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J.R., How do I get the old drive belt off, or better yet around the steering column shaft on my model LT 200 Snapper 44" riding mower. Page 34 of the manual tells me nothing about it. Thanks, Kurt. ***@******.***
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

Take the belt of the engine pulley, and the idler, then the transmission pulley. The the belt is pulled through the steering mechanism. On replacing, fold the belt, and slip it through the steering , then work the belt over the transmission pulley,, then the engine pulley and last, idler to tighten it.

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