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Owner's Manual [ RAFTXMI : IN " 19.5 HPTRIC ELEC START 42 " MOWER 6 SPEED TRANSAXLE LAWN TRACTOR EZ Model No . 917.270814 • Safety • Assembly • Operation • Maintenance • Repair Parts For answers to your questions CAUTION : about thisproduct , Call : Read and follow all 1 - 800 - 659 - 5917 Safety Rules and Instructions Sears Craftsman Help Line 5 am - 5 pro , Mort - : Sat before operating this equip - ment . Seam , Roebuck and Co . , Hoffman Estates , tL 60179 Visitour Craftsmanwebsitetwww . sears . com / craftsman
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Warrahty . J . . . . . . . _ . . . . . . : . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Safety : Rules . . . : . . . . . . . . . . . . _ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Service and Adjustments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Prpduct Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Assembly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Repair Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 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 maintained , 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 ridingequip - 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 war - ranty service on your Craftsman ridingequipment 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 dding equipment to your nearest Sears Service Center . ( In - home warranty service will still be available 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 dghts , and you may also have other rightswhich may vary from state to state . Sears , Roebuck and Co . , D / 817 WA , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179 Be sure the area is clear of other IMPORTANT : This cutting machine is people before mowing . Stop machine if capable of amputating hands and feet and anyone enters the area . throwing objects . Failure to observe the Never carry passengers . following safety instructions could result in Do not mow in reverse unless abso - serious injury or death . GENERAL OPERATION lutely necessary . Always look down and behind before and while backing . • Read , understand , and follow all Be aware of the mower discharge instructions in the manual and on the direction and do not point it at anyone . machine before starting . Do not operate the mower without • Only allow responsible adults , who are either the entire grass catcher or the familiar with the instructions , to operate guard in place . the machine . Slow down before turning . • Clear the area of objects such as recks , toys , wire , etc . , which could be picked up and thrown = bythe blade . 2
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DO NOT : • Never leave a running machine unattended . Always turn off blades , set • Do nottum on slopes unless neces - parking brake , stop engine , and sary , and then , turn slowly and remove keys before dismounting . gradually downhill , if possible . • Turn off blades when not mowing . • Do not mow near drop - offs , ditches , or • Stop engine before removing grass embankments . The mower could catcher or unclogging chute . suddenly tum over if a wheel is over • Mow only in daylight or good artificial the edge of a cliff or ditch , or if an edge light . caves in . • Do not operate the machine while • Do not mow on wet grass . Reduced under the influence of alcohol or drugs . traction could cause sliding . • Watch for traffic when operating near • Do not try to stabilize the machine by or crossing roadways . putting your foot on the ground . • Use extra care when loading or • Do not use grass catcher on steep unloading the machine into a trailer or slopes . truck . CHILDREN • Data indicates that operators , age 60 Tragic accidents can occur if the operator years and above , are involved in a is not alert to the presence of children . large percentage of riding mower - Children are often attracted to the related injudes . These operators machine and the mowing activity . Never should evaluate their ability to operate assume that children will remain where the riding mower safely enough to you last saw them . protect themselves and others from • Keep children out of the mowing area sedous injury . and under the watchful care of another SLOPE OPERATION responsible adult . Slopes are a major factor related to loss - • Be aled 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 and down for small children . cannot back up the slope or if you feel • Never carry children . They may fall off uneasy on it , do not mow it . and be seriously injured or interfere DO : with safe machine operation . • Mow up and down slopes , not across . • Never allow children to operate the machine . • Remove obstacles such as rocks , tree limbs , etc . • Use extra care when approaching blind • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . corners , shrubs , trees , or other objects Uneven terrain could overturn the that may obscure vision . SERVICE machine . Tall grass can hide ob - stacles . • Use extra care in handling gasoline • Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so and other fuels . They are flammable that you will not have to stop or shift and vapors are explosive . while on the slope . Use only an approved container . • Follow the manufacturer's recommen - Never remove gas cap or add fuel with the engine running . Allow dations for wheel weights or counter - engine to cool before refueling . Do weights to improve stability . not smoke . • Use extra care with grass catchers or Never refuel the machine indoors . other attachments . These can change Never store the machine or fuel the stability of the machine . container inside where there is an • Keep all movement on the slopes slow open flame , such as a water and gradual . Do not make sudden heater . changes in speed or direction . • Never run a machine inside a closed • Avoid starting or stopping on a slope . If area . tires lose traction , disengage the blades and proceed slowly straight down the 3 slope .
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• Grass catcher components are subject • Keep nuts and bolts , especially blade to wear , damage , and deterioration , attachment bolts , tight and keep equipment in good condition . which could expose moving parts or al - • Never tamper with safety devices . low objects to be thrown . Frequently Check their proper operation regularly . check components and replace with manufacturer's recommended parts , • Keep machine free of grass , leaves , or other debris build - up . Clean oil or fuel when necessary . • Mower blades are sharp and can cut . spillage . Allow machine to cool before Wrap the blade ( s ) or wear gloves , and storing . use extra caution when servicing them . • Stop and inspect the equipment if you • Check brake operation frequently . Ad - strike an object . Repair , if necessary , just and service as required . before restarting . • Never make adjustments or repairs with the engine running . • 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 or children • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . Uneven even with the blades off . terrain could overtum the machine . Tall • Do not mow in reverse unless abso - grass can hide obstacles . lutely necessary . Always look down and • Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so behind before and while backing . that you will not have to stop or shift • Never carry children . They may fall off while on the slope . and be seriously injured or interfere with • Avoid starting or stopping on a slope . If safe machine operation . tires lose traction , disengage the blades • Keep children out of the mowing areaher and under the watchful cars of anot and proceed slowly straight down the slope . responsible adult . • If machine stops while going uphill , • Be alert and tum machine off if children • enter the area . disengage blades , shift into reverse and back down slowly . • Before and when backing , look behind • Do not tum on slopes unless necessary , and down for small children . and then , tum slowly and gradually downhill , if possible . _ CAUTION : Tow only the attachments _ LLook for this sy . mbolto point out impor . that are recommended by and comply with • tant safety pracadtions . It means CAU - spocif'mationsof the manufacturer of your TIONt ! ! BECOME AWAREt ! ! YOUR tractor . Use common sense when towing . SAFETY IS INVOLVED . Operate only at the lowest possible speed _ LCAUTION : In order to prevent acciden - when on a slope . Too heavy of a load , while tal starting when setting up , transporting , on a slope , is dangerous . Tires can lose adjusting or making repairs always discon - traction with the ground and cause you to nect spark plug wire and place wire where lose controlof your tractor . it cannot contact spark plug . _ WARNING : The anqine exhaust from _ CAUTION : Do not coast down a hill in this product contains chemicals known to neutral , you may lose control of the tractor . the State of California to cause cancer , 4 birth defects , or other reproductive harm .
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MAINTENANCE AGREEMENT PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS GASOLINE 3.5 GALLONS A Sears Maintenance Agreement is avail - CAPACITY UNLEADED able on this product . Contact your nearest ANDTYPE : REGULAR Sears store for details . CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITIES OILTYPE SAE 30 ( above 32 ° F ) _ PI - SF / SG / SH ) : SAE 5W - 30 • Read and observe the safety rules . ( below32 ° 1 = ) • Follow a regular schedule in maintain - ing , caring for and using your tractor . 01LCAPACITY : 3.0 PINTS • Follow the instructions under = Mainte - SPARKPLUG : ChampionRJ19LM OR nance " and = Storage " sections of this GAP : . 030 " ) J19LM owner's manual . VALVE INTAKE : . 004 " - , 006 " AWARNING : This tractor is equipped CLEARANCE : EXHAUST : . 007 " - . 009 " with an internal combustion engine and should not be used on or near any unim - FORWARD : GROUND SPEED proved forest - covered , brush - covered or 1sT 1.2 ( MPH ) : grass - covered land unless the engine's 2ND 1.5 exhaust system is equipped with a spark 3RD 2.3 arrester meeting applicable local or state 4TM 3.5 laws ( if any ) . If a spark arrester is used , it 5TM 4.8 should be maintained in effective working 6TM 5A order by the operator . REVERSE : 1.5 In the state of Califomia the above is re - TIRE PRESSURE : FRONT : 14 PSI quired by law ( Section 4442 of the Califor - REAR : 10 PSI nia Public Resources Code ) . Other states may have similar laws . Federal laws apply CHARGING 3 AMPS BATTERY on federal lands . A spark arrester for the SYSTEM : 5 AMPS HEADLIGHTS muffler is available through your nearest ARTERY . ' AMP / HR : 30 Sears Authorized Service Center ( See MIN . CCA : 240 REPAIR PARTS section of this manual ) . CASE SIZE : U1R BLADE BOLT 27 - - 35 FT . LBS . TORQUE : I CONGRATULATIONS on your purchase of a Craftsman Tractor . It has been de - signed , engineered and manufactured to give you the best possible dependability and performance . Should you experience any problem you cannot easily remedy , please contact your nearest Sears Authorized Service Center . We have competent , well - trained techni - cians and the proper tools to service or re - pair this tractor . Please read and retain this manual . The instructions will enable you to assemble and maintain your tractor properly . Always observe the " SAFETY RULES " . 5
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PARTS BAG CONTENTS SHOWN FULL SIZE ( 1 ) Large FlatWasher ( 1 ) Hex Bolt 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 ( 1 ) Lockwasher _ 8 ( 1 ) Hex Bolt 5 / 16 - 18x 1 - 1 / 4 ( 1 ) Locknut 5 / 16 - 18 @ ( 1 ) Shoulder Bolt 5 / 16 - 18 ( I ) Washer 17 / 32 x 1 - 3 / 16 x 12 Gauge © ( 1 ) Knob 6
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PARTS BAG CONTENTS SHOWN FULL SIZE ( ( 2 ) Screws _ ( 2 ) Lock _ , _ # 10 x 5 / 8 _ 1 _ Washers # 10 ! ( 2 ) Weld Nuts # 10 I ( 2 ) Washers = , 3 / 16 x 3 / 4 x 16 Gauge v Pads packet separately in carton Pads Bag contents not shown full size Steering Wheel Adapter ( 2 ) Latch Hook Assemblies Seat Steedng C { , _ I ' _ , i Video Wheel Insert Cassette Mulcher iF _ I Steedng Extension Shaft Plata _ Pads Bag = ( 2 ) Keys Steering Whlae _ i I s I i I Slope Sheet i I Steedng ' , ' Boot 1 Manual 7
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Yournew tractor has been assembled at the factory with exception of those parts left unassembled for shipping purposes . To ensure safe and proper operation of your tractor all parts and hardware you assemble must be tightened securely . Use the correct tools as necessary to insure proper tightness . Review the video cassette before you begin . TOOLS REQUIRED FOR ASSEMBLY A socket wrench set will make assembly easier . Standard wrench sizes you need are listed below . ( 1 ) 9 / 16 " wrench ( 2 ) 1 / 2 " wrench ( 1 ) Phillips Screw - ( 1 ) Pliers driver ( 1 ) Tire pressure ( 1 ) Utility knife gauge ( 1 ) 3 / 4 " socket with drive ratchet When right or left hand is mentioned in this manual , it means , from your point of view , when you are in the operating position ( seated behind the steering wheel ) . TO REMOVE TRACTOR FROM CARTON UNPACK CARTON • Remove all accessible loose parts and parts boxes from shipping carton . • Cut , from top to bottom , along lines on all four corners of shipping carton , and lay panels flat . • Check for any additional loose parts or boxes and remove . • Position steering wheel so cross bars are horizontal ( left to right ) and slide BEFORE ROLLING TRACTOR OFF inside boot and onto adapter . SKID • Assemble large flat washer , 3 / 8 lock ATTACH STEERING WHEEL washer , 3 / 8 hex bolt and tighten securely . ASSEMBLE EXTENSION SHAFT AND • Snap steering wheel insert into center of BOOT steering wheel . • Slide extension shaft onto lower • Remove protective materials from steering shaft . Align mounting holes ainll tractor hoed and gdll . extension and lower shafts and inst IMPORTANT : Check for and remove any 5 / 16 hex belt and Iocknut . Tighten staples in skid that may puncture tires securely . where tractor is to roll off skid . IMPORTANT : Tighten belt and nut securely to 18 - 22 ft . Ibs . torque . ' • Place tabs of steering boot over tab slots in dash and push down to secure . INSTALL STEERING WHEEL • Position front wheels of the tractor so they are pointing straight forward . • Slide steering wheel adapter onto steedng shaft extension . 8
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INSTALL MULCHER PLATE HOW TO SET UP YOUR TRACTOR CONNECTBATTERY • Install two latch hooks to mulcher plate using screw , washer , lock washer , and • Lift hood to raised position . weld nut as shown . • If this battery is put into service after NOTE : Pre - assemble weld nut to latch month and year indicated on label ( label hook by inserting weld nut from the top located between terminals ) charge with hook pointing down , battery for minimum of one hour at 6 - 10 • Tighten hardware securely . amps . ( See " BATTERY " in MAINTE - • Raise and hold deflector shield in NANCE section of this manual for upright position . charging instructions ) . • Place front of mulcher plate over front ÷ ÷ - , _ / / _ . . . ~ of mower deck opening and slide into place , as shown . , - , . , Label • Hook front latch into hole on front of 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 atlaching muicher plate and allow it to rest on plate white in operation . Weld Nut From Hook Points The Top Down INSTALL SEAT Look Adjust seat before tightening adjustment Weld Washer knob . • Remove cardboard packing on seat pan . Latch Latch • Place seat on seat pan and assemble shoulder bolt . Tighten shoulder bolt securely . JNut • Assemble adjustment knob and flat LockWasher Washer washer loosely . D ° not tighten . Washer • Lower seat into operating position and sit on seal Mulcher ' _ . . _ Screw Plate • Slide seat until a comfortable position is reached which allows you to press Deflector clutch / brake pedal all the way down . Shield • Get off seat without moving its adjusted position . • Raise seat and tighten adjustment knob securely . Seat s , 0or \ Latch Hooks } r - i A _ ustmen _ t _ _ = t Washer Knob 9
