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New drive belt ON LTX 1040 but loose right belt thread up right

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New drive belt ON LTX 1040 but loose right belt thread up right how do you tighten it
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: Checked numbers in manual and on the mower same number on belt same threaded up right why loose
JA: Is there anything else the Small Engine Technician should be aware of?
Customer: Photo of thread up same as manual and same as on belt holder that held the belt
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.
https://www.partstree.com/parts/cub-cadet/mowers-lawn-garden-tractor/ltx1040-13wx90as010-13wx90as056-13wx90as009-13ax90as210-13wx90as210-cub-cadet-lawn-tractor-2012/drive-system/
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.
Shows two belts, which one was changed, and which one is loose? #27 in the link is the tension spring to keep belt tight. Do you have belt routed through the idler pulleys right?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.
Did you get my reply?