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Considering buying a GT1554 Cub Cadet with kohler courage 27

hp v twin that needs...
Considering buying a GT1554 Cub Cadet with kohler courage 27 hp v twin that needs new valve heads.
How much would this cost me and how difficult would that repair be?
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Sheet metal removed to get to the heads. A set of used heads, on Ebay about $80 plus shipping. See link below. You doing the repairs, $200 in parts. Dealer figure $1000.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
This tractor only has shy of 400 hours on it. If I can get it for $100-150 and do this myself I have a great machine that should last a while for $400. My old cub cadet had over 1300 hours on it when the engine block finally cracked and I scrapped it.
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Appreciate your help on the matter. Sounds like it's worth a shot to me.

Sounds like a real deal! Kohler has on line service manual for doing repair.

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