2146 pto belt ?: Cub Cadet  -- Other Tractor Brands Discussion Forum and Review 2146 pto belt ?: Cub Cadet -- Other Tractor Brands Discussion Forum

  parts   |   manuals   |   discussion   |   photos   |   podcast   |   reviews   |   specs   |   dealers   |   classifieds   |   contact   |   faq   |   myProfile   |   home          Login Now | Sign Up


FAQ:   What is a tractor?

Forum Index
New As Posted | Active Subjects



www.emerichsales.com - New & Used Equipment
          View Tractors For Sale!


www.partsbynet.com - Lawn and Garden Equipment Parts


Bernardsville Landscape Lighting
Click to Post a New Message!

Discussion Boards > Active Subjects > Messages as Posted > Cub Cadet Forum

Page [ 1 ] |
Reply | Pop Up Window Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo
 05-14-2004, 12:02 Post: 86043
lschultz



Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Cisten,Tx
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 14

2
Filter by User
 2146 pto belt ?

Got a 2146 with 38" mower.At 100 hrs pto belt broke.Put new belt on and burnised it in the way they said.This belt came off at 90 hrs.Put back on and at 100 hrs it broke-again.Got another belt and was burnising it in the way shop manual says.After about 3 times engaging pto it came off again.Put it back on and it sends to be working ok now.I replaced the spring that holds tension on the belt.Nothing is loose or worn that I can tell.Only thing I did is bend the belt guard down over the idler pulley it is on.It seems to be working but have not cut grass with it yet.I would think the belts should last longer than what the original did and the replacement for sure. 20+ ain't cheap.Anything to look for.Thanks.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us | Technorati | Furl | Stumble This

 05-14-2004, 13:14 Post: 86047
yooperpete



View my Photos

View my Photos  Pics
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Northern Michigan
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 1413
 2146 pto belt ?

I'm not familar with that model. I thought that was a shaft drive to the mower deck. My older models have a long belt going through a 90 degree bend before going to the deck. All of my belts have lasted a long time. I've gotten up to 1700 hrs. on one. The belt on the deck driving the other blades lasts a long time as well. They are prone to getting filled with grass and leaves debris.

Are all of your pulleys free moving (i.e. not froze up)? Do you have the belts adjusted too loose? Overtightening them will result in premature spindle bearing failure.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us | Technorati | Furl | Stumble This

 05-14-2004, 14:22 Post: 86054
lschultz



Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Cisten,Tx
TractorPoint Premium Member -- 5 Tractors = Very Frequent Poster
Posts: 14

2
Filter by User
 2146 pto belt ?

They don't make this model any more.I have had it probobly 2 yrs.I think it has been replaced by the 2166.It has a Lenmar 14hp engine on it single cyl vertical engine.






Reply to PostReply | Quote Post Reply to PostQuote Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo




Bookmarks: Digg It | Del.icio.us | Technorati | Furl | Stumble This

Reply | Pop Up Window Reply | Add PhotoAdd Photo


Page [ 1 ] |

Discussion Boards > Active Subjects > Messages as Posted > Cub Cadet Forum

Thread 86043 Filter by Poster:
lschultz 2 | yooperpete 1 |




Most Viewed

+ Cub Cadet yanmar ex3200
+ Cub Cadet 2130 Transmission Trouble
+ Cub Cadet 7274 specifications?
+ Cub Cadet 7205 PTO clutch problem (?)
+ Cub Cadet hydraulic transmission fluid
+ Cub Cadet 2130 mower deck won't engage
+ Transmission trouble
+ New Cadet safety feature is a pain!
+ Cub Cadet 7275
+ Cub Cadet 6284 Hydraulic problems

Most Discussion

+ Cub Cadet yanmar ex3200
+ Cub Cadet 7360 addiing rear hy
+ Cub Cadet 6284 Tractor Not Get
+ Cub Cadet Model 7235 will not
+ Optional Single Lever Control
+ Cub Cadet 7274 specifications?
+ Hydraulic problem on MMM
+ New Cadet safety feature is a
+ 7305 - Lack of power
+ Lawn Tractor Suddenly Dies

Newest Topics

+ No fuel to injectors
+ loader control valve parts
+ cub cadet 7235 front axle
+ New to forums and diesel engines having some troub
+ Broken clutch housing on 7275
+ Cub Cadet 2086 no crank issue
+ 7254 PTO Reverse Override and Instrument Panel
+ 2003 7254 cub cadet instrument panel
+ Loss Of Power
+ lt1050 mower clutch spins and pulls electrical plu