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Mower blades will not disengage - Craftsman 42 in. Deck 19.5hp Lawn Tractor

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There's a bolt with a shoulder (bolt shoulder) and a cam follower (plastic sheath) down there on an arm assembly, the bolt and sheath on mine worn down so one side was flat,.... it got caught where it was supposed to slide to disengage the blades,... there another bolt just like it on the other arm assembly,. I switched them out because the other one just slides in and out,... so the worn part wouldn't affect the action as much,... works just fine now,....

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