Important: Side-to-side leveling must be
performed ﬁ rst.
Arrange the blades so it faces front to back. Using a
measuring tool, measure:
(a) - the distance between the ground and the
rear tip of one of the rear blades.
(b) - the distance between the ground and front
tip of the center blade.
This should be the same as measurement (a).
IF AN ADJUSTMENT IS NEEDED:
To LOWER the front of mower (b).
Turn locknuts (c) counterclockwise. Locknuts
must be turned evenly on both sides to keep deck
level (Side-to Side).
Recheck measurement (b). When correct, turn jam
nuts (d) counterclockwise against the trunnion (e),
To RAISE front of mower (b).
Turn jam nuts (c) clockwise. Nuts must be turned
evenly on both sides to keep deck level (Side-to-
Side). Turn locknuts (d) clockwise against the
trunnion (e) to secure.
Recheck measurement (b).
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