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I have a John Deere SST16 it will not turn from the steering

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I have a John Deere SST16 it will not turn from the steering wheele, for a zero turning lawn mower it has not working for about 2 years now, now i have replace one of the
activitor can't spell it right it as two of them one for forward and the other one is for
backward, now it did work on the backward just fine but it is not working at all.
Could it be the gear oil in the rearend it is full but it is also old too. Marty
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.
Can you explain a little more about what is happening? Does the machine seem to operate okay other than just not turning?
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.
Have you checked the teeth on the steering shaft and sector plate?