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The belt on my 52" craftsman mower won't stay on the pulleys.

I follwed the diagram to put the belt on and it runs for awhile but it won't stay.

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Hello:

Are the Belt Guards in Place and Set the Proper Distance (1/4" from the Belt) from the Belt?
Is the Idler Tension Spring in Good Condition and Still Strong?
Please, Do Not Hesitate, If you Hit a Snag or this Does Not Correct the Problem, I am Here if You Require More Assistance.
Hope this Helps. Let me Know What Happens, Please. May the All Mighty Bless You and Yours. Be Safe and Be Happy. Thanks.

Good Luck

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jbridger (John)

Posted on May 12, 2009

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