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I have an older Snapper lawn mower that just stopped moving while I was mowing grass. I have put a new drive plate on it (the one that has the rubber around), but that didn't help it. When I stand the mower up on it's end with the front wheels up in the air, if I turn the rear wheels, that move freely and I'm sure they're not supposed to do that. Is it something wrong with the rear axle and if so, how can I repair it myself? Thanks!

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Your trans axel has striped out in side you will need to get that in to the shop let me know if this helps you or if you need to find a shop

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