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Murray 10/30 drive belt problem

Posted by joe68 (My Page) on
Thu, Aug 5, 10 at 15:30

Hi Guys, the drive belt keeps coming off.have checked tensioner, changed bearing, changed belt. Any ideas?
Thanks, Joe


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RE: Murray 10/30 drive belt problem

  • Posted by canguy British Columbia (My Page) on
    Thu, Aug 5, 10 at 20:30

Is it the proper belt or is it a 'will fit'? Are the pulleys bent or misaligned? Are the idler linkages sloppy or bent? Is the belt properly routed?


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RE: Murray 10/30 drive belt problem

The input shaft bearings on the transaxle are worn out
which is why you're throwing the belt. Grab the pulley on the transaxle and check for play. There are kits available to repair these, the transaxle will need to be removed however.


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