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How do you route the motion belt

I replaced the motion belt but not sure if routed correctly because the mower won't move once started.

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Go to... http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/index.action Then enter the model number that is under seat. Should start with 917. Then scroll down to Ground Drive and there's your diagram.

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