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Owner's Manual rRAFTSMAN 20.0 HP ELECTRIC START 46 " MOWER " 6 SPEED TRANSAXLE LAWN TRACTOR Model No . 917.272130 • Safety • Assembly • Operation • Maintenance • Repair Parts CAUTION : For answers to your quest ons about this product , Call : Read and follow all 1 - 800 - 659 - 5917 Safety Rules and Instructions Sears Craftsman Help Line before operating this equip - 5 am - 5 pm , Mon - Sat ment . Sears , Roebuck and Co . , Hoffman Estates ; IL 60179 Visit our Craftsman website : www , sears , com / craftsman
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Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Safety Rules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Service and Adjustments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Product Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 Assembly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Repair Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34 Maintenance Schedule . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Parts Ordering . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Back Cover LIMITED TWO YEAR WARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN RIDING EQUIPMENT For two ( 2 ) years from the date of purchase , if this Craftsman Riding Equipment is main - tained , lubricated and tuned up according to the instructions in the owner's manual , Sears wilt repair or replace , free of charge , any parts found to be defective in material or workmanship . This Warranty does not cover : • Expendable items which become worn during normal use , such as blades , spark plugs , air cleaners , belts , etc . • Tire replacement or repai [ caused by punctures from outside objects , such as nails , thorns , stumps , or glass . • Repairs necessary because of operator abuse , negligence , improper storage or acci - dent or the failure to maintain the equipment according to the instructions contained in the owner's manual . • Riding equipment used for ] commercial or rental purpose _ . LIMITED 90 DAY WARRANTY ON BATTERY For ninety ( 90 ) days from date of purchase , if any battery included with this riding equip - ment proves defective in maLerial or workmanship and our testing determines the bat - tery will not hold a charge , Sears will replace the battery at no charge . In - home warranty service on your Craftsman riding equipment is available at no charge for 30 days from the date of purchase . Please contact your nearest service center . After 30 days from the date of purchase , warranty . service is available by taking your Craftsman riding equip - ment to your nearest SearsService Center . ( In - home warranty service will still be avail - able after 30 days from the date of purchase but a standard trip charge will apply ) . This warranty applies only while this product is in the United States . This Warranty gives you specific legal rights , and you may also have other rights which may vary from state to state . Sears , Roebuck and Co . , D / 817 WA , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179 GENERAL OPERATION • Never carry passengers . • Do not mow in reverse unless absolute - • Read , understand , and follow all instruc - tions in the manual and on the machine ly necessary . Always look down and behind before and while backing . before starting . * • Be aware of the mower discharge direc - • Only allow responsible adults , who are tion and do not point it at anyone . Do familiar with the instructions , to operate the machine . not operate the mower without either the entire grass catcher or the guard in • Clear the area of objects such as rocks , place . toys , wire , etc . , which could be picked • Slow down before turning . up and thrown by the blade . • Never leave a running machine unat - • Be sure the area is clear of other people tended . Always turn off blades , set park - before mowing . Stop machine if anyone enters the area . ing brake , stop engine , and remove keys before dismounting . 2
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• Do not try to stabilize the machine by • Turn off blades when not mowing . putting your foot on the ground . • Stop engine before removing grass • Do not use grass catcher on steep catcher or unclogging chute . slopes . • Mow only in daylight or good artificial light . CHILDREN • Do not operate the machine while under Tragic accidents can occur if the operator the influence of alcohol or drugs . is not alert to the presence of children . • Watch for traffic when operating near or Children are often attracted to the crossing roadways . machine and the mowing activity . Never assume that children , will remain where • Use extra care when loading or unload - " you last saw them . ing the machine into a trailer or truck . • Keep children out of he mowing area SLOPE OPERATION and under the watch'ul care of another Slopes are a major factor related to loss - responsible a _ dult . of - control and tipover accidents , which • Be alert and turn machine off if children can result in severe injury or death . All enter the area . slopes require extra caution . If you cannot • Before and when backing , look behind back up the slope or if you feet uneasy on and down for small children . it , do not mow it . • Never carry children . They may fall off DO : and be seriously injured or interfere with • Mow up and down slopes , not across . safe machine , operation . • Remove obstacles such as rocks , tree • Never allow children to operate the limbs , etc . machine . • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . Uneven • Use extra care when approaching blind terrain could overturn the machine . Tall corners , shrubs , trees , or other objects grass can hide obstacles . that may obscure vision . • Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so SERVICE that you will not have to stop or shift • Use extra ca _ ' e in handling gasoline and while on the slope . other fuels . They are flammable and • Follow the manufacturer's recommen - vapors are explosive . dations for wheel weights or counter - Use only . an approved container . weights to improve stability . Never remove gas cap or add fuel • Use extra care with grass catchers or with the'engine running . Allow en - other attachments . These can change gine to cool before refueling . Do not the stability of the machine . smoke . • Keep all movement on the slopes slow Never refuel the machine indoors . and gradual . Do not make sudden Never store the machine or fuel changes in speed or direction . container inside where there is an • Avoid starting or stopping on a slope . If open flame , such as a water heater . tires lose traction , disengage the blades • Never run a machine inside a closed and proceed slowly straight down the area . slope . • Keep nuts and bolts , especially blade DO NOT : attachment bolts , tight and keep equip - • Do notturn on slopes unless necessary , ment in good Condition . and then , turn slowly and gradually • Never tamper with safety devices . downhill , if possible . Check their proper operation regularly . • Do not mow near drop - offs , ditches , or • Keep machine free of grass , leaves , or embankments . The mower could sud - other debris build - up . Clean oil or fuel denly turn over if a wheel is over the spillage . Allow machine to cool before edge of a cliff or ditch , or if an edge storing . caves in . • Stop and inspect the equipment if you • Do not mow on wet grass . Reduced strike an object . Repair , if necessary , traction could cause sliding . before restarting . 3
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• Nevermake adjustments Or repairs with • Mower blades are sharp and can cut . the engine running . Wrap the blade ( s ) or wear gloves , and • Grass catcher components are subject use extra caution when servicing them . to wear , damage , and deterioration , • Check brake operation frequently . which could expose moving parts or Adjust and service as required . • Be allow objects to be thrown . Frequently sure the area is clear of other people check components and replace with before mowing . Stop machine if anyone enters the area . manufacturer's recommended parts , when necessary . " • Never carry passengers • • Do not mow in reverse unless absolute - • Remove obstacles such as rocks , tree ly necessary . Always Iookdown and limbs , etc . behind before an I while . backing . • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . Uneven • Never carry children . They . may fall off terrain could overturn the machine . Taft and be seriously injured or interfere with grass can hide obstacles . safe machine operation . , . • Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so • Keep children out of the mowing area that you will not have to stop or shift and under the wa chful care of another while on the slope . responsible adult . ' • Avoid starting or stopping on a slope . If • Be alert and turn machine off if children tires lose traction , disengage the blades enter the area . and proceed slowly straight down the • Before and when backing , look behind slope . and down for small childi'en . • Do notturn on slopes unless necessary , • Mow up and down slopes ( 15 ° Max ) , not and then , turn slowly and gradually across . downhill , if possible . _ Look for this symbol to point out impor - _ WARNING : The engine exhaust from tant safety precautions . It means CAU - this product contains chemicals known to TION ! ! ! BECOME AWARE ! ! ! YOUR SAFE - the State of California to cause cancer , TY IS INVOLVED . birth defects , or other reproductive harm . _ , CAUTION : In order to prevent acciden - tal starting when setting up , ; transporting , adjusting or making repairs always discon - nect spark plug wire and place wire where it cannot contact spark pluq . 4
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PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS MAINTENANCE AGREEMENT GASOLINE 3.5 GALLONS A Sears Maintenance Agreement is avail - CAPACITY UNLEADED able on this product . Contact your nearest Sears store for details . AND TYPE : REGULAR CUSTOMERRESPONSIBILITIES OIL TYPE SAE 30 • Read and observe the safety rules . ( API - SF / SG / SH ) : ( above 32 ° F ) SAE 5W - 30 • Follow a regular schedule in maintain - ing , caring for and using your tractor . ( below 32 ° F ) • Follow the instructions under = Mainte - OIL CAPACITY : W / FILTER _ 3.5 PINTS nance " and " Storage " sections of this W / O RLTER : 3.0 PINTS owner's manual . SPARK PLUG : Champion RC12YC " _ WARNING ; This tractor is equipped ( GAP : . 030 " ) with an internal combustion engine and should not be used on or near any unim - VALVE INTAKE : . 004 " - . 006 " proved forest - covered , brush - covered or CLEARANCE : EXHAUST : . 004 " - . 006 " grass - covered : land unless the engine's GROUND SPEED FORWARD : exhaust system is equipped with a spark ( MPH ) : 1ST 1.2 arrester meeting applicable local or state 2ND 1.5 laws ( if any ) . If a spark arrester is used , it 3RD 2.4 should be maintained in effective working 4TM 3.5 order by the operator . 5 TM 4.8 In the state of California the above is 6TM 5.4 required by law ( Section 4442 of the REVERSE : 1.5 California Public Resources Code ) . Other states may have similar laws . Federal TIRE PRESSURE : FRONT : 14 PSI laws apply on federal lands . A spark REAR : 10 PSI arrester for the muffler is available through CHARGING your nearest Sears Authorized Service SYSTEM : 16 AMPS @ 3600 RPM Center ( See REPAIR PARTS section of this manual ) . : BATTERY : AMP / HR : 30 MIN . CCA : 240 CASE SIZE : U1R BLADE BOLT 27 - 35 FT . LBS . TORQUE : CONGRATULATIONS on your purchase of a Craftsman Tractor . It has been designed , engineered and manufactured to give you the best possible dependability and performance . Should you experience any problem you cannot easily remedy , please contact your nearest Sears Authorizod Service Center . We have competent , well - trained techni - cians and the proper tools to service or repair this tractor . Please read and retain this manual . The instructions will enable you to assemble and maintain your tractor prepedy . Always observe the = SAFETY RULES " . 5
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, Parts Bag contents shown full size ( 1 ) Knob ( 1 ) Shoulder Bolt 5 / 16 - 18 ( 1 ) Washer 17 / 32 x 1 - 3 / 16 x 12 Gauge ( 2 ) Washers 3 / 16 x 3 / 4 x 16 Gauge _ # 10 x 5 / 8 ( 2 ) Lock ( 2 ) # Weld Nuts 10 @ Washers # 10 ( 3 ) Retainer Spnngs ( double loop ) ( 4 ) Retainer Springs ( singleloop ) 6
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Partspacked separately in carton Mulcher Plate Seat Video Cassette Steering Wheel Manual Parts Bag © ( 2 ) Shoulder ( 2 ) Washers 3 / 8x 7 / 8 x 14 Gauge Bolts ( 2 ) Gauge Wheels ( 2 ) Center lock Nuts i Parts Bag contents not shown full size ( 2 ) Front Unk Assemblies _ _ _ ( I I I { 2 ) < _ Ke _ _ l = 2 ) Latch Hook Assemblies 0 SteeringSleeve Steering Wheel SteeringSleeve Insert E _ ension Slope Sheet 7
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Your newtractor 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 pads and hardware yo u 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 IMPORTANT : Check for and remove any staples in skid that may puncture tires ASSEMBLY where tractor is to roll off skid . A socket wrench set will make assembly easier . Standard wrench sizes you need are listed below . " , - _ - . _ _ _ . . - Wheel Insert ( 1 ) 3 / 4 " wrench ( 1 ) 3 / 4 " Socket w / E [ E - - ) ( 2 ) 1 / 2 " wrench : drive rachet ( 1 ) Pliers ( 1 ) Phillips Screw - i _ Large Flat ( 1 ) Utility knife driver Washer ( 1 ) Tire pressure gauge When right or left hand is mentioned in this manual , it means , from your point of Steering view , when you are in the operating posi - Steering / Wheel tion ( seated behind the steering wheel ) . Wheel _ . _ Adapter FROM TO REMOVE TRACTOR CARTON - _ - " _ , _ L _ Steering Tabs _ o i Sleeve UNPACK CARTON • I Extension • Remove all accessible loose parts and Steerin parts boxes from shipping carton ( See Shaft _ page 6 ) . • Cut , from top to bottom , : a ong lines on all four corners of shipping carton and Steering lay panels flat . Sleeve • Remove mower and package materials . • Check for any additional • loose parts or boxes and remove . BEFORE ROLLING TRACTOR OFF SKID TO ROLL TRACTOR OFF SKID ATTACH STEERING WHEEL ( See Operation section for location • Remove Iocknut and large flat washer and function of controls ) from steering shaft . • Press lift lever plunger and raise attach - • Position front wheels oflthe tractor so ment lift lever to its highest position . they are pointing straight forward . • Release parking brake by depressing • Slide the steering sleeve over the steer - clutch / brake pedal . ing shaft . • Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) posi - • Align tabs and press steering sleeve tion . extension into bottom of steering wheel . • Roll tractor forward off skid . • Position steering wheel so cross bars are hodzontal ( left to dght ) and slide onto adapter . • Secure steering wheel to steedng shaft with Iocknut and large flat washer previ - ously removed . Tighten securely . • Snap steering wheel insert into center of steedng wheel . • Remove protective materials from trac - tor hood and grill . 8
