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How does one change the drive belt on a Craftsman 987.797810 chipper/shredder? I do not see any tightner to loosen to get the new belt on the pulleys.

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I'm a step behind you on this problem. I have the exact same model, and the belt fell apart. I was given this unit, and I doubt the belt was ever replaced before. Do you happen to know what size belt it is? I tried calling Sears; and they didn't have the part anymore and they were of no use on getting a cross reference number. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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    loosen the four nuts on motor then loosen the bolt on back slide engine front put on belt push engine back make bottom nut tight . make engine bolts tight

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