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#1 B10Dave OFFLINE  

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Posted April 06, 2012 - 09:18 PM

Last fall I put my mowing tractor in the shop with every intention of doing the needed clean up and maintenance soon. Well it got shoved further back several times and forgot about. Today after work I cleaned up some workspace in the shop and started on the maintenance. I removed the deck and cleaned it out underneath. Greased the spindles and sharpened the blades. Tomorrow I will adjust the points, set the timing, grease the differential and steering spindles, clean the engine and driveline and remount the deck. After that it will be on to the first cut of the season. Looking forward to the seat time.

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Posted April 06, 2012 - 09:22 PM

OHHHH thats nastyyyyy! Glad you got t cleaned and i bet it was easier to put back on.

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Posted April 06, 2012 - 09:56 PM

Dang Dave....that deck was choked! I'd never let one do that......or not post pics of it anyway! LOL

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Posted April 07, 2012 - 03:50 AM

Looks like this needs to be done more often, might work a bit better throughout the year. Thanks for the pics.

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Posted April 07, 2012 - 04:41 AM

I do mine every couple of weeks,depending on how wet ,or dry the grass has been.

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Posted April 07, 2012 - 05:20 AM

I can see you don't waste your time cleaning it before it's needed Dave. :smilewink:




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