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My garden tractor makes a funny noise when i put it in drive

Its an 20 hp automatic craftsman garden tractor, my drive belt broke last spring and i replaced it and ever since i did its been making funny noices, when i put it in drive or reverse. and now it wont even move it maks a loud noise its like a belt is sliping. so then to push it to the shed i had to disengage the rearend and its not disengaging. what can i do to fix this problem.

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bathurst nb

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Wrong belt size? Did you put everything back the way you took it off to put the belt on? Usually, it's the belt, if it doesnt fit tight it will vibrate, have a burning smell and wont let you shift smoothly.

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