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Owner's Manual iCRnFTSMnN ° i LAWN TRACTOR 16.0 HP , 42 " Mower Electric Start 6 Speed Transaxle Model No . 917.274352 differently from previously built engines . Before you start the This product has a low emission engine which operates I engine , read and understand this Owner's Manual , r IMPORTANT : For answers to your questions about this product , Call : Read and follow all Safety Rules and Instructions before 1 - 800 - 659 - 5917 Sears Craftsman Help Line operating this equipment , 5 am - 5 prn , Mon - Sat Sears , Roebuck and Co . , Hoffman Estates , IL 60179 U . S . A . Visit our Craftsman website : www . sears . com / craftsman
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Maintenance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Safety Rules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Service and Adjustments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Product Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Assembly / Pre - Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 Operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Repair Parts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32er Maintenance Schedule . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Sears Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Back Cov 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 inrs materral or workmanship according to the gu delines of coverage listed below . Sea 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 dunng 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 . caused by towing objects beyond the capability of the riding equipment , impacting i epairs necessary because of operator abuse , including but not limited to , damage objects that bend the frame or crankshaft , or over - speedin . _ the engine . Repairs necessa _ because of operator negligence , including but not limited to , elec - trical and mechanucal 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 BA'I - rERY 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 yourHOME . After the first 30 days , for your convenience , IN - HOME warranty service will still be avail - able but a trip charge will apply . Thus charge will be waived if the Craftsman product isn , dropped off at an authorized Sears Iocatuon . For the nearest authorized Sears locatio 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 ° ! ng objects . Failure to observe the following safety instructions could result in serious injury or death . • Never direct discharged material toward _ WARNING : In order to prevent ac - anyone . Avoid discharging material cidental starting when setting up , trans - against a wall or obstruction . Material porting , adjusting or making repairs , may ricochet back toward the operator . always disconnect spark plug wire and Stop the blades when crossing gravel place wire where it cannot contact spark surfaces . plug . • Do not operate machine without the _ I , WARNING " Do not coast down a hill in entire grass catcher , discharge guard , neutral , you may lose control of the tractor . or other safety devices in place and _ , WARNING : Tow only the attachments working . that are recommended by and comply with • Slow down before turning . specifications of the manufacturer of your • Never leave a running machine unat - tractor . Use common sense when towing . tended . Always turn off blades , set Operate only at the lowest possible speed parking brake , stop engine , and remove when on a slope . Too heavy of a load , keys before dismounting . while on a slope , is dangerous . Tires can • Disengage blades when not mowing . lose traction with the ground and cause Shut off engine and wait for all parts to you to lose control of your tractor . come to a complete stop before clean - _ , WARNING : Engine exhaust , some of ing the machine , removing the grass catcher , or unclogging the discharge its constituents , and certain vehicle com - guard . ponents contain or emit chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer • Operate machine only in daylight or good artificial light . and birth defects or other reproductive harm . • Do not operate the machine while under the influence of alcohol or drugs . _ WARNING : Battery posts , terminals • Watch for traffic when operating near or and related accessories contain lead and crossing roadways . lead compounds , chemicals known to the • Use extra care when loading or unload - State of California to cause cancer and ing the machine into a trailer or truck . birth defects or other reproductive harm . • Always wear eye protection when oper - Wash hands after handling . ating machine . • Data indicates that operators , age 60 I . GENERAL OPERATION years and above , are involved in a large • Read , understand , and follow all instruc - percentage of riding mower - related in - tions on the machine and in the manual juries . These operators should evaluate before starting . their ability to operate the riding mower • Do not put hands or feet near rotating safely enough to protect themselves parts or under the machine . Keep clear and others from serious injury . of the discharge opening at all times . • Follow the manufacturer's recommen - • Only allow responsible adults , who are dation for wheel weights or counter - familiar with the instructions , to operate weights . the machine . • Keep machine free of grass , leaves or • Clear the area of objects such as rocks , other debris build - up which can touch toys , wire , etc . , which could be picked hot exhaust / engine parts and burn . up and thrown by the blades . Do not allow the mower deck to plow • Be sure the area is clear of bystand - leaves or other debris which can cause ers before operating . Stop machine if build - up to occur . Clean any oil or fuel anyone enters the area . spillage before operating or storing the • Never carry passengers . machine . Allow machine to cool before • Do not mow in reverse unless abso - storage . lutely necessary . Always look down and behind before and while backing . 3
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• Never carry children , even with the II . SLOPE OPERATION blades shut off . They may fall off and Slopes are a major factor related to loss of be seriously injured or interfere with control and tip - over accidents , which can safe machine operation . Children who result in severe injury or death . Opera - have been given rides in the past may tion on all slopes requires extra caution . If suddenly appear in the mowing area for you cannot back up the slope or if you feel another ride and be run over or backed uneasy on it , do not mow it . over by the machine . • Mow up and down slopes , not across . • Never allow children to operate the • Watch for holes , ruts , bumps , rocks , or machine . other hidden objects . Uneven terrain • Use extra care when approaching blind could overturn the machine . Tall grass corners , shrubs , trees , or other objects can hide obstacles . that may block your view of a child . • Choose a low ground speed so that you will not have to stop or shift while on the IV . TOWING slope . • Tow only with a machine that has a • Do not mow on wet grass . Tires may hitch designed for towing . Do not attach lose traction . towed equipment except at the hitch Always keep the machine in gear when point . going down slopes . Do not shift to neu - • Follow the manufacturer's recommenda - tral and coast downhill . tion for weight limits for towed equip - • Avoid starting , stopping , or turning on a ment and towing on slopes . slope . If the tires lose traction , disen - • Never allow children or others in or on gage the blades and proceed slowly towed equipment . straight down the slope . • On slopes , the weight of the towed • Keep all movement on the slopes slow equipment may cause loss of traction and gradual . Do not make sudden and loss of control . changes in speed or direction , which • Travel slowly and allow extra distance to could cause the machine to roll over . stop . • Use extra care while operating machine V , SERVICE with grass catchers or other attach - ments ; they can affect the stability of the SAFE HANDLING OF GASOLINE machine . Do no use on steep slopes . To avoid personal injury or property • Do not try to stabilize the machine by damage , use extreme care in handling putting your foot on the ground . gasoline . Gasoline is extremely flammable • Do not mow near drop - offs , ditches , and the vapors are explosive . or embankments . The machine could • Extinguish all cigarettes , cigars , pipes , suddenly roll over if a wheel is over the and other sources of ignition . edge or if the edge caves in . • Use only approved gasoline container . • Never remove gas cap or add fuel with III . CHILDREN the engine running . Allow engine to cool Tragic accidents can occur if the operator before refueling . is not alert to the presence of children . • Never fuel the machine indoors . Children are often attracted to the machine • Never store the machine or fuel con - and the mowing activity . Never assume tainer where there is an open flame , that children will remain where you last spark , or pilot light such as on a water saw them . heater or other appliances . • Keep children out of the mowing area • Never fill containers inside a vehicle or and in the watchful care of a responsible on a truck or trailer bed with plastic liner . adult other than the operator . Always place containers on the ground • Be alert and turn machine off if a child away from your vehicle when filling . enters the area . • Before and while backing , look behind and down for small children . 4
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• Keep machine free of grass , leaves , or • Remove gas - powered equipment from other debris build - up . Clean oil or fuel the truck or trailer and refuel it on the spillage and remove any fuel - soaked ground . If this is not possible , then debris . Allow machine to cool before refuel such equipment with a portable storing . container , rather than from a gasoline • If you strike a foreign object , stop and dispenser nozzle . inspect the machine . Repair , if neces - • Keep the nozzle in contact with the rim sary , before restarting . of the fuel tank or container opening at • Never make any adjustments or repairs all times until fueling is complete . Do not with the engine running . use a nozzle lock - open device . • Check grass catcher components and • If fuel is spilled on clothing , change the discharge guard frequently and clothing immediately . replace with manufacturer's recom - • Never overfill fuel tank . Replace gas cap mended parts , when necessary . and tighten securely . • Mower blades are sharp . Wrap the GENERAL SERVICE blade or wear gloves , and use extra • Never operate machine in a closed are . caution when servicing them . • Keep all nuts and bolts tight to be sure • Check brake operation frequently . Ad - the equipment is in safe working condi - just and service as required . tion . • Maintain or replace safety and instruc - • Never tamper with safety devices . Check tion labels , as necessary . their proper operation regularly . • Be sure the area is clear of bystand - • Before and while backing , look behind ers before operating . Stop machine if and down for small children . • Mow up and down slopes ( 15 ° Max ) , not anyone enters the area . across . • Never carry passengers . • Do not mow in reverse unless abso - • Choose a low ground speed so that you will not have to stop or shift while on the lutely necessary . Always look down and slope . behind before and while backing . • Avoid starting , stopping , or turning on a • Never carry children , even with the slope . If the tires lose traction , disen - blades shut off . They may fall off and gage the blades and proceed slowly be seriously injured or interfere with straight down the slope . safe machine operation . Children who • If machine stops while going uphill , have been given rides in the past may disengage blades , shift into reverse and suddenly appear in the mowing area for another ride and be run over or backed back down slowly . • Do not turn on slopes unless neces - over by the machine . sary , and then , turn slowly and gradually • Keep children out of the mowing area downhill , if possible . and in the watchful care of a responsible adult other than the operator . • Be alert and turn machine off if a child enters the area . 5
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In the state of California the above is re - PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS quired by law ( Section 4442 of the Califor - 1.25 Unleaded Gasoline Capacity nia Public Resources Code ) . Other states and Type : Regular may have similar laws . Federal laws apply SAE 30 ( above 32 ° F ) Oil Type on federal lands . A spark arrester for the SAE 5W - 30 ( below 32 ° F API - SG - SL ) : muffler is available through your nearest W / Filter 3.5 Pints Sears service center ( See REPAIR PARTS Oil Capacity : W / O Filter 3.0 Pints section of this manual ) . Champion RC12YC Spark Plug : REPAIR PROTECTION ( Gap : . 030 " ) AGREEMENTS Forward : Ground Speed Congratulations on making a smart pur - 1st 1.1 ( MPH ) : chase . Your new Craftsmane ) product is 2nd 1.4 designed and manufactured for years of 3rd 2.2 dependable operation . But like all products , 4th 3.3 it may require repair from time to time . That's 5th 4.4 when having a Repair Protection Agreement 6th 4.9 can save you money and aggravation . Reverse : 1.4 Purchase a Repair Protection Agreement Tire Pressure : Front : 14 PSI now and protect yourseff from unexpected Rear : 12 PSI hassle and expense . Here's what's included in the Agreement : Charging System : 3 Amps Battery • Expert service by our 12,000 profe - 5 Amps Headlights sional repair specialists . Battery : Amp / Hr : 22830 • Unlimited service and no charge for Min . CCA : parts and labor on all covered repairs . Case Size : U1R • Product replacement if your covered Blade Bolt Torque : 27 - 35 Ft . Lbs . product can't be fixed . • Discount of 10 % from regular price of CONGRATULATIONS on your purchase of service and service - related parts not a new tractor . It has been designed , engi - covered by the agreement ; also , 10 % neerod and manufactured to give you the best off regular price of preventive mainte - possible dependability and performance . nance check . Should you experience any problem you • Fast help by phone - phone support cannot easily remedy , please contact a from a Sears technician on products Sears or other qualified service center . requiring in - home repair , plus conve - We have competent , well - trained techni - nient repair scheduling . cians and the proper tools to service or Once you purchase the Agreement , a repair this tractor . simple phone call is all that it takes for you Please read and retain this manual . The to schedule service . You can call anytime instructions will enable you to assemble day or night , or schedule a service ap - and maintain your tractor properly . Always pointment online . observe the " SAFETY RULES " . Sears has over 12,000 professional repair CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITIES specialists , who have access to over 4.5 • Read and observe the safety rules . million quality parts and accessories . • Follow a regular schedule in main - That's the kind of professionalism you can taining , caring for and using your tractor . count on to help prolong the life of your • Follow the instructions under " Mainte - new purchase for years to come . Purchase nance " and " Storage " sections of this your Repair Protection Agreement todayl owner's manual . Some limitations and exclusions apply . _ L , WARNING : This tractor is equipped For prices and additional information call 1 - 800 - 827 - 6655 . with an internal combustion engine and should not be used on or near any unim - SEARS INSTALLATION SERVICE proved forest - covered , brush - covered or For Sears professional installation of home grass - covered land unless the engine's exhaust system is equipped with a spark appliances , garage door openers , water arrester meeting applicable local or state heaters , and other major home items , in the U . S . A . call 1 - 800 - 4 - MY - HOME ® laws ( if any ) . If a spark arrester is used , it should be maintained in effective working order by the operator . 6
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Steering Wheel Steering ( 1 ) Large Flat Washer Wheel Insert © mummmn ( 1 ) 5 / 16 Lock Washer ( 1 ) Hex Bolt 5 / 16 - 18 x 4 Steering Extension _ Steedng Wheel Adapter Shaft Steering I Boot Seat ( 1 ) Washer 17 / 32 x 1 - 3 / 16 x 12 Gauge b ( 1 ) Knob _ Drain Tu _ For Future Usa Slope Sheet Keys ( 2 ) Keys 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 . 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 ) 1 / 2 " wrench ( 1 ) Utility knife ( 1 ) Tire pressure gauge When right or left hand is mentioned in this manual , it means when you are in the operating position ( seated behind the steering wheel ) . TO REMOVE TRACTOR FROM CARTON Extension UNPACK CARTON 1 . Remove all accessible loose parts and , JShaft parts boxes from carton . 2 . Cut along dotted lines on all four pan - els of carton . Remove end panels and lay side panels fiat . i " 3 . Check for any additional loose parts or cartons and remove , Lower Steering ' " - BEFORE REMOVING TRACTOR Shaft FROM SKID Slots ATTACH STEERING WHEEL IMPORTANT : Check for and remove any ASSEMBLE EXTENSION SHAFT AND staples in skid that may puncture tires BOOT where tractor is to roll off skid . 1 . Slide extension shaft onto lower steer - ing shaft . 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 packing and set aside for assembly of they are pointing straight forward . seat to tractor . 4 . Remove steering wheel adapter from 2 . Pivot seat upward and remove from steering wheel and slide adapter onto the cardboard packing , Remove the steering shaft extension . cardboard packing and discard . 5 . Position steering wheel so cross bars 3 . Place seat on seat pan so head of are horizontal ( left to right ) and slide shoulder bolts are positioned over the inside boot and onto adapter . large slotted holes in pan . 6 . Assemble large flat washer , 5 / 16 lock 4 . Push down on seat to engage shoulder washer , 5 / 16 hex bolt and tighten se - bolts in slots and pull seat towards rear curely . of tractor , 7 . Snap steering wheel insert into center 5 . Pivot seat and pan forward and as - of steering wheel . semble adjustment knob and flat 8 . Remove protective materials from trac - washer loosely . Do not tighten . tor hood and grill . 6 . Lower seat into operating position and 8 sit in seat .
