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By changing the diameter of the pulley wheels, speed can be changed. A smaller pulley turning a larger pulley results in the larger one moving more slowly but with more shaft power.
A full gas tank and oil reservoir are the essential first steps when checking why the lawn mower won`t stay running, but the problem could also be a dirty filter, clogged carburetor, improper fuel mixture, or a dirty spark plug.
Operate your mower at a safe operating speed. Usually 3 to 5 MPH. This will cut the grass cleanly and thoroughly. Mowing height – When you mow turfgrass too short you can get weeds, diseases, and a thin canopy.
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Where is the alternator on a mtd tractor – Craftsman 17.5 hp 42 in. Deck Lawn Tractor – CA Model
Hi, under the flywheel on top of the motor crankcase, regards Phil.
Why doesn’t the shifter on my 42″mtd mower not effect the trans?
If the tractor has a hydro-static transmission. There is a rod at the back to make tractor roll easy for pushing. Rod out for neutral.Rod in for drive ingaged.
How do you remove the ignition coil? I can remove the bolt quite easily, but how do you remove the post which secures the other end of the coil?
Would of been very helpful if you would of mentioned the engine you are working on… model/serial numbers would of been even better !!!
I can’t remove the main pulley on the motor
Instead of spending all day banging on it all day and getting frustrated i usually run down to the local auto parts shop and borrow a puller, most places these days has a lending library where you have pay a deposit and once you bring back the tool they will give you your cash back. Best way to make sure it comes off without damaging it out of frustration. use a few squirts of penetrating fluid before you go and it will help as well.
Hydrostatic what weight of oil goes back into hydrostatic
10/w30 should be ok
Need to find out whitch way the drive belts go on the mower ? its a 5 speed sit on ride mower my son took the drive belts off and didnt take note how the came off !!
CAN YOU SEND ME THE MODEL AND SER# AND ILL SEND YOU A COPY
How to set/adjust clutch on riding mower – Mtd FASTATTACH MANUAL SLEEVE HITCH
Try this site: http://www.jackssmallengines.com/MTD_parts_index.cfmIt should help.Jim
What size for a 611 deutz allis 42 in deck – Mtd Drive Belt 42"
Go to simpletractors.com they may have the answer for you !