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V " CHECKLIST TO CONVERT TO BAGGING OR DISCHARGING Before you operate and enjoy your new tractor , we wish to assure that you receive Simply remove mulcher plate and store in the best performance and satisfaction a safe place . Your mower is now ready for from this quality product . discharging or installation of optional Please review the following checklist : grass catcher accessory . , / All assembly instructions have been NOTE : It is not necessary to change completed . blades . The mulcher blades are designed , / No remaining loose parts in carton . for discharging and bagging also . CHECK TIRE PRESSURE , / Battery is properly prepared and charged . ( Minimum 1 hour at 6 amps ) . The tiros on your tractor were overinflated 4 ' Seat is adjusted comfortably and tight - at the factory for shipping purposes . ened securely . Correct tire pressure is important for best , / All tires are propedy inflated . ( For ship - cutting performance . ping purposes , the tires were overin - • Reduce tire pressure to PSI shown in flated at the factory ) . = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " section • / Be sure mower deck is properly leveled of this manual . side - to - side / front - to - rear for best cutting CHECK DECK LEVELNESS results . ( Tires must be properly inflated For best cutting results , mower housing for leveling ) . should be properly leveled . See " TO / Check mower and drive belts . Be sure LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in the they are routed properly around pulleys Service and Adjustments section of this and inside all belt keepers . manual . , / Check wiring . Sea that all connections CHECK FOR PROPER POSITION OF are still secure and wires are properly ALL BELTS clamped . See the figures that are shown for While learning how to use your tractor , pay extra attention to the following important replacing motion and mower blade drive items : belts in the Service and Adjustments / Engine oil is at proper level . section of this manual . Verify that the belts are routed correctly . • / Fuel tank is filled with fresh , clean , regu - CHECK BRAKE SYSTEM lar unleaded gasoline . • / Become familiar with all controls - their After you learn how to operate your location and function . Operate them be - tractor , check to see that the brake is fore you start the engine . properly adjusted . See " TO ADJUST / Be sure brake system is in safe operat - BRAKE " inthe Service and Adjustments ing condition . section of this manual . 10
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These symbols may appear on your tractor or in literature supplied with the product . Leam and understand their meaning . BATTERY CAUTION OR REVERSE FORWARD FAST SLOW WARNING ENGINE ON ENGINE OFF OIL PRESSURE LIGHTS ON OVER TEMP LIGHT FUEL CHOKE MOWER HEIGHT PARKING BRAKE UNLOCKED MOWER LIFT LOCKED H L ATrACHMENT REVERSE NEUTRAL HIGH LOW CLUTCH ENGAGED PARKING . BRAKE _ _ ) ATTACHMENT KEEP AREA CLEAR SLOPE HAZARDS IGNITION CLUTCH DISENGAGED ( SEE SAFETY RULES SECTION ) Ei = FREE WHEEL DANGER , KEEP HANDS AND FEET AWAY ( AutomaticModels only ) 11
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KNOW YOUR TRACTOR , . . . . _ . . . . . . _ . : _ . . . . . , _ , , R _ DTHIS OWNER'S MANUAL AND . SAF _ RULES BEFORE OPERATING i _ _ YOUR TRACTOR . . . . Compare the illustrationswith your tractor to familiarize yourself with the locations of various controls and adjustments . Save this manual for future reference . Light Attachment Ammeter Clutch Lever . \ ignmon Choke Control • • _ _ Switch . s Throttle Control Clutch / Brake Pedal Lift Lever Plunger Attachment Lift Lever Brake Height Adjustment Gearshift Knob Lever Our tractors conform to the safety standards of the American National Standards Institute . ATTACHMENT CLUTCH LEVER : Used GEARSHIFT LEVER : Selects the speed and direction of tractor . to engage the mower blades , or other ATTACHMENT LIFT LEVER : Used to attachments mounted to your tractor . LIGHT SWITCH : Turns the headlights on raise , lower , and adjust the mower deck and off . or other attachments mounted to your tractor . THROTTLE CONTROL : Used for starting LIFT LEVER PLUNGER : Used to release and controlling engine speed . attachment lift lever when changing its CHOKE CONTROL : Used when starting a cold engine . position . CLUTCH / BRAKE PEDAL : Used for IGNITION SWITCH : Used for starting declutching and braking the tractor and and stopping the engine . starting the engine , AMMETER : Indicates battery charging PARKING BRAKE : Locks clutch / brake ( + ) or discharging ( - ) . pedal into the brake position . HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT KNOB : Used to adjust the mower cutting height . 12
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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 spec - tacles , or standard safety glasses . HOW TO USE YOUR TRACTOR • Turn ignition key to = OFF " position and remove key . Always remove key when Your tractor is equipped with an operator leaving tractor to prevent unauthorized presence sensing switch . When engine use . is running , any attempt by the operator to • Never use choke to stop engine . leave the seat without first setting the IMPORTANT : Leaving the ignitionswitch parking brake will shut off the engine . in any position other than = OFF " will cause TO SET PARKING BRAKE the battery to be discharged , ( dead ) . • Depress clutch / brake pedal into full NOTE : Under certain conditions when = BRAKE " position and hold . tractor is standing idle with the engine • Place parking brake lever in = EN - running , hot engine exhaust gases may GAGED " position and release pressure cause = browning " of grass . To eliminate from clutch / brake pedal . Pedal should this possibility , always stop engine when remain in = BRAKE " position . Make sure stopping tractor on grass areas . parking brake will hold tractor secure . A , CAUTION : Always stop tractor Choke Control Attachment Clutch Lever completely , as described above , before " Engaged " Position leaving the operator's position ; to empty grass catcher , etc . Throttle THROTTLE CONTROL Control Position Always operate engine at full throttle . Brake • Operating engine at less than full throttle reduces the battery charging / " Engaged " Position rate . Position • Full throttle offers the best bagging and mower performance . CHOKE CONTROL Gearshift Use choke control whenever you are Lever starting a cold engine . DO not use to start " Disengaged " Adjustment a warm engine . Position Knob Position • To engage choke control , pull knob out . STOPPING Slowly push knob in to disengage . TO MOVE FORWARD AND BACKWARD MOWER BLADES - The direction and speed of movement is • To stop mower blades , move attach - controlled by the gearshift lever . ment clutch lever to = DISENGAGED " • Start tractor with clutch / brake pedal position . depressed and gearshift lever in neutral GROUND DRIVE - ( N ) position . • Move gearshift lever to desired posi - • To stop ground ddve , depress clutch / tion . brake pedal into full = BRAKE " position . * Slowly release clutch / brake pedal to • Move gearshift lever to neutral ( N ) start movement . position . IMPORTANT : Bring tractor tOa complete ENGINE - stop before shifting or changing gears . • Move throttle control to slow position . Fa'dursto do so will shorten the useful life NOTE : Failure to move throttle control to of your transaxle . slow position and allowing engine to idle before stopping may cause engine to " backfire " . 13
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TO ADJUST MOWER CUTTING HEIGHT TO OPERATE MOWER The cutting height is controlled by tuming Your tractor is equipped with an operator the height adjustment knob in desired presence sensing switch . Any attempt by direction . the operator to leave the seat with the engine running and the attachment clutch • Turn knob clockwise ( r _ ) to raise cutting height . engaged will shut off the engine . • Tum knob countemlockwise ( _ , _ ) to • Select desired height of cut . • Lower mower with attachment lift lower cutting height . control . The cutting height range is approximately 1 - 1 / 2 " to 4 = . The heights are measured • Start mower blades by engaging attachment clutch control . from the ground to the blade tip with the • TO STOP MOWER BLADES - disen - engine not running . These heights are approximate and may vary depending gage attachment clutch control . _ CAUTION : Do not operate the mower upon soil conditions , height of grass and without either the entire grass catcher , on types of grass being mowed . mowers so equipped , or the discharge • The average lawn should be cut to guard in place . approximately 2 - 1 / 2 inches during the cool season and to over 3 inches during Attachment Clutch Attachment Lift Lever hot months . For healthier and better Lever " Engaged " F _ - _ - - _ High Position looking lawns , mow often and after Positi _ n _ . _ . moderate growth . • For best cutting performance , grass = Disengaged _ " _ _ _ Low over 6 inches in he ! ght should bet mowed twice . Make the first cu Position _ _ . _ _ 4 " - - N Position relatively high ; the second to desired height . TO ADJUST GAUGE WHEELS Gauge wheels are properly adjusted when they are slightly off the ground when mower is at the desired cutting height in operating position . Gauge wheels then TO OPERATE ON HILLS keep the deck in proper position to help _ CAUTION : DO not drive up or down hills prevent scalping in most terrain condi - with slopes greater than 15 ° and do not tions . drive across any slope . A slope guide at • Adjust gauge wheels with tractor on a the back of your manual is provided for fiat level surface . your use . • Adjust mower to desired cutting height • Choose the slowest speed before ( See " TO ADJUST MOWER CUTTING starting up or down hills . HEIGHT " in the Operation section of this • Avoid stopping or changing speed on manual ) . hills . • With mower in desired height of cut • It slowing is necessary , move throttle position , gauge wheels should be control lever to slower position . assembled so they are slightly off the • If stopping is absolutely necessary , push ground . Install gauge wheel in appropri - clutch / brake pedal quickly to brake ate hole with shoulder bolt , 3 / 8 washer , position and engage parking brake . and 3 / 8 - 16 Iocknut and tighten securely . • Move gearshift lever to 1st gear . Be • Repeat tot opposite side installing sure you have allowed room for tractor gauge wheel in same adjustment hole . to roll slightly as you restart movement . Gauge Wheel • To restart movement , slowly release Mounting parking brake and clutch / brake pedal . Bracket • Make all turns slowly . 3 / 8 - 16 Locknu 3 / 8 Washel Shoulder Gauge Wheel 14
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TO TRANSPORT ADD GASOLINE • Raise attachment liftto highest position • RII fuel tank . Use fresh , clean , regular with attachment lift control . unleaded gasoline with a minimum of • When pushing or towing your tractor , 87 octane . ( Use of leaded gasoline will be sure gearshift lever is in neutral ( N ) increase carbon and lead oxide position . deposits and reduce valve life ) . Do not • Do not push or tow tractor at more than mix oil with gasoline . Purchase fuel in five ( 5 ) MPH . quantities that can be used within 30 NOTE : To protect hood from damage days to assure fuel freshness . when transporting your tractor on a truck IMPORTANT : When operating in tem - or a trailer , be sure hood is closed and peratures below 32 ° F ( 0 ° C ) , use fresh , secured to tractor . Use an appropriate clean winter grade gasoline to help insure means of tying hood to tractor ( rope , cord , good cold weather starting . etc . ) . _ I _ WARNING : Experience indicates that TOWING CARTS AND OTHER ATTACH - alcohol blended fuels ( called gssohol or MENTS using ethanol or methanol ) can attract Tow only the attachments that are moisture which leads to separation and recommended by and comply with formation of acids during storage . Acidic specifications of the manufacturer of your gas can damage the fuel system of an tractor . Use common sense when towing . engine while in storage . To avoid engine Too heavy of a load , while on a slope , is problems , the fuel system should be dangerous . Tires can lose traction with emptied before storage of 30 days or the ground and cause you to lose control longer . Drain the gas tank , start the of your tractor . engine and let it run until the fuel lines and carburetor are empty . Use fresh fuel BEFORE STARTING THE ENGINE next season . See Storage Instructions for CHECK ENGINE OIL LEVEL additional information . Never use engine • The engine in your tractor has been or carburetor cleaner products in the fuel shipped , from the factory , already filled tank or permanent damage may occur . with summer weight oil . • I _ CAUTION : Fill to bottom of gas tank • Check engine oil with tractor on level filler neck . Do not overfill . Wipe off any ground . spilled oil or fuel . Do not store , spill or use • Remove oil fill cap / dipstick and wipe gasoline near an open flame . 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 reached . Do not overfill • For cold weather operation you should change oil for easier starting ( See " OIL VISCOSITY CHART " in the Mainten - ance section of this manual ) . • To change engine oil , see the Mainten - ance section in this manual . 15
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TO START ENGINE COLD WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F AND BELOW ) When starting the engine for the first time or if the engine has run out of fuel , it will • When engine starts , slowly push choke take extra cranking time to move fuel from control in until the engine begins to run the tank to the engine . smoothly . Continue to push the choke • Sit on seat in operating position , control in small steps allowing the depress clutch / brake pedal and set engine to accept small changes incontrol speed and load , until the choke parking brake . • Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) is fully in . If the engine starts to run roughly , pull the choke control out position . • Move attachment clutch to = DISEN - slightlyfor a few seconds and then GAGED " position . continue to push the control in slowly . • Move throttle control to fast position This may require an engine warm - up period from several seconds to several • Pull choke control out for a cold engine start attempt . For a warm engine start minutes , depending on the temperature . attempt the choke control may not be • The attachments can be used dudng needed . the engine warm - up period and may NOTE : Before starting , read the warm require the choke control be pulled out slightly . and cold starting procedures below . • Insert key into ignition and turn key NOTE : A high altitude ( above 3000 feet ) clockwise to = START " position and or in cold temperatures ( below 32 F ) the release key as soon as engine starts . carburetor fuel mixture may need to be adjusted for best engine performance . Do not run starter continuously for more See " TO ADJUST CARBURETOR " in the than fifteen seconds per minute . If the Service and Adjustments section of this engine does not start after several manual . attempts , push choke control in , wait a few minutes and try again . If engine still does not start , pull the choke control out and retry . WARM WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F AND ABOVE ) • When engine starts , slowly push choke control in until the engine begins to run smoothly . If the engine starts to run roughly , pull the choke control out slightly for a few seconds and then continue to push the control in slowly . • The attachments and ground drive can now be used . If the engine does not accept the load , restart the engine and allow it to warm up for one minute using the choke as descdbed above . 16
