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Owner's Manual [ RAFTSM N ° 19.5 HP ELECTRIC START 42 " MOWERTRAN _ 6 SPEED RA - X - L - E LAWN TRAGT4 I Model No . 917.270810 • Safety • Assembly • Operation • Maintenance • Repair Parts + For answers to your questions CAUTION : about this product , Call : Read and follow all 1 - 800 - 659 - 5917 Safety Rules and Instructions Sears Craftsman Help Line 5 am - 5 pm , Mon - Sat before operating this equip - ment . Sears , Roebuck and Co . , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179
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Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Safety Rules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Service and Adjustments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Product Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 Assembly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Repair Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Maintenance Schedule . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Parts Ordering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Back Cover LIMITED TWO YEAR WARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN RIDING EQUIPMENT For two ( 2 ) years from the date of purchase , if this Craftsman Riding Equipment is main - tained , lubricated and tuned up according to the instructions in the owner's manual , Sears will repair or replace , free of charge , any parts found to be defective in material or workmanship . This Warranty does not cover : • Expendable items which become worn during normal use , such as blades , spark plugs , air cleaners , belts , etc . • Tire replacement or repair caused by punctures from outside objects , such as nails , thorns , stumps , or glass . • Repairs necessary because of operator abuse , negligence , improper storage or acci - dent or the failure to maintain the equipment according to the instructions contained in the owner's manual . • Riding equipment used for commercial or rental purposes . LIMITED 90 DAY WARRANTY ON BATTERY For ninety ( 90 ) days from date of purchase , if any battery included with this riding equip - ment proves defective in material or workmanship and our testing determines the bat - tery will not hold a charge , Sears will replace the battery at no charge . In - home warranty service on your Craftsman riding equipment is available at no charge for 30 days from the date of purchase . Please contact your nearest service center . After 30 days from the date of purchase , warranty service is available by taking your Craftsman riding equip - ment to your nearest Sears Service Center . ( In - home warranty service will still be avail - able after 30 days from the date of purchase but a standard trip charge will apply ) . This warranty applies only while this product is in the United States . This Warranty gives you specific legal rights , and you may also have other rights which may vary from state to state . Sears , Roebuck and Co . , D / 817 WA , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179 GENERAL OPERATION • Never carry passengers . • Do not mow in reverse unless absolute - • Read , understand , and follow all instruc - ly necessary . Always look down and tions in the manual and on the machine behind before and while backing . before starting . • Be aware of the mower discharge direc - • Only allow responsible adults , who are tion and do not point it at anyone . Do familiar with the instructions , to operate not operate the mower without either the machine . the entire grass catcher or the guard in • Clear the area of objects such as rocks , place . toys , wire , etc . , which could be picked • Slow down before turning . up and thrown by the blade . • Never leave a running machine unat - • Be sure the area is clear of other people tended . Always turn off blades , set park - before'mowing . Stop machine if anyone ing brake , stop engine , and remove enters the area . keys before dismounting .
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• Do nottry to stabilize the machine by • Tum off blades when not mowing • puttingyour foot on the ground . • Stop engine before removing grass • Do not use grass catcher on steep catcher or unclogging chute . slopes . • Mow only in daylight or good artificial CHILDREN = ight . • Do not operate the machine while under Tragic accidents can occur if the operator • the influence of alcohol or drugs . is not alert to the presence of children . Children are often attracted to the • Watch for traffic when operating near or machine and the mowing activity . Never crossing roadways . assume that children will remain where • Use extra care when loading or unload - you last saw them . ing the machine into a trailer or truck . • Keep children out of the mowing area SLOPE OPERATION and under the watchful care of another Slopes are a major factor related to loss - responsible adult . • Be alert and turn machine off if children of - control and tipover accidents , which enter the area . can result in severe injury or death . All • Before and when backing , look behind slopes require extra caution . If you cannot and down for small children . back up the slope or if you feel uneasy on • Never carry children . They may fall off it , do not mow it . and be seriously injured or interfere with DO : safe machine operation . • Mow up and down slopes , not across . • Never allow children to operate the • Remove obstacles such as rocks , tree machine . limbs , etc . • Use extra care when approaching blind • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . Uneven corners , shrubs , trees , or other objects terrain could overturn the machine . Tall that may obscure vision . grass can hide obstacles . • Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so SERVICE that you will not have to stop or shift • Use extra care in handling gasoline and while on the slope . other fuels . They are flammable and • Follow the manufacturer's recommen - vapors are explosive . dations for wheel weights or counter - Use only an approved container . weights to improve stability . Never remove gas cap or add fuel • Use extra care with grass catchers or with the engine running . Allow en - other attachments . These can change gine to cool before refueling . Do not the stability of the machine . smoke . - • Keep all movement on the slopes slow Never refuel the machine indoors . and gradual . Do not make sudden Hever store the machine or fuel changes in speed or direction . container inside where there is an • Avoid _ starting or stopping on a slope . If open flame , such as a water heater . tires I _ se traction , disengage the blades • Never run a machine inside a closed and proceed slowly straight down the area . slope . • Keep nuts and bolts , especially blade DO NOT : attachment bolts , tight and keep equip - • Do notturn on slopes unless necessary , ment in good condition . and then , turn slowly and gradually • Never tamper with safety devices . downhill , if possible . Check their proper operation regularly . • Do not mow near drop - offs , ditches , or • Keep machine free of grass , leaves , or embankments . The mower could sud - other debris build - up . Clean oil or fuel denly turn over if a wheel is over the spillage , Allow machine to cool before edge of a cliff or ditch , or if an edge storing . caves in . • Stop and inspect the equipment if you • Do not mow on wet grass . Reduced strike an object . Repair , if necessary , train could cause sliding . before restarting . 3
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manufacturer's recommended parts , • Nevermakeadjustmentsor repairswith when necessary . theenginerunning . • Mower blades are sharp and can cut . • Grass catchercomponentsaresubject Wrap the blade ( s ) or wear gloves , and to wear , damage , anddeterioration , use extra caution when servicingthem . whichcouldexposemoving parts or • Check brake operation frequently . allow objects to be thrown . Frequently Adjust and service as required . check components and replace with • Be sure the area is clear of other people • Mow up and down slopes ( 15 ° Max ) , not across . before mowing . Stop machine if anyone • Remove obstacles such as rocks , tree enters the area . limbs , etc . • Never carry passengers . • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . Uneven • Do not mow in reverse unless absolute - terrain could overturn the machine . Tall ly necessary . Always look down and grass can hide obstacles . behind before and while backing . • Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so • Never carry children . They may fall off that you will not have to stop or shift and be seriously injured or interfere with while on the slope . safe machine operation . • Avoid starting or stopping on a slope . If • Keep children out of the mowing area tires lose traction , disengage the blades and under the watchful care of another and proceed slowly straight down the responsible adult . slope . • Be alert and turn machine off if children • Do nottum on slopes unless necessary , enter the area . and then , turn slowly and gradually • Before and when backing , look behind downhill , if possible . and down for small children . _ , WARNING : The engine exhaust from , _ Look for this symbol to point out impor - this product contains chemicals known to tant safety precautions . It means CAU - the State of California to cause cancer , TION ! ! ! BECOME AWAREI ! ! YOUR SAFE - birth defects , or other reproductive harm . TY IS INVOLVED . _ . CALrrJON : In order to prevent acciden - tal starting when setting up , transporting , adjusting or making repairs always discon - nect spark plug wire and place wire where it cannot contact spark plug . 4
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PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS Should you experience any problem you cannot easily remedy , please contact your . GASOLINE 3.5 GALLONS nearest Sears Authorized Service Center CAPACITY UNLEADED We have competent , well - trained techni - AND TYPE : REGULAR cians and the proper tools to service or repair this tractor . ) IL TYPE SAE 30 ( above 32 ° 1 = ) Please read and retain this manual . The API - SF / SG / SH ) : SAE 5W - 30 instructionswill enable you to assemble ( below 32 ° F ) and maintain your tractor properly . Always OIL CAPACITY : 3.0 PINTS observe the " SAFETY RULES ' . SPARK PLUG : Champion RJ19LM OR MAINTENANCE AGREEMENT ( GAP : . 030 " ) J19LM A Sears Maintenance Agreement is avail - VALVE INTAKE : . 004 " - . 006 " able on this product . Contact your nearest CLEARANCE : EXHAUST , " . 007 " - . 009 " Sears store for details . CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITIES FORWARD : GROUND SPEED I sT 1.1 ( MPH ) : • Read and observe the safety rules . 2ND 1.4 • Follow a regular schedule in maintain - 3RD 2.3 ing , caring for and using your tractor . 4TM 3.5 • Follow the instructions under = Mainte - 5TM 4.5 nance " and " Storage " sections of this 6TM 5.7 owner's manual . REVERSE : 1.7 _ , WARNING : This tractor is equipped TIRE PRESSURE : FRONT : 14 PSI with an internal combustion engine and REAR : 10 PSI should not be used on or near any unim - proved forest - covered , brush - covered or CHARGING 3 AMPS BATTERY grass - covered land unless the engine's SYSTEM : 5 AMPS HEADLIGHTS exhaust system is equipped with a spark BATTERY : AMP / HR : 30 arrester meeting applicable local or state MIN . CCA : 240 laws ( if any ) . If a spark arrester is used , it , CASE SIZE : UlR should be maintained in effective working order by the operator . BLADE BOLT 27 - - 35 FT . I _ BS . In the state of California the above is TORQUE : required by law ( Section 4442 of the California Public Resources Code ) , Other CONGRATULATIONS on your purchase states may have similar laws . Federal of a Craftsman Tractor . It has been laws apply on federal lands . A spark designed , engineered and manufactured arrester for the muffler is available through to give you the best possible dependability your nearest Sears Authorized Service and performance . Center ( See REPAIR PARTS section of this manual ) .
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PARTS BAG CONTENTS SHOWN FULL SIZE ( 1 ) Large Rat Washer ( 1 ) Hex Bolt 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 ( 1 ) Lockwasher 3 / 8 ( 1 ) Hex Bolt 5 / 16 - 18x 1 - 1 / 4 ( 1 ) Locknut 5 / 16 - 18 @ ( 1 ) Shoulder Bolt 5 / 16 - 18 ( 1 ) Washer 17 / 32 x 1 - 3 / 1 © ( 1 ) Knob
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PARTS BAG CONTENTS SHOWN FULL SIZE p ( 2 ) Screws @ ( 2 ) Lock / i # 10 x 5 / 8 Washers # 10 ( 2 ) Weld Nuts # 10 ' = 3 / 16 ( 2 ) 3 / W ? h6 _ aug Parts packet separately in carton Parts Bag contents not shown full size 7 I ( 2 ) Shoulder 3 / 8 x 7 / 8 x 14 @ @ ( 2W ) ashors F - 7 ( 2 ) Centerlock Nuts Bolts @ Seat Video = _ ( 2 ) Gauge Wheels Casse _ e : r 0 Mulcher - % Steering Wheel f _ . _ I I i A Plate Adapter ' _ - ( 2 ) Latch Hook . _ - _ j _ Assemblies Extension I fSteeringt Sha Steering Parts Bag i Wheel Insert ( 2 ) Keys i t I = ; I II II 4 Steering Ii ' Slope Sheet Boot I Manual 7
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Yournewtractorhasbeenassembledat thefactorywithexceptionof athosepartsleftctor unassembledfor shippingpurposes . Toensuresafeandproperoperationof yourtrtools all partsandhardwareyouassemblemustbetightenedsecurely . Usethecorrect as necessaryto insurepropertightness . Reviewthe videocassettebeforeyoubegin . TOOLS REQUIRED FOR • Position steering wheel so cross bars are horizontal ( left to right ) and slide ASSEMBLY inside boot and onto adapter . . A socket wrench set will make assembly • Assemble large flat washer , 3 / 8 lock easier . Standard wrench sizes you need washer , 3 / 8 hex bolt and tighten securely . are listed below . • Snap steering wheel insert into center ( 1 ) 9 / 16 " wrench ( 2 ) 1 / 2 " wrench of steering wheel . ( 1 ) Phillips Screw - ( 1 ) Pliers • Remove protective materials from trac - driver ( 1 ) Tire pressure tor hood and grill . ( 1 ) Utility knife gauge IMPORTANT : Check for and remove any ( 1 ) 3 / 4 " wrench socket staples in skid that may puncture tires drive rachet where tractor is to roll off skid . When right or left hand is mentioned in this manual , it means , from your point of view , when you are in the operating posi - tion ( seated behind the steering wheel ) . TO REMOVE TRACTOR FROM CARTON UNPACK CARTON • Remove all accessible loose parts and parts boxes from shipping carton ( See page 6 ) . • Cut , from top to bottom , along lines on all four comers of shipping carton , and lay panels flat . • Check for any additional loose parts or boxes and remove . BEFORE ROLLING TRACTOR OFF SKID AI - FACH STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLE EXTENSION SHAFT AND BOOT • Slide extension shaft onto lower steer - ing shaft . Align mounting holes in exten - sion and lower shafts and install 5116 hex bolt and Iocknut . Tighten securely . TO ROLL TRACTOR OFF SKID ( See IMPORTANT : Tighten bolt and nut secure - Operation section for location and ly to 16 - 22 ft . Ibs . torque . function of controls ) • Place tabs of steering boot over tab • Press lift lever plunger and raise attach - slots in dash and push down to secure . ment lift lever to its highest position . INSTALL STEERING WHEEL • Release parking brake by depressing • Position front wheels of the tractor so clutch / brake pedal . • Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) posi - they are pointing straight forward . tion . • Slide steering wheel adapter onto steer - • Roll tractor forward off skid . ing shaft extension . • Remove banding holding discharge guard up against tractor . 8
