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Western 1000 or 2500 and prices?

Discussion in 'Western Plows Discussion' started by Turf Care, Dec 9, 2009.

  1. Turf Care

    Turf Care Junior Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 22

    Looked at specs but not sure of needed advantages of 2500 over 1000. Local dealer said 1000's are priced at $2400 plus tax and install. I think that is unbelieveably high. Saw a dealer in IL on ebay with the 2500 priced at $1700. Just curious on avg prices and recommendations on which model to buy.

  2. Dodge Plow Pwr

    Dodge Plow Pwr Senior Member
    Messages: 568

    Stay away from the 2500. In MY opinion it is not worth $50.00. I had it for about a week and finally got Western to take it back. It actually holds LESS salt than the 1000. I have an old 1000 and it works like new after 15 years of abuse. I am not sure on pricing, but I bought a Salt Dogg 1.5yd in bed last year delivered for $3150.00.
  3. highlander316

    highlander316 Senior Member
    Messages: 577

    picked up my 1000 with receiver mount for just over $1400 (between $1400-1500, don't remember exact price) NEW from the dealer last December. I did the install my self, very easy.
  4. excelland

    excelland Junior Member
    Messages: 3

    love the 1000.... you will make your money back