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I have a Deere Sabre 1742hs and it sound like metal is

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I have a John Deere Sabre 1742hs and it sound like metal is breaking when engaging the tractor forward/reverse and the mower deck is off
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

HS is the hydro stat transmission and not the gear drive,???

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Is the drive belt and and the idlers for the drive system in place and belt is on correctly?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Have you had either rear wheel off? Look at the axle in the wheel and see if axle could be slipping in the wheel. It should be solid with wheel.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Are the bearings in the three idlers on the drive belt, smooth and not damaged? Or have you found the problem?