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HOW TO SET UP YOUR TRACTOR CHECK TIRE PRESSURE CHECKBATTERY The tires on your tractor were ovednflated at the factory for shipping purposes . • Lift hood to raised position . Correct tire pressure is importantfor best • If this battery is put into service after cutting performance . month and year indicated on label ( label • Reduce tire pressure to PSI shown in located between terminals ) charge bat - = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " on tery for minimum of one hour at 6 - 10 page 5 of this manual . amps . ( See " BA'I - IERY " in Maintenance CHECK BRAKE SYSTEM section of this manual for charging instructions ) . After you learn how to operate your trac - tor , check to see that the brake is properl _ adjusted . See " TO ADJUST BRAKE " in . . o * . - = . . , o . . the Service and Adiustments section of d this manual . - . . : : / L _ uel , ^ k INSTALL MOWER AND DRIVE BELT % 2 ' Be sure tractor is on level surface and . o I " " i mower suspension arms are raised with attachment liftcontrel , Engage parking brake . • Cut and remove ties securing anti - swa _ bar and belts . Swing anti - sway bar to left side of mower deck . • Slide mower under tractor with dis - INSTALL SEAT charge g'uard to right side of tractor . Adjust seat before tightening adjustment IMPORTANT : Check belt for proper rout - knob . ing in all mower pulley grooves . Install • Remove cardboard packing on seat belt into electric clutch pulley groove . pan . • install one front link in top hole of the • Place seat on seat pan and assemble right hand front mower bracket and righ shoulder bolt . Tighten shoulder bolt hand front suspension bracket . Retain securely . with two single loop retainer springs as shown . • Assemble adjustment knob and flat • Install second front link in left hand fronl washer loosely . Do not tighten . • Lower seat into operating position and suspension t ) racket only and retain with sit on seat . single loop , retainer spdng as shown . • Slide seat until a comfortable position is • Turn height adjustment knob : counter - reached which allows you to press clockwise until it stops , clutch / brake pedal all the way down . • Lower mower linkage with attachment lift control . • Get oft seat without moving its adjusted position . • Place the left , hand suspension arm on • Raise seat and tighten adjustment knob outward po ! nting deck pin . If necessar _ rock and ranse front of mower to align securely . deck pin with the hole in suspension Seat arm . Reta'tn wLth double loop retainer Sea Pan spring with loops down as shown . • Slide left side of mower back and install Shoulder the unattached front link in top hole of Bolt the left hand front mower bracket . Retain with single loop retainer spring as shown . • Place the right hand suspension arm on outward pointing deck pin , If necessary rock and raise front of mower to align Fiat Washer deck pin with the hole in suspension Adjustment Knob arm . Retain with double loop retainer spring with loops down as shown . 9
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CHECK MOWER LEVELNESS • Connect anti - sway bar to chassis bracket under left footrest and retain For best cutting results , mower should be with double loop retainer spring . properly leveled . See " TO LEVEL • Turn height adjustment knob clockwise MOWER HOUSING " in the Service and to remove slack from mower suspen - Adjustments section of this manual . sion . CHECK FOR PROPER POSITION OF • Raise mower to highest position . ALL BELTS • Assemble gauge wheels ( See " TO ADJUST GAUGE WHEELS in the See the figures that are shown for replac - Operation section of this manual ) . ing motion , mower drive , and mower blade drive belts in the Service and Adjustments section of this manual . Verify that the belts are routed correctly . Front Suspension Double Loop Arms Brackets Chassis Retainer Spring Bracket ( Outward pointing Front Mower Shoulder deck pins ) Bolt Gauge _ Wheel Single Loop Retainer Springs 3 / 8 3 / 8 - 16 _ ' _ ' Discharge Guard Center Locknut Double Loop Retainer Spring Use Pliers For Retainer Springs Anti - Sway Bar Idler Pulley INSTALL MULCHER PLATE Weld Nut Hook Points • Install two latch hooks to : mulcher plate from the To using screw , washer , lock washer , and Lock weld nut as shown . . Washer Latch NOTE : Pre - assemble weld : nut to latch Weld Hook hook by inserting weld nut from the top Nut Nut with hook pointing down . Tighten hard - ware securely . , Latch • Raise and hold deflector shield in up - Lock Washer right position . Washer • Place front of mulcher plate over front of mower deck opening and slide into place , as shown . Mulcher ' t - - - - - Screw • Hook front latch into hole ; on front of Plate mower deck . • Hook rear latch into hole on back of mower deck . 10
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v " CRECKLIST Please review the following checklist : , # All assembly instructions have been completed . , / No remaining loose parts in carton . , / Battery is properly prepared and charged . ( Minimum 1 hour at 6 amps ) . 4 " Seat is adjusted comfortably and tight - ened securely . • / " All tires are properly inflated . ( For ship - ping purposes , the tires were overinflat - A _ . CAUTION : Do not remove discharge ed at the factory ) . guard from mower . Raise and hold guard " , ! Be sure mower deck is properly leveled when attaching mulcher plate and allow it side - to - side / front - t , _ - ' ear for best cutting to rest on plate while in operation . results . ( Tires munt ) e properly inflated for leveling ) . : TO CONVERT TO BAGGING OR , , / Check mower and drive belts . Be sure DISCHARGING they are routed properly around pulleys Simply remove mulcher plate and store in and inside all belt keepers . a safe place . Your mower is now ready for / Check wiring . See that all connections discharging or installation of optional are still secure and wires are properly grass catcher accessory . clamped . NOTE : It is not necessary to change While learning how to use your tractor , blades . The mulcher blades are designed pay extra attention to the following impor - for discharging and bagging also . tant items : , I Engine oil is at proper level . , / Fue _ tank is [ illed with fresh , clean , regu . lar unleaded gasoline . / Become familiar with all controls - their location and , function . Operate them before you start the engine . / Be sure brake system is in safe operat - ing condition . 11
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These symbols may appear on your tractor or in literature supplied with the product . Learn and Understand their meaning . • REVERSE FORWARD FAST SLOW BATTERY CAUTION OR WARNING LIGHTS ON OVER TEMP _ 1 _ ENGINE ON ENGINE OFF OIL PRESSURE LIGHT t PARKING BRAKE UNLOCKED MOWER LIFT FUEL CHOKE ' MOWER HEIGHT LOCKED N H L R ATTACHMENT REVERSE NEUTRAL HIGH LOW PARKING BRAKE CLUTCH ENGAGED ( _ ) _ KEEP AREA CLEAR SLOPE HAZARDS ATTACHMENT ( SEE SAFETY RULES SECTION ) IGNITION CLUTCH DISENGAGED FREE WHEEL J DANGER , KEEP HANDS AND FEET AWAY ( Automatic Models only ) 12
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KNOW YOUR TRACTOR READ THIS OWNER'S MANUAL AND SAFETY RULES BEFORE OPERATING YOUR TRACTOR Compare the illustrations with your tractor to familiarize yourself with the locations of various controls and adjustments . Save this manual for future reference . Ignition Position Switch Ammeter Clutch Switch Throttle Lever Control Plunger Clutch / Brake Lift Lever Choke Control = gBrake Height Adjustment Knob Gear Shift Lever Our tractors conform to the safety standards of the American National Standards Institute . ATTACHMENT CLUTCH SWITCH : Used GEAR SHIFT LEVER : Selects the speed to engage the mower blades , or other at - and direction of the tractor . tachments mounted to your tractor . ATTACHMENT LIFT LEVER : Used to LIGHT SWITCH : Turns the headlights on raise and lower the mower deck or other and off . attachments mounted to your tractor . THROTTLE CONTROL : Used to control LIFT LEVER PLUNGER : Used to release engine speed . attachment lift lever whgn changing its CLUTCH / BRAKE PEDAL : Used for position . declutching and braking the tractor and IGNITION SWITCH : Used for starting and starting the engine . stopping the engine . HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT KNOB : Used to AMMETER : Indicates battery charging ( ÷ ) adjust the mower cutting height . or discharging ( - ) . CHOKE CONTROL : Used to control PARKING BRAKE : Locks clutch / brake engine speed . into the brake position . 13
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Jil ! Theoperationof anytractorcan resultinforeignobjectsthrownintothe I [ = , - £ - , , ] eyes , which can result in severe eye damage . A _ ays wear safety glasses IW or eye shields while operating your tractor or penorming any adjustments or | repairs . We recommend a wide vision sarety mask over spectacles , or stan - J dard safety glasses . HOW TO USE YOUR TRACTOR IMPORTANT : Leaving the ignition switch in any position other than " OFF " will cause Your tractor is equipped with an operator the battery to be discharged ( dead ) . presence sensing switch . When engine is NOTE : Under certain conditions when running , any attempt by the operator to leave the seat without firstsetting the tractor is standing idle with the engine run - parking brake will shut off theengine . ning , hot engine exhaust gases mayinate cause " browning " of grass . To elim TO SET PARKING BRAKE this possibility , always stop engine when • Depress clutch / brake pedal into full stopping tractor on grass areas . " BRAKE " position and hold . _ , CAUTION : Always stop tractor com - • Place parking brake lever in " EN - GAGED " position and release pressure pletely , as described above , before leaving from clutch / brake pedal : Pedal Chould the operator's position ; to empty grass remain in " BRAKE " position . Make sure catcher , etc . parking brake will hold tractor secure . THRO'n'LE CONTROL Thro Push - In to Always operate engine at full throttle . tUe . . . . . Attachment Clutch • Operating engine at less than full throt - Control - . . _ ngag _ . _ itch PullOut To tle reduces the battery charging rate . • Full throttle offers the best bagging and mower performance . TO USE CHOKE CONTROL Use choke'control whenever you are start - ing a cold engine . Do not use to start a warm engine . • To engage choke control , pull knob out . Slowly push knob in to disengage . TO MOVE FORWARD AND BACKWARD The direction and speed of movement is _ . _ _ ngaged " Position controlled by the gearshift lever . Clutc _ _ rn ' € = nf " D _ sengaged " • Start tractor with clutch / brake pedal Adjustmem Position depressed and gearshift lever in neutral Position Knob . ( N ) position . STOPPING • Move gearshift lever to desired posi - MOWER BLADES tion . • To stop mower blades , move attach - • Slowly release clutch / brake pedal to ment clutch switch to " DISENGAGED " start movement . position . IMPORTANT : Bring tractor to a complete GROUND DRIVE stop before shifting or changing gears . Failure to do so will shorten the useful life • To stop ground drive , depress of your transaxle . clutch / brake pedal into fu ! l " BRAKE " po - TO ADJUST MOWER CUTrlNG HEIGHT sition . The cutting height is controlled by turning • Move gearshift lever to neutral ( N ) posi - the height adjustment knob in desired tion . direction . ENGINE o • Turn knob clockwise ( G ) to raise cutting height . • Move throttle control to slow position . • Turn knob counterclockwise ( , 3 ) to NOTE : Failure to move throttle control to lower cutting height . slow position and allowing engine to idle The cutting height range is approximately before stopping may cause engine to 1 - 1 / 2 " to 4 " . The heights are measured " backfire " . from the ground to the blade tip with the • Turn ignition key to " OFF " position and engine not running . These heights are ap - remove key . Always remove key when proximate and may vary depending upons soil conditions , height of grass and type leaving tractor to prevent unauthorized use . of grass being mowed . • Never use choke to stop engine . 14
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• The average lawn should be cut to _ CAUTION : Do not operate the mower approximately 2 - 1 / 2 inches during the without either the entire grass catcher , on cool season and to over 3 inches during mowers so equipped , or the discharge hot months . For healthier and better guard in place . looking lawns , mow often and after Attachment Clutch Attachment Lift Lever moderate growth . Switch Pull Out To High Position • For best cutting performance , grass " Engage " Low over 6 inches in height should be mowed twice . Make the first cut rela - _ Position tively high ; the second to desired height . TO ADJUST GAUGE WHEELS Discharge Guard Gauge wheels are properly adjusted Push In To when they are slightly off the ground when " Disengage " mower is at the desired cutting height in operating position . Gauge wheels then keep the deck in proper position to " help prevent scalping in most terrain condi - tions . TO OPERATE ON HILLS • Adjust gauge wheels with tractor on a flat level surface . , _ CAUTION : Do not drive up or down • Adjust mower to desired cutting height hills with slopes greater than 15 ° and do ( See " TO ADJUST MOWER CUTTING not drive across any slope . Use the slope HEIGHT " in the Operation section of guide provided at the back of this manual . this manual ) . • Choose the slowest speed before start - • With mower in desired height of cut po - ing up or dowh hills . sition , gauge wheels should be assem - • Avoid stopping or changing speed on bled so they are slightly off the ground . hills . Install gauge wheel in appropriate hole • If slowing is necessary , move throttle with shoulder bolt , 3 / 8 washer , and 3 / 8 - control lever • to slower position . 16 Iocknut and tighten securely . • If stopping is absolutely necessary , pusl • Repeat for opposite side installing clutch / brakepedal quickly to brake posi . gauge wheel in same adjustment hole . tion and engage parking brake . • Move gearshift lever : to 1st gear . Be sure you have allowed room for tract . or Gaug _ to roll slightly : as you restart movement . • To restart movement , slowly release Bracket parking brake and clutch / brake pedal . • Make all turns slowly . 3 / 8 - 16 TO TRANSPORT Locknut Shoulder Bolt • Raise attachment lift to highest position 3 / 8 Washer Gauge Wheel with attachment lift control . • When pushing or towing your tractor , be TO OPERATE MOWER sure gearshift lever is in neutral ( N ) Your tractor is equipped with an operator position . presence sensing switcl _ , Any attempt by • Do not push or tow tractor at more than the operator to leave the seat with the five ( 5 ) MPH . engine running and the attachment clutch NOTE : To protect hood from damage engaged will shut off the engine . when transporting your tractor on a truck • Select desired height of cut . or a trailer , be sure hood is closed and • Lower mower with attachment lift con - secured to tractor . Use an appropriate trol . means of tying hood to tractor ( rope , cord , • Start mower blades by engaging attach - etc . ) . ment clutch control . • TO STOP MOWER BLADES - disen - gage attachment clutch control . 15