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7 . Slide seat until a comfortable position NOTE : You may now roll or drive your is reached which allows you to press tractor off the skid . Follow the appropriate instruction below to remove the tractor clutch / brake pedal all the way down . from the skid . 8 . Get off seat without moving its ad - justed position . TO ROLLTRACTOR OFF SKID ( See 9 . Raise seat and tighten adjustment Operation section for location and knob securely . function of controls ) Seat 1 . Press lift lever plunger and raise attachment lift lever to its highest po - sition . 2 . Release parking brake by depressing clutch / brake pedal . Seat I 3 . Place gearshift lever in neutral ( N ) position . 4 . Roll tractor forward off skid . Shoulder 5 . Remove banding holding deflector Bolts shield up against tractor . TO DRIVE TRACTOR OFF SKID ( See Operation section for location and function of controls ) _ WARNING : Before starting , read , un - derstand and follow all instructions in the Operation section of this manual . Be usurere tractor is in a well - ventilated area . Be s the area in front of tractor is clear of other people and objects . 1 . Be sure all the above assembly Steps have been completed . CHECK BATTERY 2 . Check engine oil level and fill fuel tank 1 . Lift seat pan to raised position . with gasoline . NOTE : If this battery is put into service 3 . Sit on seat in operating position , after month and year indicated on label depress clutch / brake pedal and set the ( label located between terminals ) charge parking brake . battery for minimum of one hour at 6 - 10 4 . Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) amps . ( See " BA'I - I'ERY " in Maintenance position . section of this manual for charging instruc - 5 . Press lift lever plunger and raise tions ) . attachment lift lever to its highest posi - tion . 6 . Start the engine . After engine has Label started , move throttle control to idle position . 7 . Depress clutch / brake pedal into full " BRAKE " position and hold . Move gear - Terminal shift lever to 1st gear . 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 , , / CHECKL IS T The tires on your tractor were overin - Before you operate and enjoy your new tractor , we wish to assure that you receive flated at the factory for shipping purposes . Correct tire pressure is important for best the best performance and satisfaction cutting performance . from this Quality Product . • Reduce tire pressure to PSI shown in Please review the following checklist : " PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " section , I All assembly instructions have been of this manual . completed . , I No remaining loose parts in carton . CHECK DECK LEVELNESS , / Battery is properly prepared and For best cutting results , mower hous - charged . ( Minimum 1 hour at 6 amps ) . ing should be properly leveled . See " TO 4 ' Seat is adjusted comfortably and tight - LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in the Service ened securely . and Adjustments section of this manual . / 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 - _ " Be sure mower deck is properly leveled ing motion and mower blade drive belts side - to - side / front - 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 . • / Check mower and drive belts . Be sure CHECK BRAKE SYSTEM they are routed properly around pulleys and inside all belt keepers . After you learn how to operate your trac - / Check wiring . See that all connections tor , check to see that the brake is properly are still secure and wires are properly adjusted . See " 1 - 0 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 : 4 " Engine oil is at proper level . 4 " Fuel tank is filled with fresh , clean , regu - lar unleaded gasoline . , / Become familiar with all controls - their location and function . Operate them before you start the engine . , I Be sure brake system is in safe oper - ating condition . # " Be sure Operator Presence System and Reverse Operation System ( ROS ) are working properly ( See the Opera - tion and Maintenance sections in this manual ) . 10
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These symbols may appear on your tractor or in literaturesupplied with the product . Learn and understand their meaning . R N H L I \ 1 REVERSE NEUTRAL HIGH LOW CHOKE FAST SLOW IGNITION SWITCH ENGINE START PARKING BRAKE PARKING BRAKE PARKING BRAKE ENGINE OFF REVERSE ENGINE ON OPERATION LOCKED UNLOCKED SYSTEM ( ROS ) OVER TEMP FUEL OIL PRESSURE BAI " rERY REVERSE FORWARD MOWER HEIGHT MOWER LIFT LIGHT A'I - rACHMENT A'n'ACHMENT BRAK _ CLUTCH KEEP AREA CLEAR SLOPE HAZARDS CLUTCH DISENGAGED CLUTCH ENGAGED PEDAL ( SEE SAFETY RULES SECTION ) BEWARE OF DRAWBAR LOADING THROWN OBJECTS DO NOT OPERATE WITHOUT BAGGER OR DEFLECTOR FREEWHEEL ( A _ omatlc Mod _ sonly ) DANGER indicates a hazard which , if not avoided , will result In death or serious Injury . DANGER , KEEP HANDS AND FEET AWAY WARNING indicatesa hazard which , if not avoided , could result In death or serious Injury . & CAUTION indicatesa hazard which , if notavoided , might result In minor or moderate injury . Failure to follow instructions CAUTION when used without the alert symbo ! , could result in serious injury or indicates a situationthat could result in damage death . The safety alert symbol to the tractor and / or engine . is used to identify safety inform - ation about hazards which can HOT SURFACES indicates a hazard which , result in death , serious injury if not avoided , could result in death , serious injury m and / or property damage . and / or property damage . FIRE indicates a hazard which , if not avoided , could result in death , serious Injury and / or 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 . ROS " ON " Position Attachment IgnitionSwitch Clutch Lever - 4 . I LightSwitch . " . " " Lift Lever Plunger Attachment Lift Lever o Height Adjustment Clutch / Brake _ . . . . . . . _ . Pedal " - . . . . . . . . - " Indicator Brake Lever ThrotUe / Choke Control Gearshift Lever Our tractors conform to the safety standards of the American National Standards Institute . LIFT LEVER PLUNGER - Used to release ATrACHMENT CLUTCH LEVER - Used to engage the mower blades , or other at - attachment lift lever when changing its position . tachments mounted to your tractor . ATTACHMENT LIFT LEVER - Used to LIGHT SWITCH - Turns the headlights on and off . raise , lower , and adjust the mower deck or PARKING BRAKE LEVER - Locks clutch / other attachments mounted to your tractor . CLUTCWBRAKE PEDAL - Used for brake pedal into the brake position . THRO'n'LFJCHOKE CONTROL - Used declutching and braking the tractor and for starting and controlling engine speed . starting the engine . GEARSHIFT LEVER - Selects the speed REVERSE OPERATION SYSTEM ( ROS ) and direction of tractor . " ON " POSITION - Allows operation of IGNITION SWITCH - Used for starting mower deck or other powered attachment while in reverse . 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 a wide vision safety mask over spectacles or standard safety glasses . HOW TO USE YOUR TRACTOR IMPORTANT : Leaving the ignition switch in any position other than " STOP " will TO SET PARKING BRAKE cause the battery to discharge and go Your tractor is equipped with an operator dead . presence sensing switch . When engine NOTE : Under certain conditions when is running , any attempt by the operator tractor is standing idle with the engine to leave the seat without first setting the running , hot engine exhaust gases may parking brake will shut off the engine . cause " browning " of grass . To eliminate 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal all the way this possibility , always stop engine when down and hold . stopping tractor on grass areas . 2 . Pull parking brake lever up and release _ = IkCAUTION : Always stop tractor com - pressure from clutch / brake pedal . Pedal should remain in brake position . pletely , as described above , before leaving Make sure parking brake will hold trac - the operator's position . tor secure . TO USETHRO'I - FLE CONTROL Throttle / Attachment Clutch Lever Always operate engine at full throttle . Choke " Engaged " Position • Operating engine at less then full Control _ _ _ / throttle reduces the battery charging _ . " , _ . _ / / _ IgnitionKey rate . _ . . _ / / " Disengaged " • Full throttle offers the best bagging and " Brake " I ' ; _ ( _ V / " Position mower performance . Posit ! on _ " x _ \ \ _ \ \ A / ParkingBrake TO MOVE FORWARD AND BACKWARD _ . " , . _ ; " _ , _ _ _ _ pf " Engaged " The direction and speed of movement is controlled by the gearshift lever . 1 . Start tractor with clutch / brake pedal de - pressed and gearshift lever in neutral _ ' Disenoaoed " Lever ( N ) position , Clutch / Brake oo , , u _ ou 2 . Move gearshift lever to desired po - Pedal Position sition . 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 cU'nlNG HEIGHT brake pedal all the way down . The position of the attachment lift lever • Move gearshift lever to neutral ( N ) determines the cutting height . position . • Grasp lift lever . ENGINE - • Press plunger with thumb and move • Move throttle control between half and lever to desired position . full speed ( fast ) position . The cutting height range is approxi - NOTE : Failure to move throttle control mately 1 - 1 / 2 to 4 " . The heights are mea - between half and full speed ( fast ) posi - sured from the ground to the blade tip with tion , before stopping , may cause engine to the engine not running . These heights " backfire " . are approximate and may vary depending • Turn ignition key to " STOP " position and upon soil conditions , height of grass and remove key . Always remove key when types of grass being mowed . leaving tractor to prevent unauthorized use . • Never use choke to stop engine . 13
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USING THE REVERSE OPERATION • The average lawn should be cut to ap - SYSTEM - proximately 2 - 1 / 2 inches during the cool season and to over 3 inches during hot 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal all the way months . For healthier and better looking down and hold . lawns , mow often and after moderate 2 . With engine running , turn ignition key growth . counterclockwise to ROS " ON " posi - • For best cutting performance , grass over tion . 6 inches in height should be mowed 3 . Look down and behind before backing twice . Make the first cut relatively high ; up . the second to desired height . 4 . Move gear shift lever to reverse ( R ) po - sition and slowly release clutch / brake TO OPERATE MOWER pedal to start movement . Your tractor is equipped with an operator 5 . When use of the ROS is no longer presence sensing switch . Any attempt needed , turn the ignition key clockwise by the operator to leave the seat with the to engine " ON " position . engine running and the attachment clutch engaged will shut off the engine . You must ROS " ON ' Position Engine " ON " Position remain fully and centrally positioned in the ( Normal Operating ) seat to prevent the engine from hesitating or cutting off when operating your equip - ment on rough , rolling terrain or hills . 1 . Select desired height of cut . 2 . Start mower blades by engaging at - tachment clutch control . TO STOP MOWER BLADES - disengage attachment clutch control . TO OPERATE ON HILLS _ LCAUTION : Do not operate the mower _ I , WARNING : Do not drive up or down without either the entire grass catcher , hills with slopes greater than 15 ° and do on mowers so equipped , or the deflector not drive across any slope . Use the slope shield in place . guide at the back of this manual . / Attachemnt Lilt • Choose the slowest speed before start - / r _ : . _ ) _ = / Lever High Position ing up or down hills . Attachment _ _ f n • Avoid stopping or changing speed on Clutch Lever F _ _ _ _ _ _ _ - - - J _ J _ ¥ ; . ; . ' f _ f . . . hills . " - d " - ] , , " ' f _ : _ " / , _ II 4 , , # LOW _ - n . g . . agea _ J / . _ , , v / / / ' . , ' ! 1 / i . ' Position • If slowing is necessary , move throttle control lever to slower position . • If stopping is absolutely necessary , push " Disen _ ge _ _ , , . - clutch / brake pedal quickly to brake posi - Position _ L _ / _ ' / f _ . tion and engage parking brake . " " _ " 4 - • Move gearshift lever to 1st gear . Be sure you have allowed room for tractor ; _ ; ; ; ; ; _ % > , / _ ' - ' _ Deflector to roll slightly as you restart movement . h ; : Shield • To restart movement , slowly release parking brake and clutch / brake pedal . OPERATING IN REVERSE • Make all turns slowly . Your tractor is equipped with a Reverse TO TRANSPORT Operation System ( ROS ) . Any attempt by • Raise attachment lift to highest position the operator to travel in the reverse direc - with attachment lift control . tion with the attachment clutch engaged • When pushing or towing your tractor , will shut off the engine unless the ignition be sure gearshift lever is in neutral ( N ) key is placed in the ROS " ON " posit = on . position . , _ ILWARNING : Backing up with the at - • Do not push or tow tractor at more than tachment clutch engaged while mowing five ( 5 ) MPH . is strongly discouraged . Turning the ROS NOTE : To protect hood from damage " ON " , to allow reverse operation with the when transporting your tractor on a truck attachment clutch engaged , should only or a trailer , be sure hood is closed and be done when the operator decides it is secured to tractor . Use an appropriate necessary to reposition the machine with means of tying hood to tractor ( rope , cord , the attachment engaged . Do not mow in etc . ) . reverse unless absolutely necessary . 14
