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Hydro filter

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by delphied, Feb 28, 2008.

  1. delphied

    delphied LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,067

    How often do you guys change your hydro filter and oil?
     
  2. davidcentralflorida

    davidcentralflorida LawnSite Member
    Messages: 80

    at 1000 hrs i had it done. i used grasshopper hydro oil, it wasnt cheap either. i have a quart to top it off, if ever needs, normally it doesnt. david
     
  3. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,029

    Dixie Chopper (Hydro-Gear) recommends every 500 hours.
     
  4. tamadrummer

    tamadrummer LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,102

    John Deere recommends 10 hours after break in and then every 1000 hours each season.

    I have not changed it for the 10 hour yet because I need to get the Amsoil and getting over to the Orlando warehouse hasn't happened yet.
     
  5. grass_cuttin_fool

    grass_cuttin_fool LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,526

    Scag recommends 500 hours, I change once a year....350-400 hours avg a year

    wayne
     

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