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Owner's Manual ICRnFTSMnN ° , , I LAWN TRACTOR 15.5 HP , 42 " Mower Electric Start 6 Speed Transaxle Model No . 917.272351 differently from previously built engines . Before you start the [ _ This product has a low emission engine which operates engine , read and understand this Owner's Manual . IMPORTANT : For answers to your questions about this product , Call : Read and follow all Safety Rules and Instructionsbefore 1 - 800 - 659 - 5917 Sears Craftsman Help Line operating this equipment . 5 am - 5 pro , Mort - Sat Sears , Roebuck and Co . , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179 U . S . A . Visit our Craftsman website : www . sears . comicraftsman
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Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Safety Rules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Service and Adjustments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21 Product Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 AssemblyiPre - Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Repair Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32 Maintenance Schedule . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Sears Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Back Cover LIMITED WARRANTY ON CRAFTSMAN RIDING EQUIPMENT For two ( 2 ) years from the date of purchase , if this Craftsman Riding Equipment is maintained , lubricated and tuned up according to the instructions in the owner's manual , Sears will repair or replace free of charge any parts that are found to be defective in material or workmanship according to the guidelines of coverage listed below . Sears will also provide free labor for these applicable warranted parts for the two full years . During the first 30 days of purchase , there will be no charges to service the product at your home for issues covered by this warranty . ( See exclusions below ) . For your conve - nience , IN HOME warranty service will still be available after the first 30 days of pur - chase , but a trip charge will apply . This charge will be waived if the Craftsman product is dropped off at an authorized Sears location . For the nearest authorized Sears location , please call 1 - 800 - 4 - MY - HOME ® . This warranty applies only while this product is within the United States . This Warranty does not cover : ° Expendable items which become worn during normal use , including but not limited to blades , spark plugs , air cleaners , belts , and oil filters . ° Standard Maintenance Servicing , oil changes , or tune - ups ° Tire replacement or repair caused by punctures from outside objects , such as nails , thorns , stumps , or glass . ° Repairs necessary because of operator abuse , including but not limited to , damage caused by towing objects beyond the capability of the riding equipment , impacting objects that bend the frame or crankshaft , or over - speeding the engine . ° Repairs necessary because of operator negligence , including but not limited to , elec - trical and mechanical damage caused by improper storage , failure to use the proper grade and amount of engine oil , failure to keep the deck clear of flammable debris , or failure to maintain the equipment according to the instructions contained in the owner's manual . ° Engine ( fuel system ) cleaning or repairs caused by fuel determined to be contami - nated or oxidized ( stale ) . In general , fuel should be used within 30 days of its pur - chase date . ° Normal deterioration and wear of the exterior finishes , or product label replacement . ° Riding equipment used for commercial or rental purposes . LIMITED WARRANTY ON BATTERY For ninety ( 90 ) days from date of purchase , if any battery included with this riding equip - ment proves defective in material or workmanship and our testing determines the battery will not hold a charge , Sears will replace the battery at no charge . During the first 30 days of purchase , there will be no charges to replace the battery at your HOME . After the first 30 days , for your convenience , IN - HOME warranty service will still be avail - able but a trip charge will apply . This charge will be waived if the Craftsman product is dropped off at an authorized Sears location . For the nearest authorized Sears location , please call 1 - 800 - 4 - MY - HOME ® . This battery warranty applies only while this product is within the United States . This warranty gives you specific legal rights , and you may also have other rights , which vary , from state to state . Sears , Roebuck and Co . , Dept . 817WA , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179 2
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IMPORTANT : This cutting machine is capable of amputating hands and feet and throw - ing objects . Failure to observe the following safety instructions could result in serious injury or death . • Be aware of the mower discharge direc - _ WARNING : In order to prevent ac - tion and do not point it at anyone . Do cidental starting when setting up , trans - not operate the mower without either porting , adjusting or making repairs , the entire grass catcher or the guard in always disconnect spark plug wire and place . place wire where it cannot contact spark • Slow down before turning . plug . • Never leave a running machine unat - _ WARNING : Do not coast down a hill in tended . Always turn off blades , set neutral , you may lose control of the tractor . parking brake , stop engine , and remove keys before dismounting . • JkWARNING : Tow only the attachments • Turn off blades when not mowing . that are recommended by and comply with • Stop engine before removing grass specifications of the manufacturer of your catcher or unclogging chute . tractor . Use common sense when towing . • Mow only in daylight or good artificial Operate only at the lowest possible speed light . when on a slope . Too heavy of a load , • Do not operate the machine while under while on a slope , is dangerous . Tires can the influence of alcohol or drugs . lose traction with the ground and cause • Watch for traffic when operating near or you to lose control of your tractor . crossing roadways . • JkWARNING : Engine exhaust , some of • Use extra care when loading or un - its constituents , and certain vehicle com - loading the machine into a trailer or ponents contain or emit chemicals eknownr truck . to the State of California to cause canc • Data indicates that operators , age 60 and birth defects or other reproductive years and above , are involved in a large harm . percentage of riding mower - related in - _ u ] kWARNING : Battery posts , terminals juries . These operators should evaluate and related accessories contain lead and their ability to operate the riding mower lead compounds , chemicals known to the safely enough to protect themselves and State of California to cause cancer and others from serious injury . birth defects or other reproductive harm . • Keep machine free of grass , leaves or Wash hands alter handling . other debris build - up which can touch hot exhaust / engine parts and burn . Do I . GENERAL OPERATION not allow the mower deck to plow leaves or other debris which can cause build - • Read , understand , and follow all instruc - tions in the manual and on the machine up to occur . Clean any oil or fuel before starting . spillage before operating or storing there machine . Allow machine to cool befo • Only allow responsible adults , who are familiar with the instructions , to operate storage . the machine . • Clear the area of objects such as rocks , II . SLOPE OPERATION toys , wire , etc . , which could be picked Slopes are a major factor related to loss - up and thrown by the blade . of - control and tipover accidents , which can • Be sure the area is clear of other people result in severe injury or death . All slopes before mowing . Stop machine if anyone require extra caution . If you cannot back enters the area . up the slope or if you feel uneasy on it , do • Never carry passengers . not mow it . • Do not mow in reverse unless abso - lutely necessary . Always look down and behind before and while backing . 3
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DO : • Never carry children . They may fall off and be seriously injured or interfere with ° Mow up and down slopes , not across . ° Remove obstacles such as rocks , tree safe machine operation . • Never allow children to operate the limbs , etc . machine . • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps . Un - even terrain could overturn the machine . • Use extra care when approaching blind corners , shrubs , trees , or other objects Tall grass can hide obstacles . that may obscure vision . • Use slow speed . Choose a low gear so that you will not have to stop or shift IV . SERVICE while on the slope . • Use extra care in handling gasoline and • Follow the manufacturer's recommend - other fuels . They are flammable and ations for wheel weights or counter - vapors are explosive . weights to improve stability . - Use only an approved container . • Use extra care with grass catchers or - Never remove gas cap or add fuel other attachments . These can change with the engine running . Allow the stability of the machine . engine to cool before refueling . Do • Keep all movement on the slopes slew not smoke . and gradual Do not make sudden - Never refuel the machine indoors . changes in speed or direction . - Never store the machine or fuel con - • Avoid starting or stopping on a slope . If tainer inside where there is an tires lose traction , disengage the blades open flame , such as a water heater . and proceed slowly straight down the • Never run a machine inside a closed slope . area . DO NOT : ° Keep nuts and bolts , especially blade * Do not turn on slopes unless neces - attachment bolts , tight and keep equip - sary , and then , turn slowly and gradually ment in good condition . downhill , if possible . ° Never tamper with safety devices . ° Do not mow near drop - offs , ditches , Check their proper operation regularly . or embankments . The mower could ° Keep machine free of grass , leaves , or suddenly turn over if a wheel is over other debris build - up . Clean oil or fuel the edge of a cliff or ditch , or if an edge spillage . Allow machine to cool before caves in . storing . ° Do notmow on wet grass . Reduced ° Stop and inspect the equipment if you traction could cause sliding . strike an object . Repair , if necessary , ° Do not try to stabilize the machine by before restarting . putting your foot on the ground . ° Never make adjustments or repairs with ° Do not use grass catcher on steep the engine running . slopes . ° Grass catcher components are subject II1 . CHILDREN to wear , damage , and deterioration , which could expose moving parts or Tragic accidents can occur if the operator allow objects to be thrown . Frequently is not alert to the presence of children . check components and replace with Children are often attracted to the ma - manufacturer's recommended parts , chine and the mowing activity . Neveras - when necessary . sume that children will remain where you ° Mower blades are sharp and can cut . last saw them . Wrap the blade ( s ) or wear gloves , and • Keep children out of the mowing area use extra caution when servicing them . and under the watchful care of another ° Check brake operation frequently . Ad - responsible adult . just and service as required . • Be alert and turn machine off if children enter the area . • Before and when backing , look behind and down for small children . 4
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• Remove obstacles such as rocks , tree ° Be sure the area is clear of other people before mowing . Stop machine if anyone limbs , etc , enters the area . • Watch for holes , ruts , or bumps , Uneven ° Never carry passengers or children terrain could overturn the machine . Tall even with the blades off , grass can hide obstacles , ° Do not mow in reverse unless abso - • Use slow speed . Choose a low gear lutely necessary . Always look down and so that you will not have to stop or shift behind before and while backing . while on the slope , ° Never carry children , They may fall off • Avoid starting or stopping on a slope , If and be seriously injured or interfere with tires lose traction , disengage the blades safe machine operation . and proceed slowly straight down the ° Keep children out of the mowing areaher slope , and under the watchful care of anot • If machine stops while going uphill , responsible adult . disengage blades , shift into reverse and ° Be alert and turn machine off if children back down slowly . enter the area . • Be not turn on slopes unless necessary , ° Before and when backing , look behind and down for small children . and then , turn slowly and gradually downhill , if possible , ° Mow up and down slopes ( 15 ° Max ) , not across . PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS Gasoline 1.25 Gallons Capacity Unleaded and Type : Regular Oil Type : SAE 30 ( above 32 ' _ F ) API - SF - SJ ) : SAE 5W - 30 ( beIow 32 ' _ F Oil Capacity : W / Filter : 3.5 Pintsts WiO Filter : 3,0 Pin Spark Plug : Champion RC12YC ( Gap : . 030 " ) Forward : Ground Speed 1st 1,1 ( MPH ) : 2rid 1.4 3rd 2.2 4th 3,3 5th 4,4 6th 4,9 Reverse : 1.4 Tire Pressure : Front : 14 PSI Rear : 12 PSI Charging 3 Amps Battery System : 5 Amps Headlights Battery : AmpiHr : 28 Min , CCA : 230 Case Size : U1R Blade Bolt Torque : 27 - 35 Ft . Lbs . 5
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REPAIR PROTECTION CONGRATULATIONS on your purchase of a new tractor . It has been designed , AGREEMENTS engineered and manufactured to give Congratulations on making a smart pur - you the best possible dependability and chase . Your new Craftsmar _ ) product is performance . designed and manufactured for years of Should you experience any problem you dependable operation . But like all products , cannot easily remedy , please contact a it may require repair from time to time . That's Sears or other qualified service center . when having a Repair Protection Agreement We have competent , well - trained techni - can save you money and aggravation . cians and the proper tools to service or Purchase a Repair Protection Agreement repair this tractor . now and protect yourself from unexpected Please read and retain this manual . The hassle and expense . instructions will enable you to assemble Here's what's included in the Agreement : and maintain your tractor properly . Always ° Expert service by our 12,000 profe - observe the " SAFETY RULES " . sional repair specialists . ° Unlimited service and no charge for CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITIES parts and labor on all covered repairs . ° Read and observe the safety rules . ° Product replacement if your covered ° Follow a regular schedule in main - product can't be fixed . taining , caring for and using your tractor . ° Discount of 10 % from regular price of ° Follow the instructions under " Mainte - service and service - related parts not nance " and " Storage " sections of this covered by the agreement ; also , 10 % owner's manual . off regular price of preventive mainte - nance check . , _ WARNING : This tractor is equipped ° Fast help by phone - phone support with an internal combustion engine and from a Sears technician on products should not be used on or near any unim - requiring in - home repair , plus conve - proved forest - covered , brush - covered or nient repair scheduling . grass - covered land unless the engine's Once you purchase the Agreement , a exhaust system is equipped with a spark simple phone call is all that it takes for you attester meeting applicable local or state to schedule service . You can call anytime laws ( if any ) . If a spark arrester is used , it day or night , or schedule a service ap - should be maintained in effective working pointment online . order by the operator . Sears has over 12,000 professional repair In the state of California the above is re - specialists , who have access to over 4.5 quired by law ( Section 4442 of the Califor - million quality parts and accessories . nia Public Resources Code ) . Other states That's the kind of professionalism you can may have similar laws . Federal laws apply count on to help prolong the life of your on federal lands . A spark attester for the new purchase for years to come . Purchase muffler is available through your near - your Repair Protection Agreement today ! est Sears service center ( See REPAIR Some limitations and exclusions apply . PARTS section of this manual ) . For prices and additional information call 1 - 800 - 827 - 6655 . SEARS INSTALLATION SERVICE For Sears professional installation of home appliances , garage door openers , water heaters , and other major home items , in the U . S . A . call 1 - 800 - 4 - MY - HOME ® 6
