Open the drive kit box and remove all of
Place the deck in the lowest cutting
Remove the right side belt shield from the
Remove the deck belt from the right side
Remove the deck pulley.
Note: When the deck pulley is removed, the
spindle can fall out of the cutter housing
assembly. Be sure to secure the bottom
of the spindle so that this does not
Place the double pulley on the cutter
Place the heavy washer, and 7/16 lock
washer on the 108951, 7/16 x 2 1/2 bolt and
install in the spindle. Torque to 45 ft/lbs.
Remove the discharge chute from the deck.
Verify that the belt is on the pulley in the
Place the deck plate pin in the tube on the
back edge of the deck. Rotate the blower
around and into place. Figure 1.
Install the pin thru the tabs on both the deck
and the blower. Figure 1.
Latch the idler arm in the idler keeper.
Install the belt on the deck pulley and
release the idler arm from the keeper.
Install the new belt shield.
Place the hose on the blower housing and
secure with the over center hose clamp.
1. DECK PLATE PIN
4. IDLER ARM
5. IDLER KEEPER