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TOWING CARTS AND OTHER , ACAUTION " Fill to bottom of gas tank ATTACHMENTS filler neck . Do not overfill . Wipe off any Tow only the attachments that are recom - spilled oil or fuel . Do not store , spill or use mended ] by and comply with . specifications gasoline near an open flame . of the manufacturer of your tractor . Use TO START ENGINE common sense when towing , Too heavy of When starting the engine for the first time a load , while on a slope , is dangerous . or if the engine has run out of fuel , it will Tires can lose traction with the ground and take extra cranking time to move fuel from cause you to lose control of your tractor . the tank to the engine . BEFORE STARTING THE ENGINE • Sit on seat in operating position , depress clutch / brake pedal and set CHECK ENGINE OIL LEVEL , parking brake . • The engine in your tractor has been • Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) posi - shipped , from the factory , already filled tion . with summer weight oil . • Move attachment clutch to " DISEN - • Check engine oil with tractor on level ground . GAGED " position . • Unthread and remove oil fill cap / _ ip - • Move throttle control to choke position . stick ; wipe oil off . Reinsert the dipstick NOTE : Before starting , read the warm into the tube and rest oil fill cap on the and cold starting procedures below . tube . Do not thread the cap onto the tube . Remove and read oil level . If nec - • Insert key into ignition and turn key clockwise to " START " position and essary , add oil until " FULL " mark on release key as soon as engine starts . dipstick is reached . Do not overfill . Do not run starter continuously for more • For cold weather operation you should than fifteen seconds per minute . If the change oil for easier staqing ( See " OIL engine does not start after several VISCOSITY CHART " in 1be attempts , move throttle control to fast Maintenance section of this manual ) . position , wait a few minutes and try • To change engine oil , see the Customer again . If engine still does not start , Responsibilities section iq this manual . move the throttle control back to the ADD GASOLINE choke position and retry . • Fill fuel tank . Use fresh , clean , regular WARM WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F unleaded gasoline with aminimum of 87 AND ABOVE ) octane . ( Use of leaded gasoline will increase carbon and lead oxide • When engine starts , move the throttle control to the fast position . deposits and reduce valve life ) . Do not • The attachments and ground drive can mix oil with gasoline . Purchase fuel in now be used . If the engine does not _ uantities that can be used within 30 accept the load , restart the engine and ays to assure fuel freshness . allow it to warm up for one minute using IMPORTANT : When operating in tempera - the choke as described above . tures below 32 ° F ( 0 ° C ) , use fresh , clean COLD WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° FAND winter grade gasoline to he ! p insure good cold weather starting . BELOW ) • When engine starts , allow engine to run , A , WARNING : Experience indicates that with the throttle control in the choke alcohol blended fuels ( called gasohol or position until the engine runs roughly . , using ethanol or methanol ) can attract then move throttle control to fast posi - moisture which leads to separation and tion . This may require an engine warm - formation of acids dudng storage . Acidic up period from several seconds to sev - gas can damage the fuel , system of an eral minutes , depending on the temper - ature . engine while in storage . To avoid engine • The attachments can also be used dur - problems , the fuel system should be emp - ing the engine warm - up period . tied before storage of 30 days or longer . Drain the gas tank , start the engine and let NOTE : A high altitude ( above 3000 feet ) it run until the fuel lines and carburetor are or in cold temperatures ( below 32 F ) the carburetor fuel mixture may need to be empty . Use fresh fuel next season . See adjusted for best engine performance . Storage Instructions for additional informa - See " TO ADJUST CARBURETOR " in the tion . Never use engine or carburetor Service and Adjustments section of this cleaner products in the fuel tank or perma - manual . nent damage may occur . 16
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MULCHING'MOWING TIPS MOWING TIPS • Tirechainscannotbeusedwhenthe IMPORTANT : For best performance , keel mowerhousingisattachedto tractor . mower housing free of built - up grass and • Mower should be properly leveled for trash . Clean after each use , best mowing performance . See " TO • The special mulching blade will recut LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in the the grass clippings many times and Service and Adjustments section of this reduce them in size so that as they fat | manual . onto the lawn they will disperse into the • The left hand side of mower should be grass and not be noticed . Also , the used for trimming . " mulched grass will biodegrade quickly • Drive so that clippings are discharged to provide nutrients for the lawn . Always onto the area that has been cut . Have , mulch with your highest engine ( blade ) the cut area to the right of the tractor . speed as this will provide the best recut This will result in a more even distribu - ting action of the blades . tion of clippings and more uniform cut - • Avoid cutting : your lawn when it is wet . ting . Wet grass tends to form clumps and • When mowing large areas , start by turn - interferes v _ ith the mulching action . The ing to the right so that clippings will dis - best time to mow your lawn is the eady charge away from shrubs , fences , drive - afternoon . At this time the grass has ways , etc . After one or two rounds , mow dried and the newly cut area will not be in the opposite direction making left exposed to the direct sun . hand turns until finished . • For best results , adjust the mower cut - • If grass is extremely tall , it should be ting height so that the mower cuts off mowed twice to reduce load and possi - only the top one - third of the grass ble fire hazard from dried clippings . blades . For extremely heavy mulching , Make first cut relatively high ; the second reduce your width of cut on each pass to the desired height . and mow slowly . • Do not mow grass when it is wet . Wet • Certain type s of grass and grass condi - grass will plug mower and leave unde - tions may require that an area be sirable clumps . Allow grass to dry mulched a second time to completely before mowing . hide the clipi _ ings . When doing a sec - • Always operate engine at full throttle ond cut , mow across or perpendicular t ( when mowing to assure better mowing the first cut path . performance and proper discharge of • Change your . Cutting I _ attem from week material . Regulate ground speed by se - to week . Mow north to south one week lecting a low enough gear to give the then change to east to west the next mower the best cutting performance as week . This Will help prevent matting ant well as the quality of cut desired . graining of the lawn . • When operating attachments , select a , - _ _ _ . _ ' r , ground speed that will suit the terrain M , tx , 3 and give best performance of the at - tachment being used . f 17
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CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITIES MAINTENANSCCE . ' = DU'E AS YOU COMPLETE FILLe . . ATES REGULAR SERVICE I _ SERVICE DATES Check Brake Operation _ Check Tire Pressure Check Operator Presence and T Interlock Systems V ' , v ' R Check for Loose Fasteners A Sharpen / Replace Mower Blades T LubriCation Chart 0 Check Battery Level = , i R Clean Battery and Terminals v ' Check Transaxle Cooling Adjust Blade Belt ( s ) Tension V * s Adjust Motion Drive Belt * , s ) Tension Ks Check Engine Oil Level I _ If Change Engine Oil 1 _ 1 _ 2 . _ E CleanAirFiger ' , _ : N ! Clean Air Screen . ' G Inspect Muffler / Spark Arrester ' " NI Replace Oil Filter ( If equipped ) _ . 2 E Clean Engine Cooling Firm _ ' _ = _ 2 Replace Spark Plug ' i Replace Air Filter paper Cartri ( _ ge Replace Fuel Filter _ V # 1 * C _ mote often when Operating und _ " _ heavy load o _ in high ambient tefnperatures . 5 - If equipped with edj , . mt able system . 2 - Service more often when opQral _ ng in dirty Or dusty conditions . 6 - Not required if equipped with rnalntermnce - fi _ battery . 7 - Tighten front axle pivot bolt to 35 It . - Ibs . ma x _ lm . 3 * If equipped wi6 _ oil fiRer , change oil every _ hours . Do not overtighten . 4 - Replace b4ades more often when mowif _ In sandy soil LUBRICATION CHART GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS The warranty on this tractoJ " does not cover Zerk items that have been subjected to operator Zerk abuse or negligence . To receive full value from the warranty , operator must maintain OFront Wheel tractor as instructed in this manual . Some Wheel Bearing adjustments will need to be made periodi - Bearing Zerk cally to properly maintain your tractor . Zerk All adjustments in the Service and Adjustments section of this ; manual should OAttachment be checked at least once each season . Clutch • Once a year you should replace the Pivot ( s ) spark plug , clean or replace air filter , and OGearshift check blades and belts for wear . A new - r - " : Pivots I spark plug and clean a , ir filter assure O SAE 30 or 10W30 Motor Oil proper air - fuel mixture and help your O General Purpose Grease engine run better and last longer . O Refer to Maintenance " ENGINE " Section BEFORE EACH USE • Check engine oil level , IMPORTANT : Do not oil or grease the • Check brake operation . pivot points which have special nylon bear - • Checktire pressure . ings . Viscous lubricants will attract sdustelf - and dirt that will shorten the life of the • Check operator presence and interlock lubricating bearings . If you feel they must systems for proper operation . be lubricated use only a dry , powdered • Check for loose fasteners . graphite type lubricant sparing y . 18
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TRACTOR IMPORTANT : " Blade bolt is Grade 8 heat treated . Always observe safety rules when per - Trailing Mandrel Assembly forming any maintenance . BRAKE OPERATION Edge Up Blade If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet stopping distance at high speed in highest gear , then brake must be adjusted . ( aSeend Flat Washel " TO ADJUST BRAKE " in the Service Adjustments section of this manual ) . Hex Bolt TIRES ( Grade 8 ) i _ ' _ ) • Maintain proper air pressure in all tires _ , _ ; , _ _ : _ " Lock Washel ( See " PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " * A Grade 8 heat treated bolt can be section of this manual ) . identified by six lines on the bolt head . • Keep tires free of gasoline , oil , or insect TO SHARPEN BLADE control chemicals which can harm rub - ber . NOTE : We do not re , : o nmend ssharpening blade , but if you do , be sure the blade i • Avoid stumps , stones , deep ruts ' , sharp balanced . objects and other hazards that may Care should be ! taken to keep the blade cause tire damage . balanced . An unbalanced blade will cause NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent excessive vibration and eventual damage flat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant to mower and engine . may be purchased from your local parts • The blade can be sharpened with a file dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry or on a grinding wheal . Do not attempt rot and corrosion . to sharpen while it is on the mower . OPERATOR PRESENCE SYSTEM • To check , blade balance , you will need a Be sure that operator presence and inter - 5 / 8 " diameter steel bolt , pin , or a cone lock systems are working properly . If your balancer . ( When using a cone balancer , tractor does not function as described follow the instructions supplied with bal - below , repair the problem immediately . ancer ) . • The engine should not start unless the NOTE : Do not : use a nail for balancing clutch / brake pedal is fully depressed blade . The lobes of the center hole may and attachment clutch control is in the appear to be c _ ntered , but are not . disengaged position . • Slide blade onto an unthreaded portion • When the engine is running , any of the steel bolt or pin and hold the bolt attempt by the operator to leave the or pin parallel with the ground . If blade seat without first setting the parking is balanced , i J : t . shouldremain in a hori - brake should shut off the engine . zontal position . If either end of the blade • When the engine is running and the moves downward , sharpen the heavy attachment clutch is engaged , any end until the blade is balanced . attempt by the operator to leave the Center'Hole / i ' seat should shut off the engine . • The attachment clutch should never B , ade operate unless the operator is in the 518 " Bolt . _ _ : _ - , / seat . or Pin . . . : . _ \ _ " , , _ " BLADE CARE For best results mower blades must be BATTERY kept sharp . Replace bent or damaged blades . Your tractor has a battery charging system which is sufficient for normal use . BLADE REMOVAL ° However , periodic charging of the battery • Raise mower to highest position to allow with an automotive charger will extend its access to blades . life . • Remove hex bolt , lock washer and flat • Keep battery and terminals clean . washer securing blade . • Keep battery bolts tight . • Install new or resharpened blade with trailing edge up towards deck as shown . : Keep small vent holes open . Recharge at 6 - 10 amperes for I hour . NOTE : Make sure center hole in blade NOTE : The original equipment battery on aligns with star on mandrel assembly . your tractor is maintenance free : Do not • Reassemble hex bolt , lock washer and flat washer in exact order as shown . attempt to open or remove caps or covers . • Tighten bolt securely ( 27 - 35 Ft . Lbs . Adding or checking level of electrolyte is torque ) . not necessary . 19
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TO CHANGE ENGINE OIL TO CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMINALS Corrosion and dirt on the battery and ter - Determine temperature range expected before oil change . All oil must meet API minals can cause the battery to " leak " service classification SF , SG or SH . power . • Be sure tractor is on level surface . • Remove terminalguard . • Disconnect BLACK battery cable first • Oil will drain more freely when warm . • Catch oil in a suitable container . then RED battery cable and remove • Remove oil fill cap / dipstick . Be careful battery from tractor . • Rinse the battery with plain water and not to allow dirt to enter the engine when changing oil . dry . • Clean terminals and battery cable ends • Remove drain plug . with wire brush until bdght . • • After oil has drained completely , replace • Coat terminals with grease or petroleum oil drain plug and tighten securely . . • Refill engine with oil through oil fill dip - jelly . stick tube . Pour slowly . Do not overfill . • Reinstall battery ( See " REPLACINGD BA'I - I'ERY " in the SERVICE AN For approximate capacity see " PROD - UCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this ADJUSTMENTS section of this manu - manual . al ) . V - BELTS • Use gauge on oil fill cap / dipstick for Check V - belts for c ; eterioration and wear checking level . Be sure dipstick cap is tightened securely for accurate reading . after 100 hours of operation and replace if Keep oil at " FULL " line on dipstick . necessary . The belts are not adjustable . Replace belts if th _ y beginto slip from wear . h _ Air Screen TRANSAXLE COOLING : Oil Drain . . _ . _ ' _ _ . _ Keep transaxle free from build - up of dirt and chaff which can restrict cooling . ENGINE LUBRICATION Oil Fill Cap / Dipstick / " _ J ' _ Only use high quali [ y detergent oil rated with API service classificati0n SF , SG , or SH . Select the oil's SAE viscosity grade CLEAN AIR SCREEN according to your expecte d operating tem - Air screen must be kept free of dirt and perature . chaff to prevent engine damage from over - SAE VISCOSITY GRADES heating . Clean with a wire brush or com - pressed air to remove dirt and stubborn dried gum fibers . CLEAN AIR INTAKE / COOLING AREAS To insure proper cooling , make sure the grass screen , cooling fins , and other external surfaces of the engine are kept clean at all times . NOTE : Although multi - viscosity oils Every 100 hours of operation ( more often ( 5W30 , 10W30 etc . ) improve starting in under extremely dusty , dirty conditions ) , cold weather , these multi - viscosity oils will remove the blower housing and other result in increased oil consumPtion when cooling shrouds . Clean the cooling fins used above 32 ° 1 : . Check your engine oil and external surfaces as necessary . Make level more frequently to avoid possible sure the cooling shrouds are reinstalled . engine damage from running low on oil . NOTE : Operating the engine with a Change the oil after every 50 hours of blocked grass screen , dirty or plugged operation or at least once'a year if thee tractor is not used for 50 hours in on cooling fins , and / or cooling shrouds re - moved will cause engine damage due to year . Check the crankcase oil level before start - overheating . ing the engine and after each eight ( 8 ) hours of operation . Tighten oil fill cap / dip - stick securely each time you check the oil level . 20
