loss of cutting power

Discussion in 'Hustler Turf Equip (Archived)' started by excel25, Apr 29, 2003.

  1. excel25

    excel25 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 393

    When I got the upgraded air filter I felt like I didn't have as much power as I used to, now I seem to bog down quite a bit in 1 to 2 inches of grass cutting. some days seems OK but most have to struggle with it. Using factory high lifts. No fun when ya can't mow faster than my walk behind.
  2. mowerconsultant

    mowerconsultant LawnSite Fanatic
    Male, from Syracuse, NY
    Messages: 9,769

    Did your dealer put in the new carburetor jets that came with the HD filter kit ?
    If not, this might be part of the problem.
    Is the unit bogging down like it is starving for fuel ?

    Let me know

  3. excel25

    excel25 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 393

    He said he did , and yes it does seem like not enough fuel, Trying to bag something is really bad.

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