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Experience:  Gold certified Stihl tech, Service Manager for a rental/repair shop.Certified in most small engines
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I just replaced a wheel motor on my exmark lazer. I replaced

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I just replaced a wheel motor on my exmark lazer. I replaced the hydro filter
and oil and the tire on the new motor side is barely moving

Thank you for choosing me to help you. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will do my best to help you find the answer you need to resolve your problem.

More then likely you just have some air in the system. Jack up the drive wheels off the ground and then start your engine.
"Drive" your mower in forward for about 5 minutes and then reverse
for 5 minutes. Shut the engine down and check the level of your fluid. If the
fluid appears frothy then let it sit for about 20 minutes so the air can escape
from it. Repeat this 3 or 4 times until the wheel in question drives at the
same speed as the good wheel.

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

I ran the machine for about 30 minutes. It worked well and then

it started to slow down to the point that is not moving.

Check your fluid level and try bleeding it again if need be. Once you have it bled and the fluids topped off you should be fine
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