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Ride Mower
2748 GLS
Operator's Manual


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    Operator's 2008-01 Manual O0802013 Ride Mower 2748 GLS 96043004600 03002 Operator's Manual...

  • Page 2: Safety Rules

    Safe Operation Practices for Ride-On Mowers DANGER: THIS CUTTING MACHINE IS CAPABLE OF AMPUTATING HANDS AND FEET AND THROW ING OBJECTS. FAILURE TO OBSERVE THE FOLLOWING SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS COULD RESULT IN SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH. WARNING: In order to prevent ac- cidental starting when setting up, transporting, ad justing or making repairs, al ways dis connect spark plug...

  • Page 3: Safety Rules

    Safe Operation Practices for Ride-On Mowers III. CHILDREN Tragic accidents can occur if the operator is not alert to the presence of children. Children are often attracted to the ma chine and the mowing activity. Never assume that children will remain where you last saw them. •...

  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS Gasoline Capacity 4 Gallons and type: Unleaded Regular Oil Type (API-SG-SL): SAE 30 (above 32°F) SAE 5W-30 (below 32°F) Oil Capacity: w/Filter: w/o Filter: 60 oz Spark Plug: Champion QC12YC (Gap: .040") Ground Speed (MPH): Forward: Reverse: Charging System: 16 AMPS Battery: AMP/HR:...

  • Page 5: Assembly

    UNASSEMBLED PARTS (1) Oil Drain Tube Your new tractor has been assembled at the factory with exception of those parts left unassembled for shipping purposes. To ensure safe and proper operation of your tractor all parts and hardware you assemble must be tightened securely. Use the correct tools as necessary to insure proper tightness.

  • Page 6: Assembly

    NOTE: You may now roll or drive your tractor off the skid. Follow the ap propriate instruction below to remove the tractor from the skid. WARNING: Before start ing, read, un derstand and fol low all in structions in the Op eration section of this man ual. Be sure tractor is in a well-ventilated area.

  • Page 7: Operation

    These symbols may appear on your tractor or in literature supplied with the product. Learn and understand their meaning. REVERSE NEUTRAL REVERSE ENGINE OFF OPERATION SYSTEM (ROS) LIGHTS ON BATTERY FUEL ATTACHMENT ATTACHMENT CLUTCH DISENGAGED CLUTCH ENGAGED FREE WHEEL (Automatic Models only) Failure to follow instructions could result in serious injury or death.

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    KNOW YOUR TRACTOR READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL AND SAFETY RULES BEFORE OPERATING YOUR TRACTOR Compare the illustrations with your tractor to familiarize yourself with the locations of various controls and ad justments. Save this manual for future reference. Our tractors conform to the applicable safety standards of the American National Standards Institute. (A) ATTACHMENT LIFT LEVER –...

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    The operation of any tractor can result in foreign objects thrown into the eyes, which can result in severe eye dam age. Always wear safety glass es or eye shields while operating your tractor or per forming any adjustments or repairs. We rec ommend a wide vision safety mask over spectacles or stan dard safety glasses.

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    TO MOVE FORWARD AND BACKWARD (See Fig. 7) The direction and speed of movement is controlled by the Motion Control Lever (J). FIG. 7 • Start tractor with motion control le ver in neutral (N) position. • Release parking brake. •...

  • Page 11: Before Starting The Engine

    WARNING: Backing up with the attachment clutch en- gaged while mowing is strongly discouraged. Turning the ROS "ON", to allow reverse operation with the attachment clutch engaged, should only be done when the operator decides it is necessary to reposition the machine with the attachment engaged.

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    ADD GASOLINE • Fill fuel tank to bottom of filler neck. Do not overfill. Use fresh, clean, regular un leaded gasoline with a minimum of 87 octane. (Use of leaded gasoline will increase carbon and lead oxide deposits and reduce valve life). Do not mix oil with gasoline.

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    • Sitting in the tractor seat, start engine. After the engine is running, move throttle control to half (1/2) speed. Disengage parking brake. • Drive tractor forward for approximately five feet then backwards for five feet. Repeat this driving procedure three times.

  • Page 14: Maintenance Schedule

    MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE Check Brake Operation Check Tire Pressure Check Operator Presence & ROS Systems Check for Loose Fasteners Check/Replace Mower Blades Lubrication Chart Check Battery Level Clean Battery and Terminals Check Transaxle Cooling Check Mower Levelness Check V-Belts Check Engine Oil Level Change Engine Oil (with oil filter) Change Engine Oil (without oil filter) Clean Air Filter...

