Just bought The 52 inch 23 hp Kawasaki Hustler Raptor…Cut for the first time today…mowed 3 acres…so far I really like it…runs great, cuts nice and is pretty comfortable. Our containers can hold anywhere from 7 bushels of leaves up to 22 bushels and can easily be dumped with the flip of a lever. Slide the belt off of the fixed idler pulley. The SD is a much heavier mower, with solid, strong transmissions that will handle the hills with no problems. The fuses are as follows: Function Size Type Main 15 amp blade-type Before attempting any failure diagnosis of the electrical system, use a test light or voltmeter to check the battery voltage. Park brake spring adjustment Occasionally check the park brake spring adjustment using the following method: 1.
Re sharpening pattern Do not sharpen to original pattern below. The Zee 2 uses ZT drives and 20X8 rear wheels. Many new owners come in and walk out in less than 30 minutes with a new mower and nothing out of their pocket. Extra tall, wet grass — over 12 inches could get wrapped around the underside of the deck and cause the belts to burn out. Torque initially and after first 2 hours of operation. I have compared the Raptor SD and the Fastrak SD and except for being a little faster, holds more fuel and some one gage heavier there is almost no difference in the machines — a very big difference in price, however.
If there is nothing on youtube I suggest talking to your local Hustler dealer. Offer subject to credit approval. Over the years they have focused mainly on industrial and heavy duty commercial versions. Inspect these belts frequently for wear and serviceability. Release the deck belt tension by pulling on the belt tension chain and sliding the chain out of the anchor bracket slot. Yes, Moderate slopes Excels in mowing around obstacles?
Apparently different models with different weight, weight distribution, tires, etc. All the decks are fabricated, welded decks. Before considering any mower deck leveling adjustments, check that the tire air pressure is within the specified range. Make sure deck clutch switch is in the down OFF position. Push all the slack in the transmission to rear and then tighten bolts.