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Old 09-15-2013, 08:00 PM
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Sulky Wheel Replacement

Well found out today when i was looking over my mower and was going to do some maintenance that my sulky wheel lost it's seal, it's the single-wheel kind too. Anywhere you guys no of i can get a replacement wheel, i bought it used from a friend, and when i got it, nothing was wrong, well the seal broke so would it be cheaper to have it fixed or just buy a new wheel? the logo on it says "Mower Sulky"

I don't know the model number or anything on it
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Old 09-15-2013, 08:39 PM
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Can you past a picture?
Is it a Velke?
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Old 09-15-2013, 08:45 PM
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Not saying to buy from there, but if you go to ebay and in search, type "velke" . There are many parts listed. See which parts looks like what you need and you should be able to figure out what you have.
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Old 09-15-2013, 08:57 PM
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On most single wheel sulkys the wheel bearing can be replaced, the complete wheel doesn't need to be repalced.
I just rebuilt a single wheel Verke.
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Old 09-15-2013, 08:59 PM
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Check this link.

http://www.alamia.us/velke_parts_s/823.htm
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Old 09-15-2013, 09:15 PM
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All it is, is the wheel lost it's seal, it shouldn't be too hard to fix
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Old 09-15-2013, 09:17 PM
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Might have to post a pic. Could be an aftermarket wheel or not rebuildable?
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Old 09-15-2013, 09:24 PM
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All it is, is the wheel lost it's seal, it shouldn't be too hard to fix
Most single wheel sulkys don't have a seals. Never heard of a complaint of to much help
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Old 09-15-2013, 11:05 PM
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Just went out and took a pic, hope this is good enough for you, i took the wheel off earlier and i think i foumd a replacement but it didn't say it was for this sulky in particular, i put a little graphic too where i mean by the seal, it appears to have had some kind of sealant because it was gooey right where the tire connects to the rim
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Old 09-15-2013, 11:16 PM
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That wheel has to be greased, it does'nt have seals. The oval hole/window is for access to grease fitting. If the wheel spins free and does'nt sound noisy it will be okay, but you need to grease it.
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