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MULCHING MOWING TIPS MOWING TiPS • . Tire chains cannot be used when the IMPORTANT . For best performance , keep mower housing free of built - up gras . = mower housing is attached to tractor . and trash . Clean after each use . • Mower should be properly leveled for • The special mulching blade will recut best mowing performance . See " TOe LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in th the grass clippings many times and reduce them in size so that as they fall Service and Adjustments section of this manual . onto the lawn they will disperse into the • The left hand side of mower should be grass and not be noticed . Also , the mulched grass will biodegrade quickly t _ used for trimming . provide nutrientsfor the lawn . Always • Drive so that clippings are discharged onto the area that has been cut . Have mulch with your highest engine ( blade ) speed as this will provide the best the cut area to the right of the machine . recutting action of the blades . This will result in a more even distribu - Avoid cutting your lawn when it is wet . tion of clippings and more uniform Wet grass tends to form clumps and cutting . interferes with the mulching action . The • When mowing large areas , start by best time to mow your lawn is the early turning to the right so that clippings will afternoon . At this time the grass has discharge away from shrubs , fences , dried and the newly cut area will not be driveways , etc . After one or two exposed to the direct sun . rounds , For best results , adjust the mower mow in the opposite direction making cutting height so that the mower cuts off left hand turns until finished only the top one - third of the grass • If grass is extremely tall , it should be mowed twice to reduce load and blades . For extremely heaW mulching , reduce your width of cut on each pass possible fire hazard from dried clip - and mow slowly . pings . Make first cut relatively high ; the Certain types of grass and grass second to the desired height . conditions may require that an area be • Do not mow grass when it is wet . Wet mulched a second time to completely grass will plug mower and leave hide the clippings . When doing a undesirable clumps . Allow grass to dry second cut , mow across or perpendicu - before mowing . lar to the first cut path . • Always operate engine at full throttle Change your cutting pattem from weekek when mowing to assure better mowing to week . Mow north to south one we performance and proper discharge of then change to east to west the next material . Regulate ground speed by week . This will help prevent matting selecting a low enough gear to give the and graining of the lawn . mower the best cutting performance as well as the quality of cut desired . • When operating attachments , select a ground speed that wilt suit the terrain and give best performance of the attachment being used . 17
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CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITIES MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE = . . _ . / _ . _ j _ o . _ _ o _ _ . Check'nm _ m iT Inmrlo _ Systems I / R Choc _ k L = o _ F = = o , _ m _ _ , V ' Lubd _ on Chart _ R Clean Batteryand Terminals ! I _ CheckTransaxleCooling I _ Adjust Motion D _ ve Belt ( s ) Tewsion _ s Ch _ _ , _ C _ Lo _ _ E CleanAirFilter N c _ = n _ USr ¢ r = m I _ ReplaceOil Filter ( If equipped ) l _ . i EN CleanEngineCoolk _ Fgins Replace Spark Plug _ i ReplaceAft FilterPiper Cllrtddge II _ = 1 . Clwlge nlonl oitlll idllm opitilig ulidw ii Ilelvy load or in htgtl _ lnl tlil _ 1 _ rldu _ lil . S - ffequipped _ h _ p _ ble = y _ er _ 2 . Semite mor _ ofl _ whe . _ ) r _ lng b _ ln'y o * du _ y cotillions , il - Noi tequiiid II liqulpplid tilh n _ illilimm _ e - hlie bii _ y , 3 . _ equlpp _ with ol _ , ch _ m _ e ol _ SO hounk 7 - T _ llt _ m fro _ _ le picot boltto _ ft , - Ib _ mmdmum . GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS LUBRICATION CHART The warranty on this tractor does not cover items that have been subjected to Zerk Zerk operator abuse or negligence . To receive full value from the warranty , operator must maintain tractor as instructed in this Wheel manual . _ ) Front Wheel Besdng Some adjustments will need to be made Bearing Zerk Zerk periodically to propedy maintain your tractor . ® Engine All adjustments in the Service and | Adjustments section of this manual should be checked at least once each season . Attachment _ : l Clutch I ' I • Once a year you should replace the I Pivot ( s ) spark plug , clean or replace air filter , I i and check blades and belts for wear . A ( I ) SAE 30 or 10w30 Motor OIL Pivots new spark plug and clean air filter @ GeneralPurposeGrease • assure proper air - fuel mixture and help Referto Maintenance " Engine " Section your engine run better and last longer . IMPORTANT : Do not oil or grease the BEFORE EACH USE pivot points which have special nylon • Check engine oil level . bear - ings . Viscous lubricants will attract • Check brake operation . dust and dirt that will shorten the life of the • Check tire pressure . self - lubricating bearings . If you feel they • Check operator presence and interlock must be lubricated , use only a dry , systems for proper operation . powdered graphite type lubricant spar - • Check for loose tasteners . 18 ingly "
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TRACTOR trailing edge up towards deck as shown . Always observe safety rules when performing any maintenance . IMPORTANT : To ensure proper assembly , BRAKE OPERATION center hole isn blade must align with star on mandrel assembly . If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet • Reassemble hex bolt , lock washer and stopping distance at high speed in highest flat washer in exact order as shown . gear , then brake must be adjusted . ( See = TO ADJUST BRAKE " in the Service and • Tighten bolt securely ( 27 - 35 Ft . Lbs . torque ) . Adjustments section of this manual ) . IMPORTANT : Blade bolt is Grade 8 heat TIRES treated . • Maintain proper air pressure in aU tires TrailingEdge , MandrelAssembly ( See " PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " Center section of this manual ) . Hole • Keep tires free of gasoline , oil , or insect Flat Washer control chemicals which can harm Lock rubber . • Avoid stumps , stones , deep ruts , sharp objects and other hazards that may _ - Hex Bolt ( Grade 8 ) cause tire damage . * A Grade 8 heat treatedboltcan be identifiedby six NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent lines on the bolt head . flat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant TO SHARPEN BLADE may be purchased from your local parts NOTE : We do not recommend sharpening dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry blade , but if you do , be sure the blade is rot and corrosion . balanced . OPERATOR PRESENCE SYSTEM Care should be taken to keep the blade Be sure that operator presence and balanced . An unbalanced blade will cause interlock systems are working propedy . If excessive vibration and eventual damage your tractor does not function as de - to mower and engine . • The blade can be sharpened with a file scribed below , repair the problem immedi - ately . or on a grinding wheel . Do not attempt to sharpen while it is on the mower . • The engine should not start unless the clutch / brake pedal is fully depressed • To check blade balance , you will need a and attachment clutch control is in the 5 / 8 " diameter steel bolt , pin , or a cone disengaged position . balancer . ( When using a cone balancer , follow the instructions supplied with • When the engine is running , any balancer ) . attempt by the operator to leave the NOTE : Do not use a nail for balancing seat without first setting the parking blade . The lobes of the center hole may brake should shut off the engine . appear to be centered , but are not . • When the engine is running and the • Slide blade onto an unthreaded portion attachment clutch is engaged , any of the steel bolt or pin and hold the belt attempt by the operator to leave the or pin parallel with the ground . If blade seat should shut off the engine . is balanced , it should remain in a • The attachment clutch should never horizontal position . If either end of the operate unless the operator is in the seat . blade moves downward , sharpen the BLADE CARE heavy end until the blade is balanced . / / For best results mower blades must be kept sharp . Replace bent or damaged 5 / 8 " Bolt _ Blade blades . BLADE REMOVAL or Pin _ • Raise mower to highest position to BATTERY allow access to blades . • Remove hex bolt , lock washer and flat Your tractor has a battery charging system which is sufficient for normal use . How - washer securing blade . ever , periodic charging of the battery with • Install new or resharpened blade with 19 an automotive charger will extend its life .
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• Keep battery and terminalsclea n . engine damage from running low on 0il . • Keep battery bolts tight . _ Change the oil after every 25 hours of : • Keep small vent holes open . operation or at least once a year Jfthe • Recharge at 6 - 10 amperes for1 hour . tractor is not used for 25 hours in one NOTE : The original equipment battery on year . your tractor is maintenance free . Do not Check the crankcase oil level before attempt to open or remove caps or starting the engine and after each eight covers . Adding or checking level of ( 8 ) hours of operation . Tighten oil fillcap / electrolyte is not necessary . dipstick 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 . battery from tractor . • Catch oil in a suitable container . • 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 , jelly . replace oil drain plug and tighten • Reinstall battery ( See " REPLACING securely . BATTERY " in the SERVICE AND • Refill engine with oil through oil fill ADJUSTMENTS section of this manu - dipstick tube . Pour slowly . Do not al ) . overfill . For approximate capacity see V - BELTS = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of 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 . Replace belts if they begin to slip from tightened securely for accurate reading . wear . Keep oil at " FULL " line on dipstick . TRANSAXLE COOLING Air Screen Oil Keep transaxle free from build - up of dirt and chaff which can restrict cooling . Plug ENGINE LUBRICATION Oil Only use high quality detergent oil rated with API service classification SF , SG or CLEAN AIR - SCREEN SH . Select the oil's SAE viscosity grade according to your expected operating Air screen must be kept free of dirt and temperature . chaff to prevent engine damage from overheating . Clean with a wire brush or compressed air to remove dirt and stubborn dried gum fibers . ENGINE COOLING RNS Remove any dust , dirt or oil from engine cooling fins to prevent engine damage from overheating . Air guide covers must NOTE : Although multi - viscosity oils be removed . Remove side panels and ( 5W30 , 10W30 etc . ) improve starting in hood ( See = TO REMOVE HOOD AND cold weather , these multi - viscosity oils will GRILL ASSEMBLY " in the Service and result in increased oil consumption when Adjustments section of this manual ) . used above 32 ° F . Check your engine oil level more frequently to avoid possible 2O
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Cover Knob Plate Wing Nut Foam Cartddge Pre - Cleaner Air q Cover Air Scre _ ( Both Sides ) MUFFLER AIR FILTER Inspect and replace corroded muffler and Your engine will not run properly using a spark arrester ( if equipped ) as it could dirty air filter . Clean the foam pre - cleaner create a fire hazard and / or damage . after every 25 hours of operation or every SPARK PLUGS season . Service paper cartridge every Replace spark plugs at the beginning of 100 hours of operation or every season , each mowing season or after every 100 whichever occurs first . hours of operation , whichever occurs first . Service air cleaner more often under dusty Spark plug type and gap setting are conditions . shown in = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS _ • Remove knob ( s ) and cover . section of this manual , TO SERVICE PRE - CLEANER IN - LINE FUEL FILTER • Slide foam pre - cleaner off cartridge . The fuel filter should be replaced once • Wash it in liquiddetergent and water . each season , if fuel filter becomes • Squeeze it dry in a clean cloth . clogged , obstructing fuel flow to carbure - • Saturate it in engine oil . Wrap it in tor , replacement is required . clean , absorbent cloth and squeeze to • With engine cool , remove filter and plug remove excess oil . fuel line sections . • If very dirty or damaged , replace pre - • Place new fuel filter in positio n in fuel cleaner . line with arrow pointing towards carbu - • Reinstall pre - cleaner over cartridge . retor . • Reinstall cover and secure with knob ( s ) . • Be sure there are no fuel line leaks and clamps are properly positioned . TO SERVICE CARTRIDGE • Immediately wipe up any spilled • Remove wing nuts and cartridge plate . gasoline . • Carefully remove cartridge to prevent debris from entering carburetor . • Clean cartridge by tapping gently on flat surface . If very dirty or damaged , replace cartridge . • Reinstall cartridge plate , wing nuts , CLEANING precleaner , cover and secure with knob ( s ) . • Clean engine , battery , seat , finish , etc . IMPORTANT : Petroleum solvents , such of all foreign matter . as kerosene , are not to be used to clean • Keep finished surfaces and wheels free the cartridge . They may cause deteriora - of all gasotine , oil , etc . tion of the cartridge . Do not oil cartridge . • Protect painted surfaces with automo - Do not use pressurized air to clean or dry tive type wax . cartridge , We do not recommend using a garden hose to clean your tractor unless the electrical system , muffler , air filter and carburetor are covered to keep water out . Water in engine can result in a shortened engine life . 21
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AqI _ 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 . • Turn 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 : TRACTOR • Disconnect front linksfrom deck by removing retainer springs . TO REMOVE MOWER • Raise lift lever to raise suspension Mower will be easier to remove from the arms . Slide mower out from under right side of tractor . tractor . • Place attachment clutch in = DISEN - IMPORTANT : If an attachment other than GAGED _ position . the mower deck is to be mounted on the • Move attachment lift lever forward to tractor , remove the front links . lower mower to its lowest position . TO INSTALL MOWER • Roll belt off engine pulley . • Raise attachment lift lever to its highest • Disconnect clutch rod from clutch lever position , by removing retainer spring . • Slide mower under tractor with dis - • Disconnect anti - swaybar from chassis charge guard to right side of tractor . bracket by removing retainer spdng , • Lower lift lever to its lowest position . • Disconnect suspension arms from rear • Install mower in reverse order of deck brackets by removing retainer removal instructions . spdngs . Retainer Pulley Arms Front Link Retainer Springs ( Both Sides ) Retainer Spdngs ( Both Sides ) Retainer Spring AnU - Swaybar 22
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TO LEVEL MOWER HOUSING • Before making any necessary adjust - ments , check that both front links are Adjust the mower while tractor is parked equal in length . Both links should be on level ground or driveway . Make sure approximately 10 - 3 / 8 " . tires are properly inflated ( See = PROD - UCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this • If links are not equal in length , adjust one link to same length as other link . manual ) . If tires are over or • To tower front of mower loosen nut = E " underinflated , you will not properly adjust on both front linksan equal number of your mower . tums . SIDE - TO - SIDE ADJUSTMENT • When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower • Raise mower to its highest position . at front than rear , tighten nuts = P ' • At the midpoint of both sides of mower , against trunnion on both front links . measure height from bottom edge of • To raise front of mower , loosen nut = F " mower to ground . Distance = A " on both from trunnion on both front links . sides of mower should be the same or Tighten nut = E " on both front links an within 1 / 4 " of each other . equal number of tums . • If adjustment is necessary , make • When distance = D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower adjustment on one side of mower only . at front than rear , tighten nut = F " against • To raise one side of mower , tighten lift trunnion on both front links . link adjustment nut on that side . • Recheck side - to - side adjustment . • To lower one side of mower , loosen lift Mandrel link adjustment nut on that side . NOTE : Each full turn of adjustment nut will change mower height about 1 / 8 " . • Recheck measurements after adjusting . Bottom Edge _ Bottom Edge of Mower to _ _ / _ - _ t Mower to Both Front Links Should be Equal in Length A | / U Ground Line U ! ; _ A ( _ Suspension t = E • Lift Unk Adjustment Nut FRONT - TO - BACK ADJUSTMENT IMPORTANT : Deck must be level side - to - Front Unks side . If the following front - to - back adjust - ment is necessary , be sure to adjust both TO REPLACE MOWER BLADE DRIVE front links equally so mower will stay level side - to - side . BELT ( See Illustration Next Page ) To obtain the best cutting results , the The mower blade dri ' ; ' ebelt rpay be mower housing should be adjusted so that replaced without tools . Park the tractor on the front is approximately 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " level surface . Engage parking brake . lower than the rear when the mower is in BELT REMOVAL - its highest position . • Remove mower from tractor ( See = TO Check adjustment on right side of tractor . REMOVE MOWER " in this section of Measure distance " D " directly in front and this manual ) . behind the mandrel at bottom edge of • Work belt off both mandrel pulleys and mower housing as shown . idler pulleys . 23 " Pull belt away from mower .
