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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 can't get my blade to engage when I pull the lever, Just

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I can't get my blade to engage when I pull the lever
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Just today
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I just replaced the drive belt but when I hooked my sling back to the deck from the lever now blades want engage
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 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 6 months ago.

Make and model? With engine off, look at the deck and cable and see if the cable is moving the lever on the deck when it is moved. Is the tension spring pulling the idler pulley tight against the belt?