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Install replacement oil filter by turning AIR FILTER clockwise until rubber gasket contacts Your engine will not run properly using a mounting surface , then tighten filter an dirty air filter . Clean the foam pre - cleaner additional 1 / 2 to 3 / 4 turn . after every 25 hours of operation or every Fill crankcase with new oil ( See " TO season . Service paper cadridge every CHANGE ENGINE OIL " in this section 100 hours of operation or every season , of this manual ) . For approximate whichever occurs first . capacity see " PRODUCT SPECIFICA - Service air cleaner more often under dusty TIONS " section of this manual . conditions . Stad engine and check for oil leaks . • Remove knobs and cover . Correct any leaks before placing engine TO SERVICE PRE - CLEANER into full operation . • Wash it in liquid detergent and water . , • Squeeze it dry in a clean cloth • • Saturate it in engine oil . Wrap it in clean , absorbent cloth and squeeze to remove excess oil . Oil Filter • If very didy or damaged , replace pre - cleaner . TO SERVICE CARTRIDGE • Clean cadridge by tapping gently on flat surface . If very didy or damaged , replace cadridge . • Reinstall precleaner cadridge , cover MUFFLER , : and secure with knobs . Inspect and replace corroded muffler and IMPORTANT : Petroleum solvents , such spark arrester ( if equipped ) as it could cre as kerosene , are not to be used to clean ate a fire hazard and / or damage . the cadridge . They may cause deteriora - SPARK PLUGS tion of the cartridge . Do not oil cadridge . Replace spark plugs at the beginning of Do not use pressurized air to clean or dry each mowing season or after every 100 cartridge . hours of operation , whichever occurs first . Knobs Spark plug type and gap setting are shown in " PRO , DUCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this manual . IN - LINE FUEL FILTER Ca _ ridge The fuel filter should be replaced once each season . | f fuel filter becomes clogged , obstructing fuel flow to carbure - tor , replacement is required . Cover _ • With engine cool , remove filter and plu ! fuel line sections . • Place new fuel filter in position in fuel line with arrow pointing towards carbu - retor . • Be sure there are no fuel line leaks and Foam Pre - _ ctam . ps are prepedy positioned . Clamp . / - _ - - . _ _ Clamp ENGINE OIL FILTER Replace the engine oil filter every season or every other oil change if the tractor is used more than 100 hours in one year . - " ' _ Fuel Filter • Unscrew old fitter by turning counter - clockwise . Use a suitable container to catch oil . • Apply a thin coating of new engine oil to rubber gasket on replacement oil filter . 21
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CLEANING We do not recommend using a garden hose to clean your tractor unless the elec - • Clean engine , battery , seat , finish , etc . trical system , muffler , air filter and carbure - of all foreign matter . tor are covered to keep water out . Water • Keep finished surfaces and wheels free in engine can result in a shortened engine of all gasoline , oil , etc . life . • Protect painted surfaces Withautomo - tive type wax . _ CAUTION : Before performing any service or adjustments : • Depress clutch / brake pedal fully and set parking brake . • Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) posi , tion . • Place attachment clutch in " DISENGAGED " position . • Turn ignition key " OFI _ and remove key . • Make sure the blades and all moving parts have completely stopped . • Disconnect spark plug wire from _ spark plug and place wire where it cannot come in contact with plug . • Remove two retainer springs from each TRACTOR front link and remove links . TO REMOVE MOWER • Slide mower forward and remove belt • Place attachment clutch in " DISEN - from electric clutch pulley . GAGED " position . • Slide mower out from under right side of • Turn height adjustment knob to lowest tractor . setting . IMPORTANT : If an attachment other than the mower deck is to be mounted on the Lower mower to its Iowes ! position . • Remove retainer spring holding anti - tractor , remove the front links . swaybar to chassis bracket and disen - TO INSTALL MOWER gage anti - swaybar from bracket . Follow procedure described in " INSTALL • Remove retainer springs from suspen - MOWER AND DRIVE BELT " in the sion arms at deck and disengage arms Assembly section of this manual . from deck . • Raise attachment lift to iis : highest posi - tion . Front Adjustment Nuts Lift Bracket Links Front Mower Suspension Bracket Arms Chassis Front Suspension Bracket Retainer Springs Front Mower Retainer Bracket Spring Anti - Sway Bar Retainer Springs 22
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TO LEVEL MOWER HOUSING Check adjustr _ ent on right side of tractor . Measure distance " D " directly in front and Adjust the mower while tractor is parked behind the mandrel at bottom edge of on level ground or driveway . Make sure mower housing as shown . tiros are properly inflated ( See " PROD - • Before making any necessary adjust - UCT SPECIFICATIONS " ) . If tiros are ments , check that both front links are over or underinflated , you will not properly equal in length . Both links should be adjust your mower . approximately 10 - 3 / 8 " . SIDE - TO - SIDE ADJUSTMENT • If links are not equal in length , adjust • Raise mower to its highest , position . one link to same length as other link . • At the midpoint of both sides of mower , • To lower front of mower loosen nut " E " measure height from bottom edge of on both front links an equal number of mower to ground . Distance " A " on both turns . sides of mower should be the same or • When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower within 1 / 4 " of each other . at front than I'ear , tighten nuts " F " • If adjustment is necessary , make adjust - against trunnion on both front links . ment on one side of mower only . • To raise frontof mower , loosen nut " P • To raise one side of mower , tighten lift from trunnion on bnth front links . link adjustment nut on that side . Tighten nut " E " on both front links an • To lower one side of mower , loosen lift equal number of turns . link adjustment nut on that side . • When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower NOTE : Each full turn of adjustment nut at front than rear , tighten nut " P against trunnion on both front links . Bottom • Recheck side - to - side adjustment . Mandrel o , O O0 cou , . . . . _ ¢ T " D - - b ' : f _ , t - ' Suspension Arm Both Front unks Should beEqual in Length Lift Link Adjustment Nut will change mower height about 1 / 8 " . • Recheck measurements after adjusting . Nut " H " _ FRONT - TO - BACK ADJUSTMENT IMPORTANT : Deck must be level side - to - side . If the following front - to - back adjust - ment is necessary , be sure to adjust both Front _ front links equally so mower will stay Links level side - to - side . To obtain the best cutting results , the mower housing should be adjusted so that the front is approximately 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower than the rear when the mower is in its highest position . 23
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TO REPLACE MOWER DRIVE BEI'T • Be sure spring is securely hooked to pri - mary idler arm and bolt in mower hous - MOWER DRIVE BELT REMOVAL ing , • Park tractor on a level surface . Engage MOWER DRIVE BELT INSTALLATION parking brake . • Install belt in both idlers . Make sure belt • Remove screws from left band mandrel is in both belt keepers at the idlers as cover and remove cover . shown . • Roll belt over the top of left hand man - ° Install new belt onto electric clutch pul - drel pulley . ley , • Remove belt from electric clutch pulley . • Roll belt into upper groove of left hand • Remove belt from idler pulleys . mandrel pulley . • Remove any dirt or grass clippings • Carefully check belt routing making sure which may have accumulated around belt is in the grooves correctly and mandrels and entire upper deck sur - inside belt keepers . face . • Reassemble left hand mandrel cover . • Check primary idler arm and two idlers to see that they rotate freely . Idler Putteys Screws Left Hand Mandrel \ Electric Clutch Cover " Pulley \ ' l _ i _ - ' _ Left Hand Mandrel Drive Belt \ " , % Pdma _ IdlerArm Belt Keepers 24
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Check secondary idler arm and idler to TO REPLACE MOWER BLADE DRIVE see that they rotate freely . BELT Be sure spring is hooked in secondary Park the tractor on level surface . Engage idler arm and sway - bar bracket . parking brake . • Remove mower drive belt ( See " TO Install new belt in lower groove of left REPLACE MOWER DRIVE BELT " in hand mandrel pulley , idler pulley , and this section of this manual ) . center mandrel pulley as shown . • Remove mower ( See " TO REMOVE Roll belt over right hand mandrel pulle _ MOWER " in this section of this manual ) . Make sure belt is in all grooves properl • Remove four screws from I ; ight hand Reconnect spring to bolt in mower mandrel cover and remove cover . housing and reinstall right hand mandr _ Unhook spring from bolt on mower cover . housing . Reinstatt mower to tractor ( See • Carefully roll belt off right hand mandrel = INSTALL MOWER AND DRIVE BELT " pulley . in the Assembly section of this manual ) • Remove belt from center mand [ el pul - Reassemble : mowe = drive belt ( See " TC ley , idler pulley , and left hand mandrel REPLACE MOWER DRIVE BELT " in pulley . this section • of this manual ) . • Remove any dirt or grass which may have accumulated around mandrels and entire upper deck surface . Left Hand Mower Blade Center Idler Mandrel Drive Belt Mandrel pulley Right Hand Cover Secondary Idler Arm Bracket Screw TO ADJUST BRAKE Your tractor is equipped with an adjustable With Parking Brake " Engaged " brake system which is mounted on the right side of the transaxle . If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet stopping distance at high speed in high - est gear , then brake must be adjusted . Nut " A " • Depress clutch / brake pedal and engage parking brake . • Measure distance between brake oper - Jam Nut ating arm and nut " A " , on brake rod . • If distance is other than 1 - 1 / 2 " , loosen jam nut and turn nut " A " until distance o _ Operating Arm becomes 1 - 1 / 2 " . Retighten jam nut against nut " A " . • Road test tractor for proper stopping distance as stated above . Readjust if necessary . If stopping distance is still greater than six ( 6 ) feet in highest gear , further maintenance is necessary . Contact your nearest authorized ser - vice center / department . 25
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TO REPLACE MOTION DRIVE BI = LT NOTE : If additional clearance is needed to get to adjustment bolt , move mower Park the tractor on level surface . Engage deck height to the lowest position . parking brake . For assistance , there is a Gearshift Lever belt installation guide decal on bottom side of left footrest . • Remove mower ( See = TO REMOVE MOWER " in this section of this manual . ) • Disconnect clutch wire harness . • Remove clutch Iocator . • Remove belt from stationary idler and clutching idler . . • Pull belt slack toward rear of tractor . Remove belt upwards from transaxle pulley by deflecting belt keepers . Adjustment Neutral Lock Gate • Pull belt toward front of tractor and TO ADJUST STEERING WHEEL ALIGN - remove downwards from around electric MENT clutch . If steering wheel crossbars are not hori - • Install new belt by reversing above pro - cedure . zontal ( left to right ) when wheels are posi - tioned straight forward , remove steering Electdc Clutch Locater wheel and reassemble per instructions in the Assembly section of this manual . FRONT WHEEL TOE - IN / CAMBER Clutching The front wheel toe - in and camber are not adjustable on your tractor . If damage has occurred to affect the front wheel toe - in or camber , contact your nearest authorized service center . TO REMOVE WHEEL FOR REPAIRS • Block up axle securely . • Remove axle cover , retaining ring and Transaxle washers to allow wheel removal ( rear Pulley wheel contains a square key - Do not Clutch Wire lose ) . Harness • Repair tire and reassemble . • On rear wheels only : align grooves in rear wheel hub and axle . Insert square key . TRANSAXLE GEAR SHIFT LEVER • Replace washers and snap retaining NEUTRAL ring securely in axle groove . ADJUSTMENT i • • Replace axle cover . The transaxle should be inlneutral when Washers the gear shift lever is in neuti'al ( N ) ( lock Retaining _ _ I gate ) position . The adjustment is preset at the factory ; however , if adjustment is Ring needed , proceed as follows : • Make sure transaxle is'in neutral ( N ) . NOTE : When the tractor rear wheels Axle / over _ , Square Key move freely , the transaxle is in neutral . ( Rear Wheel Only ) • Loosen adjustment bolt in front of the NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent right rear wheel . flat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant • Position the gear shift lever in the neu - may be purchased from your local parts tral ( N ) position . dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry • Tighten adjustment bolt securely . rot and corrosion . 26