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Steering Wheel Steering Wheel Insert C ) ( 1 ) Large Flat Washer 1 / 2 - 20 ( 1 ) Hex Bolt1 / ( 1 ) Locknut 1 / 4 - 28 x 1 - 4 ( 1 ) Locknut 1 / 4 - 28 Steering Extension = _ Steering Wheel Adapter Shaft I teering Boot Seat ( 1 ) Washer 17 / 32 x 1 - 3 / 16 x 12 Gauge _ ( 1 ) Knob For Future Use Keys " - - t Slope Sheet Video Cassette 7
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Your new tractor has been assembled at the factory with the exception of those parts left unassembled for shipping purposes . To ensure safe and proper operation of your tractor all parts and hardware you assemble must be tightened securely . Use the correct tools as necessary to insure proper tightness . Review the video cassette before you begin . Insert TOOLS REQUIRED FOR ASSEMBLY A socket wrench set will make assembly easier . Standard wrench sizes you need are listed below . ( 1 ) 3 / 4 " wrench ( 1 ) Pliers ( 1 ) 7 / 16 " wrench ( 1 ) Utility knife ( 1 ) Tire pressure gauge When right or left hand is mentioned in this manual , it means , from your point of view , when you are in the operating posi - tion ( seated behind the steering wheel ) . TO REMOVE TRACTOR FROM CARTON UNPACK CARTON 1 . Remove all accessible loose parts and parts boxes from carton . 2 . Cut along dotted lines on all four pan - els of carton . Remove end panels and lay side panels flat . 3 . Check for any additional loose parts or cartons and remove . BEFORE REMOVING TRACTOR FROM SKID ATTACH STEERING WHEEL ASSEMBLE EXTENSION SHAFT AND 7 . Snap steering wheel insert into center BOOT of steering wheel . 1 . Slide extension shaft onto lower steer - 8 . Remove protective materials from trac - tor hood and grill . ing shaft . Align mounting holes in ex - tension and lower shafts and install 1 / 4 IMPORTANT : Check for and remove any staples in skid that may puncture tires hex bolt and Iocknut . Tighten securely , where tractor is to roll off skid . IMPORTANT : Tighten bolt and nut se - curely to 10 - 12 ft . Ibs torque . INSTALL SEAT 2 . Place tabs of steering boot over tab Adjust seat before tightening adjustment slots in dash and push down to secure . knob . INSTALL STEERING WHEEL 1 . Remove adjustment knob and flat 3 . Position front wheels of the tractor so washer securing seat to cardboard they are pointing straight forward . packing and set aside for assembly of 4 . Remove steering wheel adapter from seat to tractor . steering wheel and slide adapter onto 2 . Pivot seat upward and remove from steering shaft extension . the cardboard packing . Remove the 5 . Position steering wheel so cross bars cardboard packing and discard . are horizontal ( left to right ) and slide 3 . Place seat on seat pan so head of inside boot and onto adapter . shoulder bolt is positioned over large 6 . Assemble large flat washer , 1 / 2 hex nut slotted hole in pan . and tighten securely . 8
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4 . Push down on seat to engage shoulder NOTE : You may now roll or drive your bolt in slot and pull seat towards rear of tractor off the skid . Follow the appropriate instruction below to remove the tractor tractor . from the skid . 5 . Pivot seat and pan forward and as - semble adjustment knob and flat TO ROLLTRACTOR OFF SKID ( See washer loosely , Do not tighten . Operation section for location and 6 . Lower seat into operating position and sit in seat . function of controls ) 7 . Slide seat until a comfortable position 1 . Press lift lever plunger and raise is reached which allows you to press attachment lift lever to its highest po - sition . clutch / brake pedal all the way down . 8 . Get off seat without moving its ad - 2 . Release parking brake by depressing justed position . clutch / brake pedal . 9 . Raise seat and tighten adjustment 3 . Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) knob securely . position . 4 . Roll tractor forward off skid . Seat 5 . Remove banding holding deflector shield up against tractor . TO DRIVE TRACTOR OFF SKID ( See Seat Pan - . Operation section for location and function of controls ) Shoulder Bolt _ WARNING : Before starting , read , un - derstand and follow all instructions in the Operation section of this manual . Be sure tractor is in a well - ventilated area . Be sure the area in front of tractor is clear of other people and objects . Fiat Washer 1 . Be sure all the above assembly steps have been completed . 2 . Check engine oil level and fill fuel tank with gasoline . 3 . Sit on seat in operating position , depress clutch / brake pedal and set the Adjustment Knob parking brake . 4 . Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) CHECK BATTERY position . 1 . Lift seat pan to raised position . 5 . Press lift lever plunger and raise NOTE : If this battery is put into service attachment lift lever to its highest posi - after month and year indicated on label tion . ( label located between terminals ) charge 6 . Start the engine . After engine has battery for minimum of one hour at 6 - 10 started , move throttle control to idle amps . ( See " BATTERY " in Maintenance position . section of this manual for charging instruc - 7 . Depress clutch / brake pedal into full tions ) . " BRAKE " position and hold . Move gearshift lever to 1st gear . Seat 8 . Slowly release clutch / brake pedal and slowly drive tractor off skid . 9 . Apply brake to stop tractor , set park - ing brake and place gearshift lever in neutral position . 10 . Turn ignition key to " STOP " position . Continue with the instructions that follow . 9
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CHECKTIRE PRESSURE , / CHECKLIST The tires on your tractor were overinflated Before you operate your new tractor , we at the factory for shipping purposes . Cor - wish to assure that you receive the best rect tire pressure is important for best performance and satisfaction from this cutting performance . Quality Product . ° Reduce tire pressure to PSI shown in Please review the following checklist : " PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " section J All assembly instructions have been of this manual . completed . J No remaining loose parts in carton . CHECK DECK LEVELNESS J Battery is properly prepared and For best cutting results , mower hous - charged . ( Minimum 1 hour at 6 amps ) . ing should be properly leveled . See ' qO J Seat is adjusted comfortably and tight - LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in the Service ened securely . and Adjustments section of this manual . v " All tires are properly inflated . ( For ship - CHECK FOR PROPER POSITION ping purposes , the tires were overin - OF ALL BELTS flated at the factory ) . See the figures that are shown for replac - v " Be sure mower deck is properly leveled ing motion and mower blade drive belts side - to - sideifront - to - rear for best cutting in the Service and Adjustments section results . ( Tires must be properly inflated of this manual . Verify that the belts are for leveling ) . routed correctly . J Check mower and drive belts . Be sure they are routed properly around pulleys CHECK BRAKE SYSTEM and inside all belt keepers . After you learn how to operate your trac - v " Check wiring . See that all connections tor , check to see that the brake is properly are still secure and wires are properly adjusted . See " TO ADJUST BRAKE " in clamped . the Service and Adjustments section of While learning how to use your tractor , pay this manual . extra attention to the following important items : J Engine oil is at proper level . v " Fuel tank is filled with fresh , clean , regu - lar unleaded gasoline . v " Become familiar with all controls - their location and function . Operate them before you start the engine . v " Be sure brake system is in safe operat - ing condition . 10
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These symbols may appear on your tractor or in literature supplied with the product . Learn and understand their meaning . R N H L I ' , , I REVERSE NEUTRAL HIGH LOW CHOKE FAST SLOW IGNITION ENGINE OFF LIGHTS ON ENGINE ON ENGINE START PARKING BRAKE PARKING BRAKE PARKING BRAKE LOCKED UNLOCKED OVER TEMP FUEL OIL PRESSURE BATTERY REVERSE FORWARD MOWER HEIGHT MOWER LIFT LIGHT ® @ @ @ @ ATTACHMENT ATTACHMENT KEEP AREA CLEAR SLOPE HAZARDS CLUTCH ENGAGED CLUTCH DISENGAGED DANGER , KEEP HANDS AND FEET AWAY ( SEE SAFETY RULES SECTION ) DANGER indicates a hazard which , if not avoided , & will result in death or serious injury . WARNING indicates a hazard which , if not avoided , & could result in death or serious injury . FREE WHEEL ( Automatic ModeLs only ) CAUTION indicates a hazard which , if not avoided . & might result in minor or moderate injury . & CAUTION when used without the alert symbol , indicates a situation that could result in damage to the tractor and / or engine . Failure to follow instructions could result in serious injury or HOT SURFACES indicates a hazard which , death . The safety alert symbol if not avoided , could result in death , serious injury , , _ , . is used to identify safety inform - - - and / or property damage . ation about hazards which can FIRE indicates a hazard which , if not avoided , result in death , serious injury J _ could result in death , serious injury and / or and / or property damage . property damage . 11
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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 . Attachment Clutch Lever Ignition Switch Ammeter Light Switch Position Throttle ! Choke ControI Attachment Lift Lever Clutch / Brake Pedal o Height Adjustment Indicator _ gBrake Lever Gearshift Lever \ Our tractors conform to the safety standards of the American National Standards Institute . ATTACHMENT CLUTCH LEVER - Used LIFT LEVER PLUNGER - Used to release to engage the mower blades , or other at - attachment lift lever when changing its tachments mounted to your tractor . position . ATTACHMENT LIFT LEVER - Used to LIGHT SWITCH POSITION - Turns the raise , lower , and adjust the mower deck or headlights on and off . PARKING BRAKE LEVER - Locks clutch / other attachments mounted to your tractor . CLUTCH / BRAKE PEDAL - Used for brake pedal into the brake position . THROTTLE / CHOKE CONTROL - Used declutching and braking the tractor and starting the engine . for starting and controlling engine speed . AMMETER - Indicates battery charging GEARSHIFT LEVER - Selects the speed and direction of tractor . ( + ) or discharging ( - ) . IGNITION SWITCH - Used for starting and stopping the engine . 12
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The operation of any tractor can result in foreign objects thrown into the eyes , which can result in severe eye damage . Always wear safety glasses or eye shields while operating your tractor or performing any adjustments or repairs . We recommend standard safety glasses or a wide vision safety mask worn over spectacles . HOW TO USE YOUR TRACTOR ° Turn ignition key to " STOP " position and remove key . Always remove key when TO SET PARKING BRAKE leaving tractor to prevent unauthorized Your tractor is equipped with an operator use . presence sensing switch . When engine ° Never use choke to stop engine . is running , any attempt by the operator IMPORTANT : Leaving the ignition switch to leave the seat without first setting the in any position other than " STOP " will parking brake will shut off the engine . cause the battery to discharge and go 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal all the way dead . down and hold . NOTE : Under certain conditions when 2 . Pull parking brake lever up and release tractor is standing idle with the engine pressure from clutch / brake pedal . running , hot engine exhaust gases may Pedal should remain in brake position . cause " browning " of grass . To eliminate Make sure parking brake will hold trac - this possibility , always stop engine when tor secure . stopping tractor on grass areas . Attachment Clutch Lever _ , CAUTION : Always stop tractor com - " Engaged _ Position Throttle ! pletely , as described above , before leaving Choke the operator's position . Ignition Key Control _ , TO USE THROTTLE CONTROL Always operate engine at full throttle . led " • Operating engine at less than full Brake Position throttle reduces the battery charging Pedal rate . • Full throttle offers the best bagging and Brake mower performance . " Engaged " Position TO MOVE FORWARD AND BACKWARD The direction and speed of movement is _ - Gearshift controlled by the gearshift lever . Lever 1 . Start tractor with clutch / brake pedal - Brake _ " Disengaged " depressed and gearshift lever in neutral Position Position ( N ) position . 2 . Move gearshift lever to desired position . STOPPING 3 . Slowly release clutch / brake pedal to start movement . MOWER BLADES - IMPORTANT : Bring tractor to a complete • To stop mower blades , move attachment stop before shifting or changing gears . clutch lever to disengaged position . Failure to do so will shorten the useful life GROUND DRIVE - of your transaxle . • To stop ground drive , depress clutch / TO ADJUST MOWER CUTTING HEIGHT brake pedal all the way down . ° Move gearshift lever to neutral ( N ) The position of the attachment lift lever position . determines the cutting height . ° Grasp lift lever . ENGINE - ° Press plunger with thumb and move • Move throttle control to slow position . lever to desired position . NOTE : Failure to move throttle control The cutting height range is approxi - to slow position and allowing engine to mately 1 - 1 / 2 to 4 ' % The heights are mea - idle before stopping may cause engine to sured from the ground to the blade tip with " backfire " . the engine not running , 13
