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Self propelled mower wheels won't roll backwards? -

2010-4-24  Had same issue with one of the wheels not turning - removed the rear wheel and found that the pawl was stuck, There is a small spring that pushes the pawl out in forward motion and re tracks when ...

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Honda self propelled won't roll backwards. Lawn Mower

2015-5-18  So after feeling pretty good about the mowers, my 4 year old Honda won't roll backwards... both rear wheels lock up. I tried adjusting the cable several times and still no luck. While I think the mower is under warrantee, I don't want to be without a mower for 3-4 weeks if I put it into the shop.

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Honda HRR Models: Rear Wheels Locking ... - Lawn Mower

2019-5-24  Mower works OK at first and as it heats up, drive essentially stops working and wheels won’t roll backward. From what I’ve read on this forum, this is a design deficiency on the part of Honda which they didn’t fix after the Service Bulletin #107 in March 2017. I’ll be taking my mower back to the dealer tomorrow.

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21" self-Propelled 917.377110 will not disengage Shop ...

2011-8-12  The mower works great when going forward. However, when I release the self propel handle and try to roll the lawn mower backwards, one or both of the wheels lock up. I have tried to push it forward as indicated by the manual but this does not seem to fix the issue. I have also removed the rear wheels and cleaned out the pinion on both sides.

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Honda mower HRT216SDA won't pull backward -

2010-3-20  Honda HRT 216 won't go backwards. 30 year tech is right. If the transmission isn't fully disengaged the rear wheels will lock up when pulling backwards. Make sure that when you release the clutch lever that you let it snap open. This works every time with my mower. (Hrt 216) Allowing the clutch to fully disengage.

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HRX 217 wheels locked when pulled backwards - The

2018-10-14  HRX 217 wheels locked when pulled backwards. Rear wheels lock when pulling mower backwards except when engine runs. I've taken wheels off and checked, cleaned and lubed the ratcheting drive gear making sure it was put back together properly. I put a vise grip on the axle and got it to turn a bit, just a little bit.

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Cub Cadet self propelled rear wheel drive (SOLVED) My ...

2016-3-17  404 Posts. #2 4 mo ago. Welcome to MLF wheelie.You could try loosening the cable to the transmission a little. The trans will be engaged if it senses any resistance on the pulley caused by a too tight drive belt. Removing the drive wheels and checking everything moves smoothly might also help.Just a guess, good luck.

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The Rear Wheels Will Not Turn on My Honda Lawn Mower ...

2021-9-24  The Rear Wheels Will Not Turn on My Honda Lawn Mower. When the rear wheels on your Honda lawn mower are out of commission, the grass is free to grow to the rafters until you take charge of the ...

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SOLVED: Why are my tires locked up? - Craftsman Riding

I have a craftsman yt 3000, 21 hp mower and have this problem. It will not roll, the tires seem to be locked up so I jacked it up and the tires spin freely, one

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Self propelled mower wheels won't roll backwards? -

2010-4-24  Had same issue with one of the wheels not turning - removed the rear wheel and found that the pawl was stuck, There is a small spring that pushes the pawl out in forward motion and re tracks when ...

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HRR216K8VYA - Can't Pull Mower Backwards - FIXED

2020-7-29  I recently went through troubleshooting my HRR216K8VYA mower which had been having problems with the rear wheels locking up and not spinning backwards. Lots of searching tended to yield lots of conflicting messages as to how the system works, and random suggestions regarding what may actually fix the issue.

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Honda self propelled won't roll backwards. Lawn Mower

2015-5-18  So after feeling pretty good about the mowers, my 4 year old Honda won't roll backwards... both rear wheels lock up. I tried adjusting the cable several times and still no luck. While I think the mower is under warrantee, I don't want to be without a mower for 3-4 weeks if I put it into the shop.

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Honda HRR Models: Rear Wheels Locking ... - Lawn Mower

2019-5-24  Mower works OK at first and as it heats up, drive essentially stops working and wheels won’t roll backward. From what I’ve read on this forum, this is a design deficiency on the part of Honda which they didn’t fix after the Service Bulletin #107 in March 2017. I’ll be taking my mower back to the dealer tomorrow.

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21" self-Propelled 917.377110 will not disengage Shop ...

2011-8-12  The mower works great when going forward. However, when I release the self propel handle and try to roll the lawn mower backwards, one or both of the wheels lock up. I have tried to push it forward as indicated by the manual but this does not seem to fix the issue. I have also removed the rear wheels and cleaned out the pinion on both sides.

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Repairs - Honda rear wheels locking on pull back - Any Fix ...

2018-8-3  Honda Mower Rear wheel xmission has a unique design that uses Thrust Washers to help release the drive from the rear wheels so that the operator can easily back up the mower when the Drive Handle is released. As the machine ages, these washers lose their load Thrust and the rear wheels will not properly release to enable an easy back up.

