Winterize in the North East

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by RobH, Jan 3, 2006.

  1. RobH

    RobH LawnSite Member
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    I live up in Westchester County, NY and I finally got a chance to winterize my Scag hydro w/b.

    I'm a homeowner who used to do work for a landscaper in my college days. I became a bit of a lawn enthusiast and had to buy a w/b after I bought my home. I take care of it like its one of my kids.

    I filled up the tank and added some Stabil to the gas and ran it for about 10 minutes or so. I also cleaned up the deck real nice and gave it a nice coat of wax. The orange deck shines so nice when all cleaned up. The machine looks as good as new.

    I'm already missing the mowing season and I can't wait until spring when I can fire it up again and start laying stripes.
  2. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 9,501

    3 months...but who's counting:)
  3. tiedeman

    tiedeman LawnSite Fanatic
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    Tell you one thing Rod, I am happy that I am done mowing finally:jester:
  4. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
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    Me too Troy. I don't know how the FL and CA guys do it year round...even every other week in the winter:confused:

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