How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Curtis B. Your Own Question
Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 26519
Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
30244710
Type Your Small Engine Question Here...
Curtis B. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How do I replace the rear axle on a LTX 1050KW twin

Customer Question

How do I replace the rear axle on a LTX 1050KW twin hydrostatic
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Just got the new axle today.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Have the machine jack up and the tire off. Ready to go from there.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

Full model number? the standard LTX 1050 has a single hydro-stat transmission. And to remove axle shaft , the housing has to be split! The inner axle has a spiral ring on it, which is accessible only with the transmission split. Which means it needs to be removed from the mower.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

See page 18 and 19 in the parts link above.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

see question is still open, did you see my link?