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Owner's Manual ICRAFTSMAN ° I 16.5 HP ELECTRIC START 42 " MOWER 6 SPEED TRANSAXLE LAWN TRACTOR Model No . 917.271634 • Safety • Assembly • Operation • Maintenance • Repair Parts CAUTION : For answers to your questions about this product , Call : Read and follow all Safety 1 - 800 - 659 - 5917 Rules and Instructions before Sears Craftsman Help Line operating this equipment . 5 am o5 pm , Mort - Sat Sears , Roebuck and Co . , Hoffman Estates , II 60179 Visit our Craftsman website : www . sears . com / craftsman
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Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Warran . t . y . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . SafetRyules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 . . . . . . S . . e.r.v.ice and Adjustments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 ProducStpecificatio . . n . . s . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . S6 . . . . . . . torage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Assemb . l . y . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . b6 . . . . . . . . . . . . leshooting Trou . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Repair Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 Maintenance Schedule . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Parts Ordering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Back Cover LIMITED TWOYEARWARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN RIDING EQUIPMENT PARTS 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 matedal or workmanship . Warranty service is available free of charge by returning your Crattsman riding equipment to your nearest Sears Service Center . In - home warranty service is available but a trip charge will apply . This warranty applies only while this product is in the United States . ThLsWarranty does not cover : • Expendable items which become worn during normal use , such as blades , spark plugs , air cleaners , belts and oil filters . • Tire replacement or repair caused by punctures from outside objects , such as nails , thorns , stumps , or glass . • Repairs necessary because of operator abuse , including but not limited to , damage caused by towing objects beyond the capability of the dding equipment , impacting objects that bend the frame or crankshaft , or over speeding the engine . • Repairs necessary because of operator negligence , including but not limited to , electrical and mechanical damage caused by improper storage , failure to use the proper grade and amount of engine oil , failure to keep the deck clear of flammable debris , or the failure to maintain the equipment according to the instructions con - tained in the owner's manual . • Engine ( fuel system ) cleaning or repairs caused by fuel determined to be contami - nated or oxidized ( stale ) . In general , fuel should be used within thirty ( 30 ) days of its purchase date . • Riding equipment used for commercial or rental purposes . A product is " used for commercial purpose " if is used for any purpose other than single family household dwellings or in usage where prot ] t is made . LIMITED 90 DAYWARRANTY ON BATTERY For ninety ( 90 ) days from date of purchase , if any battery includedwith this riding equipment proves defective in material or workmanship and our testing determines the battery will not hold a charge , Sears will replace the battery at no charge . Warranty service is available free of charge by returning your Craftsman dding equipment to your nearest Sears Service Center . In - home warranty service is avaLlable but a trip charge will apply . This warranty applies only while this product is in the United States . TO LOCATE THE NEAREST SEARS SERVICE CENTER OR TO SCHEDULE IN - HOME WARRANTY SERVICE , SIMPLY CONTACT SEARS AT 1 - 600 - 4 - MY - HOME This Warranty gives you specific legal dghts , and you may also have other rights which may vary from state to state . Sears , Roebuck and Co . , [ : ) / 817 WA , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179 2
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IMPORTANT : This cutting machine is capable of amputating hands and feet and throwing objects . Failure to observe the following safety instructions could result in serious injury or death . I1 . SLOPE OPERATION I . GENERAL OPERATION • Read , understand , and follow all Slopes are a major factor related to loss - of - instructionsinthe manual and on the control and tipover accidents , which can re - sult in severe in ury or death . All slopes machine before starting . requre extra caution . If you cannot back up • Only allow responsibleadults , who are the slope or if you feel uneasy on it , do not familiar with the instructions , to operate mow it . the machine . DO : • Clear the area of objectssuch as rocks , toys , wire , etc . , which could be picked • Mow up and down slopes , not across . up and thrown by the blade . • Remove obstacles such as rocks , tree • Be sure the area is clear of other people limbs , etc . before mowing . Stop machine if anyone Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . Unevenll enters the area . terrain could overturn the machine . Ta • Never carry passengers . grass can hide obstacles . • Do not mow in reverse unless absolutely Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so necessary . Always look down and that you willnot have to stop orshift behind before and while backing . while on the slope . Follow the manufacturer's recommenda - • Be aware of the mower discharge directionand do not pointit at anyone . tions for wheel weights or counter - Do not operate the mower without either weights to improve stability . the entire grass catcher or the guard in Use extra care with grass catchers or place . other attachments . These can change • Slow down before turning . the stabilityof the machine . • Never leave a running machine Keep all movement on the slopes slow unattended . Always turn off blades , set and gradual . Do not make sudden parkingbrake , stopengine , and remove changes in speed or direction . keys before dismounting . Avoid startingor stoppingon a slope . If • Turn off blades when not mowing . tires lose traction , disengage the blades • Stop engine before removinggrass and proceed slowly straightdown the catcher or uncloggingchute . slope . • Mow only in daylight or good artificial DO NOT : light . • Do not turn on slopes unless necessary , • Do not operate the machine while under and then , turn slowly and gradually the influenceof alcoholor drugs . downhill , if possible . • Watch for trafNcwhen operating near or • Donotmow near drop - offs , ditches , or crossing roadways . embankments . The mower could • Use extra care when loading or unload - suddenlyturn over if a wheel is overthe ing the machine into a traileror truck . edge of a cliffor ditch , or if an edge • Data indicates that operators , age 60 caves in . years and above , are involved in a large • Do not mow on wet grass . Reduced percentage of riding mower - related traction could cause sliding . injuries . These operators should • Do not try to stabilizethe machine by evaluate their abilityto operate the riding puttingyour foot on the ground . mower safely enoughto protect them - • Donatusegrasscatcheronsteep selves and others from serious injury . slopes . • Keep machine free of grass , leaves or other debds build - upwhich can touch hot exhaust / engine parts and bum . Do not allow the mower deck to plow leaves or other debris which can cause build - up to occur . Clean any oil or fuel spillage before operating or ostoringthere machine . Allow machine to coct bef storage . 3
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III . CHILDRENnctsanoccuirf • Never run a machine inside a closed Tragiacccide the operator area . is not alert to the presence of children . • Keep nuts and bolts , especially blade Children are often attracted to the attachment bolts , tight and keep machine and the mowing activity . Never equipment in good condition . assume that children will remain where • Never tamperwith safety devices . you last saw them . Check their proper operation regularly . • Keep childran out of the mowing areaher • Keep machine free of grass , leaves , or and under the watchful care of anot other debris build - up . Clean oil or fuel responsible adult . spillage . Anow machine to cool before • Be alert and turn machine off ifchildren stodng . enter the area . • Stop and inspectthe equipment if you • Before and when backing , look behind strike an object . Repair , if necessary , and down for small childran . before restarting . • Never carry children . They may fall off • Never make adjustments or repairs and be sedously injured or interfere with the engine running . with safe machine operation , • Grass catcher components are subject • Never allow children to operate the to wear , damage , and deterioration , machine . which could expose moving parts or • Use extra care when approaching blind allow objects to be thrown . Frequently corners , shrubs , trees , or other objects check components and replace twiths , that may obscure vision , manufacturer's recommended par when necessary . IV . SERVICE • Mower blades are sharp and can cut . • Use extra care in handling gasoline Wrap the blade ( s ) or wear gloves , and and other fuels . They are flammable use extra caution when servicing them . and vapors are explosive . • Check brake operation frequently . - Use only an approved container . Adjust and service as required . - Never remove gas cap or add fuel with the engine running . Allow engine to cool before refueling . Do not smoke . - Never refuel the machine indoors . - Never store the machine or fuel container inside where there is an open flame , such as a water heater . • Be sure the area is clear of other • Be alert and turn machine off if children people before mowing . Stop machine if enter the area . anyone enters the area . • Before and when backing , look behind and down for small children . • Never carry passengers or children even with the blades off . • Mow up and down slopes ( 15 ° Max ) , • Do not mow in reverse unless abso - not across . lutely necessary . Always look down • Remove obstacles such as rooks , tree and behind before and while backing . limbs , etc . • Never carry children . They may fall off • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . and be seriously injured or interfere Uneven terrain could overturn the with safe machine operation . machine . Tall grass can hide obstacles . • Keep children out of the mowing areaher and under the watchful care of anot responsible adult .
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• Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so _ CAUTION : Towonly the attachments that you will not have to stop or shill that are recommendedby and complyrer while on the slope . with specificationsof the manufactu of • Avoid starting or stopping on a slope . If your tractor . Use common sense when tires lose traction , disengage the towing . Operate only at the lowest blades and proceed slowly straight possible speed when on a slope . Too down the slope . heavy of a load , while on a slope , is • If machine stops while going uphill , dangerous . Tires can lose traction with disengage blades , shift into reverse the ground and cause you to lose control and back down slowly . of your tractor . • Do not turn on slopes unless neces - _ WARNING : Engine exhaust some of sary , and then , tum slowly and gradu - ts const tuents , and certa n vehicle ally downhill , if possible . components contain or emit chemicals _ Look for this symbolto point out known to the State of California to cause important safety precautions . It meansUR cancer and birth defects or other repro - CAUTION ! H BECOME ALERT ! ! ! YO ductive harm . SAFETY IS INVOLVED . _ kWARNING : Battery posts , terminals _ LCAUTION : in order to prevent acci - and related accessones contain lead and dental starting when setting up , transport - lead compounds , chemicals known to the ing , adjusting or making repairs , always State of Californiato cause cancer and disconnect spark plug wire and place birth defects or other reproductive harm . wire where it cannot contact spark plug . Wash hands after handling . _ I , CAUTION : Do not coast down a hill in neutral , you may lose control of the tractor .
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CONGRATULATIONS on your purchase PRODUCSTPECIFICATIONS of a new tractor . It has been designed , GASOLINE 1.25 engineered and manufactured to give CAPACITY UNLEADED you the best possible dependability and AND TYPE : REGULAR performance . OlLTYPE SAE 30 ( ABOVE 32 _ F ) Should you experience any problem you API - SF - SJ ) : SAE 5W - 30 cannot easily remedy , please contact a Sears or other qualifiedservice center . ( BELOW 32 ° F ) We have competent , well - trained techni - OiL CAPACITY : 3.0 PINTS cians and the proper tools to service or SPARK PLUG : CHAMPION RC12YC repair this tractor . GAP : . 030 " ) Please read and retain this manual , The instructionswill enable you to assemble GROUND SPEED ( MPH ) : and maintain your tractor properly . FORWARD : 1ST 1.1 Always observe the " SAFETY RULES " . 2ND 1.4 3RD 2.2 REPAIR AG REEMENT 4TH 3.4 A Repair Agreement is available on this 5TN 4.3 product . Contact your nearest Sears 6TH 5.5 store for details . REVERSE : 1.7 CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITIES TIRE PRESSURE : FRONT : 14 PSI • Read and observe the safety rules . REAR : 12 PSI • Follow a regular schedule in maintain - CHARGING 3 AMPS BATTERY ing , caring for and using your tractor . , YSTEM : 5 AMPS HEADLIGHTS • Follow the instructions under " Mainte - 3ATTERY : AMP / HR : 25 nance " and " Storage " sections of this owner's manual MIN . CCA : 190 CASE SIZE : U 1R _ I , WARNING : This tractor is equipped with an internal combustion engine and BLADE BOLT TORQUE : 27 - 35 FT . LBS should not be used on or near any unimproved forest - covered , brush - covered or grass - covered land unless the engine's exhaust system is equipped with a spark arrester meeting applicable local or state laws ( if any ) . If a spark arrester is used , it should be maintained in effective working order by the operator . In the state of California the above is required by law ( Section 4442 of the California Public Resources Code ) . Other states may have similar laws . Federal laws apply on federal lands . A spark arrester for the muffler is available through your nearest Sears service center ( See REPAIR PARTS section of this manual ) . 6
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Steering Wheel ( 1 ) Hex Bolt Steedngnsert 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 Wheel I ( 1 ) Large Flat Washer @ ( 1 ) Locknut 5 / 16 - 18 ( 1 ) Lockwasher 3 / 8 ( 1 ) Hex Bolt 5 / 16 - 18 x 1 - 1 / 4 Steering _ Steedng Wheel ° Extensiotn Adapter Steering Shaft Boot Seat ( 1 ) Washer 17 / 32 x 1 - 3 / 16 x 12 Gauge _ ( 1 ) Knob For Future Use Video Cassette Slope Sheet Keys € ( 2 ) Keys
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Your new 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 - _ _ Insert A socket wrench set wilt make assembly easier . Standard wrench sizes you need _ 3 _ / 8HeoXpewt asher are listed below . ( 1 ) 9 / 16 " wrench ( 1 ) Pliers _ Large Flat ( 2 ) l / 2 " wranch ( 1 ) Utility knife ( 1 ) Tire pressure gauge When dght or left hand is mentioned in this manual , it means when you are in the operating position ( seated behind the steering wheel ) . TO REMOVETRACTOR FROM CARTON Adapter - - - - - - - ' - _ UNPACK CARTON 1 . Remove all accessible loose parts and parts cartons from carton . . _ _ Extension Shaft 2 . Cut , from top to bottom , along lines on all four corners of carton , and lay 5 / 16 Locknut - , - . , 5 / 16 HexBolt panels fiat , Lower 3 . Check for any additional loose parts or cartons and remove . Steering , . . Shaft , , BEFORE REMOVING TRACTOR FROM SKID ATTACH STEERING WHEEL 7 . Snap steering wheel insert into center of steering wheel . ASSEMBLE EXTENSION SHAFT AND BOOT 8 . Remove protective materials from tractor hood and grill . 1 , Slide extension shaft onto lower IMPORTANT : Check for and remove any steedng shaft . Align mounting holes staples in skid that may puncture tires in extension and tower shafts and where tractor is to roll off skid . install 5 / 16 hex bolt and Iocknut . Tighten securely . HOWTO SET UPYOURTRACTOR IMPORTANT : Tighten bolt and nut CHECK BATTERY securely to 18 - 22 ft . Ibs torque . 2 . Place tabs of steering boot over tab 1 . Lift seat pan to raised positionand slots in dash and push down to open battery box door . secure . NOTE : If this battery is put into service after month and year indicated on label INSTALL STEERING WHEEL ( label located between terminals ) charge 3 . Position front wheels of the tractor so battery for minimum of one hour at 6 - 10 they are pointing straight forward . amps . ( See " BATTERY " in Maintenance 4 . Remove steedng wheel adapter from section of this manual for charging steedng wheel and slide adapter onto instructions ) . steering shaft extension . 5 . Position steenng wheel so cross bars are horizontal ( left to right ) and slide inside boot and onto adapter . 6 . Assemble large flat washer , 3 / 8 lock washer , 3 / 8 hex bolt and tighten securely .
