View Full Version : Tire Replacement Help

03-14-2010, 01:18 PM
Hello everyone, it's been a while.
I am looking to replace the rear tires on my JD 757 zero. I have been running turff tires, but I would like to find something more aggressive to hold me on the the steep banks better. I use a 24 x12 turff tire now and I am starting to slide more. We mow more commercial than residential lawns.
Any suggestions????

03-14-2010, 02:58 PM
HPAP's, three times the traction and easy on clients grass

03-14-2010, 10:49 PM
I run Carlisle Super Lugs, but they will tear up some grass if you dont know how to tuen with them...

ProCut TM
03-14-2010, 10:59 PM
lower the tire pressure to gain traction

03-15-2010, 02:57 AM
ive heard about the tire pressure solution but i was curious to if you decrease it too much wont it tear the lawn apart? how low should you go?

ProCut TM
03-15-2010, 07:13 AM
I normally run mine (high) 18-21 psi
but they are suppose to be run at 10-12 psi
to get more traction on a hill I've gone to 8 psi
I would check the psi rating on your tires and just play with it a bit

03-15-2010, 08:43 PM
Thanks to everyone. I do run a low psi when I mow the banks, but the tires need replacing so I was looking for some suggestions on what may be out there to purchase for replacement.