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INSTALL MULCHER PLATE HOW TO SET UP YOUR TRACTOR • Install two latch hooks to mulcher plate CONNECT BATTERY using screw , washer , lock washer , and • Lift hood to raised position . weld nut as shown . NOTE : Pre - assemble weld nut to latch • If this battery is put into service after month and year indicated on label ( label hook by inserting weld nut from the top located between terminals ) charge bat - with hook pointing down . tery for minimum of one hour at 6 - 10 • Tighten hardware securely . amps . ( See " BATTERY " in • Raise and hold deflector shield in up - MAINTENANCE section of this manual right position . for charging instructions ) . • Place front of mulcher plate over front of mower deck opening and slide into . . v • ÷ ° - . place , as shown . . " # o , ' m • • Hook front latch into hole on front of • - . , Label mower deck . • Hook rear latch into hole on back of mower deck . _ , CAUTION : Do not remove discharge guard from mower . Raise and hold guard when attaching mulcher prate and allow it to rest on plate while in operation . Weld Nut From Hook Points " - . , , The Top Down INSTALL SEAT Lock Adjust seat before tightening adjustment Weld Washer knob . • Remove cardboard packing on seat pan . • Place seat on seat pan and assemble Latch Latch shoulder bolt . Tighten shoulder bolt Hook securely . • Assemble adjustment knob and flat JNut washer loosely . Do not tighten . Lock Washer Washer • Lower seat into operating position and sit on seat . Washer Mulcher • Slide seat until a comfortable position is " _ . . i Screw Plate reached which allows you to press clutch / brake pedal all the way down . Deflector • Get off seat without moving its adjusted Shield position . • Raise seat and tighten adjustment knob securely . Seat Seat Pan Latch Hooks Shoulder Bc _ t Flat Washer Adjustment Knob
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ASSEMBLE GAUGE WHEELS TO TO CONVERT TO BAGGING OR MOWER DECK DISCHARGING The gauge wheels are designed to keep Simply remove mulcher plate and store in the mower deck in proper position when a safe place . Your mower is now ready for operating mower . Be sure they are prop - discharging or installationof optional erly adjusted to ensure optimum mower grass catcher accessory . NOTE : It is not necessary to change performance . • Assemble gauge wheels with tractor on blades . The mulcher blades are designed a flat level surface . . for discharging and bagging also . • Adjust mower to desired cutting height ( See " TO ADJUST MOWER CU'I - I'ING HEIGH'I TM in the Operation section of this manual ) . • With mower in desired height of cut position , gauge wheels should be assembled so they are slightly off the ground . Install gauge wheel in appropri - ate hole with shoulder bolt , 3 / 8 washer , and 3 / 8 - 16 Iocknut and tighten securely . • Repeat for opposite side installing gauge wheel in same adjustment hole . Gauge Wheel Mounting Bracket 10
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/ CHECKLIST CHECKTIREPRESSURE Thetiresonyourtractorwereovednflated PLEASE REVIEW THE FOLLOWING at the factory for shipping purposes . CHECKLIST : Correct tire pressure is important for best • / All assembly instructions have been cutting performance . completed . • Reduce tire pressure to PSI shown in , / No remaining loose parts in carton . = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " on J Battery is propedy prepared and page 5 of this manual . charged . ( Minimum 1 hour at 6 amps ) . CHECK DECK LEVELNESS , / Seat is adjusted comfortably and For best cutting results , mower housing tightened securely . should be properly leveled . See " TO • / All tires are properly inflated . ( For LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in the shipping purposes , the tires were Service and Adjustments section of this overinflated at the factory ) . manual . , / Be sure mower deck is properly leveled CHECK FOR PROPER POSITION OF side - to - side / front - to - rear for best ALL BELTS cutting results . ( ' 13res must be propedy See the figures that are shown for replac - inflated for leveling ) . ing motion and mower blade drive belts in , / Check mower and drive belts . Be sure the Service and Adjustments section of they are routed properly around pulleys this manual . Verify that the belts are rout - and inside all belt keepers . ed correctly . , / Check wiring . See that all connections CHECK BRAKE SYSTEM are still secure and wires are properly After you leam how to operate your trac - clamped . tor , check to see that the brake is properly WHILE LEARNING HOWTO USE YOUR adjusted . See " TO ADJUST BRAKE " in TRACTOR , PAY EXTRAATI'ENTION TO the Service and Adjustments section of THE FOLLOWING IMPORTANT ITEMS : this manual . • / Engine oil is at proper level . • / Fuel tank is filled with fresh , clean , regular unleaded gasoline . , I Become familiar with all controls - their location and function . Operate them before you start the engine . , / Be sure brake system is in safe operating condition . 11
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Thesesymbolsmayappearonyourtractoror inliteraturesuppliedwiththeproduct . Learnand understandtheirmeaning . BATI'ERY CAUTION OR REVERSE FORWARD FAST SLOW WARNING ENGINE ON ENGINE OFF OIL PRESSURE LIGHTS ON LIGHT OVER TEMP FUEL CHOKE MOWER HEIGHT PARKING BRAKE UNLOCKED MOWER LIFT LOCKED R N H L ATTACHMENT REVERSE NEUTRAL HIGH LOW PARKING BRAKE CLUTCH ENGAGED KEEP AREA CLEAR ATrACHMENT SLOPE HAZARDS IGNITION CLUTCH DISENGAGED ( SEE SAFETY RULES SECTION ) FREE WHEEL DANGER KEEP HANDS AND FEET AWAY ( Automatic Models only ) 12
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KNOW YOUR TRACTOR READTHISOWNER'SMANUALAND SAFETYRULESBEFOREOPERATINGYOUR TRACTOR Comparethe illustrationswithyourtractorto familiarizeyourselfwiththe locationsof variouscontrolsand adjustments . Savethis manualfor future reference . Light Attachment Ammeter ClutchLever Ignition Switch Choke Control _ . . - - S Throttle ClutPcehd / Barlake ( _ LiftLever Plunger Attachment Lift Lever Parking Brake Height Adjustment Gearshift Knob Lever Our tractors conform to the safety standards of the American National Standards Institute . HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT KNOB : Used to ATT . _ CRMENT CLUTCH LEVER : Used to adjust the mower cutting height . engage the mower blades , or other attach - ments mounted to your tractor . GEARSHIFT LEVER : Selects the speed and direction of tractor . LIGHT SWITCH : Turns the headlights on and off . ATTACHMENT LIFT LEVER : Used to raise , THROI - FLE CONTROL : Used for starting lower , and adjust the mower deck or other and controlling engine speed . attachments mounted to your tractor . LIFT LEVER PLUNGER : Used to release CHOKE CONTROL : Used when starting a attachment lift lever when changing its posi - cold engine . tion . CLUTCH / BRAKE PEDAL : Used for IGNITION SWITCH : Used for starting and declutching and braking the tractor and start - stopping the engine . ing the engine . PAg , KING BRAKE : Locks clutch / brake pedal AMMETER : Indicates battery charging ( + ) into the brake position . or discharging ( - ) . 13
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The operation of any tractor can result in foreign objects thrown into the eyes , which can result in severe eye damage . Always wear safety glass - es or eye shields while operating your tractor or performing any adjust - ments or repairs . We recommend a wide vision safety mask over specta - cles , or standard safety glasses . NOTE : Failure to move throttle control to HOW TO USE YOUR TRACTOR slow position and allowing engine to idle Your tractor is equipped with an operator before stopping may cause engine to . presence sensing switch . When engine = backfire ' . is running , any attempt by the operator to leave the seat without first setting the • Tum ignition key to = OFF - " position and remove key . Always remove key when parking brake will shut off the engine . leaving tractor to prevent unauthorized TO SET PARKING BRAKE use . • Depress clutch / brake pedal into full • Never use choke to stop engine . = BRAKE " position and hold . IMPORTANT : Leaving the ignition switch • Place parking brake lever in in any position other than = OFF " will cause = ENGAGED " position and release pres - the battery to be discharged , ( dead ) . sure from clutch / brake pedal . Pedal should remain in = BRAKE " position . NOTE : Under certain conditions when Make sure parking brake will hold trac - tractor is standing idle with the engine run - tor secure . ning , hot engine exhaust gases may cause = browning " of grass . To eliminate Choke Control Attachment Clutch Lever this possibility , always stop engine when " Engaged " Position stopping tractor on grass areas . Throttle " Disengaged " , _ CAUTION : Always stop tractor com - Position pletely , as described above , before leaving the operator's position ; to empty grass Brake catcher , etc . Pedal'Ddve " THROTTLE CONTROL Position Always operate engine at full throttle . • Operating engine at less than full throt - tle reduces the battery charging rate . • Full throttle offers the best bagging and " Brake " Gearshift mower performance . Adjustment Position Lever CHOKE CONTROL Knob PosiUon Use choke control whenever you are start - ing a cold engine . Do not use to start a STOPPING warm engine . MOWER BLADES - • To engage choke control , pull knob out . Slowly push knob in to disengage . • To stop mower blades , move attach - TO MOVE FORWARD AND BACKWARD men } c = lu { chswitch to = DISENGAGED " position . The direction and speed of movement is controlled by the gearshift lever . GROUND DRIVE - • Start tractor with clutch ] brake pedal • To stop ground drive , depress depressed and gearshift lever in neutral clutch / brake pedal into full " BRAKE " ( N ) position . position . • Move gearshift lever to desired posi - • Move motion control lever to neutral ( N ) tion . position . • Slowly release clutch / brake pedal to IMPORTANT : The motion control lever start movement . does not return to neutral ( N ) position IMPORTANT : Bring tractor to a complete when the clutch / brake pedal is depressed . stop before shifting or changing gears . Failure to do so will shorten the useful life ENGINE - of your transaxle . • Movl _ hrottle control to slow position . 14
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_ OPERATE ON HILLS TO ADJUSTMOWERCUTTINGHEIGHT CAUTION : Do not drive up or down Thecuttingheightis controlledbytuming hills with slopes greater than 15 ° and do the heightadjustmentknobin desired direction . not drive across any slope . A slope guide • Turn knob clockwise ( Q ) to raise cutting at the back of your manual is provided for your use . height . • Tum knob counterclockwise ( O ) to • Choose the slowest speed before start - lower cuffing height . ing up or down hills . The cuffing height range is approximately • Avoid stopping or changing speed on 1 - 112 " to 4 " . The heights are measured hills . f _ ' om the ground to the blade tip with the • If slowing is necessary , move throttle engine not running . These heights are ap - control lever to slower position . proximate and may vary depending upon • If stopping is absolutely necessary , soil conditions , height of grass and types push clutch / brake pedal quickly to brake of grass being mowed . • The average lawn should be cut to position and engage parking brake . approximately 2 - 1 / 2 inches during the • Move gearshift leverto 1st gear . Be cool season and to over 3 inches during sure you have allowed room for tractor hot months . For healthier and better to roll slightly as you restart movement . • To restart movement , slowly release looking lawns , mow often and after moderate growth . parking brake and clutch / brake pedal . • For best cutting performance , grass • Make all tums slowly . TO TRANSPORT over 6 inches in height should be mowed twice . Make the first cut rela - • Raise attachment lift to highest position with attachment lift control . tively high ; the second to desired height . • When pushing or towing your tractor , be TO OPERATE MOWER sure gearshift lever is in neutral ( N ) position . Your tractor is equipped with an operator presence sensing switch . Any attempt by • Do not push or tow tractor at more than the operator to leave the seat with the five ( 5 ) MPH . engine running and the attachment clutch NOTE : To protect hood from damage engaged will shut off the engine . when transporting your tractor on a truck or a trailer , be sure hood is closed and • Select desired height of cut . • Lower mower with attachment lift con - secured to tractor . Use an appropriate trol . means of tying hoed to tractor ( rope , cord , • Start mower blades by engaging attach - etc . ) . ment clutch control . BEFORE STARTING THE ENGINE • TO STOP MOWER BLADES - disen - CHECK ENGINE OIL LEVEL gage attachment clutch control . • The engine in your tractor has been Attachment Clutch Attachment Lift Lever shipped , from the factory , already filled Lever = Engaged " with summer weight oil . Position • Check engine oil with tractor on level ground . Low • Remove oil fill cap / dipstick and wipe Position Position clean , reinsert the dipstick and screw cap tight , wait for a few seconds , remove and read oil level . If necessary , add oil until " FULL " mark on dipstick is ' Guard reached . Do not overfill . • For cold weather operation you should change oil for easier starting ( See " OIL VISCOSITY CHAR'I " _ ' in the Mainten - , _ CAUTION : Do not operate the mower ance section of this manual ) . without either the entire grass catcher , • To change engine oil , see the Mainten - on mowers so equipped , or the dis - ance section in this manual . chaT ' _ guard in place . 15
