Small Engine

Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Small Engine Questions
2016 cub cadet xt1 46" manual pto deck. belt went to
2016 cub cadet xt1 46" manual pto deck. belt went to slipping put new one still loose like the old one. have checked all pullies none loose or seizing up...what might it be???… read more
DavidB811
DavidB811
owner
High School or GED
96 satisfied customers
My cub cadet rzt 50 will not go forward or backwards. It
My cub cadet rzt 50 will not go forward or backwards … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
I need help with my Cub Cadet rzt 50in. It's 9 yrs. About 2
I need help with my Cub Cadet rzt 50in JA: When did you last clean or perform maintenance on your Cub Cadet tool or machine? How old is it? Customer: it's 9 yrs JA: How long has this been going on wit… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
Mower will not move forward or reverse 2011 Cub Cadet zero
Mower will not move forward or reverse 2011 Cub Cadet zero turn stated slowing down and now will not go either way … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
RZTS 42SD 11 MONTHS OLD WHEN I ENGAGE THE CUTTING DECK THE
RZTS 42SD 11 MONTHS OLD WHEN I ENGAGE THE CUTTING DECK THE FAN BELT JUMPS OFF. I HAVE CLEANED ALL DEBRIS UNDERNEATH. FLAT GROUND OR HILLY SHORT GRASS OR LONG.?? … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
I have a Cub Cadet RTZ50, when putting foot on reverse pedal
I have a Cub Cadet RTZ50, when putting foot on reverse pedal it stops and going up a slight hill going forward it slows down … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
Although I have replaced mower belt and blades when I mow
although I have replaced mower belt and blades when I mow with cub cadet riding mower with 54 inch deck grass is clogging up under deck and belts are slipping … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
Have a cub cadet model GT2542. Today, the mower blades quit
Have a cub cadet model GT2542. Today, the mower blades quit turning. I checked the PTO clutch and it engages the pulley. Main deck drive belt moved and turned pulley on the deck. However the belt that… read more
JON
JON
Master Service Tech
MASTER SERVICE TECHNICIAN
5,774 satisfied customers
Morton here, I have RTZ50 zero turn 50" cut, with the mower
Pearl, Ken Morton here, I have RTZ50 zero turn 50" cut, with the mower stopped blade disengaged I am hearing noise that sounds like something scraping like a metal to metal contact. I took a screw dri… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
My RZT zero turn will barely move I used it yesterday and
my RZT zero turn will barely move I used it yesterday and the longer I mowed the slower it got … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
Cub Cadet Z-Force 50 - took the deck off, replaced the
Cub Cadet Z-Force 50 - took the deck off, replaced the blades, routed the deck belt and the PTO belt. Everything works but the PTO belt is loose, it seems to barely turn the blades. I know it isn't as… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
Wore out new belts in a month put new belts on medium grass
wore out new belts in a month put new belts on medium grass make belts slip deck doesn't disengage right a way, 1998 3165 also seems to have occasional vibration when turn off deck, mower deck is shaf… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
Have a cub cadet mower RZT 50 inch deck. Has three blades.
have a cub cadet mower RZT 50 inch deck. Has three blades. When I mow I get a 8 to 10 inch strip of uncut grass in the middle. What do I do to remedy?… read more
JohnF2015
JohnF2015
High School Diploma
3,208 satisfied customers
i have a cub cadet 50 inch rzt zero turn mower. i put new
i have a cub cadet 50 inch rzt zero turn mower. i put new blades on it and it still leaves a small strip of grass about half way thru the area i just mowed.… read more
Rick
Rick
Factory Authorized Trainer
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,218 satisfied customers
My Cub Cadet did seem to accelerate when I engaged the blades
My Cub Cadet did seem to accelerate when I engaged the blades on my mower. Now it does not seem to get a boost when engaging the blades. Everything else seems OK except I must go very slow to get a go… read more
J.R.
J.R.
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
209 satisfied customers
I have a zforce 44 inch zero turn cub cadet mower, the pto
I have a zforce 44 inch zero turn cub cadet mower, the pto belt keeps coming off after cutting grass for about 15 minutes. It is new and the belt on the mower deck is new also. The pulley on the mower… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Retired service manager
Associate Degree
3,909 satisfied customers
Hi! I just bought A CUB CADET HDS2165 Hydro. I was cutting
Hi! I just bought A CUB CADET HDS2165 Hydro. I was cutting through some tall grass and a black belt got shredded. Is this an easy fix? Is this fix expensive? What causes this to happen?… read more
TaxTom
TaxTom
Accountant
Bachelor's Degree
1,468 satisfied customers
MAYBE YOU CAN HELP- I HAVE A CUB CADET GARDEN TRACTOR MODEL
MAYBE YOU CAN HELP- I HAVE A CUB CADET GARDEN TRACTOR MODEL 2518 - THE TRACTOR TO DECK BELT BREAKS ALMOST INSTANTLY AFTER INSTALLATION… read more
PK.
PK.
Small Engine Technician
High School or GED
1,052 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Rick

Rick

Factory Authorized Trainer

4,218 satisfied customers

Outdoor Power Equipment technical trainer since 1990, covering eight states.

Vince O.

Vince O.

Small Engine Technician

3,195 satisfied customers

Over 30 years experience repairing lawn and garden equipment. Chainsaws, mowers,blowers and trimmers

Jon K.

Jon K.

Small Engine Diagnostic Expert

2,995 satisfied customers

Gold certified Stihl tech, Service Manager for a rental/repair shop.Certified in most small engines

James W

James W

Small Engine Troubleshooting Expert

2,987 satisfied customers

7 years as Mechanic & Parts Manager for Brother who has Owned Lawn & Garden Repair shop for 35 years

RUSS

RUSS

SERVICE TECHNICIAN

1,723 satisfied customers

28 YEAR SERVICE TECHNICIAN

roger

roger

Small Engine Technician

390 satisfied customers

23 years of being a shop owner..small engine trade schools

bgsengineclinic

bgsengineclinic

Small Engine Technician

380 satisfied customers

Over 20 years of experience in Small engine repair, Kohler Certified Expert Technician, Self-Employed in my own dealership.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x