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• Reinstall tenTfinal guard . TO START ENGINE WITH A WEAK • First connect RED battery cable to po , , BATTERY twe ( + ) battery terminal with hex bolt & CAUTION : Lead - acid batteries gener - and keps nut as shown . Tighten secur , t , , ate explosive gases . Keep sparks , flame • _ onnect BLACK grounding cable to and smoking materials away from batter - ies . Always wear eye protection when negative ( - ) battery terminal with around batteries . remaining hex bolt and keps nut . Tighten securely . If your battery is too weak to start the • Close terminal access doors . engine , it should be recharged . ( See • Close hood . " BATTERY " in the MAINTENANCE sec - tion of this manual ) . Hex Bolt Terminal Keps Nut Access If " jumper cables " are used for emergency starting , follow this procedure : AIMPORTANT : Your tractor Is equiped Door with a 12 volt negative grounded system . The other vehical must also be a . 12 volt Positive negative grounded system . Do not use Ca _ your tractor battery to start other vehicals . Terminal TO ATTACH JUMPER CABLES - Guarc • Connect each end of the RED cable to Cable the POSITIVE ( + ) terminal of each bat - TO REPLACE HEADLIGHT BULB tery , taking care not to short against • Raise hood . chassis . • Pull bulb holder out of the hole in the • Connect one end of the BLACK cable to backsid _ of the grill . the NEGATIVE ( - ) terminal of fully • Replace bulb jnholder and push bulb charged battery . holder securely back into the hole in th , • Connect the other end of the BLACK backside of the grill . cable to good CHASSIS GROUND , • Close hood . away from fuel tank and battery . INTERLOCKS AND RELAYS TO REMOVE CABLES , REVERSE Loose or damaged wiring may cause you ORDER - tractor to run poorly , stop running , or pre - vent it from starting . • BLACK cable first from chassis and • Check wiring . See electrical wiring dia - then from the fully charged battery . • RED cable last from both batteries . gram in the Repair Parts section of this manual . ' TO REPLACE FUSE Replace with 30 amp automotive - type plug - in fuse , The fuse holder is located " Positive " ( + ) " Negative " ( - ) behind the dash . L . H . Panel _ / TO REMOVE HOOD AND GRILL ASSEMBLY • Raise hood . Bolt _ , • Unsnap headlight wire connector . • Stand in front of tractor . Grasp hood at REPLACING BATTERY sides , tilt toward engine and lift off of _ CAUTION : Do not short battery termi - tractor . nals by allowing a wrench or any other object to contact both terminals at the • To replace , reverse above procedure . same time . Before connecting battery , remove metal bracelets , wristwatch Hood bands , rings , etc . Positive terminal must be connected first to prevent sparking from accidental Headlight grounding . • Lift hood to raised position . Remove terminal guard . Connector Disconnect BLACK battery cable then RED battery cable and carefully remove battery from tractor . • Install new battery with terminals in same position as old battery . 27
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ENGINE IMPORTANT : Never tamper with the Maintenance , repair , or replacement of the engine governor , which is factory set for emission control devices and systems , proper engine speed . Overspeeding the which are being done at the customers engine above the factory high speed set - expense may be performed by any non - ting can be dangerous . If you thinkthe road engine repair establishment or ind - engine - governed high speed needs viduaL Warranty repairs must be per - adjusting , contact your nearest AUTHO - formed by an authorized engine manufac - RIZED service center / department , which turer's service outlet . has proper equipment and experience to TO ADJUST THROTTLE CONTROL make any necessary adjustments . CABLE The throttle control has been preset at the Stop factory and adjustment should not be nec - essary . Check adjustment as described below before loosening Cable . If adjust - ' ment is necessary proceed as follows : • With engine not rLnning ; move throttle control lever to fast position . • Check that swivel is against stop . If it is not , loosen cable clamp screw and pull cable back until swivel is against stop . Tighten cable c _ tmp screw securely . Clampw TO ADJUST CHOKE CONTROL Swivel Scre The choke control has beeh preset at the factory and adjustment should not be nec - essary . Check adjustment'as descdbed below before Ioos _ ning cable . If adjust - ment is necessary , I _ . roceed as follows : • With engine not running , move choke control ( located on dash panel ) to full choke position . • Loosen knob and remove cover assem - bly from air cleaner . • Choke should be closed . If it is not , loosen casing clamp screw and move choke cable untilchoke is completely closed . Tighten casing clamp screw se - curely . Clamp Screw • Replace air cleaner cover assembly and tighten knob . TO ADJUST CARBURETOR Your carburetor is not adjustable . If your engine does not operate properly due to suspected carburetor probt ( _ ms , take your tractor to an authorized service center for repair and / or adjustment . ' High speed stop is factory adjusted . Do not adjust - damage may result . 28
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Immediately prepare your tractor for stor - Also , experience indicates that alcohol age at the end of the season or if the trac - blended fuels ( called gasohol or using tor will not be used for 30 days or more . ethanol or methanol ) can attract moisture which leads to separation and formation of _ , CAUTION : Never store the tractor with acids during storage . Acidic gas can dam - gasoline in the tank inside a building age the fuel system of an engine while in where fumes may reach an open flame or storage . spark . Allow the engine to co . ol before stor - • Drain the fuel tank . ing in any enclosure . • Start the engine and let it run until the TRACTOR fuel lines and carburetor are empty . Remove mower from tractor for winter • Never use engine or carburetor cleaner storage . This will allow you to clean it thor - products in the fuel tank or permanent oughly . Remove all dirt , grease , leaves , damage may . occur . etc . Store in a clean , dry area . • Use fresh fu _ next season . • Clean entire tractor ( See " CLEANING " NOTE : Fuel stabilizer is an acceptable in the Maintenance section of this man - alternative in minimizing the formation of ual ) . fuel gum deposits during storage . Add sta - • Inspect and replace belts , if necessary bilizer to gasoline in fuel tank or storage ( See belt replacement instructions in the container . Always follow the mix ratio Service and Adjustments section of this found on stabilizer container . Run engine manual ) : at least 10 minutes after adding stabilizer • Lubricate as shown in the Maintenance to allow the stabilizer to reach the carbure - section of this manual . tor . Do not drain'the gas tank and carbure - • Be sure that all nuts , bolts and screws tor if using fuel stabilizer . are securely fastened . Inspect moving ENGINE OIL parts for damage , breakage and wear . Drain oil ( with engine warm ) and replace Replace if necessary . with clean eng { ne oil . ( See " ENGINE " in • Touch up all rusted or chipped paint sur - the Maintenance section of this manual ) . faces ; sand lightly before painting . CYLINDER ( S ) BATTERY • Remove spark plug ( s ) . • Fully charge the battery for storage . • Pour one ounce of oilthrough spark plug • After a period of time in storage , battery hole ( s ) into cylinder ( s ) . may require recharging . • Turn ignition key to = START " position for • To help prevent corrosion and power a few seconds to distribute oil leakage during long periods of storage , • Replace with new spark plug ( s ) . battery cables should be disconnected OTHER : . and battery cleaned thoroughly ( see " TO CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMI - • Do not store gasoline from one season NALS " in the Maintenance section of to another . this manual ) . • Replace your gasoline can if it starts to • After cleaning , leave cables disconnect - rust . Rust and / or dirt in your gasoline will ed and place cables where they cannot cause problems . come in contact with , battery terminals . • If possible , store your tractor indoors • If battery is removed from tractor for and cover it to give protection from dust and dirt . storage , do not store battery directly on concrete or damp surfaces . • Cover your tractor with a suitable protec - tive cover that does t _ ot retain moisture . ENGINE Do not use plastic . Plastic cannot FUEL SYSTEM breathe , which allows condensation to IMPORTANT : It is important to prevent form and cause your tractor to rust . gum deposits from forming in essential IMPORTANT : Never cover tractor while fuel system parts such as carburetor , fuel engine and exhaust areas are still warm . filter , fuel hose , or tank during storage . 29
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART ' PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION Will not start • Out of fuel . • Fill fuel tank . • Engine not " CHOKED " • See " TO START ENGINE " in pmpedy . Operation section . • Engine flooded . • Wait several minutes before attempting to start . • Bad spark plug . • Replace spark plug . • Dirty air filter . • Clean / replace air filter . • Dirty flJel filter . • Replace fuel filter . • Water in fuel . • Drain fuel tank and carbure - tor , refill tank with fresh gasoline and replace fuel fil - ter . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Check all wiring . • Carburetor _ out of adjust - • See " To Adjust Carburetor " ment . in Service and Adjustments section . • Engine valves out of • Contact an authorized ser - vice center . adjustment . Hard to start • Dirty air filter . • Clean / replace air filter . • Bad spark plug . • Replace spark plug . • Weak or dead battery . • FJecharge or replace battery . • Dirty fuel filter . • Replace fuel filter . • Drain fuel tank and refill with • Stale or dirty fuel . fresh gasoline . • LOose or damaged wiring . • Check all wiring . • Carburetor out of adjust - • See " To Adjust Carburetor " ment . in Service and Adjustments section . • Contact an authorized ser - • Engine valves out of vice center . adjustment . • Clutch / brake pedal not Engine will not turn • Depress clutch / brake pedal . over depressed . • Attachment clutch is • Disengage attachment clutch . engaged . • Weak or dead battery . • Recharge or replace battery . • Blown fuse . • Replace fuse . • Corroded battery termi - • Clean battery terminals . nals . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Check all wiring . • Faulty ignition switch . • Check / replace ignition switch . • Faulty solenoid or starter . • Check / replace solenoid or starter . • Contact an authorized ser - • Faulty operator presence vice center . switch ( es ) . • Recharge or replace battery . E , gine clicks but • Weak or dead battery . will not start • Clean battery terminals . • Corroded battery termi - nals . • Check all wiring . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Check / replace solenoid or • Faulty solenoid or starter . starter . 3O
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TROUBLESHOOTING CH . r _ ' r PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION : , . ! • Set in Higher Cut pbsi - Loss of power • Cutting too much grass / too fast . tion / reduce speed . . . • Throttle in " CHOKE " posi - • Adjust throttle control . tion . • Clean underside of mower • Build - up of grass , leaves housing . and trash under mower . • Clean / replace air filter . • Dirty air filter . • Check oil level / change oil . • Low 91 ' level / dirty oil . • Clean and regap or change • Fauhy spark plug . spark plug . • Replace fuel filter . • Dirty fuel filter . • Drain fuel tank and refill with • Stale or dirty fuel . fresh gasoline . • Drain fuel tank and Carbure - • Water in fuel . tor , refill tank with fresh gasoline and replace fuel fil - ter . _ , Connect and tighten spark • Spark plug wire loose . • plug wire . • Clean engine air screen / fins . • Dirty engine air screen / fins . • Clean / rep ! ace muffler . • Dirty / clogged muffler . • Loose or damaged wiring . • Gheck all wiring . • Carburetor out of adjust - • See " To Adjust Carburetor " in ment . Service and AdjUstments section . _ , Contact an authorized ser - • Engine valves out of vice center . adjustment . Excessive vibration • Wo = , = , Dent or loose blade . Replace blade . Tighten blade bolt . p Bent blade mandrel . • Replace blade mandreL . • Loose / damaged part ( s ) . • Tighten loose part ( s ) . • Replace damaged parts . ! . Engine continues to ! * Faulty operator - safety • Check wiring , switches and run when operator connections . If not presence control system . leaves seat with at - corrected , contact an autho - tachment clutch rized service center / engaged department . • Worn , bent or loose blade . • Replace blade . Tighten Poor cut - uneven blade bolt . ; Level mower deck . , Mower deck not level . • Clean underside of mower * Buildup of grass , leaves , and trash under mower . housing . * Bent blade mandrel . • Replace blade mandrel . • Clean around mandrels to • ( ; logged mower deck vent holes from buildup of open ventholes . grass , leaves , and trash around mandrels . 31
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION Mower blades will • Obstruction in clutch • Remove obstruction . not rotate mechanism . • Worn / damaged mower • Replace mower drive belt . drive belt . • Replace idler pulley . • Frozen idler pulley . • Replace blade mandrel . • Frozen blade mandrel . 4 Poor grass dis - • Place throttle control in • Engine speed too slow . charge " FAST " position . • Travel speed t ( _ o fast • Shift to slower speed . • Wet grass • Allow grass to dry before mowing . • Mower aeck not level . • Leyel mbwer deck . • Low / uneven tire air pres - • Check t _ ' es for proper air sure . oressure . • Worn , bent or loose blade . • Replace / sharpen blade . Tighten blade bolt . • Buiidup _ of grass , leaves • Clean u0derside of mower and Va . _ h under mower . hoUsing _ Mower drive belt worn . • Replace mower drive belt . Blades improperly • , Reinstal _ blades sharp edge installed . down . Improper blades used . • R _ place with blades listed in , , ; is manual . • O . ' an around mandrels to Clogged mower deck vent P . n vent holes . holes frqm buildup of grass , leaves , and trash around mandrels . ' i Switch is = OFF " . • Turn switch " ON " . Headlight ( s ) not • Bulb ( s ) burned out . working ( if so • Replace bulb ( s ) . Faulty light switch . equipped ) • Check / replace light switch . Loose or damaged wiring . * Check wiring and connec - tions . Blown fuse . • Replace fuse . • Replace battery . Bad battery cell ( s ) . il Battery wi not o • Check / clean all connections . Poor cable connections . charge • • Replace regulator . Faulty regulator ( if so equipped ) . • Replace alternator . Faulty alternator . Move throttle control to Engine throttle control not Engine = backfires " " set at " SLOW " " SLOW " position and allow when turning to idle for 30 seconds before position for 30 seconds engine " OFF " before stopping engine . stopping engine . _ 32
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TRACTOR - : MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 SCHEMATIC - o ÷ ll II BATTERY SOLENOID r FUSE30AMP , AMMETER STARTER ( OPTIONAL ) ; - - - _ - - _ * . n _ R £ 0 . . . . . . | CLUTCH / BRAKE ELECTRIC CLUI " CH REO ( PEDAL UP ) I • . . . . . . . . . J . E SEAT SWITCH ( NOT OCCUPIED ) D , J i = - - I i I © : OPERATOR PRESENCE RELAY # 1 i FUEL t i I I I i FUEL SHUT - OFF SOLENOID HEADLIGHTS , RI - LAy GFC IGNITION SWITCH POSITION I I , _ IRCUIT " MAKE " WIRING INSULATED CUPS OFF C + GIB + H B _ lO'l E : IF WIRING INSULATED I POS • ITIOnN osw _ CIRcC . UIT • . ON C + FTS + E _ A + D OFF ÷ G + A1 NONE CLIPS WERE REMOVED FOR RUN / LIGHT B + A1 A2 + L SERVICING OF UNIT , THEY 0 DA RUN B + A1 NONE SHOULD BE REPLACED TO REMOVABLE START + S * A1 NONE . PROPERLY SECURE YOUR WIRING . NON - SREMOVABLE CONNECTION CONNECTIONS 33
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 9 _ 7.272130 ELECTRICAL 21 22 i i 70 80 40 r I5 2 16 29 • r - • _ , • I I i 12 ' 34