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These heights are approximate and may • If slowing is necessary , move throttle vary depending upon soil conditions , control lever to slower position . height of grass and types of grass being • If stopping is absolutely necessary , push mowed . clutch / brake pedal quickly to brake posi - ° The average lawn should be cut to ap - tion and engage parking brake . proximately 2 - 1 / 2 inches during the cool • Move gearshift lever to 1st gear . Be season and to over 3 inches during hot sure you have allowed room for tractor months . For healthier and better looking to roll slightly as you restart movement . lawns , mow often and after moderate • To restart movement , slowly release growth . parking brake and clutch / brake pedal . ° For best cutting performance , grass over ° Make all turns slowly . 6 inches in height should be mowed TO TRANSPORT twice . Make the first cut relatively high ; the second to desired height . • Raise attachment lift to highest position with attachment lift control . TO OPERATE MOWER • When pushing or towing your tractor , Your tractor is equipped with an operator be sure gearshift lever is in neutral ( N ) presence sensing switch . Any attempt position . by the operator to leave the seat with the • Do not push or tow tractor at more than engine running and the attachment clutch five ( 5 ) MPH . engaged will shut off the engine . NOTE : To protect hood from damage 1 . Select desired height of cut . when transporting your tractor on a truck 2 . Start mower blades by engaging at - or a trailer , be sure hood is closed and tachment clutch control . secured to tractor . Use an appropriate To stop mower blades - means of tying hood to tractor ( rope , cord , disengage attachment clutch control . etc . ) . _ [ _ CAUTION : Do not operate the mower TOWING CARTS AND OTHER ATTACH - without either the entire grass catcher , MENTS on mowers so equipped , or the deflector shield in place . Tow only the attachments that are recom - mended by and comply with specifications Attachment Clutch Lever of the manufacturer of your tractor . Use " Engaged " Position common sense when towing . Too heavy Attachemnt of a load , while on a slope , is dangerous . Lift Lever Tires can lose traction with the ground and , High Position cause you to lose control of your tractor . " Low BEFORE STARTING THE ENGINE , , , , Position CHECK ENGINE OIL LEVEL The engine in your tractor has been shipped , from the factory , already filled Position with summer weight oil . 1 . Check engine oil with tractor on level ground . 2 . Remove oil fill cap / dipstick and wipe . . . . Deflector clean , reinsert the dipstick and screw Shield cap tight , wait for a few seconds , re - move and read oil level . If necessary , TO OPERATE ON HILLS add oil until " FULl " mark on dipstick is , _ WARNING : Do not drive up oF " down reached . Do not overfill . hills with slopes greater than 15 ° and do ° For cold weather operation you should not drive across any slope . Use the slope change oil for easier starting ( See " OIL VISCOSITY CHART ' in the Mainte - guide at the back of this manual . ° Choose the slowest speed before start - nance section of this manual ) . ing up or down hills . ° To change engine oil , see the Mainte - nance section in this manual . ° Avoid stopping or changing speed on hills . 14
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ADD GASOLINE . Insert key into ignition and turn key ° Fill fuel tank to bottom of tank filler neck . clockwise to start position and release key as soon as engine starts . Do Do not overfill . Use fresh , clean , regular not run starter continuously for more unleaded gasoline with a minimum of than fifteen seconds per minute . If the 87 octane . ( Use of leaded gasoline will engine does not start after several increase carbon and lead oxide deposits attempts , move throttle control to fast and reduce valve life ) . Do not mix oil position , wait a few minutes and try with gasoline . Purchase fuel Jnquanti - again . If engine still does not start , ties that can be used within 30 days to move the throttle control back to the assure fuel freshness . choke position and retry . _ CAUTION : Wipe off any spilled oil or WARM WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F and fuel . Do not store , spill or use gasoline above ) near an open flame . 6 . When engine starts , move the throttle IMPORTANT : When operating Jntemper - control to the fast position . atures below 32 ° F ( 0 ° C ) , use fresh , clean ° The attachments and ground drive can winter grade gasoline to help insure good now be used . If the engine does not cold weather starting . accept the load , restart the engine and CAUTION : Alcohol blended fuels ( called allow it to warm up for one minute using gasohol or using ethanol or methanol ) can the choke as described above . attract moisture which leads to separa - COLD WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F and tion and formation of acids during storage . below ) Acidic gas can damage the fuel system of an engine while Jn storage . To avoid 6 . When engine starts , allow enginen to run with the throttle control i the engine problems , the fuel system should be emptied before storage of 30 days choke position until the engine runs or longer . Drain the gas tank , start the roughly , then move throttle control engine and let it run until the fuel lines to fast position . This may require an and carburetor are empty . Use fresh fuel engine warm - up period from several next season . See Storage Instructions for seconds to several minutes , depending additional information . Never use engine on the temperature . ° The attachments can also be used dur - or carburetor cleaner products Jn the fuel tank or permanent damage may occur . ing the engine warm - up period . NOTE : If at a high altitude ( above 3000 TO START ENGINE feet ) or in cold temperatures ( below 32 F ) When starting the engine for the first time the carburetor fuel mixture may need to or if the engine has run out of fuel , it will be adjusted for best engine performance . ( See " TO ADJUST CARBURETOR " in the take extra cranking time to move fuel from the tank to the engine . Service and Adjustments section of this 1 . Sit on seat in operating position , manual ) . depress clutch / brake pedal and set parking brake . 2 . Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) position . 3 . Move attachment clutch to disengaged position . 4 . Move throttle control to choke position . NOTE : Before starting , read the warm and cold starting procedures below . 15
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MOWING TIPS • If grass is extremely tall , it should be • Mower should be properly leveled for mowed twice to reduce load and pos - best mowing performance . See " TO sible fire hazard from dried clippings . LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in the Make first cut relatively high ; the second Service and Adjustments section of this to the desired height . manual . • Do not mow grass when it is wet . • The left hand side of mower should be Wet grass will plug mower and leave used for trimming . undesirable clumps . Allow grass to dry • Drive so that clippings are discharged before mowing . onto the area that has already been • Always operate engine at full throttle cut . Have the cut area to the right of when mowing to assure better mow - the tractor . This will result in a more ing performance and proper discharge even distribution of clippings and more of material . Regulate ground speed by uniform cutting . selecting a low enough gear to give the • When mowing large areas , start by mower cutting performance as well as turning to the right so that clippings will the quality of cut desired . discharge away from shrubs , fences , • When operating attachments , select a driveways , etc . After one or two rounds , ground speed that will suit the terrain mow in the opposite direction making and give best performance of the at - left hand turns until finished . tachment being used . f • f 1 • J 16
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MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE _ _ _ _ " FiLL IN DATES _ ' _ _ ; _ ' _ u _ 4 _ Iv REGULAR SERVICE / _ _ " SERVI _ DATES i i CheCk Operator Presence and T Mted0ck Systems I1 _ R Chc < tk for LOOSe Fasteners _ 1 _ Ks T Lubrication Chart Sharpen ! ReplaCe Mower Blades _ 0 Check Battery Level R Clean Battery and Terminals _ I _ v ' Check Transexle Cooling Check V _ Belts Check Engine Oil Level _ I _ Change Engine Oil { with Oil filter ) _ , _ I _ E Change Engine Oil { without Oil filter ) _ 1,2 N CleanAirFiltm _ j G Clean Air Screen Attester Inspect Muffler / Spe . rk E Replaco Oil Filter { If equipped ] _ 2 Clean Engine Co01iRg Fin8 11 _ 2 Ftepla _ Spark Plug _ I _ Repla _ Air Filter Paper Cartridge Repla _ Fuel Filter 1 © hence more o _ ton when operating under a heavy 1Dad or 3 _ Replace blades i " nore ol [ en when i " nowing h _ sat _ dy _ - oil in high _ mbient tompe _ ures 4 _ NO _ required if equipped wi _ h i " n _ intenance _ free ba [ f . ery 2 _ er _ ice more o _ ten when ope _ atil _ g ir _ dirb / Or dusty _ ond _ on $ 5 _ Tighten front axle phtot bolt to 35 ft Ib _ mmdmum DO t _ ot overti _ hten GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS LUBRICATION CHART The warranty on this tractor does not ( _ : - < i _ ) SpindIe cover items that have been subjected to Zerk Zerk operator abuse or negligence . To receive full value from the warranty , operator must maintain tractor as instructed in this manual . ( _ ) Front Wheel ( . i _ ; FrontWheel Some adjustments will need to be made Bearing Bearing Zerk Zerk periodically to properly maintain your tractor . All adjustments in the Service and Adjust - ments section of this manual should be checked at least once each season . * Once a year you should replace the spark plug , clean or replace air filter , and check blades and belts for wear . A new spark plug and clean air filter assure proper air - fuel mixture and help ( i , ) General Purpose Grease your engine run better and last longer . _ 2 _ R , efer to Maintenance " ENGINE " Section BEFORE EACH USE IMPORTANT : Do not oil or grease the 1 . Check engine oil level . pivot points which have special nylon 2 . Check brake operation . bearings . Viscous lubricants will oattractf 3 . Check tire pressure . dust and dirt that will shorten the life 4 . Check operator presence and the self - lubricating bearings . If you feel interlock systems for proper operation . they must be lubricated , use only a dry , 5 . Check for loose fasteners . powdered graphite type lubricant sparingly . 17
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TRACTOR IMPORTANT : To ensure proper assembly , center hole in blade must align with star Always observe safety rules when per - on mandrel assembly . forming any maintenance . 4 . Reassemble blade bolt , lock washer BRAKE OPERATION and flat washer in exact order as If tractor requires more than six ( 6 ) feet shown . stopping distance at high speed in highest 5 . Tighten blade bolt securely ( 27 - 35 Ft . gear , then brake must be adjusted . ( See Lbs . torque ) . ' % 0 ADJUST BRAKE " in the Service and IMPORTANT : Blade bolt is heat treated . Adjustments section of this manual ) . Trailing Up Mandrel Assembly TIRES Blade Center Hole • Maintain proper air pressure in all tires ( See " PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " Flat Washer . . . section of this manual ) . Lock Washer ° Keep tires free of gasoline , oil , or insect - control chemicals which can harm rub ber . L _ BIade Bolt ( Grade ) * ° Avoid stumps , stones , deep ruts , sharp * A Grade 8 heat treated bolt can be identified objects and other hazards that may by six lines on the bolt head . cause tire damage . NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent TO SHARPEN BLADE flat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant NOTE : We do not recommend sharp - may be purchased from your local parts ening blade - but if you do , be sure the dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry blade is balanced . rot and corrosion . Care should be taken to keep the blade OPERATOR PRESENCE SYSTEM balanced . An unbalanced blade will cause Be sure operator presence and interlock excessive vibration and eventual damage systems are working properly . If your trac - to mower and engine . tor does not function as described , repair • The blade can be sharpened with a file the problem immediately . or on a grinding wheel . Do not attempt ° The engine should not start unless the to sharpen while on the mower . clutch / brake pedal is fully depressedin • To check blade balance , you will need a and attachement clutch control is the 5 / 8 " diameter steel bolt , pin , or a cone disengaged position . balancer . ( When using a cone balancer , ° When the engine is running , any at - follow the instructions supplied with tempt by the operator to leave the seat balancer . ) without first setting the parking brake NOTE : Do not use a nail for balancing should shut off the engine . blade . The lobes of the center hole may ° When the engine is running and the appear to be centered , but are not . attachment clutch is engaged , any at - ° Slide blade on to an unthreaded portion tempt by the operator to leave the seat of the steel bolt or pin and hold the should shut off the engine . bolt or pin parallel with the ground . If ° The attachment clutch should never op - blade is balanced , it should remain in a erate unless the operator is in the seat . horizontal position . If either end of the BLADE CARE blade moves downward , sharpen the For best results mower blades must be heavy end until the blade is balanced . kept sharp . Replace bent or damaged blades . BLADE REMOVAL 5 / 8 _ Bolt or Pin 1 . Raise mower to highest position to al - low access to blades . 2 . Remove blade bolt , lock washer and Center Hole flat washer securing blade . 3 . Install new or resharpened blade with trailing edge up towards deck as shown . 18