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NOTE : You may now roll or drive your tractor off the skid . Follow the appropriate instruction below to remove the tractor from the skid . Terminal TO ROLLTRACTOR OFF SKID ( See Battery Door Operation section for location and function of controls ) 1 . Press lift lever plunger and raise attachment lift lever to its highest position . INSTALL SEAT 2 . Release parking brake by depressing Adjust seat before tightening adjustment clutch / brake pedal . knob . 3 . Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) 1 . Remove adjustment knob and flat position . washer securing seat to cardboard 4 . Roll tractor forward off skid . packing and set aside for assembly of 5 . Remove banding holding deflector seat to tractor . shield up against tractor , 2 . Pivot seat upward and remove from TO DRIVETRACTOR OFF SKID ( See the cardboard packing . Remove the Operation section for location and cardboard packing and discard . function of controls ) 3 . Place seat on seat pan so head of shoulder bolt is positioned over large _ kWARNING : Before starting , read , slotted hole in pan . understand and follow all instructions in 4 . Push down on seat to engage the Operation section of this manual . Be . shoulder bolt in slot and pull seat sure tractor is in a well - ventilated area towards rear of tractor . Be sure the area in front of tractor is clear 5 . Pivot seat and pan forward and of other people and objects . assemble adjustment knob and flat 1 . Be sure all the above assembly steps washer loosely . Do not tighten . have been completed . 6 . Lower seat into operating position and 2 . Check engine oil level and fill fuel sit in seat . tank with gasoline . 7 . Slide seat until a comfortable position 3 . Sit on seat in operating position , is reached which allows you to press depress clutch / brake pedal and set clutch / brake pedal all the way down . the parking brake . 8 . Get off seat without moving its 4 . Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) adjusted position . position . 9 . Raise seat and tighten adjustment 5 . Press lift lever plunger and raise knob securely . attachment lift lever to its highest position . 6 . Start the engine . After engine ihasdle started , move throttle control to position . 7 . Depress clutch / brake pedal into full " BRAKE " position and hold . Move gearshift lever to 1st gear . SeatPan _ ulder 8 . Slowly release clutch / brake pedal and slowly drive tractor off skid . 9 . Apply brake to stop tractor , set parking brake and place gearshift lever in neutral position . 10 . Turn ignition key to " OFF " position , Continue with the instructionsthat follow . Flat W _ _ 9
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INSTALL MULCHER PLATE CHECK FOR PROPER POSITION OF ALL BELTS ( if previously removed ) 1 . Raise and hold deflector shield in See the figures that ere shown for upright position . replacing motion and mower blade drive 2 . Placa front of mulcher plate over front belts in the Service and Adjustmentshe section of this manual . Verify that t of mower deck opening and slide into place , as shown . belts are routed correctly . 3 . Hook front latch into hole on front of CHECK BRAKE SYSTEM mower deck . After you learn how to operate your 4 . Hook rear latch into hole on back of tractor , check to see that the brake is mower deck . properly adjusted . See = TO ADJUST BRAKE " in the Service and Adjustments . F _ Mulcher section of this manual . Plate Deflector / CHECKLIST Shield BEFORE YOU OPERATE AND ENJOY YOUR NEW TRACTOR , WE WISH TO ASSURE THATYOU RECEIVETHE BEST PERFORMANCE AND SATISFACTION FROM THIS QUALITY PRODUCT . Latchoks Ho PLEASE REVIEWTHE FOLLOWING CHECKLIST : A _ ) _ CAUTION : Do not remove deflector , / All assembly instructionshave been shield from mower . Raise and hold completed . shield when attaching mulcher plate and • / No remaining loose parts in carton . allow it to rest on plate while in opera - / Battery is properly prepared and lion . charged . ( Minimum 1 hour at 6 amps ) . TO CONVERTTO BAGGING OR / Seat is adjusted comfortably and DISCHARGING tightened securely . / All tires are properly inflated . ( For Simply remove mulcher plate and store shipping purposes , the tires were in e safe place . Your mower is now ready overinflated at the factory ) . for discharging or instanation of optional , / Be sure mower deck is properly leveled grass catcher accessory . side - to - side / front - to - rear for best cutting NOTE : It is not necessary to change blades . The mulcher blades are de - results . ( Tires must be properly inflated for leveling ) . signed for discharging and bagging also . , I Check mower end drive belts . Be sure CHECKTIRE PRESSURE they are routed properly around pulleys and inside all belt keepers . The tires on your tractor were ovedn - , / Check wiring . See that all connections fiated at the factory for shipping pur - are still secure end wires are properly poses . Correct tire pressure is important clamped . for best cutting performance . • Reduce tire pressure to PSI shown in WHILE LEARNING HOW TO USE YOUR " PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " TRACTOR , PAY EXTRA ATTENTION TO section of this manual . THE FOLLOWING IMPORTANT ITEMS : CHECK DECK LEVELNESS • / Engine oil is at proper level . , / Fuel tank is filled with fresh , clean , For best cutting results , mower housing regular unleaded gasoline . should be properly leveled . See " TO d Become familiar with all controls - their LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in the location and function . Operate them Service and Adjustments section of this before you start the engine . manual . / Be sure brake system is in safe operating condition . 10
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These symbols may appear on your tractor or in literature supplied with the product . Learn and understand their meaning . t BATTERY CAUTION OR REVERSE FORWARD FAST SLOW WARNING ENG ] NE ON ENGINE OFF OIL PRESSURE LIGHTS ON OVER TEMP LIGHT ! FUEL CHOKE MOWER HEIGHT PARKING BRAKE UNLOCKED MOWER LIFT LOCKED H L ATTACHMENT REVERSE NEUTRAL HIGH LOW PARKING BRAKE CLUTCH ENGAGED KEEP AREA CLEAR SLOPE HAZ . AR as ATrACHMENT IGNITION CLUTCH DISENGAGED ( SEE SAFETY RULES SECTION ) FREE WHEEL DANGER , KEEP HANDS AND FEET AWAY ( Automatic Models only ) 11
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KNOWYOURTRACTOR READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL AND SAFETY RULES BEFORE OPERATING 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 Switch Attachment Ignition Switch Clutch Lilt Ammeter . . . . . - - . Plunger Throttle / Choke Attachment Control Lift Lever Clutch / Brake Height Pedal . " " - - - - - - ' " g Brake Lever Gearshift Lever Our tractors conformto the safety standards of the American National StandardsInstitute . IGNITION SWITCH - Used for startingand AMMETER - Indicates charging ( + ) or stopping the engine . discharging ( - ) of battery . LIFT LEVER PLUNGER - Used to release ATTACHMENT CLUTCH LEVER - Used attachment lift lever when changing its to engage the mower blades , or other attachments mounted to your tractor . position . ATTACHMENT LIFT LEVER - Used to LIGHT SWITCH - Turns the headlights on and off . raise , lower , and adjust the mower deck PARKING BRAKE LEVER - Locksclutch / or other attachments mounted to your tractor . brake pedal into the brake position . THROT'rLE / CHOKE CONTROL - Used CLUTCH / BRAKE PEDAL - Used for for starting and controlling engine speed . declutching and braking the tractor and starting the engine . GEARSHIFT LEVER - Selects the speed and direction of tractor . 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 glasses or eye shields while operating your tractor or performing any adjustments or repairs . We recommend a wide vision safety mask over spectacles or standard safety glasses . HOWTO USEYOURTRACTOR IMPORTANT : Leaving the ignition switch in any positionother than " OFF " will TO SET PARKING BRAKE cause the battery to be discharged , Your tractor is equipped with an operator ( dead ) . : presence sensing switch . When engine NOTE Under certain conditions when is running , any attempt by the operator to tractor is standing idle with the engine leave the seat without firstsetting the running , hot engine exhaust gases may parkingbrake will shut off the engine . cause " browning " of grass . To eliminate 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal into full this possibility , always stop engine when " BRAKE " positionand hold . stopping tractor on grass areas . 2 . Place parking brake lever in " EN - GAGED " position and release _ I , CAUTION : Always stop tractor completely , as described above , before pressure from clutch / brake pedal . Pedal should remain in " BRAKE " leaving the operator's position ; to empty grass catcher , etc . position . Make sure parking brake will hold tractor secure . TO USE THROTTLE CONTROL Attachment Clutch Lever Always operate engine at full throttle . = Engaged " Position • Operating engine at less than full throttle reduces the battery charging rate . _ _ lgnition Key • Full throttle offers the best bagging and ed mower performance . Choks - _ _ i ' , " \ _ \ a TO MOVE FORWARD AND BACKWARD Control _ ' _ \ _ _ / ParkingBrake " . _ " _ \ ' \ _ ) / " Engaged The direction and speed of movement is C _ tch / . . . . . . . . controlled by the gearshift lever . 1 . Start tractor with clutch / brake pedal depressed and gearshift lever in _ _ - Gearshift neutral ( N ) position . / _ _ ' _ Lever 2 . Move gearshift lever to desired " Disengage _ d " " _ B _ ak - " e ' _ position . Position Position 3 . Slowly release clutch / brake pedal to STOPPING start movement . IMPORTANT : Bring tractor to a complete MOWER BLADES - stop before shifting or changing gears . • To stop mower blades , move attach - Failure to do so will shorten the useful life ment clutch lever to " DISENGAGED " of your transaxle , position . GROUND DRIVE - TO ADJUST MOWER CUTTING HEIGHT • To stop ground drive , depress clutch / The position of the attachment lift lever brake pedal into full " BRAKE " position . determines the cutting height . • Move gearshift lever to neutral ( N ) • Grasp lift lever . position . • Press plunger with thumb and move ENGINE - lever to desired position . The cutting height range is approxi - • Move throttle control to slow position . NOTE : Failure to move throttle control to mately 1 - 1 / 2 to 4 " . The heights are measured from the ground to the blade slow position and allowing engine to idle tip with the engine not running . These before stopping may cause engine to " backfire " . heights are approximate and may vary depending upon soil conditions , height of • Turn ignitionkey to " OFF " position and grass and types of grass being mowed . remove key . Always remove key whened leaving tractor to prevent unauthoriz use . • Never use choke to stop engine . 13
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• To restart movement , slowly release • The average lawn should be cut to parking brake and clutch / brake pedal . approximately 2 - 1 / 2 inches during the cool season and to over 3 inches • Make all turns slowly . during hot months . For healthier andd TO TRANSPORT better looking lawns , mow often an • Raise attachment lift to highest position after moderate growth . with attachment lift control . • For best cutting performance , grass • When pushing or towing your tractor , over 6 inches in height should tbe be sure gearshift lever is in neutral ( N ) mowed twice . Make the first cu position . relatively high ; the second to desired • Do not push or tow tractor at more than height . five ( 5 ) MPH . TO OPERATE MOWER NOTE : To protect hood from damage Your tractor is equipped with an operator when transporting your tractor on a truck presence sensing switch . Any attempt by or a trailer , be sure hood is closed and the operator to leave the seat with the secured to tractor . Use an appropriate engine running and the attachment clutch means of tying hood to tractor ( rope , cord , engaged will shut off the engine . etc . ) . 1 . Select desired height of cut . TOWING CARTS AND OTHER ATTACH - 2 . Start mower blades by engaging MENTS attachment clutch control . Tow only the attachments that are TO STOP MOWER BLADES - recommended by and comply with disengage attachment clutch control . specifications of the manufacturer of your _ CAUTION : Do not operate the mower tractor . Use common sense when towing . without either the entire grass catcher , on Too heavy of a load , while on a slope , is mowers so equipped , or the deflector dangerous . Tires can lose tractionwith shield in place . the ground and cause you to lose control Attachment of your tractor . Clutch Lever _ Attachsmnt BEFORE STARTING THE ENGINE " End ] aged _ " 7 ) _ _ LiftLeverHigh CHECK ENGINE OIL LEVEL Position _ / , _ Position The engine in your tractor has been shipped , from the factory , already filled F _ siUon with summer weight oil 1 . Check engine oil with tractor on level " DpoiSi _ ngage ground . 2 . Remove oil fill cap / dipstick and wipe clean , reinsert the dipstick and screw I _ - - _ Z / _ - - _ Deflector cap tight , wait for a few seconds , / ) ) / Sh , . Id remove and read oil level . If neces - sary , add oil until " FULL • mark on dipstick is reached . Do not overfill . TO OPERATE ON HILLS • For cold weather operation you should change oil for easier starting ( See " OIL A ( _ CAUTION : Do not drive up or dewn hillswith slopes greater than 15 ° and do VISCOSITY CHART " in the Mainte - not drive across any slope . nance section of this manual ) . • Choose the slowest speed before • To change engine oil , see the Mainte - nance section in this manual . starting up or down hills . • Avoid stopping or changing speed on hills . • If slowing is necessary , move throttle control lever to slower position . _ . _ _ Dipstick • If stopping is abSOluteLy necessary , push clutch / brake pedal quickly to brake position and engage parking brake . • Move gearshift lever to 1st gear . Bector sure you have agowed room for tra to roll slightlyas you restart movement . 14
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ADD GASOLINE NOTE : Beforestarting , readthewarmand coldstartingproceduresbelow . • Fill fuel tank . Use fresh , clean , regular 5 . Insert key into ignition and turn key unleaded gasoline with a minimum of clockwise to " START " position and 87 octane . ( Use of leaded gasolinee will increase carbon and lead oxid release key as soon as engine starts . Do not run starter continuously for deposits and reduce valve life ) . Do not more than fifteen seconds per minute . mix oil with gasoline . Purchase fuel in quantities that can be used within 30 Ifthe engine does not start after several attempts , move throttle control days to assure fuel freshness . to fast position , wait a few minutes IMPORTANT : When operating in and try again . If engine still does not temperatures below 32 ° F ( 0 ° C ) , use fresh , start , move the throttle control back to clean winter grade gasoline to help insure good cold weather starting . the choke position and retry . _ WARNING : Experience indicates that WARM WEATHER STARTING ( 50 • F and alcohol blended fuels ( called gasohol or above ) using ethanol or methanol ) can attract 6 . When engine starts , move the throttle moisture which leads to separation and control to the fast position . formation of acids duringstorage . Acidic • The attachments and ground drive can gas can damage the fuel system of an now be used . If the engine does not engine while in storage . To avoid engine accept the load , restart the engine and problems , the fuel system should be allow it to warm up for one minute emptied before storage of 30 days or using the choke as described above . longer . Drain the gas tank , start the COLD WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F and engine and let it run untilthe fuel lines below ) and carburetor are empty . Use fresh fuelor next season . See Storage Instructionsf 6 . When engine starts , allow engine to run with the throttle control in the additional information . Never use engine choke position until the engine runs or carburetor cleaner products in the fuel roughly , then move throttle control to tank or permanent damage may occur . fast position . This may require an _ I , CAUTION : Fill to bottom of gas tank engine warm - up period from several filler neck . Do not overfill . Wipe offany seconds to several minutes , depend - spilled oil or fuel . Do not store , spillor ing on the temperature . use gasoline near an open flame . • The attachments can also be used TO START ENGINE during the engine warm - up period . NOTE : ffat a hk3ha ] t _ ude ( above 3000 feet ) When startingthe engineforthefirsttimeor if or incoldtemperatures ( below32 F ) the the enginehas runoutof fuel , itwilltake extra carberator fue _ mixture may needto be crankintgJn " t , oemovefuelfrom the tankto adjL _ tedfor best engineperformance . rSeevice the engine . = ' 1 " OADJUST CARBURETOR " in the Se 1 . Sit on seat in operating position , and Adjustments sectionof this manual . depress clutch / brake pedal and set parking brake . 2 . Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) position . 3 . Move attachment clutch to " DISEN - GAGED " position . 4 . Move throttle control to choke position . 15
