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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I purchase Deere X320 tractor mower; the very next day after

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I purchase John Deere X320 tractor mower; the very next day after delivery it started smoking belt and screeching; the next day it tore the belt. What is the likely cause of this? I didn't mow very tall grass - when it tore the belt I was just trying to trim the lawn area I had previously gone over with my push mower. Thanks
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.

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This sounds like either the belt was not installed properly or you have a pulley that is going bad.

Was this a new machine?