Ferris Mower Maintenance Schedule

MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE

  BEFORE
EACH USE
EVERY
25 HOURS
EVERY
50 HOURS
EVERY
100 HOURS
SPRING &
FALL
SAFETY CHECKS
Check safety Interlock System      
Check mower blade stopping time    
Check rider brakes    
LAWNMOWER CARE
Check mower for loose hardware      
Check/adjust PTO Clutch ****    
Lubricate mower ***/****      
Check/clean/replace battery and cables      
Check tire pressure    
Clean deck and check/replace mower blades ***      
Check hydraulic oil      
Check gearbox oil level ****      
Check tire wear        
Check belting        
ENGINE CARE *
Check engine oil level      
Check/clean engine cooling fans ***      
Check/change engine air filter ***      
Change engine oil and filter */*** See your engine manufacturers owners manual
Inspect/replace spark plugs * See your engine manufacturers owners manual
Check/replace fuel filter and fuel lines */*** See your engine manufacturers owners manual
Check/clean spark arrester */** See your engine manufacturers owners manual
Check engine coolant level      
Change engine coolant * See your engine manufacturers owners manual
Check/clean cooling fins and intake        
Check/clean radiator screens      
Check radiator hoses **        

* : See your engine manufacturers owners manual
** : If equipped. Replaced if damaged.
*** : May require more frequent service depending on operating conditions
**** : Service after the 1st 25 hours of operation, then every 100 hours of operation.

Contact a Messick's parts technician for the parts needed for your model. 877-260-3528.