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ADD GASOUNE than fifteen seconds per minute . If the engine does not start after several • Fill fuel tank . Use fresh , Cleanl regular attempts , push choke control in , wait a unleaded gasoline with a minimum of 87 few minutes and try again . If engine still octane . ( Use of leaded gasoline will does not start , pull the choke control out increase carbon and lead oxide and retry , deposits and reduce valve life ) . Do not mix oil with gasoline . Purchase fuel in WARM WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F quantities that can be used within 30 AND ABOVE ) days to assure fuel freshness . • When engine starts , slowly push choke - IMPORTANT : When operating in tempera - control in until the engine begins to run tures below 32 ° F ( 0 ° C ) , use fresh , clean smoothly . If the engine starts to run winter grade gasoline to help insure good roughly , pull the choke control out slight - _ l _ dNAweather starting . ly for a few seconds and then continue RNING : Experience indicates that to push the control in slowly . alcohol blended fuels ( called gasoho ! or • The attachments and ground drive can using ethanol or methanol ) can attract now be used . If the engine does not moisture which leads to separation and accept the load , restart the engine and formation of acids during storage . Acidic allow it to warm up for one minute using gas can damage the fuel system of an the choke as described above . engine while in storage . To avoid engine COLD WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F AND problems , the fuel system should be emp - BELOW ) tied before storage of 30 days or longer . • When engine starts , slowly push choke Drain the gas tank , start the engine and let control in until the engine begins to run it run until the fuel lines and carburetor are smoothly . Continue to push the choke empty . Use fresh fuel next season . See control in small steps allowing the Storage Instructions for additional informa - engine to accept small changes in tion . Never use engine or carburetor speed and load , until the choke control cleaner products in the fuel tank or perma - is fully in . If the engine starts to run znt damage may occur . roughly , pull the choke control out slight - CAUTION : Fill to bottom of gas tank ly for a few seconds and then continue filler neck . Do not overfill . Wipe off any to push the control in slowly . This may spilled oil or fuel . Do not store , spill or use require an engine warm - up pedod from gasoline near an open flame . several seconds to several minutes , TO START ENGINE depending on the temperature . When starting the engine for the first time • The attachments can be used during or if the engine has run out of fuel , it will the engine warm - up period and may take extra cranking time to move fuel from require the choke control be pulled out the tank to the engine . slightly . • Sit on seat in operating position , NOTE : A high altitude ( above 3000 feet ) depress clutch / brake pedal and set or in cold temperatures ( below 32 F ) the parking brake . carburetor fuel mixture may need to be • Place - gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) adjusted for best engine performance . position . See " TO ADJUST CARBURETOR " in the • Move attachment clutch to'DISEN - Service and Adjustments section of this GAGED " position . manual . • Move throttle control to fast position • Pull choke control out for a cold engine MOWING TIPS • _ ro chains cannot be used when the start attempt . For a warm engine start attempt the choke control may not be mower housing is attached to tractor . needed . • Mower should be properly leveled for best mowing performance . See = TO NOTE : Before starting , road the warm and LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in the cold starting procedures below . Service and Adjustments section of this • Insert key into rgnition and turn key manual , clockwise to = START " position and • The left hand side of mower should be releesre key as soon as engine starts . used for trimming . Do not run starter continuously for more 16
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MULCHING MOWING TIPS • Drive so that clippings are discharged onto the area that has been cut . Have IMPORTANT : For best performance , keep mower housing free of built - up grass the cut area to the right of the machine . and trash . Clean after each use . This will result in a more even distribu - • The special mulching blade will recut tion of clippings and more uniform cut - the grass clippings many times and ting . reduce them in size so that as they fall • When mowing large areas , start by tum - onto the lawn they will disperse into the ing to the r _ ght so that clippings will dis - grass and not be noticed . Also , the charge away from shrubs , fences , drive - mulched grass will biodegrade quickly ways , etc . After one or two rounds , to provide nutrients for the lawn . mow in the opposite direction making left hand turns until finished Always mulch with your highest engine ( blade ) speed as this will provide the • If grass is extremely tall , it should be best recutting action of the blades . mowed twice to reduce load and possi - • Avoid cutting your lawn when it is wet . ble fire hazard from dried clippings . Wet grass tends to form clumps and Make first cut relatively high ; the second interferes with the mulching action . The to the desired height . best time to mow your lawn is the early • Do not mow grass when it is wet . Wet afternoon . At this time the grass has grass will plug mower and leave unde - dried and the newly cut area will not be sirable clumps . Allow grass to dry exposed to the direct sun . before mowing . • For best results , adjust the mower cut - • Always operate engine at full throttle ting height so that the mower cuts off when mowing to assure better mowing only the top one - third of the grass performance and proper discharge of blades . For extremely heavy mulching , material . Regulate ground speed by se - reduce your width of cut on each pass lecting a low enough gear to give the and mow slowly . mower the best cutting performance as • Certain types of grass and grass condi - well as the quality of cut desired . tions may require that an area be • When operating attachments , select a mulched a second time to completely ground speed that will suit the terrain hide the clippings . When doing a sec - and give best performance of the at - ond cut , mow across or perpendicular to tachment being used . the first cut path . ° Change your cutting pattern from week to week . Mow north to south one week then change to east to west the next week . This will help prevent matting and graining of the lawn . 1 / 3 17
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CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITIES FILL IN DATES AS YOU COMPLETE REau SERV , CE / / P / P / ERV'CE DATES Check Operator Pre _ ence and T _ , , t _ m _ _ _ , R Check for _ Fasteners If7 I , f _ _ rperdReplace Mower Blades _ 4 T Lubrication Chart 0 Check Battery Level 1 _ 6 R clean Battery and Terminal = I _ I _ v " Trarmaxle Cooling AdjustBladeBelt ( s ) Tension It's Adjust Motion Ddve Ban ( s ) Tension IISs Check Engine Oil Level _ V ' Change Engble Oil V _ 1 . _ , 3 I / E Clean Air Filter N Clean Air Screen inspect Muffler / Spark An'ester I _ Replace Oil Filter ( If equipped ) l _ t . 2 N Clean Engine C ° ° Ung Fins _ 2 Replace Spark Plug l _ Replace Air Filter Paper Cartridge I _ = Replace Fuel Filter V ' 1 . Change more often when oper _ under • heavy load ol " _ l high • mb _ nt tlmperabJres , 5 . If eqUlp _ ld with IldjUSl _ byl ¢ tera . 2 - Service re • e " • ofton when operating fn dirty or dusty conditions , e - Not _ quired if iqulpped with malntenarme - free battmty . 3 - If equipped with oil filter , change oll _ lry 50 hourl . 7 - Tighten front axle pivot bolt to 35 ft , - Ios , m _ < kll urn . GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS LUBRICATION CHART The warranty on this tractor does not cover Spindle items that have been subjected to operator Zerk Zerk abuse or negligence . To receive full value from the warranty , operator must maintain tractor as instructed in this manual . Some • Front Wheel Wheel adjustments will need to be made periodi - Bearing Zerk " - _ Bearing cally to properly maintain your tractor . Zerk All adjustments in the Service and Adjustments section of this manual should be cheGked at least once each season . O Engine I • Once a year you should replace the spark plug , clean or replace air filter , and O A _ achment ] 0 Gear - check blades and belts for wear . A new Clutch shift spark plug and clean air filter assure Pivot ( s ) , _ ÷ , Pivots proper air - fuel mixture and help your O SAE 30 or 10w30 Motor OIL engine run better and last longer . O General Purpose GreaseEngine " BEFOREEACH USE O Refer to Maintenance " Section • Check engine oil level . IMPORTANT : Do not oil or grease the • Check brake operation . pivot points which have special nylon bear - • Check tire pressure . ings . Viscous lubricants will attract dust • Check operator presence and interlock and dirt that will shorten the life of the self - systems for proper operation . lubricating bearings . If you feel they must • Che _ ' _ kfor loose fasteners . be lubricated , use only a dry , powdered graphite type lubricant sparingly . 18
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TRACTOR IMPORTANT : To ensure proper assembly , center hole isn blade must align with Always observe safety rules when per - star on mandrel assembly . forming any maintenance . • Reassemble hex bolt , lock washer and BRAKE OPERATION flat washer in exact order as shown . If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet • Tighten bolt securely ( 27 - 35 Ft . Lbs . stopping distance at high speed in highest torque ) . gear , then brake must be adjusted . ( See Up MandrelAssembly " TO ADJUST BRAKE " in the Service and Blade Center Adjustments section of this manual ) . Hole TIRES • Maintain proper air pressure in all tires ( See = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " / on page 3 of this manual ) . _ - - - - Hex Bolt ( Grade 8 ) " • Keep tiros free of gasoline , oil , or insect control chemicals which can harm rub - * A Grade8 heat treatedbolt can be identifiedby six lineson the bolt head . ber . IMPORTANT : Blade bolt is Grade 8 heat • Avoid stumps , stones , deep ruts , sharp treated . objects and other hazards that may cause tire damage . TO SHARPEN BLADE NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent NOTE : We do not recommend sharpening flat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant blade , but if you do , be sure the blade is balanced . may be purchased from your local parts Care should be taken to keep the blade dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry balanced . An unbalanced blade will cause rot and corrosion . excessive vibration and eventual damage OPERATOR PRESENCE SYSTEM to mower and engine . Be sure that operator presence and inter - • The blade can be sharpened with a file lock systems are working properly . If your or on a grinding wheel . Do not attempt tractor does not function as described to sharpen while it is on the mower . below , repair the problem immediately . • To check blade balance , you will need a • The engine should not start unless the 5 / 8 " diameter steel bolt , pin , or a cone clutch / brake pedal is fully ndepressed balancer . ( When using a cone balancer , and attachment clutch control is i the follow the instructions supplied with bat - disengaged position . ancer ) . • When the engine is running , any • Slide blade onto an unthreaded portion attempt by the operator to leave the of the steel bolt or pin and hold the bolt seat without first setting the parking or pin parallel with the ground . If blade brake should shut off the engine . is balanced , it should remain in a hori - • When the engine is running and the zontal position . If either end of the blade attachment clutch is engaged , any moves downward , sharpen the heavy attempt by the operator to leave the end until the blade is balanced . seat should shut off the engine . NOTE : Do not use a nail for balancing • The - attachment clutch should never blade . The lobes of the center hole may operate unless the operator is in the appear to be centered , but are not . seat . Center Hole / / BLADE CARE J , For best results mower blades must be kept sharp . Replace bent or damaged blades . BLADE REMOVAL BATTERY • Raise mower to highest position to allow Your tractor has a battery charging system access to blades . which is sufficient for normal use . • Remove hex bolt , lock washer and flat However , periodic charging of the battery washer securing blade . with an automotive charger will extend its • InstaJbnew or resharpened blade with life . trailing edge up towards deck as shown . 19
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• Keep batteryand terminals clean . Check the crankcase oil level before start - • Keep battery bolts tight . ing the engine and after each eight ( 8 ) • Keep small vent holes open . hours of operation . " Tighten oil fill cap / dip - • Recharge at 6 - 10 amperes for I hour . stick securely each time you check the oil level . TO CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMINALS TO CHANGE ENGINE OIL Corrosion and dirt on the battery and ter - minals can cause the battery to " leak = Determine temperature range expected power . before oil change . All oil must meet API • Remove terminal guard . service classification SF , SG or SH . . • Disconnect BLACK battery cable first • Be sure tractor is on level surface . then RED battery cable and remove • Oil will drain more freely when warm . • Catch oil in a suitable Container . battery from tractor . • Rinse the battery with plain water and • Remove oil fill cap / dipstick . Be careful dry . not to allow dirt to enter the engine • Clean terminals and battery cable ends when changing oil . with wire brush until bright . • Remove drain plug . • Coat terminals with grease or petroleum • After oil has drained completely , replace jelly . oil drain plug and tighten securely . • Reinstall battery ( See " REPLACING • Refill engine with oil through oil fill dip - BATTERY " in the SERVICE AND stick tube . Pour slowly . Do not overfill . ADJUSTMENTS section of this manu - For approximate capacity see " PROD - al ) . UCT SPECIFICATIONS " on page 3 of V - BELTS this manual . Check V - belts for deterioration and wear • Use gauge on oil fill cap / dipstick for after 100 hours of operation and replace if checking level . Be sure dipstick cap is necessary . The belts are not adjustable . tightened securely for accurate reading . Replace belts if they begin to slip from Keep oil at " FULL " line on dipstick . wear . AIR FILTER Your engine will not run properly using a TRANSAXLE COOLING dirty air filter . Clean the foam pre - cleaner Keep transaxle free from build - up of dirt after every 25 hours of operation or every and chaff which can restrict cooling . season . Service paper cartridge every ENGINE 100 hours of operation or every season , LUBRICATION AirScreen Only use high quality detergent oil rated Oil Drain _ jj . _ with API service classification SF , SG or Plug SH . Select the oil's SAE viscosity grade according to your expected operating | em - perature . Oil FillCap / DipsEck / _ j1 - - _ SAE VISCOSIIY GRADES ' - " T - whichever occurs first . Service air cleaner more often under dusty conditions . - 2O " TEMPERATURE RANGE PJ _ FICIPATED BEFORE N _ XT OIL CHANGE • Remove knob ( s ) and cover . TO SERVICE PRE - CLEANER NOTE : Although multi - viscosity oils • Slide foam pre - cleaner off cartridge . ( 5W30 , 10W30 etc . ) improve starting in • Wash it in liquid detergent and water . cold weather , these multi - viscosity oils will • Squeeze it dry in a clean cloth . result in increased oil consumption when • Saturate it in engine oil . Wrap it in used above 32 ° F . Check your engine oil clean , absorbent cloth and squeeze to level more frequently to avoid possible remove excess oil . engine damage from running low on oil . • If very dirty or damaged , replace pre - Change the oil after every 25 hours of cleaner . operation or at least once a year if the • Reinstall pre - cleaner over cartridge . tractoLLs . not used for 25 hours in one • Reinstall cover and secure with knob ( s ) . year . 2O
