Greasing spindal cavitys on a Chariot?

Discussion in 'Great Dane' started by pinnacle, Jan 24, 2004.

  1. pinnacle

    pinnacle LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 791

    I'm looking through my manual for a Chariot. I can't see any mention of greasing the spindals cavitys. I can see a nipple on each housing and my dealer isn't aware of any GD prescribed maintanance on the spinadals. Should I be pumping grease up there or not?

    Thank you.
     
  2. lawnman_scott

    lawnman_scott LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 7,547

    its just to fill the cavity with grease, to not get water condensation in there.
     
  3. Phishook

    Phishook LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,143

    there is a small hole on the other side, so you can't over grease.
     
  4. djp

    djp LawnSite Member
    from Texas
    Posts: 57

    Pinnacle,

    After the initial break in period you should grease the spindles about every 40 hours. Once you get on a regular routine I would just put in 2 to 3 pumps of grease every 40 hours. I hope this helps. If you would like further information you can get it on our website at greatdanemowers.com.

    Thanks for using Great Dane products.

    Regards,
     
  5. pinnacle

    pinnacle LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 791

    Much appreciated.

    Have a good one all!
     

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