12.5 hp ic electric start 38" mower deck, 6 speed transaxle lawn tractor (31 pages)
Summary of Contents for Craftsman ZTS 6000
5 am - 5 pm, Mon- Sat Nota: Una traducci6n en espaSol de este Manual del Operador puede encontrarse en la pagina 35. Sears, Roebuck and Co., Hoffman Estates, IL 60179 U.S.A. Visit our Craftsman website: www.sears.com/craftsman 1737732-D Rev.: D Date 08/2009...
OperatorSafety Read these safety ruJes and foiJowthem cJoseJy. F ailure to obeythese rules couJdresult in loss of controJ of unit, severepersonal injuryor death to you, or bystanders,or damage to propertyor equipment. The ,_,triangJe in text signifiesimportantcautionsor warningswhichmust be followed. GeneralWarnings Safety Decals * Know the unit's controls and how to stop quickly.
Assembly ,_l_ WARNING: B efore beginning any service work turn off the PTO,set the parking brake, turn off the ignition, and disconnect the spark plug wire(s). Counterweight Installation 1. Slide pin (A, Figure 1) through counterweight assembly (B) and front footrest support (6). 2.
Assembly Figure 5 CoverInstallation 1. Attach cover assembly (A, Figure 5) to bag support bracket (B) using cover hinge pivots (0). Securecover assembly to bag support bracket using hinge pins (D) and hair pins (E) as shown.
Assembly Tube Assernbiy 3. Slide lower tube (A, Figure 7) underneath deflector mounting bracket (B). Side tab (C) of chute fits inside the Adapter Installation mower deck (D). 1. Removeexisting hardware from wheel bracket (A, Figure 2. Replacewith carriage bolt (B) spacer (C), washer (D) and secure with nut (E).
Assembly 5. From the inside of deck, install 1/4' carriage bolt (A, Assemble Upper & IVliddie Tube Figure9) and secure with a 1/4-20 flange nut (B). 1. Slide the upper tube (A, Figure 11) into cover (B) 6. Fit the other side of lower tube (A, Figure 10) onto car- aligning ridge (C) with cutout (D) as shown.
Operation Collectorinstallation 3. Raisethe cover (C). 4. Attach collector bags (F) using grass bag hanger (G) to 1. Mount the hitch and frame assembly (A, Figure 13) onto bag hanger post. rear tractor frame. Note: It may be necessary to fold seat forward to allow 2.
Operation BeforeOperation Clearthe lawn of all sticks, stones, wire and other debris which may be caught or thrown by the mower blades. Checkgrass condition, if wet, wait until later in the day. If grass is wet, the grass catcher is likely to become plugged.
Operation CollectorRemoval Loosen middle tube strap from lower tube (D) and remove middle / upper tube assembly (E). Lift discharge deflector (F). Rotatelatch (G) upward on front of lower chute. For operation without bagger, the mower deflector MUST be properly installed in the down position and retained by CAUTION: Operation Without Bagger Pull lower chute away from mower.