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Old 06-19-2003, 12:37 PM
chris l chris l is offline
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Groundmaster 120

I recently bought a used Toro 120. It's a 5 year old mower with 495 hours. It rides real rough, but I bought it at a steal. Is there anything that can be done to smooth the ride out?

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Old 06-19-2003, 05:14 PM
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Rides rough as in bouncing off the seat rough or the hydros pull to the left or right rough? As for the bouncing you can put a suspension seat on there and thats all I know of without knowing how bad your problem is.
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Old 06-19-2003, 08:06 PM
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i have a 118 and 120 groundsmaster. if you dont have a susp. seat on it get one, the standard bucket seat will kill you also check your tires they are to be run with 15 psi .
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Old 06-19-2003, 09:44 PM
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I had a 118 with a suspension seat, but it didn't seem to help things, the mower would still beat the life out of you. I still use this mower every week because I sold it to a friend and I service his lawn with this machine.

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Old 06-19-2003, 11:13 PM
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used groundsmaster 120

I have a 1995 model with 600 hours on it Just replaced it with Hustler Z. Runs great. 20 hp kohler. Got it for sale. Your right, rough rider but performs well.
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