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I have a 2003 bowling riding lawn more that I completely…

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I have a 2003...

I have a 2003 bowling riding lawn more that I completely restored for my boys I took the mower deck off and using it as just a writer but now it won’t change speeds it will go forward and reverse but one speed

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the mower? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

Bolen

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

2003

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Yes

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Bolen 2003
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

Need model number. Does it have the variable pulley and two drive belts? If it does, the variable pulley is not moving to change the belt ratio, which is the speeds.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
it is the one with the variable drive pulley I totally took it apart and restored it for my boys but the shifter handle came loose so and I do not know how it hooks back up underneath with the pulley system
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

Look at the Utube video I attached.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
That steal that video still do not show me exactly how to hook up the shifter in order to put tension on the pulley it the speed shifter is not hooked up to nothing I have a spring I’m not sure how it goes
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

Model number?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
13AM762F765. Model number
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

looking at the parts list, what shift rod is in question and what spring?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Is the shifter on the right of the side of the tractor if you’re sitting in the seat and it has an indicator of five speeds that shifter
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

Yes, the shifter limits the amount the variable pulley can move, and acts as a speed selector.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Could you please find a diagram on exactly how that shifter hooks up underneath the lawnmower to the pulleys
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