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154 restoration

Postby twotone » Wed Feb 01, 2012 10:25 am

As promised I'm trying to document the restoration of my 154 Lo Boy. I don't see many (any?) of these restored and when I'm done this one will lead a pampered life. It's been good to me for 10+ years. I left it in it's present condition so I can push it out for 1 more pressure wash.

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Re: 154 restoration

Postby RaymondDurban » Wed Feb 01, 2012 10:33 am

Looks good! I have mine in the same condition right now. I need to post pics as well.
Here is a finished 185 for inspiration: viewtopic.php?f=31&t=11461&hilit=Keeper
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Re: 154 restoration

Postby BigBill » Wed Feb 01, 2012 12:51 pm

Thats the way to do a restoration great job keep the pics comming. All three of my int154's need a rescue restoration soon. The biggest thing is see is the wiring harnesses need to be replaced.
I'm technically misunderstood at times i guess its been this way my whole life so why should it change now.
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Re: 154 restoration

Postby BigBill » Wed Feb 01, 2012 12:51 pm

Thats the way to do a restoration great job keep the pics comming. All three of my int154's need a rescue restoration soon. The biggest thing is see is the wiring harnesses need to be replaced.
I'm technically misunderstood at times i guess its been this way my whole life so why should it change now.
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Re: 154 restoration

Postby outdoors4evr » Wed Feb 01, 2012 1:20 pm

Wish my machine wasn't such a working class fella.
I'd feel like I had more time for paint!
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Re: 154 restoration

Postby BigBill » Wed Feb 01, 2012 1:27 pm

outdoors4evr wrote:Wish my machine wasn't such a working class fella.
I'd feel like I had more time for paint!


I know how you feel my int154 with the plow is doing double duty in pushing snow and dirt all summer. Its getting a break this winter (no snow yet). Plus i have the jeep tractor runni9ng this winter too. I think i scared the snow away.
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