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Mower wheels

Posted by donb1183 (My Page) on
Wed, Apr 11, 12 at 23:17

I have a 1990s John Deere 14pz push mower. It runs like a top. I have pushed so much over the last 20 years that the tires are almost bald. Does it make any sense to replace them or is it just aesthetics?

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RE: Mower wheels

I'd go with the chrome wheel package! One assumes that it pushes fine provided the wheels aren't too wobbly. Drive wheels w/o tread are certainly a pain if one is traversing sloped areas.

RE: Mower wheels

There's a couple of videos on youtube where the guy makes "tires" from old bicycle tires....cuts them to size and glues them on. One of them does what looks to be a good job; although it would be hard to imagine it lasting very long.

Not much to lose I guess.


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