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My snapper 26inch wont move when i depress the left lever.

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My snapper 26inch wont...

My snapper 26inch wont move when i depress the left lever. It jumps a littlt but wont move. It made no sound, just wouldn't move when i got to the end of the driveway.

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Just started after blowing the drive five or six times this winter

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have fuel in the tank? If so, is the shut-off valve open and the fuel clean?

The machine starts up fine just won't move whrn the lever is press3ed down

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

\I might, I put a new main shaft in the auger last summer, that was quite a job. it has been running great until a couple of days ago

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

The machine jumps a little when the lever is pressed but wont move in forward or reverse

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Hi I'm Wayne

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what is the model number, please

Wayne

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
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Technician: Wayne, Engine Rebuilder replied 7 months ago

Morning

Thank you for the response

what you are describing is the drive belt is worn

I suggest replacing the belt P/N

Snapper(###) ###-####P (replaces(###) ###-####

BELT, Traction

I hope this helps you

Wayne

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