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TRACTOR - _ - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 ELECTRICAL KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 163465 Battery , 12Volt28 Amp " 2 74760412 Bolt , Hex 1 / 4 - 20 x 3 / 4 8 7603.1 Tray Battery 10 145211 Bolt Btr Frt 114 - 20x 7.5 11 150109 " Hold down Battery FrontMount 12 145769 Nut Push Nylon 1 / 4 " Battery Frt 16 153664 Switch , IntadockPush - In Screw Thd Cut 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 / 2 17720408 S _ rD551125 Washer , Lock 1 / 4 73350400 Nut , Hex , Jam 1 / 4 - 20 UNC _ 1 166184 Harness , Ught 4152J LightBulb : 24 8860R Cable , Battery , 6 Gauge , Red , 17 " 25 146148 Cable , Battery , 6 Gauge , Red , W16 Wire 26 166180 Fuse , 15 Amp 27 73510400 Nut , Keps Hex 1 / 4 - 20 UNC 28 145491 Cable , Ground , 6 Gauge , Black , 2 ! " 29 160784 Switch , Plunger NormalOP Olive 30 163 £ 68 Switch , Ignition'DelthPush - In 33 140403 Key , Molded , Craftsman 40 166166 Harness , Ignition 42 131563 Cover , Term ! na ! Solenoid 43 145673 45 122822X Ammeter , R _ ctangutar15 Amp 50 154963 Switch PTO 3PDT Red Delta 55 17490508 Screw Thdrol 5 / 1 @ 18 x 1 / 2 70 166668 Harness , Engine 79 163996 Socket , Light Bulb 80 146685 Harness Clutch EVX 81 109748X Relay Asm , ! NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . ( riches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 35
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TRACTOR " - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES 17 _ . _ " _ - _ - _ 1s9 eo - - ; i - 1 160 • / 54 58 3 74 3 3 3 36
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION t 166819 ChassisAssembly 2 , 140356 Drawbar 3 17490612 Screw , ' t'hd . , Roll . 3 / 8 - 16x3 / 4 9 163976 Dash 10 STD533710 , Bolt , Carriage 3 / 8 - 16x3 / 4 11 163455 Panel , Dash , LH 13 163456 Panel , Dash , RH 17 161023X558 HoodAssembly 20 162026 Plate BatterySTYT 25 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Gauge 26 STD541437 LooPn , ut 28 160564X558 Grille 29 161235 Lens , Gnlle : . 30 154791X558 Fender / Footrest . PntSTYT w / CH TL 31 139976 Bracket , Fender / Support 37 17490508 ScrawThdrol 5 / 16 - : 18x 1 / 2 38 139886 PivotBracketAssem _ y , LH , 39 139887 PivotBracketAssembly , RH 50 161236 BaffleStealth YTGT ' - B & S / KOHL 54 161464 Scraw , HexWshd # 8 - 18x7 / 8 58 161236 Duct Hood 59 110436X BushingSnap Split Blk 60 STD533707 Bolt , Rdhd Sqnk 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 3 / 4 64 162025 Dash , Lower STYT 74 STD541437 Nut , Crownlock3 / 8 - 16 UNC 114 158112 Keeper Belt Rear Lh 115 17490620 Screw Thdrol 3 / a - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 116 19131614 Washer 13 / 32 x lx 14 140 158418 Bracket , SuspensionFront 142 165867 Plate , ReinforcementSTLT 143 , 154966 Backrest , Swayt _ ar ( _ hassis 144 154207 Bracket , FootrestSTLT 14 _ 156524 Rod PivotChas . _ s / Hood 154 161897 Bracket Dash Rh 155 161900 B _ cket Dash Lh 156 . " 3805 Striker PlateYTGT ; 157 = 03806 Magnet YTGT 158 162037 Bracket ParkingBrake 159 155123X428 CupholderSTL Black 160 162967 Fastener Nut Pal 161 164655 ExtrusionBumper 166 164863 Screw Hw Hd Hi - Loi # 13o16x 3 / 4 - - 5479J Plug , Button # NOI " E : All componentdimensions givenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 26.4 mm 37
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TRACTOR " - MODEL NUMBER 917.27 ' 2130 GROUND DRIVE 38
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TRACTO [ " _ MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 GROUND DRIVE KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTIQN Nut Crown L0ck5 / 16 - 18 UNC 1 . . . . . . . Transaxle ( See Breakdown ) 52 STD541431 Peerless , Model 206 - 545 ( 3 53 105710X Unk , CkJtch : 2 146682 Spring , Return , Brake 55 105709X Spring , Clutch Return 3 123666X Pulley , Transaxle 56 STD523712 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 4 t2000028 Ring , Retainer " 57 130801 V - Belt , Ground Drive 5 121520X Strap , Torque 88 127274X Keeper , Belt , R . H . 6 17490512 Screw , Thd . , Roll . 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 59 140312 Keeper , Be ! t , Center Span 8 165866 Rod Shifter Fender STLT 61 17490612 Screw , Thd . , RolL 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 9 160889 Clutch Elect EVX 62 8883R Cover , Pedal 10 STD561210 Pin , Cotter 63 145868 Pulley Clutch Elect EVX 11 105701X Washer , Shift Plate 65 STD551143 Washer 13 74560412 Bolt 1 / 4 - 28 UNF W / Patch 66 154778 Keeper , Belt , Engine , Fool - Grade 8 Proof 14 10040400 Washer 74 137057 Spacer , Split 16 STD541431 Nut Lock Hxw / Inssi16 - 18Unc 75 121749X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16 Ga . 18 STD523710 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 UNC x 1 76 STD581 ' 075 E - Ring Gr . 5 77 123583X Key , Square 2.0 x . 1845 / . 1865 19 STD . 541437 Nut 78 121748X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 : 5 / 8 x 16 Ga . 20 150280 Bolt Hex 7 / 16 - 20 x 4 - 1 / 4 79 2228M . Key Woodruff 21 1OB933X Knob 80 145090 Arm , Shift 22 130804 Rod , Brake 81 165592 ShaftAssembly , . 23 154978 BracketAsm Clutch Mtg 82 165711 " Spring , Torsion . EVX 97 1 83 19171216 Washer 17 / 32 x3 / 4x 16 24 STD541237 Nut Gauge LinkTransaxle 25 106888X Spring , Brake Rod 84 166281 26 STD551037 Washer 85 150360 Nut , Nylock 27 STB561210 Pin 89 158 _ 91X42 ' 8 Console , Shift , STLT 28 145204 Rod , Parking Brake 90 124346X Nut , Self - Threading , Washer Hd 29 124236X Cap , Parking Broke , Red 1 / 4 30 130607 Bracket , T _ n _ 96 4497 _ Retainer Spring 31 127275X Keeper , Belt , LH . t00 19111216 Wahser 11 / 32 x 5 / 4 x 16Ga . 32 STD623107 Bolt 112 19091210 Washer 9 / 32x 3 / 4 x 10 Gauge 33 72140506 BoItR _ lhd Sqnk 1t3 127285X Keeper BeltL _ 5 / 16 - 18Unc x 3 / 4 145 74490540 Bolt , Hex Flghd 5 / 16 - 18 Gr . 5 34 155071 Shaft Sssembly , Foot Pedal 150 165850 ' Bushing Be , crank Grd Ddve 35 120183X Bearing , Nylon 151 19133210 Washer 13 / 32 x 2 x 10 Ga . 36 STD551062 Washer 156 166002 Washer Srrted 5 / 161D x 1.125 37 STO571810 Roll Pin 158 165589 Bracket Shift Mount 38 131494 Pulley , Idler , Flat 159 165494 Hub Tapered Flange Shift 39 STD523727 Bolt • 160 19292016 Washer 29 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16 Ga 40 4470J Spacer , Sp _ it , . 395 x . 59 161 72140406 Bolt Hex Fin 1 / 4 - 20 Uric x I Gr5 41 165838 Keeper , Belt , Idler 162 73680400 Nut Crownlock1 / 4 - 20 Unc BoltHex Fin 1 / 4 - 20 uricx I Gr5 42 19131312 Washer 1 _ 32xts / 16x12Ga . 163 74780416 47 127783 Pulley , ' | dler , V - Graove , Plastic 164 19091010 Washer 5 / 8 x . 28t x 10 Ga Bracket Pivot Lever 46 154407 BellcrankClutch Grad Dry Stl 165 165623 ! 49 123205X Retainer , Belt 166 166880 Screw 5 / 16 - 18 x 5 / 8 50 STD523715 Bolt 0 168 165492 BoltShoulder 5 / 16 - 18 x . 561 51 STD541437 NutCrown Cock3 / 8 - 16 UNC 169 165580 Plate Fastening Lt NOTE : Allcomponentdimensions givenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 39
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TRACTOR ; - MODEL NUMBER 917.2 " / ' 2130 STEERING ASSEMBLY " L 117 27 $ \ \ _ , , ] / J 4O SS 2g 15 4O
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TRACTOR - . _ MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 STEERING ASSEMBLY KI - _ Y PART DESCRIPTION NO . NO . 1 159944X428 Wheel , Steedng 2 154427 Axle , Asm Front : _ 156483 Spindle , Asm Lh 4 157473 Spindle , Asm Rh 5 6266H Bearing , Race Thrust Harden 6 121748X , Washer , 25 / 32 x 1 518x 16ga Washer , 27 / 32 x I 1 / 4 x 16 Ga 7 19272016 8 12000029 Ring , Klip # t5304 - 75 c = 8366R Bearing , Col Strg BIk 10 156438 Draglink , ExtendedStamped 11 STD551137 Washer , Lock Hvy Hlcl Spr 3 / 8 12 73940800 Nut Hex Jam Toplock 1 / 2 - 20 UNF 13 ' 154779 Bearing , AxleSTLT / GT 15 73901000 Locknut , Flange . 5 / 8 - 11 UNC 17 156543 Shaft , Asm Strg 18 57079 Washer , Thrust 515 x 750 x 033 19 160395 Support , Shaft Screw , Hex Wsh'Hd Ton ( 22 165857 23 165851 Shaft , Asm Pittman 25 154406 Bracket , Steering • _ 136874 Gear , Sector . , 17490612 Screw , Tndrol 3 / 8 - 16x3 / 4 Ty - ft _ 2 139929 Rod , ] ] e BJ Solid 1975 Manual 3 : J 19111216 Washer 11 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 16 Ga , 34 10040500 Washer LockHvy I - IlclSpr 5 / 16 Locknut5 / 16.24 UNF 35 73810500 36 155105 Bushing , Strg 37 152927 Screw , TT # 10 - 32 x 5 x 3 / 8 Flange 38 159946X428 Insert , SteedhgWheel 40 STD541537 Gripee Nut 41 159945 Adaptor , Wheel Strg 42 163888 BootStealthSteedng 43 121749X Washer , 25 / _ x _ 1 - 1 / 4x 16 Gauge 46 121232X Cap , SpindleFrTop BIk 47 6855M Fitting , Grease 62 167905 Kit . Steedng Assembly 65 154780 Spacer , Axle 66 1544O4 Bearing , Arm Piftman 67 74781044 Bolt , Fin Hex 5 / 8 - 11 UNC x 2 - 3 / 4 68 154429 Axle , Brace Washer 9 / 16 ID x 1 - 1 / 2 ID 11Ga . Zin ; ' ? 19182411 73 160135 ExtensionSteeringPremium 79 19132012 Washer 13 / 32 x . : 1 - 1 / 4x 12 Ga 80 74950612 Bolt Hex Nylon3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgiven in U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 41
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TRACTOR : ; - MODEL NUMBER 917.27 ' 2130 ENGINE 29 23 / 4 OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT . " ii Spark Arrester " _ _ ' _ - 35 42
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 ENGINE KEY PART , NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 164067 Control Throt 2 17720410 Screw _ exThd Cut 1 / 4 - 20x516 3 . . . . . . . Engine ( See Breakdown ) BriggsModel 407777 - 0121 - E1 4 149723 MufflerAsm Twin Lo - tone 5 1605 r • Exhaust Asm RH B & S 20 HP VealIntek 6 1595 Exhaust Asm Lh B & S 20 HP Vert Intek 8 1501 Bolt 5 / 16 - 18 Uric x 3 / 4 w / sems 10 16 , ? _ 75 ShieldHeat 13 165391 Gasket Kohler 14 132B0336 Nipple , Pipe 4 - 1 / 2 " 15 13200300 Elbow , Std 90 Degree 3 / 8 - 18 Npt 16 11050600 Washer Lock Ext Tooth3 / 8 17 1749 ( 3624 Screw Thdrol 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 2 Tt 23 159880 Shield , Browning 25 164068 ContrOlCoke 26 73920600 Nut Keps 3 / 8 - 24 Unf 29 " ( 371 ' B0 K ( tSpark Arrestor 31 157103 Tank , Fuel 32 161696 Cap Asm Fuel 33 123487X Clamp Hose BIk 34 106082X Pad Spacer 35 ' 17490512 Screw , Thdrol 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 37 8543R Line Fuel 54 " 38 o - _ . . . . . Plug Oil Drain ( Order FromEngine Manufacturer ) Pad Idler 39 _ 109227X 62 ° 10040500 Washer , Lock Hvy Helica ! 5 / 16 72 : 71070512 Screw Hex Hd Cap 81 128861 ' Nut Flange 1 / 4 - 20 Start _ N _ t k Screw Hw Hd Hi - Lo # 13 - 16 x 3 / 4 102 _ 164863 NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgiven in U , S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 43
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 SEAT ASSEMBLY 11 12 KEY PART KEy PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 1401 ' 24 Seat 13 121248X BushingSnap BIkNy150 Id 2 140551 BracketPnt PivotSeat ( blk ) 14 720 £ _ ' 11 ; BoltRdhd ShtNk 1 / 4 - 20x1 - 1 / 2 3 STD523710 BoltF _ Hex 3 / 8 - 16unc X 1 15 12124 _ , , . Spacer Spilt 4 19131610 Washer 13 / 32 X 3 / 4 X 10 Ga 16 123740X Spdng 5 145006 Clip Push InHinged 17 123976X Nut Lock 1 / 4 Lge Fig Gr5 Zinc 6 STD541437 Nut Hex Lock w / Ins3 / 8 - 16 Uric 18 124238X Cap Spring Seat 7 124181X SpringSeat Cprsn 2 250 B4kZi 21 153236 Bolt Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 Unc - 2A 8 17490616 22 STD541431 ScrewThdro ! 3 / 8 - 16 X 1 Ty - tt Nut Hex Lock w / ins 5 / 16 - 18 Washer 13 / 32 X 1 X 14Ga 9 1913 _ 614 24 19171912 Washer 17 / 32X 1 - 3 / 16 X 12 Ga , 10 155925 Pan Pnt Seat ( blk ) 25 127018X BoltShoulder 5 / 16 - 18 X 62 11 166369 Knob Seat NOTE : Allcomponent dimensionsgiven in U . S . inches 12 121246X Bracket Pnt Mounting Switch 1 inch = 25.4 mm ' 44
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NU MBER 917.272130 DECALS 16 4 10 6 3 \ 7 12 - - 2 - 1 - - 2 KEY PART KEY PART DESCRIPTION DESCRIPTION NO . NO . NO , NO . Decal , Sting WnlDomed 1 164085 Decal , Dash Atom Eng Gr . 13 164065 , Prem Srs 2 106202X Reflector'Tail LightRed / Amber Decal , V - Belt , Schematic Decal , Hbod _ . R . H 14 160397 3 163916 Decal , Engine 4 163917 Decal , Hood , LH . 15 165399 Decal , Rplc . 5 163208 Decal , Fender Sd White 16 167184 Radi6sp 46 " 20 149516 Decal Battery Dngr / Psn Eng Decal , Customer Maintenance 21 138 _ 47 Deca _ , Battery Diehard Sears 6 133644 Decal , Uft Handle 7 167330 Decal , ' Dash - - 138311 Pad FootrestLH STLT 8 166887 Decal , Deck F . . Z3 - - 154515 Pad FootrestRH STLT 9 163204 Decal , Fender , Craftsman - - 1545 _ 16 Owner'sManual , . English 10 156439 Decal , iFender Danger - - 168149 11 164088 Decal , - , Brake Clutch Stph - - 168149 Owner's Manual , Spanish 12 146046 Decal , V - Belt Ddve Schematic KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 59192 Cap Value 33re 2 65139 Stem Value 3 106222X 13reFront 4 59904 Tube Front'fire ( Not Provided , 4,10 . Service Item Only , ' 5 106732 ) ( 427 P , k'nFront 6 278H ' FittingGrease ( Front Wheel Only ) 11 7 9o4o1 : 1 Bearing Flange ( Front Wheel Only ) 8 106108X427 Rim Rear 9 122082X , " 13reRear 10 7152J Tube Rear " _ re ( Not Provided , SercieItem Only 11 104767X Cap Axle - - 144334 Sealant , " fire ( 10 oz . tube ) NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgivenin U . S . inches lm _ = 25.4mm 45
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TRACTOR : - - MODEL NUMBER 917.2 " / ' 2130 LIFT ASSEMBLY 30 , , 13 3 13 19 13 20 19 15 46
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TRACTO P • _ . MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 LIFT ASSEMBLY KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 t 59461 Wire Asm . , Inner w / plunger 2 159476 ShaftAsm Uft 3 138284 Pin Groove 4 12000002 E Ring # 5133 - 62 5 15211621 Washer 21 / 32 X 1 X 21 Ga 6 120183X Beadng Nylon 7 125631X Grip Handle Fluted 8 122365X Button Plunger 11 139865 LinkLiftLh 12 139866 Link LiftRh 13 STD624008 RetainerSpdng . 15 127218 Unk Front 16 73350800 Nut Jam Hex 1 / 2 - 13 Unc 17 130171 TrunnionBIk Zinc 18 73680800 Nut Crownlock1 / 2 - 13 UNC 19 139868 Arm SuspensionRear 20 163552 Spdng Retainer 23 110807X Nut Special : 24 19131016 Washer 13 / 32 X 5 / 8 X 16 Ga 25 164524 Spring : . _ 6 76020308 Pin Cotter 3 _ 32 x 1 _ • 164543 Rod AdjustLift _ u 73350600 Nut Hex Jani 3 / 8 - 16 Unc 29 138057 Knob Infinite 3 / 8 - 16 Unc Black 30 150233 TrunnionInfin Height 31 140302 Beadng Pvt . : LiflSpherical 32 73540600 Nut , Crownlock _ 3 / 8 - 24 36 155097 Pointer , Height Indicator 37 123935X Plug , Hole ' 38 17490512 Screw Thdrul 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 40 19112410 Washer 11 / 32x 1 - 1 _ 2x 10Gauge 41 155098 IndicatorHeight STLT 49 145212 Nut Hex Flange Lock 50 110452X Nut Push Phos & Oil _ NOTIE : All componentdimensionsgiven inU . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 47
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.27 ' 2130 MOWER DECK 46 49 41 47 116 117 J l 21 22 20 8 _ I ' 48
