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Cub cadet 982 carb problems

Postby SamsFarm » Wed Jun 01, 2022 3:36 pm

My neighbor has a Cub Cadet 982.

Something is not right and he says the Carb will fill the crank case with gas.

1) Anyone have a clue as to what is going on? (Bad needle and seat maybe?)

2) Does anyone have a supplier for carb parts for this thing?
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Re: Cub cadet 982 carb problems

Postby Don McCombs » Wed Jun 01, 2022 4:39 pm

You could try McDonald Carb & Ignition.
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L-F3 Spring Tooth Harrow
CS Bell No. 60 Grain Mill on a unmodified Fast Hitch Disk hitch prong
Home Made Fast Hitch Potato Plow
54A Blade

Couple 1948 Cubs
172 Runner Planter
53 Fertilizer
Cub-3 Field Cultivator
Cub-189 Two Way Plow
Cub-22 Sickle Bar Mower
Mechanical Transplanter with side mount barrel (needs a fast hitch adapter) :)

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Re: Cub cadet 982 carb problems

Postby SamsFarm » Wed Jun 01, 2022 5:15 pm

Here is the numbers on his carburetor!

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Re: Cub cadet 982 carb problems

Postby Mht » Fri Jun 10, 2022 9:08 pm

I’ve got a cub cadet tiller that will do the same thing. It always seems to be either the float or the needle sticking on mine. A good cleaning usually resolves the issue for a while and then the process repeats itself. No rhyme or reason to when or how often it may happen

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L-F3 Spring Tooth Harrow
CS Bell No. 60 Grain Mill on a unmodified Fast Hitch Disk hitch prong
Home Made Fast Hitch Potato Plow
54A Blade

Couple 1948 Cubs
172 Runner Planter
53 Fertilizer
Cub-3 Field Cultivator
Cub-189 Two Way Plow
Cub-22 Sickle Bar Mower
Mechanical Transplanter with side mount barrel (needs a fast hitch adapter) :)

Misc Belly Mowers

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International 100 Fast Hitch Blade
Mott Fast Hitch Flail Mower

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Fast Hitch Rotary Hoe
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Re: Cub cadet 982 carb problems

Postby SamsFarm » Fri Jul 01, 2022 5:59 am

Neighbor found a carb kit for his Nikki carburator, and got his tractor back in action.

Said the needle was bad!
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