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RPM

Postby bill-b » Wed Mar 23, 2011 7:48 pm

Can some one tell me what the idle rpm an high rpm are on a 73 154 ?

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Re: RPM

Postby Bob McCarty » Wed Mar 23, 2011 8:16 pm

http://www.cleancomputes.com/Cub/Number ... e%2056.jpg Here's the page from the Owner's manual on the server.

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Re: RPM

Postby Gary Dotson » Thu Mar 24, 2011 6:32 am

Bob, the PTO on # series is belt driven, I guess there's a slight difference in pulley size.

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Re: RPM

Postby chugah chugah » Sun Apr 03, 2011 11:40 pm

I noticed that today as I got in there on my new to me- old 154 because the fan belt pto was noisy- very loose! Tightened it up to deflect finger 1/16th deflection - there are some oil leaks down there that I have to chase Also cant seem to access the hydraulic reservoir for the bucket- its a slot head bolt from the look of it?
dont want to screw it up so will get BIG screwdriver on it tomorrow and make sure level is up to 5 1/2 in from top as manual says
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