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TOWING CARTS AND OTHER ATrACH - CAUTION : Alcohol blended fuels ( called MENTS gasohol or using ethanol or methanol ) can attract moisture which leads to separa - Tow only the attachments that are recom - tion and formation of acids during storage . mended by and comply with specifications Acidic gas can damage the fuel system of the manufacturer of your tractor . Use of an engine while in storage . To avoid common sense when towing . Too heavy engine problems , the fuel system should of a load , while on a slope , is dangerous . be emptied before storage of 30 days Tires can lose traction with the ground and or longer . Drain the gas tank , start the cause you to lose control of your tractor . engine and let it run until the fuel lines BEFORE STARTING THE ENGINE and carburetor are empty . Use fresh fuel CHECK ENGINE OIL LEVEL next season . See Storage Instructions for The engine in your tractor has been additional information . Never use engine shipped , from the factory , already filled or carburetor cleaner products in the fuel with summer weight oil . tank or permanent damage may occur . 1 . Check engine oil with tractor on level ground . TO START ENGINE 2 . Remove oil fill cap / dipstick and wipe When starting the engine for the first time clean , reinsert the dipstick and screw or if the engine has run out of fuel , it will cap tight , wait for a few seconds , re - take extra cranking time to move fuel from move and read oil level . If necessary , the tank to the engine . add oil until = FULL " mark on dipstick is 1 . Sit on seat in operating position , reached . Do not overfill . depress clutch / brake pedal and set • For cold weather operation you should parking brake . change oil for easier starting ( See the 2 . Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) oil viscosity chart in the Maintenance position . section of this manual ) . 3 . Move attachment clutch to disengaged • To change engine oil , see the Mainte - position , nance section in this manual . 4 . Move throttle control to choke position . ADD GASOLINE NOTE : Before starting , read the warm • Fill fuel tank to bottom of filler neck . Do and cold starting procedures below . 5 . Insert key into ignition and turn key not overfill . Use fresh , clean , regular clockwise to start position and release unleaded gasoline with a minimum of key as soon as engine starts . Do 87 octane . ( Use of leaded gasoline will not run starter continuously for more increase carbon and lead oxide deposits than fifteen seconds per minute . If the and reduce valve life ) . Do not mix oil engine does not start after several with gasoline . Purchase fuel in quan - attempts , move throttle control to fast tities that can be used within 30 days to assure fuel freshness . position , wait a few minutes and try again . If engine still does not start , _ I _ CAUTION : Wipe off any spilled oil or move the throttle control back to the fuel . Do not store , spill or use gasoline choke position and retry . near an open flame . IMPORTANT : When operating in temper - WARM WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F and atures below32 ° F ( 0 ° C ) , use fresh , clean above ) winter grade gasoline to help insure good 6 . When engine starts , move the throttle cold weather starting . control to the fast position . • The attachments and ground drive can now be used . If the engine does not accept the load , restart the engine and allow it to warm up for one minute using the choke as described above . COLD WEATHER STARTING ( 50 ° F and below ) 15
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6 . When engine starts , leave throttle control in choke position until engine warms up and begins to run roughly . Once rough running begins , imme - diately move the throttle control to the fast position . Engine warm - up mayeral take from several seconds to sev minutes ( the colder the temperature , J the longer the warm - up ) . 00272 • The attachments can also be used dur - ing the engine warm - up period . • If grass is extremely tall , it should be NOTE : if at a high altitude ( above 3000 mowed twice to reduce load and pos - feet ) or in cold temperatures ( below 32 F ) sible fire hazard from dried clippings . the carburetor fuel mixture may need to Make first cut relatively high ; the second be adjusted for best engine performance to the desired height . ( see " TO ADJUST CARBURETOR " in the • Do not mow grass when it is wet . Service and Adjustments section of this Wet grass will plug mower and leave manual ) . undesirable clumps . Allow grass to dry before mowing . • Always operate engine at full throttle MOWING TIPS when mowing to assure better mowing • Mower should be propedy leveled for performance and proper discharge of best mowing performance . See " TOe material . Regulate ground speed by LEVEL MOWER HOUSING " in th selecting a low enough gear to give the Service and Adjustments section of this mower cutting performance as well as manual . the quality of cut desired . • The left hand side of mower should be • When operating attachments , select a used for trimming . ground speed that will suit the terrain • Drive so that clippings are discharged and give best performance of the at - onto the area that has already been tachment being used . cut . Have the cut area to the right of the tractor . This will result in a more even distribution of clippings and more uniform cutting . • When mowing large areas , start by turning to the right so that clippings will discharge away from shrubs , fences , driveways , etc . After one or two rounds , mow in the opposite direction making left hand turns until finished . 16
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FILL IN DATES Check Brake OperaUon Check Tire Pressure _ _ Check Operator Presence and T ROS Systems I _ R check for Loose Fasteners I _ 1 _ 6 V ' T Lubrication Chart I # / Sharpen / Replace Mower Blades i _ i O CheckBatteryLeval Clean Battery and Terminals I _ Check Transaxle Cooling I _ Check V - Baits I _ Check Engine Oil Level t _ tk # w Change Engine Oil ( with oil filter ) I _ 1 . = E Change Engine 011 ( without oil filter ) I # / _ . _ V # N CteanAirR , ter _ ; G Clean Air Screen Inspect N _ Muffler / Spark Arrester IV # ' E Reptace Oil Filter ( If equlpeed ) _ . 2 Clean Engine Cooling Fins V # 2 Replace Spark Rug _ 2 Replace Air Filter Paper Cartndge Replace Fuel Filter 1 - Change more often when operating Lmdera heavy load or 3 - Replace blades more often when mowing in sandy soil . in high ambient temperatures . 4 - Not required if equipped with maintenance - free battery . 5 - Tighten front axle pivot boll to S5 ft . - Ibe , maximum . 2 - Se _ vlae more often when operating in dirty or dusty conditions . Do not overlighten , GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS LUBRICATION CHART The warranty on this tractor does not SF Spindle 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 Some adjustments will need to be made Bearing Bearing Zerk Zerk periodically to properly maintain your tractor . At least once a season , check to see if you should make any of the adjustments described in the Service and Adjustments section of this manual . " ( DGearshift • At least once a year you should replace ; Pivots the spark plug , clean or replace air filter , and check blades and belts for wear . • SAE 30 or 10w30 MotorOil A new spark plug and clean air filter ( _ Genera ] Purpose " Grease assure proper air - fuel mixture and help ( _ Refer to Maintenance ENGINE " Section your engine run better and last longer . BEFORE EACH USE IMPORTANT : Do not oil or grease the pivot points which have special nylon 1 . Check engine oil level . bearings . Viscous lubricants will attractf 2 . Check brake operation . dust and dirt that will shorten the life o 3 . Check tire pressure . the self - lubricating bearings . If you feel 4 . Check operator presence and they must be lubricated , use only a dry , ROS systems for proper operation . powdered graphite type lubricant sparingly . 5 . Check for loose fasteners . 17
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CHECK REVERSE OPERATION ( ROS ) TRACTOR SYSTEM Always observe safety rules when per - • When the engine is running with the ig - forming any maintenance . nition switch in the engine " ON " position BRAKE OPERATION and the attachment clutch is engaged , If tractor requires more than five ( 5 ) feet to any attempt by the operator to go into stop at highest speed in highest gear on a reverse should shut off the engine . level , dry concrete or paved surface , then • When the engine is running with the brake must be checked and adjusted . ( See ignition switch in the ROS " ON " position ' q'O ADJUST BRAKE " in the Service and and the attachment clutch is engaged , Adjustments section of this manual ) . any attempt by the operator to shift into TIRES reverse should NOT shut off the engine . • Maintain proper air pressure in all tires BLADE CARE ( See " PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " For best results mower blades must be section of this manual ) . kept sharp . Replace bent or damaged • Keep tires free of gasoline , oil , or insect blades . control chemicals which can harm rub - • - CAUTION : Use only a replacement ber . blade approved by the manufacturer of • Avoid stumps , stones , deep ruts , sharp your tractor . Using a blade not approved objects and other hazards that may by the manufacturer of your tractor is cause tire damage . hazardous , could damage your tractor and NOTE : To seal tire punctures and prevent void your warranty . flat tires due to slow leaks , tire sealant BLADE REMOVAL may be purchased from your local parts dealer . Tire sealant also prevents tire dry 1 . Raise mower to highest position to al - low access to blades . rot and corrosion . 2 . Remove blade bolt , lock washer and OPERATOR PRESENCE SYSTEM AND flat washer securing blade . REVERSE OPERATION SYSTEM ( ROS ) 3 . Install new or resharpened blade Be sure operator presence and reverse with trailing edge up towards deck as operation systems are working properly . If shown . your tractor does not function as de - IMPORTANT : To ensure proper assembly , scribed , repair the problem immediately . center hole in blade must align with star • The engine should not start unless the on mandrel assembly . brake pedal is fully depressed , and the 4 . Reassemble blade bolt , lock washer attachment clutch control is in the disen - and flat washer in exact order as gaged position . shown . 5 . Tighten blade bolt securely ( 27 - 35 Ft . CHECK OPERATOR PRESENCE Lbs . torque ) . SYSTEM IMPORTANT : Blade bolt is heat treated . • When the engine is running , any at - If bolt needs replacing , replace only with tempt by the operator to leave the seat approve bolt shown in the Repair Parts . without first setting the parking brake Trailing Mandrel As should shut off the engine . Edge Up _ Blade • When the engine is running and the Cente attachment clutch is engaged , any at - tempt by the operator to leave the seat should shut off the engine . • The attachment clutch should never op - erate unless the operator is in the seat . ROS " ON " Position Engine " ON " Position ( Normal Operating ) TO SHARPEN BLADE NOTE : We do not recommend sharp - ening blade - but if you do , be sure the blade is balanced . Care should be taken to keep the blade balanced . An unbalanced blade will cause excessive vibration and eventual damage to mower and engine . 18
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V - BELTS • The blade can be sharpened with a file or on a grinding wheel . Do not attempt Check V - belts for deterioration and wear to sharpen while on the mower . after 100 hours of operation and replace • To check blade balance , you will need a if necessary . The belts are not adjustable . 5 / 8 " diameter steel bolt , pin , or a cone Replace belts if they begin to slip from balancer . ( When using a cone balancer , wear . follow the instructions supplied with ENGINE balancer . ) NOTE : Do not use a nail for balancing LUBRICATION blade . The lobes of the center hole may Only use high quality detergent oil rated appear to be centered , but are not . with API service classification SG - SL . • Slide blade on to an unthreaded portion Select the oil's SAE viscosity grade of the steel bolt or pin and hold the according to your expected operating bolt or pin parallel with the ground . If temperature . blade is balanced , it should remain in a SAE VISCC61TY GRADES horizontal position . If either end of the blade moves downward , sharpen the heavy end until the blade is balanced . C . _ 1o - 20 . t 0 o lO ' 20 Blade NOTE : Although multi - viscosity oils 5 / 8 " Bolt ( 5W30 , 10W30 etc . ) improve starting in cold weather , the oils will result in in - Center creased oil consumption when used above 32 ° R Check your engine oil level more BATTERY frequently to avoid possible engine dam - Your tractor has a battery charging system age from running low on oil . which is sufficient for normal use . How - Change the oil after every 25 hours of op - ever , periodic charging of the battery with eration or at least once a year if the tractor an automotive charger will extend its life , is not used for 25 hours in one year . • Keep battery and terminals clean . Check the crankcase oil level before start - • Keep battery bolts tight . ing the engine and after each eight ( 8 ) • Keep small vent holes open . hours of operation . Tighten oil fill cap / • Recharge at 6 - 10 amperes for 1 hour . dipstick securely each time you check the NOTE : The original equipment battery on oil level . your tractor is maintenance free . Do not TO CHANGE ENGINE OIL attempt to open or remove caps or covers . Determine temperature range expected Adding or checking level of electrolyte is before oil change . All oil must meet API not necessary . service classification SG - SL . TO CLEAN BAI - FERY AND TERMINALS • Be sure tractor is on level surface . Corrosion and dirt on the battery and • Oil will drain more freely when warm . terminals can cause the battery to " leak " • Catch oil in a suitable container . power . 1 . Remove oil fill cap / dipstick . Be careful 1 . Disconnect BLACK battery cable first not to allow dirt to enter the engine then RED battery cable and remove when changing oil . battery from tractor . 2 . Remove yellow cap from end of drain 2 . Rinse the battery with plain water and valve and install the drain tube onto the dry . fitting . 3 . Clean terminals and battery cable ends Oil Drain Valve with wire brush until bright . Closed and 4 . Coat terminals with grease or petro - Locked leum jelly . 5 . Reinstall battery ( See " REPLACING BATTERY " in the SERVICE AND AD - Position - _ . JUSTMENTS section of this manual ) . _ Drain Yellow TRANSAXLE COOLING Cap Keep transaxle free from build - up of dirt _ Tube and chaff which can restrict cooling . 19
