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Wide Deck Lawn Mower Repair
When your wide deck lawn mower isn’t working, Sears Home Services is here to help. Our factory-trained service technicians are near you and can visit your home to fix the wide deck lawn mower quickly and efficiently.
Why Choose Sears Home Services for Wide Deck Lawn Mower Repair?
Sears Home Services is the number one leader of wide deck lawn mower repair service in the country. Our service technicians have been trusted for generations to service the repair needs of the communities in which they live.
If your wide mower deck won’t raise or lower, if the deck is uneven, or if the mower won’t start, you want quick and reliable repair. Sears service technicians are near you and offer same-day or next-day service in many areas, so you can count on us to fix your mower fast.
Sears uses OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) parts to fix your wide deck lawn mower. OEM parts fit properly and last longer than after-market parts.
Our in-home repairs are guaranteed for 90 days. This limited warranty provides that if within 90 days from the date of your repair, your equipment fails to operate for reasons related to the original repair and if the equipment is used normally in accordance with manufacturer guidelines, we will replace any parts that failed due to defects in material or workmanship and perform any labor related to the original repair free of charge. This warranty excludes damage caused due to service provided by any party other than Sears. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may have other rights that vary by state.
Wide Deck Lawn Mower Brands that Sears Repairs
No matter where you bought your wide deck lawn mower, Sears can fix it. Sears service technicians repair most brands, including the following major brands of wide deck lawn mowers:
• Cub Cadet
• Yard Machines
Choose the top service provide in America to repair your wide deck lawn mower when it breaks. We’ll fix it for you fast–guaranteed.
Can I Fix My Wide Deck Lawn Mower Myself?
You may be able to fix some wide deck lawn mower problems yourself. Visit our Riding Mower and Lawn Tractor Repair Help if the wide deck is on a riding mower. If your walk-behind mower is equipped with a wide deck, visit our Walk-Behind Mower Repair Help for advice and troubleshooting tips on finding and fixing the most common problems.
What to do When Your Wide Deck Lawn Mower Deck Won’t Cut Grass
If your mower starts and runs but the blades aren’t turning, it could be the blade belt. Check the belt for damage; a cracked or broken belt should be replaced.
If your mower has manual blade actuators, inspect the belt idler pulley, the blade clutch cable and the clutch lever for damage. On mowers with a PTO switch to activate the blades, the PTO switch or the electric clutch could be the problem. Another possible cause for the blades not spinning is a damaged mandrel pulley.
You can find more information and troubleshooting tips for riding mowers in our DIY repair help content Why won’t my riding mower cut grass?
What to do When Your Wide Deck Lawn Mower Cuts Grass Unevenly
If the grass looks uneven after cutting, check the pattern of the cut. Cuts that look like slanted stair steps could indicate uneven tire inflation. Inflate each tire to the manufacturer’s recommendation and level the mower deck.
Alternating stripes of taller and shorter grass could be the speed of the mower. Slow down while mowing. If a slower speed doesn’t correct the cut, the blade could be worn. Try sharpening or replacing the blades. If the grass looks tattered or ragged, replacing or sharpening the blades should also produce a cleaner cut.
For more details and further tips on walk-behind mowers with wide decks, see our Why does my lawn mower cut unevenly? For riding mowers, check out our content Why is my riding mower not cutting evenly?
What to do When Your Wide Deck Lawn Mower Vibrates
Vibration in the mower deck could be as simple as debris caught inside the deck or in the pulley. Vibration can also be caused by an unbalanced blade. Try rebalancing the blades to see if this corrects the issue. If not, check the belt, pulley and mandrel for damage.
The vibration could also mean loose bolts or nuts. Try tightening the fasteners on the deck to see if this fixes the problem.
Excessive vibration from the deck when the blades are engaged could indicate a problem with the blade drive system.
You can find more DIY help with vibration from the deck for walk-behind mowers in our content Why does my lawn mower vibrate a lot? For riding mowers check out our section Why does my riding mower deck vibrate?
Sears Home Services – Service You Can Trust
If these DIY tips don’t help, or if you’re having other problems with your wide deck lawn mower, Sears Home Services is here to help. Our repair technicians are experts in their field, with an average of 10 years of experience and extensive training and knowledge. They’ll inspect your wide deck lawn mower to diagnose and fix it quickly.
Sears service also provides routine annual maintenance for your riding mower. Regular maintenance ensures your mower stays in tip-top shape. Along with testing for overall operation, the technician will perform the following services:
• Inspect the air filter
• Inspect the fuel filter
• Inspect the carburetor
• Inspect all belts
• Lubricate moving parts
If you’re experiencing problems with any of your home appliances, HVAC systems, exercise equipment or outdoor power equipment, Sears Home Services has the experienced services technicians that can help. Our repair experts perform more than 7 million repairs annually, delivering guaranteed quality and workmanship. Trust Sears for all of your appliance repair needs.
BRANDS WE TUNE UP, MAINTAIN, AND SERVICE
Ariens, Craftsman, Cub Cadet, Husqvarna, Murray, Poulan, Snapper, Yard Machines
*All replacement parts are extra. State and local sales and use taxes may be applicable. If a repair is needed, we will diagnose the problem and provide you with a cost estimate prior to proceeding.
WHY SEARS HOME SERVICES?
Average of 4,000,000+ homes serviced/year. Over 1,000,000 5-star ratings.
Free parts and labor if the problem recurs within 90 days.
2,500+ manufacturer-trained technicians with 10+ years of experience.
QUALITY PARTS FOR HUNDREDS OF BRANDS
Repairs for most major brands, no matter where you bought it.
Brands we repair
No matter where you bought it, we can fix it. We repair most major brands, makes, and models.
FIVE STAR SERVICE
Gary was excellent. He exceeded my expectations for the service call. He did a great job repairing a part that we could no longer order. He took the time to fix it right. I would highly recommend him for any service calls. He won't disappoint!!
Sandy D, Nicholasville, KY
September 19, 2023
Trever called to let us know when he was on his way to put the new blades on our lawnmower. He was professional, knowledgeable, and friendly. He checked in with us and did a great job of putting the blades on, cleaned up the area he worked in. Trever let me know when he was finished. We are pleased with him and the work he did.
Sally G, Marion, NC
September 19, 2023
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