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I have a troy bilt self propelled mower model #12AV565Q711. The drive cable came loose from the transmission area. I have no idea where this connects. Does anyone have a diagram or can someone explain to me where it connects.

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SOURCE: how do i replace a drive belt on a troy bilt self propelled lawn

You turn the mower over, remove the blade with a 9/16 or 5/8 socket. There is a bolt holding shroud on, 3/8 or 7/16, there are two screws by the rear wheels, 7/16 that need to be removed. Once the shroud is removed, belt can be removed and new one put on.

Posted on May 26, 2009

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If you didn't by the Troybilt belt, try that. I had the same problem with a Napa belt. Going into drive as soon as I grabbed the operator presence button, not coming out of gear etc. When I switched the the Troybilt belt, the problem went away.

Posted on Aug 16, 2009

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SOURCE: front wheels lock up when pull mower backwards

Typically self-propelled mowers are propelled using the front wheels, which only turn forward. Pulling the mower back while the front wheels are turning will damage the drive gears. It's best to raise the front wheels slightly off the ground before pulling back.

Posted on Mar 24, 2010

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remove the front black plastic plate that is stamped self propelled and replace the wheel drive belt that attaches the engine pulley (above blade) to the transmission pulley (found under the cover). When you buy the belts, pick up two or three as I seem to go through a couple per season. Hopes this helps

Posted on May 30, 2010

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Hi , it can often be something as simple as the engine needing a oil change as oil looses viscosity/thins with use ( use correct grade ), replace or clean the oil filter and a good service or something more complex which requires a full engine stripdown like worn piston ring/oil scraper ring causing oil to flow up the cylinder walls and fouling the combustion chamber or oil leaking up through the valve stem oil seals , also storing the machine tilted can cause oil to collect in the chamber or petrol to leak into the sump causing the oil to thin.
Hope this helps , please rate accordingly

Posted on Aug 31, 2010

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