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I have a 2006 LT 1300 42" Sears lawn tractor 917.276813.

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I have a 2006 LT 1300 42" Sears lawn tractor###-##-#### When I try to disengage the mower blades by dropping the mower blade lever, the blades still rotate. Any idea how to correct?

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

Joe

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

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

I am planning on it. I am pretty handy.

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Customer reply replied 24 days ago
OK. I will wait to hear back from you
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 24 days ago

Either the belt is too tight, or the blade brakes need to be replaced on the deck. also, vhrvk to make sure the tensioner pulley is loosening up all the way, as sometimes they will get stuck and need to be greased with WD40A and moved back and forth to loosen up

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Customer reply replied 24 days ago
OK. I will try WD-40 on the tensioner pulley. Thank you
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 24 days ago

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