Craftsman
Front-Engine Lawn Tractor

Model #917270912 Craftsman 42" 19.5-hp lawn tractor

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    Lawn Tractor Blade Drive Belt, 1/2 x 95-1/4-in#68

    Mower deck Diagram

    Lawn tractor v-belt

    Part #144959
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    Lawn Tractor Blade Engagement Cable Kit#152

    Mower deck Diagram

    Lawn tractor blade engagement cable

    Part #169676
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    Lawn Tractor Axle Flange Bearing#7

    Wheels and tires Diagram

    Lawn tractor axle flange bearing

    Part #9040H
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    Lawn Tractor Self-Tapping Bolt#30

    Mower deck Diagram

    Washer head thread rolling screw

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    Lawn Mower Lock Nut, 3/8-in#15

    Steering Diagram

    Hex flange lock nut

    Part #145212
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    Lawn Tractor Axle Cap#11

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    Hub cap

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    Lawn Tractor Mandrel Pulley#32

    Mower deck Diagram

    Lawn tractor mandrel pulley

    Part #153535
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    Lawn Tractor Bagger Attachment Chute Strap#105

    Mower deck Diagram

    Lawn tractor bagger attachment chute strap

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    Lawn Tractor Deflector Shield#27

    Mower deck Diagram

    Lawn tractor deflector shield

    Part #130968X428
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    Lawn Tractor Mandrel Assembly

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    Lawn tractor mandrel assembly

    Part #130794
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    Symptoms common to all riding mowers & tractors

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    Main causes: punctured tire or inner tube, leaky valve stem, damaged wheel rim
    Main causes: worn or broken ground drive belt, bad seat switch, transaxle freewheel control engaged, transaxle failure, dirty carburetor
    Main causes: shift lever needs adjustment, neutral control needs adjustment
    Main causes: worn or broken blade belt, broken belt idler pulley, blade clutch cable failure, bad PTO switch, damaged mandrel pulleys
    Main causes: damaged cutting blade, worn deck pulley, damaged mandrel pulley, loose fasteners on mower deck components
    Main causes: engine overfilled with oil, leaky head gasket or sump gasket, damaged carburetor seals, cracked fuel pump, broken fuel line
    Main causes: clogged carburetor, damaged flywheel key, dirty spark plug, stale fuel, improper valve lash, engine needs a tune up
    Main causes: faulty battery, bad alternator
    Main causes: unlevel mower deck, dull or damaged cutting blades, worn mandrel pulleys, bent mower deck, engine needs tune up

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