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BELT INSTALLATION - • TO REPLACE MOTION DRIVE BELT • Install new belt in reverse order of re - Park the tractor on level surface . Engagea moval . parking brake . For assistance , there is • Make sure belt is in all pulley grooves belt installation guide decal on bottom and inside all belt guides . side of left footrest . • Instafl mower in reverse order of re - • Remove mower ( See " TO REMOVE moval instructions . MOWER " in this section of this manual . ) • Remove belt from stationary idler and Mandrel Idler Pulleys clutching idler . • Pull belt slack toward rear of tractor . Remove belt upwards from transaxle pulley by deflecting belt keepers . • Pull belt toward front of tractor and remove downwards from around engine pulley . • Install new belt by reversing above procedure . TO ADJUST BRAKE Engine Pulley _ Your tractor is equipped with an adjustable brake system which is mounted on the Clutching . - - - - rightside of the transaxle . Idler If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet stopping distance at high speed in highest Stationary / gear , then brake must be adjusted . Idler • Depress clutch / brake pedal and engage parking brake . Transaxle • Measure distance between brake operating arm and nut = A " on brake rod . • If distance is other than 1 - 1 / 2 " , loosen Pulley _ _ _ jam nut and turn nut " A " until distance becomes 1 - 1 / 2 " . Retighten jam nut against nut " A " . TRANSAXLE GEAR SHIFT LEVER • Road test tractor for proper stopping ADJUSTMENT distance as stated above . Readjust if The transaxle should be in neutral when necessary . If stopping distance is still the gear shift lever is in neutral ( N ) ( lock greater than six ( 6 ) feet in highest gear , gate ) position . The adjustment is preset at further maintenance is necessary . the factory ; however , if adjustment is Contact your nearest authorized needed , proceed as follows : service center / department . • Make sure transaxle is in neutral ( N ) . NOTE : When the tractor rear wheels move freely , the transaxle is in neutral . • Loosen adjustment belt in front of the right rear wheel . . = 1 ° 7 ° ° " • Position the gear shift lever in the With parking Brake neutral ( N ) position . • Tighten adjustment bolt securely . i / j NOTE : If additional clearance is needed to get to adjustment belt , move mower deck height to the lowest position . _ perating Arm 24
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TO START ENGINE WITH A WEAK Gearshift Lever NeutralGate Lock BATTERY _ CAUTION : Lead - acid batteries generate explosive gases . Keep sparks , flame and smoking materials away from batteries . Always wear eye protection when around batteries . Adiustment / . , " I ! your battery is too weak to start the / . _ ' . I Bolt engine , it should be recharged . ( See ' BATTERY " in the MAINTANCE section o TO ADJUST STEERING WHEEL this manual ) . ALIGNMENT 11 " jumper cables " are used for emergenc , If steedng wheel crossbars are not starting , follow this procedure : horizontal ( left to right ) when wheels are IMPORTANT : Your tractor Is equipped positioned straight forward , remove with a 12 volt negative grounded system . steedng wheel end reassemble per The other vehicle must also be a 12 volt instructions in the Assembly section of this negative grounded system . Do not use manual . your tractor battery to start other vehicles . FRONT WHEEL TOE - IN / CAMBER TO ATTACH JUMPER CABLES - The front wheel toe - in and camber are not • Connect each end of the RED cable to adjustable on your tractor , if damage hasor the POSITIVE ( + ) terminal of each occurred to affect the front wheel toe - in battery , taking care not to short against camber , contact your nearest authorized chassis . service center / department . • Connect one end of the BLACK cable t _ TO REMOVE WHEEL FOR REPAIRS the NEGATIVE ( - ) terminal of fully • Block up axle securely . charged battery . • Remove axle cover , retaining dng and • Connect the other end of the BLACK washers to allow wheel removal ( rear cable to good CHASSIS GROUND , wheel contains a square key - Do not away from fuel tank and battery . lose ) . TO REMOVE CABLES , REVERSE • Repair tire and reassemble . ORDER - • On roar wheels only : align grooves in • BLACK cable first from chassis and rear wheel hub and axle . Insert square then from the fully charged battery . key . • RED cable last from both battedes . • Replace washers and snap retaining ring securely in axle groove . • Replace axle cover . NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent flat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant may be purchased from your local parts dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry = Positive " ( + ) " Negative " ( - } rot and corrosion . Washers Retaining Ring I Axle Cover Square Key ( Rear Wheel Only ) 25
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REPLACING BATTERY , _ TO REPLACE FUSE Replace with 30 amp automotive - type _ CAUTION : Do not short battery ' : : plug - in fuse ; The fuse holder is located terminals by allowing a wrench or any behind the dash . other object to contact both terminals at the same time . Before connecting battery , TO REMOVE HOODAND GRILL remove metal bracelets , wristwatch ASSEMBLY bands , rings , etc . • Raise hood . Positive terminal must be connected first • Unsnap headlight wire connector . to prevent sparking from accidental • Stand in front of tractor . Grasp hood at grounding . sides , tilt toward engine and lift off of • Lift hood to raised position . tractor . • Remove terminal guard : • To replace , reverse above procedures . • 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 positive ( + ) battery terminal with hex Connector bolt and keps nut as shown . Tighten securely . ENGINE • Connect BLACK grounding cable to negative ( - ) battery terminal with Maintenance , repair , or replacement of the remaining hex bolt and keps nut . emission control devices and systems , Tighten securely . which are being done at the customers • Close terminal access doors . expense , may be performed by any non - • Close hood . road engine repair establishment or individual . Warranty repairs must be performed by an authorized engine manufacturer's service outlet . TO ADJUST THRO't'rLE CONTROL Positive CABLE The throttle control has been preset at the Cable factory and adjustment should not be Terminal necessary . Check adjustment as de - Guard Cable scribed below before loosening cable . If adjustment is necessary , proceed as TO REPLACE HEADLIGHT BULB follows : • Raise hood . • With engine not running , move throttle • Pull bulb holder out of the hole in the control lever to fast position . • Check that swivel is against side of backside of the gdll . quarter circle . If it is not , loosen cable • Replace bulb in holder and push bulb clamp screw and pull cable back until holder securely back into the hole in the swivel is against quarter circle . Tighten backside of the grill . • Close hood . cable clamp screw securely . TO ADJUST CHOKE CONTROL INTERLOCKS AND RELAYS The choke control has been preset at the Loose or damaged wiring may cause your factory and adjustment should not be tractor to run poorly , stop running , or necessary . Check adjustment as de - prevent it from starting . scribed below before loosening cable . If • Check wiring . See electrical wiring adjustment is necessary , proceed as diagram in the Repair Parts section . follows : • With engine not running , move choke 26
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• € 0niroi ( l _ tecI - Qri € ! ash panel ) to full _ ' FINA _ : S _ ING _ : : : : : ! ; i _ _ , _ ' ' ! - _ . Choke position . " - " - - " • Start erigi _ e _ : a _ l alloWtO'warhl f < _ rfivi minutes . Make final adjustments with o Remove air cleaner cover , filter and engine running and shift / motion contl cartddge plate to expose carburetor lever in neutral ( N ) position . choke ( see = AIR FILTER " in the • With throttle control lever in slow Maintenance section of this manual ) . • Choke should be closed . If it is not , position , hold throttle lever against idh speed screw and adjust idle speed loosen casing clamp screw and move screw to obtain 1200 to 1400 RPM . choke cable untilchoke is completely • While still holding throttle lever agains closed . Tighten casing clamp screw idle speed screw , tum idle mixture securely . • Reassemble air cleaner . screw in ( clockwise ) until engin e begil to die and then tum out ( counterclock wise ) until engine runs rough . Turn screw to a point midway between tho . _ two positions . • Continue to hold throttle lever against idle speed screw and adjust idle spee ( screw to obtain 900 to 1200 RPM . Release throttle lever . ACCELERATION TEST - • Move throttle control lever from slow t ¢ fast position . If engine hesitates or die Choke CI _ turn idle mixture screw out ( counter - clockwise ) 1 / 8 turn . Repeat test and continue to adjust , if necessary , until Screw " L _ _ q " A - ' - _ Choke Lever engine accelerates smoothly . High speed stop is factory adjusted . Do not adjust - damage may result . IMPORTANT : Never tamper with the en - TO ADJUST CARBURETOR gine governor , which is factory set for The carburetor has been preset at the proper engine speed . Overspeeding the factory and adjustment should not be engine above the factory high speed set - necessary . However , minor adjustment ting can be dangerous . If you think the er may be required to compensate for gine - govemed high speed needs adjust - differences in fuel , temperature , altitude or ing , contact your nearest authorized ser - load . If the carburetor does need adjust - vice canter / department , which has propeJ ment , proceed as follows : equipment and experience to make any In general , tuming the mixture screw In necessary adjustments . ( clockwise ) decreases the supply of fuel to the engine giving a leaner fuel / air mixture . ldle Speed Turning the mixture screw out ( counter - rew clockwise ) increases the supply of fuel to Idle Mixture the engine giving a dcher fuel / air mixture . Screw IMPORTANT : Damage to the needles and the seats in carburetor may result if screw rottle Lever is tumed in too tight . 0 PRELIMINARY SETTING - Idle Speed • Be sure you have a clean air filter , and the throttle control cable and choke are Screw _ _ adjusted properly ( see above ) . ThrotUe Idle • With engine off tum idle mixture screw Lev r " Mixture e crew in ( clockwise ) closing it finger tight and then turn out ( counterclockwise ) 1 - 1 / 4 to 1 - 1 / 2 turns . 27
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Immediatelyprepareyourtractorfor Also , experience indicates that alcohol storage at the end of the season or if the blended fuels ( called gasohol or using tractor will not be used for 30 days or ethanol or methanol ) can attract moisture more , which leads to separation and formation of acids dudng storage . Acidic gas can _ CAUTION : Never store the tractor with damage the fuel system of an engine while gasoline in the tank inside a building in storage . where fumes may reach an open flame or • Drain the fuel tank . spark . Allow the engine to cool before • Start the engine and let it run until the storing in any enclosure , fuel lines and carburetor are empty . TRACTOR • Never use engine or carburetor cleaner Remove mower from tractor for winter products in the fuel tank or permanent storage . This will allow you to clean it damage may occur . • Use fresh fuel next season . thoroughly . Remove all dirt , grease , leaves , etc . Store in a clean , dry area . NOTE : Fuel stabilizer is an acceptable • Clean entire tractor ( See = CLEANING " alternative in minimizing the formation of in the Maintenance section of this fuel gum deposits during storage . Add manual ) . stabilizer to gasoline in fuel tank or storage • Inspect and replace belts , if necessary container . Always follow the mix ratiofound ( See belt replacement instructions in the on stabilizer container . Run engine at least Service and Adjustments section of this 10 minutes after adding stabilizer to allow the stabilizer to reach the carburetor . Do manual ) . • Lubricate as shown in the Maintenance not drain the gas tank and carburetor if section of this manual . using fuel stabilizer . • Be sure that all nuts , botts and screws ENGINE OIL are securely fastened . Inspect moving parts for damage , breakage and wear . Drain oil ( with engine warm ) and replace Replace if necessary . with clean engine oil . ( See = ENGINE " in • Touch up all rusted or chipped paint the Maintenance section of this manual ) . surfaces ; sand tightlybefore painting . CYLINDER ( S ) BATTERY • Remove spark plug ( s ) . • Fully charge the battery for storage . • Pour one ounce of oil through spark plug • After a period of time in storage , battery hole ( s ) into cylinder ( s ) . may require recharging . • Tum ignition key to = START " position for • To help prevent corrosion and power a few seconds to distribute oil . leakage during long periods of storage , • Replace with new spark plug ( s ) . battery cables should be disconnected OTHER and battery cleaned thoroughly ( see • Do not store gasoline from one season " TO CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMI - to another . NALS " in the Maintenance section of • Replace your gasoline can if it starts to this manual ) . rust . Rust and / or dirt in your gasoline will • After cleaning , leave cables disconnect - cause problems . ed and place cables where they cannot • If possible , store your tractor indoors come in contact with battery terminals . and cover it to give protection from dust • If battery is removed from tractor for and dirt . storage , do not store battery directly on • Cover your tractor with a suitable concrete or damp surfaces . protective cover that does not retain moisture . Do not use plastic . Plastic ENGINE cannot breathe , which allows condensa - FUEL SYSTEM tion to form and cause your tractor to IMPORTANT : It is important to prevent rust . gum deposits from forming in essential IMPORTANT : Never cover tractor while fuel system pads such as carburetor , fuel engine and exhaust areas are stilt warm . filter , fuel hose , or tank during storage . 28
