Lag in my Scag

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by towtruck212, May 16, 2008.

  1. towtruck212

    towtruck212 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 182

    I have a scag 48" belt drive walk behind and I am having problems. In 3rd 4th and 5th gear it lags and what I mean is it will go up to speed and slow down just a bit then pull back up to speed. Im not sure if its the trans or wore belts or even clutch. If anyone has an idea please help and thanks..
    Mike
     
  2. lawnandorderny

    lawnandorderny LawnSite Member
    Posts: 40

    I had something similar and it was just a matter of tightning the belt. took 5 minutes
     
  3. ALC-GregH

    ALC-GregH LawnSite Fanatic
    from PA
    Posts: 7,053

    Sounds like a belt slipping.
     

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