1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Catch up on the conversation about fertilization strategies for success with the experts at Koch Turf & Ornamental in the Fertilizer Application forum.

    Dismiss Notice

Need help with toro w/b

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Rene, Mar 6, 2006.

  1. Rene

    Rene LawnSite Member
    Messages: 25

    I have a toro 52 in. Belt driven w/b w/t T Bar .
    I had it serviced last year an still have a hard time getting a straight line out of it.
    It likes to dart from side to side. I bought it used and haven't use it a whole lot. I couldn't get it to work right so I bought a Exmark TT52 Are business is growing fast and i would like to use this mower.
    I don't know how close i need to adjust the forward - neutral - break.
    Thanks, Rene
  2. extoro

    extoro LawnSite Member
    Messages: 96

    Get on Toro's website - all of their owners manuals are down loadable. Sounds like you just need to adjust the drive linkages
  3. just Cuts

    just Cuts LawnSite Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 130

    It may also be the drive belts.They stretch over time.especially if your pulling a sulkie.
  4. bwilder10h

    bwilder10h LawnSite Member
    Messages: 186

    There isn't much to check on these belt drives and brakes. They are very simplistic machines. Make sure the belts are equally adjusted and they aren't too loose. Also a good idea to make sure the brakes are adjusted per the manual.

Share This Page