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART CORRECTION • PROBLEM CAUSE • Fill fuel tank . Will not start • Out of fuel . • See " TO START ENGINE " in • Engine not = CHOKED " Operation section . properly . • Wait several minutes before • Engine flooded . attempting to start . • Replace spark plug . • Bad spark plug . • Clean / replace air filter . • Dirty air filter . • Replace fuel filter . • Dirty fuel filter . • Drain fuel tank and carbure - • Water in fuel . tor , refill tank with fresh gasoline and replace fuel fil - ter . • . Check all wiring . • Loose or damaged wiring . • See " To Adjust Carburetor " • Carburetor out of adjust - in Service and Adjustments ment . section . • Contact an authorized ser - • Engine valves out of ad - vice center . justment . • Clean / replace air filter . Hard to start • Dirty air filter . • Replace spark plug . • Bad spark plug . • Recharge or replace battery . • Weak or dead battery . • Replace fuel filter . • Dirty fuel filter . • Drain fuel tank and refill with • Stale or dirty fuel . fresh gasoline . • Check all wiring . • Loose or damaged wiring . • See = To Adjust Carburetor " • Carburetor out of adjust - in Service and Adjustments ment , section . • Contact an authorized ser - • Engine valves out of ad - vice center . justment . • Depress clutch / brake pedal . • Clutch / brake pedal not de - Engine will not tum pressed . over • Disengage attachment • Attachment clutch is en - clutch . gaged . • Recharge or replace battery . . Weak or dead battery . • Replace fuse . • Blown fuse . • Clean battery terminals . • Corroded battery termi - nals . • Check all wiring . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Check / replace ignition • Faulty ignition switch . switch . • Check / replace solenoid or • Faulty solenoid or starter , starter . • Contact an authorized ser - • Faulty operator presence vice center . switch ( es ) . • Recharge or replace battery . • Weak or dead battery . Engine clicks but • Clean battery terminals . • Corroded battery termi - will not start nals . 29
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION i ii Engine clicks but • Loose or damaged widng . • Check all wiring . will not start • Faulty solenoid or starter . I • Check / replace solenoid or ( cont'd ) starter . • Cutting too much grass / Loss of power • Set in _ Higher Cut " position / too fast . reduce speed . • 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 . • Replace fuel filter . • Dirty fuel filter , • Drain fuel tank and refill with • Stale or dirty fuel . fresh gasoline . • Drain fuel tank and carbure - • Water in fuel . tor , refill tank with fresh gaso - line and replace fuel filter . • Connect and tighten spark • Spark plug wire loose . j . plug wire . Clean engine air screen / fins . • Dirty engine air screen / fins . • Dirty / clogged muffler . • Clean / replace muffler . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Check all wiring . • See " To Adjust Carburetor " in • Carburetor out of adjust - ment . Service and Adjustments section . • Contact an authorized ser - • Engine valves out of ad - vice center . justment . Excessive vibration • Worn , bent or loose blade . • Replace blade . Tighten blade bolt . • Bent blade mandrel . • Replace blade mandrel . • Tighten loose part ( s ) . Re - • Loose / damaged part ( s ) . place damaged parts . • Check wiring , switches and I . Faulty operator - safety Engine continues connections . If not to run when opera - presence control system . corrected , contact an autho - tor leaves seat with rized service center . attachment clutch engaged • Worn , bent or loose blade . • Replace blade . Tighten blade Poor cut - uneven 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 . 3O
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART CORRECTION PROBLEM CAUSE Poor cut - uneven • Clean around mandrels to • Clogged mower deck vent € ont ' d ) holes from buildup of open vent holes . grass , leaves , and trash around mandrels . Mower blades will • Obstruction in clutch • Remove obstruction . mechanism . not rotate • Worn / damaged mower • Replace mower drive belt . drive belt . • Frozen idler pulley . • Replace idler pulley . • Frozen blade mandrel . • Replace blade mandrel . • Place throttle control in I Poor grass dis - • Engine speed too slow . charge = FAST " position . • Travel speed too fast . • Shift to slower speed . • Wet grass . • Allow grass to dry before mowing . • Level mower dect _ • Mower deck not level . • Low / uneven tire air pres - • Check tires for proper air sure . pressure . • Worn , bent or loose blade . • Replace / sharpen blade . Tighten blade bolt . • Buildup of grass , eleavesr . • Clean underside of mower and trash under mow • Mower drive belt worn . housing . • Blades improperly in - • Replace mower drive belt . stalled . • Reinstall blades sharp edge down , • Improper blades used . • Replace with blades listed in this manual . • Clogged mower deck vent • Clean around mandrels to holes from buildup of open vent holes . grass , leaves , and trash around mandrels . • Switch is = OFP . Headlight ( s ) not • Turn switch = ON " . • Bulb ( s ) burned out . working ( if so • Replace bulb ( s ) . equipped ) • Faulty light switch . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Check / replace light switch . • Check wiring and connections , • Blown fuse . • Replace fuse . • Replace battery . Battery will not • Bad battery cell ( s ) . • Check / clean all connections . • Poor cable connections . charge • Faulty regulator ( if so • Replace regulator , equipped ) . • Replace _ llternato , r . • Faulty alternator . • Move throttle control to Engine " backfires " • Engine throttle control not set at = SLOW " = SLOW " position and allow when turning en - to idle for 30 seconds before gine " OFP position for 30 seconds stopping engine . before stopping engine . 31
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 SCHEMATIC BATTERY AMMETER ( OPTIONAL ) IGNYnON SWITCH I L . . . . . . . . . I GROUNDINGOR CONNECT A'v ( OPTIONAL ) SPARK eL _ K ( _ IGNITIONuNIT _ PLUGGAp 1 ( 2 PLUGS ON TWIN CYL , ENGINES ) NOTE YOUR TRACTOR ISA EQUIPPED WITH SPECIAL ALTERNATOR SYSTEM . THE LIGHTS ARE NOTE CONNECTED TO TH BATTERY , BUT HAVE THEIR OWN ELECTRICAL SOURCE . BECAUSE OF THIS , THE HEADUGHTS BRIGHTNESS OF THE LIGHTS WILL CHANGE WITH ENGINETSIS SPEED . AT IDLE THE TLIGHNESIGHTEST . - - e - - O F , WILL DIM . AS THE ENGIHBR IGNITION SWITCH NON - REMOVABLE REMOVABLE SPEEDED UP , THE LIGR CONNECTIONS CONNECTIONS WILL BECOME THEI WIRING INSULATED CLIPS NOTE : IF WIRING INSULATED CLIPS WERE REMOVED FOR SERVICING OF UNIT , THEY SHOULD BE REPLACED TO PROPERLY SECURE YOUR WIRING . 33
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 ELECTRICAL 21 / I i I 41 24 _ I / / ! 8 34
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, TRACTOR - - MODELNUMBER 917.2708i4 ELECTRICAL KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 163465 Battery 12 VOLT 28 AMP 2 74760412 BoltHex Hd 1 / 4 - 20unc x 3 / 4 8 7603J Case Battery 10 145211 Boit , Btr Front 1 / 4 - 20 x 7 - 1 / 2 11 150109 Hoiddown Battery Front Mount 12 145769 Nut , Push Nylon Battery Front 1 / 4 16 153664 Switch , InterlockPush - In 19 Std551125 Washer Lock 1 / 4 20 73350400 Nut Jam Hex 1 / 4 - 20 Unc 21 166182 Harness L ! ghtSocket 0N / 4152j ) 22 4152J Bulb Light # 1156 24 4799J Cable Battery 25 146148 Cable Battery 26 166180 Fuse 15 . amp 27 73510400 Nut Keps Hex 1 / 4 - 20 Unc 28 145491 CId _ leGround 29 121305X Switch Seat 30 140301 Switch Ign 4 Position 31 12421IX Nut Ignition 32 141226 Cover IgnitionSwitch 33 109310X Key Molded Craftsman 40 166145 Hamses Ign 41 71110408 Bolt BIk . Rn Hex 1 / 4 - 20 Unc x 1 / 2 42 131563 Cover Terminal 43 145673 Solenoid . 44 73640400 Nut Keps BIk Hex 114 - 20Unc 45 121433X Ammeter Rectangular 6 Amp 52 141940 ProtectionWire Loop 55 17490508 Screw'rbdroi 5 / 16 - 18 x 1 / 2 70 166658 Harness Engine B & S NOTE : All componentdimensionsgive in U . S . inches 1 lbch = 25A mm 35
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 CHASSISAND ENCLOSURES 28 58 12 63 31 55 14 36
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 CHASSISAND ENCLOSURES KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION I 166819 Chassis Assembly Drawbar 2 140356 3 17490612 Screw , Thd . Roll 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 4 STD551025 Washer 13 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 16 Gauge 5 155272 Bumper Hood / Dash 9 161917X013 Dash 10 STD533710 Bolt , Carriage 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 11 155927 Panel , Dash , LH . 12 145660 ClipTinnerman Grille p / t _ 13 155936 Panel , Dash , R . H . 14 17490608 ScrewThdrol 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 2 17 144983X558 HoodAssembly 18 126938X Bumper Hood 20 156437 Plate Mtg Battery Fuel Tank 23 124028X Bushing , Snap , Nylon , Fuel Line 25 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Gauge 26 STD541437 Locknut , Hax , with Insert 3 / 8 - 16 Unc 28 145198 ) ( 558 Gdlla w / Clips MS - 558 29 155217X599 Lens , Grille 30 151287X558 Fend / Ftrest 31 139976 Bracket , Fender Support ScrewThdrol 5 / 16 - 18x 1 / 2 37 17490508 38 139886 PivotBracket Assembly , L . H . 39 139887 Pivot Brecht Assembly , R . H . NUt Lock w / Insert 114 - 20UNC 51 73800400 Washer 9 / 32 x 7 / 8 x 16 Ga . 52 19091416 BracketGrille PickoffLH 53 145201 54 161464 Screw Hex Wshd 8 - 16 x 7 / 8 55 145202 Bracket Grille PickoffRH 57 STD522507 Bolt , Fin Hex 114 - 20UNC x . 75 58 140547 Air Duct P / L 18HP B & S Opp . Twin 60 STD533707 Bolt Rdnd Sqnk 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 3 / 4 Dash Lower STLT 64 154798 74 STD541437 Nut Cmwnlock 3 / 8 - 16 UNC 114 158112 Keeper Belt Rear Lh Stl Scrow Thrdel 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 115 17490620 116 19131614 Washer 13 / 32 x 1 x 14 Ga . 140 158418 Bracket Suspension Front Plate Reinfomement STLT 142 165867 143 154966 Bracket Swaybar Chassis Bracket Pnt Footrest STLT 144 154207 Rod Pivot Chassis / H ( xxI 145 156524 NOTE : All componentdimensionsgive in U . S . inches 1 k _ . , h = 25.4 mm 37
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 GROUND DRIVE 197 61 4 , . 51 47 32 30 , , 151 170 2 62 37 26 27 38
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917 : 270814 GROUND DRIVE ' + + KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 . . . . . . . . Transaxle ( See Breakdown ) 57 130801 V - Belt , Ground Drive Peerless 206 - 545C 58 127274X Keeper , Belt , R . H . 2 146682 Spdng , Return , Brake 59 140312 Keeper , Belt , Center Span 3 123666X Putiey , Tmnsaxle 61 17490612 Screw , " Thd . , Rolt . 3 / 6 - 16 x 3 / 4 4 12000028 Ring , Retainer 62 8883R Cover , Pedal 5 121520X Strap , Torque 63 140186 Pulley , Engine 6 17490512 Screw , Thd . , Roll . 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 64 71170764 Bolt , Hex Heed , F { n . 4 7 / 16 - 20 x 4 Grade 5 8 165866 Rod Shitter Fender STLT 65 STD551143 Washer Lock 7 / 16 10 STD561210 Pin , Cotter 1 / 8 x 1 66 154778 Keeper , Belt , Engine , Fool - 11 105701X Washer , Shift Plate Proof 13 74550412 Be _ t 1 / 4 - 28 UNF W / Patch Gr . 8 70 134683 Guide , Mower Ddve Belt , R . H . 14 STD551125 Washer Lock 1 / 4 72 19132012 Washer 13 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 12 Ga . 18 STD523710 BoltFin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 1 . 74 137057 Spacer , Axle Gr 5 75 121749X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16Ga . 19 STD541437 Nut Lock Hex W / Ins . 3 / 8 - 16 76 STD581075 E - Ring 21 106933X Knob 77 123583X Key , Square 2.0 x . 1845 / . 1865 22 130804 Rod , Brake 78 121748X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 8 x 16 24 STD541237 Nut Hex Jam 3 / 8 - 16 Gauge 25 106888X Spdng , Brake Rod 79 STD580025 Key Woodruff 26 STD551037 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 18 Ga . 80 145090 Arm , Shift 27 $ 3 " D561210 Pin Cotter 1 / 8 x 3 / 4 81 165592 ShaftAssembly 28 145204 Rod , Parldng Brake 82 165711 Spdng , Torsion 29 124236X Cap , ParkingBrake , Red 83 19171216 Washer 17 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 16 Ga . 30 130807 Bracket , Trar _ saxle 84 166231 TransaxleLink 31 127275X Keeper , Belt , LH + 85 150360 Nut , Nylock 32 STD523107 Bolt Flex lid . 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 89 158391 ) ( 428 Conso | e , Shift , STLT 34 155071 Shaft Assembly , Foot Pedal 90 124346X Nut , Selt - Thding , Wsh Hd 114 35 120183X Boadng , Nylon 96 BTD624003 Retainer Spdng 1 " 36 BTD551062 Washer 21 / 82 x 1 x16Ga . 112 19091210 Washer 9 / 32 x3 / 4 x 10 Gauge 37 STD571810 Roll Pin 3 / 16 x 1 " 113 127285X Strap Torque90 Degrees 38 131494 Pulley , Idler , Rat 116 72110610 Bolt Rdhd Sqneck3 / 8 - 16 x 1.25 39 STO523727 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 18 - 16 x 2 - 3 / 4 145 74490540 Bolt , He = Rghd 5 / 16 - 18 Gr . 5 40 4470J Spacer , Split . 395 x , 59 150 165850 BushingBellcrank 41 165838 Keeper , Bolt , idler 151 19133210 Washer 13 / 32 x 2 x 10 Ge . 42 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 156 166002 Washer Brrtad 5 / 161D x 1.125 Ga . 158 165589 Bracket Shift Mount 47 127783 Pulley , Idler , V - Groove , Plastic 159 165494 Hub tapered Flange Shift 48 154407 BellcrankClutch Grnd Dry Stl 160 19292016 Washer 29 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16 ga . 49 123205X Retainer , Belt 161 72140406 Bolt 1 / 4 - 20 3 / 4 gr . 5 50 STD523715 Bolt Hex Hd . 3 / 6 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 2 162 73680400 Nut Crownlock1 / 4 - 20 Uoc 51 STD541437 Nut Crown Lock 3 / 8 - 16 UNC 163 74780416 Belt FlexFin 1 / 4 - 20 52 STD541431 Nut Crown Lock 5 / 16 - 18 UNC Lk _ xl Gr5 53 105710X Unk , Clutch 164 - 19091010 Washer 518x . 281 x 10 Ga 65 105709X Spring , Clutch Retum 165 165623 Bracket Pivot Lever 56 STD523712 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 166 166880 Screw 5 / 16 - 18 x 5 / 8 168 165492 Bolt Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 x . 561 169 165580 Ptate Faster _ Cross NOTE : All componentdimensionsgive in U . S . inches 1 ioch = 25.4 mm 39