  • Page 15: Maintenance

    TRACTOR Always observe safety rules when per forming any main- tenance. BRAKE OPERATION If tractor requires more than five (5) feet to stop at highest speed in high est gear on a level, dry concrete or paved surface, then brake must be serviced. (See “TO CHECK BRAKE”...

  • Page 16

    • Rinse the battery with plain water and dry. • Clean terminals and battery cable ends with wire brush until bright. • Coat terminals with grease or petroleum jelly. • Reinstall battery (See “REPLACING BATTERY" in the SERVICE AND ADJUSTMENTS section of this manual).

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    ENGINE OIL FILTER Replace the engine oil filter every season or every other oil change if the tractor is used more than 100 hours in one year. MUFFLER Inspect and replace corroded muffler and spark arrester (if equipped) as it could create a fire hazard and/or dam- age.

  • Page 18: Service And Adjustments

    SERVICE AND ADJUSTMENTS WARNING: TO AVOID SERIOUS INJURY, BEFORE PERFORMING ANY SER VICE OR AD JUST - MENTS: • Depress brake pedal fully and set parking brake. • Place attachment clutch in “DISENGAGED” position. • Turn ignition key to “STOP” and remove key. •...

  • Page 19

    SERVICE AND ADJUSTMENTS 02965 re mower side suspension arms (A) are pointing NOTE: Be su forward before sliding mower under tractor. • Slide mower under tractor until it is centered under tractor. • FIRST INSTALL ANTI-SWAY BAR (S). - From right side of mower, insert anti-sway bar into hole in transmission bracket (T).

  • Page 20

    SERVICE AND ADJUSTMENTS • Engage belt tension rod (K) on locking bracket (L). CAUTION: Belt tension rod is spring loaded. Have a tight grip on rod and engage slowly. TO LEVEL MOWER Make sure tires are properly inflated to the PSI shown on tires.

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    SERVICE AND ADJUSTMENTS • Recheck measurements, adjust if necessary until both sides are equal. 02966 FIG. 26 FRONT-TO-BACK ADJUSTMENT (See Figs. 27 and 28) IMPORTANT: Deck must be level side-to-side. To obtain the best cutting re sults, the mower blades should be adjusted so the front tip is 1/8"...

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    SERVICE AND ADJUSTMENTS TO REPLACE MOTION DRIVE BELT (See Fig. 30) Park the tractor on level surface. En gage parking brake. For as sistance, there is a belt installation guide decal on bottom side of left footrest. BELT REMOVAL - •...

  • Page 23

    SERVICE AND ADJUSTMENTS If your battery is too weak to start the engine, it should be recharged. (See "BATTERY" in the MAINTENANCE sec- tion of this man ual). If “jumper ca bles” are used for emer gency starting, follow this pro cedure: IMPORTANT: YOUR TRACTOR IS EQUIPPED WITH A 12 VOLT SYSTEM.

  • Page 24: Storage

    Immediately prepare your tractor for storage at the end of the season or if the tractor will not be used for 30 days or more. WARNING: Never store the trac tor with gasoline in the tank inside a building where fumes may reach an open flame or spark.

  • Page 25: Troubleshooting

    TROUBLESHOOTING POINTS PROBLEM CAUSE Will not start Out of fuel. Engine not “CHOKED” properly. Engine flooded. Bad spark plug. Dirty air filter. Dirty fuel filter. Water in fuel. Loose or damaged wiring. Carburetor out of adjustment. Engine valves out of adjustment. Hard to start Dirty air filter.

  • Page 26

    TROUBLESHOOTING POINTS PROBLEM CAUSE Engine dies when Reverse operation system tractor is shifted (ROS) is not "ON" while into reverse mower or other attachment is engaged. Engine continues to run Faulty operator-safety presence control system. when operator leaves seat with attachment clutch engaged Poor cut - uneven Worn, bent or loose blade.

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  • Page 28: Repair Parts

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 ELECTRICAL T07S With 12V Outlet Option With Service Minder Option...

