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When I engage the self propel lever. the wheeleroll but skip

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when I engage the self propel lever. the wheeleroll but skip on the gears
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 2 years ago.
Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to just answer. What is the make and model of your mower ? . Alot of times with the craftsman and some troy bilt they use plastic gears along the inside of the wheel and over time they wear where they will move if you hold the mower up but with weight of the engine etc it will not move , the way to tell is remove a wheel and if the teeth are worn down compaired to the inner inside of the hub where the teeth start you know it's the wheels