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I have A Husqvarna ts422 awd rider which is now struggling

Customer Question

I have A Husqvarna ts422 awd rider which is now struggling to climb hills that it used to do with ease
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: just recent
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: depends how complicated it is
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I don't think so
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I should have added that the problem is transmission related not anything to do with the engine.
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Just went and checked the model no. and it is R422ts AWD
Expert:  Wayne replied 5 months ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

does this happen after running awhile, or from the start ??

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
when first started it sometimes won't stop moving forward when I take my foot off the pedal but I have not noticed much difference in hill climbing abilities after running for some time
Expert:  Wayne replied 5 months ago.

Thank you for that

What you are describing is 1 of 2 issues

Check the fan above the trans,

make sure no blades are broken or ii fact it is moving

if they are , Then sorry to tel you the trans is failing

I hope this helped you

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Expert:  Wayne replied 5 months ago.

Morning

Just following up with you

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let me know, please

Wayne

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Hi Wayne
On closer inspection the drive belt was worn and when it was replaced the problem went away.
Expert:  Wayne replied 5 months ago.

Thank you for that

did you see the belt when you inspected the fan

Glad it is going for you

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