  • Page 29

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 ELECTRICAL PART DESCRIPTION 532 16 34-65 Battery 874 76 04-12 Bolt Hex Hd 1/4-20 unc x 3/4 532 18 64-91 Battery Box 532 17 61-38 Switch Interlock 532 18 37-59 Harness Socket Light 532 00 41-52 Bulb, Light #1156 532 40 02-53 Cable Battery 532 41 28-95 Cable Starter...

  • Page 30

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 CHASSIS chassis-tex_57-gt-husq_r1...

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    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 CHASSIS PART DESCRIPTION 532 40 50-12 Logo Husq. 532 40 87-01 Dash 532 41 10-46 Hood 532 19 89-07 Lens LH 532 40 86-07 Grille 532 19 89-06 Lens RH 532 19 61-25 Plate Engine 817 06 05-12 Screw 5/16-18 x 3/4 532 40 18-25 Fender...

  • Page 32

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 DRIVE drive-tex_K66_fender_1...

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    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 DRIVE PART DESCRIPTION 532 41 41-45 Transaxle, TuffTorq K66 532 00 70-70 532 19 98-37 Hub Asm. Wheel 532 14 00-80 Bolt Hub Wheel 819 13 13-16 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 Ga. 532 40 10-72 Spring, Brake 532 19 73-29...

  • Page 34

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 STEERING ASSEMBLY steering-tex_4-husq 53 8...

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    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 STEERING ASSEMBLY PART DESCRIPTION 532 41 64-80 Wheel, Steering 532 19 59-68 Axle Asm., Front 532 40 30-89 Spindle Asm., LH 532 40 30-90 Spindle Asm., RH 532 12 49-31 Bearing, Race Thrust Harden 532 12 17-48 Washer 25/32 x 1-5/8 x 16 Ga.

  • Page 36

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 ENGINE engine-tex_bs-2cyl_2 SPARK ARRESTER KIT...

  • Page 37

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 ENGINE Engine Power Rating Information The gross power rating for individual gas engine models is labeled in accordance with SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) code J11940 (Small Engine Power & Torque Rating Procedure), and rating performance has been ob- tained and corrected in accordance with SAE J1995 (Revision 2002-5).

  • Page 38

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 SEAT ASSEMBLY seat-tex_6.5SL_3 PART DESCRIPTION 532 40 66-21 Seat 532 18 01-66 Bracket Pivot Fender 532 14 06-75 Strap, Asm Fender 873 80 06-00 Nut, Lock w/Ins. 3/8-16 unc 532 12 41-81 Spring, Seat Cprsn 532 17 18-77 Bolt 5/16-18 unc x 3/4 w/Sems 532 19 69-77 Pan, Seat...

  • Page 39

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 DECALS PART DESCRIPTION 532 41 16-58 Decal, Operator’s 532 41 82-77 Decal, Deck Airinduct 532 17 05-63 Decal, Warning 532 41 84-96 Decal, Eng. H.P . 532 19 87-85 Decal, Mower Sch. 532 14 50-05 Decal, Battery Dnge/Poi 532 41 82-15 Decal, Panel Side 532 18 09-41 Decal, Cust.

  • Page 40

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 MOWER DECK 48_deck_tex_21...

  • Page 41

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 MOWER DECK PART DESCRIPTION 532 41 87-00 Deck Weldment Mower 532 19 72-48 Cover Mandrel LH 532 19 91-02 Cover Mandrel RH 532 17 43-65 Bolt 7/16 Asm. Blade 532 18 00-54 Blade High Lift 532 17 39-21 Blade Mulching 532 40 03-37 Rod Anti Sway...

  • Page 42

    TRACTOR - MODEL NO. 2748GLS (96043004600), PRODUCT NO. 960 43 00-46 MOWER LIFT lift-tex_3 PART DESCRIPTION 532 19 52-23 Shaft Asm., Lift 532 19 52-30 Lever Asm., Lift RH 532 41 15-55 Grip, Lever 532 19 63-14 Spring Torsion 532 19 42-09 Pin Cotter 7/16 Bow Tie Lock 532 19 53-04 Spring Lift Assist 819 19 19-12 Washer Clear Zinc PART...

  • Page 44: Warranty

    Owner’s/Operator’s manual. Should an operational problem or failure occur, the product should not be used, but delivered as is to an authorized Husqvarna dealer for evaluation. Proof of purchase, as explained in section 6, rests solely with the customer.

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