Bilt 175HP Manual 42″ Riding Mower

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For Troy-Bilt riders with deck adjustment gear, adjust the deck by loosening the hex bolt on the left hangar bracket. Then, raise or lower the deck by turning the adjustment gear.
We certainly recommend that unless you are 100% comfortable you call a professional—it`s just safer and easier that way. If you`re going to replace torsion springs, then you`re going to need a winding bar, which can be used to easily twist and untwist the springs to adjust the amount of torsion.
We certainly recommend that unless you are 100% comfortable you call a professional—it`s just safer and easier that way. If you`re going to replace torsion springs, then you`re going to need a winding bar, which can be used to easily twist and untwist the springs to adjust the amount of torsion.
Torsion springs should be wound four quarter turns per foot of door height, plus an extra two turns. Once you`re done winding your springs, keep a winding rod resting on the garage door header and tighten the set screws on the spring with a socket wrench.
A rule of thumb with springs is that four quarter turns equals a full revolution and the spring needs to be tightened a full revolution for every foot of door height (e.g. 7-1/2 foot door = 7 revolutions +2 (30 quarter turns).

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TROY BUILT RIDING MOWER MODEL13AX60KH011 – Troy Bilt 175HP Manual 42" Riding Mower
ANSWER : OK question

Gas flooding air intake – Troy Bilt 175HP Manual 42" Riding Mower
ANSWER : Float is stuckor there is something between float needle and seatmine had dried out gas line pcs caught in itchanged the line took bottom off carb cleaned it out (carb spray)put it back together no more over flow

Makes noise in reverse in rear end section – Troy Bilt 175HP Manual 42" Riding Mower
ANSWER : Make sure that the linkage is allowing it to go all the way into gear

When mower lever is engaged the motor dies – Troy Bilt 175HP Manual 42" Riding Mower
ANSWER : There is a safety switch that may be out of adjustment when you engage the deck

Show me where the choke is and how to unstick it.
ANSWER : Its just under the air cleaner in the top of carburator

Steering will not turn – Troy Bilt 175HP Manual 42" Riding Mower
ANSWER : Look for a broken t shaped part where the shaft and gear meet

Law mower won’t turn over alls you hear is the starter
ANSWER : Your valves need adjusted. Not reasing compression.

I have a troy bilt riding mower. I put a new battery in it last summer. This yr., my son left the key in on positon when he got done cutting the grass. Naturally it killed the battery, I jump started the mower and cut grass for 4 hrs., but the battery did not charge. What could the problem be?
ANSWER : It may not be charging due to a bad connection to the battery or to the generator on the engine. The generator on the engine may be going or has gone bad.I hope this helps.