviced regularly in accordance with the owners manual terms and conditions. This will mean that in reality the Kubota tractor will have to be serviced by a Kubota dealer.

This can be a practical problem especially if the dealership is some way from where you live. Although your Kubota tractor can probably be driven on the road, unless it is a K lawn tractor, this could take quite a while given the speed range of a Kubota tractor.

It may be possible to transport your  Kubota tractor  on a low loader lorry of some sort. In any event or Kubota dealer will have, or should have quite a wide range of experience of dealing with issues like this, and be able to advise you on this and a lot of other practical concerns that may affect how you use your Kubota tractor, or what type of Kubota tractor you buy from them.

Locating a Kubota dealer should be fairly straightforward. If you have Internet access you can go onto the Kubota website for your country and they will have a search box where you enter your home town or area and they will give you the nearest Kubota dealer relative to where you live.

If you do not have Internet access, go where you can get it, and want to have it you can look up on the Kubota website where your nearest Kubota dealership is. Failing that you have to look in your phone book, under Kubota, where you will find details of the nearest Kubota dealership

KUBOTA LAWN AND GARDEN TRACTORS

Kubota Tractor– Lawn tractors

Kubota have a range of lawn tractors and garden tractors available, depending on the size of your garden or lawn. This can seem slightly confusing at times, but this post give s an overview of the range of lawn tractors and garden tractors available.

The term lawn tarctor and garden tarctor also really refer to ground maintenanace and smallholdings.

Kubota Tractor– BX Tractor series

Kubota have four tractors in the BX Series, the BX1860, The BX2360, the BX2660 and the BX25. Kubota would probably describe this range as a cross between amore agricultural tractor and agarden mower. All the BX tractors are fuled by the Kubota diesel engine, with engine sizes ranging from 18 through to 25.5hp.

All these tractors have hydrostatic power steering, very important when needing to use for any real length of time, and help reduce the stress and tiredness on any operator using them. Kubota make a selling point of having really comfortable cabin area, with the need sof eth operator thought through.

The BX series of tractors have high back recling seats, well padded, and a radiator that is positioned in the middle of the tractor, rather than at the front which is more normal in most tractors. This means that the airflow is moved towards the front of the tractor, helping to prevent overheating in the engine, and helping to kep the operator area cooler.

The BX series alo have really bright headlights, really important as a lot of outdoor work is doen ealry morning or late eveningwhen the light isn’t good.

Kubota Tractor – B tractor series.

The other range of lawn tarctors that Kubota make are the B series tractors.There are a number of models in tehis range : B2630/B3030/B3000 cab/B2320/B2620?B2920/B3200 and B3300SU

They have pretty much the same engine range as the BX series, 18/32hp, with the top end tractors more powerful. These tarctors are designed to be used for large scale ground maintenance and landscaping work on smallholdings,

These tarctors are also aime dat people who own vegaetable gardens and all types of nursery work. These Kubota tractors have some similar features to the BX series, but also the following : Hydraulic independent PTO, a powerful HST, mechanical cruise controland again really poewerful multi reflective headlights.

Similar to The BX series , these kubota tarctors have hydrostatic power steering, a three point hitch position control, and atiltable steering wheel.

Kubota Tractor– Garden Tractors.

Kubota make a wide range of garden tractors, which they refer to as garden mowers. All are aimed at a similar type of workload, but differ in power and engine size and certain other features. Residential mowing is the primary expectation of use, although commercial mowing is also catered for, as is grass catching and snow blowing.

Kubota Tractor – T series garden Tractors.

This is the entry level garden tractor or mower and has three models, The T1880, the T2080 and the T2380, ranging in engine size from 18 to 23 hp. All T series garden tractors have hydrostatic transmission as standard.

This means that a single pedal control both the speed and turning direction of the tractor. This makes operating it and using it much simpler and gives much better handling capability, especially in confined areas or where precision work is needed. There is an easy to use lever that raises and lowers the mower deck and a simple dial that adjusts the mowers deck cutting height.

Both these features are easily accessible by the operator in their control area. Cruise control comes as standard on the T2080 and T2380 which may sound a little dramatic, but actually is really useful when mowing large stretches of land at a consistent speed.

Kubota Tractor- GR series garden tractors.

The kubota gr 2020 and gr 2120 are more powerful residential mowers with what kubota describe as the ‘revolutionary glide steer’ technology. Engine size ranges from 20/21 hp, are fueled by kubota’s own diesel engine.

Both models have the HST transmission as standard which, like the kubota T series tractors makes steering and turning much easier and much safer. Both models have hydrostatic power steering as standard, hugely important for any long periods of work, or where working in tight ares or where you need very delicate movability.

There is a mulching kit which can be fitted as optional, which automatically feeds your grass clippings back into your lawn, making a healthier lawn, and making much less of a mess as well !

Kubota  Tractor – F series garden tractors

The F series of tractor contain three models, the F 2680E, the F 3080 and the F 3680. These are a more powerful range of garden tractor, aimed also at commercial mowing work, as well as residential.

They range in engine sizes from 25.5 to 36 hp and have four wheel drives. There are a range of implements available to use with these garden tractors, which make them incredibly versatile machines .

These implements include a grass catcher, a rotary sleeper, a front blade, a snow blower, a debris blower and a quick hitch.

Kubota  – Z series garden tractors.

The Z series garden tractors or mowers are kubota’s zero turn mowers , and area wide range of powerful machines available. There are two series of Z series mowers, the Z300 series and Z200 series.

The Z300 has about nine models available, and the Z200 series has a further three models available, which Kubota describe as compact models. They have slightly smaller engine sizes than the Z300 models, but are still hugely powerful zero turn mowers.

Kubota garden tractor implements

A Kubota garden tractor is often thought of as a sophisticated type of lawnmower, or as a bit of a toy that can be used to ride around a garden, mowing the lawn as you go. In a sense a Kubota garden tractor can be what ever you want it to be, but it is important to realise that it is first and foremost a piece of agricultural machinery not a residential appliance or toy. The term implements normally refer to accessories or attachments that can be fitted to a Kubota garden tractor that can either add to or significantly enhance the type of work that the tractor can do.

There are a range of different implements available for different types of Kubota tractors, some are interchangeable and some will only work on specific models. It is important therefore to have an understanding of what type of work you want the Kubota garden tractors to do before you purchase one and before you purchase any of the implements that you may wish to use on it.

The nature of the work determines the tractor and the implements not the other way around.

A Kubota garden tractor can be used at many different levels. There is a specific range of tractors back Kubota designate as a residential tractors which are what people commonly think of as riding lawnmowers or ride on mowers. In addition Kubota make a range of compact tractors that can also be used on land that would be designated residential or smallholdings and in effect for top as being a garden tractor.

Kubota garden tractor

A Kubota garden tractor can therefore be either a fairly typical residential garden tractor or lawnmower or can be used as a small tractor with relation to a small farm or smallholdings and the different types of work that go with it.

A Kubota garden tractor should at all times be used in a safe and effective manner. This means that whoever is operating or using the tractor should be fully aware of the range of controls and implements that the tractor uses, and should be especially aware of how to stop the tractor in an emergency.

There is sometimes a tendency to think that driving a Kubota garden tractor is similar to driving an automobile or truck or an atv. Whilst there are some similarities, driving a garden tractor is a very different experience both in terms of the agricultural machine itself, and in terms of the environment in which the tractor is likely to be used. Even when used on a commercial basis, it is likely that the tractor will be used when there are people, adults, children and animals in the area where the tractor is working. This poses real safety challenges, and anyone using a Kubota garden tractor should be fully aware of them and take relevant precautions.