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Lazer spindles?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Brian Taylor, Dec 1, 2003.

  1. Brian Taylor

    Brian Taylor LawnSite Member
    Messages: 15

    I just got our first lazer two weeks ago and I now realize what I have been missing. We have 3 grasshoppers that will soon be replaced with lazers. I also have a Toro 62in ztr with over 1000 hours on it and have never had any trouble with the spindles. I was wondering if you guys know if I can expect the same from the non-greasable bearings on the lazer?
  2. General Grounds

    General Grounds LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 902

    :blob3: i much rather br able to put grease in them, but i have a lazer hp with 700 hrs and replaces all the spindle bearing last week before i put it away started to get noisy, even my bobcats i get about 2 seasons if im lucky, so i hope that helps. tony
  3. kickin sum grass

    kickin sum grass LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 628

    our lazer is 4 yrears old and have not replaced on yet. They are still quiet.
  4. greensideup

    greensideup LawnSite Member
    Messages: 63

    I have a 44 lazer with 1400 hrs & a 52 lazer with about 900 hrs on it. Never replaced the spindles in either mower. SCOTT
  5. SLS

    SLS LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mars
    Messages: 1,540

    I have a 2000 Lazer Z (60'') with almost 1500 hours on it.

    No spindle problems as of yet. Still nice and tight. :D
  6. John Gamba

    John Gamba LawnSite Fanatic
    from ct
    Messages: 10,812

    Same here!
  7. Why didn't you just get the Toro version of that mower with the turbo force deck?

  8. Brian Taylor

    Brian Taylor LawnSite Member
    Messages: 15

    I didn't get the Toro because I wanted the Ultra Vac and did not like the bagger that Toro makes
  9. 65hoss

    65hoss LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,360

    I've never replaced a bearing on any of my eXmarks.
  10. xcopterdoc

    xcopterdoc LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 752

    Exmark Lazer 60" deck, 3 yrs and 1500 hrs, one spindle replaced.(warranty) Exmark Turf Tracer Hydro, 3 yrs and no spindles replaced. remember there is a 1 yr parts and labor and 3 yrs parts only warranty on the spindles. Also there is an updated version of the spindle assys. They added a shield to help keep trash from ruining the seal.

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