Why my mower does not self propel

Wont self propel

Top Reasons why your mower will not self propel:

  • Belt- The number one cause of your mower not self propel is that your belt is either stretched causing it to slip, seized at the pulley or broken.

  • Cable -Your cable might be broken, stretched, unhooked from the drive or needs adjustment.

  • Transmission- This is not a common occurrence but from either a manufacturing default, not greasing your transmission or simply the age of your mower the transmission can fail. At this point you want to weigh out the cost to replace the transmission or just buy a new mower.

  • Drive Wheels- Sometimes the gear on the drive wheels wear out or break. At this point he wheel needs to be replaced.