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BATT ERY NOTE : Although multi - viscosity oils ( 5W30 , 10W30 etc . ) improve starting in Your tractor has a battery charging system which is sufficient for normal use . cold weather , these multi - viscosity oils will result in increased oil consumption when However , periodic charging of the battery used above 32 ° E with an automotive charger will extend its life , Check your engine oil level more frequent - ly to avoid possible engine damage from ° Keep battery and terminals clean . running low on oil . ° Keep battery bolts tight . Change the oil after every 25 hours of op - ° Keep small vent holes open . eration or at least once a year if the tractor ° Recharge at 6 - 10 amperes for 1 hour . is not used for 25 hours in one year . NOTE : The original equipment battery on Check the crankcase oil level before start - your tractor is maintenance free . Do not ing the engine and after each eight ( 8 ) attempt to open or remove caps or covers . hours of operation . Tighten oil fill cap / Adding or checking level of electrolyte is dipstick securely each time you check the not necessary . oillevel . TO CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMINALS TO CHANGE ENGINE OIL Corrosion and dirt on the battery and terminals can cause the battery to " leak " Determine temperature range expected power . before oil change . All oil must meet API service classification SF - SJ . 1 . Disconnect BLACK battery cable first ° Be sure tractor is on level surface . then RED battery cable and remove battery from tractor . ° Oil will drain more freely when warm . • Catch oilin a suitable container . 2 . Rinse the battery with plain water and dry , 1 . Remove oil fill cap / dipstick . Be careful not to allow dirt to enter the engine 3 . Clean terminals and battery cable ends with wire brush until bright . when changing oil . 2 . Remove yellow cap from end of drain 4 . Coat terminals with grease or petro - valve and install the drain tube onto the leum jelly , fitting . 5 . Reinstall battery ( See " REPLACING OilDrain Valve BATTERY " in the Service and Adjust - ments section of this manual ) . Closed and Locked TRANSAXLE COOLING Position - - - - - - . ( Keep transaxle free from build - up of dirt and chaff which can restrict cooling . Yellow _ - - t " ' Drain Cap - \ V - BELTS Tube Check V - belts for deterioration and wear 02z4t3 after 100 hours of operation and replace 3 . Unlock drain valve by pushing inward if necessary . The belts are not adjustable . slightly and turning counterclockwise . Replace belts if they begin to slip from 4 . To open , pull out on the drain valve . wear . 5 . After oil has drained completely , close and lock the drain valve by pushing ENGINE inward and turning clockwise until the LUBRICATION pin is in the locked position as shown . Only use high quality detergent oil rated 6 . Remove the drain tube and replace the with API service classification SF - SJ Se - cap onto the end of the drain valve . lect the oil's SAE viscosity grade accord - 7 . Refill engine with oil through oil fill dip - ing to your expected operating tempera - stick tube . Pour slowly . Do not overfill . ture . For approximate capacity see " PROD - UCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this manual . 8 . Use gauge on oil fill cap / dipstick for checking level . For accurate reading , tighten dipstick cap securely onto the tube before removing dipstick . Keep oil at " FULE ' line on dipstick . Tighten cap onto the tube securely when finished . 19
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ENGINE COOLING FINS AIR FILTER Remove any dust , dirt or oil from engine Your engine will not run properly using a cooling fins to prevent engine damage dirty air filter . Replace pre - cleaner after from overheating . every 25 hours of operation or every 1 . Remove screws from blower housing season . Service paper cartridge every and lift housing and dipstick tube as - 100 hours of operation or every season , whichever occurs first . sembly off engine . 2 . Cover oil fill opening to prevent entry of Service air cleaner more often under dusty dirt . conditions . 3 . Use compressed air or stiff bristle 1 . Pull up on air filter cover handle and brush to thoroughly clean engine cool - rotate towards engine . 2 . Remove cover . ing fins . 4 . Replace blower housing and dipstick 3 . Carefully remove air filter cartridge and tube assembly pre - cleaner from base . 4 . Clean base carefully to prevent debris Screws Blower Housing from falling into carburetor . Scows NOTE : If very dirty or damaged , replace cartridge . 5 . Place new ) re - cleaner and cartridge firmly in base . 6 . Align tabs on cover with slots in blower Dipstick Tube housing and replace cover . Assembly ; : ! 7 . Hook handle on cover and push down on handle to close . Oil Fill IMPORTANT : Petroleum solvents , such as kerosene , are not to be used to clean Opening _ \ \ \ , the cartridge . They may cause deterio - Plug Engine Cooling ration of the cartridge . Do not oil car - tridge . Do not use pressurized air to clean MUFFLER cartridge . Inspect and replace corroded muffler and spark arrester ( if equipped ) as it could cre - ate a fire hazard and / or damage . SPARK PLUG ( S ) / / Replace spark plug ( s ) at the beginning of each mowing season or after every 100 hours of operation , whichever occurs first . Spark plug type and gap setting " are shown in " PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS section of this manual . IN - LINE FUEL FILTER The fuel filter should be replaced once each season . If fuel filter becomes clogged , obstructing fuel flow to carbu - retor , replacement is required . 1 . With engine cool , remove filter and plug fuel line sections . 2 . Place new fuel filter in position in fuel line with arrow pointing towards carbu - retor . 3 . Be sure there are no fuel line leaks and Siots clamps are properly positioned . CLEAN AIR SCREEN 4 . Immediately wipe up any spilled gaso - line . Air screen must be kept free of dirt and chaff to prevent engine damage from overheating . Clean with a wire brush or compressed air to remove dirt and stub - born dried gum fibers . 20
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CLEANING We do not recommend using a garden hose or pressure washer to clean your • Clean engine , battery , seat , finish , etc . tractor unless the engine and transmis - of all foreign matter . sion are covered to keep water out . Water ° Keep finished surfaces and wheels free in engine or transmission will shorten the of all gasoline , oil , etc . useful life of your tractor . Use compressed ° Protect painted surfaces with auto - air or a leaf blower to remove grass , motive type wax . leaves and trash from tractor and mower . WARNING : TO AVOID SERIOUS INJURY , BEFORE PERFORMING ANY SERVICE OR ADJUSTMENTS : & 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal fully and set parking brake . 2 . Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) position . 3 . Place attachment clutch in " DISENGAGED " position . 4 . Turn ignition key to " STOP " and remove key . 5 . Make sure the blades and all moving parts have completely stopped . 6 . Disconnect spark plug wire from spark plug and place wire where it cannot come in contact with plug . TRACTOR 8 . Disconnect front links from deck by removing retainer springs . TO REMOVE MOWER 9 . Raise lift lever to raise dsuspensioner Mower will be easier to remove from the arms . Slide mower out from un trac - right side of tractor . tor . 1 . Place attachment clutch in " DISEN - IMPORTANT : If an attachment other than GAGED " position . the mower deck is to be mounted on the 2 . Move attachment lift lever forward to tractor , remove the front links and hook lower mower to its lowest position . the clutch spring Into square hole in frame . 3 . Roll belt off engine pulley . 4 . Remove small retainer spring , and TO INSTALL MOWER remove clutch spring off pulley bolt . 1 . Raise attachment lift lever to its highest 5 . Remove large retainer spring , slide position . collar off and push housing guide out 2 . Slide mower under tractor with deflec - of bracket . tor shield to right side of tractor . 6 . Disconnect anti - sway bar from chassis 3 . Lower lift lever to its lowest position . bracket by removing retainer spring . 4 . Connect front links to mower deck and 7 . Disconnect suspension arms from rear secure with retainer springs . deck brackets by removing retainer springs . Small Retainer S Clutch Spring SmaII Retainer Spring CIutch Engine Pulley Retainer Spring Collar ( Both Sides ) Housing Guide Deflector Shield Largeainer Ret / Spring Bracket 21
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FRONT - TO - BACK ADJUSTMENT 5 . Connect suspension arms to rearetainer deck brackets and secure with r IMPORTANT : Deck must be level side - to springs . side . If the following front - to - back adjust - 6 . Connect anti - sway bar to chassis ment is necessary , be sure to adjust both bracket and secure with retainer spring . front links equally so mower will stay level side - to - side . 7 . Push clutch cable housing guide into bracket , slide collar onto guide and To obtain the best cutting results , the secure with large retainer spring . mower housing should be adjusted so 8 . Place flat washer and clutch spring on that the front is approximately 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " idler pulley bolt and secure with small lower than the rear when the mower is in retainer spring . its highest position . 9 . Install belt onto engine pulley , Check adjustment on right side of trac - tor . Measure distance " D " directly in front TO LEVEL MOWER HOUSING and behind the mandrel at bottom edge of Adjust the mower while tractor is parked mower housing as shown . on level ground or driveway . Make sure ° Before making any necessary adjust - tires are properly inflated ( See " PROD - ments , check that both front links are UCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this equal in length . manual ) . If tires are over or underinflated , ° If links are not equal in length , adjust you will not properly adjust your mower . one link to same length as other link . ° To lower front of mower loosen nut " E " SIDE - TO - SIDE ADJUSTMENT on both front links an equal number of ° Raise mower to its highest position . turns . ° At the midpoint of both sides of mower , ° When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " measure height from bottom edge of lower at front than rear , tighten nuts " F " mower to ground . Distance " A " on both against trunnion on both front links . sides of mower should be the same or ° To raise front of mower , loosen nut " F " within 1 / 4 " of each other . from trunnion on both front links . Tighten ° If adjustment is necessary , make adjust - nut " E " on both front links an equal num - ment on one side of mower only . ber of turns . The two front links must ° To raise one side of mower , tighten lift remain equal in length . link adjustment nut on that side . ° When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower ° To lower one side of mower , loosen lift at front than rear , tighten nut " F " against link adjustment nut on that side . trunnion on both front links . NOTE : Each full turn of adjustment nut ° Recheck side - to - side adjustment . will change mower height about 1 / 8 " . ° Recheck measurements after adjusting . Bottom edge of Bottom edge of mower to ground mower to ground Both Front Links Should be Equal in Length / Suspension Arm / _ E _ Lift Link Adjustment Nut 22
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TO REPLACE MOWER BLADE DRIVE 2 . Measure distance between brake oper - BELT ating arm and nut ' W ' on brake rod . 3 . If distance is other than 1 - 1 / 2 " , loosen The mower blade drive belt may be re - jam nut and turn nut ' W ' until distance placed without tools . Park the tractor on becomes 1 - 1 / 2 " . Retighten jam nut level surface . Engage parking brake . against nut " A " . BELT REMOVAL - 4 . Road test tractor for proper stopping 1 . Remove mower from tractor ( See ' qO distance as stated above . Readjust REMOVE MOWER " in this section of if necessary . If stopping distance is manual ) . still greater than five ( 5 ) feet in highest 2 . Work belt off both mandrel pulleys and gear , further maintenance is neces - idler pulleys . sary . Replace brake pads or contact a 3 . Pull belt away from mower . Sears or other qualified service center . BELT INSTALLATION - With parking brake " Engaged " 1 . Work belt around both mandrel pulleys and idler pulleys 2 . Make sure belt is in all pulley grooves and inside all belt guides . 3 . Install mower ( See " To Install Mower " in this section of this manual ) . Nut Mandrel Pulley Idler Arm Pulley TO REPLACE MOTION DRIVE BELT Park the tractor on level surface . Engage parking brake . For assistance , there is a belt installation guide decal on bottom side of left footrest . BELT REMOVAL - 1 . Remove mower ( See'qO REMOVE MOWER " in this section of manual ) . TO CHECK AND ADJUST BRAKE NOTE : Observe entire motion drive belt Your tractor is equipped with an adjustable and position of all belt guides and keepers . brake system which is mounted on the 2 . Remove belt from stationary idler and right side of the transaxle . clutching idler . 3 . Remove belt downward from around If tractor requires more than five ( 5 ) feet to stop at highest speed in highest gear on a engine pulley . 4 . Pull belt slack toward rear of tractor . level , dry concrete or paved surface , then brake must be checked and adjusted . Remove belt upwards from transaxle pulley by deflecting belt keepers . TO CHECK BRAKE 5 . Remove belt from center span keeper 1 . Park tractor on a level , dry concrete or and pull belt away from tractor . paved surface , depress clutch / brake Engine . . . . . . pedal all the way down and engage Pulley parking brake . 2 . Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) Clutching . l - - - ' _ Idler position . The rear wheels must lock and skid when Stationary " J you try to manually push the tractor for - Idler _ ward . If the rear wheels rotate , the brake Center Span J " f needs to be adjusted or the pads need to Keeper Transaxle - - . be replaced . TO ADJUST BRAKE Pulley _ 0 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal all the way down and engage parking brake . 23
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BELT INSTALLATION - TO START ENGINE WITH A WEAK BATTERY 1 . Carefully work new belt down between transaxle belt keepers and onto the , _ WARNING : Lead - acid batteries gen - input pulley . erate explosive gases . Keep sparks , flame 2 . Slide belt into the center span keeper . and smoking materials away from bat - 3 . Pull belt toward front of tractor and roll teries . Always wear eye protection when around the top groove of engine pulley . around batteries , 4 . Install belt through stationary idler and If your battery is too weak to start the clutching idler . engine , it should be recharged . ( See " BAT - 5 . Make sure belt is in all pulley grooves TERY " in the MAINTENANCE section of and inside all belt guides and keepers . this manual ) . 6 . Install mower ( See " TO INSTALL If " jumper cables " are used for emergency MOWER " in this section of manual ) . starting , follow this procedure : TO ADJUST STEERING WHEEL ALIGN - IMPORTANT : Your tractor is equipped MENT with a 12 volt system . The other vehicle If steering wheel crossbars are not must also be a 12 volt system . Do not use horizontal ( left to right ) when wheels are your tractor battery to start other vehicles . positioned straight forward , remove steer - TO ATTACH JUMPER CABLES - ing wheel and reassemble with crossbars 1 . Connect one end of the RED cable horizontal . Tighten securely . to the POSITIVE ( + ) terminal of each FRONT WHEEL TOE - IN / CAMBER battery ( A - B ) , taking care not to short The front wheel toe - in and camber are not against tractor chassis , adjustable on your tractor . If damage hasor 2 . Connect one end of the BLACK cable occurred to affect the front wheel toe - in to the NEGATIVE ( - ) terminal ( C ) of camber , contact a Sears or other qualified fully charged battery . service center . 3 . Connect the other end of the BLACK cable ( D ) to good chassis ground , TO REMOVE WHEEL FOR REPAIRS away from fuel tank and battery , 1 . Block up axle securely . TO REMOVE CABLES , REVERSE 2 . Remove axle cover , retaining ring and ORDER - washers to allow wheel removal ( rear 1 . BLACK cable first from chassis and wheels have a square key - Do not lose ) . then from the fully charged battery , 3 . Repair tire and reassemble . 2 . RED cable last from both batteries . NOTE : On rear wheels only : align grooves in rear wheel hub and axle . Insert square key . 4 . Replace washers and snap retaining ring securely in axle groove . 5 . Replace axle cover . NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent flat tires due to slow leaks , purchase tand use tire sealant from Sears . Tire sealan Weak or Dead Fully Charged also prevents tire dry rot and corrosion . Battery Battery Washers Retaining Ring Axle Cover Square Key ( Rear Wheel Only ) 24
