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deck height adjustment - exmark

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by HLM86, May 19, 2008.

  1. HLM86

    HLM86 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 120

    I have a 2006 Lazer Z with 60" Ultra Cut and it is about half an inch off. At 3" it is cutting more like 2.5"? I leveled the deck. How can I fix the height? (Couldn't find it in the manual).
  2. BillyRgn

    BillyRgn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 248

    add a link of chain if it's bothering you that much
  3. Truly Beautiful Lawn Care

    Truly Beautiful Lawn Care LawnSite Member
    Messages: 141

    HLM, not trying to insult you... did you check the air pressure in both rear tires?

  4. chesterlawn

    chesterlawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 704

    Just leave it the way it is and remember it's a 1/2 inch high.
  5. HLM86

    HLM86 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 120

    Yes the air pressure is correct. It bothers me because my guys forget sometimes and to me 1/2" is a big difference on a lot of yards.
  6. JosephLawnCare

    JosephLawnCare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 809

    Thats a really hard thing to explain over the internet. It's the two nuts on the ends of the two threaded rods bars(with the big return springs). Play with them a little and you'll figure it out. Your manual would explain it the best. The chain adjustments are for the fine leveling, not for a half inch adjustment.
  7. sawman65

    sawman65 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 754

    those big springs are for the lift not the adjustment. to do it you need to take the deck wheels off and put 3/4" block's under the deck. and you will have to go to the exmark website and look at the manual. its there in pdf form. just follow the steps and you should be good to go. i would post it for ya but cant seem to get it to work.

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