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Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

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Make and model number?

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

Typical mower has drive belt from engine to the transmissions and the belt will be brpken or off, It is the top belt, bottom belt drives mower deck, upper belt drive tractor.

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