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 MOWER DECK KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTIQN Pulley , Idler , Driven 1 164210 Housing , Mower 46 ' 39 144917 Spdng , Secondary 44 / 45 / 50 Vent 3 138457 BracketAsm . , Sway Bar 40 137273 Screw , Thdroll 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 Tytt 5 STD6 , ? . 4008 RetainerSpring 41 17490620 6 130832 Arm , Suspension , Rear ( Sway 42 122052X Spacer , Retainer ' Bar ) , 43 144949 Ann , IdlerSoc0ndar _ Bolt , Patched 3 / 8 - 24 x 1 - 1 / 4 Gr . 8 44 133943 8 850857 Washer , Hardened 9 STD551137 Washer , Lock H , y . , Unplated 3 / 8 45 145059 Cover , Mandrel Dec _ Washer , Hard Bla : ' l = Mower 46 137729 Screw , ThdrolL 1 / 4 _ 20x 5 / 8 10 140296 Vented 47 144959 V - Belt , Mower , Secondary 11 163819 Blade , 46 " Mower Deck 48 148763 V - Belt , Mower , Pdmery 12 129895 Beadng , Ball , Mandrel . # 6204 49 STD541437 Nut , Crownlock 3 / 8 - t6 UNC 13 137553 ShaftAsm . w / Lower Beadng 50 72110612 Bolt , Carriage 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 2 Gr . 5 ( IncludesKey No . 12 ) 51 153390 Washer Felt 14 137152 Housing , Mandrel 52 156493 PulleyIdler 15 110485X Bearing , Ball , Mandrel 53 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 1 ' 6x 12 Ga . 16 14O329 Stdpper , Mower Round 54 74780616 Bolt FinHex 3 / 8 - 16 ' 1 . _ NCx I Gr . 5 18 72140505 Bolt , Carriage 5 / 16 - 18 x 5 / 8 55 72140608 Bolt Rdhd Sqnk 3 / 6 . t6 UNC x 1 19 132827 Bolt , Hex Head , Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 72 19131616 Washer 13 / 32 x I x 1 _ Ga . 20 145055 Baffle , VortexMewer 46 " 92 STD5414 _ 7 Nut Lock Hex W / Ins3 / 8 - 16 UNC 21 STD541431 Nut , Crownlock . , , ' , 3 - 18 UNC 101 145579 Cover , Mulching , 22 134753 Stiffiner , Bracket 102 71161010 Screw 23 131267 Bracket , Deflecto _ 103 10071000 Washer , Lock # 10 24 105304X Cap , Sleeve 104 19061216 • Washer 25 149287 Spring , Torsion , Deflector 105 160793 LatchAsm . Bagger . 26 110452X Nut , Push 106 2029J Nut , Weld 27 157788 Shield , Deflector Mower 116 137644 Bolt , Shoulder 28 19111016 Washer 11 / 32x5 / 8 x 16 Ga . 117 133957 Gauge Wheel , Wide 29 131491 Rod , Hinge 118 73930600 Nut , Centerlock 3 / 6 . t6 UNC 30 157722 Screw , Tt _ dRol ! ingWasher Head 119 19121414 Washer 3 / 8 x 7 / 8 x 1AGa . 31 129963 Washer , Spacer Mower Vented 126 144948 Arm , Idler , Pdmah / . Deck46 " 32 153531 Pulley , Mandrel 127 146763 Pulley , Idler , V - Greoye Dim . 4.25 33 137266 Nut , Fig . Top LockCntr . 9 / 16 - - 16622 _ Deck Complete ( Std . iDeck - Order 34 144945 Anchor , S'pdngDock 46 " separately mulehor plate and 35 17490628 Screw , T _ roll 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 3 / 4 Tytt gauge wheel componentsKey Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 16Ga . 36 STD551037 Nos . 101 - 106 and 116 - 116 ) 37 131494 Pulley , Idler , Flat - - 143651 Mandrel Assembly ( Includes Key Numbers 8 - 10 , 12 - 15,31 and 33 ) 38 156086 Keeper , Belt , Idler NOTE : All componentdimensions givenin U . S . inches 1 insh = 25.4 rem 49
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TRACTOR _ - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 PEERLESS TRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER 206 - 545C 150 157 , 47 58 29 157 , 41A 45 50
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 PEERLESS TRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER 206 - 545C KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION , Brake Lever ' 1 772147 Transaxle C , er 41A 790079 2 780086A Needle Bearth _ , d ( ) 42 792073A Screw 1 / 4 - 20 X1 - 1 / 4 ( _ Transaxle Case 42A 792085A 3 770128 Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 2 1 / 4 ( _ 4 776395 Countershaft 43 792075 Locknut5 / 16 - 24 5 776409 Output Shaft • 44 790025 Brake Pad Holder 6 776364 Spur Gear ( 38 teeth ) 45 786066 Spacer . 2625 x 1.0 6A 778369 SpurGear ( 15 teeth ) 46 786086 Brake Lever Bracket 7 778330 Spur Gear ( 11 teeth ) 47 774690 Axle ( 11 - 15 / : 16 _ ) Long ) 8 792180 Shift Key 48 774691 Axle ( 16 oI / 2 ( _ long ) 8A 782047 WoodruffKey # 9 49 778356 Spur Gear ( 29 teeth ) 9 784352 Shift Collar 50 778338 Spur Gear ( 67 teeth ) 10 784378 Shift Rod & Fr " " 51 778354 Spur Gear ( 23 teeth ) 11 778334 Revel Gear , , ; h ) 52 778382 Spur Gear ( 19 teeth ) 12 778309 Input Bevel } . 3 teeth ) 53 778350 Spur Gear ( 16 teeth ) 13 778368 Revel Gear ( . [ eeth ) ( Include . 54 778346 ' Spur Gear ( 15 teeth ) 14 ) 56 778355 , Spur Gear ( 11teeth ) 14 778368 Revel Pinion ( 13 teeth ) ( Include . 57 778 . . 337 Spur Gear ( 13 teeth ) 13 ) 88 778353 Spur Gear ( 17 teeth ) 15 778370 Ring Gear ( 43 teeth ) 59 778351 . Spur Gear ( 21 : teeth ) 17 786188 Drive Pin 60 778349 Spur Gear ( 24 te _ th ) 18 786102 Spacer 1.130 X . 695 61 778345 Spur Gear ( 28 tec : th ) 20 792077A Ball 5 / 160 dia 65 780189 " Flat Washer . 563 ID x . 062W 21 792078 Set Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 60 66 776422 Input Shaft 22 792079 Spdng . 310 C ) Dx . 625 L 67 776396 Shifter & Brakesl _ aft 25 792073A Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 1 / 4 ( _ 69 792170 Retaining Ring 25A 792177 Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 3 / 80 70 786 ' 187 Spacer . 890 26 792125 Retaining Ring ( pkg of 2 ) 71 788069 SquareCut Ring 27 792035 Retaining Ring 71B 788092 ( _ ) O _ Ring 28 788040 Retaining Ring 76 780090 Flat Washer i . 128 ID x . 058W 29 780072 Thrust Washer . 627 ID x . 031W 77 788078A InvertedRetaining Ring 29A 780160 Thrust Washer . 762 ID x . 031W 79 792144 Spdng . 43000 x . 5000 L 29B 780051 ThrustlWaSher . 762 ID x . 031W 82 778333 Bevel & Spur Gec3r ( 30 & 13 29C 780199 Anti - RotationWasher . 632 teeth ) 30 780108 Cup Washer 1.127 ID x . 032W 63 778 . _ 38 Spur Gear ( 27 _ eeth ) 31 780001 Flat Washer . 750 ID x . 056W 85 792154 ' Oil FillPlug • ( Use As Needed ) 87 788089A Oil Seal 9 / 16 ( _ 31A 780195 Flat Washer . 750 ID x . 062W 150 788093A LiquidGasket R'W Silicone 32 788083 Oil Se _ l 5 / 8 ( 5 157 788088A Oil Seal 3 / 4 ( _ 34 780194 Bushing . 563 180 730229A Gear Oil 80W90 35 780193 Flanged Bushing5 / 80 ID 900 794712 Replacement MST - 206 - 545C 35A 780197 Flanged Bushing . 751 Tmnsaxle 36 790075 Brake pisk 37 790007 Brake Pad plate 38 799021 Brake Pad ( pkg of 2 ) NOTE : Altcomponentdimensionsgh / en ' ! hU . S . inches 39 786026 Dowel Pin 1 inch = i25 . 4 mm 40 792076A Flat Washer . 312 ID x . 059W 51
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 BRIGGS ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 407777 , TYPE NUMBER 0121 - E1 929 _ • 10 11 _ 213 _ 267 _ _ " 216 188 " _ 265 * REQUIRESSPECIALTOOLS TO INSTALL " SEE REPAIR 267 INSTRUCTIONMANUAL 525 ' 447A 287 # 1031 O , 1033 VALVE OVERHAUL KiT 7 276 75o a • 4 1,03O8W.ER ' S . AI HUAL 11036 EMISSIONS LABEL I 52
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TRACTOR : - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 BRIGGS ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 407777 , TYPE NUMBER 0121 - E1 74 ' _ 73 635 ' - " f 578 r - e 526 I ff ' _ , " " 501 _ , ' . _ _ ' _ 789 _ j : , , _ _ j _ a2 ® 33 I - _ - J - . . I • 334 57 _ 405 uv _ 358 GASKET SET 3 _ 2o 7 _ 51 _ 163 _ 276 , o . i 9 _ 51 _ 863 _ i ' _ . o2 1 513 _ ' _ 783 _ ' _ 1 943Q 177 _ 2 _ 691 _ 88 _ 311 462 lO8 _ _ l ° = ' _ JJ 803 • < _ 801 697 _ ' 54
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TRACTOR - ' MODEL NUMBER 917.272130 BRIGGS ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 407777 , TYPE NUMBER 012i - E1 PART PART KEYO . KEYO . NO . DESCRIPTION N N NO . DESCRIPTION , ' Fuel Transfel'Tube 1 690231 CylinderAssembly 135 499803 lu Gasket - Flaat 2 499585 Bushing - Cylinder 137 690994 Choke Shaft Kit " 3 690926 + Seal - Oil 141 499807 I Nozzle - Carburetor 4 690069 Sump - Engine 142 499808 Key - Timing . 5 499587 Head - CylinderNo . I 146 94388 lu Gasket * Nozzle 5A 499595 Head - CylinderNO . 2 150 281767 Retainer . Solenoid 7 690962 + U Gasket - CylinderHead 160 690996 + U Gasket - AirCleaner 8 499601 BreetherAssem _ " y 163 691001 9 690937 + Gasket - Breather 177 691031 + O - Ring Seal ( Dipstick ) Line - Fuel ( Cut to Required 10 690960 Screw ( BreathorAssy . ) 187 691050 Length ) ' 11 690942 Tube - Breather Line - Fuel 12 690945 + Gasket - Crankcase 187A 691049 Screw ( ControlBracket ) 13 690360 Screw ( Cylinder Head ) 188 690960 Adjuster - RonkerArm 15 690946 Plug - Oil Drain 192 690083 Spring - Governor 16 691046 Crankshaft 209 690018 Spdng - GovemedIdle 20 690947 + Seal - Oil ( PTO Side ) 211 690019 Link - Throttle 23 691053 Flywheel 212 691020 Bracket - ChokeControl 24 690974 Key - Flywheet 213 691021 Link - Choke 25 499588 PistonAssembly ( Std . ) 2t6 69 _ 022 Gear - Governor 499589 PistonAssembly ( . 010 00 . S . ) 219 394348 Washer ( GovernorLever ) 499590 PistonAssembly ( . 020 " O . S , ) 220 690412 Bracket - Contr01 , 499591 PistonAsserr _ ( . 030 " O . S . ) 222 691023 ControlLever - Go _ , emor 26 499604 Ring Set - Piston ( Std , ) 227 691048 Screw ( ChokeValve ) 499605 Ring Set - Piston ( . 010 ( _ O . S . ) 231 690718 Filter - Fuel , 499606 Ring Set - Piston ( . 020 00 . S . ) 240 691035 Element - Breather 499607 Ring Set - Piston ( . 030 00 . S . ) 252 690956 Retainer - Elemen , t , 27 690975 Lock - PistonPin 256 690957 Screw ( EngineSump ) 28 499582 Pin - Piston " 258 690308 Clamp - Casing 29 499583 Rod - Connecting 265 691024 Screw ( CasingClamp ) 32 690976 Screw ( ConnectingRod ) 267 69t044 + IU Sealing Washer , 33 499596 Valve - Exhauet 276 69 ( _ 97 Washer ( Gov . ControlLever ) 34 499597 Valve - Intake 278 690097 Screw ( Dipstick Tube ) 35 690963 Spring - Valve ( Intake ) 287 690960 Housing - Blower 36 690963 Spring - Valve ( _ ' _ aust ) 304 691004 Screw ( BlowerHousing ) 40 690964 Retaiber - Valv , _ 305 691005 Motor - Stealer 42 499586 Keeper - Valye 309 691262 Bolt - StarterMotol " 45 690977 Valve'Tappet 310 691263 BrushSet 46 690978 CamShaft 311 691 " 264 Nut ( Rywbeet ) . 48 692714 ShortBIock 332 69 _ 59 _ Armature - Magneto 50 690948 Mani _ pld - lntake 333 691060 51 690949 + IU Gasket - Intake 334 691061 Screw ( Armature ) Spark Plug 51A 690950 + lu Gasket - Intake 337 691043 Gasket Set 53 690951 Stud ( Carburetor ) 358 499889 FlywbeetPul ! er 54 690953 Screw ( etake Manifold ) 363 691062 Wrench . Spark Plug 73 691055 Screon - Rotating 383 690966 Screw ( Fue ! Pump ) 74 691057 Screw ( RotatingScreen ) 385 690960 Pump - Fuel 75 691056 Washer ( Flywheel ) 387 691034 Washer ( GovernorCrank ) 89 690238 Plug'Oil _ 404 690442 Screw ( Back Plate ) 95 690718 Screw ( ThrottleValve ) 405 690960 Filter * AirCleaner Cartridge 98 499802 Idle Speed Kit 445 691007 Screw ( Air Guide Cover ) 104 690984 I Pin - FloatHinge 447 691003 105 690985 I Valve - FltmtNeedle 447A 690960 Screw ( Air Guide Cover ) 108 690986 Valve - ChoiCe + IncludedinGasket Set , Ref . No . 358 117 690232 I Jet - Main ( Standard ) I Includedin Gasket Set , Ref . No . 121 117 690989 Jet4vtainHigh Altitude ) u Includedin Gasket Set , Ref . No . 977 121 499811 Carbu'retorOverhaulKit U Includedin Gasket Set , Ref . No . 1033 122 690952 Spacer - Carburetor 125 499804 Carburetor NOTE : All componentdimensionsgivenin U , S . inches 130 690993 Valve : rnrettle 1 inch = 25,4 mm 131 499805 Throttie Shaft Kit 133 499806 Float - Carburetor 55
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.2q ' 2130 BRIGGS ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 407777 , TYPE NUMBER 0121 - E1 PART KEY PART KEY NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 462 691261 _ - U Gasket - Exhaust Washer ( Stader Cable ) 883 690970 467 691008 Knob - AirCleaner 914 690960 Screw ( Rocker Cover ) 474 691064 Aitemator 918 691040 Hose - Vacuum 501 691185 Regulator * 929 691003 : Screw ( ChokeControlBracket ) 505 691029 Nut ( Gov . ControlLever ) 934 691058 Screw ( Fan Retainer ) 510 497606 Drive - Starter 943 690589 + O - Ring Seal ( Oil PumpCover ) 513 692 ( _ 4 Clutch - Drive 947 499809 Solenoid - Fuel 523 691036 iDipstickckTube Oil Pump Cover Dipst 965 499613 525 691037 . Fiiter - Pre - Cleaner 526 690960 Screw ( Regulator ) 967 691016 Cover - AirCleaner Armatura - Stader ( Service with 968 499788 544 Bowl - Float 691262 Starter Motor ) 975 499810 , GasketSet - Carburetor 552 690552 Bushing - GovernorCrank 977 499812 lu " Seal - ThrottleShaft 552A 69O553 Bushing - GovernorCrank 987 691U , . ) 034 556 691183 Screw ( Aitemator ) 993 69002 lu Gasket - Plate 562 690311O9 Bolt ( Gov . Contro _ Lever ) 1905 691243 Fan - Flywheel 873 6910 Plate - Bock Retainer - Fan 578 691208 WireAssernbly , 1006 691247 _ lippla - Oil Filter 579 691029 Nut ( Starter Cablq ) 1013 76909540 601 691038 Clamp - Hose , , 1017 6967 bil Pump Screen 615 690317 Retainer - Govemo ] - Shaft 1019 690103 Label Kit Crank - Governor : 616 66910450 + U Gasket - Rocker Cover 628 6909 Screw ( Fuel pump Bracket ) 1022 696 _ 9719 Cover - Rocker ( Cyl . No . 1 ) lu Seal - Choke Shaft 1023 4995 6.33 16909980 635 6912 Cover - Rocker ( Cyl . No . 2 ) Boot . Spark Plug , 1023A 499600 654 69O958 Nut ( Carburetor ) 1024 499 ( . Pump - Oil 668 691215 Spacer 1026 690981 Rod - Push ( Steel ) 690657 691 + GovernorShaftSeal 1026A 69 ( " _ - Rod - Push ( Aluminum ) 697 690372 Screw ( Drive Cap ) 1027 690 _ ; ' . Filter - Oil 703 69O010 ' Clip 1029 690972 RoskerArm 718 690959 Pin - Locater 1033 499890 Valve Overhaul Kit 726 499612 ' Gear - Ring 1035 691042 Shaft - Pump 741 _ ) 980 Gear - Timing 1036 499783 EmissionsLabel 742 690328 E - Ring Retainer 1051 691265 Ring - Retaining 750 691O33 Screw ( Oil Pump Cover ) 1058 273694 Owfler _ ) sManual 783 693058 Gear - Pinion 1081 691032 + O - Ring Seal ( DipstickTube ) 788 691039 Fuel Pump Bracket 1096 691293 Retainer - Brush 788 691220 Hamess . Widng 1100 690973 RockerArm Pivot 797 693167 Screw ( BrushRetainer ) 1123 690987 lu O - Ring Seal ( Solenoid 798 890967 Screw ( RockerArm ) Retainer ) 801 691283 Cap - Ddve 1124 690988 lu O - Ring Seal - Fuel TransferTube 802 691286 Cap - End 1125 690996 I Screw ( cover Plate ) 8O3 Housing - Starter ( Service with 1126 690991 Screw ( FuelTransferTube 691262 Starter Motor ) 1127 6969q2 Screw ( Float Bowl ) 847 499602 ¸ Dips _ ck / ' rubeAssembly 1128 69099C I Screw ( CarburetorNozzle ) _ 1234 851 Terminal * Cable I _ 1 I _ 1 407777 - O27 - E1Replacement Engine 855 Adapter - Air _ 1Qll Cover - AirGuide 865 _ 1012 + IncludedinGasket Set , Ref . No . 358 866A 691014 Cover - Air Guide I Includedin Gasket Set , Ref . No . 121 Cover - AirGuide 865B 691015 u Includedin Gasket Set , Ref . No . 977 868 690968 Seal - Valve U Includedin Gasket Set , Raf . No . 1033 871 690969 Bushing - Guide • alternatorConnector / Wire 877 399916 NOTE : Allcomponentdimensionsgiven inU . S , inches 878 881237 Hamess - Altemator 1 inch = 25.4 mm 690999 Plate - Cover 881 56
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SUGGESTED GUIDE FOR SIGHTING SLOPES FOR SAFE OPERATION ONLY RIDE UP AND DOWN HILL , NOT ACROSS HILL Operatb your Tractor up a - ridd0wntlle face Ofsldl _ es ( not I greater than 15 ° ) , never across the face . Make turns gradu - ally to prevent tipping or loss of control . Exercise extreme | caution when changing dlrecUon on slopes . II
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1772147 Cover
10784378 Shift rod and fork
11778334 Bevel gear
12778309 Bevel gear
13778368 Gear
14778368 Gear
15778370 Ring gear
150788093A Sealer
157788088A Oil seal
17786188 Drive pin
18786102 Spacer
180730229A Gear oil 80w90
2780086A Needle bearing
20792077A Ball
21792078 Screw
22792079 Spring
25792073A Screw
25A792177 Screw 1/4-20 x 1-3/8"
26792125 Retaining ring
27792035 Retaining ring
28788040 Retaining ring
29780072 Washer
29A780160 Washer
29B780051 Washer
29C780199 Washer
3770128 Transaxle case
30780108 Washer
31780001 Washer
31A780195 Washer
32788083 Oil seal
34780194 Bushing
35780193 Bushing
35A780197 Bushing
36790075 Brake disc
37790007 Plate
38799021 Brake pads
39786026 Dowel pin
4776395 Countershaft
40792076A Washer
41A790079 Brake lever
42792073A Screw
42A792085A Screw
43792075 Locknut 5/16-24
44790025 Holder, brake pad
45786066 Spacer
46786086 Bracket
47774690 Axle
48774691 Axle
49778356 Spur gear
5776409 Output shaft
50778338 Spur gear
51778354 Spur gear
52778352 Spur gear
53778350 Spur gear
54778346 Spur gear
56778355 Spur gear
57778337 Spur gear
58778353 Spur gear
59778351 Spur gear
6778364 Spur gear
60778349 Spur gear
61778345 Spur gear
65780189 Washer
66776422 Input shaft
67776396 Brake shaft
69792170 Retaining ring
6A778369 Spur gear
7778330 Spur gear
70786187 Spacer
71788069 Seal
71B788092 Ooo ring
76780090 Washer
77788078A Retaining ring
79792144 Spring
8792180 Shift key
82778333 Bevel and spur gear (30 and 13 teeth)
83778338 Spur gear
85792154 Plug
87788089A Oil seal
8A792047 Woodruff key #9
9784352 Collar
900794691 Replacement mst-206 -545c transaxle
05111S Tune up kit (spring 2002)
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1163465 Battery, 12 volt 28 amp