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MULCHING MOWlNGTIPS MOWINGTIPS IMPORTANT : For best performance , • Mower should be properly leveled for keep mower housing free of built - up best mowing performance . See " eTO LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " inth grass and trash . Clean after each use . Service and Adjustments section of this • The special mulching blade will recut manual . the grass clippings many times and • The left hand side of mower should be reduce them in size so that as they fall onto the lawn they will disperse into the used for trimming . • Drive so that clippings are discharged grass and not be noticed . Also , the onto the area that has been cut . Have mulched grass will biodegrade quickly to provide nutrients for the lawn . the cut area to the dght of the tractor . This will result in a more even distribu - Always mulch with your highest engine tion of clippings and more uniform ( blade ) speed as this will providethe cutting . best recuttingaction of the blades . • When mowing large areas , start by • Avoid cutting your lawn when it is wet . turning to the right so that clippingswill Wet grass tends to form clumps and discharge away from shrubs , fences , interferes with the mulching action . driveways , etc . After one or two The best time to mow your lawn is the rounds , mow in the opposite direction early afternoon . At this time the grass has dried and the newly cut area will making left hand turns untilfinished . not be exposed to the direct sun . • If grass is extremely tail , it should be mowed twice to reduce load and • For best results , adjust the mowercuts cutting height so that the mower off possible fire hazard from dried clip - pings . Make first cut relatively high ; the only the top one - third of the grass second to the desired height . blades . For extremely heavy mulching , • Do not mow grass when it is wet . Wet reduce your width of cut on each pass grass will plug mower and leave and mow slowly . undesirable clumps . Allow grass to dry • Certain types of grass and grass conditions may require that an area be before mowing . • Always operate engine at full throttle mulched a second time to completely hide the clippings . When doing a when mowing to assure better mowing second cut , mow across or perpendicu - performance and proper discharge of material . Regulate ground speed by lar to the first cut path . selecting a low enough gear to give the • Change your cutting pattern from weekek to week . Mow north to south one we mower cutting performance as well as then change to east to west the next the quality of cut desired . • When operating attachments , select a week . This will help prevent matting ground speed that will suit the terrain and graining of the lawn . and give best performance of the attachment being used . Max 1 / 3 " 16
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MAINTENANCESCHEDULE FILL IN DATES AS YOU COMPLETE REGULAR SERVICE ; ERV ] CE DATES CheCk Brake Operation _ _ 1 _ CheckT _ rePressure I / _ CheCk Operator Presence and Interlock Systems k / Check f _ loose Fasteners I _ If ? : I1 _ I Sharpen / Re @ ace Mower Blades I _ 4 lu _ caUonChad $ / b / Check Batte _ lev _ 4 Clean Barley and Terminals li / I _ Check Transa _ eCo _ mg Adlust Blade BeitCS ) Tension fl / _ Adjust Moron Ddve Belt ( s ) Tension _ s Change Engine Oi _ _ 2 , ! IkS Clean Air Filter { t _ z Clean Air Screen I1 _ Inspect Muffler / Spark Attester ( 1 _ Replace Oil F _ l _ er ( ff equipped ) 1 _ 12 Clean Engine Cc _ ing Fins I _ z Replace Spark Plug V ' Replace Air Filter Paper Cartridge V ' 2 Reptace Fuel FiRer ( 1 _ 1 . Change r _ nl oein _ teel _ llllJng unde - i hei _ I _ d a { I _ _ lh ir . _ b _ ln { klf _ elbJr # S . If e _ Ji _ wl _ IdjLit = _ * Syll _ ¢ . 2 . Sen _ cer _ oll oPe , nwhen o _ ng in _ / o _ du _ co * ' , d _ O _ l . 6 . NO _ m _ 4 e _ J _ ed w _ lhmaz _ m - frl balzary + 3 . ffe _ ped w _ oefl _ e _ rP _ e oi e _ y 50 ho _ nL Do r _ o ' , _ rcghUm . LUBRICATION CHART GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS The warranty on thistractor does not cover • ) Spindle _ ( " - - - ' - - ' - _ - - _ ) Spindle itemsthat have been subjected to operator abuse or negligence . To receive fullvalue Zerk i " ; - , _ 4 . . _ . _ . . ' = . . . . . . . . _ , Zerk from the warranty , operator must maintain tractoras instructedin this manual . _ Front Wheel _ _ . . . . . j _ Front Wheel Some adjustments willneed to be made Bearing " Z _ " _ . . . . . I _ . BearingZerk periodicallyto propedy maintain your tractor . All adjustmentsin the Service and Adjustmentssection of this manual should be checked at least once each season . • Once a year you should replace the ; \ J , , _ Gear - spark plug , clean or replace air filter , andw L . _ _ _ - - _ . . . J _ , _ _ , , shift check blades and belts for wear . A ne . . . . . . . Pivots spark plug and clean air filter assureur _ ) SAE 30 or 10w30MOTOR OIL proper air - fuel mixture and help yo _ ) GENERALPURPOSE GREASEGINE " engine run better and last longer . @ REFERTO Maintenance " EN SECTION BEFORE EACH USE IMPORTANT : Do not oil or grease the 1 . Check engine oil level . pivot points which have special nylon 2 . Check brake operation . bearings . Viscous lubricants will attractf 3 . Check tire pressure . dust and dirt that will shorten the life o 4 . Check operator presence and the self - lubricating bearings . If you feel intedock systems for proper operation . 5 . Check for loose fasteners . they must be lubricated , use only a dry , powdered graphite type lubricant 17sparingly .
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IMPORTANT : To ensure proper assembly , TRACTOR center hole in blade must align with star Always observe safety rules when on mandrel assembly . performing any maintenance . 4 . Reassemble hex bolt , lockwasher BRAKE OPERATION and fiat washer in exact order as If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet shown . stopping distance at high speed in 5 . Tighten bolt securely ( 27 - 35 Ft . Lbs . highest gear , then brake must be ad - torque ) . justed . ( See = TO ADJUST BRAKE " in the IMPORTANT : Blade bolt is grade 8 heat Service and Adjustments section of this treated . manual ) . TIRES Trailing Edge Up • Maintain proper air pressure in all tires Hole ( See = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this manual ) . Flat Washer , • Keep tires free of gasoline , oil , or insect Lock Washe control chemicals which can harm rubber . • Avoid stumps , stones , deep ruts , sharp _ - - Hex Bolt ( Gradel objects and other hazards that may * A Grade8 heat treatedboltcan beidentified cause tire damage . by sixlineson thebolthead . NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent TO SHARPEN BLADE fiat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant NOTE : We do not recommend sharpen - may be purchased from your local parts ing blade - but if you do , be sure the dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry blade is balanced . rot and corrosion . Care should be taken to keep the blade OPERATOR PRESENCE SYSTEM balanced . An unbalanced blade will Be sure operator presence and interlock cause excessive vibration and eventual systems are working properly . If your damage to mower and engine . tractor does not function as described , • The blade can be sharpened with a file repair the problem immediately . or on a grindingwheel . Do not attempt • The engine should not start unless the to sharpen while on the mower . clutch / brake pedal is fully depressedn • To check blade balance , you will need and attachement clutch control is i the a 5 / 8 " diameter steel bolt , pin , or a cone disengaged position . balancer . ( When using a cone bal - • When the engine is running , any ancer , follow the instructions supplied attempt by the operator to leave the with balancer . ) seat without first setting the parking NOTE : Do not use a nail for balancing brake should shut off the engine . blade . The lobes of the center hole may • When the engine is running and the appear to be centered , but are not . attachment clutch is engaged , any • Slide blade on to an unthreaded attempt by the operator to leave the portion of the steel bolt or pin and hold seat should shut off the engine . the bolt or pin parallel with the ground . • The attachment clutch should never If blade is balanced , it should remain in operate unless the operator is in the a horizontal position . If either end of seat . the blade moves downward , sharpen BLADE CARE the heavy end until the blade is For best results mower blades must be balanced . kept sharp . Replace bent or damaged blades . BLADE REMOVAL 1 . Raise mower to highest positionto allow access to blades . 2 . Remove hex bolt , lockwasher and fiat washer securing blade . 3 . Install new or resharpened blade with Center Hole trailing edge up towards deck as shown . 18
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NOTE : Although multi - viscosityoils BA'I - i'ERY ( 5W30 , 10W30 etc . ) improve starting in Yourtractor has a battery charging system - cold weather , these multi - viscesity oils which is sufficient for normal use . How will result in increased oil consumption ever , periodic charging of the battery with when used above 32 ° F . Check your en - an automotive charger will extend its life . • Keep battery and terminals clean . gine oil level more frequently to avoid • Keep battery bolts tight . possible engine damage from running • Keep small vent holes open . low on oil . • Recharge at 6 - 10 amperes for 1 hour . Change the oil after every 25 hours of op - NOTE : The original equipment battery on eration or at least once a year if the trac - your tractor is maintenance free . Do not tor is not used for 25 hours in one year . attempt to open or remove caps or covers . Check the crankcase oil level before Adding or checking level of electrolyte is starting the engine and after each eight not necessary . ( 8 ) hours of operation . Tighten oil fill cap / TO CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMINALS dipstick securely each time you check the oil level . Corrosion and dirt on the battery and terminals can cause the battery to " leak " TO CHANGE ENGINE OIL power . Determine temperature range expected 1 . Open battery box door . before oil change . All oil must meet API 2 . Disconnect BLACK battery cable first service classification SF - SJ . then RED battery cable and remove • Be sure tractor is on level surface . battery from tractor . • Oil will drain more freely when warm . : 3 . Rinse the battery with plain water and • Catch oil in a suitable container . dry . 1 . Remove oil fill cap / dipstick . Be careful 4 . Clean terminals and battery cable not to allow dirt to enter the engine ends with wire brush until bright . when changing oil . 5 . Coat terminals with grease or petro - 2 . Remove cap from end of drain valve leum jelly . and install the drain tube onto the 6 . Reinstall battery ( See " REPLACING fitting . BA'I - IERY " inthe SERVICE AND 3 . Unlock drain valve by pushing inward ADJUSTMENTS section of this slightly and turning counterclockwise . manual ) . 4 . To open , pull out on the drain valve . V - BELTS 5 . After oil has drained completely , close and lock the drain valve by pushing Check V - belts for deterioration and wear inward and turning clockwise until the after 100 hours of operation and replace pin is in the locked positionas shown . if necessary . The belts are net adjustable . 6 . Remove the drain tube and replace Replace belts if they begin to slip from the cap onto to the end of the drain wear . valve . TRANSAXLE COOLING 7 . Refill engine with oil through oil fill dipstick tube . Pour slowly . Do not Keep transaxle free from build - up of dirt overfill . For approximate capacity see and chaff which can restrict cooling . = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " ENGINE section of this manual . 8 . Use gauge on oil fill cap / dipstickfor LUBRICATION checking level . Be sure dipstick cap is Only use high quality detergent oil ratedSe - tightened securely for accurate with API service classificationSF - SJ . reading . Keep oil at " FULL " line on lect the oil's SAE viscosity grade accord - dipstick , ing to your expected operating tempera - ture . 1o l0 TEMPERATURE RANGE ANTbCmATEO BEFC _ £ NEXT OIL C _ NGE 19
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Closed Oil DrainValve 5 . Saturate it in engine oil . Wrap it in clean , absorbent cloth and squeeze to and - _ _ remove excess oil . Position NOTE : If very dirty or damaged , replace pre - cleaner . 6 . Reinstall pre - cleaner over cartridge . 7 . Reinstall cover and secure with LockCeda D _ in Tube knob ( s ) . TO SERVICE CARTRIDGE CLEAN AIR SCREEN 1 . Remove cartridge nut . 2 . Carefully remove cartridge to prevent Air screen must be kept free of dirt and debris from entedng carburetor . chaff to prevent engine damage from Clean base carefully to prevent debds overheating . Clean with a wire brush or from entedng carburetor . compressed air to remove dirt and 3 . Clean cartridge by tapping gently on stubborn dried gum fibers . flat surface . ENGINE COOLING FINS NOTE : Ifvery dirty or damaged , replace Remove any dust , dirt or oil from engine cartridge . cooling fins to prevent engine damage 4 . Reinstall cartridge , nut , precleaner , from overheating . cover and secure with knob ( s ) . 1 . Remove oil fill cap / dipstick . IMPORTANT : Petroleum solvents , such 2 . Remove hex boltsfrom blower as kerosene , are not to be used to clean housing and lift housing off engine . the cartridge . They may cause deteriora - 3 . Cover oil fill opening to prevent entry tion of the cartridge . Do not oil cartridge . of dirt . Do not use pressurized air to clean or dry 4 . Use compressed air or stiff bristle cartridge . brush to thoroughly clean engine cooling fins . CoverKnob 5 . To reassemble , reverse above procedure . Nut HelXs BlowerHousing Hex Cartridge Pre - Cleaner Dipstick Air creen MUFFLER Inspect and replace corroded muffler and Tube _ Spark spark arrester ( if equipped ) as it could create a fire hazard and / or damage . SPARK PLUGS " _ " Plug Engine Cooling Fins Replace spark plugs at the beginning of AIR FILTER each mowing season or after every 100 hours of operation , whichever occurs first . Your engine will not run properly using a Spark plug type and gap setting areIONS " dirty air filter . Clean the foam pre - cleaner shown in " PRODUCT SPECIFICAT after every 25 hours of operation or every section of this manual . season . Service paper cartridge every IN - LINE FUEL FILTER 100 hours of operation or every season , whichever occurs first . The fuel filter should be replaced once each season . If fuel filter becomes Service air cleaner more often under dusty conditions . clogged , obstructingfuel flow to carbure - tor , replacement is required . 1 , Remove knob ( s ) and cover . 1 . With engine cool , remove filter and TO SERVICE PRE - CLEANER plug fuel line sections . 2 . Slide foam pre - cleaner off cartridge . 2 . Place new fuel filter in position in rue ] 3 . Wash it [ n liquid detergent and water . line with arrow pointing towards 4 . Squeeze it dry in a clean cloth . 20 carburetor .
