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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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The transaxle on my YTH2042 riding mower is leaking and the

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The transaxle on my YTH2042 riding mower is leaking and the mower does not move when I put it in gear. Cannot figure out how to get to the axle assembly to find the leak and try to fix it.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! The deck needs to be removed, then you can get a better look at the transmission.(###) ###-####Hydra gear transmission is what you have. There is a plug up on top of the housing where oil can be added. 20W50 engine oil.Here is link to parts site. The 31400510 is listed , see item # ***** for plug location. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------http://www.jonsered.com/ddoc/JONI/JONI2001_AAaa/JONI2001_AAaa_I0100603_.pdf