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  1. #1

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    Troy-Bilt

    Stuck shift lever on a new Troybilt Big red.

    The shift lever was getting progressively harder to shift. Now it will not shift at all nor can it be shifted to reverse. I checked the drive belt. It's loose. The handle is frozen. New tiller, starts OK, can be pushed OK. The hi and lo speed lever also works.

  2. #2

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    Victa slashers & Push , Rover Rancher II's, Cox ( several ) & White LT120 + GT 200

    Re: Stuck shift lever on a new Troybilt Big red.

    Have a real good look at the shafts.
    The bushes wear then make the gears hard to shift.

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