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REPLACING BATTERY TO REPLACE FUSE Replace with 20 amp automotive - type _ [ _ WARNING : Do not short battery plug - in fuse . The fuse holder is located terminals by allowing a wrench or any behind the dash . other object to contact both terminals at the same time . Before connecting battery , TO REMOVE HOOD AND GRILL AS - remove metal bracelets , wristwatch bands , SEMBLY rings , etc . 1 . Raise hood . Positive terminal must be connected 2 . Unsnap headlight wire connector . first to prevent sparking from accidental 3 . Stand in front of tractor . Grasp hood at grounding . sides , tilt toward engine and lift off of 1 . Lift seat pan to raised position . tractor . 2 . Disconnect BLACK battery cable first 4 . When replacing hood , be sure to re - then RED battery cable and carefully connect headlight wire connector . remove battery from tractor . 3 . Install new battery with terminals in same position as old battery . 4 . First connect RED battery cable to positive ( + ) terminal with hex bolt and keps nut as shown . Tighten securely . Headlight Wire Slide terminal cover over terminal Connector 5 . Connect BLACK grounding cable to negative ( - ) terminal with remaining hex bolt and keps nut . Tighten securely . Seat Pan ENGINE Maintenance , repair , or replacement of the emission control devices and systems , which are being done at the customers ex - pense , may be performed by any non - road Terminal Keps engine repair establishment or individual . Cover Nut - - - - - _ : _ { _ Hex Warranty repairs must be performed by an BoIt authorized engine manufacturer's service outlet . Positive ( Red ) TO ADJUST THROTTLE CONTROL Cable CABLE Negative ( Black ) Cable The throttle control has been preset at the factory and adjustment should not be nec - TO REPLACE HEADLIGHT BULB essary . Check adjustment as described 1 . Raise hood . below before loosening cable . If adjust - 2 . Pull bulb holder out of the hole in the ment is necessary , proceed as follows : backside of the grill . 1 . With engine not running , move throttle 3 . Replace bulb in holder and push bulb control lever from slow to choke posi - holder securely back into the hole in tion . Slowly move lever from choke to the backside of the grill . fast position . 4 . Close hood . INTERLOCKS AND RELAYS Loose or damaged wiring may cause your tractor to run poorly , stop running , or prevent it from starting . • Check wiring . See electrical wiring diagram in the Repair Parts section . 25
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FINAL SETTING - 2 . Check that holes " A " in governor control lever and hole in governor plate 1 . Start engine and allow to warm for five line - up . If holes " A " are not aligned , minutes . Make final adjustments with loosen clamp screw and move throttle engine running and shift / motion control cable until holes are aligned . Tighten lever in neutral ( N ) position . clamp screw securely , 2 . Move throttle control lever to slow posi - Governor tion . With finger , rotate and hold throttle Governor ControI Lever Control Plate lever against idle speed screw . Turn idle speed screw to attain 1750 RPM 3 . While still holding throttle lever against idle speed screw , turn idle mixture valve full travel clockwise then coun - terclockwise until engine runs rough . \ \ \ Turn valve to a point midway between \ those two positions . Release throttle lever . ACCELERATION TEST - 4 . Move throttle control lever from slow Clamp Screw Throttle Cable to fast position . If engine hesitates or TO ADJUST CARBURETOR dies , turn idle mixture valve out ( coun - terclockwise ) 1 / 8 turn . Repeat test and NOTE : The carburetor on this engine is continue to adjust , if necessary , until low emission . It is equipped with an idle engine accelerates smoothly . fuel adjusting needle with a limiter cap , High speed stop is factory adjusted . Do which allows some adjustment within the not adjust or damage may result . limits allowed by the cap . Do not attempt IMPORTANT : Never tamper with the to remove the limiter cap . The limiter cap engine governor , which is factory set cannot be removed without breaking the for proper engine speed . Overspeed - adjusting needle . ing the engine above the factory high The carburetor has been preset at the speed setting can be dangerous . If you factory and adjustment should not be nec - think the engine - governed high speed essary . However , minor adjustment may needs adjusting , contact a Sears or other be required to compensate for differences qualified service center , which has proper in fuel , temperature , altitude or load . If the equipment and experience to make any carburetor does need adjustment , proceed as follows : necessary adjustments . In general , turning idle mixture valve in Idle Speed Screw ( clockwise ) decreases the supply of fuel to the engine giving a leaner fuel / air mix - ture . Turning the idle mixture valve out Lever ( counterclockwise ) increases the supply of fuel to the engine giving a richer fuel / air mixture . Idle Mixture IMPORTANT : Damage to the needle Valve with valve and the seat in carburetor may result Limiter if screw is turned in too tight . PRELIMINARY SETTING - 1 . Air cleaner assembly must be assem - bled to the carburetor when making carburetor adjustments . 2 . Be sure the throttle control cable is adjusted properly ( see above ) . 26
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Also , alcohol blended fuels ( called gasohol Immediately prepare your tractor for stor - or using ethanol or methanol ) can attract age at the end of the season or if the trac - moisture which leads to separation and tor will not be used for 30 days or more . formation of acids during storage . Acidic _ IWARNING : Never store the tractor gas can damage the fuel system of an with gasoline in the tank inside a building engine while in storage . where fumes may reach an open flame 1 . Drain the fuel tank . or spark . Allow the engine to cool before 2 . Start the engine and let it run until the storing in any enclosure . fuel lines and carburetor are empty . TRACTOR • Never use engine or carburetor cleaner Remove mower from tractor for winter products in the fuel tank or permanent damage may occur . storage . When mower is to be stored for a • Use fresh fuel next season . period of time , clean it thoroughly , remove NOTE : Fuel stabilizer is an acceptable all dirt , grease , leaves , etc . Store in a alternative in minimizing the formation of clean , dry area . fuel gum deposits during storage . Add 1 . Clean entire tractor ( See " CLEANING " in the Maintenance section of this stabilizer to gasoline in fuel tank or stor - age container . Always follow the mix ratio manual ) . found on stabilizer container . Run engine 2 . Inspect and replace belts , if necessary at least 10 minutes after adding stabilizer ( See belt replacement instructions in to allow the stabilizer to reach the car - the Service and Adjustments section of buretor . Do not drain the gas tank and this manual ) . 3 . Lubricate as shown in the Maintenance carburetor if using fuel stabilizer . section of this manual . ENGINE OIL 4 . Be sure that all nuts , bolts and screws Drain oil ( with engine warm ) and replace are securely fastened . Inspect moving with clean engine oil . ( See " ENGINE " in parts for damage , breakage and wear . the Maintenance section of this manual ) . Replace if necessary . 5 . Touch up all rusted or chipped paint CYLINDER ( S ) surfaces ; sand lightly before painting . 1 . Remove spark plug ( s ) . 2 . Pour one ounce of oil through spark BATTERY plug hole ( s ) into cylinder ( s ) . • Fully charge the battery for storage . 3 . Turn ignition key to start position for a • After a period of time in storage , battery few seconds to distribute oil . may require recharging . 4 . Replace with new spark plug ( s ) . • To help prevent corrosion and power leakage during long periods of storage , OTHER battery cables should be disconnected • Do not store gasoline from one season and battery cleaned thoroughly ( see " TOin to another . CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMINALS " ° Replace your gasoline can if your can the Maintenance section of this manual ) . starts to rust . Rust and / or dirt in your • After cleaning , leave cables discon - gasoline will cause problems . nected and place cables where they ° If possible , store your tractor indoors cannot come in contact with battery and cover it to give protection from dust terminals . and dirt . • If battery is removed from tractor for ° Cover your tractor with a suitable pro - storage , do not store battery directly on tective cover that does not retain mois - concrete or damp surfaces . ture . Do not use plastic . Plastic cannot breathe which allows condensation to ENGINE form and will cause your tractor to rust . FUEL SYSTEM IMPORTANT : Never cover tractor while IMPORTANT : It is important to prevent engine and exhaust areas are still warm . gum deposits from forming in essential fuel system parts such as carburetor , fuel hose , or tank during storage . 27
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART : See appropriate section in manual unless directed to Sears service center CAUSE CORRECTION _ BLEM Fill fuel tank . Out of fuel . 1 . . Will not start See " TO START ENGINE " 2 . Engine not " CHOKED " 2 . in Operation section . properly . Wait several minutes . Engine flooded . 3 . before attempting to start . Replace spark plug . . Bad spark plug . 4 . Clean / replace air filter . 5 . Dirty air filter . 5 . Replace fuel filter . 6 . Dirty fuel filter . 6 . Drain fuel tank and 7 Water in fuel . 7 . carburetor , refill tank with fresh gasoline and replace fuel filter . 8 . Check all wiring . 8 . Loose or damaged wiring . 9 . See " To Adjust Carbureto ¢ ' 9 . Carburetor out of adjustment . in Service and Adjustments section . 10 . Contact a Sears or other 10 , Engine valves out of qualified service center . adjustment , 1 . Clean / replace air filter . Hard to start 1 . Dirty air filter . 2 . Replace spark plug . 2 . Bad spark plug . 3 . Recharge or replace 3 . Weak or dead battery . battery . 4 , Replace fuel filter . 4 , Dirty fuel filter . 5 . Drain fuel tank and refill 5 . Stale or dirty fuel . with fresh gasoline , 6 . Check all wiring . 6 . Loose or damaged wiring . 7 . See " To Adjust Carburetor " 7 . Carburetor out of adjustment . in Service and Adjustments section . 8 . Contact a Sears or other 8 . Engine valves out of qualified service center . adjustment . 1 . Depress clutch / brake 1 . Clutch / brake pedal not Engine will not pedal . depressed . turn over 2 . Attachment clutch is 2 , Disengage attachment clutch , engaged . 3 , Recharge or replace 3 . Weak or dead battery . battery , Blown fuse . 4 . Replace fuse . . Clean battery terminals . 5 . Corroded battery terminals . 5 . Check all wiring . 6 . Loose or damaged wiring . 6 . Check / replace ignition 7 . Faulty ignition switch . 7 . switch . Check / replace solenoid or Faulty solenoid or starter . 8 , starter . Contact a Sears or other . Faulty operator presence 9 . qualified service center . switch ( es ) . Recharge or replace battery . 1 . Weak or dead battery , 1 . Engine clicks but Clean battery terminals . 2 . Corroded battery terminals . 2 . will not start Check all wiring . 3 . Loose or damaged wiring . 3 . Check ! replace solenoid or 4 . Faulty solenoid or starter . 4 . starter . 28
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART : See appropriate section in manual unless directed to Sears service center PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION LOSS of power 1 . Cutting too much grass / too 1 . Set in " Higher Cut _ ' position / fast . reduce speed . 2 . Throttle in " CHOKE " 2 . Adjust throttle control . position . Clean underside of mower 3 . Build - up of grass , leaves 3 . and trash under mower . housing . 4 . Dirty air filter . 4 . Clean / replace air filter . 5 . Low oil level / dirty oil . 5 . Check oil level / change oil . 6 , Faulty spark plug . 6 , Clean and regap or change spark plug . 7 . Dirty fuel filter , 7 . Replace fuel filter . Drain fuel tank and refill with 8 , Stale or dirty fuel . 8 , fresh gasoline . 9 , Water in fuel , 9 , Drain fuel tank and carbure tor , refill tank with fresh gasoline and replace fuel filter , 10 . Spark plug wire loose . 10 . Connect and tighten spark plug wire , 11 . Dirty engine air screen / fins . 1 1 . Clean engine air screen / fins . 12 . Dirty / clogged muffler . 12 . Clean / replace muffler . 13 . Loose or damaged wiring . 13 . Check all wiring . 14 . Carburetor out of 14 . See " To Adjust Carburetor " adjustment . in Service and Adjustments section . 15 . Contact a Sears or other 15 . Engine valves out of adjustment . qualified service center , Excessive 1 , Worn , bent or loose blade , 1 , Replace blade . vibration Tighten blade bolt . 2 , Bent blade mandrel . 2 , Contact a Sears or other qualified service center , 3 , Loose / damaged part ( s ) . 3 . Tighten loose part ( s ) . Replace damaged parts . Engine continues 1 , Faulty operator - safety 1 , Check wiring , switches and connections . If not to run presence control system . contact a Sears or other when operatorwith leaves seat qualified service center . with attachment clutch engaged Poor cut - uneven 1 , Worn , bent or loose blade , 1 , Replace blade . Tighten blade bolt . 2 . Mower deck not level , 2 . Level mower deck . Clean underside of mower 3 , Buildup of grass , leaves , 3 , and trash under mower . housing . 4 , Bent blade mandrel . 4 , Contact a Sears or other qualified service center . Clean around mandrels to 5 , Clogged mower deck vent 5 . holes from buildup of open vent holes . grass , leaves , and trash around mandrels . 29
