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grass tearing

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by heavenlydeere, Sep 4, 2005.

  1. heavenlydeere

    heavenlydeere LawnSite Member
    Posts: 109

    i have an 05 777 and have a problem with tearing grass when i turn! this is the only one that i have had that does this , and ive had several jds, has any one else had this happen ? i know that all zs will tear grass but ive never had this problem before. i wonder if the linkage needs some adjustment???? any solutions?
  2. Fubba

    Fubba LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 356

    Don't turn so sharp. This model may have wider, stickier tires that what you're used to. Do the three point turn around. I had a problem with that when I went to a ZTR. I just had to slow down.
  3. MMLawn

    MMLawn LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,569

    We've had the same thing happen with the 777 even when being really careful and slow. I believe it is a combo of the weight of over 1300 pounds and the very big and VERY Wide tires on the Z.

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