Annual maintenance checkup and cost?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by duker99, Feb 22, 2004.

  1. duker99

    duker99 LawnSite Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 9

    I just purchased a ZTR Toro 286E with 297 hours (62"). Before the season begins, what maintenance should I have performed and what should it cost (Ballpark)?
    Thanks!
     
  2. xcopterdoc

    xcopterdoc LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 752

    Follow the recomendations in your owners manual.
     
  3. duker99

    duker99 LawnSite Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 9

    Didn't come with one, guess I'll have to wait until I get one. "thanks."
     
  4. lawnman_scott

    lawnman_scott LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,547

    Grease everything, change oil, and maybe hydro fluid. Check the belts, tires and all bearings. Make sure deck is level and everything is adjusted right. Put on new blades, and fill gas.
     
  5. duker99

    duker99 LawnSite Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 9

    You da man! Thanks!
     
  6. JKOOPERS

    JKOOPERS LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,259

    its a good idea to put fuel stabilizer in too.
     

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