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 STEERINGASSEMBLY _ 41 $ i Sl _ s4 47 13 u 40 / 16 40
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TRACTOR - , ' MODEL NUMBER 917,270814 STEERING ASSEMBLY KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 139768 Steedng Wheel 2 154427 Axle AssemblySTMP Dropped STL 3 156483 Spindle Assembly , L . H . 4 157473 SpindleAssembly , R . H . 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 - 114x 16 Gauge 8 12000029 Ring ; KIIp 9 3366R Beerlng , steedng Column 10 156438 DraglinkExtended Stamped 11 STD551137 Washer , Lock 3 / 8 13 154779 Beadng Axle STLT / GT 15 73901000 Nut , Lock , Flange 5 _ - 11 UNC 17 156546 Shaft Assembly , Steering 18 57079 Washer , Thrust . 515 x . 750 x . 033 19 160395 Support , Shaft 22 165857 Screw Hex Wsh . Hd Ton ( 23 165851 Pittman ShaftAssembly 25 154406 Bracket , Steedng 26 126847X Bushing , Link , Drag 27 136874 Gear , Sector 28 19131416 Washer 13 / 32 x 7 / 3 x 16 Gauge 29 17490612 Screw , Thd . , Roll . 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 30 STD561210 Pin Cotter 1 / 8 x 3 / 4 32 130465 Rod , Tie 36 155099 Bushing , Steering Screw 37 152927 38 139769 Insert , Steering Wheel 39 19133808 Washer 13 / 32 x 2 - 3 / 8 x 8 Gauge 40 STD541537 Nut Lock Center 3 / 8 - 24 41 100711L Adaptor , Steedng Wheel 42 145054 Boot , Steedng Shaft 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 Lock Hex w / Ins . 5 / 16 - 18 UNC 54 7478O520 Bolt Fin Hex 5 / 16 - 18 UNC x 1 - 1 / 4 62 167902 KitSteering Aem Service 63 STD523710 Bolt , Rn Hex 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 1 Gr 5 65 154780 Spacer Axle 66 154404 Bearing Arm PIttman 67 74781044 Bolt , FinHex 5 / 6.11 UNC x 2 - 3 / 4 68 154429 Axle , Brace 79 19132012 Washer 13 / 32 x 1 1 / 4 x 12 Ga . 80 74950612 BoltHax Nylon 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgiven in U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 41
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 ENGINE 15 38 14 13 32 31 39 29 \ OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT Spark Arrester 42
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 ENGINE KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 162152 Control , Throt Paddle 32 22 2 17720410 Screw , He _ Thd Cut 114 - 20x 5i8 3 . . . . . . Engine , B & S , ( See Breakdown ) No . 461707 - 0145 - E1 4 149723 Muffler Exhaust 5 144069 Exhauet _ . sm . Le _ 6 144063 ExhaustAsm . Righl 7 138129 Clamp Tube Double Engine 8 150176 Bolt5 / 16 - 18unc x 3 / 4 W / Seres 10 145552 Heat Shield Lt 11 STD551125 Washer Lock Hvy . Helical 114 12 STD522507 Bolt Rn He ) ( 1 / 4 - 20Unc x . 75 13 165287 Gasket , Muffler 14 1328O336 Nipple , Pipe 4 - 1 / 2 15 13200300 Elbow , Standard 90 ° , 3 / 8 - 18 NPT 16 STD551237 Washer Lock ExtTooth3 / 8 17 17490624 Screw Thdml 3 / 6.16x1 - 1 / 2 Tytt 23 159880 Shlald , BnVDbr Guard Control Choke 25 145996 26 73920600 Nut Keps 3 / 8 - 24 Unf 27 152927 ScrewTT # 10 - 32 x 5 x 3 / 8 Flange 29 137180 Arrestor , Spark 31 157103 Tank , Fuel 32 161696 Cap Fuel Guage 33 123487X c _ np , Hose 34 106082X Spacer Pad 35 17490512 Screw Thdrol 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 - 4 Tyt 37 8543R Line , Fuel 38 . . . . = . . Plug , Oil Drain ( Order From Engine Manufacturer ) 39 109227X Pad Idter 81 128861 Nut Flange 1 / 4 - 20 Stmter Nut NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgivenin U , S . inches I Inch = 25.4 mm 43
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 SEATASSEMBLY KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 140123 Seat 3350 BIk / blkCraftsman 13 121248X BushingSnap BIk Ny150 Id 2 140551 Bracket Pnt PivotSeat ( folk ) 14 72050412 BoltRdhd Sht Nk 1 / 4 - 20x1 - 1 / 2 3 STD523710 Bolt FinHex 3 / 8 - 16uric X 1 15 134300 Spacer Split28 X 86 Zinc 4 19131610 Washer 13 / 32 X 3 / 4 X 10 Ga 16 121250X SpringCprsn 1 27 BIk Pnt 5 145006 Clip Push In Hinged 17 123976 ) ( Nut Lock 1 / 4 Lge FigGr 5 Zinc 6 STD541437 Nut Hex Lockw / ins3 / 8 - 16 Unc 21 153236 Bolt Shoulder5 / 16 - 18 Unc - 2A 7 124181X SpringSeat Cprsn2 250 BIk Zi 22 STD541431 Nut Hex Lock w / Ins5 / 16 - 18 8 17490616 ScrewThdrol 3 / 8 - 16 X 1 Ty - tt 24 19171912 Washer 17 / ' 32X 1 - 3 / 16 X 12 9 19131614 Washer 13 / 32 X 1 X 14 Ga Ga . 10 155925 Pan Pnt Seat ( blk ) 25 127016X Bolt Shoulder5 / 16 - 18 X 62 11 166369 KnobSeat Adj . Wingnct NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . 12 166396 inches1 inch = 25.4 mm BracketPnt MountingSwitch 44
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 DECALS 8 6 4 1 11 9 13 15 ' 5 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION I 156439 Decal , Fender Danger Sears 11 156368 Decal , Fender STL'r Oper Inst E / S 2 165392 Decal , Engine B & S 3 163200 Decal , Hood , R . H . Craftsman 13 146046 Decal , V - Beit Dr Sch Tractor 4 163202 Decal , Hood , L . H . Craftsman 15 160396 Decal , Mower Drive Schematic 5 163207 Decal , Fender SD . WhL Rad / 19 138047 Decal , Battery Diehard Sears 6Sp 42 " 20 166887 Decal , Deck Mower EZ3 6 133644 Decal , Maintenance 22 149516 Decal , Battery 7 163259 Decal , Panel Dash B & S 19,5 - - 138311 Oecat , Ult Hand _ Turbo - - 154515 Pad Footrest LH STLT 167180 Decal Replacement SRS - - 168779 Pad Footrest RH STLT 163204 Decal , Fender , Crsftsman Gold - - 172206 Owner's Manual , English - - 172207 Owners Manual , Spanish KEY PART WHEELS & TIRES NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 59192 ValveCap , Tire 2 65139 Stem , Valve 3 106222X Tire , Front 4 59904 = _ s , 8 Tube , FrontTire 4,10 ( Not Provided , Seneca Item Only ) 5 106732X427 Rim , Front 6 278H Fitting , Grease ( FrontWheel 11 Only ) 7 90401 " 1 Bearing , F _ n _ ( FrontWhe _ Only3 8 106108X427 Rim , Rear 9 122082X Tire , Rear 10 7152J Tube , Rear " rke ( No _ Provided , Sen , tca Item Only ) 11 104757X Cep , A _ de - - 144334 Sealant , Tire 10 oz . NOTE : All component dimensions given In U . S . Inches 1 Inch = 25A mm 45
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 LIFT ASSEMBLY 27 / / / / / i 5 49 / / 3O 3 20 46
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 LIFT ASSEMBLY KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 159460 Lift Lever Inner Wire Assemio _ y 2 159471 ShaftAssembly , Lift 3 105767X Pin , Groove 4 12000002 E - Ring 5 19211621 Washer 21 / 32 x 1 x 21 Gauge 6 120183X Bearing , Nylon 7 125631X Grip , Handle , Fluted 8 122365 ) ( Button , Plunger , Red 11 139865 Link , Lift , LH . 12 139866 Link , _ R . H . 13 STD624008 Retainer Spdng 15 127218 Link , Front 16 73350800 Nut , Hex , Jam 1 / 2 - 13 UNC 17 130171 Trunnion 18 73680800 Nut Lock 1 / 2 - 13 UNC 19 139868 Arm , Suspension , Rear 20 163552 Retainer Spdng 23 110807X Nut , Special 24 19131016 Washer 13 / 32 x 5 / 8 x 16 Gauge 25 2876H Spring 28 76020308 Pin , Cotter 3 / 32 x 1 / 2 27 126971X Rod , Adjust , Lift 29 73350600 Nut , Hex , Jam 3 / 8 - 18 UNC 29 138057 Knob , Inf . 3 / 8 - 16 30 150233 Trunnion , Inf Height 31 140302 Beadng , Pvt , Lift Special 32 73540600 Nut , Crownlock 3 / 8 - 24 49 145212 Nut Flange Lock 50 110452X Nut Push Phos & Oil NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiven in U . S . inches I inch = 25.4 mm 47
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 MOWER DECK 76 73 71 31 , _ 21 > 21 21 22 4 \ 6 21 48
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TRACTOR - ' MODEL NUMBER 917,270814 MOWERDECK KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 164961 Mower Deck Asseml _ y , 42 " 58 140086 Spring , TorsionBrakes 2 STD533107 Bolt Rdhd 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 59 141043 Guard , TUV Idler 3 138017 Bracket Assembly , Sway Bar , 67 162113 Knob Custom Oval Front 68 144200 V - Belt 4 138440 Bracket Assembly , Sway Bar 71 142427 Rod , Clutch , Primary , with Nibs 5 STD624008 Retainer Spdng 72 131870 Spring , Return 6 130832 Arm , Suspension , Rear 73 127847 Arm , Clutch , Secondary 8 850857 Bolt , Hex 3 / 8 - 24 x 1.25 74 121748X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 8 x 16 Grade 8 Gauge 9 STD551137 Washer , Lock 3 / 8 75 12000029 Ring , Klip 10 140296 Washer , Hardened 76 128903 Bolt , Shoulder 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 1.44 11 134149 Blade , Mulching Keeper , Spring 12 129895 Bearing , Bali 77 127845 LeverAsm . Clutch Pri PIm STLT 13 137645 Shaft Assembly , Mandrel , 78 160570 Vented ( Includes Key 79 127498 Bushing , Large , Brass Number 12 ) 80 153701 Spdng , Mower Clutch 14 128774 Housing , MendreJIV , ented 91 73350600 Nut , Hex Jam 3 / 8 - 16 Unc 15 110485X Beadng , Ball , Mandrel 82 142028 Trunnion , Adj . 16 140329 Stripper , Vented Mower Deck 83 120958X Washer Sioterad 17 72110610 Bolt , Cardage 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 84 156084 Keeper Belt Idler 18 72140505 Bolt , Cardage 5 / 16 - 16 x 5 / 8 85 72140620 Bolt Carriage 3 , ' 8 - 16 x 2ol / 2 19 132827 Bolt . Shoulder 92 STD541437 Nut Lock 3 / 8 - 16 20 159770 Baffle , Vortex 101 136420 Mulcher Cover 21 STD541431 Nut Crownleck 5 / 16 - 18 UNC 102 71161010 Screw 22 134753 Stiffener Bracket 103 19061216 Washer # 10 23 131267 Bracket , Deflector 104 STD551110 Washer , Lock # 10 24 105304X Cap , Sleeve 105 160793 Latch Assembly , Bagger 25 123713X Spdng , Torsion , Deflector 106 2029 , , I Nut , Weld 26 110452X Hut , Push 111 155197 Bracket , Gauge , Wheel L . H . 27 130968 Shield , Deflen _ r 112 155198 Bracket , Gauge , Wheel R . H . 28 19111016 Washer 11 / 32 x 5 / 8 x 16 113 17490512 ScrewThdrol 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 Gauge 114 STD541431 NUt , Hex , Keps 5 / 16 - 18 UNC 29 131491 Red , Hinge 115 72110504 Bolt , Carriage 5 / 16 UNC x 1 / 2 30 157722 Screw Thdrol Washer Head 116 4898H Bolt , Shoulder 31 129963 Washer , Spacer 117 165746 Wheel , Gauge 32 153535 Pulley , Mandrel 118 739306 ( X ) Nut , Centarlock 3 / 8 - 16 33 137266 Hut , Topiock , Flanged 119 STD551037 Washer 3 / 8 x 7 / 8 x 14 Gauge 34 STD533717 BoltRdhd 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 3 / 4 121 143723 Bracket 35 133835 Fastner , Chflstmas Tree 128 153390 Washer Felt 36 131494 Pulley , Idler , Rat 129 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Ga . 37 STD551G ' 37 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 16 130 STD523710 Bolt , FinHex 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 1 Gauge Gr . 5 40 STD541437 Nut CrOwniock3 / 8 - 16 UNC 131 STD533710 BOY ( , RDHD SQNK 3 / 8 - 16 41 133551 Rod , Pivot , with Nibs UNC x 1 43 140083 Rod , CkJtch , Seconded / , with 132 19132203 Spacer Washer3 / Nibs 13 / 32 I . D . x 1 - 80 . D . x 1 / 4 44 140088 Guard , Mandrel , L . H . 141 6266H Washer Thrust . 75 x 1.230 45 STD624003 Retainer Spdngl " - - 130794 Mandrel Assembly ( Includes 46 137729 Screw , Thd . RoKI 1 / 4 - 20 x 5 / 8 Key Numbera 8 - 10 , 12 - 15 , 31 and 32 ) 48 133944 Washer , Hardened Mower Deck , Complete ( Stan - 49 155066 RotterAssembly , Cam Folk _ er - - 164963 ( lard Deck , Order Separately 50 131340 Bolt , Shoulder # 10 - 24 Grade 5 Mulcher Plate and Gauge 51 STD541410 Locknut # 10 - 24 Wheel Components , Key Nos . 52 139888 Bolt , Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 UNC 101 - 106 and 111 - 121 ) 53 131845 Arm Assembly , Pad , Brake 54 133943 Washer , Hardened NOTE : All component dimensionsgivenin U . S , inshes 55 155046 Ann , k : Uer 1 inch = 25.4 mm 56 122052X Spacer , Retainer 49
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 PEERLESS TRANSAXLE - MODEL NUMBER 206 - 545C Cw . - 927 O . - - 2 150 8 706A 47 13 41A 5O
