Recent content by efred

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    Cub Cadet 7264 Compact very lazy hydrostatic

    The loud noise could be cavitation, which means that you have air in the system. That seems to be a problem with these hydrostats; they don't self-bleed very well. On some Cub hydrostats, you can use CIH HyTrans fluid; it's the best hydraulic/transmission fluid on the market, and since some...
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    Engine engine starts won't keep running

    I had a similar issue with my 2165. It would start, but then quit. After a great deal of testing, I replaced the Voltage Sensor PN 925-3251, and it's worked fine since. Apparently, if something goes wrong with that, it will start, but then quit. It's also possible that the brake safety...
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    Engine Predator repower on CC 2165?

    I have a '98 Cub Cadet 2165, that the engine has pretty much gone to the dogs (burns nearly 1/2 qt per mowing, own stock in spark plug company). I aquired a 670 Predator engine, and was wondering if anyone else has done something like this? If so, what is needed to fit the driveshaft to the...