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Martha, most all the time it is because the belt that drives the wheels is worn. replace it and clean under where the belt cover goes and it should work good. there are you tube videos that show how to replace that belt.i hope this helps.

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SOURCE: yardman push mower self propell not working

check to see if it is belt or gear driven

Posted on May 02, 2009

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SOURCE: Self-propelled doesn't work

remove plastic cover to access drive mechanism
check belt and remove debris and try again

Posted on May 26, 2009

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SOURCE: SELF PROPELL NOT WORKING GOOD

Have you checked the belt that drives the wheel? This is more than likely the problem. It may be broken.

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SOURCE: Honda lawn mower, self propelled mechanism not working

check the mechanism first before changing the gearbox its possible that the cable might jump out from the pulley or the cable is worn out or its possible that the gear on the tire is worn out to if not then that would be the time for you to change the gear box it would be hard to change it if you don't have the right tools to work on it if you know how everything work its not that hard to replace it just make sure were everything goes memorize the parts before disassembling cause that would be you guide to reassemble it...goodluck

Posted on Aug 16, 2009

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