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TOSERVICECARTRIDGE • Remove wing nuts and cartridge plate . • Carefully remove cartridge to prevent debris from entering carburetor . Fins • Clean cartridge by tapping gently on flat surface . If very dirty or damaged , replace cartridge . • Reinstall cartridge plate , wing nuts , pre - cleaner , cover and secure with knob ( s ) . Air Guide Cover IMPORTANT : Petroleum solvents , such ( Both Sides ) • as kerosene , are not to be used to clean the cartridge . They may cause deteriora - MUFFLER tion of the cartridge . Do not oil cartridge . Inspect and replace corroded muffler and Do not use pressurized air to clean or dry spark arrester ( if equipped ) as it could cre - cartridge . ate a fire hazard and / or damage . Cover SPARK PLUGS Knob Replace spark plugs at the beginning of Cartridge each mowing season or after every 100 Wing Nut hours of operation , whichever occurs first . Spark plug type and gap setting are Foam shown in = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " Pre - Cleaner on page 5 of this manual . Cartridge IN - LINE FUEL FILTER The fuel filter should be replaced once each season . If fuel filter becomes clogged , obstructing fuel flow to carbure - tor , replacement is required . • With engine cool , remove filter and plug CLEAN AIR SCREEN fuel line sections . Air screen must be kept free of dirt and • Place new fuel filter in position in fuel chaff to prevent engine damage from over - line with arrow pointing towards carbu - heating . Clean with a wire brush or com - retor . pressed air to remove dirt and stubbom • Be sure there are no fuel line leaks and dried gum fibers . clam . ENGINE COOLING FINS Remove any dust , dirt or oil from engine Clamp , _ , _ _ cooling fins to prevent engine damage from overheating . Air guide covers must be removed . Remove side panels and hood _ . See = TO REMOVE HOOD AND " ' M ' _ 3 " ' Fuel Filter GRILL ASSEMBLY " in the Service and Ad - justments section of this manual ) . CLEANING • Clean engine , battery , seat , finish , etc . of all foreign matter . • Keep finished surfaces and wheels free of all gasoline , oil , etc . • Protect painted surfaces with automo - tive type wax . We do not recommend using a garden hose to clean your tractor unless the elec - trical system , muffler , air filter and carbure - tor are covered to keep water out . Water in engine can result in a shortened engine life . 21
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, _ CAUTION : Before performing any service or adjustments : • Depress clutch / brake pedal fully and set parking brake . • Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) position . • Place attachment clutch in = DISENGAGED " position . • Tum ignition key " OFF " and remove key . • Make sure the blades and all moving parts have completely stopped . • Disconnect spark plug wire from spark plug and place wire where it cannot come in contact with plug . TO REMOVE MOWER ° Disconnect front links from deck by removing retainer springs . Mower will be easier to remove from the • Raise lift lever to raise suspension fight side of tractor . arms . Slide mower out from under trac - • Place attachment clutch in = DISEN - tor . GAGED " position . IMPORTANT : If an attachment other than • Move attachment lift lever forward to the mower deck is to be mounted on the lower mower to its lowest position . tractor , remove the front links . • Roll belt off engine pulley . TO INSTALL MOWER • Disconnect clutch rod from clutch lever • Raise attachment lift lever to its highest by removing retainer spring . position . • Disconnect anti - swaybar from chassis • Slide mower under tractor with dis - bracket by removing retainer spring . charge guard to fight side of tractor . • Disconnect suspension arms from rear • Lower lift lever to its lowest position . deck brackets by removing retainer • Install mower in reverse order of springs . removal instructions . Retainer Spring Suspension Arms Front Link ( Both Sides ) Springs ( Both Sides ) Retainer Spring An _ - Swaybar 22
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TO LEVEL MOWER HOUSING equal in length . Both links should be approximately 10 - 3 / 8 " . Adjust the mower while tractor is parked on level ground or driveway . Make sure • If links are not equal in length , adjust one link to same length as other link . tires are properly inflated ( See " PROD - • To lower front of mower loosen nut " E " UCT SPECIFICATIONS " on page 5 of this on both front links an equal number of manual ) . If tires are over or underinflat - tums . ed , you will not propedy adjust your • When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower mower . at front than rear , tighten nuts " P SIDE - TO - SIDE ADJUSTMENT against trunnion on both front links . - . Raise mower to its highest position . • To raise front of mower , loosen nut " P • At the midpoint of beth sides of mower , from trunnion on beth front links . measure height from bettom edge of Tighten nut " E " on both front links an mower to ground . Distance " A " on both equal number of tums . sides of mower should be the same or • When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower within 1 / 4 " of each other . at front than rear , tighten nut " P against • If adjustment is necessary , make adjust - trunnion on both front links . ment on one side of mower only . • Recheck side - to - side adjustment . • To raise one side of mower , tighten lift Mandrel link adjustment nut on that side . • To lower one side of mower , loosen lift link adjustment nut on that side . NOTE : Each full tum of adjustment nut will change mower height about 1 / 8 " . • Recheck measurements after adjusting . Bottom _ Bottom Both Front Links Should be Equal in Length o , ( _ Suspension Nut " E " Nut " P . DO FRONT - TO - BACK ADJUSTMENT IMPORTANT : Deck must be level side - to - Front Links side . If - t _ following front - to - back adjust - TO REPLACE MOWER BLADE DRIVE ment is necessary , be sure to adjust both front links equally so mower will stay BELT ( See Illustration Next Page ) level side - to - side . The mower blade drive belt may be To obtain the best cutting results , the replaced without tools . Park the tractor on mower housing should be adjusted so that level surface . Engage parking brake . the front is approximately 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " BELT REMOVAL - lower than the rear when the mower is in • Remove mower from tractor ( See " TO its highest position • REMOVE MOWER " in this section of Check adjustment on right side of tractor . this manual ) . Measure distance " D " directly in front and • Work belt off both mandrel pulleys and behind the mandrel at bottom edge of idler pulleys . mower housing as shown . • Pull belt away from mower . • Befm ' _ making any necessary adjust - ments , check that both front links are 23
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BELTINSTALLATION - • Make sure belt is in all pulley grooves • Install new belt in reverse order of and inside all belt guides . • Install mower in reverse order of removal . removal instructions . Mandrel Idler Pulley Pulleys Mandrel Pulley TO ADJUST BRAKE TO REPLACE MOTION DRIVE BELT Your tractor is equipped with an adjustable Park the tractor on level surface . Engage brake system which is mounted on the parking brake . For assistance , there is a right side of the transaxle . belt installation guide decal on bottom side of left footrest . If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet stopping distance at high speed in high - • Remove mower ( See " TO REMOVE est gear , then brake must be adjusted . MOWER " in this section of this manual . ) • Depress clutch / brake pedal and engage • Remove belt from stationary idler and parking brake . clutching idler . • Pull belt slack toward rear of tractor . • Measure distance between brake oper - ating arm and nut " A " on brake rod . Remove belt upwards from transaxle • If distance is other than 1 - 1 / 2 " , loosen pulley by deflecting belt keepers . • Pull belt toward front of tractor and jam nut and turn nut " A " until distance becomes 1 - 1 / 2 " . Refightenjam nut remove downwards from around engine against nut " A " . pulley . • Road test tractor for proper stopping • Install new belt by reversing above pro - cedure . distance as stated above . Readjust if necessary . If stopping distance is still greater than six ( 6 ) feet in highest gear , Engine further maintenance is necessary . Pulley _ Contact your nearest authorized ser - Clutching _ _ i vice , enter . Idler MI With Parking Brake " Engaged " Stationary I _ " Idler I , _ Transaxle _ . I - l ' - Nut " A " Pulley I _ am Nut oO _ Operating Ann 24
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TRANSAXLE SHIFTER LINKAGE AND • Replace washers and snap retaining ADJUSTMENT ring securely in axle groove . The transaxle should be in neutral when • Replace axle cover . NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent the gear shift lever is in the neutral ( N ) flat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant ( lock gate ) poslUon . _ The adjustment is preset at the factory ; however , if adjust - may be purchased from your local parts ment is needed , proceed as follows : dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry rot and corrosion . • Make sure transaxle is in neutral ( N ) . • Loosen two Iocknuts on tie rod . • Tum center rod untilgearshift lever falls Washers into neutral lock gate on fender console . • Tighten Iocknutssecurely . Retaining Ring I Gate Axle Cover Square Key ( Rear Wheel Only ) Locknuts TO START ENGINE WITH A WEAK BATTERY ACAUTION : Lead - acid batteries gener - ate explosive gases . Keep sparks , flame and smoking materials away from batter - ies . Always wear eye protection when around batteries . Transaxle If your battery is too weak to start the engine , it should be recharged . ( See " BATTERY " in the MAINTANCE section of this manual ) . If " jumper cables " are used for emergency starting , follow this procedure : TO ADJUST STEERING WHEEL ALIGN - IMPORTANT : Your tractor Is equipped MENT with a 12 volt negative grounded system . If steering wheel crossbars are not hori - The other vehicle must also be a 12 volt zontal ( left to right ) when wheels are posi - negative grounded system . Do not use tioned straight forward , remove steering your tractor battery to start other vehicles . wheel and reassemble per instructions in TO ATTACH JUMPER CABLES - the Assembly section of this manual . • Connect each end of the RED cable to FRO _ IT - WHEEL TOE - IN / CAMBER the POSITIVE ( + ) terminal of each bat - The front wheel toe - in and camber are not tery , taking care not to short against adjustable on your tractor . 4f damage has chassis . occurred to affect the front wheel toe - in or • Connect one end of the BLACK cable to camber , contact your nearest authorized the NEGATIVE ( - ) terminal of fully service center . charged battery . TO REMOVE WHEEL FOR REPAIRS • Connect the other end of the BLACK • Block up axle securely . cable to good CHASSIS GROUND , • Remove axle cover , retaining ring and away from fuel tank and battery . washers to allow wheel removal ( rear TO REMOVE CABLES , REVERSE wheel contains a square key - Do not ORDER - lose ) . • Repair tire and reassemble . • BLACK cable first from chassis and • _ jtrear wheels only : align grooves in then from the fully charged battery . rear wheel hub and axle . Insert square • RED cable last from both batteries . key . 25
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INTERLOCKS AND RELAYS Loose or damaged wiring may cause your tractor to run poorly , stop running , or pre - vent it from starting . L . H . PPanei - l - - 711 , " • Check wiring . See electrical wiring dia - gram in the Repair Parts section of this Bolt manual . TO REPLACE FUSE Replace with 30 amp automotive - type REPLACING BA'n'ERY plug - in fuse . The fuse holder is located behind the dash . ACAUTION : Do not short battery termi - nals by allowing a wrench or any other TO REMOVE HOOD AND GRILL object to contact both terminals at the ASSEMBLY same time . Before connecting battery , • Raise hood . remove metal bracelets , wristwatch • Unsnap headlight wire connector . bands , rings , etc . • Stand in front of tractor . Grasp hood at Positive terminal must be connected first sides , tilt toward engine and lift off of to prevent sparking from accidental tractor . grounding . • To replace , reverse above procedures . • Lift hood to raised position . • Remove terminal guard . • Disconnect BLACK battery cable then RED battery cable and carefully remove battery from tractor . • Install new battery with terminals in same position as old battery . • Reinstall terminal guard . • First connect RED battery cable to posi - tive ( + ) battery terminal with hex bolt ENGINE and keps nut as shown . Tighten secure - ly . Maintenance , repair , or replacement of the emission control devices and systems , • Connect BLACK grounding cable to which are being done at the customers negative ( - ) battery terminal with expense , may be performed by any non - remaining hex bolt and keps nut . road engine repair establishment or indi - Tighten vidual . Warranty repairs must be per - securely . • Close terminal access doors . formed by an authorized engine manufac - turer's service Outlet . • Close hood . TO ADJUST THROTTLE CONTROL Hex CABLE Terminal = - : Access The throttle control has been preset at the factory and adjustment should not be nec - essary . Check adjustment as described below before loosening cable . If adjust - ment is necessary , proceed as follows : Terminal • With engine not running , move throttle Guard control lever to fast position . • Check that swivel is against side of TO REPLACE HEADLIGHT BULB quarter circle . If it is not , loosen cable • Raise hood . clamp screw and pull cable back until • Pull bulb holder out of the hole in the swivel is against quarter circle . Tighten cable clamp screw securely . backside of the grill . TO ADJUST CHOKE CONTROL • Replace bulb in holder and push bulb hold _ = _ ' securely back into the hole in the The choke control has been preset at the backside of the grill . factory and adjustment should not be nec - • Close hood . essary . Check adjustment as described 26