10145211 Bolt btr frt 1/4-20 x 7.5
11150109 Holde down battery dash mount
12145769 Nut psuh nylon 1/4" battery frt
16153664 Switch, interlock push-in
1817720408 Screw
19STD551125 Washer, lock 1/4
274760412 Bolt
2073350400 Nut
21166184 Harness
224152J Bulb
248860R Starter cable
25146148 Cable
26166180 Fuse, 15 amp
2773510400 Nut, keps hex 1/4-20 unc
28145491 Cable
29160784 Switch . plunger
30163968 Switch, ignition delth push -in
33140403 Key ignition molded craftsman, delta
40166166 Harness , ignition
42131563 Cover
43145673 Solenoid
45122822X Ammeter
50154963 Switch pto 3pdt red delta
5517490508 Screw
70166668 Engine harness
79163996 Bulbholder assembly incandescent sv.
87603J Tray
80146685 Clutch harness
81109748X Relay
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1166819 Chassis
10STD533710 Bolt, carriage 3/8-16 x 3/4
11163455 Panel, dash, lh
114158112 Keeper belt rear lh
11517490620 Screw thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/4
11619131614 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 14
13163456 Panel, dash, rh
140158418 Bracket suspension
142165867 Plate . reinforcement
143154966 Backrest, swaybar chassis
144154207 Bracket, footrest stlt
145156524 Rod pivot chassis/hood
154161897 Bracket dash right hand
155161900 Bracket dash stealth lh
156163805 Striker plate
157163806 Magnet ytgt
158162037 Parking brake
159155123X428 Cupholder stltl black
160162967 Fastener nut
161164655 Hood bumper
166164863 Screw hw hd hi-lo #13-16 x 3/4
17161023X558 Hood assembly
2140356 Drawbar
20162026 Plate battery styt
2519131312 Washer
26STD541437 Locknut
28160564X558 Grille
29161235 Grille lens
317490612 Screw, thd., roll. 3/8-16 x 3/4
30154791X558 Fender/footrest pnt styt w/ch tl
31139976 Support bracket
3717490508 Screw
38139886 Pivot bracket
39139887 Pivot bracket
50161236 Baffle stealth ytgt b & s/kohl
54161464 Screw, spiderloc hex hd #8 x 7/8
58161236 Duct hood
59110436X Bushing snap split blk
60STD533707 Bolt, rdhd sqnk 3/8-16 unc x 3/4
64162025 Dash, lower styt
74STD541437 Nut, crownlock 3/8-16 unc
9163976 Dash, stealth ytgt 2 cyl
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1N/P Transaxle peerless, model 206-545c
10STD561210 Pin, cotter
10019111216 Washer
11105701X Washer
11219091210 Washer
113127285X Strap
1374550412 Bolt
1410040400 Washer
14574490540 Hex flange bolt
150165850 Bell bushing
15119133210 Washer
156166002 Serrated washer
158165589 Shift
159165494 Hub tapered flange shift
16STD541431 Nut lock hx w/ins 5/16-18 unc
16019292016 Washer
16172140406 T bolt
16273680400 Lock nut
16374780416 Bolt hex fin 1/4-20 unc x 1 grade 5
16419091210 Washer 5/8 x .281 x 10 ga
165165623 Bracket pivot lever
166166880 Screw 5/16 - 18 x 5/8 tt yellow
168165492 Shoulder bolt
169165580 Plate . fastener
18STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr. 5
19STD541437 Nut
2146682 Spring return brake t / a zinc
20150280 Bolt
21106933X Knob
22130804 Rod , brake
23154978 Clutch bracket
24STD541237 Nut
25106888X Spring rod
26STD551037 Washer
27STD561210 Pin
28145204 Rod
29124236X Cap, parking brake, red
3123666X Pulley
30130807 Mounting bracket
31127275X Keeper
32STD523107 Bolt
3372140506 Bolt rdhd sqnk 5/16-18unc x 3/4
34155071 Shaft assembly pedal foot lt/stlt
35120183X Bearing
36STD551062 Washer
37STD571810 Roll pin
38131494 Pulley, idler, flat
39STD523727 Bolt
412000028 Ring, retainer
404470J Spacer
41165838 Keeper , belt
4219131312 Washer
47127783 Pulley, idler, v-groove, plastic
48154407 Cl bellcrank
49123205X Retainer
5121520X Torque strap
50STD523715 Bolt
51STD541437 Nut crown lock 3/8-16 unc
52STD541431 Nut crown lock 5/16-18 unc
53105710X Link
55105709X Spring
56STD523712 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 x 1-1/4
57130801 V-belt, ground drive
58127274X Keeper
59140312 Keeper, belt, center span
617490512 Screw, thd., roll. 5/16-18 x 3/4
6117490612 Screw, thd., roll. 3/8-16 x 3/4
628883R Pedal cover
63145868 Pulley
65STD551143 Washer
66154778 Keeper - belt
74137057 Spacer
75121749X Washer
76STD581075 E-ring
77123583X Square key
78121748X Washer
792228M Key woodruff
8165866 Rod shift fender adjust stlt
80145090 Shift arm
81165592 Cross shaft
82165711 Shift spring
8319171216 Washer
84166231 Link . transaxle
85150360 Nut
89158391X428 Shift console
9160889 Electric clutch
90124346X Nut
964497H Retainer spring
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1159944X428 Steering wheel
10156438 Link drag extended stamped
11STD551137 Washer, lock hvy hlcl spr 3/8
1273940800 Nut
13154779 Spacer, bearing, front axle
1573901000 Nut
17156543 Shaft, assembly steering
1857079 Washer
19160395 Support shaft
2154427 Axle, assembly front
22165857 Screw, hex wash head torx
23165851 Shaft, assembly pittman
25154406 Bracket, steering
27136874 Sector gear
2917490612 Screw, thdrol 3/8-16 x 3/4 ty-tt
3156483 Spindle
32139929 Rod, tie bj solid 1975 manual
3319111216 Washer
3410040500 Washer lock hvy hlcl spr 5/16
3573810500 Locknut 5/16-24 unf
36155105 Bushing, strg. .742/.747 id
37152927 Screw, tt no. 10-32 x 5 x 3/8 flange
38159946X428 S insert . cap
4157473 Spindle
40STD541537 Gripco nut
41159945 Adapter
42163888 Steering boot
43121749X Washer
46121232X Cap
476855M Zerk grease fitting
56266H Thrust washer
6121748X Washer
62167905 Steering kit
65154780 Axle spacer
66154404 Bearing - arm
6774781044 Bolt
68154429 Axle brace
719272016 Washer
7219182411 Washer
73160135 Steer collar
7919132012 Washer
812000029 Ring
8074950612 Bolt hex nylon 3/8-16 x 3/4
93366R Bearing
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1164067 Control throt
10162797 Shield heat
102164863 Screw hw hd hi-lo #13-16 x 3/4
13165391 Gasket kohler
1413280336 Pipe nipple
1513200300 Elbow, std 90 degree 3/8-18 npt
1611050600 Washer lock ext tooth 3/8
1717490624 Screw thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/2 tt
217720410 Screw hex thd cut 1/4-20 x 5/6
23159880 Shield, browning / debris guard
25164068 Control coke
2673920600 Nut
29137180 Spark arrestor
3N/P Engine briggs model 407777-0121-e1
31157103 Tank fuel 3.5 stl w/o sensor
32161696 Fuel gauge cap
33123487X Clamp hose
34106082X Pad
3517490512 Screw, thdrol 5/16-18 x 3/4
378543R Fuel line
38N/P Plug oil drain (order from enginemanufacturer)
39109227X Pad idler
4149723 Muffler, assembly, twin lo-tone
5160589 Tube manifold
6159955 Tube manifold
6210040500 Washer, lock hvy helical 5/16
7271070512 Screw
8150176 Bolt
81128861 Nut flange 1/4-20 starter nut
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1140124 Seat
10155925 Pan pnt seat (blk)
11166369 Adjustment knob . seat
12121246X Bracket
13121248X Bushing
1472050412 Bolt, rdhd sht nk 1/4 - 20 x 1 - 1/2
15121249X Split spacer
16123740X Compression spring
17123976X Nut lock 1/4 lge flg gr 5 zinc
18124238X Spring cap
2140551 Bracket pivot
21153236 Bolt shoulder 5/16-18 unc-2a
22STD541431 Nut hex lock w/ins 5/16-18
2419171912 Washer
25127018X Bolt
3STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1
419131610 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 40 (96012001102)
5145006 Clip push-in hinged (96012001102)
6STD541437 Nut hex lock w/ins 3/8-16 unc
7124181X Spring
817490616 Screw thdrol 3/8-16 x 1 ty-tt
919131614 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 14 ga
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1164085 Dash decal
10156439 Decal, danger fender english/spanish
11164088 Decal, brake clutch stealth stph
12146046 Decal
13164065 Decal, strng. whl. domed prem. srs
14160397 Deacal, v-belt schematic
15165407 Decal, engine
16167184 Decal, rplc
2106202X Reflector
20149516 Decal battery danger/poison english assembly
21138047 Decal
3163916 Decal, hood, craftsman, rh
4163917 Decal, hood, l.h.
5163208 Decal, fender sd white rad/6sp 46"
6133644 Decal
7167330 Decal, dash
8166887 Decal deck mower ez3 mulching
9163204 Decal, fender, craftsman
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
159192 Valve cap
107152J Tube
11104757X Cap axle
265139 Valve stem
3106222X Tire front
459904 Tube
5106732X427 Rim front
6278H Fitting
79040H Flange bearing
8106108X427 Rim rear
9122082X Tire rear
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1159461 Wire
11139865 Link lift lh
12139866 Link lift rh
13STD624008 Retainer spring
15127218 Front Link
1673350800 Nut jam hex 1/2-13 unc
17130171 Trunnion blk zinc
1873680800 Nut
19139868 Arm suspension
2159476 Assembly line shaft
20163552 Clip, hairpin (standard hardware-purchase locally)
23110807X Nut
2419131018 Washer 13/32 x 5/8 x 16 ga
25164024 Spring
2676020308 Pin cotter 3/32 x 1/2
27164543 Rod adjust lift
2873350600 Nut hex jam 3/8-16 unc
29138057 Knob
3138284 Groove pin
30150233 Trunnion
31140302 Bearing pvt. lift spherical
3273540600 Crownlock nut
36155097 Pointer, pnt height indicator
37123935X Hole plug
3817490512 Screw thdrol 5/16-18 x 3/4
412000002 E ring #5133-62
4019112410 Washer
41155098 Scale indicator height
49145212 Hex nut
519211621 Washer
50110452X Push nut
6120183X Bearing
7125631X Grip
8122365X Button, plunger
0144334 Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
05479J Plug
0168148 Owner's manual, english
0166222 Mower service 46" (standard deck - order separa...
0154516 Footrest pad
0154515 Pad footrest lh stlt
0143651 Mandrel
0138311 Decal
0168149 Owner's manual, spanish
1164210 Housing, mower 46"
10140296 Washer
101145579 Cover
10271161010 Screw
10310071000 Washer, lock #10
10419061216 Washer
105160793 Assembly b latch
1062029J Nut weld .327/.304 no. 10-24
11163819 Blade, 46" mower deck
116137644 Bolt, shoulder
117133957 Gauge wheel
11873930600 Lock nut
11919121414 Washer 3/8 x 7/8 x 14 ga.
12129895 Bearing
126144948 Arm idler
127146763 Pulley
13137553 Shaft
14137152 Housing
15110485X Bearing
16140329 Stripper, mower round
1872140505 Bolt, carriage 5/16-18 x 5/8
19132827 Bolt shoulder
20145055 Baffle
21STD541431 Nut, crownlock 5/16-18 unc
22134753 Stiffiner, bracket
23131267 Bracket, deflector
24105304X Cap
25149287 Spring, torsion, deflector
26110452X Push nut
27157788 Shield, deflector mower
2819111016 Washer
29131491 Rod , hinge
3138457 Bracket
30157722 Screw, thd rolling washer head
31129963 Washer, spacer mower vented
32153531 Pulley, mandrel
33137266 Nut, flg. top lock cntr. 9/16
34144945 Anchor
3517490628 Screw
36STD551037 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 ga.
37131494 Pulley, idler, flat
38156086 Keeper belt
39144917 Pulley
40137273 Spring
4117490620 Screw, thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/4 tytt
42122052X Spacer, retainer
43144949 Arm idler
44133943 Washer, hardened
45145059 Cover
46137729 Screw
47144959 Belt
48148763 Belt
49STD541437 Nut, crownlock 3/8-16 unc
5STD624008 Retainer spring
5072110612 Bolt
51153390 Washer
52156493 Pulley idler
5319131312 Washer
5474780616 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr. 5
5572140608 Bolt rdhd sqnk 3/8-16 unc x 1
6130832 Arm, suspension, rear (sway bar)
7219131616 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 16 ga.
8850857 Bolt blade
9STD551137 Washer, lock hvy., unplated 3/8
92STD541437 Nut lock hex w/ins 3/8-16 unc