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My 25A flial mower is putting such a load on my tractor now

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My 25A flial mower is putting such a load on my tractor now there is oil in the in the gear box the belts are sat about right can you help me with why it is turning so hard now?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Remove the drive shaft from tractor, ans turn the shaft by hand. With flail mower, either the gear box has bearing binding, or the rotor shaft end bearings are binding, You can remove the belt between gar box and rotor shaft to see which is hard to turn.

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