Toro proline 44"

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by greensolutions1, Aug 28, 2010.

  1. greensolutions1

    greensolutions1 LawnSite Member
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    So i had to take my deck off of my toro proline, a little bit older model. I cant figure out how to get the belt back on? Ive tried to call toro and get on their website, but to no avail. Does anyone know what to loosen or how to get the damn belt back on.
     
  2. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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    With no model number posted, Here's a Proline 44;


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  3. greensolutions1

    greensolutions1 LawnSite Member
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    yeah that is it, belt labeled number 9 is what i cant get back on.
    model is 30144
     
  4. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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    With the front of the machine raised enough to get your hand on the center blade, Put the belt on the engine pulley. Loop the belt around the spring loaded idler pulley then start the belt in the groove of the center spindle pulley with the palm of your hand, Now rotate the blade to roll the belt the rest of the way on.
     
  5. greensolutions1

    greensolutions1 LawnSite Member
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    does the belt slide off the spring loaded pulley
     
  6. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
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    It shouldn't, There's a lip on the top and bottom of the pulley to prevent that.
     

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