What are some common problems/solutions with regards to mower blades?
Blade(s) will not engage
Check belt. If worn or broken, replace. If belt is too loose, make belt adjustment.
Check engagement spring on deck engagement idler. If broken or damaged, replace.
Check for and remove all foreign objects interfering with engagement idler travel.
If blade(s) will not disengage?
Check blade tension per manual. Adjust if necessary.
If blade belt adjustment will not provide enough slack in drive belt, replace with correct Original Equipment Belt.
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