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Donald, Small Engine Technician
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Experience:  I have 25+ years of experience repairing 2 & 4 cycle engines
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Can you show me where the drive belts goes?

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Can you show me where the drive belts goes?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.
Hello, and thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you. What brand is your mower? Do you have the model numbers for your mower?
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Murray Model 42598x92a
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.
Thanks for this information. Can you give me a minute, or two, to pull up a diagram of your mower?
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.
Please click on the link below. It will show your belt diagram, and how your belt routes around your idler pulleys.
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.
I highlighted the areas that represent your engine pulley, and your transmission pulley.
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.
You and I can continue from here. Thanks!
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Do I have to remove the steering wheel to do this?
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Do I have to pay again? I stiill can"t get the drive belt on my Murray
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
WHAT A RIP OFF!!!
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.
I am back with you. I do apologize for the delay. I had to step away from my computer. I can continue to help you. There are not any additional charges.
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.
You do not have to remove your steering wheel. Just remove the snap ring and the gear, at the end of your steering shaft. Lift your steering shaft up enough for your belt to clear. If you have not already removed your deck, it will be good to do so. This will give you easier access to replacing your belt.
Expert:  Donald replied 11 months ago.
I do not mind working with you, until we get your belt installed. Thanks! We can continue from here.

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