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Traction cable I have a toro lawn mower #22685 and the traction cable is no longer a replacement part. Part for my unit is 74-1931. My question is would a newer model cable work on my unit. Would part # 74-1791 work for my model #. Thanks.

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  • ltc7367 Feb 27, 2009

    Thanks Mr.Fixit.



    Thats is a grand idea, But will wait untill spring to look into fixing.

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I changed the cable on my toro mower but i cant make it go unless i pull back on the handle .i cant find a picture to see what i am doing wrongcan you help. Thanks

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SOURCE: how do I replace the belt on my toro model 20334

You will have to disconnect the deck from the tractor. There might be some rods hanging down by the pulley on the motor. You have to loosen those not remove. Then install the new belt with the inside of belt (V) into the pulleys. The outside of belt (flat side) goes up against any idlers (oversized pulleys). Once you get the belt routed properly the belt will be snug in the pulleys. If you have excess play you have to use trial and error to get the belt routed the right way around the idlers.
Once belt is on reattach the deck and tighten the rods by the motor that keeps the belt from comming off. They need to be close but not touching the engine pulley.

Good luck and let me know if this helps.

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SOURCE: Replace the cable traction (part #105-1844)

I just replaced mine and it was a little difficult and took me roughly an hour to do. First, download the walk behind power mover drive systems at https://homeownersolutions.toro.com/portal/server.pt?space=CommunityPage&cached=true&parentname=CommunityPage&parentid=1&in_hi_userid=30166&control=SetCommunity&CommunityID=225&PageID=30031#manualsResultPage

While they do not specifically address replacing the cable, you can find out how they do it when replacing the drive belt. As I said, it took me about an hour and I just about had to remove the transmission and rear drive assembly in order to unhook the original cable. Good luck!

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