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John deere 2003 x485 gas gauge works erratically usually not at all

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SOURCE: Have a John Deere L108 will run but stalls out

This sounds like the grassbox switch.Get someone to press down on the box at the back and see if it works, if it will you will have to adjust the switch.

Posted on May 15, 2009

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SOURCE: john deere 420 trouble starting getting gas and

The engine needs air, so be sure the air filter is clean. If it is not, replace it.

The engine needs spark. Replace the spark plug and be sure that the battery has a complete charge.

The engine needs good fuel so be sure the gas is newly purchased, not gas that has been sitting around for months.

Posted on May 19, 2009

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SOURCE: gas tamk removal john deere 115

I had the same thing happen. I got the tank out, but it wasn't easy. Take out the bolts out that hold the rear end on. Take off the two springs that support the seat. Take out the battery and the battery tray. Take out the 6 bolts that hold the black cowling and the front of the green platform to the frame. This will allow you to lift the seat platform far enough off the rear end to allow the tank to be pulled out through the side. You also have to remove the metal bracket which holds the front of the tank and has caused the tank to leak in the first place. New tank is $56.00 not installed. I used a soldering gun and melted the plastic back together. I think it will hold quit a while. I know this is a little sketchy, but It worked for me.

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a John Deere 116 not getting gas to the filter or carb

Fuel line is pinched between fuel tank and frame.You should see the line coming down the rear side of tank,grab it and see if its free to move.

Posted on Nov 14, 2009

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The sender unit is a variable wire-wound resistor with a wiper attached to the float and the wire element does wear through sooner or later.
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