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How do you level a deck on a Spartan mower?

Change-on-the-Go Deck

In 2020, our Spartan RZ-HD, RT, and SRT models feature a system where deck height adjustment can be made on-the-go. You simply depress the pedal, dial the desired numbered mowing level, and release the pedal. It’s just that simple – the way it should be!

Should my mower deck be level?

Level the mower deck to ensure grass cutting height is even across the width of the deck. This will help ensure a smooth and seamless side-by-side blend between each row of freshly cut grass.

How do you pitch a mower deck?

For most effective results, a lawn mower deck should have a pitch of 1/8-inch to 1/2-inch between the height of the deck rear to the height of the deck front. Naturally, this makes the sweet spot about 1/4-inch of pitch, depending on the type of mower.

Why does my mower deck cut uneven?

Uneven cutting is usually caused by mower deck damage or misadjustment.

Uneven Cutting.

Blades are dull or worn Sharpen or replace the blades
Blades are damaged Replace the blades
Deck is clogged with grass clippings Clean out the deck
Deck shell is damaged Repair or replace the deck

Should mower deck wheels touch the ground?

Mower deck gauge wheels should be properly adjusted to prevent scalping grass on uneven terrain. The bottom of the wheels should sit approximately 1/8-1/2 of an inch from the ground, depending on your cutting height.

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How much oil does a Spartan mower take?

Amazing! Increasing the oil tank capacity from two quarts to six, the life of your mower exceeds that of any competitor. The oil tank also serves as a huge oil cooler, keeping the temperatures low, eliminating catastrophic engine failure.