By Stan Morton
My 2018 XG-850-SL starter died yesterday. The old part number from Kubota is E7153-11732 which has been superceed by part # EG881-63010. I am looking for an aftermarket starter because the Kubota retail price for the starter starts at $550 and upwards toward $850. If anyone has gone down this road before and has found an aftermarket starter ~ please share with me. We own a ranch and this thing is used every single day and is sorely missed when it is down for maintenance. Kind Regards, ~ Stan
By Wandering Bison
I am looking for people who enjoy remote adventures to test a new service I have launched, I thought I'd reach out to the community here.
Almost three years ago, my travels took me to Cape Scott Provincial Park, at the northern end of Vancouver Island, a remote area on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, where I spent a week. While there, I realized I would have had no way of getting notified of a distant earthquake and the resulting tsunami. My Garmin inReach would have allowed me to call for help in an emergency or to get a current forecast, but it couldn't alert me in the case of an immediate risk. Imagine a similar situation in an area at risk from flash flooding, forest fires or a tornado. When I got back to civilization, I tried to find a solution. Surprisingly, no one offered a notification solution using a satellite device like inReach!
So, I founded a company called Adiona Alert to provide the service I needed but couldn't find.
After more than two years of work, including testing the service over the last six months throughout North America and issuing over 2000 safety alerts, including severe weather, to our small fleet of test devices, we are beginning to invite people to join our Early Access program so they can start using the service today for free!
Given where your adventures likely take you, this community would be perfect to test the service.
As we slowly add small groups of users, It would be great if some of you would apply for our Early Access program. You would get these potentially live-saving alerts for free. All I ask in return is to share your thoughts, suggestions, and even complaints with my team to improve the solution.
I would love you to visit our website - AdionaAlert.com, to learn more and apply for our Early Access program.
Thanks for considering this, and let me know if you have any questions or concerns.
By moto mutts
Ahoy there, me hearties!
Set yer sights on the grand spectacle known as the Shiver Me Timber SXS Fun Run! Cast yer lot with the crew of UTV Offroad Adventures as we embark on a daring escapade to seek both booty and trails in the Moabi Regional Park. This be where the Colorado River flows, a mere 11 leagues southeast of Needles, California. So don yer finest eye patches and make way with your trusty parrot!
Behold, UTV Offroad Adventures proudly presents the legendary Shiver Me Timber SXS Fun Run! 'Tis an event that would make even the bravest buccaneers quiver with excitement! Aye, this three-day revelry promises a safe and organized escapade like no other. Venture forth and uncover hidden treasures aplenty as ye navigate your off-road vessel along waterfront trails, through shifting sand dunes, ancient bridges, and tunnels of yore. Come Friday night, there'll be a ride spanning a hearty 15 nautical miles. On both Saturday and Sunday, ye shall have the privilege to choose from two separate rides, ranging betwixt 50 to 90 nautical miles. And fear not, for the festivities shall include feasts, campfires, quick-draw poker, raffles, and an abundance of merriment, laughter, and revelry. This be an affair for sailors of all ages and UTV backgrounds. Join us in the quick-draw poker rounds, where every piece of eight we gather goes to aid local charities.
Our epic off-road voyage shall commence from none other than Pirate Cove Resort. Nestled amidst the swaying palms and embraced by pristine, sun-kissed beaches along the Colorado River, all of this be situated upon the storied path of Historic Route 66. 'Tis an oasis where RV encampments and cabin rentals await, alongside UTV rentals and more treasures than ye can fathom.
For those wielding mobile devices: For full event particulars, the location chart, the course itinerary, and to enlist yer name among the crew, set yer sights upon the Menu option above, arrr!
Go to www.utvoffroadadventures.com for all the info