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ferris hydro wheel wont turn

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by onebadturbo5, Sep 24, 2009.

  1. onebadturbo5

    onebadturbo5 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 1

    i have a ferris dual drive walk behind. the right wheel will turn when it is elevated but has no power to move the machine. im thinking i need a new pump but dont want to purchase one without some more trouble shooting. how can i check hydryalic flow and or turning gear operation. thanx
  2. pugs

    pugs LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,018

    Make sure the bypass is in the correct position. Make sure its full of fluid and no air in the system.

    Other than that I dont know of anything you can do to test those Eaton transaxles. Lookin at around $1250 for a new one.

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