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john deere 170 tractor will not move forward or reverse, only

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john deere 170 tractor will not move forward or reverse, only 1 year old. Happened while cutting grass
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 years ago.

curtis b :

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !!

curtis b :

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curtis b :

Check the drive belt on the engine going to the transmission pulley.

curtis b :

This is likely what is wrong. Belt can be broken or just has came off a pulley.

curtis b :

Belt should be tight and turning the pulley at the transmission when the clutch is out.