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My D-170 mower quit moving forward or backwards. D-170 54…

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My D-170 mower quit...

My D-170 mower quit moving forward or backwards.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?

D-170 54 inch cutting deck.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing this yourself? What have you tried so far?

I like to fix it myself.

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago
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Hi,let's see if we can work together to get to the root of your problem! will try my best to help!

Is the drive belt between the engine and the transmission, turning the top pulley on the transmission? Did it quit under use? Have you had a rear wheel off?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I was mowing the lawn when sundenly the mower quit moving,the blades still rotate.
Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

Is the drive belt between the engine and the transmission, turning the top pulley on the transmission? Belt is off a pulley or broken, it is the belt above the deck belt.

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Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Don't know, at work right now. Try back tomorrow . All I can say it is a D 170 54 inch cutting deck which works.
Mechanic: Curtis B., Technician replied 2 years ago

See the link I sent, belt is likely the problem.

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