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My Toro LX500 Tractor steering is messed up, the steering wheel spins freely, not turning the tires. Gear looks a little worn. Is there a bushing around that shaft too, seems sloopy

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I have just had the same problem.. the steering shaft is held in place only by the deck sheet metal, which has worn & is now too big to hold the shaft in the correct position, funny how a $2 bearing would have prevented this from ruining an otherwise great mower. I'm going to take mine to a mower shop & hopefully they can install a bearing there.

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