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Walker Mower power issue

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by aufire, Jul 13, 2012.

  1. aufire

    aufire LawnSite Member
    Messages: 4

    I have a 20 hp walker and when I engage the blades the engine seems to lug. The deck is 42in and the mower has 1300 hrs. Any ideas?
  2. nickslawnltd

    nickslawnltd LawnSite Member
    Messages: 169

    Like you don't have enough rpm?
  3. aufire

    aufire LawnSite Member
    Messages: 4

    When you activate the blades the mower lose power and then then regains power after 5-10 sec. It seems the rpms are lower. It's like the engine needs time to catch up. Thank you for any input.
  4. fixer67

    fixer67 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,098

    The specs for the Walker Kohler engine is NO LOAD 3750 RPM.

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