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then tum out ( counterclockwise ) 1 - 1 / 4 belowbeforelooseningcable , ffadjust - to 1 - 1 / 2 turns . mentis necessary , proceedasfollows : • With engine not running , move choke FINAL SETTING - control ( located on dash panel ) to full • Start engine and allow to warm for five choke position . minutes . Make final adjustments with • Remove air cleaner cover , filter and car - engine running and shift / motion control tddge plate to expose carburetor choke lever in neutral ( N ) position . ( see = AIR FILTER " in the Customer • With throttle control lever in slow posi - Responsibilities section of this manual ) . tion , hold throttle lever against idle • - Choke should be closed . If it is not , speed screw and adjust idle speed loosen casing clamp screw and move screw to obtain 1200 to 1400 RPM . choke cable until choke is completely • While still holding throttle lever against closed . Tighten casing clamp screw se - idle speed screw , tum idle mixture curely . screw in ( clockwise ) until engine begins • Reassemble air cleaner . to die and then turn out ( counterclock - TO ADJUST CARBURETOR wise ) until engine runs rough . Tum The carburetor has been preset at the fac - screw to a point midway between those tory and adjustment should not be neces - two positions . Clamp • Continue to hold throttle lever against idle speed screw and adjust idle speed Quarter Circle screw to obtain 900 to 1200 RPM . Re - lease throttle lever . ldle Speed rew Idle Mixture Screw Throttle Lever Choke CI _ Idle Speed c , s , ni , Screw Throttle Screw _ Choke Lever IdleMixture sary . However , minor adjustment may be ACCELERATION TEST - required to compensate for differences in • Move throttle control lever from slow to fuel , temperature , altitude or load . If the fast position . If engine hesitates or dies , carburetor does need adjustment , proceed turn idle mixture screw out ( counter - as follows : clockwise ) 118 turn . Repeat test and In general , - tuming the mixture screw in continue to adjust , if necessary , until ( clockwise ) decreases the supply of fuel to engine accelerates smoothly . the engine giving a leaner fuel / sir mixture . High speed stop is factory adjusted . Do Turning the mixture screw out ( counter - not adjust - damage may result . clockwise ) increases the supply of fuel to IMPORTANT : Never tamper with the the engine giving a richer fuel / air mixture . engine governor , which is factory set for IMPORTANT : Damage to the needles and proper engine speed . Overspeeding the the seats in carburetor may result if screw engine above the factory high speed set - is turned in too tight . ting can be dangerous . If you think the PRELIMINARY SETTING - engine - governed high speed needs • Be sure you have a clean air filter , and adjusting , contact your nearest authorized the throttle control cable and choke are service center / department , which has adjusted properly ( see above ) . proper equipment and experience to make • WiffT _ ngine off turn idle mixture screw any necessary adjustments . in ( clockwise ) closing it finger tight and 27
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fuels ( called gasohol or using ethanol or Immediately prepare your tractor for stor - methanol ) can attract moisture which age atthe end of the season or if the trac - leads to separation and formation of acids tor will not be used for 30 days or more . during storage . Acidic gas can damage the _ . CAUTION : Never store the tractor with fuel system of an engine while in storage . gasoline in the tank inside a building • Drain the fuel tank . where fumes may reach an open flame or • Start the engine and let it run until the spark . Allow the engine to c0ol before stor - fuel lines and carburetor are empty . ing in any enclosure . • Never use engine or carburetor cleaner TRACTOR products in the fuel tank or permanent Remove mower from tractor for winter damage may occur . • Use fresh fuel next season . storage . This will allow you to clean it thor - NOTE : Fuel stabilizer is an acceptable oughly . Remove all dirt , grease , leaves , altemative in minimizing the formation of etc . Store in a clean , dry area . fuel gum deposits during storage . Add sta - • Clean entire tractor ( See = CLEANING " in the Maintenance section of this manual ) . bilizer to gasoline in fuel tank or storage container . Always follow the mix ratio • Inspect and replace belts , if necessary found on stabilizer container . Run engine ( See belt replacement instructions in the at least 10 minutes after adding stabilizer Service and Adjustments section of this to allow the stabilizer to reach the carbure - manual ) . • Lubricate as shown in the Maintenance tor . Do not drain the gas tank and carbure - section of this manual . tor if using fuel stabilizer . • Be sure that all nuts , bolts and screws ENGINE OIL are securely fastened . Inspect moving Drain oil ( with engine warm ) and replace parts for damage , breakage and wear . with clean engine oil . ( See " ENGINE " in Replace if necessary . the Maintenance section of this manual ) . • Touch up all rusted or chipped paint sur - faces ; sand lightly before painting . CYLINDER ( S ) • Remove spark plug ( s ) . BA'n'ERY • Pour one ounce of oil through spark • Fully charge the battery for storage . plug hole ( s ) into cylinder ( s ) . • After a period of time in storage , battery • Turn ignition key to = START " position for may require recharging . a few seconds to distribute oil • To help prevent corrosion and power • Replace with new spark plug ( s ) . leakage during long periods of storage , OTHER battery cables should be disconnected and battery cleaned thoroughly ( see = TO • Do not store gasoline from one season CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMINALS " in to another . the Maintenance section of this manual ) . • Replace your gasoline can if it starts to • After _ cleaning , leave cables disconnect - rust . Rust and / or dirt in your gasoline ed and place cables where they cannot will cause problems . come in contact with battery terminals . • If possible , store your tractor indoors • If battery is removed from tractor for and cover it to give protection from dust and dirt . storage , do not store battery directly on concrete or damp surfaces . • Cover your tractor with a suitable pro - tective cover that does not retain mois - ENGINE ture . Do not use plastic . Plastic cannot FUEL SYSTEM breathe , which allows condensation to iMPORTANT : It is important to prevent . form and cause your tractor to rust . gum deposits from forming in essential fuel iMPORTANT : Never cover tractor while system parts such as carburetor , fuel filter , engine and exhaust areas are still warm . fuel hose , or tank during storage . Also , experience indicates that alcohol blended 28
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION • Out of fuel . • Will not start Fill fuel tank , See " TO START ENGINE " in • Engine not " CHOKED " • properly . Operation section . • Engine flooded . Wait several minutes before attempting to start . • Bad spark plug . • Replace spark plug . • Dirty air filter . • Clean / replace air filter . • Dirty fuel filter . Replace fuel filter . • Water in fuel . Drain fuel tank and carbure - tor , refilltank with fresh gasoline and replace fuel fil - ter . Loose or damaged wiring . • Check all wiring . Carburetor out of adjust - • See " To Adjust Carburetor " ment . in Service and Adjustments section . Engine valves out of • Contact an authorized ser - adjustment . vice center , Hard to start Dirty air filter . • Clean / replace air filter . Bad spark plug . • Replace spark plug . Weak or dead battery . • Recharge or replace battery . Dirty fuel filter . ° Replace fuel filter . Stale or dirty fuel . • Drain fuel tank and refill with fresh gasoline . Loose or damaged wiring . • Check all wiring . Carburetor out of adjust - • See " To Adjust Carburetor " merit . in Service and Adjustments section . Contact an authorized ser - Engine valves out of ° vice center . adjustment . Engine will not turn Clutch / brake pedal not Depress clutch / brake pedal . over depressed . Attachment clutch is • Disengage attachment clutch . engaged . Weak or dead battery . • Recharge or replace battery . Blown fuse . Replace fuse . Corroded battery termi - ° Clean battery terminals . nals . Loose or damaged wiring . - Check all wiring . Faulty ignition switch . Check / replace ignition switch . Faulty solenoid or starter . • Check / replace solenoid or starter . Contact an authorized ser - Faulty operator presence ° vice center . switch ( es ) . Engine clicks but Weak or dead battery . • Recharge or replace battery . will not start Corroded battery termi - ° Clean battery terminals . rials . 29
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART ; CORRECTION PROBLEM CAUSE i • Loose or damaged widng . • Check all wiring . Engine clicks but ! - Faulty solenoid or starter . I • Check / replace solenoid or will not start ( con - starter . rd ) • Cuffing too much • Set in " Higher Cut " posi - Loss of power tion / reduce speed . grass / too fast . • Adjust throttle control . • Throttle in = CHOKE " posi - tion . • Clean underside of mower • Build - up of grass , leaves and trash under mower . housing . • Dirty air filter . • Clean / replace air filter . • Low oil level / dirty oil . • Check oil level / change oil . • Faulty spark plug . • Clean and regap or change spark plug . • I _ irty fuel filter . • Replace fuel filter . • Drain fuel tank and refill with • Stale or dirty fuel . fresh gasoline . • Water in fuel . • Drain fuel tank and carbure - tor , refill tank with fresh gaso - line and replace fuel filter . • Spark plug wire loose . • Connect and tighten spark plug wire . • Dirty engine air • Clean engine air screen / fins . screen / fins . • Dirty / clogged muffler . • Clean / replace muffler . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Check all wiring . • Carburetor out of adjust - • See " To Adjust Carburetor " in ment . Service and Adjustments section . • Contact an authorized ser - • Engine valves out of vice center . adjustment . Excessive vibration • Wom , bent or loose blade . • Replace blade . Tighten blade bolt . • Bent blade mandrel . • Replace blade mandrel . • Loose / damaged part ( s ) . • Tighten loose part ( s ) . Replace damaged parts . • Faulty operator - safety • Check wiring , switches and Engine Continues to connections . If not run when operator presence control system . leaves seat with at - corrected , contact an autho - rized service center . tachment clutch engaged Poor cut - uneven • Worn , bent or loose blade . • Replace blade . Tighten blade bolt . • Level mower deck . • Mower deck not level . • Clean underside of mower • Buildup of grass , leaves , and trash under mower . housing . • Bent blade mandrel . • Replace blade mandrel . • Clean around mandrels to • Clogged mower deck vent open vent holes . holes from buildup of 3O
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TROUBLESHOOTINGCHART CORRECTION PROBLEM CAUSE Poorcut - uneven grass , leaves , and trash around mandrels . ( coot'd ) • Obstruction in clutch • Remove obstruction . Mower blades will not rotate mechanism . • Worn / damaged mower • Replace mower drive belt . drive belt . • Frozen idler pulley . • Replace idler pulley . o Frozen blade mandrel . • Replace blade mandrel . • Place throttle control in Poor grass dis - • Engine speed too slow . = FAST " position . charge • Travel speed too fast . • Shift to slower speed . • Wet grass . • Allow grass to dry before mowing . • Mower deck not level . ; • Level mower deck . • Low / uneven tire air pres - • Check tires for proper air sure . pressure . • Worn , bent or loose blade . • Replace / sharpen blade . Tighten blade bolt . • Clean underside of mower • Buildup of grass , leaves and trash under mower . housing . • Mower drive belt worn . • Replace mower drive belt . • Blades improperly • Reinstall blades sharp edge installed . down . • Improper blades used . • Replace with blades listed in this manual . • Clean around mandrels to • Clogged mower deck vent holes from buildup of open vent holes . grass , leaves , and trash around mandrels . • Switch is " OFP . • Turn switch " ON " . Headlight ( s ) not working ( if so • Bulb ( s ) burned out . • Replace bulb ( s ) . equipped ) • Faulty light switch . • Check / replace light switch . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Check wiring and connections . • Blown fuse . • Replace fuse . Batte _ will not • Bad battery cell ( s ) . • Replace battery . • Poor cable connections . • Check / clean all connections . charge • Faulty regulator ( if so • Replace regulator . equipped ) . • Replace alternator . • Faulty alternator . • Move throttle control to Engine " backfires " • Engine throttle control not set at " SLOW " when turning " SLOW " position and allow to idle for 30 seconds before engine " OFP position for 30 seconds before stopping engine . stopping engine . 31
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 ELECTRICAL / i / - / r 32
