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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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I changed to drive belt on my cub cadet zeroturn and now the

Customer Question

I changed to drive belt on my cub cadet zeroturn and now the wheels turn in different directions when trying to drive it. it goes nowhere as the wheels are fighting each other.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: just since I changed the drive belt.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JON replied 1 year ago.

If the mower will not move, how r you sure wheels are going opposite directions? they will do this normally when wheels are off ground anyways

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
One spins forward and the other backwards. Like they are canceling each other.
Expert:  JON replied 1 year ago.

Is that with mower on the ground, or rear end jacked up in the air? Sorry to sound like I am asking dumb questions, but it makes a difference as to what to check next. Did you pull wheels at anytime ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I took the wheels off whe replacing the belt
Expert:  JON replied 1 year ago.

Check that both keyways are in the axles still?

Expert:  JON replied 1 year ago.

What is the model of this machine?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.