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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    fellow on another forum posted a link for the photobucket problem,...pics are back for now! :smile:
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    Haven't figured my way around Fickr yet for pic's :frown:

    https://flic.kr/p/XX6WLZ
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    Pic test of new pic host.

    https://www.flickr.com/gp/151818164@N08/S7U73F


    PS: Well!, it only shows the link. Got more work to do, or find another host.

    PSS: Also, does the link work, and if...
  4. Re: Need help identifying part...wiring harness (2004, 225/61)

    Have you looked at "The Mower Shop"'s diagram. You could call and talk to them about it.

    They show a wiring diagram for the 2002 225 and show a part number 605010 for a wiring assembly.
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    Well guys I've been busy with life and other toys,...and bummer,... should of realized when my pics disappeared on other sites & forums that my mower stuff here had disappeared too. Sorry Photobucket...
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    Re: 2000 Grasshopper 721

    On page 13 of Eaton's PDF on the 771 trans.

    http://i898.photobucket.com/albums/ac190/thehemikid/721D/PDF%20page%2013%20jurky%20when%20startingfull%20pg_zpsuxlr17fi.png
  7. Re: I'm going to pick up two diesel grasshoppers next week. I need some info.

    Wish you where a lot closer. The 7-8 hrs between us pretty well kills it for me.

    Curious questions:

    1) Does the throttle & fuel cut off shafts of the 721D have any signs of leakage?

    2) Do...
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    Re: 721D RPM change

    On my 2003 721D there is a second filter after that upper inline filter. The second filter has a fuel shut-off lever on it for its filter change. I think this filter acts as a water trap also. When...
  9. Mower deck Re: How to easily remove and attach the spring assist on front mount Grasshopper deck

    Not knowing what yr/model you're working on, I'll show you an older ~2003 721D example. These are what are called Traction Kit or Traction Control. You can adjust the spring tension to add more deck...
  10. Re: I'm going to pick up two diesel grasshoppers next week. I need some info.

    I didn't conclude exactly where your hole was on your housing, but are you going to disassemble to the point of removing the drive pump, driven pump, or both to do this welding?

    I will assume...
  11. Re: I'm going to pick up two diesel grasshoppers next week. I need some info.

    Did you get any more accomplished,... or do you have some parts for sale? :tongue:
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    Wow, another yr has passed and memory has too! I haven't had to do anything to the mower sense that time except change some fuel filters in order to get that last mow in before winter.

    I'd have...
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    Repairs Re: 721 Transmission

    Called today to see if it was the 771 trans. He wasn't Familiar with that number, & asked for the manufacturer, I said I think Eaton ( I haven't stayed updated on this sense my last trans change of ~...
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    Re: source for 2 stroke lawn boy parts.

    How about Gary's slightly scrambled ph #:smile:
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    Repairs Re: 721 Transmission

    ...and your local Craigslist. Bought my 2003 721D off there in late 2011. I found a broken motor 720K on CL in the spring of 2012 for the trans to put away for if my trans went out, & the right one...
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    Re: 1991 GH 721D Trans output shaft?

    I'm now sure what oil/fluid is correct for your older model 721D, but here is a thread on the subject.
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    Re: Grasshopper serial number breakdown

    The 1st # is involved also in determining the yr made. In some examples the first 3 digits.

    Grasshopper Lawnmower Parts - Grasshopper Mower Parts Diagrams - The Mower Shop, Inc.

    Scroll down...
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    Re: 721D throttle/shut off leak

    I didn't find an exact match of mine (having 2 shafts on the same center line) on the net, but I did find these two "similar" Kubota views. Which only tells me mine is a little more sophisticated,......
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    721D throttle/shut off leak

    Any of you guys have this leak before?

    I'm assuming its an O-ring but haven't gone into it yet. I read somewhere that the aluminum housing wares over time causing this leak.

    So there may be a...
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    Re: 124 -52 grasshopper question

    14pointer mentioned he has a 52" deck, wouldn't that be with a 382093 belt? Still only list 2007 on the site.

    Deck Assembly 52 inch- model 124 2007 Grasshopper Mower Parts- The Mower Shop, Inc.
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    On to the Axle removal.

    Ha,...another 7 :cool2:,...but it doesn't line up with anything.:laughing:
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    A bit more info on the Planetary stuff. Here's the back side (well the way mine came apart anyway) of the Drum. Well, It's actually called the Double Ring Gear. The 4 long lugs don't seem to care...
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    On to the Planetary Gears.

    Again, most likely it'll have the Black Reaction Plate sticking to the Back Up Plate like this when it comes apart but not necessarily. Everything will come out a lot...
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    Before I go into the primaries in the Axle housing, I'd like to finish up here first, ...& I'd like to say I'm no ace mechanic here giving out instructions on a "How to" do this. Just some helpful...
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    6gunn, if you haven't already taken it apart. If you have, then here's some pic's to start with (if I can get the photobucket thingy to work) for whoever may need then.

    I think when I took it...
  26. How many Picture/ MB's per account allowed?