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• Keep finished surfaces and wheels free 3 . Be sure there are no fuel line leaks of all gasoline , oil , etc . and clamps are properly positioned . • Protect painted surfaces with automo - 4 . Immediately wipe up any spilled tive type wax . gasoline . We do not recommend using a garden hose to clean your tractor unless eathendr ClamP _ clam p electrical system , muffler , air filterwat carburetor are covered to keep out . Fuel Filter Water in engine can result in a shortened CLEANING engine life . • Clean engine , battery , seat , finish , etc . of all foreign matter . , _ CAUTION : BEFORE PERFORMING ANY SERVICE OR ADJUSTMENTS : 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal fully and set parking brake . 2 . Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) position . 3 . Place attachment clutch in " DISENGAGED " position . 4 . Turn ignitionkey " OFF " and remove key . 5 . Make sure the blades and all moving parts have completely stopped . 6 . Disconnect spark plug wire from spark plug and place wire where it cannot come in contact with plug . TRACTOR 9 . Raise lift lever to raise esuspensionr arms . Slide mower out from und TO REMOVE MOWER tractor . Mower will be easier to remove from the IMPORTANT : If an attachment other than rightside of tractor . the mower deck is to be mounted on the 1 . Place attachment clutch in " DISEN - tractor , remove the front links and hook GAGED " position . the clutch spdng Into square hole in 2 . Move attachment lift lever forward to frame . lower mower to its lowest position . TO INSTALL MOWER 3 . Roll belt off engine pulley . 1 . Raise attachment lift lever to its 4 . Remove small retainer spdng , and lift highest position . dutch spring off pulley bolt . 2 . Slide mower under tractor with 5 . Remove large retainer spdng , slide deflector shield to dght side of tractor . collar off and push housing guide out 3 . Lower lift lever to its lowest position . of bracket . 4 . Install mower in reverse order of 6 . Disconnect anti - swaybar from chassis remova _ instructions . bracket by removing retainer spdng . 7 . Disconnect suspension arms from rear deck brackets by removing retainer springs . 8 . Disconnect front links from deck by removing retainer springs . Suspension AJ'ms " , . _ ' " % Square Hole Small Retainer : Clutch Spdng _ Link Retain _ Anti - Swa ( Both Sides ) Housing Guide Bracket Large Retainer Spring 21
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• Before making any necessary adjust - TO LEVEL MOWER HOUSING ments , check that both front links are Adjust the mower while tractor is parkedre equal in length . on level ground or driveway . Make su • If links are not equal in length , adjust tires are properly inflated ( See " PROD - one link to same length as other link . UCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this • To lower front of mower loosen nut = E " manual ) . Iftires are over orproperly on both front links an equal number of underinflated , you will not turns . adjust your mower . • When distance = D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower SIDE - TO - SIDE ADJUSTMENT at front than rear , tighten nuts " F " • Raise mower to its highest position . against trunnion on both front links . • At the midpoint of both sides of mower , • To raise front of mower , loosen nut " F ° measure height from bottom edge of from trunnion on both front links . mower to ground . Distance = A " one both sides of mower should be th Tighten nut = E " on both front linksan same or within 1 / 4 " of each other . equal number of turns . • When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower • If adjustment is necessary , make at front than rear , tighten nut " F " against adjustment on one side of mower only . trunnion on both front links . • To raise one side of mower , tighten lift • Recheck side - to - side adjustment . link adjustment nut on that side . • To lower one side of mower , loosen lift link adjustment nut on that side . NOTE : Each fullturn of adjustment nut will change mower height about 1 / 8 " . _ Mandrel • Recheck measurements after adjust - ing . Both Front LinksShouldbe Equal in Length Bottomedge of Bottomedgeof mowerto _ mowerto ground _ ground AT - ! TA Nut " F • Nut = E " Lift Link AdjustmentNut FRONT - TO - BACK ADJUSTMENT Trunnion _ _ IMPORTANT : Deck must be level side - to side . If the following front - to - back adjust - Front Links ment is necessary , be sure to adjust both front links equally so mower will stay level side - to - side . To obtain the best cutting results , the mower housing should be adjusted so that the front is approximately 118 " to 1 / 2 " lower than the rear when the mower is in its highest position . Check adjustment on right side of tractor . Measure distance " D " directly in front and behind the mandrel at bottom edge of mower housing as shown . 22
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TO REPLACE MOWER BLADE DRIVE 4 . Road test tractor for proper stopping BELT distance as stated above , Readjust if necessary . If stopping distance is still The mower blade drive belt may be greater than six ( 6 ) feet in highest replaced without tools . Park the tractor on gear , further maintenance is neces - level surface . Engage parking brake . sary . Contact a Sears or other BELT REMOVAL - qualified service center . 1 . Remove mower from tractor ( See = oTOf REMOVE MOWER " in this section With Parking Brake " Engaged " this manual ) . 2 . Work belt off both mandrel puneysand idler pulleys . 3 . Pull belt away from mower . BELT INSTALLATION - Nut " A " 4 . Installnew belt in reverse order of removal . Jam Nut 5 . Make sure belt is in all pu ] ley grooves and inside al ] belt guides . 6 . Install mower in reverse order of removal instructions . _ 00 _ , _ rm ting Mandrel TO REPLACE MOTION DRIVE BELT Park the tractor on level surface , Engage parking brake . For assistance , there is a belt installation guide decal on bottom side of leftfootrest . 1 . Remove mower ( See " TO REMOVE MOWER " in this section of this manual . ) 2 . Remove belt from stationary idler and Mandrel clutching idler . Pulley 3 . Pull belt slack toward rear of tractor . Remove belt upwards from transaxle TO ADJUST BRAKE pulley by deflecting belt keepers . Your tractor is equipped with an adjust - 4 . Pull belt toward front of tractor and able brake system which is mounted on remove downwards from around the right side of the transaxle . engine pulley . If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet 5 . Install new belt by reversing above stopping distance at high speed in procedure . highest gear on a level dry concrete or Engine Pulley - paved surface , then brake must be adjusted . 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal and engage parking brake . 2 . Measure distance between brake operating arm and nut " A " on brake rod . 3 , If distance is other than 1 - 1 / 2 " , loosen Stationary Idler jam nut and turn nut = A " untildistance becomes 1 - 1 / 2 " . Retighten jam nut Transaxle against nut " A " . 23
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TRANSAXLE GEAR SHIFT LEVER 4 . Replace washers and snap retaining NEUTRAL ADJUSTMENT ring securely in axle groove . The transaxle should be in neutral when 5 . Replace axle cover . NOTE : To seal tire punctures and the gear shift lever is in neutral ( N ) ( lock prevent flat tires due to slow leaks , tire gate ) position . The adjustment is preset at sealant may be purchased from your the factory ; however , if adjustment is local parts dealer . Tire sealant also needed , proceed as follows : prevents tire dry rot and corrosion . 1 . Make sure transaxfa is in neutral ( N ) . NOTE : When the tractor rear wheels move freely , the transaxle is in neutral . 2 . Loosen adjustment bolt in front of the right rear wheel . 3 . Position the gear shift lever in the neutral ( N ) position . 4 . Tighten adjustment bolt securely . NOTE : If additional clearance is needed to get to adjustment bolt , move mower deck height to the lowest position . Square Key _ Gearshift Lever Neutral Lock Gate ( Rear Wheel Only ) TO START ENGINE WITH A WEAK BATI'ERY A ( _ CAUTION : Lead - acid batteries generate explosive gases . Keep sparks , flame and smoking materials away from batteries . Always wear eye protection when around batteries . If your battery is too weak to start the Adjustment Bolt engine , it should be recharged . ( See " BATTERY " inthe MAINTENANCE TO ADJUST STEERING WHEEL section of this manual ) . ALIGNMENT If " jumper cables " are used for emergency If steering wheel crossbars are not starting , follow this procedure : horizontal ( left to right ) when wheels are IMPORTANT : Yourtractor is equipped positioned straight forward , remove with a 12 volt negative grounded system . steering wheel and reassemble per The other vehical must also be a 12 volt instructionsin the Assembly section of negative grounded system . Do not use this manual . your tractor battery to start other vehicles . FRONT WHEEL TOE - INICAMBER TO ATTACHJUMPER CABLES - The front wheel toe - in and camber are 1 . Connect each end of the RED cable to not adjustable on your tractor . If damagece - has occurred to affect the front wheel t the POSITIVE ( + ) terminal of each in or camber , contact a Sears or other battery , taking care not to short qualified service center . against chassis . 2 . Connect one end of the BLACK cable to the NEGATIVE ( - ) terrninaT of fully TO REMOVE WHEEL FOR REPAIRS charged battery . 1 . Block up axle securely . 3 . Connect the other end of the BLACK 2 . Remove axle cover , retaining ring and cable to good CHASSIS GROUND , washers to allow wheel removal ( rear away from fuel tank and battery . wheel contains a square key - Do not TO REMOVE CABLES , REVERSE ORDER - lose ) . 1 . BLACK cable first from chassis and 3 . Repair tire and reassemble . NOTE : On rear wheels only : align then from the fully charged battery . grooves in rear wheel hub and axle . 2 . RED cable last from both batteries . Insert square key . 24
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Keps Hex Negative Terminal PositiveTerminal Nut _ . Bolt Negative ( Black ) Positive ( Red ) Cable Cable TO REPLACE HEADLIGHT BULB Cables 1 . Raise hood . 2 . Pull bulb holder out of the hole in the backside of the grill . 3 . Replace bulb in holder and push bulb holder securely back into the hole in Negative Terminal PositiveTerminal the backside of the grill . 4 . Close hood . REPLACING BATTERY INTERLOCKS AND RELAYS / LCAUTION : Do not short battery Loose or damaged wiring may cause your terminals by allowing a wrench or any tractorto run poorly , stop running , or other object to contact both terminals at prevent itfrom starting . the same time . Before connecting battery , • Check wiring . See electrical wiring remove metal bracelets , wristwatch diagram in the Repair Parts section . bands , rings , etc . TO REPLACE FUSE Positive terminal must be connected first Replace with 20 amp automotive - type to prevent sparking from accidental plug - infuse . The fuse holder is located grounding . behind the dash . 1 . Lift seat pan to raised position and TO REMOVE HOOD AND GRILL open battery box door . 2 . Disconnect BLACK battery cable first ASSEMBLY then RED battery cable and carefully 1 , Raise hood . remove battery from tractor . 2 . Unsnap headlight wire connector . 3 . Install new battery with terminals in 3 . Stand infront of tractor . Grasp hood at same positionas old battery . sides , tilt toward engine and lift off of 4 . First connect RED battery cable to tractor . positive ( + ) terminal with hex bolt and 4 . To replace , reverse above procedure . keps nut as shown . Tighten securely . 5 . Connect BLACK grounding cable to negative ( - ) terminal with remaining hex bolt and keps nut . Tighten securely . 6 . Close battery box door . HeadlightWire Connector Battery Door 25
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IMPORTANT : Damage to the needle valve ENGINE and the seat incarburetor may result if screw Maintenance , repair , or replacement of the is turned in too tight . emission control devices and systems , which PRELIMINARY SETTING - are being done at the customersexpense , may be performed by any non - road engine 1 . Air cleaner assembly must be tassembledor repair establishment orindividual Warranty to the carburetor when making carbure repairs must be performed by an authorized adjustments . 2 . Be sure the thmttle controlcable is engine manufacturer's service outlet . TO ADJUST THROTTLE CONTROL adjustedproperly ( see above ) . CABLE FINAL SETTING - The throttle controlhas been presetat the 1 . Start engine and allow to warm for five factory and adjustment shouidnot be minutes . Make final adjustments with necessary . Checkedjustment as described engine running and shift / mat . ioncontrol below before loosening ceble . If adjustment lever in neutral ( N ) position . is necessary , proceed as follows : 2 . Move throttle centrol lever to slow 1 . W ' _ engine not running , move throffie position . Withfinger , rotate and hold control lever from slow to choke position . thmttle lever againstidle speedscrew . Slowly move leverfrom choke to fast Tam idle speed screwto attain1750 position . RPM . 2 , Check that holes " A " in governor control 3 , While stillholding throttle lever against lever and hole in govemor plate line - up . idle speedscrew , turn idle mixture valvek - If beles " A " are not aligned , k _ san damples full travel clockwise then countercloc screw and move thmttle cable until ho wise untilengine runsrough . Turn valve are aligned . T _ : Jhtendamp screw to a pointmidway betweenthosetwo securely . positions . Releasethrottle lever . Governor Governor ACCELERAT ] ON TEST - Plate 4 . Movethrottle controlleverfrom slewto fast position . If engine hesitatesor dies , fum idle mixture valve out ( ceunterdock - wise ) 1 / 8 turn . Repeat testand continue to adjust , if necessary , untilengine accelerates smoothly . Ftigh speedstop is factory adjusted . Do not Cable adjust - damage may result . IMPORTANT : Nevertamperwiththeengine governor , which isfactory sat for proper TO ADJUST CARBURETOR enginespeed . Overspeedingthe engine NOTE : The carburetoron this engine is low abovethe factory highspeedsetting can be emission . It is equippedwith an idle fuel dangerous . If youth ; nk the engine - . govemed adjustingneedle w _ h a limiter cap , which highspeed needs adjusting , contact a allows someadjustment within the limits Sears or other qualified service center , allowed bythe cap . Do not attempt to remove which has proper equipment and expedence the limiter cap . The limlter cap cannot be to make any necessary adjustments . removedwithout breaking the adjusting needle . The carburetor has been preset atthe factory Idle Thro _ le and adjustmentshouldnot be necessary . However , minor adjustment may be required to compensate for diffe _ noasin fuel , temperature , altitudeorload . Ifthecarburetor does need adjustment , proceedas follows : Ingeneral , turningidle mixturevalve in ( clockwise ) decreasesthe supplyof fuet rtoe . the enginegMng a leanerfueVair mixtu Turningthe idle mixturevalveout ( counter - clockwise ) increases the supplyof fuel to the Wffh Limiter enginegMng a dcher fueVairm _ ure . 26
