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scag 48" hydro bouncing wheel?

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by kandklandscape, Jul 15, 2007.

  1. kandklandscape

    kandklandscape LawnSite Senior Member
    from PA
    Posts: 341

    got a scag 48" hydro with ultimate deck. the front left wheel bounces all over the place. looked to see if it had bearings? nothing there lol should there be? we grease all equip every other day..... the wheel/caster actually will fall off. god fri it feel off and i ran it over and scag gis a tank, starts back up and acted like nothing happe4ned

    do the caster wheels where you put the pin there the top do they have bearing in
  2. jt5019

    jt5019 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,432

    Yes there should be bearings... I had the same thing happen to one of my 48 scags. You can get the replacement bearings online i dont remember if i got mine at Jthomas or mow more. The new bearings slip right in as one piece and it will stop the wheel from flopping all over the place.
  3. Mic_bug

    Mic_bug LawnSite Member
    from N.B. MI
    Posts: 201

    wee; bearind shouel be thererm, bu tmight whand to checl...
    neveer no. coulend ne a another grease issure thoought

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