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NOTE : If very dirty or damaged , replace 3 . Unlock drain valve by pushing inward cartridge . slightly and turning counterclockwise . 5 . Place new pre - cleaner and cartridge 4 . To open , pull out on the drain valve . 5 . After oil has drained completely , close firmly in base . 6 . Align tabs on cover with slots in blower and lock the drain valve by pushing inward and turning clockwise until the housing and replace cover . 7 . Hook handle on cover and push down pin is in the locked position as shown . on handle to close . 6 . Remove the drain tube and replace the IMPORTANT : Petroleum solvents , such cap onto the end of the drain valve . as kerosene , are not to be used to clean 7 . Refill engine with oil through oil fill dip - the cartridge . They may cause deterio - stick tube . Pour slowly . Do not overfill . For approximate capacity see " PROD - ration of the cartridge . Do not oil car - UCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this tridge . Do not use pressurized air to clean manual . cartridge . 8 . Use gauge on oil fill cap / dipstick for CLEAN AIR SCREEN checking level . For accurate reading , Air screen must be kept free of dirt and tighten dipstick cap securely onto the chaff to prevent engine damage from tube before removing dipstick . Keep oil overheating . Clean with a wire brush or at = FULl " line on dipstick . Tighten cap compressed air to remove dirt and stub - onto the tube securely when finished . born dried gum fibers . AIR FILTER ENGINE COOLING SYSTEM Your engine will not run properly using a Debris may clog the engine's air cool - dirty air filter . Replace pre - cleaner after ing system . Remove blower housing and every 25 hours of operation or every clean area shown to prevent overheating season . Service paper cartridge every and engine damage . 100 hours of operation or every season , whichever occurs first . Air Screen Clean out chaff and debris Service air cleaner more often under dusty conditions . 1 . Pull up on air filter cover handle and rotate towards engine . 2 . Remove cover . 3 . Carefully remove air filter cartridge and pre - cleaner from base . 4 . Clean base carefully to prevent debris from falling into carburetor . Handle MUFFLER 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 _ q first . Spark plug type and gap setting are shown in = PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS " section of this manual . Pre - clea 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 . Slots 20
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1 . With engine cool , remove filter and CLEANING plug fuel line sections . • Clean engine , battery , seat , finish , etc . 2 . Place new fuel filter in position in fuel of all foreign matter . line with arrow pointing towards carbu - • Keep finished surfaces and wheels free retor . of all gasoline , oil , etc . 3 . Be sure there are no fuel line leaks and ° Protect painted surfaces with auto - clamps are properly positioned . motive type wax . 4 . Immediately wipe up any spilled gaso - We do not recommend using a garden line . hose or pressure washer to clean your tractor unless the engine and transmis - sion are covered to keep water out . Water ( _ _ _ Clamp in engine or transmission will shorten the useful life of your tractor . Use compressed Clamp " f k " _ - - " - " / - " _ uel Filter air or a leaf blower to remove grass , 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 remove clutch spring off pulley bolt . TO REMOVE MOWER 5 . Remove large retainer spring , slide collar off and push housing guide out Mower will be easier to remove from the of bracket . right side of tractor . 6 . Disconnect anti - sway bar from chassis 1 . Place attachment clutch in " DISEN - bracket by removing retainer spring . GAGED " position . 7 . Disconnect suspension arms from rear 2 . Move attachment lift lever forward to deck brackets by removing retainer lower mower to its lowest position . springs . 3 . Roll belt off engine pulley . 8 . Disconnect front links from deck by 4 . Remove small retainer spring , and removing retainer springs . Small Retainer S , . . _ Square Hole Small ine Pulley Clutch Sprin ! Front Link Retainer Spdn Anti - Sway Retainer Springs Housing Deflector Shield Bracket Large Retainer Spring 21
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FRONT - TO - BACK ADJUSTMENT 9 . Raise lift lever to raise suspension IMPORTANT : Deck must be level side - to arms . Slide mower out from under trac - tor . side . If the following front - to - back adjust - IMPORTANT " If an attachment other than ment is necessary , be sure to adjust both the mower deck is to be mounted on the front links equally so mower will stay level side - to - side . tractor , remove the front links and hook To obtain the best cutting results , the the clutch spring Into square hole in frame . TO INSTALL MOWER mower housing should be adjusted so that the front is approximately 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " 1 . Raise attachment lift lever to its highest lower than the rear when the mower is in position . 2 . Slide mower under tractor with deflec - its highest position . tor shield to right side of tractor . Check adjustment on right side of trac - 3 . Lower lift lever to its lowest position . tor . Measure distance " D " directly in front 4 . Connect front links to mower deck and and behind the mandrel at bottom edge of secure with retainer springs . mower housing as shown . 5 . Connect suspension arms to rear deck - Before making any necessary adjust - brackets and secure with retainer springs . ments , check that both front links are 6 . Connect anti - sway bar to chassis equal in length . bracket and secure with retainer spring . • If links are not equal in length , adjust 7 . Push clutch cable housing guide into one link to same length as other link . bracket , stide cottar onto guide and • To lower front of mower loosen nut " E " secure with large retainer spring . on both front links an equal number of 8 . Place flat washer and clutch spring on turns . idler pulley bolt and secure with small • When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " retainer spring . lower at front than rear , tighten nuts " F " 9 . Install belt onto engine pulley . against trunnion on both front links . TO LEVEL MOWER HOUSING • To raise front of mower , loosen nut " F " Adjust the mower while tractor is parked from trunnion on both front links . Tighten on level ground or driveway . Make sure nut " E " on both front links an equal num - tires are properly inflated ( See " PROD - ber of turns . The two front links must UCT SPECIFICATIONS section of this remain equal in length . manuel ) . If tires are over or underinflated , • When distance " D " is 1 / 8 " to 1 / 2 " lower you will not properly adjust your mower . at front than rear , tighten nut " F " against SIDE - TO - SIDE ADJUSTMENT trunnion on both front links . • Raise mower to its highest position . • Recheck side - to - side adjustment . • At the midpoint of both sides of mower , measure height from bottom edge of mower to ground . Distance " A " on bothr el sides of mower should be the same o within 1 / 4 " of each other . • If adjustment is necessary , make adjust - ment on one side of mower only . • To raise one side of mower , tighten lift Both Should beEgual in Length link adjustment nut on that side . • To lower one side of mower , loosen lift link adjustment nut on that side . NOTE : Each full turn of adjustment nut will change mower height about 1 / 8 " . • Recheck measurements after adjusting . Bottomedge Bottom edge ofd of mower to . . _ . . _ r0o _ er to groun ' E " ground " k _ _ _ _ . . _ l / A - - [ - _ " " T _ Ground L ' , ne _ ' - - I - [ - A Front Links 22
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2 , TO REPLACE MOWER BLADE DRIVE Measure distance between brake oper - BELT ating arm and nut " A " 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 , A " 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 - . Road test tractor for proper stopping 1 . Remove mower from tractor ( See " TO 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 Nut " A " this section of this manual ) . Nut Mandrel Idler Pulleys Arm TO REPLACE MOTION DRIVE BELT Park the tractor on level surface . Engage parking brake . For assistance , there is a Pulley belt installation guide decal on bottom side of left footrest . TO CHECK AND ADJUST BRAKE BELT REMOVAL - Your tractor is equipped with an adjustable 1 . Remove mower ( See " TO REMOVE brake system which is mounted on the MOWER " in this section of manual ) . right side of the transaxle . NOTE " Observe entire motion drive belt If tractor requires more than five ( 5 ) feet to and position of all belt guides and keepers . stop at highest speed in highest gear on a 2 . Remove belt from stationary idler and level , dry concrete or paved surface , then clutching idler . brake must be checked and adjusted . 3 . Remove belt downward from around TO CHECK BRAKE engine pulley . 4 . Pull belt slack toward rear of tractor . 1 . Park tractor on a level , dry concrete or Remove belt upwards from transaxle paved surface , depress clutch / brake pulley by deflecting belt keepers . pedal all the way down and engage 5 . Remove belt from center span keeper parking brake . and pull belt away from tractor . 2 . Place gear shift lever in neutral ( N ) position . BELT INSTALLATION - The rear wheels must lock and skid when 1 . Carefully work new belt down between you try to manually push the tractor for - transaxle belt keepers and onto the ward . If the rear wheels rotate , the brake input pulley . needs to be adjusted or the pads need to 2 . Slide belt into the center span keeper . be replaced . 3 . Pull belt toward front of tractor and roll TO ADJUST BRAKE around the top groove of engine pulley . 4 . Install belt through stationary idler and 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal all the way clutching idler . down and engage parking brake . 23
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FRONT WHEELTOE - IN / CAMBER 5 . Make sure belt is in all pulley grooves The front wheel toe - in and camber are not and inside all belt guides and keepers . 6 . Install mower ( See " TO INSTALL adjustable on your tractor . If damage has MOWER " in this section of manual ) . occurred to affect the front wheel toe - in or camber , contact a Sears or other qualified Eng ' service center . TO REMOVE WHEEL FOR REPAIRS Center 1 . Block up axle securely . Clutching 2 . Remove axle cover , retaining ring and Keeper washers to allow wheel removal ( rear wheels have a square key - Do not lose ) . Stationary Idler 3 . Repair tire and reassemble . Transaxle 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 TRANSAXLE GEAR SHIFT LEVER NEU - flat tires due to slow leaks , purchase and use tire sealant from Sears . Tire sealant TRAL ADJUSTMENT also prevents tire dry rot and corrosion . The transaxie should be in neutral when the gear shift lever is in neutral ( N ) ( lock Washers gate ) position . The adjustment is preset Retaining at the factory ; however , if adjustment is needed , proceed as follows : Axle 1 . Make sure transaxle is in neutral ( N ) . Cover NOTE : When the tractor rear wheels move freely , the transaxle is in neutral . 2 . Loosen adjustment bolt in front of the right rear wheel . I 3 . Position the gear shift lever in the neu - Square Key tral ( N ) position . ( Rear Wheel Only ) 4 . Tighten adjustment bolt securely . NOTE : If additional clearance is needed TO START ENGINE WITH A WEAK BAT - to get to adjustment bolt , move mower TERY deck height to the lowest position . _ WARNING : Lead - acid batteries gen - Neutral Lock Gate erate explosive gases . Keep sparks , flame and smoking materials away from bat - teries . Always wear eye protection when around batteries . If your battery is too weak to start the engine , it should be recharged . ( See " BAT - TERY " in the MAINTENANCE section of / " _ Adjustment Bolt this manual ) . If " jumper cables " are used for emergency TO ADJUST STEERING WHEEL ALIGN - starting , follow this procedure : MENT IMPORTANT : Your tractor is equipped If steering wheel crossbars are not with a 12 volt system . The other vehicle horizontal ( left to right ) when wheels are must also be a 12 volt system . Do not use positioned straight forward , remove steer - your tractor battery to start other vehicles . ing wheel and reassemble with crossbars TO A'I - I - ACH JUMPER CABLES - horizontal . Tighten securely . 1 . Connect one end of the RED cable to the POSITIVE ( + ) terminal of each battery ( A - B ) , taking care not to short 24 against tractor chassis .