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Immediately prepare your tractor for experiance indicates that alcohol storage at the end of the season or if the blended fuels ( called gasohol or using tractor wiU not be used for 30 days or ethanol or methanol ) can attract moisture more . which beads to separation and formation _ kCAUTION : Never store the tractor with of acids during storage . Acidic gas can gasoline in the tank inside a building damage the fuel system of and engine where fumes may reach an open flame or while in storage . spark . Allow the engine to cool before 1 . Drain the fuel tank . storing in any enclosure . 2 . Start the engine and let it run until the TRACTOR fuel lines and carburetor are empty . • Never use engine or carburetor cleaner Remove mower from tractor for winter products in the fuel tank or permanent storage . When mower is to be stored for damage may occur . a period of time , dean it thoroughly , • Use fresh fuel next season . remove all dirt , grease , leaves , etc . Store NOTE : Fuel stabilizer is an acceptable in a clean , dry area . alternative in minimizing the formation of 1 . Clean entire tractor ( See = CLEANING " fuel gum deposits during storage . Add in the Maintenance section of this stabilizer to gasoline in fuel tank or manual ) . storage container . Always follow the nmix 2 . Inspect and replace belts , if necessary ratio found on stabilizer container . Ru ( See belt replacement instructions in engine at least 10 minutes after addingch the Service and Adjustments section stabilizer to allow the stabilizer to rea of this manual ) . 3 . Lubricate as shown in the Mainte - the carburetor . Do not drain the gas tank and carburetor if using fuel stabilizer . nance section of this manual . ENGINEOIL 4 . Be sure that all nuts , bolts and screws are securely fastened . Inspect moving Drain oil ( with engine warm ) and replace parts for damage , breakage and wear . with clean engine oil . ( See " ENGINE " in Replace if necessary . the Maintenance section of this manual ) . 5 . Touch up all rusted or chipped paint CYLINDER ( S ) surfaces ; sand lightly before painting . f . Remove spark plug ( s ) . 2 . Pour one ounce of oii through spark BATTERY plug hole ( s ) into cylinder ( s ) . • Fully charge the battery for storage . 3 . Turn ignition key to " START " position • After a period of time in storage , battery for a few seconds to distribute oil . may require recharging . 4 . Replace with new spark plug ( s ) , • To help prevent corrosionand power OTHER leakage during long pedods of storage , battery cables should be disconnected • Do not store gasoline from one season and battery cleaned thoroughly ( seeI - to another . " TO CLEAN BATTERY AND TERM • Replace your gasoline can if your can NALS " in the Maintenance section of starts to rust . Rust and / or dirt inyour this manual ) . gasoline will cause problems . • After cleaning , leave cables discon - • If possible , store your tractor indoors nected and place cables where they and cover it to give protection from dust cannot come in contact with battery and dirt . terminals . • Cover your tractor with a suitable • If battery is removed from tractor for protectivecover that does not retain storage , do net store battery directly on moisture . Do not use plastic . Plastic concrete or damp surfaces . cannot breathe which allows conden - ENGINE sation to form and will cause your tractor to rust . FUEL SYSTEM IMPORTANT : Never cover tractor while IMPORTANT : It is important to pravent engine and exhaust areas are still warm . gum deposites from forming in essential fuel system parts such as carburetor , fuel hose , or tank during storage . Also , 27
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION Will not start 1 . Out of fuel . 1 , Fill fuel tank . 2 . Engine not " CHOKED " 2 . See " TO START ENGINE " properly . in Operation section . 3 . Wait several minutes 3 . Engine flooded . before attempting to start . 4 . Bad spark plug . 4 . Replace spark plug . 5 . Dirty air filter . 5 . Clean / replace air filter . 6 . Dirty fuel filter . 6 . Replace fuel filter , 7 Water in fuel . 7 . Drain fuel tank and carburetor , refill tank with fresh gasoline and replace fuel filter . 8 . Loose or damaged wiring . 8 . Check all wiring . 9 . Carburetor out of 9 . See " To Adjust Carburetor " adjustment . in Service Adjustments section . 1O.Engine valves out of 10 . Contact a a Sears or other adjustment . qualified service center . Hard to start 1 , Dirty air filter . 1 . Clean / replace air filter . 2 . Bad spark plug . 2 . Replace spark plug . 3 . Weak or dead battery , 3 . Recharge or replace battery . 4 . Dirty fuel filter . 4 . Replace fuel filter . 5 . Drain fuel tank and refill 5 . Stale or dirty fuel . with fresh gasoline . 6 . Loose or damaged wiring . 6 . Check all wiring . 7 . Carburetor out of 7 . See " To Adjust Carburetor " adjustment . inService Adjustments section . ! 8 . Engine valves out of 8 . Contact a a Sears or other adjustment . qualified service center . Enginewill not 1 . Clutch / brake pedal not 1 . Depress clutch / brake turn over depressed , pedal . 2 . Attachment clutch is 2 . Disengage attachment clutch . engaged . 3 . Weak or dead battery . 3 , Recharge or replace battery . 4 . Blown fuse . 4 . Replace fuse . 5 . Corroded battery terminals . 5 . Clean battery terminals . 6 . Loose or damaged wiring . 6 . Check all widng . 7 . Faulty ignition switch . 7 . Check / replace ignition switch . 8 . FauRy solenoid or starten 8 . Check / replace solenoid or starter . 9 . Faultyoperatorpresence 9 . Contact a Sears or other switch ( es ) . qualified service center . Engine clicks but 1 . Weak or dead battery . 1 . Recharge or replace battery . _ ill not start 2 . Corroded battery terminals . 2 . Clean battery terminals . 3 . Loose or damaged wiring . 3 . Check all wiring . 4 . Faulty solenoid or starter . 4 . Check / replace solenoid or starter . 28
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION . ossofpower 1 . CuKingtoo muchgrass / too 1 , Set in = Higher Cut " position / fast . reduce speed . 2 . Throttle in " CHOKE " 2 . Adjust throttle control . position . 3 . Clean underside of mower i 3 . Build - up of grass , rleaves . and trash under mowe housing . Dirty air filter . 4 . Clean / raplace air filter . j41Lowo , level / doi , 5 . Check oil level / change oil . 6 . Clean and regap or change i 6 . Faulty spark plug , spark plug . 7 . Dirtyfuel fitten 7 . Replace fuel filter . 8 . Drain fuel tank and refillwith 8 . Stale or dirty fuel , fresh gasoline . 9 . Waterinfuel , 9 . Drain fuel tank and carbure - tor , refilltank with fresh gasoline and replace fuel filter . 10 , Spark plug wire loose . 10 . Connect and tighten spark plug wire . 11 . Dirty engine air screen / fins . 11 . Clean engine air scraenlfins . 12 . Dirty / clogged muffler . 12 . Clean / replace muffler . 13 . Loose or damaged wiring . 13 . Check all wiring . 14 . Carburetor out of 14 , See = ToAdjust Carburetor " adjustment . in Service Adjustments section , 15 . Contact a a Sears or other 15 . Enginevalvesoutof adjustment . qualified service center . Excessive 1 . Worn , bent or loose blade . 1 . Replace blade . vibration Tighten blade bolt . 2 . Bentblade mandrel . 2 . Replace blade mandrel . 3 . Loose / damagedpart ( s ) . 3 . Tighten toose part ( s ) . Replace damaged parts . Enginecont ] nues 1 . Faulty operator - safety 1 . Check wiring , switches and to run connections . If not presence control system . when operator corrected , contact a leaves seat Sears or other qualified with attachment service center . clutch engaged Poorcut - uneven 1 , Worn , bent or loose blade . 1 . Replace blade . Tighten blade bolt . 2 . Mower deck not level , 2 . Level mower deck . 3 . Clean underside of mower 3 , Buildup of grass , leaves , and trash under mower . housing . 4 . Bent blade mandrel . 4 . Replace blade mandrel . 5 . Clean around mandrels to 5 . Clogged mower deck vent holes from buildupof open vent holes . grass , leaves , and trash around mandrels . 29
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION Mowerbladeswill 1 . Obstruction in clutch 1 , Remove obstruction . not rotate mechanism . 2 , Worn / damaged mower 2 . Replace mower drive belt , drive belt . 3 , Frozen idler pulley , 3 . Replace idler pulley . 4 . Frozen blade mandrel , 4 . Replace blade mandrel . Poor grass 1 . Place throttle control in 1 . Engine speed too slow , discharge " FAST " position . 2 . Travel speed too fast . 2 . Shift to slower speed . 3 . Wet grass . 3 . Allow grass to dry before mowing . 4 . Mower deck not level . 4 . Level mower deck . 5 . Low / uneven tire air 5 . Check tires for proper air pressure . pressure . 6 . Worn , bent or loose blade . 6 . Replace / sharpen blade . Tighten blade bolt . 7 . Buildup of grass , leaves 7 . Clean underside of mower and trash under mower . housing . 8 . Mower drive belt worn . 8 . Replace mower drive belt . 9 . Blades improperly installed . 9 . Reinstall blades sharp edge down . 10 . Improper blades used . 10 . Replace with blades listed in this manual . 11 . Clogged mower deck vent 11 . Clean around mandrels to holes from buildup of grass , open vent holes . leaves , and trash around mandrels . Headlight ( s ) not 1 . Switch is " OFF " . 1 . Turn switch " ON " . working 2 . Bulb ( s ) or lamp ( s ) burned 2 , Replace bulb ( s ) or lamp ( s ) . ( if so equipped ) out . 3 . Faulty light switch . 3 . Check / replace light switch . 4 . Loose or damaged wiring . 4 , Check widng and connec - tions . 5 . Blown fuse . 5 . Replace fuse . Battery will not 1 . Bad battery cell ( s ) . 1 , RepTace battery . charge 2 , Poor cable connections . 2 . Check / clean all connec - tions . 3 . Faulty regulator 3 . Replace regulator . ( if so equipped ) . 4 . Faulty alternator . 4 . Replace alternator . Engine " backfires " 1 . Engine throttle control not 1 . Move throttle control to whentuming set at " SLOW " position = SLOW " position and allow engine " OFF " for 30 seconds before to idle for 30 seconds before stopping engine , stopping engine . 3O
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TRACTO - R - MODELNUMBE9R17 . 271634 SCHEMATIC BATTERY _ ' , 4 ) _ 0 _ ' ' - ' " ( PEDAL UP ) ww _ SEAT SWITCH ( NOT OCCUPIED ) CLUTCH I BjpR _ _ _ GLUT F GROUNO _ , G 1 ( OPTIONAL ) FUEL TUNiTION IGNI - SGPPALAUpRGK : J ( _ pLUGS ON TWiN CYL . ENGINES ) FUEL SHUT - OFF SOLENOID Rio - . . . . . . , ( IFSOEQUIPPED ) I - - _ _ - % . A _ / _ J _ _ ' , ALTERNATOR - - o _ , _ _ _ , _ , _ ' _ , _ _ ' _ - - - - - - D _ O _ ) " x . . . . . . . YOUR TRACTOR IS ALTERNATOR _ YSTEM . THE LIGHTS ARE NOT CONNECTED TO THE BATTERY , BUT HAVE THEIR OWN ELECTRICAL SOURCE . HEADLIGHTS BECAUSE OF THIS , THELIGHTS BRIGHTNESS OF THE WILL CHANGE WtTH ENGINE / _ SPEED , AT IDLE THE LIGHTS WILL DiM . AS THE ENGINE IS NON - REMOVABLE SPEEDEG UP . THE L { GHTS CONNECTIONS WILL BECOME THEIR BRIGHTEST . IGNITION SW _ rC N REMOVABLE CONNECTIONS WIRING INSULATED CLIPS NOTE : IF WIRING INSULATED CLIPS WERE REMOVED FOR SERVICING OF UNIT . THEY BHOULD BE REPLACED TO PROPERLY SECURE YOUR WIRING . 31
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 ELECTRICAL 25 i ' _ J - i . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . i . . . . . 1 _ 32
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917,27t634 ELECTRICAL KEY PART NO . NO , DESCRIPTION 1 144925 Battery 12 VOLT 25 AMP 2 74760412 Bolt Hex Hd 1 / 4 - 20unc x 3 / 4 8 156417 Case eBatteryrlock 16 153664 Switch , Int Push - In 21 175688 Harness Asm LightWI4152j 22 4152J Bulb Light # 1 ' _ 566 24 4799J Cable Battew Ga t 1 • red 25 146147 Cable Battery 6 Ga w / 16 wire red 26 175158 Fuse 20AMP 27 73510400 Nut , Keps Hex 114 - 20 UNCblack 28 42073 Cable Ground 6 Ga 12 " 29 t21305X Switch Plunger Nc Gray 30 175566 Switch Ign 33 140403 Key Ign Molded Craftsman 40 178437 Harness Ignin 41 71110408 Bolt BIk , F Hex 1 / 4 - 20 Unc x 1 / 2 42 131563 Cover TerrninalRed 43 178861 Solenoid 45 121433X Ammeter Rectangular 6Amp 52 141940 Protection Wire Loop NOTE : All component dimensions give in U , S . inches 1 inch = 25,4 mm 33
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES 28 12 208 9 13 , 3 208 74 34