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Honda mower HRT216SDA won't pull backward -

2010-3-20  Honda HRT 216 won't go backwards. 30 year tech is right. If the transmission isn't fully disengaged the rear wheels will lock up when pulling backwards. Make sure that when you release the clutch lever that you let it snap open. This works every time with my mower. (Hrt 216) Allowing the clutch to fully disengage.

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SOLVED: Won't roll freely - is transaxle frozen? - K-Gro ...

2017-12-28  I have a white riding mower LT-14 (1992). The drive belt burned up, replaced that, but after belt burned up, notice in neutral mower would not move forward or reverse, thnking transaxle is done, found transaxle model number 618-0073, new unit is 650 dollars to 700 dollars not

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Why do rear wheels of my John Deere self propelled

2009-8-12  Get shopping advice from experts, friends and the community! This is a John Deere 21" mower. Wheels lock out reverse movement after using the self-propel feature. Usually after several attempts to roll it backwards it releases the wheels.

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HRX 217 wheels locked when pulled backwards - The

2018-10-14  HRX 217 wheels locked when pulled backwards. Rear wheels lock when pulling mower backwards except when engine runs. I've taken wheels off and checked, cleaned and lubed the ratcheting drive gear making sure it was put back together properly. I put a vise grip on the axle and got it to turn a bit, just a little bit.

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HRR216K8VYA - Can't Pull Mower Backwards - FIXED

2020-7-29  I recently went through troubleshooting my HRR216K8VYA mower which had been having problems with the rear wheels locking up and not spinning backwards. Lots of searching tended to yield lots of conflicting messages as to how the system works, and random suggestions regarding what may actually fix the issue.

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Honda mower HRT216SDA won't pull backward -

2010-3-20  Honda HRT 216 won't go backwards. 30 year tech is right. If the transmission isn't fully disengaged the rear wheels will lock up when pulling backwards. Make sure that when you release the clutch lever that you let it snap open. This works every time with my mower. (Hrt 216) Allowing the clutch to fully disengage.

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The Rear Wheels Will Not Turn on My Honda Lawn Mower ...

2021-9-24  The Rear Wheels Will Not Turn on My Honda Lawn Mower. When the rear wheels on your Honda lawn mower are out of commission, the grass is free to grow to the rafters until you take charge of the ...

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The rear wheels on my craftsman riding lawnmower wont

Get shopping advice from experts, friends and the community! I parked the lawnmower, powered it off, got off, and empty the bagger... went to push the lawnmower into the garage and the back wheels will not turn whatsoever. Check ebrake and it wasnt engaged, made sure everything was in correct position, powered up... nothing works. Killed myself as I lifted backend and wife

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Honda Lawn Mower Repair Manual Free

2021-8-25  Mower Rear Wheels Will Not Roll Backwards THE REAL FIX Honda GCV160 Valve Replace HRB 215 HONDA Lawnmower (plastic deck type) Wont START Starts then DIES ~ RUNS with CHOKE on only ~ Lawn Mower Carburetor Installation Nightmare! Honda GVC160 5.5HP Who Designed this thing? Honda HRR 216 Replace Wheel And Drive Gear

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Honda mowers can't be pulled backwards Bob Is The Oil

2018-7-26  Jul 26, 2018. #1. Honda self propelled mowers have an inherent design problem, they can't be pulled backwards. This is Honda mowers, not Honda engines. If you release the self propelled lever, paddles, so the mower is not moving forward, you can't pull it backwards. If the engine is not running, you can still not pull it backwards.

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HRX 217 wheels locked when pulled backwards - The

2018-10-14  HRX 217 wheels locked when pulled backwards. Rear wheels lock when pulling mower backwards except when engine runs. I've taken wheels off and checked, cleaned and lubed the ratcheting drive gear making sure it was put back together properly. I put a vise grip on the axle and got it to turn a bit, just a little bit.

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Toro Self Propel Problem - Wheels Jammed?

2021-9-13  Took the rear drive wheels off my 2006 model 20017 and found the gears were rusted keeping the wheels from turning freely backwards when pulled. Cleaned them up, put some grease on them and she runs like a champ. Do not, under any circumstances, use a hose to wash off the deck or the underside of the mower.

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Drive wheel problem on rear wheel drive lawn mower 917 ...

2012-10-4  Get shopping advice from experts, friends and the community! The right wheel on this mower is not engaging. I can replace the parts in the drive but am unsure of which part is the issue. All the parts appear to be in good conditon. The pawl is new.

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How to Troubleshoot a Murray Mower That Won't Move

2021-9-26  Step 1. Check the drive belt that is located just above the mower deck. Follow the belt as it wraps around the deck and to pulleys under the engine and the rear tires. Make sure the belt is secured to the pulleys, because if it is not, then the belt (and thus the mower) will not

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