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How do you replace the bearings on a z520a john deere mower

I cant get the top nut to come loose on the deck to get to the bearings, any suggestions?

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SOURCE: replace blades on a john deere L120 mower deck

First make sure you have the tools, metric that is. The deck must be removed and turned over. To do this you must put the deck in the lowest position. Using a 15mm socket pull the belt tension spring pulley forward to detach from clutch. Next remove retaining pins located at the five deck brackets. This will allow the arms to slide off and the deck can be dragged out from under the mower. Turn deck over. Use a 18 inch 2x4 to block blades while removing the two 15mm bolts. The bolt heads will need to be cleaned so the socket can seat on bolt head. I use my torque wrench to get more leverage and i can use it to reset blade bolts to 64 ft lbs. While blades are of it is a god time to thoroughly clean underside of deck.

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Hi..my name is Keith..and you can go to an online lawn mower parts site and put in your model of lawn mower and search for the mowing deck..and they will have a diagram of the mowing deck with the belt on it..and there are several sites online but i'll give you the one i use www.outdoordistributers.com ...i hope this has helped

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for pictures and descriptions of drive belt and deck belt on John Deere STX38 and STX46 tractor with black deck

Posted on Oct 22, 2009

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