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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I replaced the stator on the pto on my 420 deere but it is

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I replaced the stator on the pto on my 420 john deere but it is locked on and I am not sure how to adjust the springs so it will release.
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Customer: nothing else to tell. The pto is locked on. I need to adjust the spring tension to release t but not sure what to do
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Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Just loosen the three self locking nuts, until the clutch will freewheel. The see if you can set the gap to around .020 inch. You want all three nuts at same depth.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Did you see my response?