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 PEERLESS TRANSAXLE - MODEL NUMBER 206 - 545C KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 772147 Tmnsaxle Cover 41A 790079 Brake Lever 2 780086A Need | e Bearing 5J8 " 42 792073A Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 1 14 " 3 770128 Transaxle Case 42A 792086A Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 2 1 / 4 " 4 776395 Countershaft 43 792075 Locknut5 / 16 - 24 5 776409 Output Shaft 44 790025 Brake Pad Holder 6 778364 Spur Gear ( 38 teeth ) 45 786066 Spacer . 2625 x 1.0 6A 778369 Spur Gear ( 15 teeth ) 46 786086 Brake Lever Bracket 7 778330 Spur Gear ( 11 teeth ) 47 774690 Axle ( 11 - 15 / 16 " Long ) 8 792180 Shift Key 48 774691 Axle ( 16 - 1 / 2 " long ) 8A 792047 Woodruff Key # 9 49 778356 Spur Gear ( 29 teeth ) 9 784352 Shift Collar 50 778338 Spur Gear ( 27 teeth ) 10 784378 Shift Rod & Fork 51 778354 Spur Gear ( 23 teeth ) 11 778334 Bevel Gear ( 30 teeth ) 52 778352 Spur Gear ( 19 teeth ) 12 778309 Input Bevel Pinion ( 13 teeth ) 53 778350 Spur Gear ( 16 teeth ) 13 778368 Bevet Gear ( 13 teeth ) ( include . 54 778346 Spur Gear ( 15 teeth ) 14 ) 56 778355 Spur Gear ( 11 teeth ) 14 778368 Bevel Pinion ( 13 teeth ) ( In - 57 778337 Spur Gear ( 13 teeth ) clude . 13 ) 58 778353 Spur Gear ( 17 teeth ) 15 778370 Ring Gear ( 43 teeth ) 59 776351 Spur Gear ( 21 teeth ) 17 786188 Drive Pin 60 778349 Spur Gear ( 24 teeth ) 18 786102 Spacer 1.130 X . 695 61 776345 Spur Gear ( 25 teeth ) 20 792077A Ball 5 / 16 ` dia 65 780189 F ! at Washer . 563 ID x . 062W 21 792078 Set Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 8 " 66 776422 Input Shaft 22 792079 Spring . 310 OD x . 625 L 67 7763,96 Shifter & Brake Shaft 25 792073A Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 1 / 4 * 69 792170 Retaining Ring 25A 792177 Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 3 / 8 " 70 786187 Spaeer , 890 26 792125 Retaining Ring ( pkg of 2 ) 71 788069 Square Cut Ring 27 792035 Rata'l _ ng Ring 71B 788092 " O " Ring 28 788040 Retaining Ring 76 780090 Flat Washer 1.128 ID x . 058W 29 780072 Thrust Washer . 627 ID x . 031W 77 788078A Inverted Retaining Ring 29A 780160 Thrust Washer . 762 ID x . 031W 79 792144 Spring . 43OOD x . SO00L 29B 780051 ThrustWasher . 762 ID x . 031W 82 778333 Bevel & Spur Gear ( 30 & 13 29 < 3 780199 Anti - RotationWasher . 632 teeth ) 30 780108 Cup Washer 1.127 ID x . 032W 83 778338 Spur Gear ( 27 teeth ) 31 780001 Flat Washer . 750 ID x . 056W 85 792154 Oil FdlPlug ( Use As Needed ) 87 788069A Oil Seal 9 / 16 ` 31A 780195 Flat Washer . 750 ID x . 062W 150 788093A LiquidGasket RI " VSilicone 32 788083 Oil Seat 5 / 8 " 157 788088A Oil Seal 3 / 4 " 34 780194 Bushing . 563 180 730229A Gear Oil 80W90 35 780193 Flanged Bushing5 / 8 " ID 900 794712 Replacement MST - 206 - 545C 35A 780197 F _ nged Bushing . 751 Transax | a 36 790075 Brake Disk 37 790007 Brake Pad Plate 38 799021 Brake Pad ( pkg of 2 ) NOTE : All component dimensionsgivenin U . S . inches 39 786026 Dowel Pin 1 inch = 25A mm 40 792076A Rat Washer . 312 ID x , 059W 51
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER461707 , TYPENUMBER0145 - E1 52
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER461707 , TYPENUMBER0145 - E1 51 _ 447 122 51A 861 PUMP REPAIR KIT 392 • 402 _ 306 _ - 425 i 968 ! 97 121 CARBURETOR KIT I 402 _ 3020 104 _ , 102 < _ 643 _ 535 30a Y 14741 877 1138 11 : _ _ 8I , , 278o 592 " AR " EQUIRESSPE _ AL _ LS 161 TO INSTALL . SEE REPAIR INSTRUCTION MANUAL _ 133 971 8ss 30 _ 402 _ , _ _ . _ 807 • 391 267 1036 LABEL KIT - EMISSION I 53
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 BRIGGS & STRA'I - rONENGINE - MODELNUMBER461707 , TYPENUMBER0145 - EI 309 ] 5101 513 783 _ _ 02 lO6 _ 1 y 803 697 _ # ' 797 @ 544 ' 801 358 GASKET SET 1770 51A _ _ 634 _ 7 569 _ 54
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 BRIGGS & STRA'I - rONENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 461707 , TYPE NUMBER 0145 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 498583 Cylinder Assembly 102 693509 • Gasket - Carburetor Body 2 399265 Bushing / Seal Kit 104 693506 Q P _ n - Po , at H _ nge 3 91086 ' / r Seal - Oil 105 692078 • Valve - Float Needle 4 493304 Sump - Eng _ ne 107 693482 Body Assembly - Lower 5 214517 Head - Cylinder # 1 108 693505 Valve - Choke 5A 214518 Head - CyUnder # 12 109 693498 Shaft - Choke 7 271867 * oGasket - Cylinder Head # 1 117 693538 Jet - Main 7A 271868 * , Gasket - Cylinder Head # 2 693500 Jet - Main ( High Altitude ) 8 496754 Breather Assembly ( Cylinder # 1 ) 121 491539 Carburetor Kit 9 27803 4r , Gasket - Breather 122 281411 Spacer 10 94382 Scraw ( Breather Assembly ) 125 693479 Carburetor 10A 94380 Screw ( Breather Cover ) 130 693504 Valve . Throttle 11 280225 Tube - Breather 133 693512 Float - Carburetor 273390 * Gasket - Crankcase 146 94196 Key - Timing ( . 015 " Thick , Std . ) 147 693508 Jet - Pilot 271188 , Gasket - Crankcase ( . 005 " Thick ) 161 496599 Base - Air Cleaner 271189 , Gasket - Crankcase ( . 009 " Thick ) 163 271411 * Gasket - AirCleaner 13 94565 Screw ( Cyllnder Head ) 177 271170 * Seal - O - Ring ( t5 94239 Plug - Oil Drain 187 299146 Line - Fuel Cut to Required Length ) 16 690666 Crankshaft 197 96063 Screw ( Back Ptata ) 19 399264 Bushing 202 262683 Link - Mechenical Governor 20 291675 " t - Seat - Oit 203 280997 Crank - Ball 23 491180 Flywheel 205 93971 Screw ( Bell Crank ) 209 262352 Spring - Governor 24 222699 Kay - Ft _ eet 25 499180 Piston Assembly ( Standard ) 211 261563 Spdng - Govemor 499181 Piston Assembly ( . 010 " O . S . ) 212 693985 Link - Throttle 499182 Piston Assembly ( . 020 " O . S . ) 215 224816 Guide - Air 499183 Piston Assembly ( . 030 " O . S . ) 219 394348 Gear - Govemor 220 222773 Washer - Throst ( Governor Gear ) 26 499184 Ring Set , Piston ( Standard ) 499285 Ring Sat , Piston ( . 010 " O . S . ) 222 491282 Bracket - Control 499186 Ring Set , Piston ( . 020 " O . S . } 227 491297 Lever - Governor 499187 Ring Set , Piston ( . 030 " O . S . ) 235 224995 Shield - Fuel Spray 27 263129 Lock - Piston Pin 240 394358 Filter - Fuel 28 498319 Pin Assembly , Piston ( Std . ! 244 230318 Connector - Hose ( Pulse Line ) 498320 Pin Assembly - Piston ( . 005 O . S . ) 258 94930 Screw ( Engine Sump ) 29 498314 Rod - Connecting ( Standard ) 267 93897 Screw ( Casing Clamp ) 498541 Rod - Connecting ( . 020 U . S . ) 276 94942 Washer ( Governor Lever ) 32 95017 Screw ( Connecting Rod ) 297 94289 Nut - Wing _ Air Fiite _ Retainer ) 33 390420 Valve - Exhaust ( Include ( a ) : 304 691390 Housing - Blower 494553 Keeper - Valve ( Rat . No . 42 ) ) 308 690960 Screw ( Blower Housing ) 34 891302 Valve - Intake 306 222846 Shield - Cylinder 35 65906 Spring - Valve ( intake ) 306A 223734 Shield - Cylinderer 36 26828 Spring - Valve ( Exhaust ) 307 94930 Screw ( Cylind Shield ) 40 221596 Retainer - Valve ( Exhaust ) 309 497596 Motor - Starter 41 292260 Retainer - Valve ( Exhaust ) 310 94003 Bolt ( Starter Motor ) 42 494553 Keeper - Valve 311 497608 Brush Set 45 261368 Tappet - Valve 332 230674 Nut ( Flywheel ) 46 214487 Camshaft 333 394891 Armature - Magneto 47 393415 Stinger - Oil 334 94731 Screw ( Magneto Armature ) 48 498542 Short Block 337 802592 Plug - Spark 50 213290 Manitold - intake 356 494705 Wire - Stop 61 271412 * • Gasket - Intaketake 81A 270884 4r _ l . Gaskst - ln ir Included in Gasket Set , Ref Number 358 . • Included in Carburetor Kit , Re | Number 121 . 53 93970 Screw ( Carburetor ) 54 93208 Screw ( Intake Manifold ) , Included in Value Overhaul Kit , Rat Number 73 691438 Screen - Rotating 1095 . 75 222511 Washer ( Flywheel ) + Included in Fuel Pump Kit , Ref Number 861 78 691134 Screw ( Flywheel Fan ) 91 693483 Body Assembly - Upper NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . 95 690718 Screw ( Throttle Valve ) inches 1 inch = 25.4 mra 97 693465 Shaft - Throttleed 98 807923 Kit - idle Spe 55
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.270814 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER461707 , TYPENUMBER0145 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 358 495868 Gasket Set 802 497607 Cap - End 383 89838 Wrench - Spark Plug 803 497604 Housing - Starter 386 693490 e + Gasket - Pump 807 693511 Spacer 391 693487 Body - Pump 622 693497 Washer - Seal ( Throttle Shaft ) 392 693491 e + Spring - Pump Diaphragm 847 495715 Dipstick / TubeAssembly 404 223882 Washer ( Governor Crank ) 851 493880 Terminal - Cable 423 94674 Screw ( Air Cleaner Base ) 859 693488 e + Diaphragm - Fuel Pump 425 94823 Screw ( Air Cleaner Cover ) 861 393397 Kit - Fuel uPumpide 432 693492 e + Cap - Spring 865 224774 Cover - Air G 433 693489 e + Diaphragm - Fuel Pump 865A 224775 Cover - Air Guide 434 693493 Cover - Diaphragm 868 497656 Seal - Valve 435 693494 Screw ( Diaphragm Cover ) 868A 273312 Seal - Valve 441 222875 Bracket - Oil Flit 869 261463 Seat - Valve ( intake ) 445 394019 Filter - Air 870 262924 Seat - Valve ( Exhaust ) 447 93343 Screw ( Air Guide Cover ) 871 261961 Bushing - Guide ( Exhaust ) 449 94882 Screw ( oil Fill Bracket ) 231218 Bushing - Guide ( Intake ) 474 93474 Altamator 877 393456 Wire - Aitemator 482 93621 Screw ( Alternator ) 881 495901 Plate - Cover 510 497606 Ddve - Starter 918 393815 Hose - Vacuum ( Cylinder - To - 513 398003 Clutch - Odve trnpu | se Pump ) ( Cut to Require 523 494947 Dipstick Length ) 525 495348 Tube - Oil Fill 934 94627 Screw ( Fan Retainer ) 527 223167 Clamp - Tube 955 693513 Plug - Carburetor 535 272490 Filter - Air 968 225008 Cover - Air Cleaner 544 97603 Armature - Starter 971 805540 Screw ( Upper BodyTo Lower 552 262332 Bushing ( Governor Crank ) Body ) 552A 262331 Bushing ( Governor Crank ) 1005 498157 Fan - Flywheeln 562 93853 Bolt - Carriage ( Governor Lever ) 1006 224901 Retainer - Fa 569 272645 . A - Gasket - Baea 1019 496726 Label Kit 572 222892 Cover - Breather ( Cylinder # 2 ) 1036 499382 Label Kit - Emission 573 491304 Plate - Back 1051 263080 Ring - Retainingual 592 92278 Nut ( Govemor Lever ) 1058 273688 Owne ¢ s Man 601 95162 Clamp - Hose 1081 280860 _ r Seal - O - BRingrush 615 94296 Retainer ( Govemor Crank ) 1090 497605 Retainer - 615A 93898 Retainer - Governor Shaft 1095 498047 Gasket Set - Valve Overhaul 616 491530 Crank - Governor 1125 94724 S _ ew ( Cover Plate ) 634 491287 tk Seal - Governor Shaft 1132 94675 Screw ( Oil Slinger ) 634A 271013 Washer - Foam 1136 94297 Screw ( Governor , Control Roc 635 66538 Boot - Spark Plug 1137 220680 Washer ( Governor , Control 637 693510 Washer - Seal Rod ) 643 496700 Retainer - Air Filter 1138 94298 Nut ( Governor , Control Rod 689 262337 Spdng - Fdction - - - - 460707 - 0145 - EIRep _ oamant Engk _ e 697 . 93585 Screw ( Ddve Cap ) 725 280866 Shield - Heat _ r Included in Gasket Set , Ref Number 358 . 726 91362 Gear - Ring • Included in Carburetor Kit , Ref Number 121 . 741 262989 Gear - Th _ ng • Included InValue Ovethaut Kit , Ref Number 783 693059 Gear - StaRer 1095 . 797 94010 Nut ( StarterTerminal ) + Included in Fuel Pump Kit , Ref Number 861 797A 693167 Nut ( Starter Termlnel ) 801 394860 Cap - Ddve NOTE : All component dimensionsgiven in U . S . inches I inch = 25.4 ram 56
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SUGGESTED GUIDE FOR SIGHTING SLOPES FOR SAFE OPERATION ONLY RIDE UP AND DOWN HILL , NOT ACROSS HILL SIGHTING GUIDE O1 ( D 15 ° MAX . I greater than 15 ° ) , never across the face . Make turns gredu - ally to prevent tipping or loss of control . Exercise extreme I _ Ocapuetrioatne wyhoeunr Tcrhaacntogringupdairnedctdioonwnonthselofpaecse . of slopes ( not II
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0144334 Sealant, tire 10 oz.
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0168779 Owner' s manual, english
0164963 Mower deck complete (std deck-order seperately ...
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
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0172207 Owner's manual, spanish
1163465 Battery 12 volt 28 amp
10145211 Bolt, btr front 1/4-20 x 7-1/2
11150109 Holde down battery dash mount
12145769 Nut, push nylon battery front 1/4
16153664 Switch, interlock push-in
19STD551125 Washer lock 1/4
274760412 Bolt
2073350400 Nut
21166182 Harness
224152J Bulb
244799J Cable
25146148 Cable
26166180 Fuse 15 amp
2773510400 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
40166145 Harness . igniter
4171110408 Bolt
42131563 Cover
43145673 Solenoid
4473640400 Nut
45121433X Ammeter rectangular 6 amp
52141940 Protectoin wire loop (hour meter)
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0168779 Owner' s manual, english
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0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
0130794 Mandrel
1166819 Chassis
10STD533710 Bolt, carriage 3/8-16 x 1
11155927 Panel, dash, lh
114158112 Keeper belt rear lh stl
11517490620 Screw thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/4
11619131614 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 14 ga
12145660 Clip tinnerman grille p / l
13155936 Panel, dash, r.h.
1417490608 Screw
140158418 Bracket suspension
142165867 Plate . reinforcement
143154966 Bracket swaybar chassis
144154207 Bracket pnt footrest stlt
145156524 Rod pivot chassis/hood
17144983X558 Hood asssembly
18126938X Bumper hood
2140356 Drawbar
20156437 Plate mtg battery fuel tank
23124028X Bushing, snap, nylon, fuel line
2519131312 Washer
26STD541437 Locknut, hex, with insert 3/8-16 unc
28145198X558 Grille w/clips ms-558
29155217X599 Lens grille
317490612 Screw, thd. roll. 3/8-16 x 1
30151287X558 Fend/ftrest
31139976 Support bracket
3717490508 Screw
38139886 Pivot bracket
39139887 Pivot bracket
4STD551025 Washer 13/32 x 3/4 x 16 gauge
5155272 Hood bumper
5173800400 Lock nut
5219091416 Washer
53145201 Bracket
54161464 Screw, spiderloc hex hd #8 x 7/8
55145202 Bracket
57STD522507 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
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10STD561210 Pin, cotter 1/8 x 1
11105701X Washer
11219091210 Washer
113127285X Strap
11672110610 Bolt
1374550412 Bolt
14STD551125 Washer lock 1/4
14574490540 Hex flange bolt
150165850 Bell bushing
15119133210 Washer
156166002 Serrated washer
158165589 Shift
159165494 Hub tapered flange shift
16019292016 Washer
16172140406 T bolt
16273680400 Lock nut
16374780416 Bolt hex fin 1/4-20 unc x 1 grade 5
16419091210 Washer 5/8 x .281 x 10 ga.
165165623 Bracket pivot lever
166166880 Screw 5/16 - 18 x 5/8 tt yellow
168165492 Shoulder bolt
169165580 Plate . fastener
18STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr. 5
19STD541437 Nut lock hex w/ins 3/8-16
2146682 Spring return brake t / a zinc
21106933X Knob
22130804 Rod , brake
24STD541237 Nut hex jam 3/8-16
25106888X Spring rod
26STD551037 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 ga.