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART : See appropriate section in manual unless directed to Sears service center PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION Mower blades will 1 . Obstruction in clutch 1 . Remove obstruction . mechanism . not rotate 2 . Worn / damaged mower 2 . Replace mower drive belt . drive belt . 3 , Frozen idler pulley , 3 . Replace idler pulley . 4 . Frozen blade mandrel . 4 . Contact a Sears or other qualified service center . 1 . Place throttle control in Poor grass 1 . Engine speed too slow . discharge " FAST " position . 2 . Travel speed too fast . 2 . Shift to slower speed . 3 . Wet grass . 3 . Allow grass to dry before mowing . 4 . Mower deck not level . 4 . Level mower deck . 5 . Low / uneven tire air 5 . Check tires for proper air pressure . pressure . 6 . Worn , bent or loose blade . 6 . Replace / sharpen blade . Tighten blade bolt . 7 . Clean underside of mower 7 . Buildup of grass , leavesr . and trash under mowe housing . 8 . Mower drive belt worn . 8 . Replace mower drive belt . 9 . Blades improperly installed . 9 . Reinstall blades sharp edge down . 10 . Improper blades used . 10 . Replace with blades listed in this manual . 11 . Clean around mandrels to 11 . Clogged mower deck vent holes from buildup of grass , open vent holes . leaves , and trash around mandrels . Switch is " OFF " . 1 . Turn switch " ON " . Headlight ( s ) not 1 . working 2 . Bulb ( s ) or lamp ( s ) burned ou 2 . Replace bulb ( s ) or lamp ( s ) . ( if so equipped ) 3 . Faulty light switch . 3 . Check / replace light switch . 4 , Loose or damaged wiring . 4 . Check wiring and connec tions . Blown fuse . 5 , 5 . Replace fuse . Battery will not 1 , Bad battery cell ( s ) . 1 . Replace battery , Poor cable connections . 2 . Check / clean all connec charge 2 , tions . 3 , Faulty regulator 3 . Replace regulator . ( if so equipped ) . 4 , Faulty alternator . 4 . Replace alternator . 1 , . Move throttle control to Engine " backfires " Engine throttle control not when turning set at " SLOW " position " SLOW " position and eallowfore for 30 seconds before to idle for 30 seconds b engine ' = OFF " stopping engine . stopping engine . 30
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 SCHEMATIC , I , BATTERY FUSE STARTER AMMETER ULAL _ K ( OPTIONAL ) i I W ; _ lll ; I I SOLENOID L J CLUTCH / BRAKE ( PEDAL UP ) SEAT ISWITCHEDt IGNITIONH NOT OCCUR SWITC ! JLACK / / ! JLACK GROUNDING CONNECTOR A ( OPTIONAL ) SPARK L _ LAt , _ < iGN ] TION _ @ PLUG GA UNIT J ( 2 PLUGS ON LINE i TWIN CYL . ENGINES ) FUEL SHUT * OFF SOLENOID _ c I I OI4AFIGL . a _ t At @ _ 0 14 NOTE YOUR TRACTOR IS EQUIPPED WITH A SPECIAL ALTERNATOR SYSTEM . THE LIGHTS ARE NOT CONNECTED TO THE BATTERY , BUT HAVE THEIR HEADLIGHTS OWN ELECTRICAL SOURCE . BECAUSE OF THIS THELIGHTS BRIGHTNESS OF THE WILL CHANGE WITH ENGINE SPEED . AT IDLE THE LIGHTS NON - REMOVABLE WILL DIM , AS THE ENGINE IS CONNECTIONS SPEEDED UF _ THE LIGHTSIGHTEST . WILL BECOME THEIR BR IGNITION SWITCH REMOVABLE POSITION CIRCUIT MAKE CONNECTIONS OFF M _ A1 NONE WIRING INSULATED CLIPS _ { UNiLIGHT B + A1 A2 _ - L NOTE : IF WIRING INSULATED CLIPS WERE REMOVED FOR RUN B + A1 NONE SERVICING OF UNIT , THEY SHOULD BE REPLACED TO S1AR1 ¸ _ + S + A1 NONE PROF _ ERLY SECURE YOUR WIRING , 31
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 ELECTRICAL 26 I I I t I I f I I I I / ! ! ! / i / / / \ I I \ 1 \ I I I 32
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 ELECTRICAL KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 163465 BatferyHex 2 74760412 Bolt Hd 1 / 4 - 20 Une x 3 / 4 8 176689 Box Battery Fender 16 176136 Switch Interlock 21 175685 Harness Socket Light Wi4152J 22 4152J Bulb Light # 1156 24 4799J Cable Battery 6ga 11 " red 25 146147 Cable Battery 6 Ga W116 Wit red 26 175156 Fuse 20 AMP 27 73510400 Nut Keps Hex 1 / 4 - 20 Une 26 4267J Cable Ground 6ga 12 " black 29 121605 × Switch Plunger NCGray 36 175566 Switch Ign Delta Push - In 33 140403 Key lgn Molded Craftsman Delta 46 179720 Harness eIgnx Bolt BIk H 1 / 4 - 20 Une x 1 / 2 41 71110408 42 131563 C _ ver Terminal Red Solenoid 43 176661 45 121433 ) ( Ammeter Rectangular 6 AMP 52 141 £ 40 Protecfion Wire Loop 90 180449 C _ ver Terminal Battery NOTE : All component dimensions given in U S = inches 1 inch = 2 & 4 mm 33
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES 53 55 57 208 54 26 33 _ 0 Y 55 54 208 29 35 f 34
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 CHASSISAND ENCLOSURES KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 174820 Chassis U Stamping 2 176554 Drawbar 3 17080612 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 5 155272 Bumper Hood / Dash 6 174843 ) ( 011 Saddle SLKSCRE 8 126471 × Clip Insulator , 406 Mtg Hole 9 166846 × 010 Dash Slkser PIm Meoh Sym 10 72140608 Bolt RdHd Sqnk . 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 11 174996 Panel Asm . Dash Lh 12 145660 Clip Tinnerman Grille P ! L 13 172105 ) ( 010 Panel Dash Rh 15 74180512 Screw Maeh Trhd 5 / 16 - 18 Unex 3 / 4 16 73510500 Nu Keps 5 / 16 - 16uneivate Hood Pnt Steel Pr Label 17 159839 × 558 16 164921 Bumper Hood Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 Unc × 1 Gr = 5 24 74780616 25 19161312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Ga . Nut Look Hex w / las 8 / 8 - 16 Une 26 73600600 26 179101 Grill / Lens Asm 29 140273 ) ( 599 Lens Grille 30 169465 × 558 Fender Pnt 31 136619 Bracket Fender Support 33 179716X558 Footrest Pnt Lh 34 179717 × 558 Footrest Pnt . Rh 35 72110606 Bolt RdHd Sht . Sqnk . 3 / 6 - 16 x 6 / 4 37 17490508 Screw Thdrol 5 / 16 - 18 x 1 / 2 Tytar 36 175710 Bracket Asm Pivot Mower Re Nut Look HexW ! lns = 1 / 4 - 20 51 73600400 52 19091418 Washer 9 / 32 x 7 / 6 x 16 Ga = 53 144897 Bracket Grille LH 54 161464 Screw HexWshd # 8 - 18 x 7 / 8 Bracket Grille RH 55 144896 57 74780412 Bolt Fin Hex 1 / 4 - 20 x 3 / 4 Rod Pivot Chassis / Hood 145 156524 205 17490608 Screw Thdrol 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 2 Bolt Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 TT 208 170165 208 17670608 ScrewThdrol 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 2 209 17000612 Screw Hex Wsh Thdrol 3 / 8 - 16 BL 212 156229 Insert Lens Reflective - - 5479J Plug Button BIk 359 Dia Choke NOTE : All component dimensions given in U S inches 1 inch = 25 = 4mm 35
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917,272351 GROUND DRIVE 12 18 113 150 51 48 32 3052 6 _ 37 77 34 I 26 27 driv _ - saddl _ 25 36
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 GROUNDDRIVE KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION Transaxle ( See Breakdown ) 49 123205 ) ( Retainer Belt Style Spring - Peerless 206 - 545C 50 72110612 Bolt Cart = Sh 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 1 / 2 Gr = 2 148682 Spring Return Brake Tia Zinc 5 3 128668X Nut Crownloek 3 / 8 - 16 Une PulleyTransaxle 18 / 20 ' tires 51 STD541437 4 12000028 Nut Crown Lock 5 / 16 - 18 Ring Retainer tt 5100 - 62 52 STD541431 5 121520X Link Clutch 7 66 Strap Torque 38 Degrees 53 105710X9 6 17000512 Screw 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 55 10570 ) ( Spring Return Clutch 6 75 7 162240 Bracket Saddle Shift T / a 56 17060628 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 8 131679 Rod Shf Sdl LYZYTStr BIk Zinc 57 130801 V - Belt Gd Drive 10 STD561210 Pin Cotter 1 / 8 x 1 Cad 59 169691 Keeper Belt Centerspan 11 105701X Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x , 875 Washer Plate Shf 388 Sq Hole 61 17120614 12 19151216 Cover Pedal BIk Round Washer 15 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 16ga 62 8888R 18 74550412 Bolt 1 / 4 - 28unf Gr8 W / Patch 63 175410 Pulley Eng7 / 14 STD551125 Bolt Hex 16 - 20 x 4 Gr 5 Washer Lock Hvy Helical 1 / 4 64 173937 15 74490544 Bolt Hex Flghd 5 / 16 - 18 x Gr = 5 65 STD551143 Washer Lock Hvy 14101Spr7 / 16 18 73800500 Nut Lock Hex W ! ins 66 154778 Keeper Belt Enginer 5 / 16 - 18 Une 70 134683 Guide Belt Mowe Drive RH 18 STD528710 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 74 137057 Spacer Axle 19 STD541437 Nut Lock He × W / ins , 3 / 8 - 16 Une 75 121749 ) ( Washer 25 / 32 x 1 1 / 4 x 16 Ga 21 108933X Knob Rd 1 / 2 - 13 PIsteThds BIk 76 STD581075 E - ring tf5138 - 75 22 130804 Rod Brake BIk Zinc 26 840 77 123583X Key Square 2 Ox 1845 / 61865 24 STD541237 Nut Hex Jam 318 - 16 Unc 78 121748 ) ( Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 8 x 1 Ga 25 108888X Spring Rod Brake 2 0O Zinc 79 2228M Key 28 19131816 Washer 13 / 82 x 13 / 16 x 16 Ga , 96 4497H Retainer Spring 1 = x00 27 STD561210 Pin Cotter 1 / 8 x 3 / 4 Cad 112 19091218 Washer 9 / 32 x 6 ! 4 10 Ga 28 175765 Strap Torque Rod Brake Parking Lb _ ft 113 127285 ) ( 29 71873 Gap Brake Parking 116 72140608 Bolt Rdhd Sq Neck 8 / 8 - 16 × 1 30 174978 Bracket Mtg Transa _ le 120 73900600 Nut Lock Fig 3 / 8 - 16 32 STD528107 BoltHexHdS / 16 - 18unex3 / 4 158 175456 Spacer Retainer 34 175578 Sha | t Asm Pedal Foot 151 19133218 Washer 13 / 32 x 2 x 10 Ga 35 120183X Bearing Nylon BIk 629 td 178 178394 Keeper Belt Transaxle1 - 38 STD551062 Washer 21 / 32 x 1 x 16 Ga 202 72110614 Bolt RdHd 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 Gr = 5 37 STD571810 Pin Rol13 / 16x 1 " 212 145212 Nut Hex Flange Lock 38 179114 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 Pulley Idler C _ mposite Ext Hub 250 17060612 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 Uncx 6 39 74760848 41 175558 NOTE : All component dimensions given in LI . S . Keeper Belt Idler inches 1 inch = 254 mm 47 127788 Pulley Idler V Groove SPlastictl 48 154407 Bellcrank Clutch Grn Dry 37
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 STEERING _ F / steering pl . lt 42 38
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 STEERING KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 139768 Wheel Steering Opp Sears BIk 2 175131 Axle Asm Front 3 169840 Spindle Asm Lh 4 169839 Spindle Asm Rh 5 6266H Washer Thrust , 75 x 1 = 230 Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 5 / 8 x 16 Ga . 6 121748 ) { 7 19272016 Washer 27 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16 G & 8 12000029 RingKlip _ tT5304 - 75 9 8366R Bearing Col Strg BIk 10 175121 Draglink 11 10040600 Washer Lock Hvy Hlcl Spr 3 / 8 12 73940800 Nut Hex Jam Toplock 1 / 2 - 20 Unf 13 136518 Spacer Brg Axle Front 15 145212 Nut Hexflange Lock 17 180841 Shaft Asm Strg 26 126847X Bushing Link Drag BIk LR6 28 19131418 Washer 13 / 32 x 7 / 8 x 1 Ga , Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 29 17080612 30 STD581210 Pin Cotter 1 / 4 x 3 / 4 32 130465 RodTieWire Form 1975 Mech 36 155099 Bushing Strg . 5 / 8 ID Dash Screw 37 152927 38 139769 Cap Wheel Steer Opp Sears USAGa Washer 9 / 16 ID x 2 - 3 / 80D 12 39 19183812 40 7810H Nut Lock Center 3 / 8 - 24 41 100711L Adaptor Wheel Strg . 42 145054X428 Boot Steering Dash P / L MTL , BIk Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16 Ga 43 121749X 44 180640 Extension Steering 46 121232X Cap Spindle Fr Top BIk 47 183226 Fitting Grease Nut Crownlock 1 / 4 - 28 51 73540400 54 71130420 Bolt Hex 1 / 4 - 28 Unf x 1 - 114 Gr 8 65 160367 Spacer Axle3 / 67 72110618 Bolt Rdhd 8 - 16 x 2 - 114 68 169827 Brace Axle 71 175146 Steering Asm 82 169835 Bracket Susp Chasis Front 85 133835 Fastner Christmas Tree Bolt Shoulder 7116 - 20 Unc 88 175118 91 175553 Clip Steering NOTE : All component dimensions given in U S inches 1 inch = 25 = 4 mm 39
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 ENGINE 72 81 13 4 I 14 J 78 33 31 23 OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT " " - " " j ' / Spark Arrester ell ( line bs . lcyl 17 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 170545 Control Thich 33 123487X Clamp Hose BIk 2 17720408 Screw HexThd Cut 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 / 2 37 137040 Line Fuel 20 " 3 Engine ( See Breakdown ) Briggs 38 181654 Plug . Drain Oil Easy Model No 282HO7 - O231 - E1 40 124028 ) ( Bushing Snap Nyl BIk Fuel Line Muffler Exh LT B & S 14HP tC 44 17670412 Screw Hexwsh Thdrol 4 137352 OHV 114 - 20 x 3 / 4 13 165291 Screw He , : < wsh Thdr 3 / 8 - 16 x / 4 Gasket Eng 1 313 Id Tin Plated 45 17000612 14 148456 Tube Drain Oil Easy 46 19091416 Washer g / 32 x 7 / 8 x 16 ga - 16 STD551237 Washer Lock Ext Tooth 3 / 8 72 183906 Screw Socket Head 5 / 16 18 x 1 23 169837 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 Shield Browning / Debris Guard 78 17060620 29 137180 Kit Spark Arrestor ( Flat Scrn ) 81 73510400 Nut Keps Hex 1 / 4 - 20 Unc 31 184900 Tank Fuel Front 1 25 NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . 32 140527 Cap Asm Fuel Sears Vented inches 1 inch = 254 mm 40
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 SEAT ASSEMBLY \ \ \ \ \ \ \ 22 < > 21 / I I I I I . . . . - . - - 16 11 17 12 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO + DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION Seat 1 140116 13 121248 ) { Bushing Snap BIk Ny150 xId 2 146551 Bracket Pvt St Bolt Rdhd Sht Nk 1 / 4 - 20 1 - 1 / 2 14 72050412 3 71110616 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 6 - 16 Une x 1 15 134300 Spacer Split 26x 96Yel Zinc 4 19131610 Washer Flat 13 / 32 x 1 x 10 Ga 16 121250 ) ( Spring Cprsn 1 27 BIk Pnt 5 145006 Clip Push - In Hinged 17 123976 × Nut Lock 1 / 4 Lge Fig Gr 5 kZinc 6 STD541437 Loeknut Hex W / Wsh 3 / 6 - 16 Bolt Shld 5 / 16 - 18 Une - 2A BI D 21 171652 7 124181X Spring Seat Cprsn 2 250 BIk Zi 22 STD541431 Nut Lock Hex " W ! ins 5116 - 16 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 2 8 17000616 Washer 17 / 32 x 1 - 3 / 16 x 12 Ga 24 19171912 9 19131614 Washer 13 / 32 x 1 x 14 Ga 25 127618X Bolt Shoulder 5 / 16 - 16 x . 62 Pan Seat 16 182493 NOTE : All component dimensions given in U S = 11 166369 Knob Seat Adj . Wingnut inches 1 inch = 254 mm 12 121246X Bracket Mounting Switch 41
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 DECALS 14 3 lO 9 4 13 15 I 12 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 156867 Decal Dash Inst Oper English 12 181249 Decal Clutch ! brake tEnglishor Decal V - Belt Dr Seh Trac 2 184847 Decal HP Engine 13 146046 3 171704 Decal Hood Logo 14 181685 Decal Panel Dash 6sp 42 " Decal V - Belt Seh 4 179128 Decal Deck 15 160396 6 133644 Decal Maint Cast Sears - - 179768 ) ( 428 Pad Footrest LH Domestic - - 179769X428 Pad Footrest RH 7 186800 Decal Replemnt - - 138311 Decal Handle Lit Height Adjust 9 163204 Decal Fender Craftsman White - - 187472 Manual Owners English 10 142516 Decal Battery Dngr / Psn Eng - - 187473 Manual Owners Spanish Aeme 11 156439 Decal Danger Fender Eng / span WHEELS ANDTIRES KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 52192 Cap Value Tire 2 65139 SIem Value 6 106222X Tire F Ts 15 X 6 O - 6 Service 4 52204 Tube inner Front # 35060 Rim Asm 6 " front White Service 5 106732X624 6 278H Fitting Grease 7 9040H Bearing eFlangear Rim Asm 8 " r White Service 8 106108X624 9 1246,35X Tire R Ts 18x9 5 - 8 Service 10 7152J Tube Rear 9 5 X 8 Service 11 104757 ) ( 428 Cap Axle BIk 1 50 X 1 0O 144334 Sealant , Tire ( 10 oz . tube ) NOTE : AIIoompone _ dimensions givenin U = S , inches 1 inch = 25 = 4mm 42
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 LIFT ASSEMBLY 7 13 6 13 19 20 20 13 19 15 13 - - - - - _ y Itft - rh , 1ptec _ 3 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 159460 Wire Asm Inner / Sprg 13 STD624098 Retainer Spring W / plunger LT 15 173288 Link Front 2 159471 Shaft Asm Lift 16 73350899 Nut Jam He × 1 / 2 - 13 Unc 3 105767X Pin Groove 1 509 Zinc 17 175689 Trunnion 4 12000002 E Ring # 5133 - 62 18 73800800 Nut LockW / Wsh 1 / 2 - 13unc 5 19211621 Washer Pltd 21 / 32 x 1 x 21ga 19 139868 Arm Suspension Rear 6 129183X Bearing Nylon BIk 629 id 20 163552 Retainer Spring Zinc 7 125631X Grip Handle Fluted BIk 31 169865 Bearing Pvt Lift 8 122365X Button Plunger Red 32 73540699 Nut Crownlock 3 / 8 - 24 11 139865 Link Lift LH 12 139866 Link Lift RH NOTE : All component dimensions given in U = S = inches 1 inch = 254 mm 43
