Quick 36 speed

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by zz4guy, Jun 20, 2007.

  1. zz4guy

    zz4guy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 901

    I made the two cable adjustments yesterday on my q36 to go faster in forward. WOW what a difference. I should have done this a long time ago.

    Now I almost have to jog to keep up. If I wasnt 6'5" I probably would have to jog all the time!

    It seems to bag better too and not clog up as much. The factory settings are patheticly slow.

    BUCKEYE MOWING LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,169

    Do you have the new throttle controls on your quick ?
  3. zz4guy

    zz4guy LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 901

    Huh? No what are those? Do they make things easier on you? Please explain.
  4. wolfsburg57

    wolfsburg57 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    zz - can you post a pic of how you have your cables adjusted? I assume you are using the black adjusters that are right above the battery area (electric start) and below the handles. I've been experimenting with my settings too and am curious as to how yours are set.

    I think buckeye was refering to the style of the throttle controls. The new(er) quicks have updated forward and reverse levers I guess... mine is new so I don't know what the old controls looked like.
  5. LarryF

    LarryF LawnSite Bronze Member
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