27STD561210 Pin cotter 1/8 x 3/4
28145204 Rod
29124236X Cap, parking brake, rod
3123666X Pulley
30130807 Mounting bracket
31127275X Keeper
32STD523107 Bolt hex hd. 5/16-18 x 3/4
34155071 Shaft assembly pedal foot lt/stlt
35120183X Bearing
36STD551062 Washer 21/32 x 1 x 16 ga.
37STD571810 Roll pin 3/16 x 1"
38131494 Pulley, idler flat
39STD523727 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 x 2-3/4
412000028 Ring, retainer
404470J Spacer
41165838 Keeper , belt
4219131312 Washer
47127783 Pulley, idler, v-groove, plastic
48154407 Cl bellcrank
49123205X Retainer
5121520X Torque strap
50STD523715 Bolt hex hd. 3/8-16 x 1-1/2
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
57130801 V-belt, ground drive
58127274X Keeper
59140312 Keeper, belt, center span
617490512 Screw, thd. roll. 5/16-18 x 3/4
6117490612 Screw, thd., roll. 3/8-16 x 3/4
628883R Pedal cover
63140186 Engine pulley
6471170764 Bolt, hex head, fin. 7/16-20 x 4 grade 5
65STD551143 Washer lock 7/16
66154778 Keeper - belt
70134683 Keeper
7219132012 Washer
74137057 Spacer
75121749X Washer
76STD581075 E-ring
77123583X Square key
78121748X Washer
79STD580025 Key woodruff
8165866 Rod shift fender adjust stlt
80145090 Shift arm
81165592 Cross shaft
82165711 Shift spring
8319171216 Washer
84166231 Link . transaxle
85150360 Nut
89158391X428 Shift console
90124346X Nut
96STD624003 Retaing spring 1"
0144334 Sealant, tire 10 oz.
05110S Tune up kit
0172206 Owner's manual, english
0168779 Owner' s manual, english
0164963 Mower deck complete (std deck-order seperately ...
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
0130794 Mandrel
0172207 Owner's manual, spanish
1139768 Steering wheel
10156438 Link drag extended stamped
11STD551137 Washer, lock 3/8
13154779 Spacer, bearing, front axle
1573901000 Nut
17156546 Shaft, assembly strg private label
1857079 Washer
19160395 Support shaft
2154427 Axle assembly stmp dropped stl
22165857 Screw, hex wash head torx
23165851 Shaft, assembly pittman
25154406 Bracket, steering
26126847X Bushing
27136874 Sector gear
2819131416 Washer
2917490612 Screw, thd., roll. 3/8-16 x 3/4
3156483 Spindle
30STD561210 Pin cotter 1/8 x 3/4
32130465 Rod, tie
36155099 Bushing, steering
37152927 Screw, tt no. 10-32 x 5 x 3/8 flange
38139769 Insert, cap steering wheel, standard, black
3919133808 Washer 13/32 x 2-3/8 x 8 gauge
4157473 Spindle
40STD541537 Nut lock center 3/8-24
41100711L Adaptor, steering wheel
42145054 Boot, steering shaft
43121749X Washer
44153720 Extension shaft steering lr.lt
46121232X Cap
476855M Zerk grease fitting
56266H Thrust washer
51STD541431 Nut lock hex w/ins. 5/16-18 unc
5474780520 Bolt fin hex 5/16-18 unc x 1-1/4
6121748X Washer
62167902 Steer . as kit
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
7919132012 Washer
812000029 Ring
8074950612 Bolt hex nylon 3/8-16 x 3/4
93366R Bearing
0144334 Sealant, tire 10 oz.
05110S Tune up kit
0172206 Owner's manual, english
0168779 Owner' s manual, english
0164963 Mower deck complete (std deck-order seperately ...
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
0130794 Mandrel
0172207 Owner's manual, spanish
1162152 Control, throt paddle 32 22
10145552 Heat shield
11STD551125 Washer lock hvy. helical 1/4
12STD522507 Bolt fin hex 1/4-20 unc x .75
13165287 Muffler
1413280336 Pipe nipple
1513200300 Elbow, standard 90°, 3/8-18 npt
16STD551237 Washer lock ext tooth 3/8
1717490624 Screw thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/2 tytt
217720410 Screw, hex thd cut 1/4-20 x 5/8
23159880 Shield, browning / debris guard
25145996 Control
2673920600 Nut
27152927 Screw, tt no. 10-32 x 5 x 3/8 flange
29137180 Spark arrestor
3N/P Engine, b&s, (see breakdown) no. 461707-0145-e1
31157103 Tank fuel 3.5 stl w/o sensor
32161696 Fuel gauge cap
33123487X Clamp hose
34106082X Pad
3517490512 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
0144334 Sealant, tire 10 oz.
05110S Tune up kit
0172206 Owner's manual, english
0168779 Owner' s manual, english
0164963 Mower deck complete (std deck-order seperately ...
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
0130794 Mandrel
0172207 Owner's manual, spanish
1140123 Seat 3350 blk/blk craftsman
10155925 Pan pnt seat (blk)
11166369 Adjustment knob . seat
12166396 Bracket pnt mounting switch
13121248X Bushing
1472050412 Bolt, rdhd sht nk 1/4 - 20 x 1 - 1/2
15134300 Spacer
16121250X Spring
17123976X Nut lock 1/4 lge flg gr 5 zinc
2140551 Bracket pivot
21153236 Bolt shoulder 5/16-18 unc-2a
22STD541431 Nut hex lock w/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 hex lock w/ins 3/8-16 unc
7124181X Spring
817490616 Screw thdrol 3/8-16 x 1 ty-tt
919131614 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 14 ga.
0144334 Sealant, tire 10 oz.
05110S Tune up kit
0172206 Owner's manual, english
0168779 Owner' s manual, english
0164963 Mower deck complete (std deck-order seperately ...
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
0130794 Mandrel
0172207 Owner's manual, spanish
1156439 Decal, danger fender english/spanish
11156368 Decal, fender stlt oper inst english/spanish
13146046 Decal
15160396 Decal v-belt schematic 42" eng
19138047 Decal
2165392 Decal, engine b&s
20166887 Decal deck mower ez3 mulching
22149516 Decal battery danger/poison english assembly
3163200 Decal, hood, r.h. craftsman
4163202 Decal, hood, l.h. craftsman
5163207 Decal, fender sd. wht. rad/6sp 42"
6133644 Decal
7163259 Decal, panel dash b and s 19.5 turbo
8167180 Decal replacement srs
9163204 Decal, fender, craftsman gold
0144334 Sealant, tire 10 oz.
05110S Tune up kit
0172206 Owner's manual, english
0168779 Owner' s manual, english
0164963 Mower deck complete (std deck-order seperately ...
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
0130794 Mandrel
0172207 Owner's manual, spanish
1159460 Wire assembly inner/spring with plunger lt
11139865 Link, lift, l.h.
12139866 Link, lift, r.h.
13STD624008 Retainer spring
15127218 Front Link
1673350800 Nut, hex, jam 1/2-13 unc
17130171 Trunnion
1873680800 Nut
19139868 Arm suspension
2159471 Assembly line shaft
20163552 Clip, hairpin (standard hardware-purchase locally)
23110807X Nut
2419131016 Washer
252876H Spring
2676020308 Pin, cotter 3/32 x 1/2
27126971X Rod, adjust, lift
2873350600 Nut, hex, jam 3/8-16 unc
29138057 Knob
3105767X Pin
30150233 Trunnion
31140302 Bearing, pvt. lift special
3273540600 Crownlock nut
412000002 E-ring
49145212 Hex nut
519211621 Washer
50110452X Push nut
6120183X Bearing
7125631X Grip
8122365X Button, plunger, red
0144334 Sealant, tire 10 oz.
05110S Tune up kit
0172206 Owner's manual, english
0168779 Owner' s manual, english
0164963 Mower deck complete (std deck-order seperately ...
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
1164961 Mower deck assembly 42"
10140296 Washer
101136420 Mulch plate
10271161010 Screw
10319061216 Washer
104STD551110 Washer, lock #10
105160793 Assembly b latch
1062029J Nut weld .327/.304 no. 10-24
11134149 Blade
111155197 Bracket, gauge, wheel l.h.
112155198 Bracket, gauge, wheel r.h.
11317490512 Screw thdrol 5/16-18 x 3/4
114STD541431 Nut, hex, keps 5/16-18 unc
11572110504 Bolt, carriage 5/16 unc x 1/2
1164898H Shoulder bolt
117165746 Gauge wheel
11873930600 Lock nut
119STD551037 Washer 3/8 x 7/8 x 14 gauge
12129895 Bearing
121143723 Bracket
128153390 Washer
12919131312 Washer
13137645 Shaft assembly, mandre, vented (includes key nu...
130STD523710 Bolt, fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr. 5
131STD533710 Bolt, rdhd sqnk 3/8-16 unc x 1
13219132203 Washer
14128774 Housing
1416266H Thrust washer
15110485X Bearing
16140329 Stripper, vented mower deck
1772110610 Bolt
1872140505 Bolt, carriage 5/16-18 x 5/8
19132827 Bolt shoulder
2STD533107 Bolt rdhd 5/16-18 x 3/4
20159770 Vortex baffle
21STD541431 Nut crownlock 5/16-18 unc
22134753 Stiffener bracket
23131267 Bracket, deflector
24105304X Cap
25123713X Spring
26110452X Push nut
27130968 Shield
2819111016 Washer
29131491 Rod , hinge
3138017 Bracket
30157722 Screw thdrol washer head
31129963 Washer, spacer
32153535 Pulley, mandrel
33137266 Nut, toplock, flanged
34STD533717 Bolt rdhd 3/8-16 x 1-3/4
35133835 Fastener
36131494 Pulley, idler, flat
37STD551037 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 gauge
4138440 Bracket assembly, deck sway bar, 38"
40STD541437 Nut crownlock 3/8-16 unc
41133551 Pivot rod
43140083 Clutch rod
44140088 Guard
45STD624003 Retainer spring 1"
46137729 Screw
48133944 Washer
49155066 Roller assembly, cam follower
5STD624008 Retainer spring
50131340 Bolt
51STD541410 Locknut #10-24
52139888 Bolt
53131845 Arm assembly, pad, brake
54133943 Washer, hardened
55155046 Arm idler 42" mower lt/yt
56122052X Spacer, retainer
58140086 Spring
59141043 Guard
6130832 Arm, suspension, rear
67162113 Knob, customer oval
68144200 Belt
71142427 Rod, clutch, primary, with nibs
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
8173350600 Nut, hex jam 3/8-16 unc
82142028 Trunnion, adj. 3/8-16 x01.30
83120958X Washer
84156084 Keeper - belt
8572140620 Bolt carriage 3/8-16 x 2-1/2
9STD551137 Washer, lock 3/8
92STD541437 Nut lock 3/8-16
0144334 Sealant, tire 10 oz.
05110S Tune up kit
0172206 Owner's manual, english
0168779 Owner' s manual, english
0164963 Mower deck complete (std deck-order seperately ...
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0138311 Decal
0130794 Mandrel
0172207 Owner's manual, spanish
159192 Valve cap
107152J Tube
11104757X Cap, axle
265139 Valve stem
3106222X Tire, front
459904 Tube
5106732X427 Rim, front
6278H Fitting
79040H Flange bearing
8106108X427 Rim, rear
9122082X Tire, rear
1772147 Cover
10784378 Shift rod and fork
11778334 Bevel gear
12778309 Bevel gear
13778368 Gear
14778368 Gear
15778370 Ring gear
150788093A Sealer
157788088A Oil seal
17786188 Drive pin
18786102 Spacer
180730229A Gear oil 80w90
2780086A Needle bearing
20792077A Ball
21792078 Screw
22792079 Spring
25792073A Screw
25A792177 Screw 1/4-20 x 1-3/8"
26792125 Retaining ring
27792035 Retaining ring
28788040 Retaining ring
29780072 Washer
29A780160 Washer
29B780051 Washer
29C780199 Washer
3770128 Transaxle case
30780108 Washer
31780001 Washer
31A780195 Washer
32788083 Oil seal
34780194 Bushing
35780193 Bushing
35A780197 Bushing
36790075 Brake disc
37790007 Plate
38799021 Brake pads
39786026 Dowel pin
4776395 Countershaft
40792076A Washer
41A790079 Brake lever
42792073A Screw
42A792085A Screw
43792075 Locknut 5/16-24
44790025 Holder, brake pad
45786066 Spacer
46786086 Bracket
47774690 Axle
48774691 Axle
49778356 Spur gear
5776409 Output shaft
50778338 Spur gear
51778354 Spur gear
52778352 Spur gear
53778350 Spur gear
54778346 Spur gear
56778355 Spur gear
57778337 Spur gear
58778353 Spur gear
59778351 Spur gear
6778364 Spur gear
60778349 Spur gear
61778345 Spur gear
65780189 Washer
66776422 Input shaft
67776396 Brake shaft
69792170 Retaining ring
6A778369 Spur gear
7778330 Spur gear
70786187 Spacer
71788069 Seal
71B788092 Ooo ring
76780090 Washer
77788078A Retaining ring
79792144 Spring
8792180 Shift key
82778333 Bevel and spur gear (30 and 13 teeth)
83778338 Spur gear
85792154 Plug
87788089A Oil seal
8A792047 Woodruff key #9
9784352 Collar
900794691 Replacement mst-206 -545c transaxle