How do you change the belt on a Troy Bilt riding mower?

How do you change a belt on a Troy Bilt riding lawn mower?


  1. Turn the mower off and make sure the engine is cool. …
  2. Put the deck height lever at its lowest position.
  3. Remove belt keepers from around the engine pulley.
  4. Remove belt from engine pulley.
  5. Remove quick link from the front of the mower deck.
  6. Remove the left and right hanger brackets.

Do you have to remove mower deck to replace belt?

To replace this belt, the deck should be off the lawn mower. … To remove the front of the belt from the engine pulley, you may have to remove the cap screw from the center of the pulley and PTO to the engine crankshaft.

How many belts are on a riding lawn mower?

There are two belts on most riding lawnmowers. One belt connects the transmission of the lawn tractor to the driveshaft pulley and the other belt connects the mower deck to the driveshaft pulley.

How do you adjust the belt tension on a Troy Bilt Pony riding lawn mower?

Loosen the nut that holds the blade engagement rod in place. You can now shift the opposite end of the blade engagement rod slightly forward where it hooks into the adjustment slot. Hold the blade engagement rod in place and re-tighten the nut to hold the adjustment.

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How long is the drive belt on a Troy Bilt Bronco?

Troy-Bilt 42-in Deck/Drive Belt for Riding Mower/Tractors (16.5-in L) in the Lawn Mower Belts department at

What size belt does a Troy Bilt Bronco take?

Riding Mower 42-inch Deck Belt.

How do I speed up my Troy Bilt Bronco?

The distinctive bowl of the carburetor can be found along the left side of the Briggs & Stratton engine. There is an eyelet on this carburetor that a rod from the governor is connected to. Pull the rod away from the carburetor’s eyelet. This will disable the governor and increase your Troy-Bilt lawnmower’s speed.