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 ELECTRICAL KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 163465 Battery 12 VOLT 25AMP 2 74760412 Bolt Hex Hd 1 / 4 - 20uncx 3 / 4 8 7603J Case Battery 10 145211 Bolt , Btr Front 1 / 4o20x 7.1 / 2 11 15019 HolddownBattery FrontMount 12 145769 Nut , Push NylonBatteryFront 1 / 4 16 153664 Switch , IntodockPush - In 19 Std551125 Washer Lock 1 / 4 20 73350400 NutJam Hex 1 / 4 - 20 Unc 21 147430 Harness LightSocket0NI4152j ) 22 4152J BulbUght # 1156 24 4799J Cable Battery 25 146148 Cable Battery 26 108824X Fuse 27 73510400 Nut Keps Hex 1 / 4 - 20 Unc 29 145491 Cable Ground 29 121305X Switch Seat 30 140301 Switch Ign4 Position 31 124211X Nut Igni _ on 32 141226 Cover IgnitionSwitch 33 109310X Key MoldedCraftsman 40 156442 Harness Ign 41 71110408 Bolt BII _ FinHex 1 / 4 - 20 Uncx 1 / 2 42 131563 Cover Terminal 43 145673 Solenoid 44 73640400 Nut Keps BIkHex 1 / 4 - 20 Unc 45 121433X Ammeter Rectangular6 Amp 52 141940 Protection Wire Loop 55 17490508 Screw Thdrol 5 / 16 - 18 x 1 / 2 70 140413 Hamess Engine B & S 14OHV NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgivein U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 33
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES 28 12 53 55 7 31 37 54 23 6O 34
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 160392 ChassisAssembly 2 140356 Drawbar 3 17490612 Screw , Thd . Roll . 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 4 STD551025 Washer 13 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 16 Gauge 5 155272 BumperHood / Dash 9 161917X013 Dash 10 STD533710 Bolt , Can'lage 3 / 8 - 16 x3 / 4 11 155927 Panel , Dash , LH . 12 145660 ClipTinnerrnenGdlleP / L 13 155936 Panel , Dash , R . H . 14 17490608 ScrewThdml 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 2 17 144983X558 Hood Assembly 18 126938X Bumper Hood 20 156437 Plate Mtg Batterj Fuel Tank 23 124028X Bushing , Snap , Nylon , Fuel Line 25 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12Gauge 26 STD541437 Looknut , Hex , with Insert3 / 8 - 16 Unc 28 145198X558 Gdllew / ClipsMS - 558 29 155217 Lens , Grille 30 151287X558 Fend / Ftrest 31 139976 Bracket , Fender Support 37 17490508 Screw Thdrot 5 / 16 - 18 x 1 / 2 38 139886 Pivot BracketAssembly , L . H . 39 139887 Pivot BracketAssemhiy , R . H . 51 73800400 Nut Lockw / Insert 1 / 4 - 20 UNC 52 19091416 Washer 9 / 32 x 7 / 8 x 16 Ga . 53 145201 Bracket GfillaPickoffLH 54 161464 Screw Hsx Wshd 8 - 18 x 7 / 8 55 145202 Bracket GdllePickoffRH 57 STD522507 Bolt , Fin Hex 114 - 20UNC x . 75 58 140547 Air Duct P / L 18HP B & S Opp . Twin 60 STD533707 Bolt Rdhd Sqnk3 / 8 - . 16 UNC x 3 / 4 64 154798 Dash LowerSTLT 74 STD541437 Nut Crownlock 3 / 8 - 16 UNC 140 158418 BracketSuspensionFront Plate ReinforcementSTLT 142 156095 143 154966 Bracket SwaybarChassis 144 154207 BracketPnt FootrestSTLT 145 156524 Rod PivotChassis / Hood NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgive inU . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 35
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 GROUND DRIVE S7 _ 149 _ - 150 48 150 51 36
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 GROUND DRIVE KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION I . . . . . . . . Transaxle ( See Breakdown ) 52 STD541431 Nut Crown Lock 5 / 16 - 18 UNC Dana 4360 - 122 53 105710X Unk . Clutch 2 146682 Spring , Retum , Brake 55 105709X Swing . Clutch Return 3 123666X Pulley , Transmde 56 STD523712 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 4 12000028 Ring , Retainer 57 160855 V - Belt , Ground Drive 5 121520X Strap , Torque 58 127274X Keeper , Bell R . H . 6 17490512 Screw , Tnd . , Roll . 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 59 140312 Keeper , Belt , Center Span 8 154792 Rod ShifterFender STLT 61 17490612 Screw , Thd . , Roll . 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 10 STD561210 Pin , Cotter 62 8883R Cover , Pedal 11 105701X Washer , Shift Plate 63 140186 Pulley , Engine 13 74550412 Bolt 114 - 28UNF W / Patch Gr . 8 64 71170764 Boll Hex Head , Fin . 14 STD551125 Washer 7 / 16 - 20 x 4 Grade 5 15 74490544 Bolt , Hex Flghd 5 / 16 - 18 Gr . 5 65 STD551143 Washer 18 STD523710 Bolt FinHex 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 1 . 66 154778 Keeper , Belt , Engine , Fool - Gr 5 Proof 19 STD541437 Nut 70 134683 Guide , Mower DriveBell R . H . 21 106933X Knob 72 19132012 Washer 13 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 12 Ga . 22 130804 Rod , Brake 74 109502X Spacer , Axle 24 STD541237 Nut 75 121749X Washer 25 / 32 x 1ol / 4 x 16 Ga . 25 106888X Spring , Brake Rod 76 STD581075 E - Ring 26 STD551037 Washer 77 t23583X Key , Square 2.0 x . 1845 / . 1865 27 STD561210 Pin 78 121748X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 8 x 16 28 145204 Rod , ParkingBrake Gauge 29 124236X Cap , Parking Brake , Red 80 160783 Arm , Shift 30 130807 Bracket , Transaxle 81 161077 Shaft Assembly 31 127275X Keeper , Belt , LH . 82 123782X Spring , Torsion 32 STD523107 Bolt 83 19171216 Washer 17 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 16 Ga . 34 155071 Shaft Assembly , Foot Pedal 84 145643 " he Rod 35 120183X Bearing , Nylon 85 150360 Nut , Nylock 36 STD551062 Washer 86 157480 Bushing Roll Pin 87 19212016 Washer 37 STD571810 38 123674X Pulley , Idler , Flat 88 12000008 E - Ring 39 STD523727 Bolt 89 158391 Console , Shift , STLT 40 4470J Spacer , Split . 395 x . 59 90 124346X Nut , Selt - Thding , Wsh Hd 1 / 4 41 154777 Keeper , Belt , Idler Fool - Proof 112 19091210 Washer 9 / 32 x3 / 4 x 10 Gauge 42 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Ga . 116 72110610 Bolt Rdhd Sqneck 3 / 8 - 16 x 1.25 47 127783 Pulley , Idler , V - Groove , Plastic 148 159103 Spacer 48 154407 BellcrankClutchGmd Dr / Sit 149 122052X Spacer Retainer PM Mower 49 123205X Retainer , Belt 150 150935 BushingNylonCotierod Bolt 151 19133210 Washer 13 / 32 x 2 x 10 Ga . 50 - - STD523715 51 STD541437 Nut CrownLock 3 / 8 - 16 UNC NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgive inU . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 37
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TRACTOR " " MODEL HUMBER 917.270810 STEERING ASSEMBLY _ ' _ 4 _ 38
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 STEERING ASSEMBLY KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 139768 SteedngWheel 2 154427 AxleAssemblySTMP Dropped STL 3 156483 SpindleAssembly , LH . 4 157473 SpindleAssembly , FLH . 5 6266H Bearing , Race , Thrust , Hardened 6 121748X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 8 x 16 Gauge 7 19272016 Washer 27 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16 Gauge 8 12000029 Ring , Klip 9 3366R Beadng , SteeringColumn 10 156438 DmglinkExtendedStamped 11 STD551137 Washer , Lock 13 154779 BeadngAxle STLT / GT 15 73901000 Nut , Lock , Flange 5 / 8 - 11 UNC 17 156546 ShaftAssembly , Steering 18 57079 Washer , Thrust . 515 x . 750 x . 033 19 124035X Support , Shaft 20 126684X Washer , Shim 1 / 4 x 5 / 8 x . 062 22 71200410 Screw , Hex Socket 1 / 4 - 20 x 5 / 8 23 127501 PittmanShaftAssembly 25 154406 Bracket , Steering 26 126847X Bushing , Link , Drag 27 136874 Gear , Sector 28 19131416 Washer 13 / 32 x 7 / 8 x 16 Gauge 29 17490612 Screw , Thd . , Roll . 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 30 STD561210 Pin 32 130465 Rod , " fie 36 155099 Bushing , Steering Screw 37 152927 38 139769 Insert , Steenng Wheel 39 19133808 Washer 13 / 32x 2 - 3 / 8 x 8 Gauge 40 STD541537 GripcoNut 41 100711L Adaptor , SteedngWheel 42 145054 Boot , SteeringShaft 43 121749X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16 Gauge 44 153720 ExtensionShaft Steedng LR . LT 46 121232X Cap , Spindle 47 6855M Fitting , Grease 51 STD541431 Nut LockHex w / Ins . 5 / 16 - 18 UNC Bolt FinHex 5 / 16 - 18 UNC x 1 - 1 / 4 54 74780520 62 156594 KitSteedngAsm Service 63 STD523710 Bolt , FinHex 3 / 6 - 16 UNC x 1 Gr 5 65 154780 SpacerAxle 66 154404 BearingArmPittman 67 74781044 Bolt , Fin Hex 5 / 8 - 11 UNC x 2 - 3 / 4 68 154429 Axle , Brace NOTE : All componentdimensionsgivenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 39
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 ENGINE 2 _ 15 _ 3 1 38 ' _ 25 81 _ " _ " 26 17 _ _ 16 _ 17 12 ' I : 31 _ ' _ 33 I 29 / OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT _ _ , , _ " " 4 Spark Arrester 35 40
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.27081.0 ENGINE KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 162152 Control , Throt Paddle32 22 2 17720410 Screw , Hex Thd Cut 1 / 4 - 20 x 5 / 8 3 Engine , B & S , ( See Breakdown ) No . 42E707 - 2631 - El 4 149723 MufflerExhaust 5 144069 ExhaustAsm . Left 6 144068 ExhaustAsm . Right 7 138129 Clamp Tube Double Engine 8 150176 Bolt 5 / 16 - 18unc x 3 / 4 WiSems 10 145552 Heat ShieldLt 11 STD551125 Washer Lock Hvy . Helical 1 / 4 12 STD522507 Bolt Fin Hex 1 / 4 13 272250 Gasket , Muffler 14 13280336 Nipple , Pipe 4 - 1 / 2 15 13200300 Elbow , Standard 90 ° , 3 _ - 18 NPT 16 STD561237 Washer Lock Ext Tooth3 / 8 17 17490624 Screw Thdrol3 / 8 - 15x1 - 1 / 2 Tytt 23 159880 Shield , Brn / Dbr Guard 25 145996 Control Choke 26 73920600 Nut Keps 3 / 8 - 24 Unf 27 152927 Screw " FI - # 10 - 32 x 5 x 3 / 8 Flange 29 137180 Arrestor . Spark 31 157103 Tank , Fuel 32 161696 Cap Fuel Guage 33 123487X Clamp , Hose 34 106082X Spacer Pad 35 17490512 Screw Thdrol5 / 16 - 18 x 3 - 4 Tyt 37 8543R Line , Fuel 38 Plug , Oil Drain ( Order FromEngineManufacturer ) 39 109227 ) ( Pad Idler 40 3645J Bushing 41 139277 Stem Tank Fuel 81 128861 Nut Range 114 - 20StarterNut NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiveninU . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 41
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TRACTOR ; - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 SEAT ASSEMBLY KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 140123 Seat3350 Blk / blkCraftsman 13 121248X BushingSnap BIk Ny150 ld 2 140551 BoltRdhdSht Nk 1 / 4 - 20x1 - 1 / 2 BracketPnt PivQtSeat ( blk ) 14 72050412 3 STD523710 BoltFinHex 3 / 8 - 16uricX 1 15 134300 SpacerSpFJ2t8 X 96 Zinc 4 19131610 Washer13 / 32 X 3 / 4 X 10 Ga 16 121250X SpringOprsn 1 27 BIk Pnt 5 145006 ClipPush In Hinged 17 123976X NutLock 114Lge Fig Gr 5 Zinc 6 STD541437 Nut Hex Lockw / lns3 / 8 - 16 Unc 21 153236 BoltShoulder5 / 16 - 18 Uns - 2A 7 124181X NutHex Lockw / Ins 5 / 16 - 18 SpringSeatCprsn2 250 BIkZi 22 STD541431 8 17490616 Washer17 / 32 X 1 - 3 / 16 X 12 Ga . ScrewThdml3 / 8 - 16 X 1 Ty - tt 24 19171912 9 19131614 Washer13 / 32 X 1 X 14 Ga 25 127018X Bolt Shoulder5 / 16 - 18 X 62 1o 155925 Pan PntSeat ( blk ) 11 120068X Knob Seat 1 / 2 - 13 Uric BIk NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiven in U . S . inch - esl inch = 25.4 mm 12 121246X BracketPUtMountingSwitch 42
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• TRACTOR - - MODEl . NUMBER 917.270810 DECALS 11 13 15 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION Decal , V - Belt Dr Sch Tractor " t 156439 Dec . at , Fender Danger Seam 13 146046 Decal , Mower DriveSchematic 2 273503 Decal , Engine B & S 15 160396 Decal , BatteryDiehard Sears 3 163200 Decal , Hood , R . H . Craftsman 19 138047 Decal , DeckMower EZ3 4 163202 Decal , Hood , L . H . Craftsman 20 163203 Mulching 5 163207 Decal , Fender SD . Wht . Decal , Battery Rad / 6Sp 42 " 22 149516 Decal , Uft Handle 6 133644 Decal , Maintenance . . 138311 Pad FootrestLH STLT 7 163259 Decal , Panel Dash B & S 19.5 - - 154515 Pad FootrestRH SILT Turbo - - 154516 9 163204 Decal , Fender , CraftsmanGold - - 163462 Owner's Manual , English Owner'sManual , Spanish 11 156368 Decal , Fender STL'r Oper Inst - - 163463 FJS PART KEY NO . NO . DESCRIPTION WHEELS & TIRES I 59192 ValveCap , " _ m 2 65139 Stem , Valve 3 106222X Tire , Front 4 59904 Tube , FrontTire ( Not Provided , Service Item Only ) 4,10 5 106732X427 Rim , Front 7 6 278H F'r ( tingG , rease ( FrontWheel On _ y ) 7 9040H Bearing , Flange ( FrontWheel 11 Only ) 8 I06108X427 Rim , Rear 9 12ZO82X Tire , Rear 7152J Tube , Rear " 13re 10 ( Not Provided , Service Item Only ) 11 104757X Cap , Axle 144334 _ eeVant , " I _ re10 OZ . NOTE : Allcomponentdimensions givenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 43
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 LIFT ASSEMBLY 28 27 23 4 5 49 3O l ! i 3 13 \ 6 6 5 13 19 2O 13 13 _ 31 . 1 , J / 32 7 44
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TRACTOR ' - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 LIFT ASSEMBLY KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 159460 tilt Lever Inner WireAssembly 2 159471 ShaftAssembly , Lift 3 105767X Pin , Groove 4 12 ( XXXX ) 2 E - Ring 5 19211621 Washer 21 / 32 x I x 21 Gauge 6 120183X Bearing , Nylon 7 125631X Grip , Handle , Fluted 8 122365X Button , Plunger , Red 11 139865 Link , Lift , LH . 12 139866 Link , Uft , R . H . 13 STD624008 RetainerSpring 15 127218 Unk , Front 16 73350800 Nut , Hex , Jam 1 / 2 - 13 UNC 17 130171 Trunnion 18 73680800 NutLock 1 / 2 - 13 UNC 19 139868 Arm , Suspension , Rear 20 STD524008 RetainerSpring 23 110807X Nut , Special 24 19131016 Washer 13 / 32 x 5 / 6 × 16Gauge 25 2876H Spring 26 76020308 Pin , Cotter 3 / 32 x 1 / 2 27 126971X Rod , Adjust , Uft 28 73350600 Nut , Hex , Jam 3 / 8 - 16 UNC 29 138057 Knob , Inf . 3 / 8 - 16 30 150233 Trunnion , InfHeight 31 140302 Bearing , Pvt , Uft Special 32 73540600 Nut , Crownlock 3 / 8 - 24 49 145212 Nut Range Lock 50 110452X Nut Push Phos & Oil NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiveninU . S . inches 1 inch = 25A mm 45
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TRACTOR . - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 MOWER DECK " _ 132 73 71 36 103 105 106 58 17 21 22 113 111 16 118 " 28 " 29 18 13 _ 46
