levelling Turf Tiger deck

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by Stonewall, May 23, 2002.

  1. Stonewall

    Stonewall LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 280

    My Turf Tiger deck does not have full weight on all four of the chains that support it. The rear left chain is not fully tight when the deck is lower. As a result, I'm cutting a little lower on the right side. How do I adjust this out.

    Also, can the springs be adjusted so the deck won't be as difficult to raise?

  2. yardman1

    yardman1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 458

    johnathan, are you still having problems with that deck?

  3. Stonewall

    Stonewall LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 280


    Carver worked on it a couple of weeks ago and got it working good. He did a little more on it this week. Now it won't cut level, and it's harder to raise the deck. I'll take it back on Tues. and see what he can do.
  4. cigar6

    cigar6 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 13


    I run a Scagg 61" z turn, and when I lube all the grease points, I soak the deck springs, raising mechanism and joints with WD-40.

    It really helps keep the deck springs lubricated, and makes it much easier to raise.

    Also spray a little WD -40 in your on off switch .

    Good Luck!
  5. tlcservices

    tlcservices LawnSite Member
    from fl
    Messages: 61

    W-d 40 is a cleanser it contains no lubricating properties

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