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Terminal 2 . Connect one end of the BLACK cable Cover . Keps to the NEGATIVE ( - ) terminal ( C ) of fully charged battery . " - Hex 3 . Connect the other end of the BLACK Bolt cable ( D ) to good chassis ground , away from fuel tank and battery . TO REMOVE CABLES , REVERSE ( Red ) ORDER - Cable Negative ( Black ) 1 . BLACK cable first from chassis and Cable then from the fully charged battery . TO REPLACE HEADLIGHT BULB 2 . RED cable last from both batteries . 1 . Raise hood . 2 . Pull bulb holder out of the hole in the backside of the grill . 3 . Replace bulb in holder and push bulb holder securely back into the hole in the backside of the grill . 4 . Close hood . INTERLOCKS AND RELAYS Weak or Dead Fully Charged Loose or damaged wiring may cause Battery Battery your tractor to run poorly , stop running , or REPLACING BA'I - rERY prevent it from starting . • Check wiring . See electrical wiring _ bWARNING : Do not short battery diagram in the Repair Parts section . terminals by allowing a wrench or any TO REPLACE FUSE other object to contact both terminals at the same time . Before connecting battery , Replace with 20 amp automotive - type remove metal bracelets , wristwatch bands , plug - in fuse . The fuse holder is located behind the dash . rings , etc . Positive terminal must be connected TO REMOVE HOOD AND GRILL AS - first to prevent sparking from accidental SEMBLY grounding . 1 . Raise hood . 1 . Lift seat pan to raised position . 2 . Unsnap headlight wire connector . 2 . Disconnect BLACK battery cable first 3 . Stand in front of tractor . Grasp hood at then RED battery cable and carefully sides , tilt toward engine and lift off of remove battery from tractor . tractor . 3 . install new battery with terminals in 4 . When replacing hood , be sure to re - same position as old battery . connect the headlight wire connector . 4 . First connect RED battery cable to positive ( + ) terminal with hex bolt and keps nut as shown . Tighten securely . Hood Slide terminal cover over terminal 5 . Connect BLACK grounding cable to negative ( - ) terminal with remaining hex bolt and keps nut . Tighten securely . Headlight Wire Connector Label 25
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ENGINE IMPORTANT : Damage to the needle valve and the seat in carburetor may result Maintenance , repair , or replacement of the if screw is turned in too tight . emission control devices and systems , which are being done at the customers expense , PRELIMINARY SETTING - may be performed by any non - road engine 1 . Air cleaner assembly must be assem - repair establishment or individual . Warranty bled to the carburetor when making repairs must be performed by an authorized carburetor adjustments . engine manufacturer's service outlet . 2 . Be sure the throttle control cable is adjusted properly ( see above ) . TO ADJUSTTHROTTLE CONTROL CABLE FINAL SE'I - FING - The throttle control has been preset at the 1 . Start engine and allow to warm for five minutes . Make final adjustments with factory and adjustment should not be nec - essary . Check adjustment as described engine running and shift ] motion control below before loosening cable . If adjust - lever in neutral ( N ) position . ment is necessary , proceed as follows : 2 . Move throttle control lever to slow posi - 1 . With engine not running , move throttle tion . With finger , rotate and hold throttle control lever from slow to choke posi - lever against idle speed screw . Turn tion . Slowly move lever from choke to idle speed screw to attain 1750 RPM . fast position , 3 . While still holding throttle lever against 2 . Check that holes = A " in governor idle speed screw , turn idle mixture control lever and hole in governor plate valve full travel clockwise then coun - line - up . If holes " A " are not aligned , terclockwise until engine runs rough . loosen clamp screw and move throttle Turn valve to a point midway between cable until holes are aligned . Tighten those two positions . Release throttle lever . clamp screw securely . Governor ACCELERATION TEST - Governor Control Lever Plate 4 . Move throttle control lever from slow to fast position . If engine hesitates or dies , turn idle mixture valve out ( coun - terclockwise ) 1 / 8 turn . Repeat test and continue to adjust , if necessary , until engine accelerates smoothly . Throttle High speed stop is factory adjusted . Do Cable not adjust - damage may result . Screw IMPORTANT . Never tamper with the TO ADJUST CARBURETOR engine governor , which is factory set NOTE : The carburetor on this engine is for proper engine speed . Overspeed - low emission . It is equipped with an idle ing the engine above the factory high fuel adjusting needle with a limiter cap , speed setting can be dangerous . If you which allows some adjustment within the think the engine - governed high speed limits allowed by the cap . Do not attempt needs adjusting , contact a Sears or other to remove the iimiter cap . The limiter cap qualified service center , which has proper cannot be removed without breaking the equipment and experience to make any adjusting needle . necessary adjustments . The carburetor has been preset at the factory and adjustment should not be nec - Idle Speed [ _ 1 " _ , , , , _ . Throttle essary . However , minor adjustment may be required to compensate for differences in fuel , temperature , altitude or load . If the carburetor does need adjustment , proceed as follows : In general , turning idle mixture valve in Screw _ _ ever ( clockwise ) decreases the supply of fuel to the engine giving a leaner fuel / air mix - ture . Turningthe idle mixture valve out Idle Mixture Valv ! _ ( counterclockwise ) increases the supply With Limiter of fuel to the engine giving a richer fuel / air mixture . 26
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blended fuels ( called gasohol or using Immediately prepare your tractor for stor - ethanol or methanol ) can attract moisture age at the end of the season or if the trac - tor will not be used for 30 days or more . which leads to separation and formation of acids during storage . Acidic gas can dam - , _ . WARNING : Never store the tractor age the fuel system of an engine while in with gasoline in the tank inside a building storage . where fumes may reach an open flame • Empty the fuel tank by starting the en - or spark . Allow the engine to cool before gine and letting it run until the fuel lines storing in any enclosure . and carburetor are empty . TRACTOR • Never use engine or carburetor cleaner Remove mower from tractor for winter products in the fuel tank or permanent storage . When mower is to be stored for a damage may occur . • Use fresh fuel next season . period of time , clean it thoroughly , remove all dirt , grease , leaves , etc . Store in a NOTE : Fuel stabilizer is an acceptable clean , dry area . alternative in minimizing the formation of 1 . Clean entire tractor ( See " CLEANING " fuel gum deposits during storage . Add in the Maintenance section of this stabilizer to gasoline in fuel tank or stor - manual ) . age container . Always follow the mix ratio 2 . Inspect and replace belts , if necessary found on stabilizer container . Run engine ( See belt replacement instructions in at least 10 minutes after adding stabilizer to allow the stabilizer to reach the car - the Service and Adjustments section of this manual ) . buretor . Do not empty the gas tank and 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 . CYLINDER ( S ) 5 . Touch up all rusted or chipped paint 1 . Remove spark plug ( s ) . surfaces ; sand lightly before painting . 2 . Pour one ounce of oil through spark BA'n'ERY plug hole ( s ) into cylinder ( s ) . 3 . Turn ignition key to " START " position • Fully charge the battery for storage . for a few seconds to distribute oil . • After a period of time in storage , battery 4 . Replace with new spark plug ( s ) . may require recharging . • To help prevent corrosion and power OTHER leakage during long periods of storage , • Do not store gasoline from one season battery cables should be disconnected to another . and battery cleaned thoroughly ( see ' q'Oin • Replace your gasoline can if your can CLEAN BATTERY AND TERMINALS " starts to rust . Rust and / or dirt in your the Maintenance section of this manual ) . gasoline will cause problems . • After cleaning , leave cables discon - • If possible , store your tractor indoors nected and place cables where they and cover it to give protection from dust cannot come in contact with battery and dirt . terminals . • Cover your tractor with a suitable pro - • If battery is removed from tractor for tective cover that does not retain mois - storage , do not store battery directly on ture . Do not use plastic . Plastic cannot concrete or damp surfaces . breathe which allows condensation to ENGINE form and will cause your tractor to rust . IMPORTANT : Never cover tractor while FUEL SYSTEM engine and exhaust areas are still warm . IMPORTANT : It is important to prevent gum deposits from forming in essential fuel system parts such as carburetor , fuel hose , or tank during storage . Also , alcohol 27
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART : See appropriate section in manual unless directed to Sears service center CAUSE 3ORRECTION PROBLEM 1 . Out of fuel . 1 . Fill fuel tank . Will not start 2 . See " TO START ENGINE " 2 . Engine not " CHOKED " in Operation section . properly . 3 . Wait several minutes 3 . Engine flooded . before attempting to start . 4 . Replace spark plug . 4 . Bad spark plug . 5 . Clean / replace air filter . 5 . Dirty air filter . 6 . Dirty fuel filter . 6 . Replace fuel filter . 7 Water in fuel . 7 . Empty fuel tank and carbure - tor , refill tank with fresh gas - oline and replace fuel filter . 8 . Check all wiring . 8 . Loose or damaged wiring . 9 . Carburetor out of adjustment . 9 . See = To Adjust Carburetor " in Service and Adjustments section . 10 . Contact a Sears or other 10 . Engine valves out of qualified service center . adjustment . Hard to start 1 . Clean / replace air filter . 1 . Dirty air filter . 2 . Bad spark plug . 2 . Replace spark plug . 3 . Recharge or replace battery . 3 . Weak or dead battery . 4 . Replace fuel filter . 4 . Dirty fuel filter . 5 . Stale or dirty fuel . 5 . Empty fuel tank and refill tank with fresh , clean gasoline . 6 . Loose or damaged wiring . 6 . Check all wiring . 7 . Carburetor out of adjustment . 7 . See " To Adjust Carburetor " in Service and Adjustments section . 8 . Contact a Sears or other 8 . Engine valves out of adjustment . qualified service center . 1 . Clutch / brake pedal not 1 . Depress clutch / brake pedal . Engine will not turn over depressed . 2 . Attachment clutchis engaged . ! 2 . Disengage attachment clutch . 3 . Weak or dead battery . ! 3 . Recharge or replace battery . 4 . Blown fuse . 4 . Replace fuse . 5 . Corroded battery terminals . 5 . Clean battery terminals . ; 6 . Loose or damaged wiring . 6 . Check all wiring . i 7 . Faulty ignition switch . 7 . Check / replace ignition switch . 8 . Faulty solenoid or starter . 8 . Check / replace solenoid or starter , 9 . Contact a Sears or other 9 . Faulty operator presence switch ( es ) . qualified service center . Engine clicks but 1 . Weak or dead battery . 1 . Recharge or replace battery . will not start 2 . Corroded battery terminals . 2 . Clean battery terminals . 3 . Loose or damaged wiring . 3 . Check all wiring . 4 . Faulty solenoid or starter . 4 . Check / replace solenoid or starter . 28
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TROUBLESHOOTING CHART : See appropriate section in manual unless directed to Sears service center PROBLEM CAUSE CORRECTION 1 . Raise cutting height / reduce Loss of power 1 . Cutting too much grass / too fast . speed . 2 . Throttle in " CHOKE " position . 2 . Adjust throttle control . 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 . Clean and regap or change 6 . Faulty spark plug . 6 . spark plug . Replace fuel filter . 7 . Dirty fuel filter . 7 . 8 . Stale or dirty fuel . 8 . Empty fuel tank and refilltank with fresh , clean gasoline . 9 . Water in fuel . 9 . Empty fuel tank and carbure - tor , refill tank with fresh gas - oline and replace fuel filter . 10 . Spark plug wire loose . 10 . Connect and tighten spark plug wire . 11 . Dirty engine air screen / fins . 11 . Clean engine air screen / fins . 12 . Dirty / clogged muffler . 12 . Clean / replace muffler . 13 . Check all wiring . 13 . Loose or damaged wiring . 14 , Carburetor out of adjustment . 14 . See = To Adjust Carburetor " 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 . . Reverse operationsystem 1 . Turn ignition key to Engine dies when tractor is shifted ( ROS ) is not " ON " while ROS ' tON " position . mower or other attachment into reverse See Operatton section . is engaged . ! 1 . Faulty operator - safety Engine continues 1 . Check wiring , switches andd to run when connections , if not correcte presence control system . contact Sears or other operator leaves seat with attach - qualified service center . ment clutch engaged . Poor cut - uneven Worn , bent or loose blade . 1 . Replace blade . Tighten blade bolt . 2 . Mower deck not level . 2 . Level mower deck . 3 . 3 . Clean underside of mower Buildup of grass , leaves , and trash under mower . housing . 4 . Bent blade mandrel . 4 . Contact a Sears or other qualified service center . 5 . 5 . Clean around mandrels to Clogged mower deck vent holes from buildup of grass , open vent holes . 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 1 . Obstruction in clutch 1 . Remove obstruction . Mower blades will not rotate mechanism . 2 . Worn / damaged mower drive 2 . Replace mower drive belt . 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 1 . Engine speed too slow . Poor grass 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 pressure . 5 . Check tires for proper air pressure . 6 . Worn , bent or loose blade . 6 . Replace / sharpen blade . Tighten blade bolt . 7 . Clean underside of mower 7 . Buildup of grass , leaves and trash under mower . housing . 8 . Mower drive belt worn . 8 . Replace mower drive belt . 9 . Blades improperly installed . 9 . Reinstall blades sharp edge down . 10 . Improper blades used . 10 . Replace with blades listed in this manual . 11 . Clean around mandrels to 11 . Clogged mower deck vent holes from buildup of grass , open vent holes . leaves , and trash around mandrels . Headlight ( s ) not 1 . Light switch is " OFF " . 1 . Turn light switch " ON " . working 2 . Bulb ( s ) or lamp ( s ) burned out . 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 connections . 5 . Blown fuse . 5 . Replace fuse . Battery will not 1 . Bad battery cell ( s ) . 1 . Replace battery . 2 . Poor cable connections . 2 . Check / clean all connections . charge 3 . Faulty regulator 3 . Replace regulator . ( if so equipped ) , 4 . Faulty alternator . 4 . Replace alternator . . Move throttle control ! Engine " backfires " Engine throttle control not set when turning between half and full speed between half and full speed ( fast ) position before stopping engine " OFF " ( fast ) position before engine . stopping engine . 30