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 MOWER DECK KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 144393 Mower DeckAssembly , 42 " 56 122052X Spacer , Retainer 2 S'rD533107 Bolt 58 140086 Spring , To . on Brakes 3 138017 BracketAssembly , Sway Bar , 59 141043 Guard , TUV Idler Front 67 162113 Knob Custom Oval 4 138440 BracketAssembly , Sway Bar 68 144200 V - Belt 5 STD624008 Retainer Spdng 71 142427 Rod , Clutch , Primary , with Nibs 6 130832 Ann , Suspension , Rear 72 131870 Spring , Return 8 850857 Bolt , Hex 3 / 8 - 24 x 1.25 73 127847 Ann , Clutch , Secondary Grade 8 74 121748X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 8 x 16 9 STD551137 Washer , Lock Gauge 10 140296 Washer , Hardened 75 12000029 Ring _ , 11 134149 Blade , Mulching 76 128903 Bolt , Shoulder 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 1.44 12 129895 Bearing , Ball 13 137645 ShaftAssembly , Mandrel , 77 127845 Keeper , Spdng Vented ( IncludesKey 78 160570 LeverAsm . Clutch Pd PIm Number 12 ) S11 . T 14 128774 Housing , Mandrel , Vented 79 127498 Bushing , Large , Brass 15 110485X Beadng , Ball , Mandrel 80 153701 Spring , Mower Clutch 16 140329 Stripper , Vented Mower Dock 81 73350600 Nut , FlexJam 3 / 8 - 16 Unc 17 72110610 Bolt , Carriage 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 82 142028 Trunnion , Adj . 18 72140505 Bolt , Carriage 5 / 16 - 18 x 5 / 8 83 120958X Washer Sintered 19 132827 Bolt , Shoulder 84 156084 Keeper BeltIdler 20 159770 Baffle , Vortex 85 72140618 BoltCarriage 3 / 8 - 16 x 2 - 1 / 4 21 STD541431 Nut Crewnlock 5 / 16 - 18 UNC 92 STD541437 Nut 22 134753 Stiffener Bracket 101 136420 MelcherCover 23 131267 Bracket , Deflector 102 71161010 Screw 24 105304X Cap , Sleeve 103 19061216 Washer # 10 26 123713X Spdng , Torsion , Deflector 104 STD551110 Washer , Lock 26 110452X Nut , Push 105 160793 LatchAssembly , Bagger 27 130968 Shield , Deflector 106 2029J Nut , Weld 28 19111016 Washer 11 / 32 x 5 / 8 x 16 111 155197 Bracket , Gauge , Wheel LH . Gauge 112 155198 Bracket , Gauge , Wheel R . H . 29 131491 Rod , Hinge 113 17490512 Screw Tndrol 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 30 157722 Screw ThdrolWasher Head 114 STD541431 Nut , Hex , Keps 5 / 16 - 18 UNC 31 129963 Washer , Spacer 115 72110504 Bolt , Carriage 5 / 16 UNC x 1 / 2 32 153535 Pulley , Mandrel 116 137644 Bolt , Shoulder 33 137266 Nut , Toplock , Flanged 117 133957 Wheel , Gauge 34 STD533717 Bolt 118 73930600 Nut , Centadock3 / 8 - 16 35 133835 Pastner , ChristmasTree 119 STD551037 Washer3 / 8 x 7 / 8 x 14 Gauge 36 131494 Pulley , Idler , Flat 121 143723 Bracket 37 STD551037 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 16 128 153390 WasherFelt Gauge 129 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Ga . 40 " S'TD541437 Nut Crownlock3 / 8 - 16 UNC 130 STD523710 Bolt , Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 18 UNC x 1 41 133551 Rod , Pivot , with Nibs Gr . 5 43 140083 Rod , Clutch , Secondary , with 131 STD533710 Bolt , RDHD SQNK 3 / 8 - 16 UNC Nibs xl 44 140088 Guard , Mandrel , LH . 132 19132203 SpacerWasher 13 / 32 I . D . x 1 - 45 STD624003 Retainer 3 / 80 . D . x 1 / 4 46 137729 Screw , Thd . Roll 1 / 4 - 20 x 5 / 8 141 6266H WasherThnJst . 75 x 1.230 48 133944 Washer , Hardened - - 130794 MandrelAssembly ( Includes 49 155066 RollerAssembly , Cam Follower Key Numbers8 - 10 , 12 - 15 , 31 50 131340 Bolt . Shoulder # 10 - 24 Grade 5 and 32 ) 51 STD541410 Locknut - - 145411 Mower Deck , Complete ( Standard Deck , Order 52 139888 Bolt , Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 UNC Separately Mulcher Plateand 53 131845X900 ArmAssembly , Pad , Brake Gauge Wheel Components , 54 133943 Washer , Hardened Key Nos . 101 - 106 and 111 - 121 ) 55 155046 Arm , Idler NO'RE : All component dimensionsgiven in U . S . inches 1 inch = 25A mm 47
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 DANA TRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER 4360 - 122 5 2O 45 _ ) 53 44 47 5O 62 61 7O 48
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 DANA TRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER 4360 - 122 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 160955 Housing , Upper 37 2231J Washer , Plain , . 632 X 1.00X . 031 2 2274J Screw . Tapping , 1 / 4 - 20 X . 734 3 1344OO Ball , Detent 38 160944 Assy , Gear , Comb . , 12T & 30T 4 Shaft , Idler 105904X Spdng , Detent 39 124639X 5 160940 Screw , Tapping , No . 10 - 24 X 40 120472X Spacer , . 633 X . 87 X . 755 . 482 41 105928X Sprocket , 9T 6 134788 Assy , Kit , Shifter 42 161565 Gear , Bevel , 36T 7 108727X V - Ring 43 134394 Assy , WJtS , him , . 750 Shaft 8 120951X Puck , Fdction 44 120473X Shaft , Ddve 9 148266 Beadng , Range 45 160942 Cover , Detent 10 2225J Ring , Retaining 46 142678 Gear , Spur , 12T 11 134793 Assy , Kit , Shim , . 625 Shaft 47 124641X Gear , Spur , 20T 12 143697 Gear , Spur , 15T 48 106589X Gear , Spur , 25T 13 120415X Washer , Plain , . 632 X 1.38 X 49 120408X Gear , Spur , 28T . 046 50 105937X Gear , Spur , 31T 14 142674 Key , Woodruff , No . 9 51 2226J Washer , Plain , . 632 X 1.00 X 15 161563 Assy , Kit . InputShaft . 060 16 161564 Pinion , Bevel , 12T 52 134401 Washer , Neoprene 17 105909X Ring , Retaining 53 2264J Washer , Plain , . 758 X 1.25 X 18 . 031 105910X Chain , 24 Pitches 19 Axle , LH 148269 Seal , Oil 54 160946 20 160943 Gear , Spur , 12T 55 160947 Gear , Miter , 12T , Splined 21 138246 Collar , Clutch 56 160948 Ring , Retaining 22 138238 Aesy , Kit , ClutchKeys 57 110071X Gear , Spur , 32T 23 Shaft , Cross 148268 Bearing , Range 58 120952X 24 143673 Shaft , Intermediate 59 160949 Gear , Miter , 12T , Idler 25 Axle , RH 2244J Key , Woodruff , No . 61 60 160950 26 105916X Ring , Retaining 61 160951 Housing , Lower 27 120470X Sprocket , 18T 62 120961X Puck , Friction 28 110070X Spacer , 1.131 X 1.45 X . 494 63 7294J Disc , Brake 29 142677 Gear , Spur , 37T 64 108989X Spacer , Brake Puck 3O Jaw , Brake 142681 Gear , Spur , 35T 65 160952 31 Pin , Dowel 124644X Gear , Spur , 30T 66 120954X 32 108980X Gear , Spur , 25T 67 160953 Screw , Tapping , 5 / 16 - 18 X 2.35 33 120406X Gear , Spur , 22T 68 138244 Lever , Actuating 34 134796 Gear , Spur , 191 " 69 108 _ J6X Washer , Plain , . 321 X 1.00 X . 055 35 105925X Washer , Plain , . 640 X 1.37 X . 061 70 16O954 Bracket , Anti - Rotation 36 2228J Washer , Plain , . 632 X 1.00 X 71 73810500 Nut , Lock , 5 / 16 - 24 . 046 72 120416X Grease NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgivenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 49
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 BRIGGS & STRATFON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 42E707 , TYPE NUMBER 2631 - E1 165 643 523 535 445 525 _ T 524 0 284 235 _ 537 5O
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 42E707 , TYPE NUMBER 2631 - E1 1005 51
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 42E707 , TYPE NUMBER 2631 - E1 801 783 8O2 615A 8O3 653 209A 2O9 307 52
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 42E707 , TYPE NUMBER 2631 - E1 5 881 244 8A _ _ 2 9 5A IOA 13 l ' 1o1L8A ' : " K = " Lrl " k " REQUIRES SPECIAL TOOLS TO INSTALL . SEE REPAIR INSTRUCTION MANUAL 3O5 306 308 3O7 53
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 42E707 , TYPE NUMBER 2631 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 497074 CylinderAssembly 52 270884 * Gasket , IntakeManifold 2 399265 Bushing Mounting 3 391086 * Seal , Oil 53 93970 Screw , HexHead , 4 493304 Sump , Engine Carburetorto Manifold 5 493457 Head , _ # 1 54 93208 Screw , Phi , ips 5A 493458 Head , Cyrmdar # 2 75 222511 Washer , Spdng 7 271867 • Gasket , CylinderHead # 1 78 _ 5039 Screw , Hex 7A 271868 * Gasket , CylinderHead # 2 91 499281 BodyAssembbj , Upper 8 495754 BreatherAssembly # 1 95 93499 Screw , Sems 8A 222892 Cover , BreatherCylinder # 2 96 221939 Valve , " l _ mftle ( Used Only on Key # 572 , 97 499172 Shaft , Throttle AirBaifle withHoles for 98 91920 Screw , FillisterHead Mounting ) 99 26157 Spdng , ThrottleAdjust 9 27803 * Gasket , Breather 102 271607 * " Gasket , CarburetorBody 10 94382 Screw , Seres 103 298514 Float , Carburetor 1OA 94830 Screw , Serns 104 231435 * * Pin , FloatHinge 11 280225 Tube , Breather 105 394682 " Valve , Needle 12 273208 * Gasket , Crankcase , . 015 " Thick 107 499655 BodyAssembly , Lower 271188 " Gasket , Crankcase , . 005 " Thick 108 225373 Valve , Choke 271189 " Gasket , Crankcase , . 009 " Thick 109 392673 Shaft , Choke 13 94565 Screw , CylinderHead 116 280474 " O - Ring 15 94239 Plug , Oil Drain 117 232018 Jet , Needle Valve , Fixed 16 394028 Crankshaft 232022 Jet , Needle Valve , Fixed , 94196 " timingGear Key High Altitude 19 399264 Bushing 119 94152 Screw , Hex Head 20 291675 * Seal , Oil 121 491539 CarburetorKit 22 94724 Screw , Sems 125 19306 Carburetor 23 491180 Flywheel 127 223472 * * Plug , Welch 24 222698 Key , Rywheel 147 497684 Jet , Pilot 25 498584 PistonAssembly , Standard Size 161 496599 Base , AirCleaner 498585 PistonAssembly , . 010 - 165 94289 Nut , Wing Oversize 187 299146 Line , Fuel , 28 " Long ( Cut to 498586 Piston Assembly , . 020 " Suit ) Oversize 188 94627 Screw 498587 PistonAssembly , . 030 " 201 262683 Link Oversize 202 262684 Link 26 394959 Ring Set , Standard Size 203 280997 Crank , Bell 394960 Ring SeL . 010 - Oversize 205 93971 Screw , Hex Head 394961 Ring Set , . 020 " Ovemize 206 94298 Nut 394962 Ring Set , . 030 " Oversize 207 262337 Spdng , Control , Rod 27 263129 Lock , PistonPin 209 262352 Spdng , Govemor 28 498319 Pin , Piston , Standard Size 209A 261563 Spdng , GovernorIdle 391286 Pin , Piston , . 005 " Oversize 219 394348 Gear , Governor 29 394306 Rod , Connecting , Standard 219A 393415 Oil Slinger Size 220 222773 Washer , Thrust 397158 Rod , Connecting , . 020 " 222 491282 Bracket , Control Undersize 224 94297 Screw , Torx " 32 94671 Screw , ConnectingRod 33 390420 Valve , Exhaust IncludedinGasket Set ( 495868 ) 34 261528 Valve , Intake 35 65906 Spring , Valve , Intake * " Included inCarburetor Kit ( 491539 ) 36 26828 Spring , Valve , Exhaust 40 221596 Retainer , Valve , Intake * ' ° IncludedinCarburetor Kit ( 491539 ) , 41 292260 Retainer , Valve , Exhaust and Pump Repair Kit ( 393397 ) 42 494553 Keeper , Valve 45 261368 Tappet , Valve . . . . Includedin Gasket Set ( 495868 ) , 46 214484 Gear , Cam and CarburetorKit ( 491539 ) 50 - ' _ 90 Manifold , Intake 51 271412 . . . . Gasket , CarburetorMounting NOTE : AllcomponentdimensionsgiveninU . S . inches 51A 281412 Spacer , Carburetor 54 1 inch = 25.4 mm
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 42E707 , TYPE NUMBER 2631 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 227 491297 LeverAssembly , Governor 572 224816 Baffle , Air , Cylinder # 2 229 62199 Washer 573 491304 Plate , Back " 230223882 Washer , GovernorCrank , Inside 592 92278 Nut , Hex . 235 224995 Shield , Fuel Spray 601 93053 Clamp , 240 394358 Filter , Fuel 615 94296 Retainer , E - Ring 244 230318 Connector , Fuel Line 615A 263080 Retainer 257 93897 Screw , Seres 616 491530 Crank , Governor 284 94674 Screw , Hex Head 634 271013 " * Washer , Throttla Shaft 284A 94882 Screw , Hex Head 634A 491287 * Seat , GovernorShaft 304 495469 Housing , Blower , Red 635 66538 Boot , Spark Plug 305 94786 Screw , Seres 642 225008 Cover , AirCleaner 306 222846 Shield , Cylinder 643 496700 Rate , AirCleaner 306A 223734 Shield , Cylinder 653 93585 Screw , Hex Head 307 94930 Screw , Self - Tapping 726 391362 Gear , Ring 308 224774 Cover , Air Guide ( IncludesMounting Parts ) 308A 224775 Cover , AirGuide 741 262989 Gear , Timing 309 497596 Motor , Starter 783 280104 Gear , Starter 310 94003 Bolt , Thru 801 394860 Cap , Drive 311 497608 BrushSet 802 497607 Cap , End 332 230674 Nut , Hex 803 497604 Housing , Starter 333 394891 Armature , Magneto 819 94675 Screw , Hex Head 334 94731 Screw . Seres 842 270920 " Seal , Cap 337 802592 Plug , Spark 847 495715 Tube Assembly , Oil 356 494705 Wire , Stop 851 493880 Terminal , Cable 358 495868 Gasket Set 858 270989 * ' * Diaphragm , Carburetor 363 19203 Flywheel Puller 859 271025 " " Gasket , Pump 383 89838 Wrench , Spark Plug 860 261358 * * " Spring , Diaphragm 391 280197 Body , Pump 861 393397 Repair Kit , Pump 392 261395 • * * Spring , Diaphragm 868 497212 Seal , Valve 394 272638 " ' • Diaphragm , Carburetor 869 261463 Seat , Valve , Intake 414 220680 Washer 870 213316 Seat , Valve , Exhaust 422 222875 Bracket , Oil Fill 871 261961 Bushing , Guide ( Exhaust Only ) 432 221377 • * • Cap , Spring 231218 Bushing , Guide ( Intake , Brass ) 434 223688 Cover , Diaphragm 877 393456 Wire , Aitemator 435 93829 Screw , DiaphragmCover 881 495901 Plate , Cover 445 394019 Filter , Air 955 397882 Plugand Seal , Solenoid 468 497908 Screen , Rotating 1005 281053 Fan , Flywheel 474 393474 Alternator 1006 224901 Retainer , Fan 492 93621 Screw , 1019 496726 Label Kit 510 - 4 _ 976 = 06 Drive , Starter 1090 97605 Retainer , Brush 523 4zj4947 Cap , Oil Fill 2500 42E707 - 2631 Replacement Engine 524 271157 • Seal , FillTube - - 498543 Replacement Shortblock 525 495348 Tube , Oil Fill _ lncludes Seals 528 393815 Hose , Vacuum IncludedinGasket Set ( 495868 ) 534 94823 Screw , AirCleaner 535 272490 Filter , Air IncludedinCarburetorKit ( 491539 ) 537 271411 . . . . Gasket , Air Cleaner 544 497603 Armature , Starter * • • IncludedinCarburetorKit ( 491539 ) , 552 262332 Lower Bushing , Governor and PumpRepair Kit ( 393397 ) 552A 262 " 331 Upper Bushing , Governor 556 93585 Screw , Hex Head . . . . Includedin Gasket Set ( 495868 ) , 562 93853 Bolt , GovernorLever and CarburetorKit ( 491539 ) 567 94811 Screw , Hex Head , Back Plate to Cylinder NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiven in U . S . inches 569 272645 • Gasket , Base 1 inch = 25.4 mm 55
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270810 SCHEMATIC RED Ig . AC _ BATTERy i I REo FUSE 3OAMp . AMMETER STARTER RED 8L _ CK L . . . . . . . J CLUTCH / BRAKE - - _ ) G L ( PEDAL UP ) SEAT SWITCH IGNITION ( NOT OCCUPIED ) SWITCH I J 7 _ _ 0 0 " _ BL _ J GROUNDING ( CLUTCH OFF ) CONNECTOR A ( OPTIONAL ) _ l _ SPARK PLUG _ cx ( _ IGNITION _ GAP UNIT / ( 2 PLUGS ON _ NIN CYL ENGINES ) _ ARG _ h _ Sy _ M ( ; JJTpu7 i . . . . . . . . . . _ u _ _ _ , A ' OPA , N _ HEADLIGHTS NOTE YOUR TRACTOR ISA EQUIPPED WITH SPECIAL ALTERNATOR SYSTEM . THE LIGHTS ARENOTE • O CONNECTED TO TH NON - REMOVABLE REMOVABLE BATTERY , SUT HAVE THEIR CONNECTIONS CONNECTIONS / 7 OWN ELECTRICAL SOURCE . IGNITION SWITCH BECAUSE OF THIS , THE BRIGHTNESS OF THE LIGHTS WIRING INSULATED CLIPS l _ smo . Ic , . c _ I _ " I WILL CHANGE WITH ENGINETSIS NOTE : IF WIRING INSULATED SPEED . AT IDLETHE LIGHNE I CLIPS WERE REMOVED FOR WILL DIM . AS THE ENGI SERVICING OF UNIT , THEYTO RUN B + L NONE SPEEDED UP , THE UGHTS SHOULD BE REPLACED _ START 18 + L + SI NONE I WILL BECOME THEIR BRIGHTEST , PROPERLY SECURE YOUR WIRING . 56
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SUGGESTED GUIDE FOR SIGHTING SLOPES FOR SAFE OPERATION " ] " - - , , , . , . , . . ONLY RIDE UP AND DOWN HILL , NOT ACROSS HILL SIGHTING cut GUIDE TH _ j _ no _ ! Operate your Tractor up and down the face of slopes ( not I greater than 15 ° ) , never across the face . Make turns gradu - ally to prevent tipping or loss of control . Exercise extreme caution when changing direction on slopes . W
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For the repair or replacement parts you need delivered directly to your home Call 7 am - 7 pm , 7 days a week 1 - 800 - 366 - PART ( 1 - 800 - 366 - 7278 ) Para ordenar piezas con entrega a domicilio - 1 - 800 - 659 - 7084 For in - house major brand repair service Call 24 hours a day , 7 days a week 1 - 800 - 4 - REPAIR ( 1 - 800 - 473 - 7274 ) Para pedir servicio de reparaci6n a domicilio - 1 - 800 - 676 - 5811 For the location of a Sears Parts and Repair Center in your area Call 24 hours a day , 7 days a week 1 - 800 - 488 - 1222 | IIIiimmimi m For information on purchasing a Sears Maintenance Agreement or to inquire about an existing Agreement Call 9 am - 5 pm , Monday - Saturday 1 - 800 - 827 - 6655 When requesting service oi " ordering parts , always provide the following information : • Product Type • Part Number • Model Number • Part Description SEARS Amenca's Repair Specialists 163462 Rev . 2 7.21.98 JH / RD Printed in U . S . A .
