Blade belt- How tight? Should Pulley/Blade spin after off?

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by shorty7616, Aug 4, 2005.

  1. shorty7616

    shorty7616 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 230

    My blade belt seems to be a little loose, there seems to be a little bit of slack when its engaged- should I tighten it or leave it. It has fallen off of the pulley.

    Also, one of my spindles has been spinning after I disengage it. The other one stops fairly quickly. It seems like its attributed to the blet being loose.

    Any ideas?
  2. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,029

    Well it would be nice to know what kind of unit you are having the problem with ! maybe M# & S#

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