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TRACTO - R - MODELNUMBER917 . 271634 CHASSIASNDENCLOSURES KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 174619 Chassis 2 176554 Dmwhar 3 17060612 Screw 3 / 3 - 16 x 3 / 4 5 155272 Bumper _ ash 9 168337 ) ( 013 Dash . 10 STD _ 33710 Bolt , Carriage 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 11 155927 Panel , Dash , L . H . 12 145660 Cllp Tinnerman Grilk _ P / L 13 172107X010 Panel , Asm . SLK $ CR Dash R . H . 14 17490608 Screw Thdrol 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 2 17 144983X558 Hood Assembly 18 126938X Bumper Hood 25 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Gauge 26 s'rD541437 Nut . Lock Hex W / Ins . 3 / 8 - 16 UND 28 178987X558 Gdlle w / Lens Asm . 29 155217X599 Lens , Grille 30 174738X558 Fender 31 139976 Bracket , Fender Support1 / 37 17490508 Screw Thdrol 5 / 16 - 18 x 2 TYT 38 175710 Bracket Asm Pivot 51 738OD4 ( O Nut Lock w / lnsert 1 / 4 - 20 UNC 52 19091416 Washer 9 / 32x7 / 8x 16Ga . 53 145201 Bracket Gd ] ] e Pickoff LH 54 161464 Screw Hex WSHD 8 - 18 x 7 / 8 55 145202 Bracket Gdlle Pickoff RH 57 STD522507 Bolt , FinHex 1 / 4 - 20UNCx . 75 60 STCr ; _ 33707 Bolt Rdhd Sqnk 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 314 64 154798 DashLowerSTLT 74 STD841437 Nut , Drownlock 3 / 8 - 16 UNC 142 165867 Plate Reinforcement STLT 143 154966 Bracket Swaybar Chassis 144 175582 Bracket Footrest 145 156524 Rod Pivot Chassis / Hood 206 170165 Bolt Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 Tr 207 17670508 SerewThdrct518 - 18xl12 208 17670608 Screw Thdrol 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 2 212 16.5919 Insert Lens Reflective - - 5479J Plug , Button NOTE : All component dimensions give in U . S . Inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 35
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 GROUNDDRIVE 53 36
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 GROUNDDRIVE KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 . . . . Transaxle ( See Breakdown ) 62 _ Cover pedal BIk Round Dana D4360 - 140 63 175410 Pulley Eng 2 146682 Spdng Returrt Brake T / a Zinc 64 71170764 Bolt Hex 7 / 16 - 20 x 4 Gr 5 3 123666X Pulley Transaxle 15 / 20 " Ures 65 STD551143 Washer Lock Hvy Hlcl Spr 7 / 16 4 12000026 Ring Retainer # 5100 _ 2 66 154778 Keeper Belt Engine 5 121520X Strap Torque 30 Degrees 70 134683 Guide Belt Mower Ddve RH 6 17060512 Screw 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 74 1C9502X Spacer Split 8 165866 RcdSh _ erFenderSTLT 75 121749 ) ( Washer 25 / 32 x 1 1 / 4 x 16 Ga 10 STD561210 Pin Coffer 1 / 8 x 1 Cad 76 S'rD581075 E - dn9 # 5133 - 75 11 105701X Washer Plate Shf 388 Sq Hole 77 123583X Key Square 13 74550412 Bolt 114 - 28unf Gr8 WIPatch 78 121748X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 6 x 16ga 14 10040400 Washer Lock Hvy Helical 114 79 2228M Key WoOdruff 16 74490544 Bolt Hex FLGHD 5 / 16 - 18 Gr . 5 80 131488 Arm , Shift 16 STD541431 Nut Lock Hex w / Ins . 5 / 16 - 18 Uric 81 165594 Shaft Assembly 18 STD523710 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16unc x 1 Gr . 5 82 165711 Spring , Torsion 19 STD541437 Nut Lock Hex W / Ins . 3 / 8 - 16 Unc 83 19171216 Washer 17 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 16 Gauge 21 106933X Knob Rd 112 - 13 PIstc Thds BIk 84 166229 Link Transaxle 22 130804 Rod Brake BIk Zinc 26 840 85 150360 Nut , Nylock 24 STD541237 NutHexJam3 / 8 - 16Unc 89 158391X428 Consota , Shift , STLT 25 106888X Spdng Rod Brake 2 O0 Zinc 90 124346X Nut , Serf - Threading , Washer 26 STD551037 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 16 Ga Hd1 / 4 27 STD561210 Pin Cotter 1 / 3 x 5 / 4 Cad 112 19091210 Washer 9 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 10 Ga 29 175765 Rod Brake Parking Lt / Yt 113 127285X StrapTorque 29 71673 Cap Brake Parking 116 STD533710 Bolt RdHd Sqnk 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 Unc 30 174973 Bracket Mtg Transaxle 120 73906600 Nut Lock Fig . 3 / 8 - 16 Unc 32 $ 313523107 Bolt Hex Hd 5116 - 18unc x 5 / 4 150 175456 SpocerRetainer 34 175578 Shaft Asm Pedal FOOt 151 19133210 Washer 15 / 32 x 2 x 10 Ga . 35 120183X Beadng NylOn BIk 629 Id 156 166002 Washer Srrted 5 / 161D x 1.125 36 ST _ o51 ( _ 32 . Washer 21 / 32 x 1 x 16 Ga 158 165589 Bracket Sh _ Mount 37 STD571810 Pin Roll 3 / 16 x 1 " 159 165494 Hub Tapered Flange Shift Lt 38 165936 Pulley Composite Rat 161 72140406 Bolt Rdi _ l Sqnk 114 - 20 x 3 / 4 Gr . 5 39 74760648 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 3 - 16unc x 3 162 73680400 Nut Crownlock 1 / 4 - 20 UNC 40 175461 Spacer Split Steel 163 74780416 Bolt Hex Fin 114 - 20 UNC x 1 Gr . 5 41 175556 Keepor Belt Idler 164 19091010 Washer 5 / 8 x . 281 x 10 Ga . 42 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Ga 165 165623 Bracket Pivot Lever 47 127783 Pulley Idler 166 166880 Screw 5 / 16 - 18 x 6 / 6 48 154407 Sellcrank Clutch Grad Dry STL 168 165492 Bolt shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 x . 561 49 123205X Retainer Belt Style Spdng 169 165580 Plate Fastening Lt 50 61 _ 5237t5 BoftHexHd3 / 8 - 16uncxl - 1 / 2 170 173898 KeeporBeitT / A 51 $ 30541437 NutCrownlock3 / 8 - 16UNC 197 169613 NylinerSnap - ln5 / 8 " lD 52 STD541431 NutCrownLock5 / 16 - 18 198 169593 WasherHy1718iDx . 105 " 53 105710X Link Clutch 7 66 202 72116614 Bolt Cart Sh 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 3 / 4 Gr . 5 55 106709X Spdng Return Clutch B75 212 145212 Nut Hex Flange Lock 56 17060616 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 . O 57 160855 V - Belt Gd Drive NOTE : All oc _ nponentdimer _ sionsgive in U . S . inches 59 169691 Keepor Belt Centerspan 61 17060612 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 1 inch = 25.4 mm 37
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 STEERINGASSEMBLY
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 9t 7.271634 STEERINGASSEMBLY KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 139768 St _ edng Wheel 2 154427 Front Axle Assembly 3 169840 Spiodle Assembly , L . H . 4 169839 Spindle Assembly , R . H . 6 6266H Beadng , Race , Thrust , Hardenod 6 121748X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 6 x 16 Gauge 7 19272016 Washer 27132 x 1 - 114 x 16 Gauge 6 12000029 Ring , VJip 9 3366R Beadng , Steering Column 16 175121 Link , Crag 11 STD551137 Washer , Lock 13 136518 Spacer , Bearing , Front Axle 15 145212 Nut Lock Hex Flange 17 177876 Shaft Asm . Steedng 26 126847X Bushing , Link , Drag7 / 28 19131416 Washer 13 / 32 x 8 x 16 Gauge 29 17060612 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 30 $ TD561216 Pin 32 . 130465 Rod , Tie 36 155099 Bushing , Steering 37 152927 Screw TT # 10 _ 2 x 5 x 3 / 8 Flange 38 139769 Cap Wheel Steer OPP B ] k 39 19133812 Washer 15 / 32 x 2 - 5 / 8 x 12 Gauge 40 STD541537 Nut Lock Center 3 / 6 - 24 UNF 41 100711L Adaptor , SteedngWheel 42 145054X428 Boot , Steering Dash P / L Mtl BIk 43 121749X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 114 x 16 Gauge 44 153720 Extension Steedng Non - Adjust 46 121232X Cap , Spindle 47 6855M Fitting , GreaseW / 51 STD541431 Nut Lock Hx Ins 5 / 16 - 18 UNC 54 74780520 Bolt Fin Hex 5 / 16 - 18 UNC x 1ot / 4 53 S * R3 _ 23710 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 6 - 16 uric . x 1 Gr . 5 65 160367 Spacer Brace Axle 67 72140618 Bolt Rdhd Sq 3 / 8 - 16 x 2ol / 4 _ 8 169827 Brace AxJe 71 175146 Steering Asm . 82 169835 Bracket Susp Chassis Front 85 133835 Fastener ChdstmasTree 88 175118 Bolt Sheulder 7116 - 20 Unc 91 175553 ClipSteering NONE : All component dimensions given in U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 39
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 ENGINE 62 81 13 78 < 29 23 OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT Spark Arrester KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 170545 ControlTh rottle / Choke 37 137040 LineFuel 2B " 2 17720410 Screw Hex Thd Cut 1 / 4 - 20x3 / 8 T 38 148315 Plug Oil Drain 3 . . . . . . . . Engine ( See Breakdown ) Briggs 40 124028X Bushing Snap Nyl BIk Fuel Line Mode1310707 _ } 137 - E1 44 17670412 Screw Hexwsh Thdrol 1 / 4 - 20x314 4 137352 Muffler Exhaust B & S Lt 45 17 ( _ 612 Screw Hexwsh Thdr 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 13 165291 Gasket 1 313 Id Tin Plated 46 19091416 Washer 9 / 32 X 7 / 8 X 16ga 14 148456 Tube Drain Oi ( 62 S3 _ 551131 Washer Lock Hvy Hlcl Spr 5 / 16 16 STD551237 Washer Lock Ext Tooth 318 72 7107 ( 2512 Screw Hexhd Cap 3 / 16 - 18x3 / 4 23 169837 Shield BRN / DBR Guard 78 17060620 Screw3 / 8 - 16x1 - 1 / 4 29 137180 Arrestor Spark 81 73510400 Nut Keps Hex 1 / 4 - 20unc 31 109202X Tank Fuel 1 25 Fr NOllE : All component dimensions given in U , S , inchss 32 158990 Cap Asm Fuel W / sym Vented 1 inch = 25,4 mm 33 123487X Clamp Hose BIk 4O
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 LIFT ASSEMBLY 13 19 15 32 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 159460 Washer Asm Inner Spring W / 13 STD624008 Retainer Spdng Ptunger 15 173288 Unk Front 2 159471 Shaft Asm . Lift RH 16 7 _ Nut Jam Hex 1 / 2 - 13 Unc 3 105767X Pin Groove 17 175689 Trunnion Front Susp . 4 12C ( : ( : ( : O2 E Ring # 6133 _ 2 18 73800800 Nut Lockw / wsh 1 / 2 - 13 Unc 5 19211621 Washer 21 / 32 x 1 x 21 Ga . 19 139868 Arm Suspension Mower 6 120183X Bearing Nylong 20 163552 Retainer Spnng 7 125631X GripHandle Fluted 31 169865 Beadng , Pvt . Lift . 8 122365X Button Plunger Read 32 7 _ Nut Crownlock 3 / 8 - 24 11 139865 Link Asm Lift L . H . NOllE : All component dimensionsgiven in U , S , inches 12 139866 Link Asm LiftR . H . 1 irlch = 25,4 mm 41
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 SEATASSEMBLY \ KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 140122 Beat 3350 BIIdblk Craftsman 13 121248X Bushing Snap BIk Nyl 50 Id - 2 14 ( 3551 Bracket Pnt Pivot Seat ( blk ) 14 72050412 Bolt Rdhd Sht Nk 114 - 20x1 1 / 2 3 71110616 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16unc X 1 15 134300 Spacer Split 28X 96 Zinc 4 19131610 Washer 13 / 32 X 3 / 4 X 10 Ga 16 121250X Spring Cprsn 1 27 BIk Pnt 5 145006 Clip Push In Hinged 17 123976X Nut Lock 1 / 4 Lge Fig Gr 5 Zinc 6 STD54t437 Nut Hex Lock w / Ins 3 / 8 - 16 Unc 21 171852 Bolt Shoulder 5 / 16 - 19 Unc - 2A 7 124181X Spring Seat Cprsn 2 250 BIk Zi 22 STD541431 Nut Hex Lockwllns 5 / 16 - 18 8 17000616 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 X 1 - 112 24 19171912 Washer 17 / 32 X 1 - 3 / 16 X 12 Ga 9 19131614 Washer 13 / 32 X 1 X 14 Ga 25 127018 ) ( Bo6 Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 X 62 10 174894 Pan Pnt Seat ( blk ) 11 166369 Knob Seat NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . inches 12 121246X Bracket Pnt Mounting Switch I inch = 25.4 mm 42
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMB ER 917.271634 DECALS 6 4 10 7 2 7 13 14 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 156388 Decal , Oper . Instr . 10 156439 Decal , Fender Danger 2 174210 Decal , Replcmnt 12 146046 Decal , V - belt Dr Sch 3 171 _ 6 Decal , Hood Rh 13 177259 Decal , Dash , Panel 4 171697 Decal , Hood Lh 14 160396 Decal , V - belt Sch emetic 5 176677 Decal , Hp Enginestomer 20 149516 Decal , Battery Dngr / Psn Eng 6 133644 Decal , Maint Cu Sears Dora - - 138311 Decal , Lift Handle 7 177253 Decal , Hood Side - - 165800X428 Pad , Footrest LH LSTLTT 8 172331 DecalMower - - 165799X428 Pad , Footrest RH ST 9 163204 Decal , Fender Craftsman - - 179365 Manual , Owner's ( English ) - - 179366 Manuid , Owner's { Spanish ) WHEELS & TIRES KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 59192 Cap Value Tire 2 _ 5,8 2 65139 StemValue 4,10 3 106222X Tire F Ts 15 X 6 0 - 6 Service 4 59904 Tube Inner Front # 35060 5 106732X427 Rim Asm 6 " front White Service 6 278H FittingGrease 7 904OH Beadng Flangeear 11 8 106108X427 Rim Asm 8 " r White Service 9 106268 ) ( Tire R Ts 18x9 5 - 8 Service 10 7152J Tube Rear 9 5 X 8 Servk3e 11 104757 ) ( 428 Cap Axle BIk 1 50 X 1 00 - - 144334 Sealant , Tire ( 10 oz . tube ) NOTE : All component dimens : ons given in U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 rnm 43
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 MOWERDECK i _ - 145 = ! o \ 2 16 19 21 44
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 MOWERDECK KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 165892 Mower Deck Assembly , 42 " 52 139888 Bolt , Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 UNC 2 STD533107 Bolt 53 131845 Arm Assembly , Pad . Brake 3 138017 Bracket Assembly , Sway Bar , 54 133943 Washer , Hardened Front 55 155046 Arm , Idler 4 165460 Bracket Sway Bar 38 / 42 " Deck 56 165723 Spacer , Retainerer 5 S ] _ 2.4008 Retainer Bpdng 59 141043 Guard , TUV Idl 6 130832 Arm , Suspension . Rear 67 149846 Knob Custom Oval 8 850857 Bolt , Hex 3 / 8 - 24 x 1.25 Gr . 8 68 144959 V _ elt 9 s'r _ 351137 Washer , Lock 92 BTD541437 Nut 10 140296 Washer , Harde _ led 101 136420 Muioher Cover 11 134149 Blade , Mulching 102 71081010 Screw 13 137646 Shaf _ Assembly , Mandrel , Vented 103 19061216 Washer # 10 14 128774 Housing , Mandrel . Vented 104 STD551110 Washer , Lock 15 110485X Beadng , Ball , Mandrel 105 160793 Latch Assembly , Bagger 16 174493 Stripper , Vented Mower Deck 106 2029J NuL Weld 18 72140505 Bolt , Carriage 5 / 16 - 18 x 5 / 8 129 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Ga . 19 132827 Bolt , Shoulder 130 BTD523710 BoB , Fin Hex 3 / 6 - 16 UNC x 1 Gr . 5 20 159770 Baffle , Vortex 131 STD533710 Bolt , Rdhd Sqnk 8 / 6 - 16UNC x 1 21 STD541431 NutCrown ] ock5i16 - 18UNC 142 165890 Arm Swing Brake Mower 22 134753 Stiffener Bracket 143 157109 Bracket Arm idler 42 " 23 131267 Bracket , Deflector 144 158634 Keeper Belt 42 " Clutch Cable 24 105304X Cap , Sleeve 145 165888 Pulley ldtat Flat 25 123713X Spitng , Torsion , Deflector 146 171977 Bolt Carriage Idler 26 110452X Nut , Push 147 131335 Bpdng Extension 27 130968X428 Shield , Deflector 148 169022 Spdng Return Idler 28 19111016 Washer 11 / 32x5 / 8x16Ga . 149 165898 Retainer Spdng Ye ] low ZincGa . 29 131491 Rod , Hinge 150 19091216 Washer 9i32 x 3 / 4 x 16 30 157722 Screw ThdrolWasher Head 151 169670 Bracket Clutch 31 129963 Washer , Spacer 152 169676 Cable Clutch 42 In 32 153535 Pulley , Mandrel 153 169674 Washer Flat 3 / 8 " Type B 33 178342 Nut , Topiock , Flanged 154 169675 Spring Retainer 34 BTD533717 Bolt 155 169671 Spring Retention Lever 36 131494 Pulley , Idler , Flat 156 169672 Spacer 37 S ] ] _ 551037 Washer 13 / 32x 13 / 16x 16 Ga . 157 169669 Rod Clutch 40 S ] D541437 NutCrownlock3 / 6 - 16UNC 158 17720410 Screw Hex Thd Cut 1 / 4o20 x 5 / 8 44 140088 Guard , Mandrel , LH . 159 72140614 Bolt Tdhd Bgn 3 / 6 - 16UNC x 1 - 3 / 4 45 STD624gg3 Retainer - - 130794 Mandrel Assembly ( Includes Key 46 137729 Screw , Thd . Roll 1 / 4 - 20 x 5 / 8 Numbers 8 - 10 , 13 - 15 , 31 ar _ 32 ) 48 133944 Washer , Hardened - ° 189583 Replacement Mower , Complete 49 174284 Roller Assembly , Cam Folk _ ver 50 131340 BoB , Shoulder # I0 - 24 Grade 5 NOTE : Alt cornponeut dimerksionsgiven inU . S . inches 51 S ] _ 541416 Locknut 1 inch = 25.4 mm 45
