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No drive I have an MTD JE150/92A - small garden tractor. It has lost drive in both directions. When I select (f)orward the engine note changes and I get smoke appearing from around the area of the drive belts at the front. When I select (N)utral there is still a change in engine tone when I push the speed adjuster/accelerator pedal. Any suggestions would be much appreciated.

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  • colinmather Apr 23, 2009

    Yes, The mower can be pushed when off and in Neutral.

  • COUGHY_MAN May 11, 2010

    Are you able to push the mower freely when it is off???

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Hi..my name is Keith...and you will have to look at all your drive belt pulleys and physically rotate them to see if any of them have siezed up..also you will have to get the rear axle off the ground and see it you can turn the rear axle drive pulley by hand..with it in neutral and in foward or reverse to make sure that its working properly without any binding..but i do know that the drive belt needs replacing ..if it has had smoke come from it..i hope this helps..if not..please write me back

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