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My Cub Cadet LTX1050 is losing power as I mow. Engine is

Customer Question

My Cub Cadet LTX1050 is losing power as I mow. Engine is fine but I attempted to pull my lawn sweeper and it slowed to a crawl
JA: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?
Customer: I believe it is 4 years old And no this is the first tim
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Time
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Depends on what it is
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 9 days ago.

Hi, my name is ***** ***** me review the issue, and I will be more than happy to help resolve it as quickly as possible.

Expert:  JON replied 9 days ago.

SOUNDS LIKE THE DRIVE BELT IS STRETCHED AND NEEDS REPLACED. SHECK TO MAKE SURE DRIVE BELT IS AROUND ALL PULLEYS FROM FRONT TO BACK AND IF SO, IT IS MOST LIKELT STRETCHED DUE TO USE. HOW OLD IS THE CURRENT DRIVE BELT?

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Customer: replied 9 days ago.
4 years old
Expert:  JON replied 9 days ago.

I WOULD SAY THE BELT NEEDS REPLACED THEN. I WOULD CHECK THOUGH TO MAKE SURE IT IS AROUND ALL THE PULLEYS FIRST THOUGH