wheel stuck in wheel hole on fixed deck Quick

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by lawnsaspire, Jun 20, 2010.

  1. lawnsaspire

    lawnsaspire LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,511

    I can's get the wheel out of it's tunnel to change the height spacers on my Quick 44. I've sprayed lube, tried tapping it out with a screwdriver, I tried pulling it out of course. I can't imagine what's sticking it in there. Anyone experienced this?
     
  2. RDA

    RDA LawnSite Member
    Posts: 177

    It is called rust. Use a penetrant like PB Blaster and you could always add a little heat. Honestly, you should be able to drive out the shaft with a hammer and rod after soaking a little penetrant on the shaft.

    Regards,

    Rich
     
  3. topsites

    topsites LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 21,654

    I believe you're referring to the caster fork, which I think is actually called a yoke?

    What the guy said, lots of lube, let it sit overnight, then try a dowel or a rod and a hammer.
     

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