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Yard machine hydro static trans. acts like it needs fluid.

Putting mower in forword and reverse makes a bad grindig and wineing noise, how do you git fluid to the transmition, I don't have a owners manual.

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I would say the transmission may need repairs if it is making those noises, I have recently pulled one down and there was no oil in the trans just thick muck, the dirt etc has entered the trans and dried up the oil and turned it all into a thick black muck with some gears rusting inside.
you might want a qualified mower mechanic to check this problem

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