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 SCHEMATIC SEAT SWITCH i REVERSE SWITCH _ - _ - _ - - - - _ SHORTING CONNECTOR NOT IN REVERSE B * UE _ B _ CK FUEL a ( OPTIONAL ) LINE tI _ F gLUE r CHARGING _ OUTPUT 28 VOLTS AC MIN . O _ RPM 3 _ MPDC @ _ 00 / RPM ( CH _ RGtNGSYSTEMt _ SCONNEC / ED ) SOLENOID _ . . . . . . . . . . . . I i . . . . . . . . . i UQPI33NG SYSTEM OUTPUT I i 5 _ pAc _ I I = . . . . . . . . . 14 VOLTS AC MIN . O 3600 RPM ( UGHTS OFF ) NOTE L HEADLIGHTS YOUR TRACTOR ISA EQUIPPED WITH SPECIAL / ALTERNATOR SYSTEM . THE LIGHTS ARE NOT • © CONNECTED TO THE NON - REMOVABLE REMOVABLE BATfERY , BUT HAVE CTHEIRE . OWN ELECTRICAL SOUR CONNECTIONS CONNECTIONS BECAUSE OF THIS , THELIGHTSE IGNITION SWITCH BRIGHTNESS OF THE WIRING INSULATED CLIPS WILL CHANGE WITH ENGIN POSITION CIRCUIT " MAKE " NOTE : IF WIRING INSULATED CLIPS SPEED . AT IDLE THE LIGHTS OFF M + G + AI WERE REMOVED FOR SERVICING OF WILL DIM . AS THE ENGINE IS RUN / OVERRIDE B + AI UNIT , THEY SHOULD BE REPLACED SPEEDED UP , THE LIGHTS RUN S + AI L + A2 WILL BECOME THEIR BRIGHTEST . TO PROPERLY SECURE YOUR WIRING . START 3 + S + At 02836 31
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 ELECTRICAL 22 26 I I I I I I I I I 32
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 ELECTRICAL KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 163465 Battery 2 74760412 BoltHsx Hd 1 / 4 - 20 uncx 3 / 4 8 176689 BoxBatteryFender 16 176138 Switch , Interlock 21 183759 HarnessAsm LightW / 4152j 22 4152J BulbLight # 1156 24 4799J Cable Battery6 Ga . 11 " red 25 146147 Cable Battery6 Ga . w / 16 wire red 26 175158 Fuse 20 AMP 27 73510400 Nut , KepsHex 1 / 4 - 20 uneblack 28 4207J Cable Ground6 Ga . 12 " 29 192749 SwitchSeat 30 193350 SwitchIgn 33 140403 Key Ign Molded Craftsman 34 110712X SwitchLight 40 193374 Harness Ignin 41 71110408 BoltBIk . F Hex 1 / 4 - 20 uncx 1 / 2 42 131563 CoverTerminalRed 43 178861 Solenoid 48 140844 AdapterAmmeter 52 141940 ProtectionWire Loop 90 180449 Cover BatteryTerminal 92 193465 Harness PigtailReverseSwitch 93 192540 Screw Plastic10 - 14 x 2.0 94 191834 ModuleReverse ROS NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiveinU . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 33
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES 2a 39 278 26 2o9 208 207 26 3s 37 145 14 34 2 38 34
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 CHASSIS AND ENCLOSURES KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 174619 Chassis Stamping 2 176554 Drawbar 5 155272 BumperHood / Dash 9 193510X012 Dash 10 STD533710 Bolt , Carriage 3 / 8 - 16xl 11 174996 Panel , Dash , L . H . 13 172105X010 Panel , Dash , R . H . 14 17490608 ScrewThdrol3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 2 17 185682X613 HoodAssemblyLaser 18 184921 BumperHood Large 1,75 24 STD523710 BoltFin Hex 3 / 6 - 16 uncx 1 Gr . 5 25 19131312 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 x 12 Ga . 26 STD541437 Nut 28 193258 GrilleLensAsm Laser ( IncludesKey Nos . 29 and 212 ) 29 174332X599 Lens , Laser 30 192525X613 Feod / FtrestPnt STLT 31 136619 Bracket , FenderSupport 33 179716X613 FootrestLH 179717X613 FootrestRH 34 35 STD533707 BoltRdhd Sht Sqnk3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 37 17490508 ScrewThdrol 5 / 16 - 18 x l / 2Tyt 38 175710 Bracket Asm . PivotMower Rear 39 174714 BracketPivotLaser 64 154798 Dash Lower 142 175702 Plate RsinfomemsntHood Rod PivotChassis / 145 156524 206 170165 Bolt Shoulder5 / 16 - 18 TI " Screw 5 / 16 - 18 x 1 / 2 207 17670508 208 17670608 ScmwThdrol 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 / 2 209 17000612 Screw HexWsh Thdr3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 212 175143 Insert LensReflective 278 191611 Screw 10 x 3 / 4 SingleHead - Hex - - 5479J Plug , Button - - 187801 Plug Dome Plastic NOTE : All componentdimensionsgivenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 35
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 GROUND DRIVE 26 27 / ' 1 drlve - fender . stlL41 36
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 GROUND DRIVE KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 . . . . . . Transaxle Peerless 206 - 545C 63 175410 Pulley , Engine ( See Breakdown ) 64 173937 BoltHex 7116 - 20x 4 Gr . 5 - 1.5 2 146682 Spring Brake Return 65 STD551143 Washer 3 123666X Pulley Transaxle 66 154778 Keeper BeltEngineHydro 4 12000028 Ring Retainer 69 142432 Screw Hex Wsh Hi - Lo1 / 4 x 1 / 2 uric 5 121520X Strap Torque 30 Degrees 7074 134683 Keeper BeltEngine 6 17060512 Screw 5 / 16 - 18 x 314 137057 Spacer 8 192706 Rod Shift Fender Adjust 75 121749X Washer 25 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 4 x 16 Ga . 10 STD561210 Pin Cotter 1 / 8 x I CAD 76 STD581075 E - Ring 11 105701X Washer Plate Shift 77 123583X Key , Square5 / 13 74550412 Bolt 1 / 4 - 28 unf Gr . 8 W / Patch 78 121748X Washer 2 32 x 1 - 5 / 8 x 16 Ga . 14 10040400 Washer Lock Hvy Helical 79 2228M KeyWoodruff 15 74490544 Bolt Hex FLGHD 5 / 16 - 18 x Gr . 5 80 131486 Arm Shift 16 STD541431 Nut Lock Hex W / Ins . 5 / 16 - 18 uric 81 165594 Shaft Asm Cross Tapered 18 74780616 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 Gr . 5 82 165711 Spring Torsion 19 STD541437 Nut Lock Hex W / Wsh 3 / 8 - 16 unc 83 19171216 Washer 17 / 32 x 3 / 4 x 16 Ga . 21 106933X Knob 84 166228 Link Transaxle 22 130804 Rod , Brake 65 150360 Nut Lock Center 1 / 4 - 20 24 73350600 Nut , Hex Jam 3 / 8 - 16 unc 89 192053X428 Console , Shift 4497H 25 106888X Spring , Brake Rod 96 Retainer Spring1 " Zinc / Ced 26 STD551037 Washer 13 / 32 x 13 / 16 Ga . 112 19091210 Washer 9132x 3 / 4 x 10 Ga . 27 STD561210 PinCotter I / 8x3 / 4CAD . 113 127285x StrapTorque90 Degrees 28 175765 Rod , Parking Brake 116 72140608 BoltRdhdSqneck 3 / 8 - 16 x 1.25 29 71673 Cap , Parking Brake 120 73900600 NutLockFig 3 / 8 - 16 30 174973 Bracket , Transaxle 150 175456 Spacer Retainerx 32 74760512 Bolt Hex Hd 5 / 16 - 18 unc x 3 / 4 151 19133210 Washer 13 / 32 2 x 10 Ga . 34 175578 Shaft , Foot Pedal 156 166002 Washer Srrted 5 / 16 ID x 1.125 165589 35 120163X Bearing , Nylon 158 BracketShiftMount 36 19211616 Washer 159 163900 Hub Shift 37 1572H Pin , Roll 161 72140406 Bolt RdhdSqnk 1 / 4 - 20 x 3 / 4 Gr . 5 38 179114 Pulley , Composite , Flat 162 73680400 Nut Crownlock1 / 4 - 20 unc 39 72110622 Bolt Fin Hex 3 / 6 - 16 x 2 - 3 / 4 163 74780416 Bolt Hex Fin 1 / 4 - 20 uncx I Gr . 5 165623 41 175556 Keeper , Belt Idler 165 BracketPivotLever 47 127783 Pulley , Idler , V - Groove 166 17490510 Screw 5 / 16 - 18 x 5 / 8 48 154407 Bellcrank , Clutch 168 165492 BoltShoulder5 / 16 - 18 x . 561 49 123205X Retainer , Belt 169 165580 Plate Fastening 50 72110612 Bolt Carr 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 2 170 187414 Keeper BeltT / A 51 STD541437 Nut Cmwnlock 3 / 8 - 16 unc 197 169613 Nyliner Snap - In5 / 8 " 1D 52 STD541431 Nut , Crownlock 5 / 16 - 18 unc 198 169845 Washer Nyl 53 105710X Link , Clutch 262 72110614 BoltCart Sh 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 3 / 4 Gr . 5 55 105709X Spring , Return , Clutch 212 145212 Nut Hex Fig . Lock 56 17060620 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 57 130801 V - Belt 59 169691 Keeper , Center Span NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiven inU . S . 61 17120614 Screw , 3 / 8 - 16 x . 875 inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 62 8883R Cover , Pedal 37
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 STEERING ASSEMBLY \ steedng ol . lt 64 38
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 STEERING ASSEMBLY KEY PART NO , NO . DESCRIPTION 1 186780 SteeringWheel 2 175131 AxleAssembly 3 169840 SpindleAssembly , L . H . 4 169839 SpindleAssembly , R . H . 5 6266H Beadng , Race , Thrust , Hardened 6 121748X Washer 25132x 1 - 5 / 8 x 16 Ga . 7 173966 Washer25 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 2 x 14 Ga . 8 12000029 Ring , Klip 9 3366R BearingCol . Strg . 10 175121 Draglinkr , 11 STD551137 Washe Lock 13 136518 Spacer BrgAxleFront 15 145212 Nut , HexflangeLock 17 190753 Shaft , Steering 26 126847X Bushing , Link , Drag 28 19131416 Washer 13 / 32 x 7 / 8 x 16 Ga . 29 17000612 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 30 STD561210 Pin 32 192757 Rod , Tie 34 10040500 Washer Lock Hvy HlclSpr . 5 / 16 36 155099 Bushing , Steering 37 152927 Screw 38 186781 Insert , SteeringWheel 39 19183812 Washer 9 / 16 x 2 - 3 / 8 40 73540600 Nut Crownlock 3 / 8 - 24 41 186737 Adaptor , SteeringWheel 42 145054x428 Boot , Steering Shaft1 / 43 121749X Washer 25132x 1 - 4 x 16 Ga . 44 190752 Extension Shaft Steering 46 121232X Cap , Spindlease 47 183226 FittingGre 65 160367 Spacer Brace Axle 67 72110618 Bolt RdhdSqnk 3 / 8 - 16 x 2 - 1 / 4 68 169827 Axle , Brace 71 175146 SteeringAsm 82 169835 BracketSusp ChassisFront 88 175118 BoltShoulder7 / 16 - 20 91 175553 ClipSteeringrdened . 95 188967 Washer Ha 793 x 1.637 x . 060 96 76020518 Pin Cotter5 / 32 x 1 - 1 / 8 97 74780564 Bolt5 / 16 - 18 uncx 4 Gr . 5 NOTE : AllcomponentdimensionsgivenIn U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 39
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917,274352 ENGINE 3 81 4 U I 78 _ 38 33 23 37 31 33 29 40 OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT Spark Arrester englne - bs . 1cy1 _ 49 4O
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 ENGINE KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 170545 1 Control , Throttle / Choke 2 17720408 Screw , Hex Head , Thread Cutting 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 / 2 3 Engine , Bdggs3H07 - ModelNo . 28 0399 - E1 ( See Breakdown ) 4 137352 Muffler 13 165291 Gasket 14 148456 Tube DrainOil Easy 23 169837 ShieldBrn / DbrGuard 29 137180 Arrestor , Spark 31 187750 Tank , Fuel 32 140527 Cap Assembly , Fuel Sears , Vented 33 123487X Clamp , Hose 37 137040 Line , Fuel 38 181654 Plug , DrainOil Easy 40 124028X BushingSnapWasher 44 17670412 Screw , He } ( Head , Thd . , Roll , 1 / 4 - 20 x3 / 4 45 17000612 Screw Hex WshThdr 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 4 46 19091416 Washer 9 / 32 x 7 / 8 x 16 Ga . 62 10010500 Washer Split 72 71070512 Screw He ) ( Head Cap 5 / 16 - 18 x 3 / 4 78 17060620 Screw3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 4 81 73510400 NutKepsHex 1 / 4 - 20 unc NOTE : All componentdimensions givenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 25,4 mm 41
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 SEAT ASSEMBLY 12 seaLIt . knob _ 9 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 188716 Seat 13 121248X Bushing , Snap 2 180166 Bracket , Pivot , Seat 14 72050412 Bolt , Carriage 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 1 / 2 3 71110616 Bolt 15 134300 Spacer , Split . 28 x . 88 4 19131610 Washer 13132x I x lOGa . 16 121250X Spring 5 145006 Clip , Push - In Hinged 17 123976X Locknut , Flange 1 / 4 Gr . 5unc 6 STD541437 Nut 21 171852 Bolt , Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 7 124181X Spring , Seat 22 STD541431 Nut 8 17000616 Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 2 24 19171912 Washer 17 / 32 x 1 - 3 / 16 x 12 Ga , 9 19131614 Washer 13 / 32 x 1 x 14 Ga . 10 61801869 Pan , Seatat 11 1663 KnobSe NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiveninU . S . 12 174648 Bracket , SwitchMounting inches1 inch = 25.4 mm 42
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 DECALS 10 16 7 7 20 9 11 13 13 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO , DESCRIPTION 1 193308 13 189276 Decal , Oper . Instr . Decal , Chassis 2 189244 14 160396 Decal , HP Engine Decal , V - BeltSchematic 3 196132 16 138047 Decal , Hood Decal , Battery Diehard 20 5 195879 149516 Decal , HoodReplacement Decal , BatteryDngr / PsnEng 6 133644 138311 Decal , CustomerMaintenance Decal , LiftHandle 7 193545 Decal , Hood Side 179768X428 Pad , FootrestLHRH 9 163204 179769X428 Decal , FenderCraftsman Pad , Footrest 10 156439 196968 Decal , FenderDanger Owner'sManual , iEnglishsh 11 179128 Decal , Deck " B " 42 " 196969 Owner's Manual , Span KEY PART WHEELS & TIRES NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 59192 Valve Cap , Tire 2 65139 Stem , Valve 3 106222X Tire , Front 4 59904 Tube , FrontTire ( Not Provided , Service Item Only ) 5 106732X624 Rim , Front 4,10 6 278H Fitting , Grease ( FrontWheel Only ) 7 7 9040H Bearing , Flange ( FrontWheel Only ) 8 106108X624 Rim , aRearr 11 9 124635X Tire , Re 10 7152J Tube , Rear Tire ( NotProvided , ServiceItem Only ) 11 104757 ) ( 428 Cap , Axle - - 144334 Sealant , Tire 10 oz . NOTE ; All componentdimensionsgivenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 43
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 LIFT ASSEMBLY 7 8 I , I ' i'I I I 5 . / / 1 3 2 4 13 19 18 20 19 15 lift - rh . 1piece 3 44
