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My husqvarna 172 cutting gear will not work checked the cable with spring and it was connected but seemed slack

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  • pkierans Feb 20, 2012

    When you pull the lever up to start cutting the blades will not operate, the cable that operates this goes from the lever to a device like a pully and the spring attaches to this but on my mower this is too loose and nothing happens.

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Hello, don't understand what you mean by cutting gear not working,let me know,

Posted on Feb 20, 2012

  • pamabell Feb 20, 2012

    http://www.husqvarna.com/ddoc/HUSI/HUSI2...
    ,,,hello,here is the parts brake down for your CHT172 tractor, on page 17 mower deck assy. part # 152 clutch cable that shows with a spring,you can order a new cable or clean the grass off of the deck and try and see what is wrong,why it is to long or not engaging,a little pm goes a long way,,

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