Late 80s Toro WB 52" Scalping Problem..ANYone???

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by kevin11946ny, Jun 11, 2007.

  1. kevin11946ny

    kevin11946ny LawnSite Member
    Messages: 74

    I have a 52" wb 1988 toro with the t bar and it scalps the lawn on uneven terrain.

    Not the side the side discharge is on but the other side digs into the ground not allways but enough to be a pita. Anyone else ever experience this? Is this common on this model or is something maybe loose?

    Thanks for all your advice.

  2. sjessen

    sjessen LawnSite Platinum Member
    Male, from Knoxville, Tn
    Messages: 4,768

    If it is a gear drive I don't think there is much you can do. If it is a hydro move your wheel motor and wheel, etc. out 3-4 inches. That will help a bunch. I did the above on a Toro I had and was happy with the results.
  3. kevin11946ny

    kevin11946ny LawnSite Member
    Messages: 74

    this is a gear mower reverse and 4 foward gears i have it set to 2 inches causei had it on 3" and customers said they wanted it shorter.

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