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0163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0163462 Manual, owner's (english)
0154516 Footrest pad
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0164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
05110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
127195 Battery
10150177 Bolt, btr front 1/4-20 x 7-1/2
11150109 Holde down battery dash mount
12150177 Nut, push nylon battery front 1/4
16176138 Switch interlock push-in
19STD551125 Washer, lock 1/4
274760412 Bolt
2073350400 Nut
21147430 Harness
224152J Bulb
244799J Cable
25146148 Cable
26STD391030 Fuse
27STD541425 Nut keps hex 1/4-20 unc
28145491 Cable
29121305X Seat switch
30140301 Ignition switch
31124211X Nut ignition
32141226 Cover key switch
33109310X Molded key
40156442 Harness - igniter
4171110408 Bolt
42131563 Cover
43146154 Solenoid
4473640400 Nut
45122822X Ammeter rectangular 6 amp
52141940 Protectoin wire loop (hour meter)
5517490508 Screw
70166658 Harness engine b and s/tec dual
87603J Tray
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
1160392 Chassis assembly
10STD533710 Bolt, carriage 3/8-16 x 1
11174996 Panel, dash, lh
12145660 Clip tinnerman grille p / l
13155936 Panel, dash, rh
1417490608 Screw
140163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
140163462 Manual, owner's (english)
140154516 Footrest pad
140184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
140164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
140100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
140138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
140130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
1405110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
140158418 Bracket suspension
142175702 Plate reinforcement stlt
143186689 Backrest swaybar chassis
144175582 Bracket footrest stlt
145409167 Rod pivot chassis/hood
17144983X558 Hood asssembly
18532126938 Bumper hood
2145009 Drawbar
20180679 Plate mtg battery fuel tank
23532124028 Bushing, snap, nylon, fuel line
2519131312 Washer
26STD541437 Locknut, hex, with insert 3/8-16 unc
28178987X558 Grille, with clips ms-558
29155217X599 Lens, grille
317000612 Screw, thd., roll. 3/8-16 x 3/4 type tt
30174738X558 Fender/footrest
31139976 Bracket support
3717490508 Screw
38139886 Pivot bracket
39139887 Pivot bracket
4STD551025 Washer 13/32 x 3/4 x 16 gauge
5155272 Hood bumper
5173800400 Locknut
5219091416 Washer
53145201 Bracket
54161464 Screw, spiderloc hex hd #8 x 7/8
55145202 Bracket
57STD552507 Bolt fin hex 1/4-20 unc x .75
58140547 Air duct p/l 18hp b and s opp. twin
60STD533707 Bolt rdhd sqnk 3/8-16 unc x 3/4
64154798 Lower Bracket assembly, clutch, mounting evx
74STD541437 Nut crownlock 3/8-16 unc
9161917X013 Dash, silkscreened
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
1161451 Transaxle (see breakdown) dana, model number 43...
10STD561210 Pin, cotter
11105701X Washer
112184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
112164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
112100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
112138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
112130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
1125110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
11219091210 Washer
112163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
112163462 Manual, owner's (english)
112154516 Footrest pad
11672110610 Bolt
1374550412 Bolt
14STD551125 Washer
148159103 Spacer
149165723 Spacer retainer pm mower
1574490544 Bolt hex flghd 5/16-18 unc x 1.25
150150935 Nylock bushing
15119133210 Washer
18STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1. gr 5
19STD541437 Nut
2146682 Spring return brake t / a zinc
21106933X Knob
22130804 Rod , brake
24STD541237 Nut
25106888X Spring rod
26STD551037 Washer
27STD561210 Pin
28145204 Rod
2971673 Cap, parking brake, red
3123666X Pulley
30130807 Mounting bracket
31127275X Keeper
32STD523107 Bolt
34155071 Shaft assembly pedal foot lt/stlt
35120183X Bearing
36STD551062 Washer
37STD571810 Roll pin
38123674X Pulley
39STD523727 Bolt
41099 Ring, retainer
404470J Spacer
41165838 Keeper, belt, idler fool-proof
4219131312 Washer
47139245 Pulley, idler, v-groove, plastic
48154407 Cl bellcrank
49123205X Retainer
5121520X Strap, pnt torque 30 degree blk
50STD523715 Bolt
51STD541437 Nut crown lock 3/8-16 unc
52STD541431 Nut crown lock 5/16-18 unc
53105710X Link
55105709X Spring
56STD523712 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 x 1-1/4
57138255 V-belt, ground drive
58127274X Keeper
59169691 Keeper, belt, center span
617060512 Screw, thd., roll. 5/16-18 x 3/4
6117000612 Screw, thd., roll. 3/8-16 x 3/4
628883R Pedal cover
63140186 Pulley engine cl mechanism 38 deg lt/yt
64173937 Bolt, hex head, fin. 7/16-20 x 4 grade 5
65STD551143 Washer
66154778 Keeper - belt
70134683 Keeper
7219132012 Washer
74109502X Spacer
75121749X Washer
76STD581075 E-ring
77123583X Square key
78121748X Washer
8154792 Rod, shifter fender stlt
80160783 Shift arm
81161077 Assembly c shaft
82123782X Spring
8319171216 Washer
84166231 Tie rod
85150360 Nut
86157480 Bushing
8719212016 Washer
8812000008 Ring
89158391X428 Console, shift, stlt
90124346X Nut
0163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0163462 Manual, owner's (english)
0154516 Footrest pad
0184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
0164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
05110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
1400302 Steering wheel
10156438 Link drag extended stamped
11STD551137 Washer, lock
13154779 Spacer, bearing, front axle
1573901000 Nut
17156546 Shaft, assembly strg private label
1857079 Washer
19160395 Support, shaft
2195673 Axle assembly stmp dropped stl
20532126684 Washer, shim 1/4 x 5/8 x .062
22165857 Screw, hex socket 1/4-20 x 5/8
23156365 Pittman shaft assembly
25154406 Bracket, steering
26126847X Bushing
27136874 Sector gear
2819131416 Washer
2917000612 Screw, thd., roll. 3/8-16 x 3/4
3156483 Spindle assembly, left hand
30STD561210 Pin
32192757 Rod, tie
36155106 Bushing, steering
37152927 Screw, tt no. 10-32 x 5 x 3/8 flange
38139769 Insert, cap steering wheel, standard, black
3919133812 Washer 13/32 x 2-3/8 x 8 gauge
4157473 Spindle assembly, right hand
40STD541537 Gripco nut
41186737 Adaptor, steering wheel
42145054X428 Boot, steering shaft
43121749X Washer
44153721 Extension shaft steering lr.lt
46121232X Cap
476855M Zerk grease fitting
56266H Thrust bearing use 1 or 2 as required
51STD541431 Nut lock hex with ins. 5/16-18 unc
54STD523112 Bolt fin hex 5/16-18 unc x 1-1/4
6121748X Washer
62167902 Kit steering assembly service
63STD523710 Bolt, fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr 5
65154780 Axle spacer
66154404 Bearing - arm
6774781044 Bolt
68154429 Axle brace
719272016 Washer
812000029 Ring
93366R Bearing
0163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0163462 Manual, owner's (english)
0154516 Footrest pad
0184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
0164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
05110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
1170547 Control throt paddle 32 22
10145552 Heat shield
11STD551125 Washer lock hvy. helical 1/4
12STD522507 Bolt fin hex 1/4-20 x 3/4
13272250 Gasket . muffler
1413280336 Pipe nipple
15181654 Elbow std 90 degree 3/8-18 npt
16STD551237 Washer lock ext tooth 3/8
1717060624 Screw thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/2 tytt
217720408 Screw hex thd cut 1/4-20 x 5/8 t
23159880 Shield, browning / debris guard
25145996 Control
2673920600 Nut
27152927 Screw, tt no. 10-32 x 5 x 3/8 flange
29137180 Kit spark arrester (flat screen)
3N/P Engine briggs model no. 42e707-2631-e1
31157103 Tank fuel 3.5 stl w/o sensor
32161696 Cap fuel guage
33123487X Clamp hose
34106082X Pad
3517060512 Screw thdrol 5/16-18 x 3/4 tyt
378543R Fuel line
38N/P Plug oil drain (order from engine manufacturer)
39109227X Pad idler
4149723 Muffler, assembly, twin lo-tone
5144069 Exhaust assembly lh b and s 18 hp vent
6144068 Exhaust
7138129 Clamp
8150176 Bolt
81128861 Nut, flange 1/4-20 starter nut
0163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0163462 Manual, owner's (english)
0154516 Footrest pad
0184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
0164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
05110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
1159460 Wire assembly inner/spring with plunger lt
11151141 Link lift lh fixed length
12151140 Link lift rh fixed length
13STD624008 Retainer spring
15127218 Front Link
16STD541250 Nut jam hex 1/2-13 unc
17175689 Trunnion blk zinc
1873680800 Nut
19139868 Arm suspension
2159471 Assembly line shaft
20STD624008 Retainer spring
23110807X Nut
2419131016 Washer
252876H Spring
26STD560907 Pin cotter 3/32 x 1/2
27532126971 Rod adj. lift
28STD541237 Nut hex jam 3/8-16
29138057 Knob
3105767X Pin
30150233 Trunnion
31169865 Bearing, pivot, lift, special
3273540600 Crownlock nut
4STD581062 E ring #5133-62
49145212 Hex nut
519211621 Washer
50110452X Push nut
6120183X Bearing
7125631X Grip
8125925X Button plunger read
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
1176031 Mower deck assembly, 42"
10140296 Washer
101163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
101163462 Manual, owner's (english)
101154516 Footrest pad
101184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
101164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
101100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
101138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
101130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
1015110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
101198383 Mulch plate
10271081010 Screw
10319061216 Washer
104STD551110 Washer, lock
105160793 Assembly b latch
1062029J Nut weld .327/.304 no. 10-24
11134149 Blade
111181040 Bracket, gauge, wheel, l.h.
112181040 Bracket, gauge, wheel, r.h.
11317060512 Screw, thdrol 5/16-18 x 3/4
114STD541431 Nut, hex keps 5/16-18 unc
115872110504 Bolt, carriage 5/16 unc x 1/2
116193406 Bolt, shoulder
117133957 Guage wheel
11873930600 Locknut
119STD551037 Washer 3/8 x 7/8 x 14 ga.
12129895 Bearing
121143723 Bracket
128153390 Washer
12919131312 Washer
13137646 Shaft assembly, mandrel, vented (includes key n...
130STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr 5
14128774 Housing
15110485X Bearing
16174493 Stripper, vented mower deck
1772110610 Bolt
18STD533106 Bolt, carriage 5/16-18 x 5/8
19132827 Bolt shoulder
2STD533107 Bolt
20159770 Vortex baffle
21STD541431 Nut crownlock 5/16-18
22177563 Stiffener bracket
23177563 Bracket, deflector
24105304X Cap
25123713X Spring
26110452X Push nut
27130968 Shield
2819111016 Washer
29131491 Rod , hinge
3138017 Bracket
30173984 Screw thd rolling washer head
31187690 Washer, spacer
32173436 Pulley, mandrel
33139729 Nut, flanged, toplock 9/16
34STD533717 Bolt
35133835 Fastener
36173438 Pulley, idler, flat
37STD551037 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 gauge
4138440 Bracket assembly, deck sway bar, 38"
40STD541437 Nut, crownlock
41133551 Rod , pivot
43140083 Clutch rod
44140088 Guard
45STD624003 Retainer
46137729 Screw
48133944 Washer
49174284 Roller assembly, cam follower
5STD624008 Retainer spring
50131340 Bolt
51STD541410 Locknut
52139888 Bolt
53184907 Arm assembly, pad, brake
54178515 Washer, hardened
55155046 Arm idler 42" mower lt/yt
56165723 Spacer, retainer
58140086 Spring
59141043 Guard
6130832 Arm, suspension, rear
67162113 Knob, customer oval
68144200 Belt
71142655 Rod, clutch, primary
72131870 Spring
73127847 Arm
74121748X Washer
7512000029 Ring
76128903 Bolt
77127845 Keeper, spring
78160570 Assembly cl lever
79127498 Bushing
8850857 Bolt blade
80153701 Clutch spring
81STD541237 Nut, hex, jam 3/8-16
82142028 Trunnion, adj. 3/8-16 x01.30
83120958X Washer
84156084 Keeper - belt
8572110618 Bolt rdhd sqnk 3/8-16 x 2-1/4
9STD551137 Washer, lock
92STD541437 Locknut, hex with wash insert
0163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0163462 Manual, owner's (english)
0154516 Footrest pad
0184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
0164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
05110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
1401043 Seat
10195530 Pan pnt seat (blk)
11166369 Knob seat 1/2-13 unc blk
12121246X Bracket
13121248X Bushing
1472050412 Bolt, rdhd sht nk 1/4 - 20 x 1 - 1/2
15134300 Spacer
16121250X Spring
1773680400 Nut lock 1/4 lge flg gr 5 zinc
2140551 Bracket pivot
21171852 Bolt shoulder 5/16-18 unc
22STD541431 Nut lock hex with ins 5/16-18
2419171912 Washer
25127018X Bolt
3STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1
419131610 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 40 (96012001102)
5145006 Clip push-in hinged (96012001102)
6STD541437 Nut lock hex with ins 3/8-16 unc
7124181X Spring
817000616 Screw 3/8-16 x 1
919131612 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 14 ga.
0163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0163462 Manual, owner's (english)
0154516 Footrest pad
0184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
0164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
05110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
1156439 Decal, danger fender english/spanish
11156368 Decal, fender stlt oper inst english/spanish
13146046 Decal, v-belt, drive, schematic
15160396 Decal v-belt schematic 42" eng
19138047 Decal, battery, dirhard, sears
2273503 Decal engine b and s
20166887 Decal deck mower ez3 mulching
22149516 Decal battery danger/poison english assembly
3163200 Decal hood rh craftsman
4163202 Decal, hood, l.h. craftsman
5163207 Decal fender sd. sht. rad/6sp 42"
6133644 Decal maintance customer sears domestic
7163259 Decal, panel dash b and s 19.5 turbo
9163204 Decal fender craftsman gold
0163463 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0163462 Manual, owner's (english)
0154516 Footrest pad
0184310X428 Pad footrest lh stlt
0164963 Mower deck, complete (standard deck; order mulc...
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
05110S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
133004 Tune-up kit (includes air filter, spark plug, o...
159192 Valve cap
107152J Tube
11104757X428 Cap, axle
265139 Valve stem
3122073X Tire, front
459904 Tube
5106732X624 Rim, front
6278H Fitting
79040H Flange bearing
8106108X624 Rim, rear
9125833X Tire, rear
1170981 Housing, upper
102225J Ring
11134793 Kit
12142679 Gear, spur, 15t
13120415X Washer
14142674 Key
15167148 Assembly, kit, input shaft
16161564 Bevel pinion
17105909X Ring , retainer
183625 Chain, 24 pitches
19148269 Seal, oil
2STD522507 Screw, tapping 1/4-20 x .734
20160943 Gear, spur, 1 2t
21138246 Collar
22138238 Clutch kit
23148268 Flange bearing
24143673 Shaft
252244J Key, woodruff, no 61
26105916X Ring , retainer
27120470X Sprocket
28110070X Spacer
29142677 Gear, spur, 37t
368003 Ball, detent
30142681 Gear, spur, 35t
31124644X Gear, spur, 30 teeth (3rd)
323783 Gear, spur, 25t
33120406X Spur gear
34134796 Gear
35105925X Washer
362228J Washer
372231J Washer
38160944 Assembly, gear, comb., 12t and 30t
39124639X Shaft idler
43626 Spring, detent
40120472X Spacer
41105928X Sprocket, 9t, reverse drive
42190986 Gear, bevel, 36t
43134394 Kit
441240473X Shaft, drive
44120473X Shaft
45160942 Cover, detent
46142678 Gear, spur, 12t
47124641X Gear, spur, 20 teeth
48106589X Gear, spur, 25t, 3rd - drive
49120408X Gear, spur, 28 teeth (4 th)
5160940 Screw, tapping no 10-24 x .482
50105937X Gear, spur, 31t, high - drive
512226J Washer
525130 Washer, neoprene
532264J Washer
54160946 Left Axle
55160947 Gear, miter, 12t, splined
56160948 Ring . retaining
57120478X Gear, spur, 32t
58120952X Cross shaft
59160949 Gear, miter, 12t, idler (2)
6134788 Assembly, kit, shifter
60160950 Axle
61160951 Kit housing
623920 Puck, friction
635809 Disc, brake
643758 Spacer, brake puck
65164670 Jaw, brake
66120954X Pin
67160953 Screw
685285 Lever, actuating
69108996X Washer
7108727X V-ring
70160954 Bracket, anti-rotation
71STD541531 Nut, lock 5/16-24
724300 Grease
87109 Puck, friction
95510 Bearing, flange