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 MOWER DECK 157 , 146 r - i147 142 34 21 23 24 25 2 27 14 18 4 14 10 _ . - - " 9 " 42 de _ k mar _ pa'ih 3 44
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 MOWERDECK KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION Nut Crownlock 3 / 8 - 16 Une 1 165892 Mower Deck Assembly , 42 ' 40 STD541437 2 STD533107 Bolt 44 140088 Guard , Mandrel , LH = Retainer 3 138017 Bracket Assembly Sway Bar , 45 STD624083 Fronf 46 137729 Screw , Thd = Roll 1 / 4 - 20 x 5 / 8 Washer , Hardened 4 165460 Bracket Sway Bar 68 / 42 " Deck 48 133 £ 44 Bolt , Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 Une 5 STD824008 Retainer Spring 52 139888 6 178024 Bar Sway Deck 53 184907 Arm Assembly Pad , Brake Washer , Hardened 8 850857 Bolt , Hex 8 / 8 - 24 x 125 Gr 8 54 178515 Arm , idler 9 STD551137 Washer , Lock 55 155046 10 140298 Washer , Hardened 56 165723 Spacer , Retainer Guard , TUV Idler ( The following blades are available ) 59 141043 Knob Custom Oval 11 134149 Blade , @ " Mulching ( For mulching 67 149846 V - Belt mowers only ) 68 144 £ 59 - - 13 £ 775 Blade , 42 " Mulching Premium 142 1658 £ 0 Arm Spring Brake Mower Bracket Arm idler 42 _ ( For better wear when mulching ) 143 157109 Keeper Belt 42 Clutch Cable - - 138971 Blade , 42 ' Hi - Lift ( For bagging or 144 158884 discharging ) 145 165888 Pulley idler Flat 18 137645 Shaft Assembly , Mandrel 146 171 £ 77 Bolt Carriage Idler 14 128774 Housing , Mandrel Vented 147 131885 Spring Extension 15 110485X Bearing Ball Mandrel 148 169022 Spring Return idler 16 174493 Stripper , Vented Mower Deck 149 165898 Retainer Spring Yellow GZinca , Washer 9 / 32 x 8 / 4 x 16 18 72140505 Bolt , Carriage 5 / 16 - 18x5 / 8 150 19091216 Bracket Clutch 19 132827 Bolt , Shoulder 151 169670 Cable Clutch 42 in 20 15 £ 770 Baffle , Vortex 152 71696764 21 STD541431 Nut Crownlock 5 / 16 - 18 Une 153 1696 Washer Flat 3 / 8 _ Type B 28 177563 Bracket , Deflector 154 169675 Spring Retainer 24 105304X Cap , Sleeve 155 169671 Spring Retention Lever Spacer 25 128718X Spring , Torsion , Deflector 156 169672 Rod Clufch 26 110452X Nut , Push 157 169669 Screw Thd Cut 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 / 2 27 130968X428 Shield , Deflector 158 17720408 28 19111016 Washer 11 / 32x5 / SxlTGa . 159 72140614 Bolt Rdhd Sqn 3 / 8 - 16une x 1 - 3 / 4 Washer 13 / 32 x 7 / 8 x 10 Ga 29 131491 Rod , Hinge 184 19131410 30 178984 Screw Hex Thd Roll - - 130794 Mandrel Assembly ( Includes 31 129963 Washer , Spacer Housing , Shaft and Shaft 32 153535 Pulley , Mandrel Hardware Only - Pulley Not 38 178342 Nut , Toploek , Flanged Included ) 34 STD533717 Bolt Rdhd 3 / 8 - 16 x % 3 / 4 - - 169583 Replacement Mower , Complete 36 131494 Pulley , idler , Flat 37 STD551037 Washer 13 / 62 x 13 / 16 x 16 NOTE : All component dimensions given in U = S = inches 1 inch = 254 mm Gauge 45
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 PEERLESS TRANSAXLE - MODEL NUMBER 206 - 545C 47 26 13 42A 46
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 PEERLESS TRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER 206 - 545C REF PART REF PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 772147 Transaxle Cover 41A 790079 Brake Lever 2 780086A Needle Bearing 5 / 8 " 42 792073A Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 1 / 4 " 3 770128 Transaxle Case 42A 792085A Screw 1 / 4 - 20x2 1 / 4 " 4 776395 Countershaft 43 792075 Locknut 5 / 16 - 24r Brake Pad Holde 5 776409 Output Shaft 44 790025 6 778364 Spur Gear ( 38 teeth ) 45 786066 Spacer . 2625 x 1.0 Brake Lever Bracket 6A 778369 Spur Gear ( 15 teeth ) 46 786086 7 778330 Spur Gear ( 11 teeth ) 47 774690 Axle ( 1115 / 16 " Long ) 8 792180 Shift Key 48 774691 Axle ( 16 - 1t2 " long ) 8A 792047 Woodruff Key # 9 49 778356 Spur Gear ( 29 teeth ) 9 784352 Shift Coflar 50 778338 Spur Gear ( 27 teeth ) 10 784378 Shift Rod & Fork 51 778354 Spur Gear ( 23 teeth ) 11 778334 Bevel Gear ( 30 teeth ) 52 778352 Spur Gear ( 19 teeth ) 12 778309 Input Bevel Pinion ( 13 teeth ) 53 77835046 Spur Gear ( 16 teeth ) 13 778368 Bevel Gear ( 13 teeth ) ( Include . 54 7783 Spur Gear ( 15 teeth ) 14 ) 56 77835537 Spur Gear ( 11 teeth ) 14 778368 Bevel Pinion ( 13 teeth ) ( In - 57 7783 Spur Gear ( 13 teeth ) dude . 13 ) 58 778353 Spur Gear ( 17 teeth ) 15 778370 Ring Gear ( 43 teeth ) 59 77835149 Spur Gear ( 21 teeth ) 17 786188 Drive Pin 60 7783 Spur Gear ( 24 teeth ) 18 786102 Spacer 1.130 X . 695 61 778345 Spur Gear ( 25 teeth ) 20 792077A Ball 5 / 16 " dia 65 780189 Flat Washer . 563 ID x . 062W 21 792078 Set Screw 3 / 8 16 x 3 / 8 " 66 776422 Input Shaft Shifter & Brake Shaft 22 792079 Spring . 310 OD x . 625 L 67 7763960 25 792073A Screw 1 / 4 20 x 11 / 4 ' 69 79217 Retaining Ring 25A 792177 Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 _ 3 / 8 " 70 786187 Spacer . 890 26 792125 Retaining Ring ( pkg of 2 ) 71 788069 Square Cut Ring 27 792035 Retaining Ring 71B 788092 " O " Ring Flat Washer 1.128 ID x . 058W 28 788040 Retaining Ring 76 78009078A4 29 780072 Thrust Washer . 627 ID x 77 2788014 Inverted Retaining Ring . 031W 79 79 Spring . 430 OD x . 5000 L & 29A 780160 ThruatWasher . 762 ID x 82 778333 Bevel & Spur Gear ( 30 13 . 031W teeth ) 29B 780051 ThruatWasher . 762 ID x 83 77833854 Spur Gear ( 27 teeth ) . 031W 85 7921 Oil Fill Plug , 29C 780199 Anti - Rotation Washer . 632 87 788089A 0il Seal 9 / 16 ' 30 780108 CupWasher 1.127 IDx . 032W 150 788093A8A Liquid Gasket RTV Silicone 31 780001 Flat Washer . 750 ID x . 056W 157 78808 Oil Seal 3 / 4 ' Gear Oil 80W90 ( Use As Needed ) 180 730229A2 31A 780195 Flat Washer . 750 IDx . 062W 900 79471 Replacement MST 206 545C 32 788083 Oil Seal 5 / 8 " Traneaxle 34 780194 Bushing . u563shing 35 780193 Flanged B 5 / 8 " ID 35A 780197 Flanged Bushing . 751 NOTE : AIIcomponent dimensions givenin U . S . 36 790075 Brake Disk inches 1 inch = 25.4mm 37 790007 Brake Pad Plate 38 799021 Brake Pad ( pkg of 2 ) 39 786026 Dowel Pin 40 792076A Flat Washer . 312 ID x . 059W 47
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 282H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0231 - E1 . Jl 1264 _ 146 _ 1 [ 358 ENGINE GASKFT SF'T 24 8S8 12 943 o 741 1022 524 _ 8420 1019 LABEL KIT 1058 OWNER'S MANUAL [ 10 : 36 EMISSION LABEL ] 48
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 282H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0231 - E1 1095 VALVE GASKET SET 617 0 1022 ass 1022 5240 10 " 22 914 102 49
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 282H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0231 - E1 108A _ 634A , _ QL 118 117 1091 186 ( { _ 127 121 CARBURE - aR OVERHAI _ LT 1266AO 987 _ ) 51 276 ( _ 104 _ 127 _ 231 _ 105 _ 137 1266 0 1266A O 1266 0 977 CARBURB ' _ R GASKET SET 5O
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 282H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0231 - E1 305A 643 1267 3o _ 1040 _ 729 309 _ 801 697 _ ' 74 803 _ 310 1 311 75 @ 579e • _ 503 _ 402 1070 802 @ _ 1 4801AA 54 803A 51
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 282H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0231 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 697132 O . j : Gasket - Float BowlManual Cylieder Assembly 137 2811657 2 399265 KitBuehing / Seal ( Magneto 141 49509 Kit Choke Shaft ( Side ) Choke ) 3 4039108668 , , Seal Oil ( Magneto Side ) 141A 495931 Kit Choke Shaft ( Choke A 4 869711 Matic ) Sump _ Engine 5 69 Head - Cylinder 142 697140 O Nozzle _ Carburetor 7 02732809 , , + Gasket - Cylinder Head 146 691639 Key Timing 9 6971 , , Gasket - Breather 186 692317 Connector Hose 10 16971573 Line - Fuel ( Cut to Required Screw ( BreatherAssembly ) 187 691050 11 6971 Tube kBraathercase Length ) 12 697110 , , Gasket - Cran 188 691693 Screw ( Control Bracket ) 13 46903606 Screw ( Cylinder Head ) 192 691986 Ad ueter Recker Arm 15 6909 L nk - Mechan ca Governor Plug _ Oil Drain 202 6918418 16 697127 Crankshaft 209 69220 LS _ ring _ Governor 20 690947 k - CChokeontrolr * Seal Oil ( PTO Side ) 216 69184042746 22 692125 Bracket - Screw ( Crankcase Coved 222 16940363 Lever - Governo Control Sump ) 227 6991 23 693557 Flywheel 231 6 Screw ( Choke Valve ) 24 12226984 Key Flywheel 232 691842 Sprinq - Governor 25 6971 Cap - Valve Piston Assembly ( Stan . dard ) 238 6918438 697116 Filter _ Fuel Piston Assembly ( . 010 ' Over 240 39435 Clamp - Casing size ) , 265 6910244 697117 Piston Assembly ( . 020 ' Over 267 69513 Screw ( Casing Clamp ) O . j : Washer Sealinger size ) , 276 6922552 697118 Piston Assembly ( . 030 ' Over 304 69840 HousincbBIowwer size ) 305 697102 Screw ( Blo Housing ) 26 16971159 Screw ( Blower Housing ) Ring Set ( Standard ) , 305A 69710307031 6971 Shield - dCylinderer Ring Set ( . 010 ' Oversize _ 306 16971055 697120 Screw ( Cylin Shield ) Ring Set ( . 020 ' Oversize ) 307 6993 697121 Motor - Starter Ring Set ( . 030 ' Oversize ) 309 6 27 697100 Lock - Piston Pin 309A Motor - Starter ( For Replace - 28 697099 Pin - Piston ment Starter 29 697126 Red - Connecting ( Standard ) Motor , See Reference 309 ) 32 692852 310 690323 Screw ( Connecting Rod ) Bolt ( Starter Motor ) 33 495856 Vabe - Exhauet 311 497608 Brush Sett 311A 395538 Brush Se 34 495857 Vabe - lntake 35 691279 333 492341 Spring - Valve ( Intake ) Armature - Magneto 36 691279 334 691061 Spring - Valve ( Exhaust ) Screw ( Magneto Armature ) 37 697352 337 491055 Guard - Flywheel Plug _ Sparket 40 691752 Retainer - Valve 358 697151 Gasket S Engine 43 691968 363 19203 Slinger - GovernodOil Flywheel Puller 45 690564 383 89838 Tappet Valve Wrench Spark rPlug 46 697687 Camshaft 404 6916912 Washer ( Governo Crank ) 431 69712 Elbow - Intake 48 697761 Short Block ( 31C707 0230 - E2 445 69808361 Replacement Filter - Air Cleaner Cartridge 462 6912 Engine - art not available ) Washer ( Starter Cable ) 50 690193 Manifoldqntake 474 696459 Alternator 51 503 691532 692137 " 04 : + Gasket - I ntake Strap - Starternor 53 690227 505 6912519 Nut ( Gover Control Lever ) Stud ( Carburetor ) 54 691148 510 69369 Drive - Starter crew ( Intake Manifold ) 73 697384 510A 497606 Drive - Starter Screen nRotatingg 74 697987 513 692024 Clutch Drive Screw ( Rotati Screen ) 75 690582 523 697086 Washer ( Flywheel ) DipstickDipstick 78 691003 524 691032 Screw ( Flywheel Guard ) , , Seal Tube 93 690602 525 697184 O Bushing - Throttle Shaft Tube _ Dipstick 94 498030 Kit Idle Mixture 95 06916360 Screw ( Throttle Valve ) RPM Settings : Low Speed : 1900210000 98 4958 Kit Idle Speed High Speed : 300032 104 690525 O Pin - Float Hinge 105 231855 O Valve - Float Needle 3 Included in Engine Gasket Set , Key . No . 358 106 690577 O Seat - Inlet Included in Carburetor Overhaul Kit , Key . 108 690464 No . 121 Vabe - Choke ( Manual Choke ) 108A 692344 Vabe - Choke ( Choke A Matic ) : l - Included in Carburetor Gasket Set , Key . No . 117 694352 977 O Jet - Main ( Standard ) 118 46974921 Jet - Main ( High Altitude ) + Included in Valve Gasket Set , Key . No . 1095 121 6972 Kit Carburetor Overhaul 125 697190 Carburetor NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . 127 695005 inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm Plug _ Welch 130 691750 Valve - Throttle 131 494379 Kit Thrattle Shaft 133 494381 Float Carburetor 52
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.272351 BRIGGS & STRATTON ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 282H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0231 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 544 692034 Starter - Armature 968 898403 Cover - Air Cleaner 544A 390837 Starter - Armature 975 495933 Bowl Float 552 697144 Buahing _ Governor Crank 977 690192 Gasket Set - Carburetor 562 691119 Bolt ( GovernorContrel Lever ) 987 691326 O Seal Threttle Shaft 579 691029 Nut ( Starter Cable ) 1005 697853 Fan - Flywheel 584 697112 Cover - BreatherPasssge 1019 897143 - KitLabel 601 95162 Clamp - Hose 1022 272475 * + Gasket RockerCover 614 691620 Pin Cotter 1023 892492 Cover - RockerArm 616 692012 CrankGovemor 1026 892003 Rod - Push ( Intake ) 617 692138 O . SeaI - O Ring ( Intake Manifold ) 892011 Rod - Push ( Exhaust ) 634 690801 O Spring / SealAsssmbly ( Manual 1029 891751 ArmRocker Choke ) 1034 890822 Guide - Push Rod 634A 690802 O Spring ; Seal Assembly ( Choke 1036 895700 Label - Emission A Matic ) 1040 898388 Plate - Trim ( 635 691909 Boot _ Spark Plug 1044 891858 Screw Flywheel ) 643 698401 Retainer - Air Filter 1051 891265 Ring - nRetainingual 654 690958 Nut ( Carburetor ) 1058 275038 Owner's Ma 691 692407 * Seal - Governor Shaft 1070 890372 Screw ( Flywheel Fan ) 697 690372 Screw ( Drive Cap ) 1083 891826 Nut ( StarterTerminal ) 718 690959 Pin Locating 1083A 890958 Nut ( StarterTerminal ) 729 691224 Clip - Wire 1090 891293 RetainerBrueh 741 697128 Gear - Timing 1091 891333 Cap - eLimitert - 757 697607 Link _ Counterweight 1095 891581 Gasket S Valve 758 697134 Counterweight 1119 891183 Screw ( Alternator ) 759 697392 Pin Counterweight 1263 897124 Reed - Breather 783 693713 Gear - Pinion 1284 897104 Screw ( Breather Reed ) 783A 693059 Gear - Pinion 1285 897125 Support - Blower Housing 789 698329 Harness - Wiring 1266 891917 * O SealO Ring ( Intake Elbow ) 797 693187 Nut ( Brush Retainer ) 1286A 897123 O SealO Ring ( Intake Elbow ) 801 691283 Cap - Drive 1267 897575 Latch - Blower Housingeight 801A 394856 Cap - Drive 1270 897156 Plug _ AVS Counterw 802 691286 Cap - End 1279 690960 Screw ( Blower Housing Sup - 802A 395537 Cap - End port ) 803 693757 Housing - Starter Low Speed : 19002100 803A 398159 Housing - Starter RPM Settings : High Speed : 30003200 830 691095 Stud ( Rocker Arm ) 842 691031 * SeaI - O Ring ( DipstickTube ) 847 697611 Dipstick , _ TubeAssembly _ Included in Engine Gasket Set , Key , No , 358 851 692424 Terminal - Spark Plug Included in Carburetor Overhaul Kit , Key . 868 690968 o + Seal - Valve No . 121 876 495877 Kit - Pinion Spring : I - Included in Carburetor Gasket Set , Key . No . 977cluded 877 393456 Wire - Connector / Alternator + In in Valve Gasket Set , Key . No . 1095 896 691641 PinDrive Retainer 914 690960 Screw ( Rocker Cover ) NOTE " . All component dimensions given in U . S . 947 694393 Solenoid - Fuel inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 950 691657 Screw ( Float Bowl ) 887 697015 Filter - Pre Cleaner 53
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05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
127195 Battery
16176138 Switch
274760412 Bolt
21175685 Harness
224152J Bulb
244799J Cable
25146147 Cable battery
26STD391020 Fuse 20 amp
27STD541425 Nut keps hex 1/4-20 unc
284207J Cable
29121305X Seat switch
30163968 Switch ignition delta push-in
33140403 Key ignition molded craftsman, delta
40179720 Harness, ignition
4171110408 Bolt
42131563 Cover
43146154 Solenoid
45122822X Ammeter rectangular 6 amp
52141940 Protectoin wire loop (hour meter)
8176689 Box . battery
90180449 Terminal cover
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
1174620 Chassis lt stamping
10STD533710 Bolt rdhd sqnk. 3/8-16 x 1
11174996 Panel assembly dash lh
12145660 Clip tinnerman grille p / l
13172105X010 Panel, assembly slkscr dash r.h.
