Always look down and behind before and while backing to make sure no children are around. Currently back at dealership but they seem unable to fix it. Not much room for accessing the adjustments for deck level, clutch etc but it's a small mower. With a choice of engines, deck sizes and transmissions, we have the ideal ride on or zero turn for your outdoor area. Using a grease gun, apply two strokes minimum or sufficient grease to the spindle shaft. Well built and easy to use. To help avoid blade contact or a thrown object injury, keep bystanders, helpers, children and pets at least 75 feet from the machine while it is in operation.
Have put on a proper brand belt for the model not a 'cheap replacement' and it broke in second use. Not much space and difficult to get to adjustments. The frame is very thin so please dont push on it as it will bend and dent before you go close to moving the mower I've had my Raider 1538 for going on three years now. Figure 7-9 Remove the hex flange nut that secures the blade to the spindle assembly. We also measured the noise of each mower and the minimum mowable diameter effective turning circle for tractor models. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality.
Do not allow cable clamps to touch. Heap of rubbish noisy running gear no deck wheels poorly built tin design not made for Australian conditions engine pops and misfires I just snapped to clutch linkage! No catch on the bonnet so it bounces around a bit. Children are often attracted to the machine and the mowing activity. Fuel tank empty, or stale fuel. Be sure to have your model number and serial number ready. If the interlock system should ever malfunction, do not operate the tractor. In saying that I do the steering linkage had no knuckle only a cheap split pin the petrol tank is zip tied on and the plastic ignition will break fast I'm sure moves around heaps when starting.
Contact your authorized service dealer. Check brake operation frequently as it is subjected to wear during normal operation. Only broke 1 belt but the drive belt is now showing signs of wear. You are also entitled to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality. All Rover ride on mowers powered by Rover engines carry an industry leading 5 year domestic warranty, giving you complete peace of mind. John Deere were the most satisfied ride-on owners, with 75% very satisfied with their purchase.
With the wheels of the tractor pointing straight forward, place the steering wheel over the steering shaft. The latest installment is a cracked deck, over a grand to fix. Brand New: A brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable. Lightly press the brake pedal to release the parking brake. Of the 289 Consumer members who owned a ride-on and participated in our , almost two in five reported their mower had needed repair, making them by far the least reliable product we survey.
Our Garden Army team members will be able to advise you whether a refund, exchange, repair or replacement is available. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure of a product. Our Garden Army team members will be able to advise you whether a refund, exchange, repair or replacement is available. If I get more than 2 mows between repairs I'm happy. Very thin metal, have to treat it very gentle. This machine has cost us around 5 grand in total. .
Here's hoping there is a fix. Watch for traffic when operating near or crossing roadways. Slide the seat forward or rearward to the desired position; then tighten the adjustment knob. They do not understand the dangers. Great for difficult and rough block which ours was when we moved in. This machine is not intended for use on any public roadway.
Models equipped with a 42- and 46-inch deck have two deck idler pulleys. All bearings seem to be fine. Carefully remove the deck belt from around the two spindle pulleys and the two deck idler pulleys. Mine has a tecumseh motor, have changed the drive belt twice in 10 years but besides that has been a solid and reliable unit. Mower is in good order and runs well otherwise. Now I can't even get the tractor into gear! Check brake operation frequently as it is subjected to wear during normal operation. All mowers in our database passed the safety assessment.
What a shame, maybe one day Aussies will start giving a shti about our country and speak up, demand manufacturing back to this country. The turf safe tyres, meanwhile, do not collect grass, so you can rest assured that your ride is smooth all throughout. I don't know how metal can be so flimsy, everything bends and breaks. Children are often attracted to the machine and the mowing activity. I like this mower it just has a few design problem. I'd only recommend this model if you don't need high reliability, and are comfortable performing maintenance like deck belt replacement yourself. Move the deck lift lever into the top notch to raise the deck lift arms up and out of the way.
Either the other guys writing reviews are lucky or I'm unlucky, but I wouldn't recommend one of these to anyone Worked okay for about 6 months. Stop the blade s when crossing gravel drives, walks, or roads and while not cutting grass. Problems I find is the vibration that travels right through the mower when you engage blades if this never happened I'm sure the other little problem no normal person would care about. To properly sharpen the cutting blades, remove equal amounts of metal from both ends of the blades along the cutting edges, parallel to the trailing edge, at a 25°- 30°. See your local Rover Partner for warranty details. Never assume that children will remain where you last saw them.