Craftsman lawn mower problem

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  1. dtysdalx2

    dtysdalx2 Knowledge is horsepower

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    Mom's RER1000 or AKA #29000 sears won't move.

    It starts and mower works, just doesn't go forward and back.

    Any ideas? May have to go fix it Saturday. Found this so far...

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  2. GroceryRun

    GroceryRun Been here awhile

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  3. GroceryRun

    GroceryRun Been here awhile

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  4. nickguzzi

    nickguzzi Long timer

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    Check out Mustie1 on utube. He fixes stuff like that by the gross.

    You didn't pull out the drive disengage thingy did you? Or was it someone else.
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  5. dtysdalx2

    dtysdalx2 Knowledge is horsepower

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    Well, Ma found a local repair shop that won't rip her off hopefully. The last place took a month and $400 bucks to fix.

    So, looks like it's handled.

    My guess is the clutch brake lever adjustment or the belts. Unless #42 is a PTO and is shot.

    Looks like #42 is a variable speed pulley made by MTD. They make a ton of parts.
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  6. YesRush

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    Taryol is entertaining.lol
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