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 LIFT ASSEMBLY KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION 1 159460 LiftLever Inner Wire Assembly 2 159471 ShaftAssembly , Lift 3 105767X Pin , Groove 4 12000002 E - Ringher 5 19211621 Was 21 / 32x 1 x21Ga . 6 120183X Bearing , Nylon 7 125631X Grip , Handle , Fluted 8 122365X Button , Plunger , Red 11 139865 Link , Lift , L . H . 12 139866 Link , Uft , R . H . 13 STD624008 RetainerSpring 15 173288 Link , FrontJam 16 73350800 Nut , Hex , 1 / 2 - 13 unc 17 175689 Trunnion 18 73800800 Locknut , Hex , withWasher insert 112o13unc 19 139868 Arm , Suspension , iReare 20 194209 Pin Cotter 7 / 16 Bow T Lock 31 169865 Bearing , Pvt , Lilt 32 73540600 Nut , Crownlock 3 / 8 - 24 NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiven in U . S . inches 1 inch = 25.4 mm 45
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 MOWER DECK 68 67 _ " " " 40 . 146 2 27 1 29 18 4 149 I 42 _ deck _ man - t - path . _ 3 46
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 MOWER DECK KEY PART KEY PART DESCRIPTION NO . NO , DESCRIPTION NO . NO . 1 165892 72110612 BoltCam Sh . 3 / 8 - 16 x 1 - 1 / 2 Gr . 5 Mower Deck Assembly , 42 " 34 2 STD533107 Bolt 36 131494 Pulley , Idler , Flat 3 138017 73900600 BracketAssemblyS , wayBar , Front 40 Nut Lock Fig . 3 / 8 - 16 unc 140088 4 165460 Guard , Mandrel , L . H . BracketSway Bar 35 / 42 " eck 44 5 STD624O08 STD624003 Retainer Retainer Spring 4546 6 178024 137729 Bar SwayDeck Screw , Thd . Roll 1 / 4 - 20 x 5 / 8 8 850857 Bolt , Hex 3 / 8 - 24 x 1.25 Gr . 8 48 133944 Washer , Hardened 9 STD551137 Washer , Lock 52 139888 Bolt , Shoulder 5 / 16 - 18 unc 10 140296 Washer , Hardened 53 184907 Arm Assembly , Pad , Brake 178515 Washer , Hardened ( The following blades are available ) 5455 11 138971 155046 Blade , 42 " Hi - Lift Arm , Idler 165723 ( Forbagging or discharging ) 56 Spacer , eRetainerr - - 134149 141043 Blade , Mulching Std . 59 Guard , TUV Idl 149846 KnobCustomOval ( For mulching mowers only ) 6768 - - 139775 Blade , 42 " Mulching Premium 144959 V - Belt 165890 ( For betterwear when mulching ) 142 Arm SpringBrake Mower 13 137645 157109 BracketArm Idler42 " Shaft Assembly , Mandrel , Vented 41434 14 128774 158634 Housing , Mandrel , Vented 1 Keeper Belt42 " ClutchCable 15 110485X 165888 Bearing , Ball , Mandrel 145 Pulley IdlerRat 16 174493 Stripper , Mower Deck 146 171977 BoltCardage Idler 18 7214O505 131335 Bolt , Carriage 5 / 16 - 18 x 5 / 8 147 Spring Extension 19 132827 Bolt , Shoulder 148 169022 Spring ReturnIdler 20 159770 Baffle , Vortex 149 165898 RetainerSpringYellowZinc 21 STD541431 Nut Crownlock 5 / 16 - 18 unc 150 19091210 Washer 9 / 32 x3 / 4 x 10 Ga , 23 177563 Bracket , Deflector 152 169676 Cable Clutch42 In 24 105304X Cap , Sleeve 158 17720408 Screw HexThd Cut 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 / 2 25 123713 ) ( 72140614 Spring , Torsion , Deflector 159 BoltRdhd Sqn 3 / 8 - 16 uncx 1 - 3 / 4 26 110452X Nut , Push 184 19131410 Washer 13 / 32 x 7 / 8 x 10 Ga . 27 130968X428 Shield , Deflector 185 188234 Head Assy . Cable Clutch 28 19111016 Washer 11 / 32 x 5 / 8 x 16Ga . - - 130794 MandrelAssembly ( Includesrdware 29 131491 Rod , Hinge housing , shaft and shaftha 30 173984 Screw Thdrol DOD PT Hex only - pulleynot included ) 31 187690 171639 Washer , Spacer - - ReplacementMower , Complete 32 153535 Pulley , Mandrel NOTE : All component dimensions given in U . S . inches 33 178342 Nut , Toplock , Flanged 1 inch = 25,4 mm 47
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TRACTOR oo MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 PEERLESS TRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER 206 - 545C O _ 71B 8 7O 6A 11 51 29 157 I 79 Model et S & rlel I Chiffralcl J 48
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 PEERLESS TRANSAXLE - - MODEL NUMBER 206 - 545C REF PART REF PART NO . NO , DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION Brake Lever 1 772147 Transaxle Cover 41A 790079 Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 1 / 4 " 2 780086A Needle Bearing 5 / 8 " 42 792073A5A 3 770128 Traneaxle Case 42A 79208 Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 2 114 " Locknut5 / 16 - 24 4 776395 Countemhaft 43 792075 BrakePad Holder 5 776409 Output Shaft 44 790025 6 778364 Spur Gear ( 38 teeth ) 45 786066 Spacer . 2625 x 1.0 BrakeLeverBracket 6A 778369 Spur Gear ( 15 teeth ) 46 786086 7 778330 Spur Gear ( 11 teeth ) 47 774690 Axle ( 11 - 15 / 16 " Long ) 8 792180 Shift Key 48 774691 Axle ( 16 - 1 / 2 " long ) 8A 792047 Woodruff Key # 9 49 778356 Spur Gear ( 29 teeth ) 9 784352 Shift Collar 50 778338 Spur Gear ( 27 teeth ) 10 784378 Shitt Rod & Fork 51 778354 Spur Gear ( 23 teeth ) 11 778334 Bevel Gear ( 30 teeth ) 52 778352 Spur Gear ( 19 teeth ) 12 778309 Input Bevel Pinion ( 13 teeth ) 53 778350 Spur Gear ( 16 teeth ) Spur Gear ( 15 teeth ) 13 778368 Bevel Gear ( 13 teeth ) ( Include . 54 778346 14 ) 56 778355 Spur Gear ( 11 teeth ) 14 778368 Bevel Pinion ( 13 teeth ) ( Include . 57 778337 SpurGear ( 13 teeth ) 13 ) 58 778353 Spur Gear ( 17 teeth ) 15 778370 Ring Gear ( 43 teeth ) 59 778351 Spur Gear ( 21 teeth ) 17 786188 Drive Pin 60 778349 Spur Gear ( 24 teeth ) 18 786102 Spacer 1.130 X . 695 61 778345 SpurGear ( 25 teeth ) 20 792077A Ball 5 / 16 " dia 65 780189 FlatWasher . 563 ID x . 062W 21 792078 Set Screw 3 / 8 - 16 x 3 / 8 " 66 776422 InputShaftBrakeShaft Shifter & 22 792079 Spring . 310 OD x . 625 L 67 77763960 25 792073A Screw 1 / 4 - 20 x 1 - 1 / 4 " 69 7921 RetainingRing 25A 792177 Screw 114 - 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 718 788092 " O " Ring FlatWasher 1.128 ID x . 058W 28 788040 Retaining Ring 76 780090 29 780072 Thrust Washer . 627 ID x . 031W 77 788078A InvertedRetainingRing 29A 780160 Thrust Washer . 762 ID x , 031W 79 792144 Spring . 430 OD x . 5000 L 29B 780051 Thrust Washer . 762 ID x . 031W 82 778333 Bevel & Spur Gear ( 30 & 13 29C 780199 Anti - Rotation Washer . 632 teeth ) 30 780108 Cup Washer 1.127 ID x . 032W 83 778338 Spur Gear ( 27 teeth ) 31 780001 Flat Washer . 750 ID x . 056W 85 792154 Oil FillPlug / OilSeal 9 16 " ( Use As Needed ) 87 788089A 31A 780195 Flat Washer . 750 ID x . 062W 150 788093A LiquidGasketRTV Silicone 32 788083 Oil Seal 5 / 8 " 157 788088A Oil Seal 3 / 4 " Gear Oil80W90 34 780194 Bushing . 563 180 730229A 35 780193 Flanged Bushing 5 / 8 " ID 900 794712 ReplacementMST - 206 - 545C Transaxle 35A 780197 Flanged Bushing . 751 36 790075 Brake Disk 37 790007 Brake Pad Plate 38 799021 Brake Pad ( pkg of 2 ) NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiven inU . S , Inches 39 786026 Dowel Pin 1 inch = 254 mm 40 792076A Flat Washer . 312 ID x . 059W 49
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 BRIGGS ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 283H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0399 - E1 358 ENGINE GASKET SET 943O 127o • 001 524 _ 8420 1266 0 [ 1019 LABEL KIT ] 1105,8OWNER ' S MANUALJ I 10 _ 6 EMI _ N LABEL I 11330 OPERATOR MANUALI J1329 REPLACEMENT ENGINE I F 2380 35 1022 5240 1029 1022J 914 1023 50
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 BRIGGS ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 283H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0399 - E1 643 10 ° ° 1270 1070 4311 1266A O 121 CARBURETOR OVERHAUL KiT 51 _ 190847 _ 1 _ ' 05 1132770 223716 " _ ) 0 141A 977 CARBURETOR GASKET SET _ 1 _ 130 , , _ 51
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 BRIGGS ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 283H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0399 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO . NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION Valve - Choke ( Manual Choke ) 1 697132 Cylinder Assembly 108 690484 Valve - Choke ( Choke A Matic ) 2 399265 Kit - Bushing / Seal ( MagnetoSide ) 108A 56923442 O Jet - Main ( Standard ) 3 391086 • Seal - Oil ( Magneto Side ) 117 6943 Jet - Main ( High Altitude ) 4 697106 Sump - Engine 118 697492 Kit - Carburetor Overhaul 5 698147 Head - Cylinder 121 697241 Carburetor 7 273280 , + Gasket - CylinderHead 125 69844505 Plug - oWelchttleShaft 9 . 697109 • Gasket - Braather 127 6950 Valve - tThrtle 10 697157 Scraw ( Breather Assembly ) 130 69175079 Kit - Thro 11 697113 Tube - Breather 131 4943 Float - Carburetor 12 697110 • Gasket - Crankcase 133 494381 _ : _ Gasket - Float Bowl 13 690360 Screw ( Cylinder Head ) 137 281165 Kit - Choke Shaft ( Manual Choke ) 15 690946 Plug - Oil Drain 141 49509731 Kit - Choke Shaft ( Choke A Metic ) 16 697127 Crankshaft 141A 4959 O Nozzle - Carburetor 20 690947 • Seal - Oil ( PTO Side ) 142 697140 Key - Timing 22 692125 Screw ( Crankcase Cover / Sump ) 146 691639 Connector - Hose 23 693557 Flywheel 186 69817431 Line - Fuel ( Molded ) ( Cut to 24 222698 Key - Flywheel 187 6993 Required Length ) 25 698371 Piston Assembly ( Standard ) Screw ( Control Bracket ) 698394 Piston Assembly ( . 020 " Over - 188 691693 Adjuster - Rocker Arm size ) 192 691986 Link - Mechanical Governor 26 698375 Ring Set ( Standard ) 202 6918410840 Spdng - Governor - - 698397 Ring Set ( . 020 " Oversize ) 209 169228 Link - Choke 27 698469 Lock - Piston Pin 216 69 Bracket - Controlr 28 697099 Pin - Piston 222 694042 Lever - Governo Control 29 697126 Rod - Connecting ( Standard ) 227 691374 Screw ( Choke Valve ) 32 692852 Screw ( Connecting Rod ) 231 6916364243 Spring - Governor 33 695760 Valve - Exhaust 232 169188 34 695761 Valve - Intake 238 69 Cap - Valveel Filter - Fu 35 691279 Spring - Valve ( Intake ) 240 394359 Clamp - Casing 36 691279 Spring - Valve ( Exhaust ) 265 691024 • Screw ( Casing Clamp ) 37 697352 Guard - Flywheel 267 695134 0 : 1 : Washer - Sealinger 42 499586 Keeper - Valve 276 69225502 Housing - Blow 43 691968 Slinger - Governor / Oil 304 6984 Screw ( BlowerHousing ) 45 690564 Tappet - Valve 305 69710203 Screw ( BlowerHousing ) 46 790400 Camshaft 305A 6971 49 697761 Short Block 306 697107 Shield - Cylinderer 50 690193 Manifold - Intake 307 691003 Screw ( Cylind Shield ) Motor - Starter 51 692137 oO : l : + Gasket - lntake 309 693551 Bolt ( Starter Motor ) 53 690227 Stud ( Carburetor ) 310 690323 Brush Set 54 691148 Screw ( Intake Manifold ) 311 497608 Armature - Magneto 73 697133 Screen - Rotating 333 49234161 Screw ( Magneto Armature ) 74 697987 Screw ( Rotating Screen ) 334 6910 78 691003 Screw ( Flywheel Guard ) Included in Engine Gasket Set , Key . No . 358 93 690602 G _ Bushing - Throttle Shaft 94 498030 Kit - Idle Mixture Included inCarburetor Overhaul Kit , Key . No . 121 95 691636 Screw ( Throttle Valve ) Included inCarburetorGasketSet , Key . No . 96 495800 Kit - Idle Speedngeeedle 977 104 690525 _ Pin - Roat tHi 105 231855 O Valve - Floa N + Included inValve GasketSet , Key . No . 1095 106 690577 O Seat - Inlet NOTE : All componentdimensionsgivenin U . S . inches 1 inch = 25,4 mm 52
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TRACTOR - - MODEL NUMBER 917.274352 BRIGGS ENGINE - MODEL NUMBER 283H07 , TYPE NUMBER 0399 - E1 KEY PART KEY PART NO , NO . DESCRIPTION NO . NO . DESCRIPTION • + Seal - ValveeactodAIternator 337 491055 Plug - Spark 868 690968 Wire - Con 358 697151 Gasket Set - Engine 877 393456 Screw ( Rocker Cover ) 363 19203 Flywheel Puller 914 690960 Solenoid - Fuel 383 89838 Wrench - Spark Plug 947 694393 Screw ( Float Bowl ) 404 691691 Washer ( Governor Crank ) 950 691657 FUter - PreCleaner 431 697122 Elbow - Intake 967 697015 Cover - Air Cleaner 445 698083 Filter - Air Cleaner Cartridge 96B 698403 Bowl - Float , 462 691261 Washer ( Starter Cable ) 975 495933 Gasket Set - Carburetor 474 696459 Alternator 977 690192 O Seal - Throttle Shaft 503 691532 Strap - Starter 987 691326 Fan - Flywheel 505 691251 Nut ( Governor Control Lever ) 1005 699043 Kit - Label 510 693699 Drlve - S _ . rter 1019 699196 • + Gasket - RockerCover 513 692024 Clutch - Drive 1022 272475 Cover - Rocker Arm 523 699908 Dipstick 1023 692492 Rod - Push ( intake ) 524 691032 • SeaI - DipstickTube 1026 692003 Rod - Push ( Exhaust ) 525 697184 Tube - Dipstick . . . . 692011 Arm - Rocker 544 692034 Starter - Armature 1029 691751 Guide - PushRodn 652 697144 Bushing - Governor Crank 1034 690822 Label - Emissio 562 691119 Bolt ( Governor Control Lever ) 1036 790464 Plate - Trim 579 691029 Nut ( Starter Cable ) 1040 698368 Screw ( Flywheel ) 584 697112 Cover - Breather Passage 1644 698139 Ring - Retainingual 601 95162 Clamp - Hose 1051 691265 Owner's Man 614 691620 Pin - Cotter 1058 275038 Kit - Scraw / Washer 616 692012 Crank - Governor 1659 698516 Screw ( FlywheelFan ) 617 692138 O . SeaI - O Ring ( Intake Manifold ) 1070 690372 Retainer - Brush 634 690801 O Spring / Seal Assembly ( Manual 1090 691293 Cap - Limiter Choke ) 1091 691333 GasketSet - Valve 634A 690802 _ Spring / Seal Assembly ( Choke A 1095 690190 Screw ( Alternator ) Matic ) 1119 691183 Reed - Breather 635 691909 Boot - Spark Plug 1263 697124 Screw ( Breather Reed ) 643 698401 Retainer - Air Filter 1264 697104 ° CI Seal - O Ring ( Intake Elbow ) 654 690958 Nut ( Carburetor ) 1266 691917 O SeaI - O Ring ( Intake Elbow ) 691 692407 • Seal - Governor Shaft 1266A 697123 Latch - Blower Housing 697 690372 Screw ( Drive Cap ) 1267 697419 Plug - AVSCounterweight 718 690959 Pin - Locating 1270 697156 31C707 - 0230 ReplacementEngine ( Transfer 729 691224 Clip - Wire 1329 the speedlimiter controlassem - 741 697128 Gear - Timing bly and governorspdngto the 757 697607 Link - Counterweight replacementengine ) 758 697134 Counterweight 275038 Owner'sManual 759 697392 Pin - Counterweight 1330 783 693713 Gear - Pinion 789 698329 Harness - Wiring Included in Engine GasketSet , Key . No . N358o . 789A 790544 Harness - Wiring Includedin Carburetor Overhaul Kit , Key . 797 693167 Nut ( Brush Retainer ) O 121 801 691283 Cap - Drive Included inCarburetor Gasket Set , Key . No . 802 691286 Cap - End : 1 : 977 803 693757 Housing - Starter Included in Valve Gasket Set , Key . No . 1095 830 691095 Stud ( Rocker Arm ) + 842 691031 * Seal - O Ring ( Dipstick Tube ) NOTE : All componentdimensionsgiven in U , S . inches 847 697611 Dipstick / Tube Assembly 1 inch = 25.4 mm 651 692424 Terminal - Spark Plug 53
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SUGGESTED GUIDE FOR SIGHTING SLOPES FOR SAFE OPERATION O1 O1 1 . Fold this page along dotted line indicated above . 2 . Hold page before you so that its left edge Is vertically parallel to a tree trunk or other upright structure . 3 , Sight across the fold in the direction of hill slope you want to measure , 4 . Compare the angle of the fold with the slope of the hill .
