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Blades won't spin on Craftsman II riding mower

I have a triple blade Craftsman II riding mower. I recently changed the blades with replacements and took it out and it starts fine but the blades don't seem to spin. I go over grass and it doesn't cut anything.

The belt appears to be on properly. Any ideas would be great.

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Jeremy

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  • jeremyhou880 Jun 24, 2009

    No sir, it doesn't appear to be.

  • Frank Allik
    Frank Allik May 11, 2010

    when you ingauge the clutch is it making contact?

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2014

    MTD riding mower will not disenage the blades

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Get some one to sit on it and holding the brake try engaging the clutch...now with out getting to close laying down you can see if the linkage is working right....might just be a missed belt wheel.

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