Mower won't roll

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Old 08-07-08, 08:35 PM
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Question Mower won't roll

MTD Model 13A16736088 20HP 42" 7spd rider. Just got this mower as a freebee. The rear wheels won't roll, just skid. Put it in neutral, Gears in any gear. Haven't got it started yet, as it needs a battery. What conditions would cause this problem. Regards, Jerry
 
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Old 08-07-08, 11:44 PM
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The brake is probably stuck. Common on MTDs. Look on the side of the tranny at the brake lever and move it. If it releases, spray it a bit with lube and it should free up.
 
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