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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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Have a personal pace toro lawn mower gts. It is not hard to

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have a personal pace toro lawn mower gts.
It is not hard to push. I don't think the self propelling feature is working.
It is 15 years old. I have not change the oil in a while but I did change the blades a few years ago. Do you know how I can determine why it is now hard to push?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Model number?

Transmission is driven by the drive belt, and the transmission cable has to engage the transmission when cable is pulled. If the transmission is working, the outer wheel gears or the wheels themselves with the inner gear can be damaged. Just need to check each section to see where the loss of drive is!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

here is 20017

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

did you see my response?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The part number is; 50-state 20332
If the tranmission is not working, do you think it is worth getting fixed. It is had to push right now. I am trying to decide if i need a new one.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Here is link to parts site, showing a transmission for $61.00. But the belt needs to be tight enough to turn the transmission pulley. It would be your choice, but yours is built better than the newer models!