    The reason I ask is I was thinking about doing a multi pic thread to show the disassembly/assembly of the Grasshopper Final Drive Primaries,...for example 6gunn & whoever else might be interested.
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    Re: hydrostat transmission fluid

    Here's 2 links/threads.

    http://www.lawnmowerforum.com/grasshopper-forum/10246-mobil-dte-18m.html#post66932


    http://www.lawnmowerforum.com/grasshopper-forum/24286-hydro-oil-question.html
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    Re: hydrostat transmission fluid

    In my OPERATOR'S MANUAL & PART'S LIST for my 721D it says:
    "For Gemini transmissions, use Mobil DTE18M (Grasshopper Part No. 345280 for 1 gallon container). For severe duty, use Grasshopper Fluid...
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    6gunn, how big of a leak is it?

    How big of a puddle does it leave on the floor over what time period?

    Or how much does the reservoir lose during mowing for how long?
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    Re: Traction Problems, Correct Tire Pressure?

    The manual says "8psi for the Standard 20x10x8 & 6psi for the Optional 21x11x8 (refer to decal on wheel for correct tire air pressure)". I have the 21" with the 6psi decal.

    In my opinion, in...
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    Re: 721D Grasshopper Gemini final drive

    I'll try'n chime in later, though a lot of what I did has faded from memory, sense that was about 2 yrs ago & I'm in my mid 50's :tongue:

    Here's a explosive view. You can see the planetaries...
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    Re: Hydro Oil Question

    About a yr & half ago, around here the dealer wanted $90-95 gal. iirc. I said ...""Uh...NO, ...that's crazy, I'll see if I can find a substitute".

    That would be $180-190 fluid change!!!...
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    Re: Splined PTO Shaft

    I assume it's this one at the bottom of the page. Grasshopper Lawnmower Parts - Grasshopper Mower Parts Diagrams - The Mower Shop, Inc.

    I had a small enough vib to think about it 3 summers ago,...
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    Woods 2855 = to_____Grasshopper

    There's a fellow close to me that has a 2855 Woods mower that I can buy a right transmission out of. According to the picture I have of it, it looks correct. Does anyone here know what a Woods 2855...
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    Re: Need a little help

    Until someone who knows chimes in you can look here to see if anything looks similar to yours. I guessed at it being in the 600 series.

    http://www.the-mower-shop-inc.com/600series.aspx
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    Mower deck Re: Blades won't engage

    Old Trackster,...
    ...Not saying this is your problem with your clutch but my clutch acts like it gets hot after a while. As long as I leave it engaged there's no problem, but if I disengage it, it...
  37. Re: Best or alternative ways of accessing the underside of your deck?

    When I'm in the garage I use a chain hoist. When I want to wash under the deck I use a tree limb & a cable come-a-long.
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    Tires Re: Tires tearing up grass

    ...yeah..keeping the zero point of a zero turn "between" the 2 drive tires is the key. It may be easier on a front deck with the zero point being right below your butt :smile:.

    After a long...
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    Re: ?'s on Gemini 771 outer axle bearing

    Sorry I didn't see your post sooner, I've been busy with other things.

    There is a seal (#5 in diagram) between the outer axle bearing & the snap ring that's in its grove on the axle.
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    Re: My New Mower!

    Thanks for the post & thread guys. I've saved some of the info under "next mower", :smile: about the F series with the air screw adjustment, & the Toro 21 possibly being a little stronger than the...
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    Re: ?'s on Gemini 771 outer axle bearing

    That's cool, :thumbsup:... I have no Shop Manuals & did not see this info anywhere, didn't notice the hole spacing on the block was the same as the drive hub flange. I'm usually curious enough to...
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    Re: Lawn Boy Owner Check-In --- Read This First!

    Hello all,...
    ...I bought a LB 10227 (didn't know that at the time)... idk, maybe 2-3 months ago & attached it to my 721D Grasshopper for mowing a steep bank that's not very deep but long. I...
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    Re: ?'s on Gemini 771 outer axle bearing

    ...cheap Drive Hub (axle flange) puller.
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    Re: ?'s on Gemini 771 outer axle bearing/Up-date

    Its been a wk or 2 & seems to be fine so far. I put the old fluid back in till I know everything's OK, then I'll put the new Mobil DTE 10 Excel 100 in & new filters.

    Next Time it needs an "outer"...
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    Re: Mobil DTE 18M

    Called a local Distributor Yesterday & she said they haven't stocked that in a long time, & said their other warehouse in Evansville In. has it & "its not called that anymore", "the name has been...
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    Mobil DTE 18M

    Anybody in Western Ky, Southern In, Southern IL, or Northwest Tn, know where to get/order this Mobil DTE 18M replacement/substitute Hyd oil rather than the "Cha Ching" Grasshopper oil? How much...
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    Re: ?'s on Gemini 771 outer axle bearing

    Up date: I got my new .095" washer in today & it mic'd to about .091". Took it to a machine shop & had it surface ground to .055", (decided to add another 5 thou for good measure). Put everything...
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    Re: ?'s on Gemini 771 outer axle bearing

    I don't think the bearing width will make any difference as long as it fits between its "seat" & its outer snap ring, cause its a slip fit on the axle. Fwiw,...it is made in China "dangit", ...&...
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    Re: ?'s on Gemini 771 outer axle bearing

    Update: Well I was putting it back together last Thursday & ...not sure why,(at the time) ...but now it seems all the guts (primary & secondary planetarys) want quite fit when you put the housing to...
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    Re: ?'s on Gemini 771 outer axle bearing

    Well I went to a friends Transmission shop & that (my) bearing wasn't pressed into the housing. After removing the outer & inner snap rings we took a rubber mallet & tapped on the splined end & it...
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