Had same problem with a 60 inch deck. I had to use my shop press. Yes messed up pulley looked like a pancake sounded like a 12 gauge when popped off but got tired of fooling with it and used my press bought new pulley no regrets good luck. Handy
http://www.millertire.com/products/lawn-garden-tires/24x-8-50-12/24x8-50-12-firestone-turf-field-4-ply/ Try this address. I haven't ordered anything from these people but found the link. Welcome to OTT. handy
Also if you will look at the deck when you put it on the mower you will have 2 brackets 1 on each side that will not attach these are the 2 brackets that you will neeed to use a 2x4 appx 3ft long to raise deck by hand and pull pin and washer off to attach these brackets to a 3/4 inch stud to...
If you will look at the top of the pto shaft where it connects to the mid pto (the very top) you will probably see a bolt hole where the bolt goes thru to hold the pto shaft on the top mine does same mower. Let me know. The message below also only applies if your deck hooks up like mine may have...
Wildfire like your new toy and pictures also videos. Im like Eric we could use some of your snow this way. I may have to head for the Smokie Mtn. if it don't snow before long. Eric Im doing great thanks for asking. Handy
NO one is stupid on this site except me sometimes. Go to your private messages and go to the bottom where it says quick reply and type in there at the bottom of their message and hit submit message and your done is a simple way. handy
Like it you put a lot of work in it and you can tell by the pictures before and after let us know how it does on the power side when you get a bush hog on it etc. Thanks again for the pics and congrads.;)handy