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I just put a new drive belt on my craftsman mower and now it

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I just put a new drive belt on my craftsman mower and now it won't go out of gear or brake, what is wrong and what can I do to fix it?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.

Hi, my name is***** will be assisting you.

It sounds like you either have installed the wrong belt(it is too short) or you have the belt routed wrong around the pulleys and it is keeping the belt from releasing or disengaging when the clutch pedal is depressed. Can you give me the part number of the belt that you installed on the machine?