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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Re[placed upper transmission belt on an mtd yard machine

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re[placed upper transmission belt on an mtd yard machine ( model # ***** now it will not change speeds ( 6 speed machine ). what can i do to correct this problem ????
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Customer: replaced upper transmission belt . now it will not change speeds ( 6 speeds )
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
MTD 954-05040 (replaces(###) ###-####) Is belt the correct one? Did you oil the varible pulley for the drive belt. It is what has to move to make the speed change.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
did you find my reply?