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I am trying to install a belt on a deck lt 1042

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i am trying to install a belt on a deck lt 1042
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.
There are several different 1042 models, I have a lt1042, i1042, ltx1042.Can you provide more information from the machine so that I can assist you better? Model and serial from the frame of the machine.
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Hello, most of the decks have a square hole in the idler arm to use a ratchet to stretch the spring too wrap around the belt. See if this video helps. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iwjI4i-dLFk
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Are you able to view the video?
Expert:  Vince O. replied 1 year ago.
Any luck?