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Model 10685, replaced gears in the transmission box and now the axle will not turn smoothly.

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    Chris Neidert Oct 16, 2013

    One more piece of info on the 10685 axle not turning smoothly, it will turn smoothly if I push the gear box forward. When it moves back to tak eup the slack on the belt, then it is diffuclyty to rotate the axle.

  • Chris Neidert
    Chris Neidert Oct 25, 2013

    Could I have the gear on the axle on backwards?

  • Behind_Blue_Eyes
    Behind_Blue_Eyes Oct 26, 2013

    yes, I would go back to the start. some rear drive set ups didn't roll very well in reverse to begin with but sounds like you made an oops

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You have most likely bound up the axle(s) or gears or both

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