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05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
127195 Battery
16176138 Switch
274760412 Bolt
21183759 Harness
224152J Bulb
244799J Cable
25146147 Cable battery
26STD391020 Fuse 20 amp
27STD541425 Nut keps hex 1/4-20 unc
284207J Cable
29192749 Seat switch
30193350 Switch, ignition
33140403 Key ignition molded craftsman, delta
34110712X Switch
40193374 Harness, ignition
4171110408 Bolt
42131563 Cover
43146154 Solenoid
48140844 Adapter, ammeter, rectangular
52141940 Protectoin wire loop (hour meter)
8176689 Box . battery
90180449 Terminal cover
92193465 Pigtail harness
93192540 Screw plastite 10-14 x 2.00
94191834 Screw hx hd mach w/sms lckwshr 3/8-16 x 1 pltd.
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
1174619 Chassis assembly
10STD533710 Bolt, carriage 3/8-16 x 1
11174996 Panel assembly dash lh
13172105X010 Panel, assembly slkscr dash r.h.
1417490608 Screw
142175702 Plate
145409167 Rod pivot chassis/hood
17185682X613 Hood assembly, laser
18184921 Bumper
2176554 Drawbar, stretch
206170165 Shoulder bolt
20717670508 Screw thdrol. 5/16-18 x 1/2 tytt
20817670608 Screw thdrol 5/16-18 x 1/2 tytt
20917000612 Screw
212175143 Lens insert
24STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 unc x 1 gr. 5
2519131312 Washer
26STD541437 Nut
278416358 Screw #10 x 3/4 single lead - hex
28193258 Grille lens assembly laser (includes key nos. 2...
29174332X599 Grill lens
30192525X613 Fender/footrest pnt stlt
31136619 Bracket
33179716X613 Footrest pnt lh
34179717X613 Footrest rh
35STD533707 Bolt rdhd sht sqnk 3/8-16 x 3/4
3717490508 Screw
38175710 Pivot bracket assembly, lh. mower, rear
39174714 Bracket pivot laser lt.
5155272 Hood bumper
64154798 Lower Bracket assembly, clutch, mounting evx
9193510X012 Dash
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
1N/P Transaxle peerless 206-545c (see breakdown)
10STD561210 Pin cotter 1/8 x 1 cad
11105701X Washer
11219091210 Washer
113127285X Strap
116STD533710 Bolt rdhd sqneck 3/8-16 x 1.25
120409148 Nut lock flg 3/8-16
1374550412 Bolt
14STD551125 Washer lock hvy helical
1574490544 Bolt hex flghd 5/16-18 unc x 1.25
150175456 Spacer . retainer
15119133210 Washer
156166002 Serrated washer
158165589 Shift
159183900 Hub shift
16STD541431 Nut lock hex w/ins. 5/16-18 unc
16172140406 T bolt
16273680400 Locknut
16374780416 Bolt hex fin 1/4-20 unc x 1 grade 5
165165623 Bracket pivot lever
16617490510 Screw
168165492 Bolt . shoulder
169165580 Plate . fastener
170187414 Trans gear
18STD523710 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 x 1 gr 5.
19STD541437 Nut lock hex w/wsh 3/8-16 unc
197169613 Snap nyliner
198169845 Washer
2146682 Spring return brake t / a zinc
202STD533717 Bolt carr sh 3/8-16 x 1-3/4 gr. 5
21106933X Knob
212145212 Hex nut
22130804 Rod , brake
24STD541237 Nut,hex jam 3/8-16 nc
25106888X Spring rod
26STD551037 Washer 13/32 x 13/16 ga.
27STD561210 Pin cotter 1/8 x 3/4 cad.
28175765 Rod . brake
2971673 Plunger cap
3123666X Pulley
30130807 Bracket, transaxle
32STD523107 Bolthex hd 5/16-18 unc x 3/4
34175578 Shaft assembly, foot pedal nibbed
35120183X Bearing
36STD551062 Washer
37STD571810 Pin, roll
38179114 Pulley idler
39STD533727 Bolt fin hex 3/8-16 x 2-3/4
41099 Ring retainer
41175556 Keeper belt
47139245 Pulley, idler, v-groove
48154407 Cl bellcrank
49123205X Retainer
5121520X Strap, pnt torque 30 degree blk
5072110612 Bolt
51STD541437 Nut crownlock 3/8-16 unc
52STD541431 Nut, crownlock 5/16-18 unc
53105710X Link
55105709X Spring
5617060620 Screw
57138255 V-belt
59169691 Keeper . belt
617060512 Screw thdrol. 5/16-18 x 3/4 tytt
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
66154778 Keeper - belt
69142432 Screw
70134683 Keeper
74137057 Spacer
75121749X Washer
76STD581075 E-ring
77123583X Square key
78121748X Washer
79STD580025 Key woodruff
8192706 Shift . light rod
80131486 Shield rod , link
81165594 Cross shaft
82165711 Shift spring
8319171216 Washer
84166228 Link . transaxle
85150360 Nut
89192053X428 Console shifts stlt
96STD624003 Retainer spring 1" zinc/cad
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
1186780 Steering wheel
10175121 Link drag extended
11STD551137 Washer, lock
13136518 Spacer
15145212 Hex nut
17190753 Steering shaft
2195673 Axle assembly
26126847X Bushing
2819131416 Washer
2917000612 Screw
3169840 Left Spindle assembly left hand
30STD561210 Pin
32192757 Rod tie wire form 19 75 mech
34STD551131 Washer lock hvy hlcl spr. 5/16
36155106 Bushing, steering
37152927 Screw, tt no. 10-32 x 5 x 3/8 flange
38186781 Insert, steering wheel
3919183812 Washer
4169839 Spindle assembly right hand
4073540600 Crownlock nut
41186737 Adaptor, steeriing wheel
42145054X428 Steering boot
43121749X Washer
44190752 Extension steering non-adjust
46121232X Cap
47183226 Grease fitting
56266H Thrust bearing use 1 or 2 as required
6121748X Washer
65160367 Spacer bracket
6772110618 Bolt
68169827 Axle brace
7173966 Flat washer
71175146 Steering
812000029 Ring
82199978 Bracket susp chassis front
88175118 Bolt . shoulder
93366R Bearing
91175553 Steering clip
95188967 Washer
9676020518 Pin cotter 5/32 x 1-1/8
9774780564 Bolt
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
1170545 Control, throttle paddle
13272293 Gasket
14148456 Plug drain oil easy drain
217720408 Screw
23169837 Shield thdrol 3/8-16 x 1-1/2 tytt
29137180 Kit spark arrester (flat screen)
3N/P Engine, briggs modelno, 283h07-0399-e1 (see bre...
31185115 Tank, fuel
32140527 Assembly fuel cap
33123487X Clamp hose
37137040 Fuel line
38181654 Plug, oil drain easy
4137352 Muffler
40532124028 Bushing snap
4417670412 Screw, hex washer head, thread, roll. 1/4-20 x 3/4
4517000612 Screw
4619091416 Washer
6210010500 Washer lock 5/16
72192334 Screw
7817060620 Screw
81STD541425 Nut keps hex 1/4-20 unc
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
1188706 Seat
10195696 Pan, seat
11166369 Adjustment knob . seat
12174648 Bracket pint mounting switch
13121248X Bushing
1472050412 Bolt, rdhd sht nk 1/4 - 20 x 1 - 1/2
15134300 Spacer
16121250X Spring
1773680400 Locknut, flange 1/4 gr.5
2180166 Bracket . pivot
21171852 Bolt
22STD541431 Nut
2419171912 Washer
371110616 Fin . hex bolt
419131610 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 40 (96012001102)
5145006 Clip push-in hinged (96012001102)
6STD541437 Nut
7124181X Spring
817000616 Head bolt
919131612 Washer 13/32 x 1 x 14 ga.
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
1193308 Decal, fender stlt oper inst e/s
10156439 Decal, danger fender english/spanish
11STD561820 Decal, deck "b" 42"
13189276 Decal, chassis
14160396 Decal v-belt schematic 42" eng
16138047 Decal, battery, dirhard, sears
2189244 Decal, hp engine
20149516 Decal battery danger/poison english assembly
3196132 Decal, hood
5195879 Decal, hood replacement
6133644 Decal maintance customer sears domestic
7193545 Decal, side panel
9163204 Decal, fender craftsman
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
159192 Valve cap
107152J Tube
11104757X428 Hub . axle cap
265139 Valve stem
3122073X Tire, front
459904 Tube
5106732X624 Rim assembly 6' front white service
6278H Fitting
79040H Flange bearing
8106108X624 Rim assembly 8' rear white service
9126957X Tire, rear
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
1159460 Wire assembly inner/spring with plunger lt
11151141 Link, lift, l.h.
12151140 Link, lift, r.h.
13STD624008 Retainer spring
15173288 Link front susp.
16STD541250 Nut, hex, jam 1/2-13 unc
17175689 Front Trunnion
1873680800 Locknut, hex, with washer insert 1/2-13 unc
19139868 Arm suspension
2159471 Assembly line shaft
20194209 Pin cotter 7/16 bow tie (96012002801, 2803)
3105767X Pin
31169865 Bearing . pivot
3273540600 Crownlock nut
4STD581062 E-ring
519211621 Washer
6120183X Bearing
7125631X Grip
8125925X Button, plunger, red
05479J Plug
0187801 Plug dome plastic (choke hole)
0138311 Decal, handle left height adjustment (lift handle)
0179768X428 Pad, footrest, left hand
0179769X428 Pad, footrest right hand
0196968 Owner's manual, english
0196969 Owner's manual, spanish
0100032R Sealant, tire 10 oz.
0130794 Mandrel assembly (includes housing, shaft assem...
0169583 Replacement mower, complete
1176027 Mower deck assembly, 42"
10140296 Washer
11138971 Blade
11A134149 Blade
11B139775 Blade
13137646 Shaft assembly, mandrel, vented
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
15019091210 Washer
152175067 Cable clutch 42 in
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
185188234 Head assembly, cable clutch
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 Spacer washer
32173436 Pulley, mandrel
33400234 Nut, toplock, flanged
3472110612 Bolt
36173438 Pulley, idler, flat
4165460 Sway bracket
40409148 Nut lock flg. 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