Deutz-Allis Vanguard FC8

Deutz-Allis Vanguard FC8 lawn tractor photo
1987 - 1989
Vanguard Series
Front-mount mower
Simplicity built

Note: the Deutz-Allis model Vanguard FC8 is the same as the Simplicity SunRunner 8G. The following data is from the SunRunner 8G listing.
Front-mount mower
Original price was $2,299 in 1987
Deutz-Allis Vanguard FC8 Engine
8HP Briggs & Stratton 1-cyl gasoline
Fuel tank2 gal
7.6 L
Engine details ...
Two-wheel drive
Manual steering
Mechanical band brakes
Open operator station.
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Power Take-off (PTO)
Front PTOindependent
Clutchmechanical ilder pulley
Dimensions & Tires
Wheelbase40 inches
101 cm
Weight490 lbs
222 kg
Front tire15x6-6.00
Rear tire4.1/3.5-4
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Deutz-Allis Vanguard FC8 attachments
36" front-mount mower deck
42" front-mount mower deck
Attachment details ...
Battery volts12
Vanguard FC8 references literature
Lawn & Garden Riding Equipment published in 1988, by Deutz-Allis
Operator's Manual FC836 - FC1242 (1700998) published in 1987
Vanguard published in 1986, by Deutz-Allis
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