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Lesco Viper seems to be slowing down?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by sawdust, May 31, 2004.

  1. sawdust

    sawdust LawnSite Member
    Posts: 39

    I have a Lesco Viper with about 150 hours on it and it's speed seems to be getting slower. Maybe it is just my imagination. Any suggestions of what to check?
  2. proenterprises

    proenterprises LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,297

    what the heck is a lesco viper?
  3. General Grounds

    General Grounds LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 902

    :blob3: check engine rpm's, check hydro belt tension, check hydro fluid. tony
  4. robertsturf

    robertsturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,402

    Check your control lever linkage. Are they out of adjustment due to wear and tear? Sometimes they get sloppy over time.
  5. wriken

    wriken LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,154

    change you hydraulic filter, Manuel says at 50 hours, may be plugged

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