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2009 Exmark Metro Issue

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Wolverine3, May 24, 2012.

  1. Wolverine3

    Wolverine3 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 2

    I have a 2009 Exmark Metro 48 inch belt drive. When mowing up a hill, mowing longer grass or turning, the right wheel has less power than the left. I have changed and tightened the transmission belt, but that did not help. Have any of you experienced something similar or does anyone have any suggestions before I take it to the dealer?

  2. orangemower

    orangemower LawnSite Silver Member
    from pa
    Messages: 2,768

    Sounds like the right belt is slipping.
  3. Wolverine3

    Wolverine3 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 2

    Does that mean I need to replace the belt or is there a way to tighten it? Sorry if this is a dumb question, but this is my first year in the mowing business and I am still figuring things out. Thanks!
  4. TurfsUpLawns

    TurfsUpLawns LawnSite Member
    Messages: 19

    I think you have to replace it, I don't think there is an adjustment

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