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I have an older craftsman 30" rear engine tractor, last yr it slipped the drive belt, I put it back on, but don't seem to have the power in the lower gears as it did prior to throwing the belt, could the belt be slipping, the engine is running fine, any ideas, also, this tractor was given to me, is there any place to fill fluid for the drive gear, any help would be great, thks Don

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The drive belt sounds like it has stretched and slipping causing it not to have the power it once did.

Posted on May 10, 2010

Testimonial: "Thanks, kind of thought that was the problem, will look for a new drive belt, Hopefully I still have the manual, do you know on any sites that would sell parts and drive belts for older craftsman tractors?, thks~!"

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