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 DANATRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER D4360 - 140 MI 46
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 9t7.271634 DANATRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER D4360 - 140 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 170981 Housing , Upper 40 120472X Spacer , . 633 X . 87 X . 755 2 2274J Screw , Tapping , 114 - 20 X . 734 41 105928X Sprocket , 9T 3 134400 Ball , Detent 42 179988 Gear , Bevel , 36T 4 l ( _ SgO4X Spdng , Detent 43 134394 * Assy . Kit , Shim , . 750 Shaft 5 160940 Screw , Tapping , No . 10 - 24 X . 482 44 120473X Shaft , Drive 6 138235 Assy , Kit , Shifter 45 142678 Gear , Spur , 12T 7 108727X V _ Jng 46 143697 Gear , Spur , 15T 8 148266 Bearing , Flange 47 124641X Gear , Spur , 20T 9 148269 Seal , Oil 48 106589X Gear . Spur , 25T 10 2225J Ring , Retaining 49 120408X Gear , Spur , 28T 11 134793 * Assy , Kit , Shim , . 625 Shaft 50 105937X Gear , Spur , 31T 12 148268 Bearing , Flange 51 2226.1 Washer , Plain , . 632 X 1.00 X . 060 13 120416X Washer , Plain , . 632 X 1.38 X , 046 52 134401 Washer , Neoprene 14 142674 Key , Woodruff , No . 9 53 2264J Washer , Plain , . 758 X 1.25 X . 631 15 170983 Assy , Kit , taput Shaft 54 160946 Axle , LH 16 170986 Pinion , Bevel , 12T 55 170990 Gear , Miter , 1 2T , Splioed 17 105909X Riog , Retaining 56 160948 Riog , Retainiog 18 105910X Chain , 24 Pitches 57 110071X Gear , Spur , 32T 19 160942 Cover , Detent 58 120952X Shaft , Cross 20 160943 Gear , Spur , 1 2T 59 170991 Gear , Miter , 1 2T , Idlar 21 148267 Collar , Clutch 60 16Co _ 0 Axle , RH 22 138236 Assy , Kit , Clutch Keys 61 170992 Housiog , Lower 23 73810500 Nut , Lock , 5 / 16 - 24 6 _ 7294J Disc , Brake 24 142676 Shaft , Intermediate _ 3 108989X Spacer , Brake Puck 25 2244J Key , Woodruff , No . 61 64 160952 Jaw . Brake 26 105916 ) ( Ring , Retaining 65 12C954X Pin , Dowel 27 12047OX Sprocket , 1 8T 66 160953 Screw , Tapping , 5 / 16 - 18 X 2.35 28 11CO70X Spacer , 1 . 131 X 1.45 X . 494 67 138244 Lever , Actuating . 29 142677 Gear , Spur , 37T 68 108996X Washer , Plain , 321 X 1.00 X , 055 30 142681 Gear , Spur , 35T 69 160954 Bracket , Anti - Rotation 31 124644X Gear . Spur , 30T 70 120951X Puck . Friction 32 108980X Gear , Spur . 25T 71 174256 Washer , Anit Rotation 33 120406X Gear . Spur , 22T 72 120416X Grease 34 134796 Gear , Spur , 19T 35 105925X Washer , Plain , . 640 X 1.37 X . 061 NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . 36 2228J Washer , Plain , . 632 X 1,00 X . 046 inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 37 170987 Washer , Plain , . 632 X 1.00 X . 031 38 174255 Assy , Gear , Comb . , 12T & 30T * Use in various combinations to maintain proper 39 124639X Shaft , Idler clearances . • * Order Key NO . 15 . • * * Silicone Sealant to be applied between Upper and Lower Housings ( use Loctite Ultra Gray Silicone 5699 or equivalent ) , 47
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER 310707 , TYPE NUMBER 0137 - E1 69 , , _ pI 10 _ ' 617 757 _ 1026 48
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER310707 , TYPE NUMBER 0137 - E1 51 _ L . _ . 1421 0 - t17 49
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER310707 , TYPE NUMBER0137 - E1 462 _ 697 I 1036 LABEL - EMISSiONS I 287 Je 733 _ 750 789A 5241 _ 5O
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER310707 , TYPE NUMBER0137 - E1 121 CARBURETOR OVERHAUL KIT ! 977 CARBURETOR GA . _ _ SKETSET i / 10 _ 1270 276 _ 987 ® 9s _ , [ 51 _ 137 0 276 _ 1095 VALVE GASKET SET 358 ENGINE GASKET SET 12 102 NIKKI 121A CARBURETOR OVERHAUL KIT 51 ( _ 95A _ p 276A _ ) 0 217 - _ r _ ' _ ' _ ' lO4A _ 127A _ I05A _ 987A _ 137A O 231A _ 127A ( _ _ 9TSAI _ 369 977A CARBURETOR GASKET SET ] ] _ _ 1112377AA _ | _ = _ 276A o 51
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 9t 7.271634 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER 310707 , TYPE NUMBER0137 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 690156 C _ , / linder Assembly 106 690577 Seat - Inlet 2 399265 Kd - Sushing / Seal 168 690464 Valve - Choke ( Manual Choke 3 391086 * Seal - Oil ( Magneto Side ) 108A 692344 Valve - Choke ( Choke - A - Matc 4 494236 Sump - Engine 108B 695419 Valve - Choke 5 690188 Head - Cylinder ( Nikki Carburetor ) 7 692410 . + Gasket - Cylinder Head 117 692406 O Jet - Main ( Standard ) 8 495735 Breather Assembly 692411 Jet - Main ( High Altitude ) 9 27803 • Gasket - Breather 117A 695415 _ 1 Jet - Main ( Standard ) 10 691666 Screw ( Breather Assembly ) 695416 O Jet - Main ( High Attitude 11 691328 Tube - Breather 121 690191 Kit - Carburetor Overhau 12 692226 • Gasket - Crankcase 121A 695427 Kit - Carburetor Overbaul ( 015 Thick . Std ) 125 690194 Carburetor 692466 • Gasket - Crankcase 125A Carburetor Nikki ) ( Service ( . 005 Thick ) with Walbro Carbure or ) 692405 . Gasket - Crankcase 127 695005 O Plug - Welch ( . 009 Thick ) 127A 690727 O Plug - Welch 13 690360 Screw ( Cylinder Head ) 130 691750 Valve - Throttle 15 690946 Plug - Oil Drain 130A 695416 Valve - Throttle 16 690136 Crankshaft 131 494379 Kit - Throt6e Shaft 20 291675 • Seal - Oil 131A 695421 Kit - Throttle Shaft 22 692125 Screw ( Crankcase Cover ) 133 494381 Float - Carburetor 23 693557 Flywheel 133A 694914 Float - Carburetor 24 222699 Key - Flywheel 137 281166 O : _ Gasket - Float Bowl 25 692271 Piston Assembly ( Standard ) 137A 695426 O1 : Gasket - Float Bowl 692272 Piston Assembly ( . 010 O . S . ) 141 495097 Kit - Choke Shaft ( Manual 692273 Piston Assembly ( . 020 O . S . ) Choke ) 692274 Piston Assembly ( . 030 O . S . ) 141A 495931 Kit - Choke Shaft ( Choke - A - 26 690162 Ring Set - Piston ( Standard ) Matic ) 692164 141B 695420 692166 Ring Set - Piston . 020 O . S . 142 692412 _ Nozzle - Carburetor Ring Set - Piston 1.010 O . S . I Kit - Choke Shaft ( Nikki ) 692166 Ring Set - Piston . 030 O . S . 146 691639 Key - Timingner 27 691299 Lock - Piston Pin 167 692297 Air Clea Stud Seal 26 498319 Pin - Piston ( Standard ) 176 691917 • G - Ring Seal ( Air Cleaner ) 498320 Pin - Piston ( . 020 O . B . ) 166 692317 Connector - Hose 29 692419 Rod - Connecting ( Standard ) 167 691050 Line - Fuel ( Cut to Required 499949 Rod - Connecting ( . 620 U . S . ) Length ) 32 692852 Screw ( Connecting Rod ) 188 691693 Screw ( Control Bracket ) 33 495856 Valve - Exhaust 192 691986 Ad uster - Rocker Arm 34 495857 Valve - Intake 202 691841 Lnk - Mechanical Governor 35 691279 Spring - Valve ( Intake ) 209 692208 Spdn _ - Governor 36 691279 Spring - Valve ( Exhaust ) 216 691840 Link - Choke 37 690456 Guard - Flywheel 217 695409 Spring - Choke Return 40 691752 Retainer - Valve 222 694042 Bracket - Control 43 691968 Slinger - Governor / Oil 227 691374 Control Lever - Governor 45 690564 Tappet - Valve 231 691636 _ 1 Screw ( Choke Valve ) 46 692421 Camshaft 231A 690718 O Screw Choke Valve ) 48 692706 Short Block 311707 - 0028 - 232 691842 Spdng - Governor Lnk E1 Replacement Engine ) 238 691843 Cap - Valve 50 690193 Manifold - Intake 240 394358 Filter - Fuel 51 692137 * O1 / + Gasket - totake 265 691024 Clamp - Casing 83 690227 Stud Carburetor 267 695134 Screw ( Casing Clamp ) 54 691146 Screw ( Intake Manfod 276 692255 O : _ Sealing Washer 73 690492 Screen - Rotating 276A 695410 0 : [ : Sealing Washer 74 691674 Screw ( Rotating Screen ) RPM Settings : 75 690582 Washer ( Flywheel ) Low Speed : 1900 - 2100 78 690661 Screw ( FGlywheel uard ) High Speed : 3900 - 3200 93 690602 Bushing - ThrotUe Shaft 94 498030 Kit - Idle Mixture Included in Engine Gasket Set , 94A 695425 Kit - Idle Mixture Key . No . 358 95 691636 O Screw ( Throttle Valve ) _ 1 Included in Carburetor Overhaul Kit , 95A 690718 O Screw ( 3 " hroffieValve ) Key . NO . 121 and121A 98 495800 Kit - Idle Speed t Included in Carburetor Gasket Set , 98A 695408 Kit - Idle Speed Key . No . 977 and 977A 104 690525 O Pin - Float Hinge + Included in Valve Gasket Set , 104A 694918 _ Pin - Float Hinge Key , No . 1096 165 231855 O Valve - Ftoat Needle NOTE : All component dimensions given in U , S , 105A 694922 O Valve - Float Needle inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 52
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TRACTO - R - MODEL NUMBER 917.271634 BRIGGS & STRATTONENGINE - MODELNUMBER 310707 , TYPE NUMBER0137 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 287 691002 Screw ( Dipstick Tube ) 789 692037 Hamess - Widng 789A 695050 Hamess - Widngetainer ) 394 690844 Housin _ BIower 305 690960 Screw lower Housing ) 797 693167 Nut ( Brush R 306 690499 Shield - eCylinderr 801 691429 Cap - dDdveng - 307 691003 Screw ( Cygnd Shield ) 602 691286 Cap - Eni 309 693551 Motor - Starter 693 693757 Hous Starter 310 690323 Screw ( Starter Motor ) 630 691095 Stud Rocker / Vm ) 311 497608 Brush Set 842 691870 • DpsUck / Tube Seal 333 495859 Armature - Magneto 847 496415 Dipstick / TubeAssembly 334 691061 Screw ( Armature Magneto ) 651 692424 Terminal - Spark Plug 337 491055 Spark Plu 868 690968 . + Seal - Valve Jgable 344 693675 Screw ( C Clamp ) 871 690969 Bushing - Guide 358 690189 Engine Gasket Set 875 694942 Base - Air lCleanerAitomator 363 19203 Flywheel Puller 677 393456 Wire - Connectorst 369 695422 Spring - Float Bowl 683 692236 • Gasket - Exhau 383 89838 Wrench - SsparrPklugr 914 690960 Screw ( Rocker rCover 404 691691 Washer ( Governo Crankdge 934 691058 Screw ( Fan Retone 445 496894 Fi ] er - Air C eaner Cartri 947 497672 Solenoid - eFuellaner 455 691173 Cup - Flywheel 947A 695423 Solenoid - Fuel 462 691261 Washer ( Brush Retainer ) 967 272043 Filtar - Pre C 467 691668 Knob - Air Cleaner 968 691916 Cover - Air Cleaner 474 691063 Alternator 971 692129 Screw ( Air Cleaner Base ) 503 691532 Strap - Starter 975 495933 Bowl - uFloattretor 505 691251 Nut Governor Control Lever ) 975A 695417 Bowl - Floab 510 693699 Dr ve - Starter 977 690192 Set - Car Gaskett 513 692024 Clutch - Drive 977A 695428 Set - Carburetor Gaske 523 692014 DDipstickipstick 987 691326 • SeaI - Throtge Shaftft 524 281370 • Seal - Tube 987A 690998 SeaI - Throt6e Shald 525 691398 Tube - Dipstick 996 690678 Carburetor Shie 544 692034 Armature - Starter 1005695056 Fan - Flywheel 552 491986 Bushing - Governor Lever 1006690452 Retainer - Fan 562 691119 Bolt ( Governor Control Lever 1019690180 Kit - LabelRocker 579 691029 Nut ( Starter Cable ) 1022272475 . + Gasket - Cover 601 95162 Clamp - Hose 1023691192 Cover - Rocker 614 691620 Pin - Cotter 1026692003 Rod - Push Intake ) 616 692012 Crank - Governor 692011 Rod - Push Exhaust 617 692138 • O - Ring Seal ( Intake Manifold ) 1029691751 Arm - Rockerh 633 695414 Seal - Choke / Throttle Shaft 1034690822 Guide - Pus Rod 634 690801 _ Seal - Spring Assembly 1036695700 Label - Emissions 1051691265 Retainer - Brush ( Manual Choke ) 634A 690802 O Seal - Spring Assembly 1058274789 Owner's Manual ( Choke - A - Matic ) 1090691293 Retainer - Brush 635 691909 Soot - Spark Plug 1091691333 Ca _ lLimitarket 668 691323 SpacerGovernor 1095690190 Valve Gas Setr _ 691 692407 • Seal - Shaft Screw Altomatoo 692 690572 Spdng - Detont 11271119691657691S1c8r3ew / Float B 697 690372 Screw DdveCapetor 1127A695407 Screw ( Floa Bow 711 690703 Screw Carbur Shield ) RPM Settings : 718 690959 Pin - Locating Low Seed : 1900 - 2190 727 490324 Cover - Starter Drive High _ eed : 30013 - 3200 729 691335 Clip - Wireire 729A 691224 Clip - W Included in Engine Gasket Set , 732 691002 Screw ( Starter Drive Cover ) Key . No . 358 733 691658 Screw ( Crankshaft Extens = on ) _ 1 Included in Carburetor Overhaul Kit , 741 691284 Gear - nTimingterweight Key . No . 121 and121A 757 691714 Link - Cou _ t Included in Carburetor Gasket Set , 758 692423 Counterweighteightight ) Key . No . 977 and 977A 759 691239 Pin - Countarwntarwe + Included in Valve Gasket Set , 761 691096 Screw ICou Ke _ y . N . o . 1095 783 693713 Gear - Pinion NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 53
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SUGGESTED GUIDE FOR SIGHTING SLOPES FOR SAFE OPENAIION ONLY RIDE UP AND DOWN HILL , NOT ACROSS HILL I greater than 15 ) , never across the face . Make turns gradu - ally to prevent tipping or loss of control . Exercise extreme caution when changing direction on slopes . II I _ Operate your Tractor up and down the face of slopes ( not
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1170981 Upper Housing
102225J Ring
11134793 Kit
12148268 Flange bearing
13120415X Washer
14142674 Key
15167148 Assembly, kit, input shaft
16161564 Pinion, bevel, 12t
17105909X Ring , retainer
183625 Chain, 24 pitches
19160942 Cover, detent
2STD522507 Screw, tapping, 1/4-20 x .734
20160943 Gear, spur, 1 2t
21138246 Collar, clutch
224758 Assembly, kit, clutch keys
23STD541531 Nut, lock, 5/16-24
24143673 Shaft, intermediate
252244J Key, woodruff, no. 61
26105916X Ring , retainer
27120470X Sprocket
28110070X Spacer
29142677 Gear, spur, 37t
368003 Ball, detent
30142681 Gear, spur, 35t
31124644X Gear, spur, 30 teeth (3rd)
323783 Gear, spur, 25t
33120406X Spur gear
34134796 Gear
35105925X Washer
362228J Washer
372231J Washer, plain, .632 x 1.00 x .031
38174255 Assembly, gear, comb., 12t and 30t
39124639X Shaft idler
43626 Spring, detent
40120472X Spacer
41105928X Sprocket, 9t, reverse drive
42190986 Gear, bevel, 36t
43134394 Kit
44120473X Shaft
45142678 Gear, spur, 12t
46142697 Gear, spur, 15t
47124641X Gear, spur, 20 teeth
48106589X Gear, spur, 25t, 3rd - drive
49120408X Gear, spur, 28 teeth (4 th)
5160940 Screw, tapping, no. 10-24 x .482
50105937X Gear, spur, 31t, high - drive
512226J Washer
525130 Washer, neoprene
532264J Washer
54160946 Left Axle
55170990 Miter gear
56160948 Ring . retaining
57120478X Gear, spur, 32t
58120952X Cross shaft
59160949 Gear, miter, 1 2t, idler
6134788 Assembly, kit, shifter
60160950 Axle
61170992 Lower Housing
625809 Disc, brake
633758 Spacer, brake puck
64164670 Jaw, brake
65120954X Pin
66160953 Screw
675285 Lever, actuating
68108996X Washer
69160954 Bracket, anti-rotation
7108727X V-ring
707109 Puck, friction
71174256 Washer
85510 Bearing, flange
9148269 Seal, oil
9004300 Grease
900170269 Assembly - complete transaxle
05122B Tune up kit (spring 2002)
