SERVICE AND ADJUSTMENT
(See Fig. 13).
PRIOR TO LEVELING
TO REAR. IF THE FOLLOWING
TOAD JUST BOTH FRONTAND
EQUALLY SO THE DECK WILL
STAY LEVEL SIDE TO SIDE.
To obtain the best cutting
so the front tip of the blades
1/8" to 1/4" lower than the rear
tip. If the front tip is higher, this will create a poor
quality of cut.
blade height with blade facing front to
"B" at the front and rear
tip of the blade.
check to make sure that
the deck is level side-to-side.
With the deck in the 4" cutting position,
the front and rear tip of each
blade while facing front to rear.
To adjust loosen the jam nut on the yoke,
remove the hairpin and push the clevis
pin out while supporting
the deck. To
lower that specific
the yoke counter
To raise that specific
the rod assembly
clevis pin and recheck
Once front to back adjustment
and secure jam nuts.
DECK BELT REMOVAL
(See Fig. 14)
Park on a level surface.
Lower the deck into the lowest cutting
belt tension by pushing
inward on deck belt idler pulley by hand
or with a 1/2" drive ratchet placed in
square drive hole on idler arm, While
arm is pushed inward, remove belt from
stationary idler pulley and release
until spring force is no longer
Remove bolt from idler pulley, this will
allow belt to pass by the belt guide.
screws from both left and right
belt shield above each mandrel
any dirt or grass that may have
the cutter housings
and entire deck surface.
roll the belt over the top of the
the belt from around the electric
clutch on the engine shaft.
The belt can now be removed.