145409167 Rod pivot chassis/hood
1574180512 Screw
16STD541431 Nut keps 5/16-18 unc
17159639X558 Hood pnt steel private label
18184921 Bumper
2176554 Drawbar, stretch
20517490608 Screw
206170165 Shoulder bolt
20817670608 Screw thdrol 5/16-18 x 1/2 tytt
20917000612 Screw
212174503 Insert lens reflective
24STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr. 5
2519131312 Washer
26STD541437 Nut lock hex w/ins. 3/8-16 unc
28179101 Lens grille
29140273 Lens grille
317000612 Screw 3/8-16 x 3/4
30192525X558 Fender pnt
31136619 Bracket
33179716X558 Footrest pnt. lh
34179717X558 Footrest pnt. rh
35STD533707 Bolt rd hd sht. sqnk. 3/8-16 x 3/4
3717490508 Screw
38175710 Pivot bracket assembly, lh. mower, rear
5155272 Hood bumper
5173800400 Locknut
5219091416 Washer
53144697 Grill bracket
54161464 Screw, spiderloc hex hd #8 x 7/8
55144696 Grill bracket
5774780416 Bolt fin hex 1/4-20 x 3/4
6174643X011 Saddle slkscre
8126471X Clip
9168348X010 Dash slkscr plm mech sym
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
1N/P Transaxle (see breakdown) peerless 206-545c
10STD561210 Pin cotter 1/8 x 1 cad
11105701X Washer
11219091210 Washer
113127285X Strap
116STD533710 Bolt rdhd sq neck 3/8-16 x 1
1219151216 Washer
120409148 Nut lock flg 3/8-16
1374550412 Bolt
14STD551125 Washer lock hvy helical 1/4
1574490544 Bolt hex flghd 5/16-18 unc x 1.25
150175456 Spacer . retainer
15119133210 Washer
16STD541431 Nut lock hex w/ins. 5/16-18 unc
170178394 Keeper . belt
18STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 x 1
19STD541437 Nut lock hex w/ins. 3/8-16 unc
2146682 Spring return brake t / a zinc
202STD533717 Bolt rdhd 3/8-16 x 1-3/4 gr.5
21106933X Knob
212145212 Hex nut
22130804 Rod , brake
24STD541237 Nut hex jam 3/8-16 unc
25106888X Spring rod
25017000612 Screw, 3/8-16 x 3/4
26STD551037 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 ga.
27STD561210 Pin cotter 1/8 x 3/4 cad
28175765 Rod . brake
2971673 Plunger cap
3123666X Pulley
30130807 Bracket mtg transaxle
32STD523107 Bolt hex hd 5/16-18 unc x 3/4
34175578 Shaft assembly, foot pedal nibbed
35120183X Bearing
36STD551062 Washer 21/32 x 1 x 16 ga.
37STD571810 Pin roll 3/16 x 1"
38179114 Pulley idler
39STD523730 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 3
41099 Ring retainer #5100-62
41175556 Keeper belt
47139245 Pulley idler v groove plastic
48154407 Cl bellcrank
49123205X Retainer
5121520X Strap, pnt torque 30 degree blk
5072110612 Bolt
51STD541437 Nut crownlock 3/8-16 unc
52STD541431 Nut crown lock 5/16-18
53105710X Link
55105709X Spring
5617060620 Screw
57138255 V-belt gd drive
59169691 Keeper . belt
617000512 Bolt fin hex 5/16-18 unc x 1-1/4
6117490614 Screw 3/8-16 x .875
628883R Pedal cover
63175410 Pulley eng cl mech 38 deg
64173937 Bolt hex 7/16-20 x 4 x gr. 5-4.5 thr.
65STD551143 Washer lock hvy hlcl spr 7/16
66154778 Keeper - belt
7162240 Plate pnt rod shift t/a (blk)
70134683 Keeper
74137057 Spacer
75121749X Washer
76STD581075 E-ring #5133-75
77123583X Square key
78121748X Washer
79STD580025 Key
8131679 Shift rod
96STD624003 Retainer spring 1.00
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
1400302 Wheel steering opp sears blk
10175121 Link drag extended
11STD551137 Washer lock hvy hlcl spr 3/8
1273940800 Nut
13136518 Spacer
15145212 Hex nut
17180641 Shaft assembly,. steering
2195673 Axle assembly front
26126847X Bushing
2819131416 Washer
2917000612 Screw 3/8-16 x 3/4
3169840 Left Spindle assembly left hand
30STD561210 Pin cotter 1/4 x 3/4
32192757 Rod tie wire form 19.75 mech
36155106 Bushing strg. 5/8 id dash
37152927 Screw, tt no. 10-32 x 5 x 3/8 flange
38139769 Insert, cap steering wheel, standard, black
3919183812 Washer
4169839 Spindle assembly right hand
40STD541537 Nut lock center 3/8-24
41186737 Adaptor wheel strg.
42145054X428 Steering boot
43121749X Washer
44180640 Extension shaft
46121232X Cap
47183226 Grease fitting
56266H Thrust bearing use 1 or 2 as required
5173540400 Crownlock nut
5471130420 Bolt fin hex 5/16-18 unc x 1-1/4 gr.8
6121748X Washer
65160367 Spacer bracket
6772110618 Bolt
68169827 Axle brace
719272016 Washer
71175146 Steering
812000029 Ring
82199978 Bracket susp chassis front
85133835 Fastener
88175118 Bolt . shoulder
93366R Bearing
91175553 Steering clip
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
1170545 Control, throttle paddle
13272293 Gasket eng 1 313 id tin plated
14148456 Plug drain oil easy drain
16STD551237 Washer lock ext tooth 3/8
217720408 Screw
23169837 Shield thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/2 tytt
29137180 Kit spark arrester (flat screen)
3N/P Engine (see breakdown) briggs, model no. 282h07...
31109202X Tank fuel front 1 25
32140527 Assembly fuel cap
33123487X Clamp hose
37137040 Fuel line
38181654 Plug, oil drain easy
4137352 Muffler
40532124028 Bushing snap nyl blk fuel line
4417670412 Screw, hex washer head, thread, roll. 1/4-20 x 3/4
4517000612 Screw
4619091416 Washer
72183906 Screw . socket
7817060620 Screw
81STD541425 Nut keps hex 1/4-20 unc
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
1401042 Seat
10195530 Pan seat
11166369 Adjustment knob . seat
12121246X Bracket
13121248X Bushing
1472050412 Bolt, rdhd sht nk 1/4 - 20 x 1 - 1/2
15134300 Spacer
16121250X Spring
1773680400 Nut lock 1/4 lge flg gr. 5 zinc
2140551 Bracket pivot
21171852 Bolt
22STD541431 Nut lock hex w/ins 5/16-18
2419171912 Washer
25127018X Bolt
371110616 Fin . hex bolt
419131610 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 40 (96012001102)
5145006 Clip push-in hinged (96012001102)
6STD541437 Locknut hex w/wsh 3/8-16
7124181X Spring
817000616 Head bolt
919131612 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 14 ga.
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
1156867 Decal operator sdl p/l gear dr engine
10149516 Decal battery danger/poison english assembly
11156439 Decal, danger fender english/spanish
12181249 Decal clutch/brake english
13146046 Decal, v-belt, drive, schematic
14181685 Decal panel dash 6 sp. 42"
15160396 Decal v-belt schematic 42" eng
2184847 Decal hp engine
3171704 Decal hood logo
4STD561820 Decal deck
6133644 Decal maintance customer sears domestic
7186800 Decal replacement
9163204 Decal fender craftsman white
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
159192 Valve cap
107152J Tube
11104757X428 Hub . axle cap
265139 Valve stem
3122073X Tire f ts 15 x 6 0 - 6 service
459904 Tube
5106732X624 Rim assembly 6' front white service
6278H Fitting
79040H Flange bearing
8106108X624 Rim assembly 8' rear white service
9126957X Tire r ts 18 x 9 5-8 service
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
1159460 Wire assembly inner/spring with plunger lt
11151141 Link lift - lh
12151140 Link lift - rh
13STD624008 Retainer spring
15173288 Link front susp.
16STD541250 Nut jam hex 1/2-13 unc
17175689 Front Trunnion
1873800800 Nut lock w/wash 1/2-13 unc
19139868 Arm suspension
2159471 Assembly line shaft
20163552 Clip, hairpin (standard hardware-purchase locally)
3105767X Pin
31169865 Bearing . pivot
3273540600 Crownlock nut
4STD581062 E ring #5133-62
519211621 Washer
6120183X Bearing
7125631X Grip
8125925X Button plunger red
05479J Plug
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0187472 Owners english manual
0187473 Manual owners spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire (10 oz. tube)
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Mower deck, complete (standard deck, order sepa...
1176027 Mower deck assembly, 42"
10140296 Washer
11134149 Blade
11A139775 Blade
11B138971 Blade
13137646 Shaft assembly, mandrel
14128774 Housing
142165890 Arm spring b
143157109 Idler bracket
144158634 Keeper belt
145173437 Pulley idler flat
146171977 Carriage bolt
147131335 Spring
148169022 Spring idler
149165898 Retainer spring yellow zinc
15110485X Bearing
150STD551025 Washer 9/32 x 3/4 x 16 ga.
151169670 Clutch bracket
152175067 Cable clutch 42"
153169674 Flat washer
154169675 Spring retainer
155169671 Spring retention lvr clutch cable
156169672 Spacer
157169669 Clutch rod
15817720408 Screw
159STD533717 Bolt rdhd sqn 3/8-16 unc x 1-3/4
16174493 Stripper
18STD533106 Bolt, carriage 5/16-18 x 5/8
18419131410 Washer
19132827 Bolt shoulder
2STD533107 Bolt
20159770 Vortex baffle
21STD541431 Nut crownlock 5/16-18 unc
23177563 Bracket, deflector, mower 42"
24105304X Cap
25123713X Spring
26110452X Push nut
27130968 Shield, deflector
2819111016 Washer
29131491 Rod , hinge
3138017 Bracket
30173984 Screw thdrol rolling washer head
31187690 Washer, spacer
32173436 Pulley, mandrel
33400234 Nut, toplock, flanged
34STD533717 Bolt rdhd 3/8-16 x 1-3/4
36173438 Pulley, idler, flat
37STD551037 Washer, 13/32 x 13/16 x 16 gauge
4165460 Sway bracket
40STD541437 Nut crownlock 3/8-16 unc
44140088 Guard
45STD624003 Retainer
46137729 Screw
48133944 Washer
5STD624008 Retainer spring
52139888 Bolt
53184907 Arm brake
54178515 Flat washer
55155046 Arm idler 42" mower lt/yt
56165723 Spacer . retainer
59141043 Guard
6178024 Arm, suspension ,rear sway bar deck
67149846 Knob, deluxe 1/2-13
68144959 Belt
8850857 Bolt blade
9STD551137 Washer, lock
1772147 Cover
10784378 Shift rod and fork
11778334 Bevel gear (30 teeth)
12778309 Input bevel pinion (13 teeth)
13778368 Gear
14778368 Gear
15778370 Ring gear
150788093A Sealer
157788088A Oil seal 3/4"
17786188 Drive pin
18786102 Spacer
180730229B 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
27STD582062 Retaining ring
28STD582056 Retaining ring
29780072 Washer
29A780160 Washer
29B780051 Washer
29C780199 Washer
3770128A Transaxle case
30780108 Washer
31780001 Washer
31A780195 Washer
32788083 Oil seal 5/8"
34780194 Bushing
35780193 Bushing
35A780197 Bushing
36790075 Brake, disc
37790007 Plate
38799021 Brake pads
39786026 Dowel pin 5/16" x 3/4"
4776395 Countershaft
40792076A Washer
41A790079 Lever brake
42792073A Screw
42A792085A Screw
43STD541431 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 (27 teeth)
51778354 Spur gear (23 teeth)
52778352 Spur gear
53778350 Spur gear (16 teeth)
54778346 Spur gear
56778355 Spur gear (11 teeth)
57778337 Spur gear
58778353 Spur gear
59778351 Spur gear (21 teeth)
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
8792180A Shift key
82778333 Bevel and spur gear (30 and 13 teeth)
83778338 Spur gear (27 teeth)
85792154 Plug
87788089A Oil seal 9/16"
8ASTD580025 Woodruff key #9
9784352 Collar
900794691 Replacement mst-206 -545c transaxle