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All off sudden.drive chain continually coming off 10yr craftsman

Could this be wheel bearings...little movement in shaft..and chain does seem too loose.....is there adjustment nuts for chain, that i'm overlooking?

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Two things you can do. First if you look close you may see a spot where you can adjust the chain tension. Nest your chain should have what is called master link. Look close and you will see a clip that undoes the link. Pull the link out and the chain will come apart. If you are not mechanically inclined take it to any small engine shop and they will take a link out for you and then you will be home free.Hope this helps. donnyb60

Posted on Mar 23, 2009

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SOURCE: My Craftsman GT 6000 (20

The item you are referring to is called a snap ring. You can purchase a small collection of snap rings from you local hardware store or automotive dealer. These snap rings can be viewed at the bottom of this filehttp://www.rotorclip.com/cat_pdfs/de.pdf or ordered from http://www.rotorclip.com/.
These links should get you the information you need to go to the local hardware store and get your parts.

Posted on Aug 04, 2010

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