05479J Plug
0179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0179365 Owner manual
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
0184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
0184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
127195 Battery 12 volt 25 amp
16176138 Switch, interlock push-in
274760412 Bolt
21175688 Light socket
224152J Bulb
244799J Cable
25146147 Cable battery
26STD391020 Fuse 20 amp
27STD541425 Nut, keps hex 1/4-20 unc
284207J Cable
29121305X Seat switch
30163968 Switch ign
33140403 Key ignition molded craftsman, delta
40179720 Harness ign
4171110408 Bolt
42131563 Cover
43146154 Solenoid
45122822X Ammeter rectangular 6 amp
52141940 Protectoin wire loop (hour meter)
8404349 Case battery
1174619 Chassis assembly
10STD533710 Bolt, carriage 3/8-16 x 1
11174996 Panel, dash, l.h.
12145660 Clip tinnerman grille p / l
13172107X010 Panel, assembly, slkscr dash r.h.
1417490608 Screw
1425479J Plug
142179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
142179365 Owner manual
142169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
142184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
142184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
142100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
142138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
142130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
142175702 Plate . reinforcement
143186689 Bracket swaybar chassis
144175582 Bracket footrest step-thru
145409167 Rod pivot chassis/hood
17144983X558 Hood asssembly
18532126938 Bumper hood
2176554 Drawbar, stretch
206170165 Shoulder bolt
20717670508 Screw thdrol. 5/16-18 x 1/2 tytt
20817670608 Screw thdrol 5/16-18 x 1/2 tytt
212165919 Lens insert
2519131312 Washer
26STD541437 Nut, lock hex w/ins. 3/8-16 unc
28178987X558 Lens grille
29155217X599 Grille lens
317000612 Screw 3/8-16 x 3/4
30174738X558 Fend/ftrest pnt stlt
31139976 Bracket support
3717490508 Screw
38175710 Pivot bracket assembly, lh. mower, rear
5155272 Hood bumper
5173800400 Locknut
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
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
9199928 Dash
1N/P Transaxle (see breakdown) dana d4360-140
10STD561210 Pin cotter 1/8 x 1 cad
11105701X Washer
1125479J Plug
112179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
112179365 Owner manual
112169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
112184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
112184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
112100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
112138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
112130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
11219091210 Washer
113127285X Strap
116STD533710 Bolt rdhd sqnk 3/8-16 x 1 unc
120409148 Nut lock flg. 3/8-16 unc
1374550412 Bolt
14STD551125 Washer lock hvy helical 1/4
1574490544 Bolt hex flghd 5/16-18 unc x 1.25
150175456 Spacer . retainer
15119133210 Washer
156166002 Serrated washer
158165589 Shift
159183900 Hub tapered flange shift lt
16STD541431 Nut lock hex w/ins. 5/16-18 unc
16172140406 T bolt
16273680400 Locknut
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 Bolt . shoulder
169165580 Plate . fastener
170178394 Keeper belt t/a
18STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr.5
19STD541437 Nut lock hex w/ins. 3/8-16 unc
197169613 Snap nyliner
198169593 Washer
2146682 Spring return brake t / a zinc
202STD533717 Bolt carr sh 3/8-16 x 1-3/4 gr.5
21106933X Knob
212145212 Hex nut
22130804 Rod , brake
24STD541237 Nut hex jam 3/8-16 unc
25106888X Spring rod
26STD551037 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 ga
27STD561210 Pin cotter 1/8 x 3/4 cad
28175765 Rod . brake
2971673 Plunger cap
3123666X Pulley
30130807 Bracket mtg transaxle
32STD523107 Bolt hex hd 5/16-18 unc x 3/4
34175578 Shaft assembly, foot pedal nibbed
35120183X Bearing
36STD551062 Washer 21/32 x 1 x 16 ga
37STD571810 Pin roll 3/16 x 1"
38179114 Pulley idler
39STD523730 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 3
41099 Ring retainer #5100-62
40175461 Spacer split 395 x 59 bzp
41175556 Keeper belt
4219131312 Washer
47139245 Pulley idler
48154407 Cl bellcrank
49123205X Retainer
5121520X Strap, pnt torque 30 degree blk
50STD523715 Bolt hex hd 3/8-16 unc x 1-1/2
51STD541437 Nut crownlock 3/8-16 unc
52STD541431 Nut crown lock 5/16-18
53105710X Link
55105709X Spring
5617000616 Screw 3/8-16 x 1.0
57138255 V-belt gd drive
59169691 Keeper . belt
617060512 Screw thdrol. 5/16-18 x 3/4 tytt
6117000612 Screw 3/8-16 x 3/4
628883R Pedal cover
63175410 Pulley eng cl mech 38 deg
64173937 Bolt hex 7/16-20 x 4 gr 5
65STD551143 Washer lock hvy hlcl spr 7/16
66154778 Keeper - belt
70134683 Keeper
74109502X Spacer
75121749X Washer
76STD581075 E-ring #5133-75
77123583X Square key
78121748X Washer
79STD580025 Key woodruff
8165866 Rod shift fender adjust stlt
80131488 Shift lever
81165594 Cross shaft
82165711 Shift spring
8319171216 Washer
84166229 Link . trans
85150360 Nut
89158391X428 Shift console
90124346X Nut
05479J Plug
0179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0179365 Owner manual
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
0184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
0184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
1400302 Steering wheel
10175121 Link drag extended
11STD551137 Washer, lock
13136518 Spacer
15145212 Hex nut
17407600 Shaft assembly steering
2195673 Front axle assembly
26126847X Bushing
2819131416 Washer
2917000612 Screw 3/8-16 x 3/4
3169840 Left Spindle assembly left hand
30STD561210 Pin
32192757 Rod, tie
36155106 Bushing, steering
37152927 Screw, tt no. 10-32 x 5 x 3/8 flange
38139769 Insert, cap steering wheel, standard, black
3919133812 Washer, 25/32 x 1-1/4 x 16 guage
4169839 Spindle assembly right hand
40STD541537 Nut lock center 3/8-24 unf
41186737 Adaptor, steering wheel
42145054X428 Steering boot
43121749X Washer
44153721 Extension steering non-adjust
46121232X Cap
476855M Zerk grease fitting
56266H Thrust bearing use 1 or 2 as required
51STD541431 Nut lock hx w/ins 5/16-18 unc
54STD523112 Bolt fin hex 5/16-18 unc x 1-1/4
6121748X Washer
63STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc. x 1 gr. 5
65160367 Spacer bracket
6772110618 Bolt rdhd sq 3/8-16 2-1/4
68169827 Axle brace
719272016 Washer
71175146 Steering
812000029 Ring
82199978 Bracket susp chassis front
85133835 Fastener
88175118 Bolt . shoulder
93366R Bearing
91175553 Steering clip
0179365 Owner manual
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
0184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
0184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
05479J Plug
0179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
1170545 Control, throttle paddle
13272293 Gasket 1 313 id tin plated
14148456 Plug drain oil easy drain
16STD551237 Washer lock ext tooth 3/8
217720408 Screw hex thd cut 1/4-20 x 5/8 t
23169837 Shield thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/2 tytt
29137180 Kit spark arrester (flat screen)
3N/P Engine (see breakdown) briggs model 310707-0137-e1
31109202X Fuel tank
32140527 Cap assembly fuel w/sym vented
33123487X Clamp hose
37137040 Fuel line
38181654 Plug oil drain
4137352 Muffler
40532124028 Bushing snap nyl blk fuel line
4417670412 Screw, hex washer head, thread, roll. 1/4-20 x 3/4
4517000612 Screw
4619091416 Washer
62STD551131 Washer lock hvy hlcl spr 5/16
72192334 Screw
7817060620 Screw
81STD541425 Nut keps hex 1/4-20 unc
05479J Plug
0179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0179365 Owner manual
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
0184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
0184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
1159460 Wire assembly inner/spring with plunger lt
11151141 Link assembly lift l.h.
12151140 Link assembly lift r.h.
13STD624008 Retainer spring
15173288 Link front susp.
16STD541250 Nut jam hex 1/2-13 unc
17175689 Front Trunnion
1873680800 Nut lockw/wsh 1/2-13 unc
19139868 Arm suspension
2159471 Assembly line shaft
20163552 Clip, hairpin (standard hardware-purchase locally)
3105767X Pin
31169865 Bearing . pivot
3273540600 Crownlock nut
4STD581062 E ring #5133-62
519211621 Washer
6120183X Bearing
7125631X Grip
8125925X Button plunger read
05479J Plug
0179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0179365 Owner manual
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
0184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
0184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
1401042 Seat 3350 blk/blk craftsman
10195530 Pan pnt seat (blk)
11166369 Adjustment knob . seat
12121246X Bracket
13121248X Bushing
1472050412 Bolt, rdhd sht nk 1/4 - 20 x 1 - 1/2
15134300 Spacer
16121250X Spring
1773680400 Nut lock 1/4 lge flg gr 5 zinc
2140551 Bracket pivot
21171852 Bolt
22STD541431 Nut hex lock w/ins 5/16-18
2419171912 Washer
25127018X Bolt
371110616 Fin . hex bolt
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
817000616 Head bolt
919131612 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 14 ga.
05479J Plug
0179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0179365 Owner manual
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
0184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
0184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
1156368 Decal, fender stlt oper inst english/spanish
10156439 Decal, danger fender english/spanish
12146046 Decal, v-belt, drive, schematic
13177259 Lower Decal, dash, panel
14160396 Decal v-belt schematic 42" eng
2174210 Decal, replcmnt
20149516 Decal battery danger/poison english assembly
3171696 Decal hood rh craftsman
4171697 Decal hood lh craftsman
5176677 Decal, hp engine
6133644 Decal maintance customer sears domestic
7177253 Decal hood side l71000 lt
8172331 Decal mower srs heavy duty 12 ga
9163204 Decal, fender craftsman
05479J Plug
0179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
0179365 Owner manual
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
0184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
0184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
159192 Valve cap
107152J Tube
11104757X428 Hub . axle cap
265139 Valve stem
3122073X Tire f ts 15 x 6 0 - 6 service
459904 Tube
5106732X624 Rim assembly 6" front white service
6278H Fitting
79040H Flange bearing
8106108X624 Rim assembly 8" rear white service
9122074X Tire r ts 18x9 5-8 service
1176027 Mower deck assembly, 42"
10140296 Washer
1015479J Plug
101179366 Manual, owner's (spanish)
101179365 Owner manual
101169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
101184310X428 Pad, footrest lh stlt
101184311X428 Pad, footrest rh stlt
101100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
101138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
101130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
101198383 Mulch plate
10271081010 Screw
10319061216 Washer
104STD551110 Washer, lock
105160793 Assembly b latch
1062029J Nut weld .327/.304 no. 10-24
11134149 Blade
12919131312 Washer
13137646 Shaft assembly, mandrel, vented
130STD523710 Bolt, fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr. 5
131STD533710 Bolt, rdhd sqnk 3/8-16 unc x 1
14128774 Housing
142165890 Arm spring b
143157109 Idler bracket
144158634 Keeper belt
145173437 Pulley idler flat
146171977 Carriage bolt
147131335 Spring
148169022 Spring idler
149165898 Retainer spring yellow zinc
15110485X Bearing
150STD551025 Washer 9/32 x 3/4 x 16 ga.
151169670 Clutch bracket
152175067 Cable clutch 42 in
153169674 Flat washer
154169675 Spring retainer
155169671 Spring retention lvr clutch cable
156169672 Spacer
157169669 Clutch rod
15817720408 Screw hex thd cut 1/4-20 x 5/8
159STD533717 Bolt tdhd sgn 3/8-16 unc x 1-3/4
16174493 Stripper
18STD533106 Bolt, carriage 5/16-18 x 5/8
19132827 Bolt shoulder
2STD533107 Bolt
20159770 Vortex baffle
21STD541431 Nut crownlock 5/16-18 unc
22177563 Stiffener bracket
23177563 Bracket, deflector
24105304X Cap
25123713X Spring
26110452X Push nut
27130968 Shield, deflector
2819111016 Washer
29131491 Rod , hinge
3138017 Bracket
30173984 Screw thdrol washer head
31187690 Washer, spacer
32173436 Pulley, mandrel
33400234 Nut, toplock, flanged
34STD533717 Bolt
36173438 Pulley, idler, flat
37STD551037 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 ga.
4165460 Sway bracket
40STD541437 Nut crownlock 3/8-16 unc
44140088 Guard
45STD624003 Retainer
46137729 Screw
48133944 Washer
49174284 Cam roller
5STD624008 Retainer spring
50131340 Bolt
51STD541410 Locknut
52139888 Bolt
53184907 Arm assembly, pad, brake
54178515 Washer, hardened
55155046 Arm idler 42" mower lt/yt
56165723 Spacer . retainer
59141043 Guard
6130832 Arm, suspension, rear
67149846 Knob, deluxe 1/2-13
68144959 Belt
8850857 Bolt blade
9STD551137 Washer, lock
92STD541437 Nut